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Thesis structure

by Dries De Roeck on May 14, 2014

Bye 11 hello 12

by Dries De Roeck on December 29, 2011

2011, the year in which I Became a father Switched from a 100% research job to 50% research (PhD at Artesis) and 50% industry (Design research at Concrete) Was involved in the development of Turned 28 years old Found (…)

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by Dries De Roeck on August 30, 2011

Inspired by the writeup by Paul Miller about the bilderburg event “Laptops and Looms” … I had the urge to make this image: (Original image taken from the OSX dictionary)

The end user is a lie

by Dries De Roeck on June 15, 2011

In a world of open ended DIY systems, people should stop using the term end user. I will elaborate on this at some point ^^

Commission, 29/3/11

by Dries De Roeck on March 28, 2011

Tomorrow, march 29th, I will be presenting my current thoughts and progress regarding my ongoing research to my PhD commission. The slides are 99.9% done, any feedback (before or after tomorrow) is more than welcome! (most of the slides are (…)

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Atoms are the new bits

by Dries De Roeck on January 27, 2010

I was pretty¬†enthusiastic¬†when I found WIRED in the mail yesterdaynight! Very nice cover article by Chris Anderson on DiY and the way it’s changing the marketplace for products. Read it here.

7 links, out of the blue.

by Dries De Roeck on January 21, 2010

Just dumping some links for greater justice & DiY related inspiration; Could go on forever, but do check out my delicious account for more things like these ^^

Sensor boxes, pt2

by Dries De Roeck on January 12, 2010

During the last week(s) of 2009 I built a first version of the sensor box. In fact there’s nothing special to it, just a box with an Arduino and a sensor on a protoshield. The only functionality the box has (…)

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by Dries De Roeck on January 6, 2010

“Craftmanship names an enduring, basic human impulse, the desire to do a job well for its own sake” -R. Sennett, The Craftsman

Sensor boxes

by Dries De Roeck on November 12, 2009

I’ve been trying to come up with some very simple experiments to explore the possibilities how to introduce the “digital realm” into creative sessions. Before the end of the year I’d like to try something out with on/off sensors built (…)

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