Sean M. Tracey

Does technology and stuff

  1. 30 May 2016
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    FT Archives

    I spent some time teaching Tesseract's OCR to better scan the FT archives

    Read about this or look at the code

  2. 11 December 2015
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    Making Games with Pygame Book

    I wrote a book about making games with Python as a part of Raspberry Pi's MagPi Essentials Series

    Read it now or look at the code

  3. 30 November 2015
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    URL Sharing

    As part of the Labs team, I helped write some software that made sharing FT content super easy.

    Read about this

  4. 01 November 2015
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    Big FT

    I helped build a web app for making the latest FT headlines visible on big screens

    Read about this or look at the code

  5. 20 September 2015
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    The Alfabeat

    A wearable drum kit I made with Chasing Cadence for Red Bull's Buzz Jam 2015

    Read about this or look at the code or watch the video

  6. 02 September 2015
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    FT Labs Screens

    I helped put together 'Screens'. A modern, web-powered digital signage system for use around the FT.

    Read about this or look at the code

  7. 09 April 2015
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    Cayla, The Redweb Labs PA

    I hacked a Cayla doll with a Raspberry Pi and had her read out Google Calendar events.

    Read about this or watch the video

  8. 30 March 2015
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    CineList.co.uk

    UK Cinema websites suck for finding showtimes, so I made CineList to try and fix that.

    Go there

  9. 03 January 2015
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    Pickr

    A simple web-based color picking game that I made on the train.

    Play it

  10. 15 December 2014
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    Snowsplode

    A high-performance <canvas> animation of EXPLODING SNOW for our window projections

    View this visualisation or look at the code or watch the video