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Mishaps, More Mishaps & Debugging

The MP3 Trigger First things first, Adafruit really needs to help us out, This is a warning for any one trying to do anything with an arduino, if you must use a MP3 trigger, DONT! 3 Sleepless nights of coding, and coding, and debugging, and switching arduinos,...

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Prototyping and Physical Computing

So here is the concept, we want to create an alarm clock and not just any clock, but an emotional alarm clock. The clock allows you to snooze, however it is disappointed whenever you do and expresses this through its voice commands and of course...

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Digital Prototype: The IBM Crit

Finally we were both excited about what we were working on, (Nidhi & I) Our motivation was in the right levels and even though we barely had 2 weeks left to pull it off, we were not discouraged rather filled with ambition and an eagerness...

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The irony, The Latter Tribe

How does one design a physical computing project that will aid a creative to overcome their creative block ? One thing Nidhi and I believed to be a fact about the direction we were taking is that in everyone's life at least once they come up...

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Choosing a Tribe

When I first encountered the social thing brief the first thing that came to mind was to pick a football tribe. Although the only reason I did this is I had an idea to use led lights to create an interaction layer during football matches....

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Exploring the Post Anthropocene

After analysing the current status of things, I began to speculate what the future could have in store for us as a result of how we have dealt with the current situation. Humanity the prime and centre of the Anthropocene has driven a species to...

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Freedom Of Choice – All an Illusion

George Carlin an american stand up comedian and popular social critic, known for encouraging his listeners to question everything and not believe in the american government, defines choice in the U.S as an illusion. Things that matter have reduced in choice and things that dont...

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Post Anthropocene: White Rhino

In the late 19th century the southern white rhino was believed to be extinct but luckily a tiny population was found and from this conservationists built a population of around 20,000 making it the most secure of the worlds rhinos. Unfortunately this success story doesnt...

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