Show Notes for Technology and the Arts – Episode 60

Technology and the Arts – Episode 60 (08.09.2013) features lightly edited audio from a live Google+ Hangouts On Air conducted August 5, 2013. This marked the 2013 series premiere and features a discussion on Arduino, Raspberry Pi, new Google products, a study looking at the potential of technology as an arts-education platform outside of the classroom…and more. File size: 11 MB. Time: 45 min., 07 sec. Hosts: Brian Kelley and John LeMasney.

Here are some quick links to things mentioned during the show…

  • John recapped his August 5 presentation at Princeton Public Library on Arduino, Raspberry Pi and the Make movement.
  • Brian talked about working on new music and playing accordion on a cover of Yoko Ono’s “Silver Horse” recorded by his friend Christian Beach for an upcoming tribute album.
  • John talked about new Google products —the Nexus 7 tablet, the Moto-X smartphone and the $35 Chromecast, a device that allows you stream media content from your computer, tablet or phone to your television.
  • Brian discussed a Wallace Foundation study on how digital technologies could be used to create a framework of an “interest-driven” arts education.

Below is the full version of the Technology and the Arts: Series 2, Ep. 1 – 08.05.2013 webcast…