For my recent talk at FITC’s Spotlight: Hardware, I decided to revisit my Halloween project the Dragon Pumpkin. Pumpkins are hard to find this time of year so I improvised with a watermelon. Everytime you say the words “trick or treat” a fireball is shot out of it’s mouth. How to make a dragon pumpkin.
The Microsoft Kinect has a lot of powerful motion technology, but it also has an under appreciated microphone array which is great at localising audio, reducing background noise and text recognition.