A wearable that can persistently measure the stress in a young adult from 18-30 years old. The customizable comfortable wearable will help alleviate the stress through the encouragement of deep personal and social connections, by allowing the individual to get in touch with important friends, families, and help centers whenever it is necessary, through different technological means, such as sending an update of an individual’s heart rate, stress rate, etc. to a friend.
Memttoo is a memory tattoo that lets its users recall and re-experience digital memories while connecting them to memories stored in the user's mind. All of a person’s memories are then stored in the cloud which means they can connect and display their memories from any available server to anyone they choose, if they want to share
We wanted to foster more conversations between the Pittsburgh community, visitors, and the hill district community. Memorialize the community space, items and people who were displaced, through a mixed media light display and projection technology triggered by tiles.
A web extension, Vault, that would allow a visualization of one’s deletion of personal content from their Facebook. This visual and/or sound effect would be something cathartic or satisfying. In addition, the sense of satisfaction (instead of emptiness, from deletion of content) could be further emphasized with a sort of abstraction of the content that was deleted.
A pocketable, manipulable device that lets you physically imprint memory and recall or trigger memories at chosen times. It will make it easier for people to recall and strengthen memories important to them and will give them a tangible connection to their memories.
Emoto Pod is an interactive exhibit that allows users to sit down for 5 minutes under a projected "waterfall" of shapes that cascade down an overhead screen. With the aid of a Leap Motion device, the user can virtually run their hands under the projected waterfall. It is an immersive experience, which is experienced not only visually but also manually.
Imagine having a crystalline structure in any room, indicating energy usage throughout the building, through light intensities. That is Lumofracto, an organic paper structure, which interprets API energy usage data, and displays it by shining different levels of light, through the structure.
Creators: Luke Simon, Vera Schulz
An ambient weather visualization structure made to remove the burden of constantly having to monitor weather apps and notifications. Authors: Zachary Hinston, Vera J. Schulz, David Perry.