Future Cinema

Course Site for Future Cinema 1 (and sometimes Future Cinema 2: Applied Theory) at York University, Canada

Workshops at InterAccess

Jan 18: Open Source and democracy
Find out how open source technologies provide new tools for artists.

Feb 1: Cell Phone Hack
Turn your cellphone into a megaphone and hit the streets!

Feb 15: Toy Hack
Dissect common mechanical toys for new electronic creations.

Mar 1: Video Game Hack
Liberate your video games for new purposes.

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Mon, January 30 2006 » Future Cinema, IMAA, events » No Comments

Augmented Reality and manufacturing

The technology known as augmented reality, in which images and data
are projected onto goggles, windshields or other objects, is quickly
moving beyond videogames and laboratory demos. The killer app is
turning out to be boosting the productivity of factory workers by
displaying “pages” of instructions and technical diagrams in front of
them while they work. [...]

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Mon, January 23 2006 » Future Cinema, augmented reality, emerging technologies » No Comments

new category added

hi everyone – as promised I’ve added an IMAA category to allow for ongoing discussion… I’ve acfually made it the default category. It would be great to post meeting notes here for those of us unable to attend. notes from sara Diamond talk would be good, too. I may have some money [...]

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Sat, January 21 2006 » IMAA » No Comments