Pixelsumo is a blog about interaction, with an emphasis on play, installation, video game culture, playgrounds and toys. Written by Chris O'Shea.
Reporting on Dorkbot London 35 (search Dorkbot for previous events). Photos here. First up was the ever busy Tom Carden. Tom gave a general introduction to Processing, for those who simply didn’t know. He then announced two arrivals to the community: ProcessingHacks (collaboration with toxi) a wiki detailing some of the trickier coding approaches & […]
Totems by Krister Olsson, are three 3D forms, reminiscent of impossible sex toys. The project site describes the work : The forms in Totem were developed by analyzing online pornography viewing habits. Custom software was written to sniff all incoming Web traffic at a discreet location, sorting packets by destination IP address, time, and source […]
My last Squidsoup related post of the day :) Back in 2004 I travelled up to Bristol to see their latest project, Come Closer. Upon arrival I was told to put on a baseball cap, carry pouch and anaglyph 3D glasses before being led into a dark room. The baseball cap contained electronics needed for […]
Uncle Roy All Around You from blast theory ends on Saturday, so try and have a go before then. I couldn’t get any street players to get to my target point, but it was quite interesting interacting with someone running around the streets of Manchester. It would have been nice to go and try out […]