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Emerging trajectories in art, science, and technology.

226 pages of conversation, research, opinion, analysis. Step into artists' studios and workshops to discover the faces, personalities, and processes behind important work. Learn more!

HOLO is brought to you by the people behind CreativeApplications.Net

    Commentry00

31/08/2009 / Flash

Commentry is an interactive 3d visualization of comments on a popular digg story. Created by Manuel Tan from uncontrol.com the flash application visualizes Digg's rating system combined with word counts allows us to see the status as well as health of a ...
    inexibit000

31/08/2009 / WebApp

Indexhibit is a web application used to build and maintain an archetypal, invisible website format that combines text, image, movie and sound. Created by Daniel Eatock & Jeffery Vaska and inspired by Daniel's left and right frame format back in ...
    multivid00

30/08/2009 / iPhone

MultiVid is a multi-screen synchronization playback solution for the iPhone and the iPodTouch. Instead of using a centralized video processor, MultiVid allows you to play videos simultaneously on a number of iPhones/iPod Touches. Using a desktop application for both Mac and ...
    dopplerpad00

29/08/2009 / iPhone, Sound

Created by Retronyms, DopplerPad is an iPhone sound application that allows you to quickly create and perform musical hooks, phrases and loops with a variety of custom synth and sample-based instruments. DopplerPad offers a unique take on mobile music production. It's clear ...
    asciiani00

29/08/2009 / Scripts

"Morph" by Skylined is an ASCII-animation in the browser, using JavaScript. The animations are made up of two parts. The first one is a "Morph" effect between four different ASCII logos and the second part being Mandelbrot fractal look-alike zoom and ...
    CAN Social Feed using Yahoo Pipes

28/08/2009 / News

In the last few weeks we have been trying to find the best way to aggregate CAN activities online. We have many followers and readers but sometimes some of our postings are missed. Twitter is a good example where you ...
    TheGraveyard

28/08/2009 / Games, Mac, Windows

Finalist in the category of innovation at this year's The 12th Annual Independent Game Festival, The Graveyard is a very short computer game designed by Auriea Harvey and Michaël Samyn (Tale of Tales). In The Graveyard you play an old ...
    musophobia00

27/08/2009 / iPhone

Inspired by the loophole in the rendering stage of openGL, Musophobia for the iPhone is an application that allows you to draw using a particle cluster of brushes. Instead of a single brush like you would expect in other drawing applications, ...
    colordialtimedial00

25/08/2009 / iPhone

colorDial and timeDial are two converter iPhone applications by Masahiro Kurokawa. Created using a dial interface, timeDial (free) application converts the unit of time where the colorDial gives you the color preview and the hexadecimal values of inputted RGB numbers. The ...
    ifound04

24/08/2009 / iPhone

iFound is a new iPhone application from tha ltd for browsing ffffound.com, very popular image bookmarking service and inspiration website. Released only hours ago, iFound allows you to browse public as well as if you have an account, see your ...
    youthbox004
The Youth Music Box, currently installed in the Royal Festival Hall, London, was commissioned by the Youth Music charity. It's a collaboration between Silent Studios, Chris O'Shea with music & sounds created by Resonate, to create a free, interactive musical experience, ...
    goodmorning01

24/08/2009 / Processing

GoodMorning! is a project by Jer Thorp, a Twitter visualization tool that shows about 11,000 ‘good morning’ tweets over a 24 hour period. Built using processing, using the ‘gathering’ client running for 24 hours collecting 1,500 tweets at a time, the app displays ...
    bugmirror00

23/08/2009 / Mac

BugMirror, created by Oriol Ferrer Mesià, is a screen saver for Mac that uses camera input to mimic swarms of housands of little bugs. The bugs react to camera input, trying to mimic what the camera sees. They are free to walk ...

