links for 2008-05-28

Sourceforge coldfusion projects Here you will find a list of coldfusion related projects being developed within sourceforge.net. (tags: coldfusion) SourceForge.net: Java IP (InetAddress) Locator Java and ColdFusion libraries to lookup country code and language from IP address. It uses a local copy of the WHOIS database to perform fast, accurate lookups of country codes. Useful […]

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links for 2008-05-24

FT.com – Way to go? Mapping looks to be the web’s next big thing Mike Liebhold a veteran technologist now at Silicon Valley’s Institute for the Future, calls it a “3D data arms race”, with some of the biggest technology companies rushing to amass vast libraries of information describing the world in painstaking d (tags: […]

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links for 2008-05-22

Overcoming Assumptions and Uncovering Practices: When Does the Public Really Look at Public Displays? This work reports on the findings of a field study examining the current use practices of large ambient information displays in public settings. – ethnogrphic study of large public displays (tags: display ethnography information publicspaces) Fuel Conservation No Idle Matter at […]

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links for 2008-05-21

OZCHI 2008 – “Designing for Habitat & Habitus” The role of technology in supporting and enhancing our relationships with(in) the settings we inhabit and designing interactions that can sustain affective and diverse cultural and environmental life-experiences. (tags: hci conference 2008 ubiquitouscomputing)

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links for 2008-05-20

Isophonics SoundBite is the quickest and easiest way to create great-sounding playlists in iTunes. Once installed, SoundBite will get to know your music collection and when it’s done, you’re ready to create playlists to suit your mood. (tags: music playlist itunes generator) Nano Photos Rival Modern Art Every six months, the Materials Research Society celebrates […]

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links for 2008-05-11

Situated Technologies: Toward the Sentient City An exhibition critically exploring the evolving relationship between ubiquitous/pervasive computing and urban architecture – SUBMISSION DEADLINE: June 27, 2008 (tags: architecture competition ubiquitouscomputing) Arduino playground – DMX DMX512 – DMX512 (Digital MultipleXed) is an agreement over the connection between lighting controllers, dimmers,scrollers, scanners, etc.. base page for workshop info […]

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links for 2008-05-03

Walking with Robots Walking with Robots is a three-year programme of public events funded by the EPSRC that aims to address: What is a Robot? What do we want robots to do in the future? What can they do now? Can robots have personalities?… (tags: convergence robotics)

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EC FP7 SENSEI

We have been working heads down for the past few months on a new EC FP7 project called SENSEI. The goal of SENSEI is to provide the real-time sensor and actuator dimension of next generation network and service infrastructures. Or as the project website puts it: In order to realise the vision of Ambient Intelligence […]

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links for 2008-05-01

Knowledge NBIC Project | The Project Sixth Framework EC, April 2006 – March 2009. The challenges raised by NBIC convergence call for renewed, informed and democratized knowledge politics. relevant to all concerned about the political, social and ethical implications of emerging technologies. (tags: convergence nbic nanotech biotech) Convergence Culture Henry Jenkins Convergence Culture Henry Jenkins […]

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