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DAILY INNOVATION BRIEF by Maryanne Kane, Journalist

  DAILY INNOVATION BRIEF                                                                                                          By Journalists Edward Kane & Maryanne Kane MONKEY BUSINESS - DEVELOPING INTERACTIVE SYSTEMS FOR ANIMALS Source:  Stock images & UGlasgow                                             Source:  Win University of Glasgow scientists are conducting 1st-of-a-kind research to empower 3 monkeys to choose music or video by selecting infrared sensors on a player What computer scientist Dr. Ilyene Hirskyj-Douglas of UGlasgow is developing is an interactive computer system that lets monkeys watch videos or listen to music The potential is amazing:  interactive computer systems to enrich the lives of zoo animals, in particular, through new activities  Dr.Hirskyj-Douglas' research started with 3 Sakis monkeys at a zoo in Finland She's already learned that they prefer audio only, like music, to video content, like underwater scenes or abstract shapes Furtherm