Greyworld : The Source

January 13th, 2006 | Filed under: Architecture, Internet, Mapping, Programming | No Comments »

Greyworld‘s installation, titled The Source, at the London Stock Exchange is a physical 9x9x9 real-time visualization matrix of market forces. [video]

via Interactive Architecture

Draw-Something draws something for you

January 12th, 2006 | Filed under: AI, Design, Programming | 2 Comments »

Draw-Something, by Rob Myers, is a program that generates original drawings. It does so by generating a simple random polyline scribble then drawing around that using a simple maze-running algorithm.

Nokia with Near Field Communication

December 23rd, 2005 | Filed under: Future, Products, Programming, Technology | 3 Comments »

Nokia has rolled out prototype devices that both read and write RFID tags dubbed NFC (Near Field Communication). The interface links phones to phones as well as tags for embedded location-based triggers.

via elastic space

Blob Detection for Processing

December 22nd, 2005 | Filed under: Programming, Video | 1 Comment »

Blob detection for Processing takes a step forward with some preset visualization tools. Check out Process and Live.

via v3ga

Daniel Rozin

December 17th, 2005 | Filed under: Design, Programming, Video | No Comments »

Daniel Rozin is still going at it with is deep exploration into all kinds of mirrors. Circless Mirror, his latest interactive piece, uses 900 motors each controlling a randomly selected gradient disc. [video]

CodeTree: Open Code Repository

December 14th, 2005 | Filed under: Design, Programming, Social | 1 Comment »

The CodeTree project, created by Rich Hauck, is attracting coders into its tagged, commented, and open repository of programs.

via abstractmachine

MSN History Visualization v2.0

December 12th, 2005 | Filed under: Design, Internet, Programming, Social | No Comments »

MSN History Visualization v2.0
parses IM data into a 3-dimensional interactive word-usage analysis.

via information aesthetics


December 12th, 2005 | Filed under: Internet, Programming, Social | No Comments »

HondaSweetMission is one of Yugo Nakamura‘s latest web designs for Tokyo FM. The interactive site collects voice diaries (in Japanese) from around the globe in an interface that combines social podcasting, blogging, and commenting /trackbacks in a uniquely integrated package.

Playground : Virtual Social Building Blocks

December 11th, 2005 | Filed under: Architecture, Programming, Social | No Comments »

Playground is Christian Schneider‘s virtual space in which any user creates and removes from set of cube building-blocks set by previous users.

via Computing for Emergent Architecture

Rocking Air Guitars

November 29th, 2005 | Filed under: Humor, Products, Programming | 1 Comment »

The Virtual Air Guitar project, developed at the Helsinki University of Technology, tracks air guitar gestures into real sounds. Rock. [video]

via NS