New digital methods to make music.

CONTACT: Augmented Acoustics from Felix Faire on Vimeo.

CONTACT is a tangible audio interface to manipulate and visualize sounds generated from interaction with a simple wooden surface.

Any physical contact with the table generates acoustic vibrations which are manipulated and visualized LIVE as they occur using several communicating pieces of software.

All code will be opensource and available on github.

Bartlett School of Architecture
Tutor: Ruairi Glynn

New gTLD?

Q) What’s a gTLD? A) generic top level domain name (like .com). Here’s your chance to get specific meaning with your web address that everyone will see.

Then weekly for most of 2014, Donuts will roll out additional gTLDs. Next Wednesday, February 5, .CAMERA, .EQUIPMENT, .ESTATE, .GALLERY, .GRAPHICS, .LIGHTING and .PHOTOGRAPHY will be open for registration by anyone interested in an online identity connected to these terms.


Six Minutes to Understanding

Wealth Inequality in America

Published on Nov 20, 2012

Infographics on the distribution of wealth in America, highlighting both the inequality and the difference between our perception of inequality and the actual numbers. The reality is often not what we think it is.

Via politizane

I found this video in a FB post from my Senator. The clear description is perfectly supported by the animated graphics. Together, the dramatic message is powerful and undisputable.

How many Squares Do You See Answer

An exercise in seeing.

Q. Looking at the graphic what differences are seen?

A. Squares of two different sizes, small and big.

A. Four of the small squares make one big square.

A. A matrix of squares equal a large square.

Next count every square of the two sizes and tally the count.

Big Small
4×4 = 1 2×2 = 2
3×3 = 4 1×1 = 8
2×2 = 9 tally 10
1×1 = 16
tally 30
Total = 40