Homeostasis

Wearable Controller Tom-Tombino

Homeostasis The current sociological technologies put new demands onto the individual, creating a multi-formed self that interacts not only with others direct social needs but also with the ghosted need of technology. The HOMEostais is a method to open up a communication between the individual and technologies. The HOMEostasis system is based on the transferring of personal biometric data into the surrounding environment via a personalized graphing control application. This transferring links the system with the individual, allowing to maintain many technological devices and processes with one action.

Materials: PC, Xbee RF, Atmel micro controller, IR sensor, X-10 system hardware.

Exhibited: at the ITP Winter Show in 2007 in New York.