Pattie Maes + Pranav Mistry

Meet the SixthSense interaction

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Filmed Jan 2009 at TED2009
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This demo — from Pattie Maes' lab at MIT, spearheaded by Pranav Mistry — was the buzz of TED. It's a wearable device with a projector that paves the way for profound interaction with our environment. Imagine "Minority Report" and then some.

Pattie Maes
/ Researcher

As head of the MIT Media Lab's Fluid Interfaces Group, Pattie Maes researches the tools we use to work with information and connect with one another.  Full bio.

Pranav Mistry
/ Director of research, Samsung Research America

As an MIT grad student, Pranav Mistry invented SixthSense, a wearable device that enables new interactions between the real world and the world of data.  Full bio.

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