Walmart Plans to Join the Metaverse With Its Digital Currency and NFTs

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Method for delivering immune system-stimulating drugs may enhance cancer immunotherapy

Stimulating the body’s immune system to attack tumors is a promising way to treat cancer. Scientists…

Richard Cohen: Pioneering biomedical research and education at MIT for half a century

Richard J. Cohen, the Whitaker Professor in Biomedical Engineering in the MIT Institute for Medical Engineering…

Your Google home speakers are about to get slightly worse because Sonos sued and won

Photo: Dan Seifert / The Verge If you have multiple Google smart speakers in your house,…

Professor Emeritus Jerome Milgram, a leader in ship design and hydrodynamics, dies at 83

Jerome Milgram ’61, PhD ’65, professor emeritus of ocean engineering at MIT, passed away at the…

The perks and pitfalls of creating prolific AI inventors

As more AI “invents,” they may become prolific inventors of the future. If patents are granted,…

MIT engineers produce the world’s longest flexible fiber battery

Researchers have developed a rechargeable lithium-ion battery in the form of an ultra-long fiber that could…

Xandar Kardian raises $10 million for contactless health monitoring tech

Xandar Kardian, a Toronto-based healthtech company, has secured $10 million in its Series A funding round…

Q&A: More-sustainable concrete with machine learning

As a building material, concrete withstands the test of time. Its use dates back to early…

Clearview AI is closer to getting a US patent for its facial recognition technology

Clearview AI is on track to receive a US patent for its facial recognition technology, according…