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Upcoming Project in Participatory Memory will Focus on Creating Interactive Digital Archives

06 September on Digitization, Multimedia & Digital Archives, New Web Technologies, Particapatory Memory, User Experience Design

Liza Potts, MATRIX Director of User Experience Design Projects, recently traveled to Paris, France in order to perform research and planning work for an upcoming project centered on the emerging idea of participatory memory. Participatory memory examines the ways in […]


MATRIX Hosts NEH-Funded Workshop on Archiving and Disseminating Born-Digital Dissertations

08 August on Digitization, Grants, Multimedia & Digital Archives, New Web Technologies, Uncategorized

On Monday, August 7th, MATRIX launched a three-day workshop aimed at identifying preservation and dissemination strategies for born-digital dissertations. Generously funded by an NEH Digital Startup Grant, the workshop is organized by Liza Potts (Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities at […]

Samaritan Archives Project Receives International Press Attention

28 June on Cultural Informatics, Digitization, Multimedia & Digital Archives, New Web Technologies, User Experience Design

On May 26th, the Haaretz Daily Newspaper, a popular Israeli news outlet, released a full-length article focused on the Samaritan Archive project, a collaborative endeavor lead by two U.S. researchers and universities: Dr. Jim Ridolfo of the University of Cincinnati […]

MATRIX Developers Participate in Lansing Give Camp 2011

27 March on Conferences, New Web Technologies

MATRIX developers participated for the second year this weekend at Lansing Give Camp, held at Impression 5 Science Center in Lansing, MI.  Give Camp is a great event put on to connect local web developers with non-profit groups who need […]

KORA 2.1.1 Now Available

07 January on Announcements, New Web Technologies

A new version of KORA has been released, version 2.1.1. It has been approximately one year since KORA 2.0 Beta was released and 2.1.1 builds upon it and the production version of 2.0 greatly. This version includes many new features […]

MATRIX Attends Microsoft Research’s Faculty Summit 2010

19 July on New Web Technologies

Wayne Dyksen, Associate Director of MATRIX, attended the Microsoft Faculty Summit 2010 at the Microsoft Conference Center in Redmond, Washington.  The attendees, all by invitation from Microsoft Research, included hundreds of university faculty from around the world.  The theme of […]

KORA-2.0.0 released

12 March on Announcements, New Web Technologies

KORA-2.0.0 is now available on the SourceForge website at https://sourceforge.net/projects/kora/files/KORA/. The new version includes: PHP 5.3 (and PHP 6.0) compatibility Improvement of KORA_Search sorting – sorting by KID and date now work as expected Additional checks performed at install to […]

New version of KORA is now available

18 January on Announcements, New Web Technologies

KORA-2.0.0-beta is now available on Sourceforge at http://sourceforge.net/projects/kora/ From the release notes… KORA-2.0.0-beta is the next major release of KORA. It includes multiple improvements and bug fixes, which are listed in the change log. Those upgrading from a previous version […]

MATRIX attends Google I/O 2009

15 June on Announcements, Conferences, New Web Technologies

Matthew Geimer, CTO at MATRIX, attended Google I/O 2009 at the Moscone Center in San Fransisco, CA.  The conference focused on many aspects of new technologies involving web development, as well as mobile application developlment and the Google APIs and […]