A twenty-something New York City fashionista seeks a unique garment for a first date. She sees a friend’s tweet about the HotDate Dress — “Ladies, this dress is a new kind of wink. He loved it! ”
She uses the website to assemble her personal garment (black bandage fabric, a pencil . . . → Read More: a user story of hotDateDress
The HotDate Dress is a bespoke garment made from customizable interlocking panels mapped to the body”s erogenous zones that transform in response to her date’s caress.
The garment is made from interlocking hexagons cut from black and white bandage fabric. The white fabric used for the garment’s rosettes has been dyed . . . → Read More: [final project]HotDate Dress_Process
“What does the person *do*?”
When the industrialization began, and as the world entered the post-industrial age, people start to concerned about machine world that machines have replaced human in more than labor in many industries. But machine cannot substitute for a human being as long as . . . → Read More: human enhancement_transhumanistic idea research
:why do we blink?
_for storing memory as a piece of picture like a puzzle
step1. video pixelation
adjust video scale
step2. face detection+mapping eyes position
using open cv
draw rectangle draw detected face area(s)
step3. pixelated portion of eyes
only display eye area grabbed with rectangle
. . . → Read More: midterm_process
watching the video, played by MAX MSP
_max msp / jit provides playback, editing, import, export, effect generation and direct-to-video-output-component streaming.
while watching video, capture your face and eye
_for better result, Sony playstation eye camera is suit for tracking eye blinking because of rapid closing and opening of the eyelid.
The camera has . . . → Read More: idea sketch_ detect eye blinking and visualization
“co-relationship; Cognition, blinking eye during performance of a running memory task.”
This idea started with the an assumption from Dan’s at first class, “When people blink their eyes, there might be some cognition process happening on your brain for making a memory.” It was so interesting concept that I didn’t care about my body reactions before, but . . . → Read More: Interation with eye bliking and cognition_
Collect data from a sensor_GSR
first, I made very basic GSR(Galvanic Skin Response) sensor using copper sheets. I use 5V and 10k ohm and Mustafa’s GSR code fr class note.
ring formed GSR sensor_
. . . → Read More: Collect data_Data visualizations
Wearable mind controller
who want to control their feelings or mind, especially anxiety, anger or excitements
If someone can read your mind unintended consequence, it’s going to be embarrassed. Yes, reading someone’s mind through physical/ psychological reaction has a long and legendary history, which means we can’t easily to hide ourselves feelings. We are often forced ourselves to . . . → Read More: Cyborg_ Wear It
“An illusion is a false idea or belief.”
When I think about it, the illusion is closely related to our lives especially our beliefs. One of thing is “I’m happier when I have all the money I want” but in statistically, wealth is not necessarily synonymous with happiness. For example, Brazil’s GNP is less than half of . . . → Read More: About illusion,