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kRC Term Project

kRC is a gesture interface for controlling a remote control helicopter. The remote control is replaced with arm and body movement. It offers a unique experience for flying the helicopter that is very different to typical button and knob controllers. … Continue reading

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TraceBot

TraceBot is a drawing machine designed to raster light and shadow. The pen scans the drawing area and when there is shadow the onboard microcontroller signals the motors to rasterize the light as a pixel. As the bot scans the … Continue reading

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Cloud Feed

Cloud Feed is a laser projector system that is designed to display RSS feeds onto clouds and buildings. A green laser is used with a rotating disc of mirrors that are each set at a different angle in order to … Continue reading

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9.9.10 Class PDF Switches

Here is a download link to the pdf from class.

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MoMo

Momo is a haptic navigational device that requires only the sense of touch to guide a user. No maps, no text, no arrows, no lights. It sits on the palm of one’s hand and leans, vibrates and gravitates towards a … Continue reading

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Living Light

Living Light (video): Display of air quality from The Living ´╗┐Living Light is a permanent outdoor pavilion in the heart of Seoul with a dynamic skin that glows and blinks in response to both data about air quality and public … Continue reading

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