Christopher Baker

Radio Sub Rosa (2005)

Plush Whispering Robot

Radio Sub Rosa is a Wi-Fi enabled plush toy. When squeezed, the plush toy recites live romance chatroom conversations harvested from the web. Radio Sub Rosa was designed using a Gumstix Linux computer, Wi-Fi card, Flite text-to-speech software and other custom Java and C software.



Specifications

Medium

Plush Toy, Custom Hardware, Custom Software

Dimensions

12 inch x 8 inch

Collaborators

  • J. Anthony Allen (Composer)

Intersection Fly On The Wall