Joichi Ito to Be Named Head of M.I.T. Media Lab

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On Tuesday, the university plans to announce that Joichi Ito, known as Joi, will become the fourth director of the M.I.T. Media Laboratory, which was originally founded by the architect Nicholas Negroponte in 1985 and has since become recognized for its willingness to take risks in developing technologies that are at the edge of the computing frontier.

Joichi Ito to Be Named Head of M.I.T. Media Lab .