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Happy tweet, jazzy beat
Red Bull is taking tweets and turning them into beats. A tweet is analysed and is associated to a unique sound clip that has an upbeat or downbeat sound based on the emotional sentiment of the tweet.
Why it matters
Music has always been connected to our mood. As we share our moods more and more on social media networks, can a tool such as this one make us more aware of our collective wellbeing and more importantly, can it change our behaviour?
The makers of Magalhães (a laptop computer for school children) are going to manufacture a tablet for the youth market. This low-cost personal digital device will be the size of a book, highly resistant and suitable for children as young as three years old.
“Cat fishing” is an iPad game developed exclusively for cats by cat food brand Friskies. Colors, movement, and game-play have all been tested to encourage maximum feline development and entertainment.