Category: Research

FYP Concept 3: OST Social Networking

One of our final year tutors, Shaun Murray, made a comment during the last seminar urging us to pick a topic/context/technology for our final year project that genuinely interests us and not one that we believe they want us to pick or would improve our mark. From years of past experience the lecturers say that [...]

FYP Concept 2: Augmented Viral Marketing

Whilst discussing some initial notions and personal interests for my dissertation, in yeserdays PRID301 seminar, I came up with another possible concept for my final year project.
One of the topics I mentioned, which I find really interesting, is Viral Marketing. It interests me because it is still a relatively new, or should i say more [...]

Final Project Concept 1 – A Collaborative & Social DJing Installation

My first real concept for my final project is to produce a collaborative DJ system whereby anyone can interact with the system to experience and change the audio output. The ideal interactive solution for this would be via SMS, where the user can text in one of a number of keywords to start/stop a loop. [...]

Obscura CueLight – Motion Tracking

Obscura CueLightTM introduces a clever use of motion tracking technology which turns an ordinary pool table into a ‘digitally-enhanced video experience’. With multiple motion sensor cameras, a projector and custom built software, ‘high-definition imagery responds in real-time to every shot’ played on the table. With the availability of ‘user-selectable themes’ the technology ‘yields infinite possibilities’ [...]