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Hockney influence

An example of David Hockney’s photography that I really love. I want to experiment and see if I can move this forward using video. This will be quite a challenge as this is using photography and you are only using a frame where as video will be constantly moving.

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Game controllers history

Whilst researching on the web i came accross the history of the game controller. It has some old old controllers on there and it has been updated to have the very latest controllers too. Here is a more in depth feature on the new Nintendo controller: Game Spot

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Time and Space

Ive been formualting many ideas for this module, one of them is to explore the idea of communication to think in technological terms of what happens when for instance a phone call is made. Whilst browsing the web i came accrss the Heineken Greenspace web site and I was very interested in the Two Things […]

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Entertainment products

With the Design for entertainment module I am taking we are thinking of a product. We began thinking of making a 3D version of Jenga which would of been promoted to pubs. We were thinking of making a data glove so that the user could actually play teh game by hand gestures.

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Portfolio Updated!

The Portfolio section has been updated with some of my latest work and also some of the sites and Flash work I did whilst working at Digits Industries as part of my placement year for University.

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proving the myth is wrong

With Internet growing at an incredible rate and the evolution of technology, many more users are gaining access to the Internet. Essentially the information and services are meant to be available to everyone, but with the sites and services that are available many are made in such a way that only the “norm” are able […]

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Accessible Myths

For many taking the steps to make a web site accessible is a big daunting task. There are many myths that people believe, see these two sites to see the myths: html help and also web credible i will be focusing my dissertation on proiving the biggest myth of all that making accessible site will […]

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Game theory

A quote from George Leonard. which i received in a spam email: Oddly appropriate: “In terms of the game theory, we might say the universe is so constituted as to maximize play. The best games are not those in which all goes smoothly and steadily toward a certain conclusion, but those in which the outcome […]

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Domain names

A few people have been asking me where I get my domain names from. I usually get my mine from 123-reg.co.uk : They are the cheapest .co.uk names ive found with a really easy to use control panel. Most importantly they allow you to move the domain away from them for free. If anyone knows […]

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web tagging

something that i have been thinking about recently is the idea of web tagging. By running a flash app and also having a running web site i would make an app that can essentially tag a site. The tags could be in different categories and you would have to give a reason for tagging the […]

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