Matrix learning about the way we live #technology #education #innovation #thinkdifferently

Our world is data driven. We transfer information and communicate through binary, 1’s & 0’s. Our media, email and navigation relies on the web of data servers and information nodes. The percentage of consumers using mobile devices is raising exponentially. The researchers at MIT Senseable City Lab are utilizing this freely available data to learn

LIDAR technology leads to archaeological discovery #technology #history #discover #innovation

LIDAR technology was used in the archaeological discovery of Maya ruins hidden in the jungles of Guatemala. LIDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) remote sensing method used to examine the surface of the Earth. This survey technique, commonly used as a mapping tool in other applications, revealed remains of former houses, palaces, walkways and defences. BBC