My cell phone rang at 11:42a on Friday. Over the next twenty minutes, I received two notification emails and heard sirens. Indiana University had successfully alerted the campus to a faux emergency, as a test of the IU-Notify system.
Protocols were misreviewed, personal data was released without informed consent, researchers were given incorrect information. IRB problems now threaten HCI research in Bloomington.
We spent Wednesday afternoon at the fair. It was one fine day.
The fact that SproutBox exists at all can be considered the most important outcome of Bloomington Startup Weekend.
Startups are active in the Bloomington area. After working on their concept for two years, isocket is starting to put their advertising platform into action.