Twitter Code

Originally, we wanted to keep the twitter display the same. This was until recently where we changed our minds about the instagram display. As we wanted it on the same sketch and projection, we decided to put the tweets in the centre with the images in the grid around it. To do this, I created … More Twitter Code

Instagram Code

After the twitter code, we decided we wanted to create something similar to that for the instagram. We combined the code so that the twitter and instagram feed would be displayed all at once. We had some difficulties trying to make the instagram do the same thing as the twitter. We managed to stop the … More Instagram Code

Twitter API

Another member of the group retrieved the twitter API. We were provided with a consumer key, consumer secret, access token and access token secret which were all needed for the code. We followed a tutorial on Codasign, which took us through each step to create the code. Unlike the instagram one, ¬†we required a library … More Twitter API

Instagram API

ORIGINAL CODE In order to obtain an API from instagram, we had to go through to the developers page of the website. We registered our application, and signed up for an API in a similar way to the Flickr one. From this we retrieved our client ID and secret. Our client ID was to be … More Instagram API

Final Idea

Our idea is to have a display of images and tweets projected onto the wall, at a high speed. Searching for a specific tag or hashtag -which we have yet to decide on. The images and tweets will be at a high speed until someone places their hand on a handprint, once the connection is … More Final Idea

Changes to Idea

After researching how to use sound sensors within arduino. I could only find instructions of how to turn a light on and off using sound rather than the display of a screen. With sound sensors, although the sensitivity could be altered, we didn’t know how sensitive it would be. Footsteps could have been picked up, … More Changes to Idea