22/08/2009 / openFrameworks

EyeWriter is the latest project from the Graffiti Research Lab, openFrameworksand The Ebeling Group: The EyeWriter. It is a low-cost eye-tracking apparatus + custom software that allows graffiti writers and artists with paralysis resulting from Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis to draw using only their eyes. The ...
    imandalart00

20/08/2009 / iPhone

MandalArt is an iPhone version of the Thinking Editor Mandal-Art which first run on Macintosh Hyper Card since 1995. It is a form of idea processor, outline processor, mindmap or GTD where your task/event management is arranged around ways to ...
    personas00

19/08/2009 / Flash

Personas is a component of the Metropath(ologies) exhibit, currently on display at the MIT Museum by the Sociable Media Group from the MIT Media Lab. It uses sophisticated natural language processing to create a data portrait of one's aggregated online identity. In short, Personas shows you ...
    cordy00

19/08/2009 / Flash

Coordy is a light Actionscript 3 layout framework which offers a simple way to organize DisplayObjects into various different 2d and 3d layouts. The layouts are light, powerful and virtual organizers that simply manage x/y/z coordinates of DisplayObjects - meaning ...
    stay00

18/08/2009 / Games, iPhone

Stay is a new physics game in the AppStore from Pete Anderson (weeatpeople.com). The concept is simple, keep your red object on the seesaw for as long as possible. You keep things balanced by dropping more blocks onto the seesaw. ...
    sonarruler00

17/08/2009 / iPhone

Sonar Ruler, as it's name might imply, is an app that allows you to measure distances using "sonar" pings. It works similar to how bats find their way around - by making little clicks and listening for the echoes that ...
    fractalexporer01

17/08/2009 / Mac, Windows

The Fractal Explorer plugin is a couple of Pixel Bender filters that will generate Mandelbrot and Julia set fractals to any power in real-time. Besides producing still images in Photoshop, things can really become interesting when the plugin is used in AfterEffects ...
    tiltshiftgenerator00

16/08/2009 / iPhone

TiltShift Generator is a new iPhone photo effector application by Takayuki Fukatsu. Currently in development and available in the AppStore soon, TiltShift Generator builds on Takayuki's previous iPhone apps (ToyCamera, QuadCamera) to deliver something quite unique. For those unfamiliar with ...
    doteditor00

15/08/2009 / iPhone

DotEditor is an iPhone drawing application that allows you to create 16x16 pixel art drawings. Similar to 32x32 pixel editor we reviewed weeks back, DotEditor is a full colour pixel drawing tool. You can create custom color palettes and use them ...
    looksdelicious00

15/08/2009 / Scripts

Created by Kunal Anand, Looks Delicious is a collection of visualizations for different Delicious users displaying their tagging behaviour. The looks del.icio.us project is my first attempt to combine graphics design with programming. The concept is to see how users develop and sustain ...
    spoke000

14/08/2009 / iPhone, Sound

Spoke is the new sound toy by The Strange Agency. Not your typical drum machine, Spoke is an easy drag and drop and arrange beats scratchpad. You place the beats along the cicrcular platter in the position that feels most ...
    unify000

13/08/2009 / Games, iPhone, openFrameworks

Unify is a new multi-touch block dropping puzzle game for the iPhone from Zach Gage. If you are unfamiliar with Zach, he created both SynthPond and Face It (currently in development), we wrote about weeks back. This time around, inspired ...
    nova

12/08/2009 / Environment, Objects

Inspired by the detection avoidance, or stealth technology, was one of many ‘developments’ to emerge from the Cold War, The Stealth Project is a installation by Squidsoup which explores the creative possibilities of volumetric (or 3D) visualisation techniques, and nontactile 3-dimensional interaction. In ...
    VN01 Oscillate

12/08/2009 / Flash, Mac, Windows

'Oscillate' is a screensaver created by Ben Stevens now available in both Mac and PC versions. A conceptual version of the traditional clock, 'Oscillate' is an animated graphic representation of a standard clock where each line represents a quarter, pulsing in quick succession to reveal the time. The ...
    processcompetition

12/08/2009 / Events, Processing

Rhizome & OpenProcessing have just launched  Tiny Sketch, a 200 Character Processing Competition. Tiny Sketch is an open challenge to artists and programmers to create the most compelling creative work possible with the programming language Processing using 200 characters or less. The ...
    chasethedotinsane00

11/08/2009 / Games, iPhone

The very popular free Chase The Dot game for the iPhone, downloaded over 1 million times is back in a revamped edition by the renown Universal Everything. The new edition named "Insane" maintains same simple principles but introduces new elements like the Double ...
    trianglefield

11/08/2009 / openFrameworks

Lukasz has just posted this wonderful video of a triangle field driven by perlin noise. Perlin noise is a procedural texture primitive, a type of gradient noise, procedural texture that is resolution independent (more on wikipedia).  Created using openFrameworks. Follow Lukasz on Twitter or Vimeo for ...
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