Laser Cutter Adventures

Our assignment for Fabrication this week was to make something on the laser cutter. I decided to take this opportunity to combine projects, and build a housing for my physical computing assignment as well – a lantern that responds to…

Citi Bike Watching

For PComp this past week we were asked to pick a piece of interactive technology in public and observe it in use (be sneaky!). I initially wanted to watch Chloe, what seems to be a giant vending machine for dvds and…

Week 2 of ICM and we’re getting into using variables and animating using code. I could have recycled the sketch from last week for this assignment but I think Cheese Face is already a little strange without needing to move… Though…

Bloodchild Audio

Sound editing sits pretty outside of my realm of experience. Everything I’ve ever studied or worked on has been visual. So it was a little difficult to wrap my head around building something that I couldn’t see or sketch out…

Playing with Switches

Our second week of PComp involved actually setting up a breadboard – LEDs, switches, resistors, and Arduino as power supply. And though I hardly know what the huge assortment of other available parts do yet, these few basic ones? I…

Make 5

Last week my flashlight was only made out of paper so I knew that I wanted to focus on actually working with some of the different tools this time around. ITP has quite a few that I’ve never used before…

I chose to do the East Village poetry walk because I kept finding myself already there (even before this whole NYU thing). I don’t mean to imply that I didn’t want to venture far, but that I instead was interested…