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US now says no new foreign students for all-online classes

There were more than 1 million international students in US for 2018-19 academic year, according to the Institute of International Education

25 Jul 2020 8:56 AM

Harvard and MIT sue Trump administration to save their foreign students

The latest rules force the universities' foreign students to leave the United States unless they attend at least one in-person course

09 Jul 2020 10:09 AM

Researchers develop crypto ID tag to spot counterfeits

The novel ID tag is millimetre-sized and runs on low levels of power by photovoltaic diodes.

24 Feb 2020 6:53 AM

MIT scientists invent affordable smart diapers

The device is even capable of sending an alert to the caregivers when the toddler has finally done its thing.

15 Feb 2020 7:48 AM

This AI tool can edit images with common sense

It is believed that the tool could help improve fake image identification techniques.

03 Jul 2019 7:30 AM


This AI driven robot can touch and feel

Researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory have come up with predictive artificial intelligence.

18 Jun 2019 11:28 AM

MIT’s new Mini Cheetah robot can do backflips

The new Mini Cheetah is also capable of walking upside-down, much to the horror of the onlookers.

05 Mar 2019 2:31 PM

Facebook, MIT join hands to assign addresses to people

Google too made efforts in the past to solve the issue of unaddressed rural lands.

03 Dec 2018 9:08 AM

New system lets you control robots with brain waves, hand gestures

By monitoring brain activity, the new system can detect in real time if a person notices an error as a robot does a task.

20 Jun 2018 1:23 PM

This new device can now transcribe words in your head

The device would allow one to interact with computing devices without having to physically type into them.

09 Apr 2018 4:32 PM


New 3D printer claims 10X speed than conventional ones

While most of the common printers may fabricate a few Lego-sized bricks in one hour, the new model can print it just few minutes.

30 Nov 2017 4:18 PM

Knowing how badly you want something is literally 'child's play'

This ability requires integrating information about both the costs of obtaining a goal and the benefit gained by the person seeking it.

26 Nov 2017 9:20 AM

New smart bandage for better, faster healing

A single bandage could accommodate multiple medications tailored to a specific type of wound.

07 Oct 2017 3:07 PM

Rapid low-cost test for Zika, dengue developed

The test can tell Zika from dengue, and also can distinguish among four different strains of dengue.

28 Sep 2017 1:14 PM

AI to help Twitter detect sarcasm in tweets

New AI system can detect sarcasm in tweets better than humans.

09 Aug 2017 8:26 AM


Now, a way to initiate automatic image retouching on your phone

The latest system can apply a range of styles in real-time, so that the viewfinder displays the enhanced image.

06 Aug 2017 9:38 AM

Chips the size of miniature drones

Method for designing efficient computer chips may get miniature smart drones off the ground.

16 Jul 2017 2:41 PM

Apple's Cook tells MIT graduates - temper technology with humanity

Science is worthless if it isn't motivated by basic human values and the desire to help people, Tim Cook told graduates of the MIT.

10 Jun 2017 7:56 AM

New technique to make prosthetic limbs feel more natural

The MIT team set out to recreate these agonist-antagonist muscle relationships.

05 Jun 2017 5:33 PM

Google wants musicians, machines to create "new kind of art"

Google wants musicians to collaborate with artificial intelligence (AI) and produce new kind of art.

30 Mar 2017 11:04 AM