Collective Intelligence 2012 papers online →
MIT’s Collective Intelligence papers are now online and completely free. All you consumer data geeks can now relish on hours upon hours of academia and knowledge. You’re welcome.
curiositycounts: The first of many entrancing audiovisual installations to come from the collaboration artwork Pieces by musician Squeaky Lobster and Romain Tardy, a member of AntiVJ. In the first incarnation of this “versatile installation”,Battleships, a grid lights up with black and white mapped projections. (via)
Microsoft & Edgar Wright team up on ‘Brandon...
safzath: If you need proof that not everything that happens on Friday the 13th (today) is bad, then look no further than Microsoft’s Brandon Generator. The Random Adventures of Brandon Generator, which launched today, is a four-part animated story done entirely … http://goo.gl/bw2C0
Newspapers are kind of dreary, depressed places. I would go the penniless Web...– New Yorker writer Malcolm Gladwell • Suggesting, during a lecture at Yale, that writers should work for free online to get practice, rather than at newspapers. Gladwell, who once worked at the Washington Post, said that while he had good experiences there, he ultimately felt that newspapers’ lack of...
It sucks to always read about how I should suddenly begin believing in myself...– Types Of Women Men Like Better Than Me | Thought Catalog (via somethingchanged)
Contemplative Solitude in Games →
hyrulechozo: This peaceful little article discusses recent games (Red Dead Redemption, Skyrim, and Dear Esther) that allow for or create great moments of isolation and solitude, and how those moments add depth to the game, and are good for the player even outside of the game.
andreabalencynews: “Lover” Director: Mathis Balency Release Date: February 2012 ¨Lover¨ es el vídeo oficial del segundo sencillo del Ep que lleva el mismo nombre creado por el Andrea Balency Trío. A esta artista la conocí en abril del año pasado, cuando fue telonera para Imogen Heap en el DF. Recomendadísima. Fina mezcla entre sonidos latinos y franceses (además de que canta en español,...
newsweek: joshsternberg: It’s kind of crazy that Instagram was worth $1 billion and Kodak is no longer a company. This.
Yung Jake is trying to get embedded. →
Just…play the damn thing. You won’t regret it.