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My internship on the RoboClean project – Jane Slinger

My internship with the RoboClean team involved developing a custom Alexa skill to control Neato vacuum cleaners by voice. This will enable further development to link with the voice interface […]


I-CUBE call for Participants

We are looking for participants for the I-CUBE project’s first study, taking place at the School of Computer Science, this November on Jubilee Campus. This initial call is for employees of the University and members of the […]


Charlotte Gray shares her experiences of working on RoboClean

I was introduced to the RoboClean project at Horizon whilst interning with the Advanced Data Analysis Centre. The project investigates the ways in which end-users interact with a robot vacuum […]


Smart Products Beacon – Soonchild and Creative Captioning – Tailoring theatre productions for D/deaf audiences

For theatre audiences on a spectrum from D/deaf to hard of hearing, it is often difficult to keep up with performances. Even in cases where the performance is signed, or […]


67. Audio Mostly

Once again, Carolan has been ligging on the academic conference circuit. Previous outings included our Louisiana road trip to the New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME) conference in Baton Rouge […]