The Anti-Advertising Conference →
I think Michael Lebowitz may be my personal hero. Ever since I watched Big Spaceships Creative Inspiration series on Lynda.com
OLPC computer offer extended to Australia →
I’m seriously considering this, even though I can’t really think of a use for one myself. I’m still using a 12” powerbook as a couch machine. Maybe a good Christmas gift? It could be this years Heifer International.
GetUp! Campaign against 'THE FILTER' →
If you were unaware there is a plan in the Federal Government to force all Australian ISPs to filter out what the government calls ‘inappropriate’ content. While I understand that this is meant to protect Australia against kiddy pron, all its going to do in reality is slow down the internet (by 87% apparently) and potentially block 1 in 12 legitimate sites. This could very well break...
Augmented Reality in flash. The link above actually has a working version embedded in the page so you can try it for yourself. I just had 20 people standing round my desk as I turned a piece of paper around. Odd and awesome.
Let me google that for you →
When someone asks you something they really should have asked google. I for one will be making copious use of this link.
fbCal.com: Facebook -> iCal subscriptions →
Holy crap this makes Facebook so much more useful to me. I wonder If I can get this to sink to my iPhone…
In the past, I’ve often wanted to retch because a game is so bad — but...– via Games Without Frontiers: Victory in Vomit Despite the chance of vom-voms, I’m really looking forward to this game. The demo is awesome, and free on xbox live.
This Is Home →
I’m thoroughly impressed with the online campaign for Ikea in Australia. Its a great idea thats so true to the brand, and the above the line advertising doesn’t just support it, it also stands alone as great spots.
Adobe InContext Editing →
Holy crap. This reminds me a lot of cushy cms, but because its from Adobe I suspect it will have real teeth. I know I could certainly use a solution like this for a good 70% of my freelance clients. Hell even a good 25% of my ‘real’ job clients.
via the unloader IM still not sure how this sells phones, but its pretty cool anyway.
You read about love in a book somewhere– from Forgive Me. I’m really liking this album from Ida Maria I just picked up. Nice mix of tunes.
Centaur Jenson Bembo (Adobe) Garamond Minion Times New Roman Baskerville...– Are these the 20 Typefaces To Start A Designer’s Career? I’m not sure but I conduct a little experiment where I reduce my font list to these so I stop focusing on font choice.
The ultimate geek out. An ocarina iPhone app that they, naturally, demonstrate with the Ocarina of Time music. via thevine.com.au
It’s an interesting time when the President Elect has a flickr account.
The Story of One-Eyed Ophelia Jackson An extremely well done graduation short that made me smile on a bad day.
You can’t get to ‘wonderful’ without passing through...– Andrew Zuckerman: Wisdom After watching this video trailer for the new Andrew Zukerman book Wisdom I think I’m finally going to buy it as well as his previous work Creature.