Archive for January, 2006

Workshops at InterAccess

Monday, January 30th, 2006
Posted by: helen

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.

Augmented Reality and manufacturing

Monday, January 23rd, 2006
Posted by: helen

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. [...]

new category added

Saturday, January 21st, 2006
Posted by: Caitlin

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 [...]