Category Archives: Design

Are Shipping Containers the Future of Farming? – WSJ

Great for a colony on Mars – or in your basement: INSIDE THE CAVERNOUS INTERIOR of a former Boston-area taxi depot—walls covered in graffiti, pools of water on the concrete floors—three gleaming green-and-white containers sit side by side. The steel … Continue reading

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Why 360 video is the next big thing in tech

The world is one big round place, and the problem is, we’ve been looking at a cropped view of it for way too long. But thanks to new technology advancements in cameras and online algorithms, we can now zap open … Continue reading

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Why is Prep so popular?

Lilly Pulitzer Knew a Secret to Women's Clothing: Dresses Are Practical – The Atlantic. Pulitzer’s marketing materials try to associate her clothes with the Palm Beach good life. “Life’s a party,” declares. “Dress like it.” Lilly Pulitzer stores have … Continue reading

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Awesome opportunity for rock fan/video artists

Via Mashable: Panic at the Disco Asks Fans To Submit Clips for New Music Video Instagram for video” Viddy may have only just launched, but it’s already been seized upon by dapper rock band Panic at the Disco. The band … Continue reading

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3D Printing comes to Brooklyn

The NY Times reports on the MakerBot As it turns out, there really is a great future in plastics. “There’s nothing like working with plastic!” Marius Watz announced to an appreciative crowd at the start of a talk in Brooklyn … Continue reading

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Laptop band "Project Jenny" and artist Hikmet Barutçugil create painterly music video

“Lucky Me” by Project Jenny, Project Jan from sammy rubin on Vimeo. Link thanks to Mashable

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The Milky Way; beautiful time-lapse photography

This film by Terje Sorgjerd was shot on Spain’s highest mountain, El Teide *: The Mountain from Terje Sorgjerd on Vimeo. Want to try making a time-lapse video of your own? Take a look at Photojojo’s “Ultimate Guide to Time-Lapse … Continue reading

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