CommuniTech is a volunteer-based initiative at MIT that, since 2000, has worked to bridge the digital divide – the gap between those who have access to information technologies and those who do not.
What is crowdsourcing and what is it not? Answers, along with plenty of context, are provided in the soon-to-be-published book, Crowdsourcing, part of The MIT Press Essential Knowledge Series.
In this modern form of forgery, certain email information is masked in an attempt to trick recipients into believing the message came from someone else.
On April 2, the MIT News Office reprinted a letter that Executive Vice President and Treasurer Israel Ruiz sent to the Academic Council detailing planned improvements in emergency preparedness, emergency communication protocols and network-security practices.
Pharos is an ID-card-based system that enables hold-and-release printing. There are two Pharos-based printing options on campus, aimed at different users.
Whether you’re at work, at home, or traveling, on a desktop computer or a mobile phone, there are a few good measures you can take to help keep your data secure.
MIT is committed to responsibly recycling its eWaste, from larger equipment such as monitors, TVs, computers, copiers, fax machines, and printers to smaller daily-use devices, such as mobile phones, pagers, CDs, and inkjet cartridges. Find out how you can help.
After a recent upgrade, MIT's WebEx conferencing service has a new URL and audio-only access number. MIT faculty, staff, and students can use WebEx at no charge.
Recycling or selling used mobile devices or computers? Learn why erasing data from your devices is important and get pointers on how to do it effectively.
At this event, sponsored by IS&T and Boston-area Adobe user groups, designer Rufus Deuchler will share tips and workflows as he demonstrates tools in Adobe Creative Cloud.