Author: david

con DUCK tor

Project Name: con DUCK tor People Involved: Pheobe Sun Glenn Jackson Cathal Peelo Rene Ruck Project Description: A visual orchestra that can be conducted by anyone Links to Code: Links to Pictures: PRESENTATION: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1AciTflazdew-IukafRltrI7xm9qIZw1Rkejo2sg_6bM/edit?usp=sharing Anything else?: special thanks to David,

OAT Mobility Platform

Project Name: OAT Mobility Platform People Involved: Declan Project Description: A Pi and Camera to detect dog poo, and other dangers on the road, not quite finished yet Links to Code: Links to Pictures: PRESENTATION: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/16RMaGcTKt4BZlcDD8ffIV2z9dXWS4OPuqy82XZ6IuQk/edit?usp=sharing Anything else?:

quack quack music box

Project Name: quack quack music box People Involved: Ying Feng Project Description: free music streaming app for Alexa-enabled devices Links to Code: https://github.com/neko2016/alexa-music-app Links to Pictures: PRESENTATION: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/19L_ubutIE4ALNr39KNdc_EoqNb6bjqzXwM26kexpX4o/edit?usp=sharing Anything else?:

Laminar Water Jet

Project Name: Laminar Water Jet People Involved: Jeffrey Roe Project Description: A Laminar flow is when all water flows in parallel layers, with no disruption between the layers. Think of the water you see in fancy fountains that look perfectly

Prosomnia Streetlight synchronized window

Project Name: Prosomnia Streetlight synchronized window People Involved: Niek van der Dussen Brian Nitz Project Description: Hack Details: You know those LED streetlights and yard lights that everyone thought would be the environmental cat’s pyjamas? They’re crazy bright, they keep

Open Source driver for USB Music Controller

Project Name: Open Source driver for USB Music Controller People Involved: Harry van Haaren Project Description: Many modern USB music controllers do not plug-n-play with Linux, and manufacturers don’t often write Linux drivers. This project was to reverse-engineer a USB

Foxie Sensor API for your Raspberry Pi

Project Name: Foxie Sensor API for your Raspberry Pi People Involved: Lin Zhang, Mihai Criveti, Shailesh Wadhwa, Zhenbang Xiao, Ruiqi Li Project Description: Raspberry Pi – IoT and Cognitive Platform with Python Flask, Firebase An educational tool and framework for

Radioquacktivity

Project Name: Radioquacktivity People Involved: Kilian Dolan Sam O’Mahony Uday Kumar Basshboin Siri Haritha Mike Hibbett Project Description: An evil robotic geiger counting, quacking duck Links to Code: Links to Pictures: PRESENTATION: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1y3rzcBcVfvyBraXihAP9vfZWsOhhYuVznqf0PwtXCPw/edit?usp=sharing Anything else?:

Magik Mirror

Project Name: Magik Mirror People Involved: Igor James Elaine Rafael Fabiola Project Description: A mirror which you can ask about weather, dublin bus, forecast, news and a easter egg if you say “egg”. Links to Code: Links to Pictures: https://twitter.com/Igfasouza/status/988038446353707009

The Periodic Table in Muffins

Project Name: The Periodic Table in Muffins People Involved: Aimee & Mike Project Description: We created a muffin for each element in the Periodic Table, with icing for its symbol and atomic weight. For bonus points we made one of

Quake Umbrella

Project Name: Quake Umbrella People Involved: Robert Eoin Project Description: Have an umbrella that can be use to play Quake. Links to Code: Links to Pictures: PRESENTATION: Notthing Anything else?:

Chronovisor

Hack Details: Prove that the threshold of available (licence free) photographs exists on the web to produce a documentary-grade projection of a past event. Image meta data would be used, and other types of alignments. What you need to make

DIY Geiger Counter

Hack Title: DIY Geiger Counter Hack Details: Ever wonder how radioactive things are? Prepared to see bananas in a new light? Let’s build a Geiger Counter! I have all the parts – just need to copy the design of a

Face of the Internet

Hack Details:Display an emotion onto an LED screen based on the language from mined comments online. Python scripts and API’s can be used to generate a collection of comments and an SQL database can help process the language once it’s

Sleeper Pod

Hack Details: Let’s build a mobile sleeper pod for whoever needs one. Should be mobile/on wheels. Warm and dry, resist wind and rain. Be lockable. Fit a person, and their belongings. Cheap, sturdy, modular. We’ll design it together so bring

LED Streetlight synchronized window shutters

Hack Details: You know those LED streetlights and yard lights that everyone thought would be the environmental cat’s pyjamas? They’re crazy bright, they keep kids awake, guide bats, turtles and birds to their doom and go right through astronomer’s narrow

Emergency Bat Signal

Hack Title: Emergency Bat Signal Hack Details: Use projected QR codes and balloon-lofted meshduinos (e.g. WeMos D1 Mini) for emergency disaster communication. For example Maker challenge 6 here: https://makezine.com/2017/10/16/need-ideas-solutions-hurricane-devastated-areas/ What you need to make it happen?: I have a few

Bath the Duck (?)

Hack Details: A fun floaty rubber duck with a temperature display telling you how hot your water is and built in timer with alarm to let you know when it’s time to get out. What you need to make it

The Periodic Table in Muffins

Hack Details: This hack combines my two favorite subjects: Science and Food. I plan to recreate the periodic table in muffins, one per element, with icing to match the different groups. This has been done before with cup cakes; I

Pi Powered sensors for the blind (detect dog poo, sonar sensor)

Hack Details: Create an open source project to let blind and vision impaired people use cheep hardware and sensors to make their own personalized accessibility tools. Phase one will be built on the Raspberry Pi, but other options like Android,