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‘Cell Phone Disco’ Boogies Into NextFest

‘Cell Phone Disco’ Boogies Into NextFest

This is the Cell Phone Disco by Informationlab at NextFest ’07, it’s basically a large wall covered in LED’s. These LED’s only turn on when in the presence of the same electromagnetic interference (EMI) that comes from a cellphone. So when you use your cellphone in the presence of the…

Best of Wired Nextfest 2007 Walkthrough

Best of Wired Nextfest 2007 Walkthrough

Before I catch my flight back to SF, here are a few choice shots of my favourite fun at Wired’s 2007 Nextfest down in LA. Notable things include nano ferrite “magnetic fluid” solutions, prototypes of JPL’s Mars rover running over Justin from Justin.tv (above), a giant disco wall that comes…