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Aug 12: Rough Cut Video (2.5 min) and Field Notes of live streaming May Day on Wall Street.
Jul 12: New paper on USC Movie Tagger project by colleague Josh McVeigh-Schultz.
Jun 12: Keynote on Global Media for XMediaLab, Sydney Opera House.
Jun 12: Panelist, "Unreal Labs and Awesome Projects," Vivid Syndey, Sydney Museum of Contemporary Art.
May 12: Proposal for NASA's Open Call for Concepts and Approaches for Mars Exploration.
Mar 12: Proposal for Knight Foundation News Challenge.

Dec 11: Liiive.tv pivots toward Operator-Assisted Live Webcam Network. (slidehow)
Nov 11: My little essay ranks #1 of over 1 BILLION results on Google for live global video.
Oct 11: Two Unusual Projection Spaces paper translated to Romanian.
Sep 11: USC awarded patent for "seamlessly 'Flickrizing' Google Earth".
Jun 11: At ITP Camp ("for grown ups") at NYU.
May 11: Presenting "Place Representation and the 'One Earth' Model" at MIT. (slidehow)
Apr 11: USC awarded patent for Source-Based Alert.
Apr 11: Appointed Visiting Associate Professor, MIT Media Lab.
Mar 11: Movie Tagger seminar, USC Cinema, Interactive Media Division.
Mar 11: Presenter, Art as a Way of Knowing conference, NSF and Exploratorium, San Francisco.
Jan 11: USC patent application for "Respectful and Expressive Cameras".
Jan 11: A statement about the Interval lawsuit.
Jan 11: Quoted in John Szwed’s Alan Lomax: The Man Who Recorded the World. (mini review)
Jan 11: Introducing liiive.tv, mobile one to many, "unscheduled".

Nov 10: Ten years after Kundi.com, a proposal to relaunch as Liiive.tv.
Nov 10: Movie Tagger hosts a salon at USC.
Oct 10: Short essay ranks #1 (of 100,000,000 results) on Google searches for live global video.
Aug 10: USC Movie Tagger project receives research funding from RCDb.net.
Jul 10: "Camera Cars" essay on Google Streetview challenges.
Jun 10: Presenting at ITP Camp, NYU.
Apr 10: Keynote speaker, University for the Creative Arts Research Conference 2010, London.
Mar 10: Short presentation on respectful and expressive cameras, International Conference on Computational Photography, MIT.
Mar 10: Presentation on "Representing Earth", Stanford HCI Seminar (video).
Jan 10: "Projects Pending" List 2010.

Oct 09: Karlsruhe Moviemap 1991 rephotographed 2009 for ZKM's 20th anniversary show.
Sep 09: Visiting faculty, ITP NYU, new class called "Representing Earth".
Jun 09: "80+1: A Journey Around the World" opens in Linz and online.
May 09: "Live Bits: Art Exploring Realtime Connectedness" commissions announced.
Mar 09: Presentation on "Representing Earth," University of Montreal. (Related story.)
Jan 09: Speaker, "The Big Picture," Netherlands Architecture Institute & International Film Festival Rotterdam.

Dec 08: "Source-Based Alert When Streaming Media is of Current Interest" patent app is now online.
Dec 08: Biannual Visiting Committee meeting of the MIT Media Lab.
Oct 08: Opening speaker at the 2nd International Conference on Image Science, Krems, Austria.
Sep 08: 80+1 "Live Bits - Art Exploring Real-Time Connectedness" call for proposals.
Sep 08: "80+1: A Global Voyage" website launches.
Jul 08: "80+1: A Global Voyage" text for 2008 Ars Electronica catalog.
Jun 08: Brunch and roundtable at the Kitchen Budapest.
Jun 08: KTLA TV feature on Viewfinder.
May 08: Profiled by the USC Stevens Institute for Innovation.
May 08: Quoted in Prague Post story on Raduz Cincera, world's first interactive filmmaker.
Apr 08: Google Tech Talk on Viewfinder.
Apr 08: NYTimes and BoingBoing coverage of Viewfinder.
Apr 08: "Viewfinder: How to Seamlessly 'Flickrize' Google Earth" goes online.
Feb 08: New stereo-panoramic installation for Ars Electronica Museum previews at USC.
Jan 08: "Seamless Image Integration Into 3D Models" patent app is now online.
Jan 08: "Movie Tagger", "Propagation Engine", and "True Tally" files posted on USC Stevens Institute for Innovation website.

Oct 07: Some early ideas on Representing Earth.
Sep 07: Mentor, xMediaLab Workshop on "Media aRt&D", Singapore.
Aug 07: Recipient, Google Research Award for "Collective Photo Mapping" (details forthcoming).
Aug 07: Panel Chair, "Artists have changed: Art, Science, Technology Interaction" for Leonardo journal, Siggraph, San Diego.
Jul 07: In "Device Art" feature article in Core77 design magazine.
Jun 07: Patent filed for “Seamless Image Integration into 3D models” via USC Stevens Institute for Innovation.
May 07: Panelist at Computer/Human Interaction (CHI) 2007 Conference, San Jose.
Apr 07: USC executive brief (1 pg PDF) for World Wide Webcam initiative.
Feb 07: USC executive brief (2 pg PDF) for Consumer Immersive Viewer initiative.

