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The Other Side: Algorithm as Ritual in Artificial Intelligence

Tomorrow morning (Wed April 25, 9am Montréal time) Kieran Browne and I are performing an Artificial Intelligence divination ritual as part of the alt.chi session Scary, Sporty, Ginger and Posh.

Student projects 2018 edition

Here are a few hons/masters/PhD research project ideas. If you’re interested, then see the instructions on how to get in touch about doing research with me.

Telopea Hour of Code

Welcome, Telopea Hour of Code students. Here are a couple of links you’ll need today: the p5 web editor and the slides for the presentation.

Science Week gig

I’m playing a livecoding set at the ACT Science Week launch party tonight. Sorry about the late notice to anyone who uses this blog to come to my gigs—I really should set up a newsletter or something. I think there are still a few tickets left ($5, available from the website linked above).

COMP1720 teaser

benswift.me update (July 2017 edition)

Well, benswift.me has been given another coat of paint. The content’s still a bit sparse, but hopefully this time it’ll be the place to go to keep up with my adventures in livecoding, research and just generally making thing with computers—and teaching others to do the same.