Omicron shows the danger of treating coronavirus like an emergency

Almost 21 months after the World Health Organization (WHO) declared covid-19 a pandemic, the world is once…

How the Modi government wrecked India’s small businesses

The last five years appear to us as a series of 100-meter sprints for India’s small…

In MIT visit, Dropbox CEO Drew Houston ’05 explores the accelerated shift to distributed work

When the cloud storage firm Dropbox decided to shut down its offices with the outbreak of…

New 10-minute test detects Covid-19 immunity

Researchers have successfully developed a rapid point-of-care test for the detection of SARS-CoV-2 neutralizing antibodies (NAbs).…

Carbon nanotube-based sensor can detect SARS-CoV-2 proteins

Using specialized carbon nanotubes, MIT engineers have designed a novel sensor that can detect SARS-CoV-2 without…

Innovating delivery of financial services for Asian banks

The MIT Hong Kong Innovation Node recently hosted its annual fintech entrepreneurship program, called MIT Entrepreneurship…

Retrofitting MIT’s deep learning “boot camp” for the virtual world

Deep learning is advancing at lightning speed, and Alexander Amini ’17 and Ava Soleimany ’16 want…

Sharing stories of resilience

The rigors of an MIT education inevitably lead to academic setbacks. Now, students are also navigating…

East Ventures backs big data startup built by former Traveloka execs

Indonesia-based Bonza has also introduced a metric that measures how fast Covid-19 is spreading in an…

Tokopedia, Lazada offer disinfection services via Seekmi tie-up

Indonesian home services startup Seekmi said it’s seeing a high demand for disinfection services as businesses…