b<>com best Tech stories from around the web #20

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Once a week, b<>com provides you with a selection of the best articles. / Chaque semaine b<>com vous propose une sélection des meilleurs articles du moment.

 1. How Your Location Data Is Being Used to Predict the Events You Will Want to Attend by Emerging Technology from the arXiv on April 2nd, 2014 - MIT Technology Review
The next generation of recommendation engines will use your location data to suggest music festivals, sporting events, and conferences you will want to attend.  

2. Vive l’intelligence créative by Daniel Bô on April 2nd, 2014 -
INFluencia Les études ne sont pas seulement des outils d’aide à la décision mais des stimulateurs de créativité pertinente. Mais pourquoi et comment favoriser l’intelligence créative ?  

3. How Sounds Give Eyesight to the Blind by Thomas Klein on April 3rd, 2014 - EMDT
Sensory substitution devices (SSDs) might finally become attractive for the blind: The “EyeMusic” system translates camera views into musical soundscapes that the brain can interpret as pictures.

4. Jaunt wants to make virtual reality a platform for beautiful, immersive cinema by Signe Brewster on April 3rd, 2014 - Giga OM The frenzied interest in Oculus Rift has mostly dealt with its applications for gaming. A Palo Alto startup that came out of stealth today has other ideas for virtual reality.