Finally – my Master’s Thesis has been submitted for the review! It is about how to use different biosignals for visual feedback in immersive virtual environments designed for various meditation practices, and making sense of all the entangled design perspectives …

Master’s Thesis: Transferring Meditative Tasks to Virtual Reality Through Bioadaption. Read more »

Wondrous parklands by Shaun Tan

TL:DR: Observing unexpected patterns and behaviours creates best puzzles and genuine feeling of wonder – rare phenomena in our trope saturated culture. I just finished reading The Arrival by Shaun Tan. An excellent surreal graphical novel about immigrating to a …

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The games now Games Now! lecture series in Aalto University was launched today by Matt Costello who has worked for example with Doom3, Rage, 7th Quest and Pirates of Caribbean. He spoke for 1½ hour about aspects of creativity and inspiration, his …

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