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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!

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Created at the Tangible Media Group / MIT Media Lab, inFORM is a Dynamic Shape Display that can render 3D content physically, so users can interact with digital information in a tangible way. After the leaked video the project went ...
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01/11/2012 / openFrameworks, Sound

Some time ago Zach Lieberman posted code on the oF forums which allows you to show the pixels directly below the openFrameworks app window in a texture. This little app Satoru Higa (4nchor5 la6/rhizomatiks) uses the same method to create a music ...
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18/09/2012 / Environment

Visual artist Rafaël Rozendaal's body of work playfully parses web culture tropes while exploring the browser as both a site of experience and production. While most widely known for his prolific 'art website' output, what sets Rozendaal apart from many ...
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12/09/2012 / Objects, Other

Affordable hardware has it's benefits and problems. As cheap electronics become widespread and more available, we become less protective of them. No longer we purchase cases or try to protect them. Kindle, costing mere $7o  is one of those devices, your ...
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17/08/2012 / Objects, Other

Created by Yoichi Ochiai, Alexis Oyama and Keisuke Toyoshima, Colloidal Display is a peculiar projection screen that combines a mixture of two colloidal liquids to create a three dimensional membrane. A standard projector is directed at the bubble creates an image, which appears to be ...
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20/10/2011 / Cinder

T(ether) is a novel spatially aware display that supports intuitive interaction with volumetric data. Created by  Matthew Blackshaw (@mblackshaw), Dávid Lakatos (@dogichow), Hiroshi Ishii and Ken Perlin, the display acts as a window offering users a perspective view of three- dimensional data through tracking of head position ...
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26/08/2011 / Cinder, Featured

Last week The Mill unrevealed their rear projected, 5’x 3’ interactive touch screen which is an interactive visualization of their portfolio (spanning 20 years) developed in Cinder. What makes this screen unique is extensive effort behind design and software development by ...
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31/05/2011 / Objects

Beta is a fictional prototype by Lukas Franciszkiewicz addressing media influence and the decision making shift from individual to computer. Lukas divides interaction with the computer into three needs: finding and consuming information, the use of communication and mediation, and the ...
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17/03/2011 / Processing

In the last few weeks Ishac Bertran has been making experiments in the area of "Generative Photography". He describes the process where the digital drawings are sequentially projected on to a screen in a dark room and photographed using long exposure ...
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04/03/2011 / Arduino

Latest from the Teague Labs comes in the form of Computerless Arduino, small, inexpensive visual interface for Arduino that doesn’t require a computer to change the code, so you can take it with you and make awesome things anywhere. It consists ...
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07/02/2011 / Objects, Processing

The Dromolux MA Design Interactions project at the RCA by Ludwig Zeller addresses the possible increase in cognitive performance of future generations. This device is a speed reading trainer that flashes words at a high pace using a strobe light ...
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08/09/2010 / Mac

Devised by Erin Shirreff and programmed by Seth Erickson, Shadow, Glare is an exploration into how light might begin to change the nature of your "immaterial" computer desktop screen creating a subtle but effective illusion of passing light as you immerse into ...
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24/11/2008 / Mac, Windows

Do you find yourself occasionally lost in screen dimensions or do you just need a tool to measure how big things are on the screen? Do you find that the screen capturing on a Mac or PC is just not ...
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14/10/2008 / Mac

At times Menu Bar and the Dock might get in the way of your wonderful presentation. Get rid of them using PresentYourApps. Using built-in functionality of Mac OS X, PresentYourApps lets you hide the Dock and menu bar for every Cocoa application ...