After three successful editions in London, Helsinki and Berlin, the 2016 edition of the Symbiotic workshop will be held in Padua this year, September 29-30, 2016! The workshop is the primary venue to presents scientific works dealing with the symbiotic relationships between humans and computers and to discuss the nature and implications of such relationship, including … Continue reading

Project Morpheus promises a whole new world

Interesting article about the new Sony’s VR headset which will be made available in the first half of 2016. Source: The Guardian Project Morpheus is one of several VR competitors heading to market soon. One way Sony thinks it can combat the “future shock” of the concept is through social play. Photograph: PR Handout Two years after … Continue reading

Viper: the new era of “Things onto the Internet”

A team of engineers, designers, and creatives from University of Pisa and FABLAB Pisa developed VIPER, an easy to use development suite for the high level design of interactive objects, ready for the cloud and the Internet of Things. With VIPER, creatives, designers and professionals can develop in Python for Arduino DUE, Spark Core and Photon, UDOO … Continue reading

“Big Data is the fuel that will power human development in the future”

A very interesting article on the importance of Big Data was published a couple of days ago HERE (reported here below). Only five years ago the term ‘Big Data’ was confined to obscure tech blogs and IBM research papers. But today ‘Big Data’ is part of mainstream journalistic parlance, as a Google search for [“big data” … Continue reading

New CEEDs paper published in Frontiers

Read the full paper HERE Frontier in Neuroinformatics doi: 10.3389/fninf.2015.00002 Xerxes D. Arsiwalla, Riccardo Zucca, Alberto Betella, Enrique Martinez, David Dalmazzo, Pedro Omedas, Gustavo Deco and Paul F.M.J. Verschure In order to address the big data challenge of the human brain, researchers at the SPECS lab lead by Paul Verschure, have recently developed BrainX3, a … Continue reading

Microsoft HoloLens want to transform our world with holograms

Microsoft has revealed a new augmented reality headset, Microsoft HoloLens, a wearable computer that enables people to interact with three-dimensional holograms blended with real world. Everything you want to know about HoloLens can be found on its dedicated new website:

TODAY Human Interactive conference @ Goldsmiths

Human Interactive | i2 media research: applying psychology to unlock value in the commercial world. Jonathan Freeman (Professor of Psychology at Goldsmiths, Managing Director of i2 media research, and CEEDs project coordinator) will present at the Human Interactive conference today at Goldsmiths. He will showcase examples spanning UX in gaming, user responses to big data visualisations to aid … Continue reading

CEEDs in the new issue of Research*eu Results Magazine

A new article of CEEDs appears in the new issue of Research*eu results, which features highlights from the most exciting EU-funded research and development projects. You can download the pdf of Issue 36 (October 2014), which includes the article about CEEDs at page 35-36, from here: DOWNLOAD ISSUE.  

CEEDs project included among editor’s picks in Horizon Magazine

The article about the CEEDs project that appeared last week on the EU Horizon magazine is now included among editor’s picks. Read the article at:

  • FET project

  • EC funded

  • Under FP7

  • Project details

    Project number: 258749
    Call (part) identifier: FP7-ICT-2009-5
    Project Start Date: 1st September 2010
    Project Duration: 48 month