Emerging Theme: Sensory Sovereignty
As digital technology begins to touch more and more aspects of the real world, we see an increasing number of developments empowering us to alter the surrounding environment to our liking.
We're noticing an increasing number of developments empowering individuals to alter the surrounding environment to their liking. The links below highlight data points PSFK has tracked recently, each reflecting a new level of control we are beginning to exercise over our sensory experiences.
White Noise Machine
Artist Yuri Suzuki has created a sculptural machine that masks auditory pollution. His White Noise Machine determines the quantity of ambient noise, and generates an appropriate level of white noise to help cancel the clamor.