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Tapping Into The Emotional Internet

Wearables currently decipher physiological biometrics: heart rate, pulse, caloric intake. But in the coming years, we’ll see emotion-sensing wearable technology that clues us into specific human emotions. 729 more words


Augmented Reality, Gestures & The Human Element

Moritz v. Grotthuss, CEO of gestigon, has an articulate understanding of the state and challenges of AR technology.  “Over the past twelve months we’ve seen the first beta deliveries of augmented and virtual reality solutions,” Grotthus explained. 223 more words

Technology Of The Future

A Social Network Designed to Combat Depression | WIRED

SOCIAL NETWORKS ASPIRE to connect people, which is a noble but naive goal. When we uncritically accept connection as a good thing, we overlook difficult, important questions: Are some forms of virtual communication more nourishing than others? 189 more words


Mary Czerwinski

Research manager of  VIBE at Microsoft Research.

Webpage: http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/people/marycz/

Dr. Czerwinski works at the Visualization and Interaction for Business and Entertainment (VIBE) research group where her research focuses primarily on emotion tracking, information worker task management, multitasking, and awareness systems for individuals and groups. 429 more words

Researcher Spotlight

A brief note on affective computing

Affective computing is topic I have been circling deeper into for a few years now, even getting my hands dirty at times, which is rare these days. 96 more words

Affective Computing