Mashi

Mashi

Sep
27

Week 3: Not everything needs wires

Week 3 NotesBackground Analog Output: PWM: pulse width modulation creates a pseudo-analog voltage – effective voltage created by constantly changing V;
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Sep
22

Week 3: Text-to-Speech as Synthetic Media

Our discussion about deepfakes and other synthetic media in class emphasized the discomfort we felt about the implications of such
3 min read
Sep
20

Week 2: Why Won't This Speaker Work?! Because I Need Delay!

Week 2 NotesBackground Microcontrollers: Input: sensor; output: actuator GPIO: general purpose input and output Microcontroller: a simple (firmware only) processor,
3 min read
Sep
12

Week 2: Soundwalk and the Molotov Man

Reflections on Our SoundwalkUntitled by Nima, Orpheas, and Mashi0:00/2:471×I’d always been reluctant to join
4 min read
Sep
07

Week 1: A Board Game with Switch-operated LEDs

Physical Computing Week 1Readings: Actuator: converts electrical energy into other forms – what forms exactly? Or, which forms are not included?
3 min read
Sep
02

Week 1: Hearing and Listening

The Difference Between Hearing and Listening | Pauline Oliveros"The ear hears, the brain listens, the body senses vibrations.""Performance space
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Jul
19
S2:E6 Tequila-Tasting With Vampire Idols

S2:E6 Tequila-Tasting With Vampire Idols

Back in Tokyo, I would sometimes check out the Tokyu Hands in Shinjuku to buy art supplies that would inevitably
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May
11
S2:E5 Sora Plays Soccer in Sakhalin

S2:E5 Sora Plays Soccer in Sakhalin

Over the last few weeks, I got over my Crary-induced Luddite phase and discovered a cautious new interest in wearable
6 min read
Apr
20
S2:E4 Post-Internet Ballet Clubbing

S2:E4 Post-Internet Ballet Clubbing

I've been experimenting lately with different methods of self-expression in pursuit of some medium that would allow me to be
5 min read
Apr
09
S2:E3 End of My Filler Arc?!

S2:E3 End of My Filler Arc?!

Well, I'm officially headed to grad school! I will be attending the Interactive Telecommunications Program at NYU Tisch, where I'll
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