Hyde Park Herald

Hyde Park Herald

A new exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry lets visitors grasp the hands-on and present possibilities of wearable technologies and think of the spectacular possibilities ahead. "Wired to …

27 March 2019

Chicago Sun Times

Chicago Sun Times

From afar, Richard Browning — dressed in snug, all-black attire and with smoke billowing near his feet — resembled a mime standing over a smoldering fire. Then the scream of four miniature jet engines …

21 March 2019

PR Newswire

PR Newswire

The Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago (MSI) announces the opening of Wired to Wear, the first-ever exhibit dedicated to the future of wearable technology. The 8,000 square foot exhibit brings …

21 March 2019

Crain's Business Magazine

Crain's Business Magazine

Self-lacing sneakers, a jet suit that can travel 30 miles an hour and a headdress that uses brain waves to change color are among the 100 or so wearable fashion pieces on exhibit at The Museum of …

21 March 2019

UIC Computer Science Department News

UIC Computer Science Department News

A jet suit that can travel more than 30 miles per hour and ascend to 12,000 feet. Self-lacing sneakers. And a jacket that allows its wearer to navigate by using vibrations to alert them to obstacles …

14 March 2019

Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune

The city of Chicago is launching a new hub for manufacturers, and maker haven Catalyze Chicago will be at its heart. Catalyze has been working with World Business Chicago for about a year on the …

10 August 2016

Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune

The vibrations are gentle at first, like a text coming through to a pocketed phone. But the intensity increases — almost like the hair rising on the back of your neck when someone's following you. …

23 March 2016

UIC News

UIC News

A device that can help the blind see and save the lives of firefighters, police officers and soldiers. That’s how UIC doctoral student Victor Mateevitsi pitched an invention that senses for you when …

9 February 2016

Canaltech

Canaltech

A realidade virtual e a aumentada estão cada vez mais perto de nós. Projetos como o Oculus Rift e o PlayStation VR já têm data para chegar às lojas e o ambicioso HoloLens segue demonstrando as várias …

19 October 2015

CNET

CNET

If augmented reality could be a shared experience, it could change the way we will use the technology. Something along these lines is currently in development at a Microsoft laboratory run by Jaron …

13 October 2015

Daily Mail

Daily Mail

The technology to transform yourself into your favourite superhero is quickly becoming a reality - thankfully without the outlandish Lycra wardrobe. From gloves that let you scale skyscrapers like …

22 May 2015

ChicagoInno

ChicagoInno

There’s wearable tech, and then there’s the device a team of University of Illinois at Chicago PHD students have created that’s capable of a lot more than surfing the web and checking your health …

8 October 2014

Crain's Chicago Business

Crain's Chicago Business

Handed a $500 budget for a class project at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Victor Mateevitsi did something his teammates on his amateur hockey team would be proud of: He developed something to …

4 May 2014

NewsMonkey

NewsMonkey

Spider-man is ‘maar’ een tekenfilmfiguurtje? Not so fast. Met zeven ultrasonische sensoren kan een persoon detecteren wat zijn richting uitkomt nog voor hij het kan zien of horen, zoals de ‘spider …

3 January 2014

BuzzFeed

BuzzFeed

Seven different ultrasonic sensors wired to detect nearby objects exert pressure on tiny robotic arms sewn into the "spider sense" suit made by Victor Mateevitsi. When the sensors detect movement, …

3 December 2013

Deadline

Deadline

The Science and Technology Council of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has selected five students to participate in its 2013 summer internship program, with placements at the Tech …

19 June 2013

New Scientist

New Scientist

When firefighters enter a burning building, they usually go in blind. Smoke often shrouds their view and it can be hard to know exactly where they are, or where the fire is. A virtual reality project …

18 June 2013

UIC News

UIC News

Victor Mateevitsi is taking his imagination to Pixar Animation Studios. Mateevitsi’s SpiderSense, a suit that allows users to sense — without seeing — obstacles around them, recently received …

17 April 2013

Sohu.com

Sohu.com

据国外媒体报道,一项新的虚拟现实(VR)系统将可以实现“想象”中的情形。测试人员佩戴一个VR头盔,当他在现实房间里环绕走动时,该设备将追踪测试者的身体与头部移动方位,从而引导他在一个无穷尽的虚拟空间里行走。虚拟世界中的房间与走廊都是随着佩戴者所处现实空间大小而自动生成的,就像巨型视频游戏一样无穷无尽,这将使测试人员永远不会两次进入同一个地方。

12 April 2013

New Scientist

New Scientist

STEP into the labyrinth. Imagine physically wandering through the many rooms and corridors of an endless maze, never seeing the same place twice – but without actually leaving your living room. This …

5 April 2013

Helix Magazine

Helix Magazine

Have you ever wanted superpowers? Students at the University of Illinois at Chicago have built a suit mimicking Spider-Man’s “SpiderSense” by using sensory receptors to “feel” their environment. The …

28 March 2013

The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail

It's the invention of which comics nerds have always dreamed. A team of scientists at the University of Illinois at Chicago has created an extrasensory suit inspired by the Marvel superhero Spider-Man …

24 March 2013

ACM Tech News

ACM Tech News

University of Illinois at Chicago computer science, communication, and bioengineering students say they have created a suit equipped with sensory receptors that enable a wearer to "feel" their …

