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28/07/2014 / News

School for poetic computation (SFPC) recently opened a new call for participants for the Fall 2014 term. SFPC is a small program run by a group of artists in New York City. Our classes cover a wild mix of technical, ...
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04/08/2013 / News

When @Julian0liver, @Artur0Castro and @ObviousJim finally get to work on Google's most wanted/feared device. In the studio with @obviousjim and @artur0castro getting the hang of installing Android apps on Google glass. — Julian Oliver (@julian0liver) August 3, 2013 Julian Oliver is an artist and Critical ...
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01/08/2013 / Games, News

Everyday is Play is a book on Kickstarter that celebrates the two and a half decades of video games. Designed and curated by Matthew Kenyon, graphic designer and developer from Huddersfield - UK, the book unites artists and gamers across the globe through ...
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25/07/2013 / HOLO, News

We are pleased to announce the launch of CreativeApplications.Net's Shop and the pre-order option of CAN's upcoming sister publication, HOLO magazine (which we Kickstarted successfully last December). HOLO is a semiannual periodical exploring the creative intersection of art, science and technology. ...
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24/01/2013 / News

Google co-founder Sergey Brin was recently photographed riding the NYC subway sporting a stealthy head-to-toe black outfit and a prototype pair of Google Glass eyewear. There has been some speculation that this man in black represents the future of augmented reality ...
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19/12/2012 / Featured, News

It’s that time of the year when we slowly begin wrapping up the 2012. Before we say goodbye, take a short but well deserved break, lets take a quick moment to look back at some of the best and most memorable ...
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04/12/2012 / News, Theory

We have already seen what CAN would be like if it was a magazine but what about Radio? Well, we are quite confident that if we ever did that, Artists in Laboratories on ResonanceFM by our dear friend Regine Debatty ...
    Emily Jacir – Mateiral for a Film

07/09/2012 / News, Theory

Emily Jacir – Mateiral for a Film How might we explain the ascent, pervasiveness and popular appeal of digital art? This is not the question that CUNY Graduate Center associate professor Claire Bishop chose to answer in her recent "Digital Divide" ...
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30/08/2012 / News

CAN is very selective when choosing what goes on the blog and what doesn't. This can sometimes be a difficult task forcing us to make some hard choices. Until now we have used Twitter or Facebook to share those links ...
    UP Festival – Makeathon

13/08/2012 / News

Over the last few years there has been no shortage of festivals and RFPs exploring themes of 'urban hacking'. That said, every now and then a gem comes along. A hyper-organized call for proposals organized by San Francisco's Gray Area ...
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09/08/2012 / News, Other

Presenting at SIGGRAPH earlier this week, Disney researchers showed off REVEL, experimental technology for adding virtual textures to everyday objects using electrical charge. You can touch two-dimensional objects, projections or objects in the distance and receive sensation of touching a texture or ...
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23/07/2012 / News, Processing

For the second time this year we are very pleased to welcome our dear friends YouWorkForThem as the sponsors of CreativeApplications.Net. Today we share a little story about how Proce55ing typeface came to be and how the same two people, 8k miles ...
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13/07/2012 / News

We've heard a lot about Higgs Boson particle and CERN in the last few weeks but very little about a very interesting programme running currently there with Julius von Bismarck as it's resident. Lunched earlier this year, the ‘Prix Ars Electronica Collide@CERN ...
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11/07/2012 / News

There has been no shortage of interest in unmanned aerial vehicles over the past few years. While the legalities of unchecked extrajudicial assassinations is probably not the primary concern of CAN readers, the creative (and critical) potential of semi-autonomous robots is. ...
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27/04/2012 / News

Interactivos?09 – Garage Science, photo: Alejandro Tamayo A call for proposals for the upcoming instalment of Medialab-Prado's excellent Interactivos? research platform has been posted and it looks quite promising. "Interactivos?'12 Dublin: Hack the City. Current and Future Needs" is being produced in collaboration with Science ...
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01/03/2012 / News

