The Ars Electronica Center’s Luminous Puzzle Facade Can be “Solved” With a Rubik’s Cube

December 5, 2013 by  
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Artist Javier Lloert created an interactive Puzzle Façade that is controlled via a Rubik’s cube. He connected the facade of the Ars Electronica Center in Linz, Austria to a white 3D-printed cube that controls the building’s lights. Passersby are invited to engage with the interactive experience and take part in shaping the nighttime cityscape. Read the rest of The Ars Electronica Center’s Luminous Puzzle Facade Can be “Solved” With a Rubik’s Cube Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: arduino facade , Austrian architecture , interactive art , interactive design , interactive facades , Javier Lloert , Javier Lloert Rubik’s cube , Linz Austria architecture , Puzzle architecture , Puzzle design , Puzzle Facade        

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Jigsaw Puzzle Stool by VivaTerra!

April 17, 2010 by  
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From picture frames to even sandwiches , we love all things jigsaw! And now we can add these clever wooden stools to the list! Made from sustainably produced, plantation-grown sheesham wood, each stool can go solo or be grouped together with others to complete a cluster perfect for whatever room you set them in. READ MORE AT INHABITOTS > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: eco kids , eco-friendly kid’s furniture , eco-friendly kids decor , green kids , green kids decor , green kids furniture , Jigsaw Puzzle Stool , VivaTerra

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Utilities Poised to Blow It When Smart Grid Rolls Out

March 12, 2010 by  
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Photo via F eatheredTar According to new research from IDC Energy Insights, utilities are not even remotely ready for the smart grid particularly when it comes to one vital piece of the puzzle – customer interaction. So far, utilities have been this big, lumbering entity to which you send money every month in order to have your lights stay on, your refrigerator keep cold, your heater to keep you warm. You don’t think about it daily, nor do you call up your utility for a chat often – or at all other than when you’re moving.

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Maldives Declares All Its Territorial Waters a Shark Sanctuary

March 12, 2010 by  
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photo: Christian Steen via flickr. The Maldives definitely knows who’s paying the bills these days..

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