Radio Sub Rosa

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Radio Sub Rosa is a Wi-Fi enabled plush toy that reads live romance chat when squeezed.

Radio Sub Rosa is a Wi-Fi enabled plush toy. When squeezed, the plush toy recites live romance chatroom conversations harvested from the web. Radio Sub Rosa was designed using a Gumstix Linux computer, Wi-Fi card, Flite text-to-speech software and other custom Java and C software. Collaboration with Christopher Baker.