In case you've never seen or heard our dear friend and guest writer Jer Thorp speak on stage, this is a simple must. His talk from TEDxVancouver last November is finally online. Jer talks about the summer of 1985, when his father ...
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21/12/2011 / Featured, iOS, News

Another year of iPhone/iPad development but there haven't been many apps that have caught our eye as there have been in the past. Nevertheless few that stood above the rest, both in their conception and how they make us think about technology. ...
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23/11/2011 / News

How did we get from command line to computer interfaces we know today? PlosBlogs's NeuroTribes offers an insight into the sketchbook of Susan Kare, the Artist who's high-school friend Andy Hertzfeld, the lead software architect for the Macintosh operating system, offered ...
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22/11/2011 / News, WebApp

Upverter is a web service, similar to GitHub that allows you to discover, share and work on hardware. Taking full advantage of HTML5, the included editor has all the basics you have come to expect such as undo, redo, rotating, versioning, and ...
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10/11/2011 / iOS, News

Written by Peter Lunenfeld, The Secret War Between Downloading and Uploading is a book about using digital technologies to shift us from a consumption to a production model. After half a century of television-conditioned consumption/downloading, Lunenfeld tells us, we now find ...
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04/11/2011 / News

Our friends at Interactive Things and authors of Datavisualization.ch have just told us about their new pet project, called Substratum. It's a series of inspirational interviews with some of today’s most influential designers and artists. 10 questions per interview, 2 ...
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03/11/2011 / News

"New Art/Science Affinities" is a new publication focusing on artists working right now at the intersection of art, science and technology. Co-published by The Miller Gallery at Carnegie Mellon University and the STUDIO for Creative Inquiry, this 190-page book was ...
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04/10/2011 / Events, News

Since it's launch in 2008, CreativeApplications.Net has become a prime source for latest in new creative software and platforms. It continues to play an integral part in the debate about digital art and software. Inspiring thousands of visitors daily, CAN ...
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02/09/2011 / News

Below is a very early digital 3D rendered film (possibly the first one, ever). It was created in 1972 by Ed Catmull (the founder of Pixar) and Fred Parke with a little help from Robert B. Ingebretsen. The best part of this film ...
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30/06/2011 / Events, News

Tomorrow is the official launch of Written Images book, a project by Martin Fuchs and Peter Bichsel and a party to be held at LEAP, new gallery space in Berlin. If you haven't read about Written Images already, this and ...
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25/02/2011 / News

Fortune Boat Workshop - Lao Jianhua, V&A Designer in Residence The V&A and the Sackler Centre for arts education has just announced has a new opportunity, for a small group of designers/makers to have a studio at the V&A for six months commencing ...
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08/02/2011 / News

Created by KS12 / Emergence Collective, The Future of Art is a video shot, edited and screened at the Transmediale festival 2011 in Berlin. What are the defining aesthetics of art in the networked era? How is mass collaboration changing notions ...
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18/01/2011 / News

CAN just hit 1000 posts! Popular posts since launch: kinect-opensource-news, flixel-2-tutorial-flash-tutorials-games, arduino-servo-opencv-tutorial-openframeworks, limbo-games, n3-d-demo-openframeworks-maxmsp-objects, cinder-cinder-c, kinect-one-week-later-processing-of-cinder-maxmsp, record-makers-iphone, mycelium-processing and many more.. See also CAN Archives for categories or by month listing. Thank you for reading CAN! + Please SUPPORT in any way you can. --
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27/12/2010 / News

Created in collaboration with more than 70 media artists and developers from across the world, Written Images is the first of its kind, a 'programmed book', continuously regenerated for the digital printing process, offering each reader a unique experience. The team, including ...
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25/12/2010 / News

Have a great one fellow travellers! CAN. below: Variations for brass quintet (and organ) on a well known Christmas Theme by Andrew Sorensen Made with Impromptu,  an OSX programming language and environment for composers, sound artists, VJ's and graphic artists with an ...
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