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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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28/10/2013 / MaxMSP

Created by Lasse Munk and Søren Andreasen, D.O.R.T.H.E. is a system of re-cycled components and a max/msp patch that creates music from thoughts written in the form of words and sentences. The system is built to control a number of ...
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26/03/2012 / Processing

This project by Manas Karambelkar, Momo Miyazaki and Kenneth A. Robertsen at the CIID explores how much of a language is silent. 'Silenc' is a visualization of an interpretation of silent letters within Danish, English and French languages done by ...
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10/11/2011 / iPad, 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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27/10/2011 / WebApp

Lines is based on a writing technique from medieval times developed by monks as a solution to expensive paper and tedious writing. The monks were writing in the centre of the page allowing enough space for others to annotate the ...
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04/10/2011 / Processing

The Frankenfont project by Fanthom (Ben Fry and co) is an edition of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein laid out using characters and glyphs from PDF documents obtained through internet searches. For each of the 5,483 unique words in the book, the team ran a ...
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26/09/2011 / Cinder, Mac, Windows

Textoy is a cinder app by Ariel Malka that is all about physical interaction with text and a slight touch of generative sound. Latest work in progress in the series of projects exploring interactive text and typeface, in this latest experiment Ariel has created an ...
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18/09/2011 / Games

2SLEEP1 is a playlist of audiovisual performances in text mode, designed to make you fall asleep. The idea is to show the music being composed in real-time along with typewriter-style animations. Both the music interface and the graphics are built up from ...
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29/05/2011 / iPad, iPhone

Created as a net artwork by Ted Davis, TEXT2IMAGE is both a web app and now iPhone/iPad app that explores the nature of digital media through the use of JPG format or better know as glitch. The app uses JPG corruption ...
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12/03/2010 / iPhone

Created by Ariel Malka, Chronotext is a growing collection of software experiments exploring the relation between text, space and time. One of these is the new iPhone application called Babel Tower. The app lets you visualize, in 3D, the Biblical ...
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29/01/2010 / Processing

Created by Diana Lange, this project is a visualization of Thedor Fontane's poem "Brücke am Tay". Included are 5 different applications, each one visualising the poem in a slightly different way. Built with Processing. More information at thesis.diana-lange.de + download the full ...
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19/01/2010 / WebApp

ASCIImeo (asciimeo.com) is a project by Peter Nitsch that renders Vimeo videos in three different textmodes. Here are some of Peter's favorite videos in ASCII: Metamorphosis by Glenn Marshall MOTOR / AMBIENT REEL by KU-SCHNEIDER Magnetic Ink by flight404 Still Run by DANTE NOU Look At Me ...
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16/09/2009 / Java, Mac, Windows

"Cubie" is a software application which uses ideas from puzzle games as interface to provide lap-top music performance. Cubie is basically played by inputting characters by typing. A text sequence input generates a music sequence, and inputting some lines makes ...
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07/09/2009 / Processing

Created by Ben Fry, The Preservation of Favoured Traces is a processing application and a infographic of changes made to Darwin's On the Origin of Species by the man himself over the course of 13 years separating first and last ...
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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 ...
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30/07/2009 / iPhone, WebApp

There are currently many note taking apps available in the AppStore. Apple has also finally added note syncing between Mail.app and Note.app with the iPhone 3.0 software release. For me, WriteRoom has been my writing tool of choice but with ...
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13/10/2008 / iPhone

Notes application on the iphone has done us good since the release of first generation iPhone. When the AppStore launch we have seen a large number of note taking apps appear that exceed basic set of features available in the ...