Dec 06: On Scientific Council for the Boltzmann Institute for Media Art Research, Linz, Austria.
Nov 06: On Visiting Committee for the MIT Media Lab.
Oct 06: Opening speaker for NYU Art & Tech Planning Group.
Sep 06: On closing panel at PICNIC '06 Cross Media Week, Amsterdam.
Aug 06: Consumer Immersive Viewer initiative adopted as case study for USC Marshall School of Business "Radical Innovation" class (GSBA 585).
Aug 06: Teaching new USC class: "Cinemagraphic Experiments in Interactivity".
Aug 06: My Google "Feeling Lucky" List.
Aug 06: Invited talk for the Third Annual Seminar in Experimental Critical Theory, UC Irving.
July 06: Worldwide webcam initiative proposed during the third annual meeting of the "Big Picture Summit," National Geographic Society.
July 06: New work on "How to seamlessly 'Flickrize' 'Google Earth'".
June 06: Provisional patent application filed for "Hardware-embedded alert and feedback system for items of current interest via a network".
Jun 06: Paper in Presence journal special issue on Virtual Heritage (MIT Press).
Apr 06: Interview in Artnodes, Barcelona, Spain.
Mar 06: My Big Projects to do list.
Jan 06: Academic Art & Technology Wiki launched.

Dec 05: Why the "Anti-Paparazzi Flash" is problematic.
Nov 05: Paper (on immersive projection) published in Presence Journal (MIT Press).
Oct 05: Interview in LA Weekly.
Oct 05: Invited talk (on "live VR") for the Optical Society of America annual meeting.
Sep 05: Invited talk for the REFRESH! The First International Media Arts Histories Symposium.
Sep 05: Invited talk for the College of Creative Arts, San Francisco State University.
Sep 05: See Banff! exhibited in The Art Formerly Known As New Media, Banff, Canada.
Aug 05: Visiting Faculty appointment in the USC School of Cinema & Television.
Aug 05: Notes on my Art Center show by Jonah Brucker-Cohen, Steve Dietz.
Jun 05: A Guide to Good Practice... book official launch at the ICA in London.
Jun 05: Student project (thanks to Stephanie Ferguson).
May 05: Naimark 1977-1997 exhibition opens at Art Center College of Design, Pasadena.
May 05: Graduate thesis class exhibition at Interactive Media, USC Film School.
May 05: Graduate class public space project at Interactive Media, USC Film School.
Apr 05: Guest artist class exercises at Art Center College of Design, Pasadena.
Jan 05: Teaching 2 classes at USC and a residency at Art Center College of Design.

Dec 04: On "Dream Team" creating Gigapixel Image System.
Nov 04: Presented Be Now Here at the 12th International Panorama Conference, New York.
Nov 04: Presented on art for the Spanish Foundation for Science at Technology, Gíjon, Spain.
Sep 04: Appointed Visiting Associate Professor in Interactive Media, USC Film School.
Aug 04: Ars Electronica Symposium Curatorial Statement.
Aug 04: t+25 predictions timeline, beta version, launches.
Aug 04: Presented on Artist Roundtable at Siggraph 2004, Los Angeles.
July 04: Sensory Anomolies at Design Computing and Cognition (DCC '04) workshop, MIT.
June 04: Invited to guest curate this year's Ars Electronica Symposium, 3-4 September, Linz.
June 04: Third Patent granted based on Kundi.com (3 for 3!).
May 04: See Banff! at the American Museum of the Moving Image thru July 18.
May 04: NYU class "History of New Media and the Arts" timeline experiment.
Apr 04: Second Patent granted based on Kundi.com.
Jan 04: Taught classes this term at both at NYU and USC.

Dec 03: Calculated Risk published in SmartLab's A Guide to Good Practice....
Nov 03: Work surveyed in Shaw & Weibel's Future Cinema (MIT Press).
Oct 03: Sensory Anomalies published in Brenda Laurel's Design Research (MIT Press).
Sep 03: Be Now Here discussed in Christiane Paul's Digital Art (Thames & Hudson).
Jun 03: Be Now Here in Future Cinema Exhibition at Kiasma, Helsinki, thru September.
May 03: Arts Lab report completed and available online.
Apr 03: Patent granted based on Kundi.com.
Jan 03: Work discussed in Oliver Grau's Virtual Art (MIT Press).

Dec 02: Alan Lomax's Multimedia Dream essay posted on the Lomax website.
Nov 02: Be Now Here in Future Cinema Exhibition at the ZKM, Karlsruhe, thru March 03.
Oct 02: Camera Zapper project featured in NY Times, CS Monitor.
Oct 02: VR Webcam paper published in ISEA 2002 Proceedings.
Jul 02: Arts Lab proposal received Rockefeller grant.
Jul 02: Recipient, 2002 World Technology Award for the Arts.