Happy Packages lives on!

It’s been hard-core few months, as you might tell from the other blog posts and mediasandbox…a lot of fun, inspiring, challenging, and more than anything this project has opened hundreds of doors for everyone involved. A realisation dawned this week that we really are operating at the forefront of the pervasive media industry…things break, people …

Pervasive Fatigue

The ideas for Happy Packages could be great or they may stink, but hell it’s a research project and that’s what Thought Pie are meant to be finding out. Either way, no matter how good the implementation and delivery, something we’ll have to be wary of is Pervasive Fatigue. The Situation People who are constantly …

Anyone for a Gumstix?

Our new bit of lovely Bluetooth equipment arrived today, a Gumstix “Proximity Marketing device”! This box will be able to push out files over Bluetooth to enabled devices and comes with a mini antenna and some fun Bubble-wrap!

Happy Monday!

The Happy Packages site is now live! It’s up and beautiful at, http://www.happypackages.com It has details of all the projects Mobile Pie and Thought Den are exploring with the MediaSandbox research project and will be the public facing site for the projects.

Mobile SPAM Pirates

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