castAR is the premier projected augmented reality system. With the look and feel of sunglasses, castAR lets multiple users see and manipulate holographic-like images, all while still being visually grounded in the real world.
What happens when you take a classic carnival game, amplify it with physical computing, add a dash of socket-based communication, mix in an air compressor & crowdsource the action? Bring your smartphone & find out!
We have developed a physics-based online virtual world and creator kits that allow anyone to build, share and play high-end social places and games. We have creator stations and a game chair for you to use.
Balloon Pop! is a crowdsourced game combining a carnival classic, amplified with physical computing, a dash of socket-based communication and powered by an air compressor. Participants use smartphones to control on-stage electronics in a coordinated effort to pop balloons in a race against time. Game mechanics are powered by Node.js and Socket.io. Electronic components included Arduino controlled solenoid valves and custom DIY hardware. This fast-paced game can be enjoyed by spectators and participants alike. Educational and fun, game mechanics and technologies are explained as the action unfolds. All code and hardware is 100% open source.
Introducing my Steampunk Rock Golem. He is 12ft tall comprised of mattress foam, pvc pipe, LEDs and lots of other miscellaneous parts- that all came together to make this creature. He is not just for looks, he can walk too!
Autodesk 123D is free software integrated with content and fabrication services. At Maker Faire NY Autodesk will be hosting a hands on makerspace where participants can have hands on experiences with our free apps and 3d printers. We also will be hosting an educational hack-a-thon where educators will be answering the question ""How do you use a 3D printer in your classroom?
Far more than just an online 3D printing service, i.materialise helps people to materialise their creative ideas. With over 20 years of experience in the technology, more than 70 3D printers, and the largest selection of materials (including metals) and finishes out there, our support goes beyond 3D printing to address our clients' real needs. Whether you are looking for a specific solution, starting a business or simply want to get your name out there, i.materialise is the partner you can count on.
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