Technology

Mark Zuckerberg 2004
Research

Harvard Partners With Facebook For Tech Research

​More than a decade after its founding in a Harvard dorm, Facebook is partnering with Harvard and 16 other universities in a research agreement allow Harvard faculty members and graduate students to work with the social media giant.

Digitizing, Documenting
Libraries

Digitizing, Documenting

Camera operator Ying B. Li works to scan physical sheets of music into Harvard's digital archives.

Scan and Deliver
Libraries

Scan and Deliver

Librarians may scan over 7,000 pages each day to digitize the physical resources in Harvard's archives.

Scan and Deliver
Libraries

Turning the Page

​While Harvard's library digitization efforts have presented new opportunities for scholars to access and preserve sources for posterity, they have also brought their own set of challenges.

Harvard Medical School

With New Licensing Agreement, Harvard Hopes to Improve Cancer Treatment

Harvard has granted the Cambridge-based technological startup Magenta Therapeutics access to a suite of technologies partly patented by the University.

Allston

Harvard and Mass. Politicians Celebrate Life Lab Opening

Harvard’s upper crust and political elites celebrated the official opening of the Harvard Life Lab, a new biotech research and enterprise facility in Allston, with speeches and a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday afternoon.

College

Students’ Interest in Tech Careers Soars in Recent Years

The popularity of the the Office of Career Service’s Big Data Analytics & Technology Fair makes apparent the rise in the number of Harvard students pursuing careers in the technology sector.

Isaac Kohlberg
Scrutiny

Isaac Kohlberg

Isaac Kohlberg manages a staff of 50 who make all final decisions regarding Harvard's patents. Here, he laughs as he talks about forgetting his tie.

Isaac Kohlberg
Scrutiny

Isaac Kohlberg

Current head of Harvard's technology office, Isaac Kohlberg, says that his office's "mission [is] all about societal impact." Here, he sits at his own desk.

Marne Levine
Technology

15 Minutes with Marne Levine

Fifteen Minutes sat down with Marne Levine, the COO of Instagram, at the Intercollegiate Business Convention.

Octobot
Research

Assembling the Octobot

This is the world’s first completely untethered, 100 percent soft robot.

Admiral Michael Rogers
College

Admiral Michael Rogers

Admiral Michael S. Rogers, director of the National Security Agency, spoke with Belfer Center Director Graham T. Allison ’62 at the John F. Kennedy, Jr. Forum on Wednesday evening.

“Engineering and Entrepreneurship: The Internet of Things”
College

“Engineering and Entrepreneurship: The Internet of Things”

Don Busiek, senior vice president of computer software company PTC, gives a presentation during the “Engineering and Entrepreneurship: The Internet of Things” symposium. The symposium was hosted jointly by the John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and the Business School.

“Engineering and Entrepreneurship: The Internet of Things”
FAS

'Internet of Things' Symposium Highlights Use of Urban Data

​Chicago Chief Innovation Officer Brenna Berman highlighted examples of data-driven analytics leading to policy reform at a Friday symposium.

KT - IT Tech Fair
On Campus

KT - IT Tech Fair

Sara Romero ’16 tests out a virtual reality simulation at the KT-IT Tech Fair Monday afternoon.