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Useless Machine

Today I built a useless machine:  

It’s a machine which has one function. When you turn it on, it simply turns it’s self off. It was developed by A.I. professor Marvin Minsky (now at M.I.T.) while he was a graduate

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Introducing the Hapti-Harness. Start feeling.

“Towards an understanding of a tactile feedback system for use in multitudinous environments”

Building the hapti-harness from Matt Jarvis on Vimeo.

How is the experience to feel data? What is it to evoke an extra layer of awareness using a type of tactile reflex? Could a state of continuous partial attention be especially useful for certain information? These are some questions which have led us to research the introduction of a haptic feedback garment as an appropriate medium for artistic expression and creative application.

Matt’s Minimalist Visualizers for iTunes

Sometimes, less is much more.

Susan Collins “Seascape” goes live!

I've been working with Susan Collins since 2002 on her pixel-scape images.

Her latest show was opened to the public from 4th April at the De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-Sea.

This latest incarnation comes with large scale prints of the generated images and a whole new website which hosts the entire back catalogue of image-scapes from when each server was set up along with every image live as it is created over time.

Here's a nice little video of the project from current.tv ::

There's a review by Ken Russell in The Times newspaper

Graffiti wall sketches

Remember when 'superwall' was good? No more love

Hack ‘n Shop

I made a video about hacking shopping... soon everyone will be doing it...

Team Untangle: Collaborative performance in a physical puzzle

How do people solve problems together, which strategy proves best? Or might we even be better off alone? By providing a deceptively simple game in a large interactive playing field, Team Untangle tries to explore and measure our problem solving behavior.

Diana Princess of Wales does music video…

Yes, the rumors about the death of the people's princess, Lady Diana Spencer have been greatly exaggerated. She's alive and well, with a lovely boyfriend in South America or so it seems...
Diana and her Latin lover