Power

3 AA Printed Case: Third Round Sketching

September 29th 2014, Alaina

3 AA Printed Case: Third Round Sketching The third round of sketching reconsidered the entry…

Power

3 AA Printed Case: Curvature Studies

September 28th 2014, Alaina

3 AA Printed Case: Curvature Studies No matter the final design, all the 3 AA…

Power

3 AA Printed Case: Second Round Sketching

September 28th 2014, Alaina

3 AA Printed Case: Second Round Sketching The second round of sketching grew out of…

Software

VVVV Bridge

September 27th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

During the Schmiede Festival in Austria, I sat down with Daniel Huber who built a…

Hardware, Software

ArduIMU Code

September 27th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

If you don’t plan on using the Glover software you can program the ArduIMU to…

E-Textile

E-Textile Glove Update from Schmiede

September 25th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

At the Schmiede Festival in Austria together with Maurin Donneaud I worked on a new…

Power

3 AA Printed Case: Initial Exploration

September 25th 2014, Alaina

The post discusses the  initial exploration of 3 AA battery case. – Primary Goals 3 x AA…

Organization

Glove Versions

September 7th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

A pair of gloves for musician Imogen Heap, this post lists the various glove versions…

News

N-TV Beitrag

September 6th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

The German news site n-tv just aired a piece on wearable technology that features the…

Hardware, Organization

Bend Sensor Resistance Ranges

September 5th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Measurements taken on left hand of MiMu NIME glove, once with (bad) polyester sensors and…

Collaborator Gloves, Fabric

Berlin Cuff Production

September 5th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Rachel and Sam came to Berlin for three days of finalizing and making the battery…

Hardware, Organization

Carrier Board Error

September 4th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

OUTX numbers in reverse order!

Hardware, Organization

August Gloves Docu

August 27th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Bend Sensor Assemblies New neoprene solution: Button Assemblies Carrier Boards Motor Boards LED Boards

Power

Power Banks

August 25th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Portable Powerbank and kwmobile – Power Bank >> http://www.amazon.de/kwmobile-Externer-Smartphones-MicroUSB-Anschluss/dp/B00LTMLWVO/ref=pd_sim_sbs_luggage_19?ie=UTF8&refRID=09226F0MHHJ330M0YBS9 >> http://www.amazon.de/Powerbank-Zusatzakku-Powertube-Handy-Akku-Pack-Blackberry/dp/B00LO8A052/ref=sr_1_63?ie=UTF8&qid=1407965129&sr=8-63&keywords=power+bank

Power

Wrist Band Power Bank 1500mah

August 25th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

>> http://www.amazon.com/Wrist-Band-Power-Bank-1500mah/dp/B00FUL8UG0

Power

Quick Thought: Industrial Cells

August 25th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

From Seb: “a quick thought (for future dev), if we are able to accommodate awkward…

Hardware, Research

Hardware Assembiles

August 15th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

This post seeks to define the parts, materials and techniques for producing the following hardware…

People's Gloves

Stefania’s Glove at NIME

August 12th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Stefania Serafin, professor at Aalborg University in Copenhagen, has made herself a pair of ArduIMU…

E-Textile, Power

3xAA Neoprene Battery Pouch

August 7th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Go fabric?

Power

3D Printed LiPo Case

August 7th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

A thin shell to prevent punctures.

Hardware

Replacing Polyester for Polyimide Sensors

August 6th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Replacing all 16 Flexpoint polyester laminate bend sensors for polyimide laminate sensors.

Fabric

Lasercutting at Lime Warf’s Machines Room

August 6th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

We lasercut the glove pattern at Lime Warf in preparation for producing our Collaborator gloves!

Hardware

Bend Sensors Longevity Tests

August 6th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

We seem to be experiencing a change in the bend sensor’s behavior over time –…

Fabric, Hardware

Ring Button

August 6th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Imogen says she prefers the larger button which has a housing of about 11.5 x…

Power, Research

3D Printed AA and AAA Battery Case

August 6th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Instead of using the LiPo batteries to power the collaborator gloves, what about 3D printing…

Fabric

Mi.Mu Glove Feedback

May 13th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Towards improvements for next version…

Organization

Gloves Version Tracking

May 1st 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

An attempt to catalog all the various glove versions we have made so far!

Fabric

3 Pairs of NIME Gloves!!!

May 1st 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Rachel, Seb and Hannah come together in London for a long weekend of gloves making!…

Hardware

Breakout Board for NIME

April 12th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Everything that needs to be done in time for NIME!!!

News

Mi.Mu Kickstarter Campaign!

