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MIT’s entrepreneurial ecosystem steps up to the challenge of Covid-19

Innovation and entrepreneurship aren’t easy. New companies are forced to make due with minimal resources. Decisions must be made...

Apr 2 · 4 min read >

The 2020 U.S. census: Time to make it count

The year’s U.S. census is taking place at a unique time in the country’s history. Many people, including college...

Mar 31 · 3 min read >

Supply chain outlook: The timing of the slowdown

With the Covid-19 virus disrupting the global economy, what is the effect on the international supply chain? In a...

Mar 25 · 3 min read >

3Q: Collaborating with users to develop accessible designs

Academic researchers and others have long struggled with making data visualizations accessible to people who are blind. One technological...

Mar 13 · 5 min read >

Events postponed or canceled as MIT responds to COVID-19

MIT schools, departments, labs, centers, and offices have acted swiftly to postpone or cancel large events through May 15...

Mar 11 · 6 min read >

Creating Peru’s next generation of data scientists

“Participating in the MIT MicroMasters in Statistics and Data Science, I have discovered new concepts and skills that will...

Mar 9 · 3 min read >

The elephant in the server room

Suppose you would like to know mortality rates for women during childbirth, by country, around the world. Where would...

Mar 9 · 4 min read >

Protecting sensitive metadata so it can’t be used for surveillance

MIT researchers have designed a scalable system that secures the metadata — such as who’s corresponding and when —...

Feb 26 · 4 min read >

MIT continues to advance toward greenhouse gas reduction goals

At MIT, making a better world often starts on campus. That’s why, as the Institute works to find solutions...

Feb 21 · 5 min read >