Spotlight: Hardware

2013-06-08 00:00:00 2013-06-09 00:00:00 America/Toronto Spotlight: Hardware The physical world and the digital world will soon be indistinguishable. The demand for bringing digital interactive experiences into something tangible continues to grow and that is in great part due to the accessible technology emerging which can support such a thing. 3D printing and micro-controllers mean… Toronto FITC Toronto



Simple combinations of inexpensive sensors can be used for impressive physical results. This presentation will explore easy ways to trigger physical events from simple hardware combinations: buttons, voice, fire, EL wire, servos, a mouse hack, proximity sensors and a Pie Trebuchet.