July 2020


environmental sensing, environmental sensors

SAP research proposal for Bangalore MetaMap

Bangalore Metamap is an ongoing collaboration of scientists, engineers, designers and artists. The aim of the project is
to build and deploy cheap networked pollution sensors that send out real time sensor data about general air quality
and also individual pollutants like N02, CO to a server. Software on the server then collects the data and visualizes [...]

September 4, 2010 845 Comments



Thanks -W.S mervin

by W.S Merwin
with the night falling we are saying thank you
we are stopping on the bridges to bow for the railings
we are running out of the glass rooms
with our mouths full of food to look at the sky
and say thank you
we are standing by the water looking out
in different directions.
back from a series of hospitals [...]

March 19, 2009 883 Comments

A formulae or a template for Cliche’s

From the Wikipedia,
A snowclone is a type of cliché and phrasal template originally defined as “a multi-use, customizable, instantly recognizable, time-worn, quoted or misquoted phrase or sentence that can be used in an entirely open array of different jokey variants by lazy journalists and writers.”[1]
Read more about the snowclone here

March 1, 2009 842 Comments
environmental sensing, environmental sensors

Working at the MediaLab in Madrid

I spent the whole of February at the Medialab Prado in Madrid working with some amazing people on the glob@s project.
Most of my time was spent designing the electronics and trying to get sensor readings from a helium baloon and sending it out to the net.
Read more about the tutorials here:

February 21, 2009 1 Comment


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