• Watch a fin-propelled underwater robot prototype November 24, 2015
    The robotic prototype swimming under water propelled by fins, it was developed at the Control Systems and Robotics Laboratory of the Technological Educational Institute of Crete, in Heraklion (Greece) and it’s controlled by an Arduino Mega: Each fin is comprised of three individually actuated fin rays, which are interconnected by an elastic membrane. An on-board microcontroller generates […]
  • Explore tangible interfaces with a wooden sequencer November 23, 2015
    During the Physical Computing and Creative Coding course at School of Form a team composed by Ernest Warzocha, Jakub Wilczewski, Maciej Zelaznowski worked on a project starting from the keyword “the aesthetics of interaction”. With the help of their lecturers – Wieslaw Bartkowski and Krzysztof Golinski – they decided to rethink about typical button-like interface […]
  • Arduino Pinout ASCII art ready to go November 20, 2015
    To enable easy documentation of pin assignments, BusyDuckMan created a couple of ASCII art of Arduino Uno and Mega boards marking ports, PWM and coms. You can now then simply copy and paste as a comment into your code and document in an easy way how the arduino is connected to other devices: They can be pasted […]
  • Transparency, immediacy and productivity: How IoT will rock your biz März 6, 2015
    The internet of things when applied to enterprises will take a lot of people out of business, will reduce the profitability of a lot of businesses and it will move massive gains to other businesses, according to Charlie Peters, senior executive vice president at Emerson, the […] Transparency, immediacy and productivity: How IoT will rock […]
  • The internet of things will rock your business and here’s how März 3, 2015
    [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/193984180″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] The internet of things will disrupt the hell out of your business and you best start preparing your business to meet that change by preparing to deal in information as opposed to physical goods, according to Charlie Peters, an […] The internet of things will rock your business […]
  • Connected door knobs are lying to us Februar 27, 2015
    This week’s podcast was all about security and how we can design things to tell us more about how connectivity changes them from mere appliances into networked computers — and all the risks that can bring. John Kestner, a principle with Supermechanical, a design firm that […] Connected door knobs are lying to us originally […]