What is it?

This device remembers the time that humans have spent in its company. It has a sequel, Our Time Together II.

Where has it been shown?

It was on display at 1460 Wallmountables 2017 at the DC Arts Center until September 10, 2017.

What was my role in it?

I created Our Time Together.

How does it work?

It sends a ping, much like a bat, once every few seconds. Once it notices a human nearby, it perks up and begins counting the seconds spent together.

How was it made?

Communication

    Ultrasonic rangefinder
    Sending a high-pitched ping much like a bat, this sensor finds hard-edged surfaces nearby--and measures their distance.

Hardware

Roles

Software

Tags

    QDSP-6064