Jnx is an augmented, tactile interface for stress relief, in the form of a plush doll. The core idea of Jnx is based around the concept of squeezing something, much like stress busters, which is emulated by squeezing the dolls throat.
Testing the Wave Shield
Testing the audio Wave Shield from adafruit. It took a while to get it working because strangely the USB cables I got from Staples don’t work with it. Very weird. Anyway here’s the first test with the looped audio example.
Diver: Sequencer on acid!
An Arduino sound project, Diver is an instrument inspired by Analog Sequencers and Theremins. It allows creating a four-note … More
Theremin like instrument: Prototype 2
Second prototype for the theremin style instrument. It is more of a sequencer now with 4 POT’s for changing frequencies in a looped melody and a sensor changing the tempo.
Tweetlite: A twitter visualization cube
After 2 more rounds of prototypes and one round of user testing. I decided to build Tweetlite. Tweetlite is a twitter feed visualization cube, dimensions around 5x5x5. It translates and displays the conversations on a twitter feed in morse code. Each message is a different color.