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NeuroXess made the list of MIT Technology Review’s TR50 for its silk-based minimally invasive implantable flexible brain-machine interface technology

WUXI, China, July 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — NeuroXess announced that it has been included in MIT Technology Review’s list of the world’s 50 smartest companies – the TR50 list – released on July 29 in Wuxi, China. NeuoXess was recognized mainly for its silk-enabled minimally invasive implantable high-throughput flexible brain-machine interface (BMI) system. It is the youngest company […]

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Astronomers at MIT pick up mysterious signal

DOUG: HEY, ASTRONOMERS AT MIT HAVE DISCOVERED SOMETHING THEY CAN’T QUITE EXPLAIN. ANTOINETTE: OK, IT’S A MYSTERIOUS RADIO SIGNAL PULSING WITH CONSTANT REGULARITY. STAY WITH US. THEY’RE CALLED FAST RADIO BURSTS, OR FRB’S, AND WERE DETECTED USING A RADIO TELESCOPE IN CANADA CALLED CHIME. SCIENTISTS SAY THEY USUALLY ONLY LAST A FEW MILLI-SECONDS. BUT ONE […]

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MIT Scientists Suggest Wild Plan to Ease Climate Change: Space Bubbles

Concerned that efforts to staunch the flow of excess greenhouse gases bleeding into our atmosphere won’t be enough to save us from a worsening crisis, MIT engineers have returned to a decades old vision to help ease the effects of climate change.   To buy time for weaning ourselves off our fossil fuel addiction, we […]

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NFT Problems And Opportunities Dominate Web3 Summit At MIT

NFT creators and legal scholars discussed NFTs ownership rights at the Imagination in Action Summit … [+] hosted in Cambridge, MA this week. Forbes On the heels of NFT.NYC’s 15,000 enthusiast, three-day event in Manhattan, a smaller gathering of top NFT, blockchain and crypto, movers and shakers converged in Cambridge at MIT’s Media Lab on […]

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Web3 Summit At MIT Shows Tech’s Enthusiasm For Crypto Is Unabated Despite Crypto Bear

The Imagination in Action Web 3 Summit brought innovators like Sandy Pentland in conversation with … [+] Esther Dyson, Janel Balis, Yat Siu, and Mike Federle together to discuss the transition to Web 3. Forbes Despite the chilly winter storm depressing cryptocurrency prices, digital asset entrepreneurs, developers, venture capitalists and enthusiasts gathered in Cambridge MA […]

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The promise of edge computing comes down to data | MIT Sloan

open share links close share links Cloud adoption has rocketed as companies seek computing and storage resources that can be scaled up and down in response to changing business needs. But even given the cost and agility upsides to cloud, there’s rising interest in yet another deployment model — edge computing, which is computing that’s […]

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Cloud adoption linked to stronger firm performance | MIT Sloan

open share links close share links When implementing enterprise-wide technology, executives want to be sure their investment will pay off — and rightfully so, given the time, money, and resources required to get new tech up and running. Evidence about the value of cloud-based services is often anecdotal, based on the experience of a handful […]

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A vision is realized: all 8 MIAA tennis finals at one venue (MIT) in one day – The Boston Globe

In accepting the position as director for the inaugural MIAA statewide boys’ and girls’ tennis tournament, Ron Ford had a vision: eight state finals, at a topnotch facility, in one day. That day is Saturday, at MIT’s duPont Tennis Court complex in Cambridge, with the Division 1 girls (Lexington vs. Lincoln-Sudbury) and Division 3 girls […]

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Global IDs CEO To Speak On Data Lineage In The Metaverse At MIT Symposium

As the visualization of data flow evolves from 2D screens to 3D landscapes like the metaverse, an enterprise data thought leader will educate senior executives on the evolution of data lineage into a 3D state. PRINCETON, N.J., June 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Enterprise Data Lineage is a ‘must have’ priority in the context of data […]

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MIT researchers uncover ‘unpatchable’ flaw in Apple M1 chips – TechCrunch

Apple’s M1 chips have an “unpatchable” hardware vulnerability that could allow attackers to break through its last line of security defenses, MIT researchers have discovered. The vulnerability lies in a hardware-level security mechanism utilized in Apple M1 chips called pointer authentication codes, or PAC. This feature makes it much harder for an attacker to inject malicious […]