Interview for Mashable and The Verge on “The memory remains”

I’ve recently been interviewed by Mashable and The Verge to comment on a research paper that was published last week on the viewership patterns of Wikipedia articles about aircraft crashes: The memory remains: Understanding collective memory in the digital age, by Ruth García-Gavilanes, Anders Mollgaard, Milena Tsvetkova, and Taha Yasseri of the University of Oxford. The paper focuses on memory triggering patterns, […]

FBK ranks 1st in Italy for scientific excellence

Great news for FBK after the outcome of the evaluation carried out by the National Agency for the Evaluation of the University and Research System (ANVUR) on behalf of the Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR)! ANVUR evaluated 96 universities, 12 research institutions supervised by the Ministry of Education and 26 research organizations for the…

Our research on Nova!

Today the magazine Nòva – Il Sole 24 Ore talks about our research on how to motivate people to have an active lifestyle! The article talks about novel technologies that really meet people’s needs, presented @CHItaly ’13. Among these, there’s our Fitcity project and our conference paper on how to use Transtheoretical Model of Behavior change…