WordPress / Flash

In the past, entities like IDII (the legendary Interaction Design Institute Ivrea) and free thinkers such as Walter Aprile, Britta Boland and Stefano Mirti have published outstanding, user-friendly books and other booklets that present and exhibit Projects, students’ profiles and portfolios, and commercial content, along…

Diffiti / Digital Graffiti

Imagine a typical first day of school at Naba University, Milan. You come in, slapping high-fives with your mates and start an intensive workshop for creating interactive digital graffiti (Diffiti), designing small computer games, and project your content all over the school walls. On other…

Wikipedia in Second life

AKA Second life Ring of knowledge Feedamass, the know-it-all sidekick that fetches information to nearly any device, is also eligible to function on virtual spaces as well. Second Life, for instance. Its services might be needed not just in the real world, but habitantes of…

Feedamass

Definition: feedamass is a non dependent data aggregator. It accumulates and gathers web content on demand – mostly from textual based services such as Wikipedia or online dictionaries. feedamass refines the content to the core (first 300 relevant words) and produces a clean UTF8 text-output…

GoogleBeeper

GoogleBeeper can search for a keyword, name or phrase defined by the user (for example the user name), then constantly check Google for page count. The number of pages containing the keyword is displayed in a cool metal like widget. As soon as a new…

SmartRetina / GoogleEarth

The following video demonstrate how SmartRetina can be used as a navigating tool combined with Google earth. SmartRetina (working on the black laptop on the right) captures the user’s hand gestures, understanding them as computer actions such as up, down, left, right, Zoom In etc,…

emosive demo

A mobile service for the emotionally triggered. emosive (formerly e:sense) is a new service for mobile devices which allows capturing, storing and sharing of fleeting emotional experiences. Counting on the fact that near-today’s personal media inventories will be accessed from mobile devices and shared with…

flickrfling

FlickrFling is an open source project for people who wish to explore in an innovative and rather surprising way the different data feeds that form the building blocks of today’s virtual world. By pointing the application, let’s say, to the CNN news feed, you will…