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Brainstorming energy-saving hacks on Satori, MIT’s new supercomputer

Mohammad Haft-Javaherian planned to spend an hour at the Green AI Hackathon — just long enough to get acquainted with MIT’s...

Feb 11 · 3 min read >

Hey Alexa! Sorry I fooled you …

A human can likely tell the difference between a turtle and a rifle. Two years ago, Google’s AI wasn’t...

Feb 7 · 2 min read >

A college for the computing age

The mission of the MIT Stephen A. Schwarzman College of Computing is to address the opportunities and challenges of...

Feb 4 · 9 min read >

MIT launches master’s in data, economics, and development policy, led by Nobel laureates

This week, the first cohort of 22 students begin classes in MIT’s new master’s program in Data, Economics, and...

Feb 4 · 2 min read >

A smart surface for smart devices

We’ve heard it for years: 5G is coming.  And yet, while high-speed 5G internet has indeed slowly been rolling...

Feb 3 · 2 min read >

Testing the waters

In 2010, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began restoring the Broad Meadows salt marsh in Quincy, Massachusetts. The...

Jan 28 · 3 min read >

The new front against antibiotic resistance

After Alexander Fleming discovered the antibiotic penicillin in 1928, spurring a “golden age” of drug development, many scientists thought infectious...

Jan 23 · 3 min read >

Study: State-level adoption of renewable energy standards saves money and lives

In the absence of federal adoption of climate change policy, states and municipalities in the United States have been...

Jan 22 · 8 min read >

Toyota is recalling almost 700,000 vehicles that could stall while being driven

The recall covers 2018-2019 model year Lexus LS 500, LC 500, RC 350, RC 300, GS 350, IS 300,...

Jan 15 · 6 sec read >

Glorious PC Gaming Race’s Model D mouse is now available

We’ve already seen accessories such as the Glorious Modular Mechanical Gaming Keyboard and Glorious Model O mouse from the...

Jan 15 · 12 sec read >