http://www.youtube-nocookie.com/v/vwRulz8hPKI&hl=en_GB&fs=1&rel=0&hd=1 Really nice work by Yves Behar for Puma to reduce packaging waste. “Rethinking the shoebox is an incredibly complex problem, and the cost of cardboard and the printing waste are huge, given that 80M are shipped from China each year,” Béhar tells FastCompany.com. “Cargo holds in the ships can reach temperatures of 110 degrees… Continue reading The New PUMA Fuseproject – Packaging as Branding
via youtube.com Steve Ward’s and Jeff Larson’s amazing twin musical Tesla Coils (Zeusaphones) play: Intro, 2001 A Space Odyssey, Ghostbusters, Mega Man. Ghostbusters wins it for me!! Shot using a Canon PowerShot SD 850 IS.
Dom wrote this feature for the 1st anniversary of the rebranded Revolution magazine. This is a copy+paste of the expanded version posted on his blog. It gives you a glimpse into a some of the projects I’ve worked on at glue, and the technologies we’re looking into at the moment. — Little did I know… Continue reading Our Path To Truly Rich, Personalised Video Experiences
YouTube link. Move over voice and motion recognition. The new kid on the block is eye gesture recognition. Not with a camera either but an ear bud that detects nerve signals. Errrrrr, amazing… You might look a bit mad on public transport though.
YouTube link. This is a BCI experiment whereby one person uses BCI to transmit a series of digits over the internet to another person whos computer receives the digits and transmits them to the second users through flashing an LED array. The encoded information is extracted from the brain activity of the second user. This… Continue reading Proof of Concept: The Brain To Brain Internet
Sydney band Lost Valentinos use augmented reality to get people to produce their music video. Perfectly summed up as: Couldn’t be much more ‘hip’. Haha. More here. via
http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=6660264&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=1&color=ff0179&fullscreen=1 Augmented Reality Texture Extraction Experiment from Lee Felarca on Vimeo. This is an AR-based experiment that enables the user to lift textures from real-world objects in live video and apply them onto 3D objects that are overlayed on top of them. Only box primitives are supported here, but the general idea could be extended… Continue reading Augmented Reality. Texture Extraction Experiment
Computer vision technologies for manipulating digital interfaces with gestures are already here and mature; now it’s simply a matter of designing creative applications around them. And as with many design tasks, presentation is everything. ActionScript programmer Peter Kaptein has done some brilliant creative work to mimic the infamous gestural interface in the film Minority Report… Continue reading Some Cool Visual Interface Stuff
This is a Contagious Magazine article about Radiohead and their continuing experimentation with technology and music. Dear me, this is clever. Radiohead have now entered the next phase of a long-running metamorphosis, from mere musicians to expert manipulators of the technologies and narratives that underpin the internet. Two years ago, they released a full length… Continue reading Radiohead Wall of Ice