So, less than THREE WEEKS until CPW! All of us in the office are working hard to prepare and plan for the weekend. If you’re planning on coming to CPW and haven’t registered yet, remember to log in to your MyMIT account and sign up by April 2nd. For those that haven’t decided yet, come! It’ll be loads of fun, I promise.
I thought I’d take a break from planning to post a quick blog entry; I recently saw this amazing TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) talk by MIT Professor Pattie Maes about a very cool, wearable device called “Sixth Sense.” She, along with her research group (including one of her grad students, Pranav Mistry, who she calls “the genius behind Sixth Sense”), has developed this “Minority Report”-esque gadget, which she demos and describes in the video.
Check it out! It’s pretty awesome: