Author Archives: Rita

About Rita

Rita Astrid Shewbridge is currently a Masters Candidate in Tangible Interaction Design at Carnegie Mellon University.

Sonic Threads Documentation

Please see the following pdf with embedded video for my Sonic Threads documentation. Sonic Threads PDF Rita. Advertisements

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Project Proposal | Sonic Threads

Sonic Threads is a dress whose threads serves as capacitive sensors and based on which thread a person is touching will output via speaker various segments of Children’s fairy tale stories. I am interested not only in narratives but also … Continue reading

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Elephant Sensors

Idea: I wanted to create Elephant Pressure Sensors that would play audio. When the baby elephant is squeezed the audio is outputted through the mother elephant. When the mother elephant is squeezed the sound comes from the baby elephant. I … Continue reading

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Code and Examples

Arduino Sketch: YaySwitchlightRitaS Arduino Sketch: TwoSwitchBlinkRitaS Arduino Sketch: TwoSwitchReduxRitaS

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What if you could instantly redecorate

By Rita Shewbridge and Mark Shuster Continue reading

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Rain Dance and Complimenting Machine

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