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Playing pinball with your mind

Playing pinball with your mind

Posted March 5th, 2010

Games, Interactive Art, Technology, Videos

Make: “To demonstrate the capabilities of the Berlin Brain-Computer Interface, researchers from the project recently hooked their EEG up to a pinball machine, allowing a lucky test subject to play the game using only their mind.” Matthias Jugel : “Live demonstration of a brain-controlled Adams… Read More

Technology

The changing image of spam

The changing image of spam

Posted February 28th, 2010

Internet, Science, Technology

(Image: BitDefender)New Scientist: “11-19 November 2008 – The innocuous word “please” was prominent during this week because of a spate of Nigerian lottery scams. The emails claim to bring news of a recent lottery win or unexpected bequest, and politely request – “please” – that… Read More

Typography

typeface

typeface

Posted February 23rd, 2010

Computer Art, Technology, Typography

Designboom: “While most people have a favourite typeface, mary huang’s typeface program creates a custom font basedon a person’s facial features. the application uses a computer camera as an input device, scanning the user’s face and translating this into a typeface. huang used a geometric… Read More

Videos

20 Years of Adobe Photoshop

20 Years of Adobe Photoshop

Posted February 20th, 2010

Computer Art, Design, Photography, Technology, Videos

Webdesigner Depot: “Photoshop has been a part of every web designer’s life since they picked up their first mouse.On February 10th, 2010, Photoshop turned twenty. To mark this anniversary, we’ve come up with an article that takes you through the evolution of Photoshop from its… Read More

Technology

tokyo / new york art beat iPhone app

tokyo / new york art beat iPhone app

Posted February 20th, 2010

Blogs, Events, Mobile, Shows, Technology

Designboom: “tokyo / new york art beat have just released iPhone apps – the tokyo art beat (TAB) app and new york art beat app – to match their web-site. What makes the app different from similar ones in NYC (it is unique in tokyo)… Read More

Technology

Google Goggles

Google Goggles

Posted February 18th, 2010

Mobile, Technology

Google: “Google Goggles is a visual search app for Android phones. Instead of using words, take a picture of an object with your camera phone: we attempt to recognize the object, and return relevant search results. Goggles also provides information about businesses near you by… Read More

Technology

The Ibap

The Ibap

Posted February 12th, 2010

Fashion, Satire, Technology

From the OhNo!Doom Collective

Videos

You Are What You Buy (2007) – Michele Pred

You Are What You Buy (2007) – Michele Pred

Posted February 9th, 2010

Digital Art, Mobile, Technology, Videos

Rhizome: “I chose to create an embroidered version of a barcode to represent how technology has become interwoven, fused with our lives and our identity- to represent how we have become one and the same with technology. Through new technology cell phones are now capable… Read More

Technology

Digital Billboards Transitioning to 'Anti-Static' Phase

Digital Billboards Transitioning to 'Anti-Static' Phase

Posted February 7th, 2010

Marketing, Technology

Mediaweek: “Large digital billboards are slowly transitioning to a new phase that might be referred to as “anti-static.” Campaigns are becoming increasingly interactive, allowing both consumers and advertisers to instantly manipulate imagery and information. Texting, news flashes, countdowns, competitions and snapshot postings are all part… Read More