Category: Lift

Kate Darling of MIT Media Lab at Lift 2013

Posted by – March 18, 2013

Kate Darling is an IP Research Specialist at MIT Media Lab. P.h.D. candidate in Intellectual Property and Law & Economics. Passionate about innovation policy, rethinking copyright and patent law. Co-taught “Robot Rights” with Larry Lessig at Harvard Law School in 2011. Increasingly delving into the intersection of law and robotics.

Moonga connected trading card game by Tegona and Everdreamsoft

Posted by – March 18, 2013

They are creating the Moonga trading card game where players can interact using mobiles and facebook, augmenting the gaming experience around the trading card games like the Manga.

Aptarism augmented reality systems

Posted by – February 23, 2013

Aptarism creates real-time augmented reality systems for theme parks, conferences, TV shows and cinema.

Thibault Brevet Grand-Central, arduino powered giant tweet printer at #lift13

Posted by – February 23, 2013

Graphic designer Thibault Brevet made this giant pen printer that writes out tweets. You can read more about it at http://www.fastcodesign.com/1670749/a-designer-turns-the-communal-message-board-into-oversized-art.

Wipro Chief Learning Officer Abhijit Bhaduri at #lift13

Posted by – February 23, 2013

Wipro is one of the worlds largest IT outsourcing companies out of India, they try to satisfy all and adapt to the evolution of IT for its 140 thousand employees.

Atracsys shows multi-touch UIs on large table PCs

Posted by – February 23, 2013

Atracsys provides large multi-touch table user interfaces and services to corporations in Switzerland.

Arduino Due with ARM Cortex-M3 explained by Massimo Banzi, Co-founder of Arduino

Posted by – February 9, 2013

Possibly the biggest project in the world getting people involved with prototyping and developing hardware and software projects, Massimo Banzi is the co-founder of the Arduino project. He is an Interaction Designer, Educator and Open Source Hardware advocate.

The Arduino Due is a microcontroller board based on the Atmel SAM3X8E ARM Cortex-M3 CPU. It is the first Arduino board based on a 32-bit ARM core microcontroller. It has 54 digital input/output pins (of which 12 can be used as PWM outputs), 12 analog inputs, 4 UARTs (hardware serial ports), a 84 MHz clock, an USB OTG capable connection, 2 DAC (digital to analog), 2 TWI, a power jack, an SPI header, a JTAG header, a reset button and an erase button.

Konstantina Zoehrer, creating Startups in Greece during crisis

Posted by – February 9, 2013

Konstantina Zoehrer is a social innovation activist, as well as being cofounder of social enterprise Loft2work and initiator of Startup Live Athens. She focuses on how informal structures and communities contribute to the socioeconomic development of several, less privileged areas in Greece and how they could lead the country out of the current circumstances of crisis.

seedstarsworld.com worldwide startup competition, finals in Switzerland

Posted by – February 9, 2013

http://seedstarsworld.com organizes a new worldwide startup competition with finals to be held in Switzerland.

HEAD Geneva University of Art and Design students show tech art projects at #lift13

Posted by – February 8, 2013

Here are different technological art projects being shown off by the Art and Design students at the Geneva University HEAD (Haute Ecole d’Art et de Design Genève)