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Rice Husk Bowl Prototype

Goal: 1. Create my first rice bowl using rice husks and pine resin. 2. Study the properties of the bowl and its efficiency for holding food Process: I bought rice hulls and pine resin rocks from Amazon and began by melting the pine resin using a double boiler. Attempt 1 I used raw rice husks […]

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Elucd Case Study

This service can be improved by adding the following features: Make the service available in multiple languages so it can be accessible to more members of the community Provide an alternate call-in service for members to give feedback in case they have limited access to a computer or other technologies Provide an automatic text-messaging system […]

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Food in Space

I am really interested in exploring the design around food packaging and community outreach on how to eliminate synthetic waste. After I read the Food in Space article, I learned that an astronaut’s food are all pre-packaged in plastic that are carefully curated by a dietitian to make sure all of the astronauts nutrients are […]

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Hoop Trivia

Welcome to Hoop Trivia! I am adding a twist to the traditional way of playing trivia. Instead of pressing buttons to select an answer choice, players need to shoot basketballs into a hoop that corresponds to their answer (4 hoops, 4 answer choices). Hoop Trivia is inspired by an arcade game in Dave and Buster’s […]

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Sloth Augmented Reality

This week’s assignment was to create an augmented reality image target using Unity and Vuforia. Sloths are my favorite animal so I used my sloth pencil case as an image target for a 3d-sloth object. I found the sloth 3D object online as a free .obj file with a .jpg file with the textures of […]

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Hoop Trivia Software Final

As I have mentioned in my previous blog post, I am joining both my p5.js and Arduino skills to create a project that I call Hoop Trivia! Hoop Trivia is a traditional basketball arcade game mixed with trivia. It is inspired by an arcade game in Dave and Buster’s called Connect 4 Hoops, where players […]

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The Subway State of Mind (Part 2)

This week Filmon and I worked on addressing the feedback we received last week such as (the scale of the characters, the camera perspective on some of the scenes, and adding sounds to enhance our storytelling). We did not animate the characters face or limbs because Filmon and I agreed it felt complete after adding […]

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Hoops Trivia Software

For my Intro to Computational Media and Physical Computing final project, I am joining both skill sets to create a project that I call Hoop Trivia! Hoop Trivia is a traditional basketball arcade game mixed with trivia. It is inspired by an arcade game in Dave and Buster’s called Connect 4 Hoops, where players play […]

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