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CHIP $9 Computer

CHIP – The World’s First Nine Dollar Computer

“Most important, though, is that C.H.I.P. is built to be flexible. Whether you’re building yourself a wall clock that counts down time to the next bus at your stop, or setting up a network of hundreds of solar-powered air quality sensors for use in disaster relief, you need the same basic tools to start from: […]
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Storytelling Course

WANTED: Storytellers To Reimagine The World of Sherlock Holmes

WANTED: Storytellers, Game Designers, Makers, Hackers and others who want to reimagine the world of Sherlock Holmes. Sherlock Holmes & the Internet of Things is an ongoing prototype developed and run by the Columbia University Digital Storytelling Lab that explores new forms and functions of story. We are pleased to announce that Sherlock Holmes & […]
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“Digital Disruption and the Death of Storytelling”

“In his latest book, Present Shock: When Everything Happens Now, Rushkoff argues that we no longer have a sense of direction because our culture has become too focused on the present. Today’s priorities take precedence, much to the detriment of long-term planning and cohesive communications strategies in marketing, advertising, politics and elsewhere.” Source: Digital Disruption […]
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fxpodcast #285: “…research and discussion into synthetic humans.”

“This week we talk to Chaos Group’s Christopher Nichols about the creation of a digital human league with key VFX industry members aimed at further research and discussion into synthetic humans – open to all and part of a move to publish data and share with the community. Image: a digital Paul Debevec based of […]