Wireless Sensors Star in Interactive Art Exhibit

Artist Ashok Sukumaran's new art exhibit debuted last weekend in San Jose, Calif. Called "Park View Hotel," it took place in Cesar Chavez Park and the adjacent Fairmont Hotel and used Sun Labs' Sun Spots (small programmable object technology) wireless sensor technology. "The normal things we do in the physical world, like pointing, looking, touching, moving, rolling, have new meaning because (of new devices)," Sukumaran said.

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