Monthly Archives: March 2014

ARDUINO DAY 2014

Arduino Day is a worldwide celebration of Arduino’s first 10 years. It’s 24 hours full of events – both official and independent, anywhere around the world – where people interested in Arduino can meet, share their experiences, and learn more. Advertisements

ARDUINO DAY 2014

Arduino Day is a worldwide celebration of Arduino’s first 10 years. It’s 24 hours full of events – both official and independent, anywhere around the world – where people interested in Arduino can meet, share their experiences, and learn more.

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Cybathalon 2016: A Competition for Augmented Humans

By Evan AckermanPosted 25 Mar 2014 | 14:16 GMT The Olympic Games are a competition for the fittest and most talented able-bodied humans on Earth. The Paralympic Games are a competition for the fittest and most talented humans on Earth with physical and

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Cybathalon 2016: A Competition for Augmented Humans

By Evan AckermanPosted 25 Mar 2014 | 14:16 GMT The Olympic Games are a competition for the fittest and most talented able-bodied humans on Earth. The Paralympic Games are a competition for the fittest and most talented humans on Earth with physical and

Google rejects military funding for its advanced humanoid robot

The tech giant wants to distance itself from the military research lab DARPA, and the feeling is mutual By Adrianne Jeffries on March 21, 2014 03:30 pm Email @adrjeffries82COMMENTS Once upon a time, if you wanted money to build humanoid robots, you basically had to

Google rejects military funding for its advanced humanoid robot

The tech giant wants to distance itself from the military research lab DARPA, and the feeling is mutual By Adrianne Jeffries on March 21, 2014 03:30 pm Email @adrjeffries82COMMENTS Once upon a time, if you wanted money to build humanoid robots, you basically had to

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Will robots take our jobs, or won’t they?

by Colin Lewis , March 25, 2014 In 1920 the Czech author and playwright, Karel Capek introduced the word “robot,” in his play R.U.R. (Rossum’s Universal Robots). Robot in Czech means “forced labor” or “drudgery.” (A “robotnik” is a peasant or serf.) The play opened

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Will robots take our jobs, or won’t they?

by Colin Lewis , March 25, 2014 In 1920 the Czech author and playwright, Karel Capek introduced the word “robot,” in his play R.U.R. (Rossum’s Universal Robots). Robot in Czech means “forced labor” or “drudgery.” (A “robotnik” is a peasant or serf.) The play opened

“Praise Kinect” Video by Aline, Annelie & Mark

Robot Media Co-Lab: Video using Kinect & Processing from AnnA KollA on Vimeo.

“Praise Kinect” Video by Aline, Annelie & Mark

Robot Media Co-Lab: Video using Kinect & Processing from AnnA KollA on Vimeo.

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Drone Explores Alaskan Ice Caves

Another cool video shot with a Dji Phantom.

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Drone Explores Alaskan Ice Caves

Another cool video shot with a Dji Phantom.

Kinect Experiment Footage – Donya / William / David

Footage captured through hacked Xbox Kinect and manipulated via Processing by Donya Ravasani, William Chatham, and David Wilson. Music and video editing by David Wilson

Kinect Experiment Footage – Donya / William / David

Footage captured through hacked Xbox Kinect and manipulated via Processing by Donya Ravasani, William Chatham, and David Wilson. Music and video editing by David Wilson

Drone Flyers Rules & Info

Operating Standards / Regulations (FAA) Fact Sheet – Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)  Model Aircraft Operating Standards – AC 91-57   Operating Standards/ Regulations (NYC) Model Aircraft Fields Prohibited Uses, 1-04e; Regulated Uses, 1-05r2 

Drone Flyers Rules & Info

Operating Standards / Regulations (FAA) Fact Sheet – Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)  Model Aircraft Operating Standards – AC 91-57   Operating Standards/ Regulations (NYC) Model Aircraft Fields Prohibited Uses, 1-04e; Regulated Uses, 1-05r2 

The Usurping

Studio 6  (week 8)   We used the Kinect to produce different image and RGB filters producing several images and then a video showed from different angles.  The studio post by agilwit corresponds to Studio 5, where we went off

The Usurping

Studio 6  (week 8)   We used the Kinect to produce different image and RGB filters producing several images and then a video showed from different angles.  The studio post by agilwit corresponds to Studio 5, where we went off

BETA now accepting proposals for March 14th

BETA: Student Media Works in Progress Friday, March 14th, 2014 at 6:00 pm Arnold Hall, Room 304 55 West 13th Street, New York, NY BETA is an opportunity for students to discuss progress and receive feedback on their production work

BETA now accepting proposals for March 14th

BETA: Student Media Works in Progress Friday, March 14th, 2014 at 6:00 pm Arnold Hall, Room 304 55 West 13th Street, New York, NY BETA is an opportunity for students to discuss progress and receive feedback on their production work

Drone flying (Week 5 and 6)

We shot this film with Parrot footage, a drone controlled by the simulator app and also the ROS and computer keyboard hacks. It was all done in the 79 Fifth Avenue building, at the School of Media Studies. Footage by Alex,

Drone flying (Week 5 and 6)

We shot this film with Parrot footage, a drone controlled by the simulator app and also the ROS and computer keyboard hacks. It was all done in the 79 Fifth Avenue building, at the School of Media Studies. Footage by Alex,

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Robots Are Coming For Our Gardens

Robots Are Coming For Our Gardens

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Robots Are Coming For Our Gardens

Robots Are Coming For Our Gardens

Parrot AR Drone Test Flight

Test footage via AR Drone shot by Donya Ravasani

Parrot AR Drone Test Flight

Test footage via AR Drone shot by Donya Ravasani

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Facebook trying to acquire Drone manufacturer

LINK Facebook, one of the primary backers of the Internet.org initiative, which aims to bring affordable Internet access to the 5 billion people in the world who still lack connectivity, is in talks with a company that could help further that

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Facebook trying to acquire Drone manufacturer

LINK Facebook, one of the primary backers of the Internet.org initiative, which aims to bring affordable Internet access to the 5 billion people in the world who still lack connectivity, is in talks with a company that could help further that

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Chris Anderson’s Expanding Drone Empire

Link IEEE Spectrum By Philip E. Ross Posted 26 Feb 2014 | 15:00 GMT Friday is Fly Day at 3D Robotics, a maker of small robotic aircraft. So here we are, on a windswept, grassy landfill with a spectacular view of San

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Chris Anderson’s Expanding Drone Empire

Link IEEE Spectrum By Philip E. Ross Posted 26 Feb 2014 | 15:00 GMT Friday is Fly Day at 3D Robotics, a maker of small robotic aircraft. So here we are, on a windswept, grassy landfill with a spectacular view of San