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PROJECT PAUL FUNDED FROM NWO PROGRAM DATA-DRIVEN RESEARCH ON SPORTS & HEALTHY LIVING

In the NWO programme Data-driven research on Sports & Healthy Living three proposals have been granted. Consortia from Dutch and Brazilian researchers will collaborate in the field of sports and healthy living. One of the subsidized projects is ‘Playful Data-driven Active Urban … Continue reading

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PRESENTATIONS OF MINOR INTELLIGENT ENVIRONMENTS

This afternoon the 30 students of the minor ‘Intelligent Environments’ presented the results of their research projects in poster/demo session. This year the quality was again higher than previous years. Innovative smart environments were shown in very different field, such … Continue reading

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DIGITAL LIFE CENTRE PRESENTS RESEARCH AT THE UBICOMP CONFERENCE IN SEATTLE

The Ubicomp conference, held this year in Seattle, USA, presents research in the field of ubiquitous (pervasive) computing; ICT that has penetrated into all aspects of our daily lives, smart environments, sensors, activity recognition, data analysis, interaction techniques, design and … Continue reading

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IBEACON EXPERIENCE DAYS: INNOVATING APPLICATIONS

During the first Dutch iBeacon hackathon, organized by Glimworm Beacons (Joint Venture of Glimworm and HvA HOIO Sven Haitjema), Sanoma and Appsterdam, 10 developers presented their ideas after two days brainstorming, hacking, programming and probably occasionally swearing . Ideas and even functioning demos … Continue reading

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Dutch newsradio BNR interviews students working on an interactive wall for elderly with dementia

A group of students who, during the minor ‘healthcare technology’, developed an ‘interactive wall’ for elderly with dementia has started a bachelors project where they set up their own company. Because there was so much demand for the interactive wall, particularly … Continue reading

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Theo Jansen shows his new Strandbeest

Last week, the Digital Life group visited the exhibition of Theo Jansen. http://electriciteitsfabriek.nl/generatorstrandbeest/ Virtually all beach animals are now exhibited in the Electriciteitsfabriek in The Hague. Ancient skeletons and other historical materials are also displayed. Theo gave an inspiring lecture … Continue reading

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Meeting between Fashion students and ICT students

February 14 was the joint kick off the minors Fashion Theories and Intelligent Environments at HvA. Intelligent Environments offers a program in the field of design, engineering and research. Fashion Theories offers a program in the field of Fashion & … Continue reading

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