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  • Sadi, Sajid H. (Sajid Hassan) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2013)
    Since the time of the first philosophers, logic and observed human behavior have stood somewhat in contradiction. More recently, scientist have started to delve into decision making to understand why the way we act differs ...
  • Bickmore, Timothy W (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2003)
    What kinds of social relationships can people have with computers? Are there activities that computers can engage in that actively draw people into relationships with them? What are the potential benefits to the people who ...
  • Follmer, Sean (Sean Weston) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2011)
    In this document we present new tools for remixing physical objects. These tools allow users to copy, edit and manipulate the properties of one or more objects to create a new physical object. We already have these ...
  • Pinhanez, Claudio S (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1999)
  • Horowitz, Damon Matthew (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1995)
  • Wu, Michael Daniel (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1994)
  • Small, David, 1965- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1999)
  • Gray, Jesse V., 1979- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2010)
    In a task domain characterized by physical actions and where information has value, competing teams gain advantage by spying on and deceiving an opposing team while cooperating teammates can help the team by secretly ...
  • Arnold, Kenneth Charles (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2010)
    When programmers face unfamiliar or challenging tasks, code written by others could give them inspiration or reusable pieces. But how can they find code appropriate for their goals? This thesis describes a programming ...
  • Viégas, Fernanda Bertini, 1971- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2005)
    As mediated communication becomes an increasingly central part of everyday life, people have started going online to conduct business, to get emotional support, to find communities of interest, and to look for potential ...
  • Chang, Chao-Chi, S.M. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2007)
    People's daily lives are impacted by lots of dynamic environmental information, such as weather and traffic. Though most of this information is available on the Internet, there is no easy way for someone to access it while ...
  • McHenry, Bruce Alan, 1959- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1997)
  • Lin, Michael Chia-Liang (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2010)
    RoboScooter is the result of the design workshop "Concept Scooter Project with Sang Yang Motors." During the design workshop held in 2007, I proposed an electric folding scooter. There are two main features of this scooter, ...
  • Waber, Rebecca L (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2008)
    Marketing factors such as pricing and branding are known to affect people's judgments and expectations regarding a product. When the product in question is a medical treatment, this effect may modify the placebo response. ...
  • Mallett, Jacky, 1963- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2006)
    Recent research in sensor networks has made it possible to deploy networks of sensors with significant local processing. These sensor networks are revolutionising information collection and processing in many different ...
  • Fiore, Andrew Rocco Tresolini, 1979- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2004)
    Online personal advertisements have shed their stigma as matchmakers for the awkward to claim a prominent role in the social lives of millions of people. Web sites for online dating allow users to post lengthy personal ...
  • Resner, Benjaman Ishak, 1967- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2001)
  • Dinakar, Karthik (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2012)
    The scourge of cyber-bullying has received widespread attention at all levels of society including parents, educators, adolescents, social scientists, psychiatrists and policy makers at the highest echelons of power. ...
  • Hashmi, Muhammad Ali, S.M. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
    Critical discourse analysis (CDA) aims to understand the link "between language and the social" (Mautner and Baker, 2009), and attempts to demystify social construction and power relations (Gramsci, 1999). On the other ...
  • Haas, Jason M. (Jason Matthew) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2013)
    This thesis describes the production of Sanctuary, a multiplayer learning game to be played on two tablet computers. Sanctuary's principle innovation is the splitting of the user interface onto two tablets, separating ...
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