After receiving the hardware from Element14.com for the IOT Holiday lights challenge, i have completed the touch enabled minion ornaments for my Christmas tree to go along with the minion sound generation i described in the earlier blog post.
I have been a fan of the audio programming language Chuck ever since i came across it few months ago. Its used by the Laptop Orchestras from the Princeton University and Stanford. For tinkerers like us its a wonderful tool to mix the hardware hacking with computer synthesized sound. I can’t play any instruments. But i can code. I understand math. This tool frees me to apply my programming skills to create new sounds. So i set out to combine MQTT, Processing and Chuck.