Mon 5 Dec 2011, by iamdanw
Last Friday was openMIC 12, a one day event on the impact of cheap Android phones in the Internet of Things. I gave a short talk on the topic, covering mobile phones, internet fridges, robots, geocities, shanzai & kickstarter.
I have no written version to post, instead I recommend reading & watching the following:
Bret Victor's A Brief Rant on the Future of Interaction Design, covering the problems of using touchscreens as the default design solution.
Andy Huntington's Geocities of Things (7m30s), on how we are still in the early small-scale hobbyist experimental phase of IoT.
Whilst the videos & webpages I used as slides are: