Beatr | Wearhacks
Beatr won two prizes at WEARHACKS 2015 hackathon.
The project was to generates mood music from ambient bluetooth traffic using device presence detection in “smart spaces”.
It was developed in partnership with reelyactive.com and was presented during wearhacks.ca hackathon in 2015 and was awarded “Best use for Natural language text to speech” prize by Nuance and “most entertaining hack” by the audience.
This innovative, experimental project attempts to create a customizable sonification of physical spaces and social networks using the iOt (internet of things), it classifies the end product as generative or procedural music.