At MIT’s future factory, no idea is too crazy

For some researchers at the outside-the-box brain trust, the future can be seen in a sprinkling of sensors and video game software.

CNET October 30, 2015
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At MIT’s future factory, no idea is too crazy

For researchers at the outside-the-box Media Lab brain trust, the future can be seen even through a sprinkling of sensors and video game software.
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Amazon comedy series turns ‘Catastrophe’ into reality (Q&A)

From CNET Magazine: The real-life partnership of stars and creators Rob Delaney and Sharon Horgan mimics the one they crafted on screen — minus a four-day sexual escapade.
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T-Mobile may let you stream video without gobbling up your data

The carrier reportedly plans to let users stream certain services like Netflix to their smartphones, free from any limits on data. If true, the move could be an expensive one for the company.
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South Korean telco proclaims it will be world’s first 5G network operator

SK Telecom opens a fifth-generation mobile network research facility in South Korea, where it claimed it would be the first operator of a 5G service.
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A vote in the European Parliament sees politicians agree that Edward Snowden should be given protection in Europe — but that doesn’t mean he will be.
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