The Life Size Mousetrap is a fantastically hand crafted, 16 piece, 50,000-lb. interactive kinetic sculpture set atop a 6,500-square-foot game board. This giant Rube Goldberg style contraption comes complete with a Vaudevillian style show, original Musical score by the one woman band Esmerelda Strange, Sexy Mice can-can dancers, clown workers, acrobatic hi jinks, and other spectacular scenes dedicated to the pursuit of spectacle-laden fun!
CraftStudio is a cooperative game making platform that allows participants to collaborate in real-time to develop a video game. Makers: NYSCI Digital Programming and Mike Fischthal with the Pixel Academy
The HeartBeat Drum Circle senses YOUR heartbeat and represents it as the sound of a drum. If you play the game with your friends, you'll be able to play drum sounds and change light colors...all with your heartbeat!
The Augmented Carousel is an ongoing collaboration with Mike Richison, Marina Vujnovic, and Ed Johnston. Using marker-based, augmented reality, people can now experience the Asbury Park Carousel anywhere on a mobile device.
If learning to code really is the new literacy---then how are we going to get ALL students to Learn It, Do It and Share It? This presentation will highlight three organizations that are teaching all kinds of kids the technology skills of the 21st century. Highlighted on the panel are presenters from: Tech Kids Unlimited, a technology program for special needs students; Black Girls Code, the award-winning organization which is expanding programming to diverse girls; and Hopscotch, a new app for the IPAD which helps teach kids ages 8 to 12 to code. Moderated by: Dr. Jonathan Hill, Associate Dean, Seidenberg School of Computer Science.
Inspired by a children's story I'm writing, "Teddybear box" is original and interactive handmade art piece. It's a fun and encouraging solution for people to manage their long-term and short-term goals or projects.
A single player game that tests your ability to guess the missing letter in a word. You are provided two clues, the meaning of the word and a fleeting display of all letters of the word in order, except one shown as star.
Cunning Turtle is here to provide Maker Faire with quirky fun memories using their entire inventory of custom Photobooths. Learn how easy and fun it is to build your own or just strike a pose at their many demo booths.
The Periodic Calendar is a new style of perpetual calendar that will improve our understanding of the past, change how we think about the future and expose the shortcomings of the calendar relic currently adorning our walls.