Technology Review is hosting its seventh annual Emerging Technologies Conference, EmTech07, at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, MA. The conference kicked off Tuesday, September 25, 2007 and will run until September 27, exploring next-generation technologies and their impact on business and society. An agenda of the event is posted on our site, as is live video coverage of every EmTech session.
There will also be numerous professional bloggers covering the event. Listed below are links to blogs where conference news has been posted so far.
Owen Wilson, Valleywag
Recent posts: “Why Brazil’s not buying Negroponte’s laptops”, “Sky Dayton just wants to be your friend”, “Kevin Rose says Digg to launch headline suggestions”
Martin LaMonica, Cnet News Blog
Recent posts: “Brazil’s minister of culture calls for free digital society”, “Simonyi tells programmers to leave the Dark Ages”, “Social-media pros: we’re just getting started”
Other conference news items:
Matt Hines, InfoWorld
Article: “Tech giants chart research goals”
As the conference proceeds, we will continue to post links to blogs and news items from around the Web.
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