Monthly Archives: October 2012

Interaxon crownfunding Muse: The Brain-Sensing Headband

Few days ago I received an E-mail inviting me to contribute and spread the word about the Muse project, crowfunding at Indiegogo: http://www.indiegogo.com/interaxonmuse. It reminded me when I had the chance to try one of these mind-reader headsets. It was a headset with an additional protuberance, much like a microphone, to stick on your front. Sorry, I don’t [...]

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Play the Physics page added

I added a page describing an old project called “Play the Physics“. “Play the Physics is an educational videogame devoted to teach Physics concepts to children.” “My role in the game was as developer. I took care of two features: adding to the game the floating helmet (the one throwing the freezing/heating jet) I programmed [...]

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Xuggler: a Java bind to ffmpeg

Finally I found a good video editing library to use with Java. It’s called Xuggler. Get it here: http://www.xuggle.com/. It’s a wrapper of the famous ffmpeg library. To me it seems very well written and documented. There are a number of useful examples. The API is very clean and compact: you can write a transcoder in [...]

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