18 March 2013

New Atlas

New Atlas

In the Spider-Man comics and movies, the famous hero's "Spider Sense" warns him of incoming danger, which proves to be just as important a superpower as slinging webs and climbing walls. Now a group …

11 March 2013

Stuttgarter Zeitung

Stuttgarter Zeitung

Ausgewählte Forscher aus aller Welt stellen in Stuttgart Technologien vor, die dem Menschen zu neuen Fähigkeiten verhelfen sollen. Was manchmal wirkt wie Science-Fiction ist doch für den Alltag …

10 March 2013

An ninh Thủ đô

An ninh Thủ đô

Victor Mateevitsi, nghiên cứu sinh tiến sĩ thuộc Đại học Illinois, Chicago đang phát triển một bộ trang phục “Giác quan thứ sáu” có thể mặc được. Anh đặt tên cho dự án này là SpiderSense (tạm dịch là …

4 March 2013

Engineering.com

Engineering.com

“My spider sense is tingling!” Thanks to Peter Parker, we all know that means impending danger. Inspired by Spider Man’s famous 6th sense, students at the University of Illinois have designed a suit …

1 March 2013

Military.com

Military.com

A researcher is working on a suit that could give a soldier Spidey-sense that Spider-Man enjoys. That's right, the ability to sense approaching objects without looking at or hearing them. Victor …

28 February 2013

CNET

CNET

If Peter Parker's spider-sense ranks high on your list of coveted superpowers, you may experience a strange tingling sensation at news of a suit that alerts the wearer to the presence of nearby …

27 February 2013

WP Facet

WP Facet

Znany z komiksów o Spider-Manie zmysł pozwalający unikać zagrożeń doczekał się technicznej realizacji - informuje "New Scientist". Prawdziwe pająki mają bardzo czuły zmysł dotyku - pokrywające ich …

27 February 2013

Wired Magazine

Wired Magazine

Victor Mateevitsi, a graduate student at the University of Illinois at Chicago, has built a suit that alerts its wearer to approaching humans. Called SpiderSense, the suit uses a suite of built-in …

26 February 2013

Digital Trends

Digital Trends

As all comic fans know, what makes Spider-Man successful at this superhero schtick is because he’s known for more than the whole sticking-to-walls thing he’s named after. No, it’s all the other powers …

26 February 2013

Bright.nl

Bright.nl

Het SpiderSense pak is geïnspireerd op Spider-Man die een tinteling voelt als een hij wordt bedreigd wordt door gevaar, bijvoorbeeld als iemand hem wil slaan. De superheld kan daarmee de slagen …

25 February 2013

Star.gr

Star.gr

Δεν κάνεις απλά τον παιδικό σου ήρωα, πραγματικό αλλά αποκτάς τις υπερφυσικές του δυνάμεις… μέσα από μια στολή! Αυτή είναι η δημιουργία του απόφοιτου ηλεκτρονικών υπολογιστών από το Πανεπιστήμιο του …

25 February 2013

Ubergizmo

Ubergizmo

Qui veut avoir des super-pouvoirs ? Tout le monde ! Hélas, se faire mordre par une araignée radioactive n’est pas franchement une solution. Heureusement, la technologie fait renaître vos espoirs et …

24 February 2013

Ubergizmo

Ubergizmo

„SpiderSense“, so der passende Name des Anzugs. Er verfügt nicht nur über Mikrofone, sondern auch über Mini-Roboterarme. Die pieksen euch in die Haut, um euch in die Richtung des aufgenommenen …

24 February 2013

Gizmodo

Gizmodo

Who doesn't want real-life superpowers? Unfortunately, getting yourself bitten by some kind of radioactive spider isn't really the best way to go about it. But thankfully, tech is here to resurrect …

24 February 2013

New York Daily News

New York Daily News

With great science projects come great sense perception. A young science whiz — not unlike Peter Parker himself — created a true marvel with his suit, called SpiderSense, which he says enables wearers …

24 February 2013

Gazzetta.gr

Gazzetta.gr

Ο Victor Mateevitsi από το Πανεπιστήμιο του Ιλινόις κατάφερε και δημιούργησε τη στολή με ονομασία SpiderSense, η οποία ενσωματώνει ρομποτικούς βραχίονες με μικρόφωνα τα οποία μπορούν να στέλνουν και …

24 February 2013

Forbes

Forbes

In the comics, when Peter Parker was bitten by the radioactive spider that made him Spider-Man, he gained superpowers that gave him the speed, strength, and agility of a spider. But that's not all - …

23 February 2013

TechnoBuffalo

TechnoBuffalo

Victor Mateevitsi has built a suit that's so responsive users can "feel" nearby objects. In fact, the "SpiderSense" suit is so sensitive it elicits a tingling sensation in its users, allowing them to …

23 February 2013

Adevarul

Adevarul

Un cercetător de la Universitatea Illinois din Chicago a reuşit să construiască prototipul unui costum care ar putea să ne tranforme în două moduri: câştigăm câte puţin din capacităţile omului …

23 February 2013

Medill Reports Chicago

Medill Reports Chicago

A group of computational ecology students at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) recently traveled to the Mpala Research Center in Kenya to conduct experiments using computer technology to …

15 February 2012

Medill Reports Chicago

Medill Reports Chicago

Futuristic health care is being conceptualized at the Electronic Visualization Laboratory (EVL) at the University of Illinois at Chicago. EVL uses technology that may be applied to create the …

14 February 2012