When sociable computing meets autism

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By Celeste Biever In a room surrounded by machines at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Media Lab, a group of students and professors is sharing a deeply human moment. On a video screen Amanda Baggs, a 26-year-old woman with autism, is flapping her arms, rocking, sucking on a pen and scratching household objects, part of an 8-minute film lifted from video-sharing website YouTube. “Far from being purposeless, the way that I move is an ongoing response to what is around me,