Why social media has changed the world —…

MIT Professor Sinan Aral’s new book, “The Hype Machine,” explores the perils and promise of social media in a time of discord CAMBRIDGE, Mass.(MIT News office) -- Are you on social media a lot? When is…

“Alexa, go to the kitchen and fetch me…

New model aims to give robots human-like perception of their physical environments. Jennifer Chu, MIT News Office CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Wouldn’t we all appreciate a little help around the house, especially if that help came in…

Cloud IT Infrastructure Spending Continued to Grow in…

According to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Cloud IT Infrastructure Tracker, vendor revenue from sales of IT infrastructure products (server, enterprise storage, and Ethernet switch) for cloud environments, including public and private cloud, increased…