February 20, 2008

Spark things to do

Dear all,

Here are things to do for class & Spark Festival: Download file

- Doug

January 23, 2008

Introduction to Max/MSP/Jitter

What is Max/MSP/Jitter?

Max/MSP is a graphical programming environment, which means you create your own software using a visual toolkit of objects, and connect them together with patch cords. The basic environment that includes MIDI, control, user interface, and timing objects is called Max.

Jitter, a set of matrix data processing objects optimized for video and 3-D graphics

Useful links:
-Cycling '74, the company that develops Max/MSP/Jitter a portal for finding 3rd party development for Max/MSP/Jitter
-Festivals full of Max/MSP/Jitter people/works: ICMC, NIME, Spark

Introduction to the Arduino platform

What is Arduino?

Arduino is an open-source electronics prototyping platform based on flexible, easy-to-use hardware and software. It's intended for artists, designers, hobbyists, and anyone interested in creating interactive objects or environments.

Useful links:
-Main Arduino Site
-Make Magazine's growing Arduiono Archives
-The World Famous Index of Arduino & Freeduino Knowledge
-Arduino's programming platform: Wiring