A smart thermostat quickly learns to optimize building microclimates for both energy consumption and user preference.
Dec. 18, 2020 • ~6 min
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Everactive provides an industrial “internet of things” platform built on its battery-free sensors.
Aug. 20, 2020 • ~8 min
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An MIT system uses wireless signals to measure in-home appliance usage to better understand health tendencies.
May 18, 2020 • ~6 min
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Tiny, battery-free ID chip can authenticate nearly any product to help combat losses to counterfeiting.
Feb. 20, 2020 • ~8 min
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External system improves phones’ signal strength 1,000 percent, without requiring extra antennas.
Feb. 3, 2020 • ~4 min
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Associate Professor Yury Polyanskiy is working to keep data flowing as the “internet of things” becomes a reality.
Jan. 11, 2020 • ~9 min
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Connected devices can now share position information, even in noisy, GPS-denied areas.
Oct. 2, 2019 • ~9 min
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RFID-based devices work in indoor and outdoor lighting conditions, and communicate at greater distances.
Sept. 27, 2019 • ~8 min
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Efficient chip enables low-power devices to run today’s toughest quantum encryption schemes.
March 1, 2019 • ~8 min
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Design can “learn” to identify plugged-in appliances, distinguish dangerous electrical spikes from benign ones.
June 15, 2018 • ~9 min
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