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2015-05-19 23:09:38

Smithsonian and Disney Keynotes and Workshops announced for IMMERSION 2015 in Paris this September Paris, France (PRWEB) May 19, 2015 The

2015-05-18 08:34:26

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard today announced a $10 million gift from the Gerstner Family Foundation that will expand cancer research at Broad

2015-05-14 08:40:56

'Granddaddy' of all business plan competitions celebrates its 25th anniversary CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Raptor Maps, a startup building and operating drone

2015-05-12 23:04:44

New Short Course for Design, Manufacturing, and R&D Professionals Runs July 20-24, 2015 CAMBRIDGE, Mass.

MIT Seabot
2015-05-08 14:04:24

Many an ardent Trekkie dreams of seeing their favorite fictional world become reality. The dream just came closer. MIT scientists have built a “Seabot” system that mirrors the workings of Star Trek’s Starship Enterprise. MIT engineers developed “cognitive” control algorithms for underwater robots allowing them to plan underwater missions autonomously. Brian Williams, professor of aeronautics and astronautics at MIT, helped model the system and even named it Enterprise.

2015-05-05 23:07:48

Sqrrl's Big Data Analytics solution for cybersecurity investigations continues to garner awards. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) May 05, 2015 The 12th Annual

2015-05-04 08:35:00

IT Business Analytics Solution Earns Prestigious Recognition from MIT Panel CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The 12(th) Annual

2015-04-28 08:33:34

SEATTLE, April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MIT Enterprise Forum Northwest announces "

2015-04-25 11:06:32

Researchers from the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory are working on a new software system capable of correctly diagnosing cancer in a patient and even determining which type he or she has, potentially speeding up the treatment process.

memory access attacks
2015-04-23 10:42:25

A team of MIT engineers and computer science experts that developed a method for thwarting cyberattacks in the cloud two years ago have adapted their technique for use in computer chips, keeping hackers from swiping your data without having to gain access to it.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.