Category Archives: Other Courses

Kinectic Jam Sessions

On 28/2/2011, we had the first “Kinectic Jam Session” at Media Lab Helsinki. These sessions aim to be very informal and hands-on, based on showing and doing things together. Objectives: – Exchange experiences regarding development with Kinect or related technologies … Continue reading

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Flash course at MediaBizLab, Aalto Media Factory

I am currently teaching Flash at MediaBizLab, Aalto Media Factory. The objective of this component of the course is to enable participants to create prototypes and interactive mock-ups. Program and resources 28/1 – Session 1: Basic concepts and managing information … Continue reading

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Presentation on prototyping in new media art projects

Today I’ll be making a presentation at the Designing Interaction with Electronics course. Theme: Prototyping in new media art projects. Topics: Presenting the project plan and accessing funding Sharing intermediate results within a team (ex: internal milestone) Sharing intermediate results … Continue reading

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Software Studies for Media Designers – Flash and ActionScript

This week we will be studying Flash and the basics of ActionScript. Step-by-step tutorials for all the exercises (with one exception) and respective source/final files are available in this website I’ve recently completed: http://multimediadev.wordpress.com/ Themes and topics: 19/10 – Basic … Continue reading

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Nokia N900 and Flash examples

Exercises from: Designing Interaction with Electronics course, 9/2010 Media Lab, Aalto University, School of Art and Design By Michihito Mizutani and Nuno Correia (Flash teaching/demos) Course information and materials available here: http://mlab.taik.fi/paja/?p=1249 Introductory Flash/ActionScript tutorials available here: http://mlab.taik.fi/mediacode/archives/589 Nokia N900 … Continue reading

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Designing Interaction with Electronics

Next week I will be teaching part of the Designing Interaction with Electronics course at Media Lab Helsinki, 8-10/September. A description of the course: The course provides a journey of design process from developing concepts to prototyping interactions. During the … Continue reading

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Project files

The course has just ended. This is the link to the projects from the course: http://mlab.uiah.fi/mediacode/coursefiles/course_2007_09/projects/ From this link, projects can be accessed (.swf files) and source code can be dowloaded (.fla files). All of the projects contain readme.txt and … Continue reading

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Course files

The course files can be downloaded (or viewed, in the case of .swf´s) from here: http://mlab.uiah.fi/mediacode/coursefiles/course_2007_09/

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Rich Internet Applications

Rich Internet Applications (RIA) are “Web applications that have the features and functionality of traditional desktop applications. RIAs typically transfer the processing necessary for the user interface to the Web client but keep the bulk of the data (i.e., maintaining … Continue reading

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