Showing posts with label invention. Show all posts
Showing posts with label invention. Show all posts

Friday, December 13, 2019

Using Makey Makey to Creative Assistive Technology - Webinar Recording

Yesterday afternoon Art Spencer gave an engaging presentation about some interesting Makey Makey projects that he's done with elementary school and middle school students. In the presentation Art does a great job of explaining what Makey Makey is and how his students have used it to create assistive technology devices for other students who have special needs. Watch Art's presentation here.

On a related note, Amazon has Makey Makey Invention Kits on sale right now at 29% off the regular price.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Inventing the Digital Camera

Photographer David Friedman has published a series of thirty-two profiles of modern inventors. Earlier this week he published the following video profile of Steven Sasson who invented the digital camera. This brief profile features Sasson explaining the challenges of developing a digital camera and showing off the first digital camera. That first camera actually used a cassette tape. Watch the video below.

Inventor Portrait: Steven Sasson from David Friedman on Vimeo.

H/T to Open Culture.