April 8th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Your opportunity to become a part of The Gloves Project by supporting us through our…

Fabric, Research

DIY E-textile flex sensor

January 24th 2014, Maurin

Make DIY E-textile flex sensor combining resistive materials like velostat or Eeonyx fabric and conductive…

Research

Stretch and Hybrid PCBs

January 15th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Hybrid PCBs Rigid flex PCB Stretch PCBs STELLA Project >> http://www.izm.fraunhofer.de/en/abteilungen/system_integrationinterconnectiontechnologies/arbeitsgebiete/system-in-packagebysubstrateintegration/stretchable-electronics.html

Research

Goves knit from one piece?

January 15th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

What if we could 3D knit the gloves so that they are one piece of…

Research

Data Gloves Overview

January 8th 2014, Hannah Perner-Wilson

The following collection of data glove projects, includes commercially available data gloves as well as…

Hard-Soft

Flex Breakout Board

December 24th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

The breakout board acts as a mediator between the hard electronics of the x-OSC and…

Power

Power Solution for x-OSC Gloves

December 13th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

PowerStick “It has on-board power switch and battery level indicator; very useful for performance checks….

Hardware

Pull-up Resistor Values

December 13th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Figuring out the best value pull-up resistor for both the flex sensors and the e-textile…

News

Slip into something more technological

December 4th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Imogen writes about the future of devices in this Wired Magazine article.

E-Textile, Fabric

Rachel’s Forchette Glove V2!

December 2nd 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Photos Video

Gloves Residency

First Glove Performance

October 23rd 2013, dirk

Looking for an Interface to play my “Roomsynthesizer” in Max MSP, which is a Synthesizer…

People's Gloves

Sjoerd’s Glove

October 23rd 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Sjoerd van der Sanden has built himself his own ArduIMU Glove! Instead of using Glover…

Gloves Residency

Dirk’s first Wireless Session with Gloves

October 11th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Dirk Handreke is using The Gloves to perform his own composition. Here a recording from…

E-Textile, Research

Materials Gathering and Costing

October 3rd 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

In preparation for Kickstarter this post collects materials info and costing for the materials we…

E-Textile, Fabric

Rachel’s Fourchette Glove!

October 2nd 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Hardware

Prototype x-OSC Gloves Kit

September 11th 2013, Seb Madgwick

Prototype x-OSC Gloves Kit for team to use in development. It is a self-contained, pre-configured…

Hardware

Prototype x-OSC Gloves Video

August 31st 2013, Seb Madgwick

It was done together with Sean Bradford. The Gloves were controlling a track composed by…

small things to help making the setup an easier process. glove settings tab: – showing…

Finally playing with the gloves and putting some ideas together Small suggestion: To avoid causing…

Gloves Residency

Glove Tests

August 16th 2013, Christoph Mann

We have a pair of gloves at the Studio for Electronic Music in Dresden. Now…

Gloves Residency

Glove Ball Demos

August 16th 2013, Christoph Mann

We built a visual synth based on Rob Ramirez MaxMSP jit.phys Tutorial: The balls bounce…

E-Textile, Fabric, Hardware

“Mega-Gluvs” V1

August 9th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Documentation of maga-gloves creation with Rachel Freire!

Research

Professor WiFi’s Summer Project

July 22nd 2013, Seb Madgwick

Today I met Professor WiFi and his student Simon Rankine to kickoff a summer project…

Fabric

Another Pair of Gluvs

June 28th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Wishlist for next iteration on x-OSC glove. Depending on outcome of E-Textile vs Bend Sensor…

Hard-Soft

E-Textile vs. Bend Sensors

June 28th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

This post summarizes our findings from comparing E-Textile sensors with commercial bend sensors.

Gloves Residency, News

Gloves Residency

May 19th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

A two-month residency program where we send out pairs of the ArduIMU gloves used during…

E-Textile, Hardware

xOSC Gloves

May 9th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

A pair of gloves using a new i/o board called xOSC developed by Tom and…

Research

Bend/Flex Sensor Overview

May 5th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Collection of different types of sensors that can be used for sensing bend/flex, position of…

Hardware

PS Move Gloves

March 5th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

An attempt to build a pair of gloves from hacking a PS move controller.

People's Gloves

Nadja Makes a Pair of Gloves

March 3rd 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Nadja took part in The Gloves Workshop at CTM this January and decided to build…

DIY

Introduction

February 4th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Make your very own pair of The Gloves! This step-by-step tutorial takes you through the…

Press

Hardware Hacks: The Gloves Workshop

February 4th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

German website Hardware Hacks reports about The Gloves Workshop at CTM 2013.

