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Sound Explore — Sound, Material, conciousness

After watching more ASMR videos and talking with people, I realized that one of the reason ASMR fascinate people so much is it let us pay attention to the sound that we always ignore. One day, I bought a bottle of vegetable juice, I notice I could create a pleasant sound when shaking the bottle to mix the solid part and liquid part together. This sound and my interaction with the bottle is like a ceremony of welcoming healthy. This is the time that sound is producing values. I then thought of the matcha culture from japan. It’s the occasion… More

VR Education & Game

In ‘The inevitable : understanding the 12 technological forces that will shape our future’, Kevin said one of the implicit truth in VR technology is every event would be traced and leave a record, it is a word which is totally surveilled, this feature provides possibilities to proceed game activities. Virtual game-based experience increases students’ motivation The fundamental aim of education is self recognize and also experience. The lecturer of Marlboro College Jane Wilde is a professor on teaching by games and simulation, she thinks game education makes her full of power, because it is interesting. VR could raise… More

VR Education — Current Situation & Outllook

The revolution of education is always promoted by technologies. The ways of education is expanded swiftly in these years, from simply sermon to multi media than to the using of computer. However, it can not break the boundary of 2 Dimension images. VR could provide new perceptive on objects, elaborate scenes in history could be reproduced and the micro structure of particle could be appeared. Most of the lead VR companies and organizations have put their eye on VR education. An American company have developed an education VR product, using 3D glasses, electronic pen and a special made computer to… More

Children are building their kingdoms in QQ–‘Hei Jie’

‘Hei Jie’ is a organization built upon on-line social platform QQ, it is constructed with numbers of families, and the families contains QQ users. Members are gathered by these families, they can meet friends, find tutors, and fight with other families. The form of fighting is usually like: Who earns more likes in their Qzone status, or who can type more words in a period of time. Most of the members are primary school and middle school students, they try to simulate the rules in adults society. The tutors in ‘Hei Jie’ will provide an instruction for freshers… More

Some references

In the book ‘The inevitable : understanding the 12 technological forces that will shape our future’, the author Kevin Kelly described the progress of  Virtual Reality (including Augmented Reality) and predicted what will our life be like in the future. He claims that in ten years’ time, when you are experiencing the high-level of VR displayer, your eyes will be cheated and think you are seeing a real world from a real way. He emphasized the importance of interaction. Everything in VR world will leave a trace record, this will help us to change our behavior into games.  … More

A guess of the ultimate world of VR

I firstly start thinking of what may happen when VR is greatly engaged in our life. In every man’s house, there might be place specially for project virtual scenes and movable sofa, running machine and sensory clothes are used to support the experience. Then I started to think what could happen at the ultimate stage of virtual reality. In the film ‘The Matrix’, people could experience their life with absolutely no awareness of it is not real, all their feeling are from computer, what they do in the whole life is lying in a capsule and ‘dream’. If in… More

A Survey at Elephant&Castle Shopping Center

During the time our working space in E&C is opened to public, I used a table to hold a survey to explore what are the worries of people about the future, and the result could also reflect their previous living status. The Question is: It is 2117. Sam is a 35-year-old man living in Europe, he is a little bit upset recently. What is he worrying about? Please use candy to cheer him up. Politics and weather got more vote on politics and less vote on weather. More

Second Prototype–The Read Letter Part

After I realized it is hard for people to make good quality ASMR sound by themselves, I start thinking of a new way of making personalized sound. By the conscious of  the lack of communication in the tribe of ASMR, I want  to help them expressing feelings by writing letters to others. I intend to make the letter in the shape of scroll, and let a motor to make it turn. Their will be a light sensor and led beneath and above the letter to ‘read’ it, the light signals will shift to digital signals and pass to computer. It will… More