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3d glasses
2014-05-19 05:36:04

Garrett Staas for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The world of 3-D home theater has slowly expanded over the last decade with many attempts to try and bring a real world environment and feel to televisions. Although it may not be fully achieved just yet, MIT Media Lab researchers are inching closer to an experience that will allow the viewer to move into different positions throughout the room and gain a completely different perspective from the other. The MIT researchers —...

2014-05-15 12:43:33

Erik Brynjolfsson, Morris, Others To Discuss Wrenching Change From Business Digitization CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- NuoDB, Inc., the leader in webscale distributed database technology, today announced that CEO and Co-Founder, Barry Morris, will speak at the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium as a member of the "Big Data, Analytics and Insights" panel on Wednesday, May 21, 2014. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140515/87949) The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is...

2014-05-09 23:10:02

The MIT Enterprise Forum is the preeminent organization of entrepreneurs in the global innovation economy. Washington D.C. (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 To better address the needs of the DC entrepreneurial community, the MIT Enterprise Forum DC (MITEF-DC) is now offering a complementary membership program for qualified entrepreneurs. In addition, the MITEF-DC leadership has created two new programs for 2014 … a Speed-Mentoring Program and a hands-on workshop series. The first offering of the...

2014-05-06 08:45:23

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 11(th) Annual MIT Sloan CIO Symposium has announced Device42 as one of ten finalists for the 2014 Innovation Showcase as its datacenter infrastructure management or DCIM software represents a cutting edge solution that provides both strong value and innovation to enterprise IT. Device42 will receive key exposure to many of the world's most creative and influential IT executives at the Symposium on May 21, 2014. Device42 provides unified...

2014-05-05 12:25:51

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MIT Technology Review Events bring the media company's award-winning journalism to life through thought-provoking experiences, inviting attendees to probe deeper, examine data, and meet experts--hearing their opinions and discovering their work firsthand. The events attract the best and brightest senior-level business and technology leaders. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140304/DC75889LOGO The Digital Summit, which will take...

2014-05-02 23:05:19

Cambridge Semantics is One of 10 Finalists for the 2014 Innovation Showcase Cambridge, Mass. (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 The 11th Annual MIT Sloan CIO Symposium has named Cambridge Semantics as one of 10 finalists for the 2014 Innovation Showcase for its Anzo software suite which offers cutting-edge Smart Data solutions that provides both strong value and innovation to enterprise IT. Cambridge Semantics will receive key exposure to many of the world’s most creative and influential IT...

2014-04-23 12:30:12

Fattah will also visit brain research centers at Boston University and MIT as part of his Neuroscience Initiative WASHINGTON, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA), architect of the Fattah Neuroscience Initiative, will deliver the keynote address at the 2014 Neurotech Investing & Partnering Conference, this Thursday, April 24 in Boston, Massachusetts. Fattah will speak to more than 250 CEOs and business executives who are focused on developing...

2014-04-23 08:29:05

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, MIT Technology Review releases its 2013 list of 10 Breakthrough Technologies. Each year we identify ten technology developments that mark true milestones. The advances highlighted from the past 12 months all solve thorny problems or create powerful new ways of using technology. They are breakthroughs that will matter for years to come. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131106/DC11309LOGO Jason Pontin,...

exciton
2014-04-17 05:41:28

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online While excitons have been understood in theory for decades, the authors of a new Nature Communications study have directly observed these quasiparticles responsible for energy transfer in solar cells, LEDs and semiconductor circuits for the first time. According to the MIT and City University of New York (CUNY) scientists behind the research, being able to image the motions of the excitons directly could result in significant...

Nuclear Plants Could Withstand Tsunamis If Built For Life On The Sea
2014-04-16 12:56:34

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Modern-day nuclear power plants face two major issues: threats from natural disasters such as earthquakes and tsunamis, and finding available real estate near a body of water that could be used for cooling. A concept being presented at the Small Modular Reactors Symposium this week in Washington, DC could solve both of those problems. According to experts from MIT, the University of Wisconsin, and nuclear plant construction company...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.