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Amazon Dash

Dash connects to your home Wi-Fi network and works directly with an AmazonFresh account. Say or scan items into the Dash, and then view the list on your desktop or mobile device to purchase and schedule delivery.


Projection Possibilities in Wearables


My first thought was that I needed to buy one for each appendage. My second thought was why stop there? If you had two bracelets on one arm, each facing outward, you could get into some really neat multi-user usages. 14 more words

Magnetic Interaction with Mobile Games

I have been working on this for a while now, but now it’s time to finally reveal it.

In these videos, you can see the novel mobile interaction method I invented, called the “Magnetic Joystick”.  55 more words

Projects / Apps

Briefing Note: Pure Storage announces an All-Flash Converged Infrastructure

We covered Hardware Convergence in a recent column, “What are Converged Infrastructures?”. Hardware Converged Infrastructures (HCI) are architectures based on independent name brand components that are pre-integrated and optimized to work together. 479 more words


Freaks & Geeks: Freedom from the Outside

In the previous Freaks and Geeks articles, we examined the origin of the geek concept in culture through its etymology and associated millieu. Next, we considered the term through consumptive patterns and the communities that form around those patterns. 750 more words

Study Of Geek Culture

After reading | Getting a Grip on Tangible Interaction: A Framework on Physical Space and Social Interaction

The essay, getting a Grip on Tangible Interaction: A Framework on Physical Space and Social Interaction is written by Eva Hornecker and Jacob Buur. As the tittle says they propose a systematized framework to understand and analyse diverse tangible interaction design scenarios. 150 more words