In software there a saying about people who are considered talent: "Smart and gets things done." Recently, REAP professional Matt Neill became the talk of the startup community for an excellent design created for local startup Dandy. Dandy is a platform that matches ideas through a community to build more successful mobile apps. Users can sign up and contribute in meaningful ways to increase the development and design of apps across several mobile platforms. I

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Last week was the opening of the new MT Space (Kitchener) and Cactusbloem (Belgium) collaborative production, Black Spring, developed with technology from the Felt Lab.  It is a theatre production that crosses into art installation and incorporates live projection mapping from a maquette.   This unusual show provided an exceptional integration of several forms ranging from traditional performance to interactive technologies. But beyond the technical, Black Spring was an inter-arts multidisciplinary installation. The traditional notion of

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We have had many visits from high school students at the REAP Felt Lab and it is always refreshing to see the lab through their eyes of wonder. Recently, a group of grade 9 students from St. John-Kilmarnock came for a tour and Thinkering workshop. Their teacher, Mrs. Carey Gallagher, provided us with these reflections on her experience at the lab: “Imagine a place where your mind opens wider than any walls around you”. From

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“Digital signage: this is a term that includes all digital displays”, explains Henning Sittler at the Felt Lab during a lunch and learn on November 1st. “Digital Out Of Home Signage” describes an array of several networked digital displays. “Think of digital displays at 7-11 - They are all one, they are all displaying the same information across the country. All of those displays are controlled from a single point. This is where the InfoCaster

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