DIY

Materials

February 3rd 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

An important part of starting to build The Gloves is to begin sourcing all the…

DIY

Tools

February 3rd 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

You will need a range of tools to complete this project. Most of them are…

DIY

Step 1: Making Vibration Motor Modules

February 3rd 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

This step is quite independant of the rest of the glove-making process, so really you…

DIY

Step 2: Cutting the Pattern

February 3rd 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Before you can start sewing the glove you need to cut out the pattern from…

DIY

Step 3: Sewing The Gloves

February 2nd 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Sewing a pair of gloves starts with cutting out the pattern. If you plan to…

DIY

Step 4: Sewing the Battery Pouch

February 1st 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Set the sewing machine to 2-3 wide and 0-1 long: Video: Sewing around the edges…

DIY

Step 5: Sewing the Circuit

February 1st 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Before sewing to the neoprene you first want to fuse some non-stretch fabric to the…

The default driver settings for v2.2.18 of the for the FTDI Mac serial driver produce…

Workshops

Useful Links for Using the Gloves

January 30th 2013, Kelly Snook

Step-by-step instructions (including useful links) for using The Gloves (ArduIMU version) STEP 1 – Preparing…

Hardware

Workshop Gloves

January 27th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Three pairs of ArduIMU gloves for the CTM workshop. One extra pair as backup.

Software

Gloves Simulator

January 27th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Because not everybody has a pair of gloves, Adam Stark has written a Gloves Simulator,…

Software

OSC Dictionary

January 27th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

>> https://bitbucket.org/theglovesproject/bridges

Software

Bridges

January 27th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Adam Stark has written a range of what he calls “bridges” which are code examples…

Software

Processing Bridge

January 27th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Downloading and Installing Processing Processing >> http://processing.org/download/ Because the Processing bridge uses the oscP5 library…

Today Ash Dorey from Team Exile visited Kelly at Pemberton Cottage, where we took Tim…

Organization

Last Preparation Before Berlin

January 24th 2013, Seb Madgwick

The sparkfun order arrived today so Tom, Kelly and I spent some time finishing of…

Software

Software Tools for the Workshop

January 24th 2013, Adam Stark

I’ve been working away the last few days on stuff for the workshop and explaining…

Hardware

Configuring The RN-42 Bluetooth Module

January 24th 2013, Seb Madgwick

The RN-42 Bluetooth module default settings are compatible with our intended use but some alternative…

DIY

Step 7: Soldering Connections

January 19th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

This step explains how to solder the wires of your sewn wristband circuit to the…

Hardware, Software

Communication Protocol

January 19th 2013, Seb Madgwick

Tom and I met at my house and cleaned up the commutation protocol implementation for…

DIY

Step 8: Connecting the Bend Sensors

January 17th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

This step explains how to connect the bend sensors to the wires that have already…

DIY

Step 9: Finishing Touches

January 17th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

This step we will finish up the gloves. This includes: fixing the bend sensors to…

DIY

Step 10: Callibrating and Programming

January 17th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

This step describes how to callibrate your ArduIMU senors (accelerometer, gyroscope and magnetometer) and save…

DIY

Step 11: Wired or Wireless Connection

January 15th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Once you’ve finished building your gloves you now want to connect them to something… your…

Software

Fixed Bend Sensor Calibration

January 15th 2013, Seb Madgwick

Tom and I implemented the checksum processing on Glover and found that this prevent the…

DIY

Step 12: Software

January 14th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Once you’ve physically, or wirelessly connected your gloves to your computer you now want to…

Press

Dara O’Brien’s Science Club

January 13th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Synthopia

Press

Wired 2012

January 13th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Interview: Three minutes with Imogen Heap at Wired 2012 from Wired.co.uk on Vimeo. Wired Underwire

Press

TED Global Edinburgh 2012

January 13th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

TED Blog

Press

April 2012 Performance

January 13th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

ITV News

Press

Wired Future of Music 2011

January 13th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Wired Magazine Wired Podcast

Press

TED Global Edinburgh 2011

January 13th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Mashable BBC News New Scientist Co.Design

Press

TEDx Bristol 2011

January 13th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

TEDx Bristol

Hardware

ArduIMU Circuit

January 13th 2013, Hannah Perner-Wilson

Notes – 6 analog inputs, but two don”t have internal pull/up resistors! – 6 BS:…

Organization

Everyone In My lab

January 13th 2013, Seb Madgwick

The whole team met in my lab today to prepare to for the CTD workshop. …

Hardware

Got the RGB LED working

January 12th 2013, Seb Madgwick

Met Tom in my lab to make more progress on the ArduIMU gloves. While testing…

Hardware

Four Bend Sensors Per Glove?

January 7th 2013, Seb Madgwick

The ArduIMU has six analogue inputs and we are currently intending to use six bend…