Category Archives: Urban Computing

Tellart’s interactive aircraft: ‘The Now Starter’ for Evian

Tellart created a custom, interactive aircraft for the Evian “Live Young Now” campaign in Singapore. In less than seven weeks, Tellart designed, engineered and built ‘The Now Starter,’ a remote-controlled aircraft that interacts with users and delivers coupons for Evian-sponsored experiences. It will visit over a dozen high-traffic locations in Singapore, making over forty appearances [...]

The Now Starter’s first deployment in Raffles Square, Singapore : Photo courtesy of TSLA

Tellart’s “Maker Music” Inspires 2011 Maker Fair RI Visitors

When the Rhode Island Maker Faire invited us back for our third year in a row, we racked our brains for the best way to follow up 2009′s Maker Pong (make a link) and 2010′s Frogger Game (make a link). We decided to amp up our mixed reality projection system with a giant music synthesizer [...]

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The Binoculars

Jørn Utzon’s 1973 Sydney Opera House is one of the most recognizable and acclaimed structures on the planet. Celebrating its 40th birthday this year, the iconic performing arts center is the youngest member of the 981-location UNESCO World Heritage Site family. To help it celebrate, Tellart teamed up with Google Creative Lab to invite its [...]

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SoundAffects NYC

A ten-day audio experiment that listened to more than just the audible noise of a New York City street corner, SoundAffects took the form of a wall on the corner of 5th Avenue and 13th Street that collected data input including temperature readings, color analysis of video feeds, precipitation measurements, noise levels, cellular phone activity/interference, [...]

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