041109 Thesis Concept Update

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041109 Thesis Concept Update

  1. 1. Peepers and Seepers internet connectors Nicholas Wallen Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update
  2. 2. Context The mobile self things that people carry to help them connect/disconnect Nicholas Wallen Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update
  3. 3. Problem Setting Internet = Abundance Data Connections Nicholas Wallen Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update
  4. 4. Problem Setting Disconnection/ Overload Left Out Overconnection Nicholas Wallen Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update
  5. 5. Concept Calm simple, clear: doesn’t demand attention Small Scale fits in pocket/bag: personal, intimate object 1 to 1 Connection makes connection meaningful Personal meaning from context, use, customization--not technology Nicholas Wallen Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update
  6. 6. System ubiquitous Peeper wireless Peeps Seeper Death/ Disconnection ubiquitous wireless Remembered Peeps Nicholas Wallen Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update
  7. 7. Peepers what form? what to measure? Nicholas Wallen Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update
  8. 8. Peepers research Interview and worksheet asked 11 participants (in their 20-30’s) to indentify subjects and place sensors Nicholas Wallen Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update
  9. 9. Peepers Obvious interview and worksheet insights People worry about spying putting sensors on people seems “wrong” People want to spy but, of course People don’t consider sensors haikus they ask for rich information--not light levels People really, really like telepresence but, of course Nicholas Wallen Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update
  10. 10. Peepers Resulting directions Create value for a person being peeped avoid spying issues giving observed person control Find a clear behavior gives peeped data meaning Nicholas Wallen Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update
  11. 11. Peepers Solution Fidgeting fun, fun, fun http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5nYVFvIcVCE Nicholas Wallen Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update
  12. 12. Peepers Designs for fidgeting Stick onto existing devices Notchy-knob Snappy-switch Clicky-button Bendy-card Auto-misaligning aligner Squeezy-ball Nicholas Wallen Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update
  13. 13. System Update ubiquitous Peeper wireless Peeps Seeper Death/ Disconnection ubiquitous wireless + Foreign Remembered peepers in Peeps vicinity Delete? Out of range Nicholas Wallen foreign peepers Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update
  14. 14. Seepers what form? how to communicate? Messager/ Stored fidgets Sex toy Tapper Fidget pet aligning misaligns another Self-clicking button Tele-misaligning aligner Nicholas Wallen Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update
  15. 15. Some Relevant Projects Ivrea faraway project margot jacobs, laura polazzi, kristina andersen primal interfaces livia sunesson: biting, punching, heartbeats, heat CuteCircuit / Francesca Rosella and Ryan Genz listening bells: call bells to listen to a location hug shirt: remote hugs the poetics of telepresence dunne and raby : telepresence via smells, heat, etc. objects for lonely men noam toran: recreating generic interactions with a girlfriend Nicholas Wallen Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update
  16. 16. Thank You! Nicholas Wallen Domus Academy MID 2009 / thesis: 04/11/09 update

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