Monthly Archives: November 2011

I am planning to take part in a contest for designing a new audio theme for Aalto University.

I’ll post my version on my blog once its finished. -Aki

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Lecture 6 9-11-2011

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City Sets in the World Design Capital Helsinki 2012 programme

The City Sets education, research and urban media art project has officially been selected as a part of the World Design Capital Helsinki 2012 programme. The project started as a multidisciplinary education and research development project of the Aalto University Schools … Continue reading

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Matatino framework between Arduino and Mac

Just found this nice framework for Xcode, which allows you to connect arduino with mac apps. iOS implementation coming soon too. More info from their website. Xcode can be downloaded for free from mac app store.

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Lecture 5 8-11-2011

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DAMN SEAGULLS AT BAR LOOSE ON 9TH DEC!

Damn Seagulls will be playing at the Bar Loose on 9th December. Tickets: 9/11€.

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Sewing components

I was talking with Carmen about how to attach the piezo elements to the sound gloves, and we were trying to remember the name of an embroidery technique used to attach mirrors to saris.  Well, it turns out it’s “Indian … Continue reading

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blinking LED without delay()

Andy’s step sequencer was coming along nicely until he added a delay to blink his LED to visualise the tempo.  The delay would slow down the whole main loop, meaning that all other readings (like push buttons) had to wait … Continue reading

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Installing Kinect on Mac Autumn 2011

The computers in Paja are Kinect-ready. You can plug your Kinect and start working. However, if you’d like to work on your own Mac, here is an amazingly simple way to install OpenNI and NITE framework in Mac environment. With … Continue reading

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