Category Archives: Software

Spatial sound engine

I plan to implement a headphone based spatial sound engine. The user will be able to place sound sources into space around the user and to change the viewpoint. The sound sources are visible. Direction and distance perception are included. … Continue reading

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Getting Started with PhoneGap

I’ve posted about PhoneGap before. Now Adobe has released videos explaining how to use this open source technology for creating multi-platform mobile apps: In the bottom of the page, there are more links to additional videos.

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Videos for learning creative programming

Fun Programming is a series of videos explaining creative coding. Processing is used as the main programming environment, but the videos are also useful to understand the basics of programming in other environments. Link:

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FLARToolkit tutorial

1. Introduction 1.1 What is AR? “Augmented reality (AR) is a live, direct or indirect, view of a physical, real-world environment whose elements are augmented by computer-generated sensory input such as sound, video, graphics or GPS data. It is related … Continue reading

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From “Timeline.js is a compact JavaScript animation library with a GUI timeline for fast editing.”

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Multitouch Interaction: course files

Course files for Multitouch Interaction are stored here: Files will be added on a daily basis during the course. Screenshots of the exercises (and other images) will be posted on this Flickr album.

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Mozilla Popcorn and Popcorn.js

From the Mozilla Blog: “Popcorn allows web filmmakers to amp up interactivity around their movies, harnessing the web to expand their creations in new ways. Popcorn uses Javascript to link real-time social media, news feeds, data visualizations, and other context … Continue reading

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Workshop / Chrome Experiments

Tools and projects created by the team behind Chrome Experiments (HTML5/JS):

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From the SoundManager website: “Using HTML5 and Flash, SoundManager 2 provides reliable cross-platform audio under a single JavaScript API. (…) SoundManager 2 gives you a simple but powerful API that supports both new and old, using HTML5 audio where supported and an … Continue reading

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HTML5 and JavaScript course and tutorials

In the last two weeks, I’ve been teaching the Software Studies for Media Designers course at Media Lab, with Markku Reunanen. I taught HTML5 Canvas with JavaScript, and Markku taught Processing. The objective of this course was to teach the … Continue reading

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