MIMS Final Projects: 2016

Track 1: User-Centered Design

A study of people’s current awareness of algorithmic personalization online and what practices they perceive as acceptable or fair.
Advisor: Coye Cheshire
Creating and reviewing interaction design principles for mobile VR (e.g., Google Cardboard, GearVR, etc.). How to design user interfaces and interaction...
Advisor: Kimiko Ryokai
Through user research we observed many blind smartphone users experienced difficulties navigating their phones and a voice user interface (VUI) could make...
Advisor: John Chuang
Visualization tools for instructors to monitor peer assessment in coursework assignments
Advisor: Zachary Pardos
Yakap is an ICT platform that aims to enhance the community-building and outreach capabilities of nonprofit organizations that support domestic workers in the...
Advisor: Jenna Burrell

Track 2: Online Sharing and Collaboration

Working with simple data management tools, like spreadsheets, BRIDGE aims to make information sharing easy for individuals or organizations with rich datasets.
Advisor: Robert Glushko
CardStak Logo
CardStak bridges your offline network to your online network. Create Staks for various engagements (events, projects, classes) and allow people to know one-...
Advisor: Steven Weber
Detail of Robbins MS 1, f.46r, a charter issued by King Philip III of Spain in 1599.
Use current technologies to improve access, deepen description, and build excitement around Early modern and Medieval manuscripts.
Advisor: Robert Glushko
Hipster Socrates aka Gadfly
We are creating an extensible automatic question generation service. Give our service any block of text and we will automatically return a set of related...
Advisor: Marti Hearst
What is a school of information?
The iSchool Review is a new publication designed to showcase the best work from students in information-centric professional programs. We are always seeking...
Advisor: Robert Glushko

Track 3: Platforms and Connections

People diagnosed with a rare diseases often have a lot of trouble finding a doctor who can effectively care for them. Et al. Health solves this problem by...
Advisor: Marti Hearst
Our final project aims to help users who want to better understand their mental and emotional health. EudaeSense tracks physiological signals and user activity...
Advisor: John Chuang
Hydrobase is a platform agnostic cloud-based hydroponic control platform.
Advisor: John Chuang
KoÀlacarte is a mobile app that helps users better understand the ingredients in restaurant dishes.
A private and secure way to collect and relive your memories