The project was programmed in Max to communicate with the arduino (which was programmed by Michael Zeron in Sketch) and receive the transpo...
It is a fully working prototype through the combination of using Arduino and a XBee wireless network all controlled using Max/MSP.
The Melotronica is a modified melodica with sensors mounted on and inside the body of the instrument.
Technically speaking, there were two types of sensors to gather user interaction data.
MAX is used for people to scan each other to make friends and users can also create their own barcodes in a separate MAX application.