Category Archives: Projects : Arduino : iOS

LIMiTED: ilyware pre-order discount offer

Exciting news!

I have launched ilyware for pre-orders in anticipation of the Launch Collection 2016. I am currently offering lower pricing for early interested adopters. The pre orders will enable me to further my research as well as get the products off the ground for the start of the new year. Continue reading LIMiTED: ilyware pre-order discount offer

Message Bag

Message Bag, Nov. 2011
Message Bag has an integrated LCD for messages as well as an RFID that activates LEDs so you know what items you have packed. Using Arduino.

I realise this is a huge post, but I really wanted full documentation so I know the steps I took and stages I implemented along the way.  Continue reading Message Bag

York Hackspace at Manchester Mini Maker Faire

Our York Hackspace group set up at the Manchester Maker Faire over the weekend of Saturday 26th / 27th July. On the official site this event is described as: “the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth—a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement. It’s a place where people show what they are making, and share what they are learning.”

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Black 1950s Vintage, 5 LED bag…

This new handbag was created to be used in a single-user study that will be taking place over the month. It has been modified based on feedback from previous user testing and focus groups that I have run over the course of the PhD so far. Included in this bag is a 5 LED configuration – which in this case it was decided to keep it all visible. Continue reading Black 1950s Vintage, 5 LED bag…

Interested in Participating?

Message Bag V2
A version of Message Bag that was used for initial testing.

Are you interested in participating in a trial with our Message Bag?

Or do you have some ideas that you’d like to share about it? I’m currently looking for some volunteers who would be interested in trialling a Message Bag prototype for me, tell me what you think, what you liked or didn’t like, I want to hear it all.

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