Archive for January, 2008

The future of facebook

January 31, 2008

picture-3.png   I’m not a facebook user, but apparently it’s a good way of keeping in contact with people and storing a lot of personal data. Use a phone and your brain and I’m sure it’s the same, but ho hum. Anyway this is apparently the future for the layout. 

So long, farewell, auf wiedersehen, goodbye

January 31, 2008

   As you may have heard, Bill Gates is leaving Microsoft to focus on his charity work. So as a part of the keynote for CES this year, the people at Microsoft put together a video about his preparations for leaving, it’s full of cameos.

 

Oi snowflake! Get off my land

January 31, 2008

1_snowflake6.jpg   Riitta is a Finnish based artist and with the help of Anni Kaponen, a photographer. They have made a series of pictures highlighting the lack of snow they now get in Finland. 

New Sony ad?

January 31, 2008

malmo_2.jpg    Jacob Dahlgreen is a Stockholm based artist who loves to make big, striking installations. Like this one called “Colours”. Unsurprisingly it features a variety of different sized coloured blocks. Watch out Jacob, the Sony Bravia people are looking for a new idea to rip off. 

I’m so lonely…

January 31, 2008

weirdinventions-cuddlearm.jpg    If you’re feeling lonely and unloved find a partner…no, just go and buy yourself a cuddlearm and you can feel all warm and gooey, aaarrr.

Keepy-uppies

January 31, 2008

  To help promote Ea’s launch of their new Fifa Street 3 game. They have released a series of online movie clips with people showing off their footie skills.  Now I bet you can’t do that.

My breath now smells of the church

January 29, 2008

watermarkphp.jpeg   I’m confused as to why the word PEPPER, is in capitals. Is it actually some kind of pepper spray against the devil?

My hero

January 29, 2008

2960.jpg         Who needs a machine gun? Give me the paperclip…now! 

Electric Boogaloo

January 28, 2008

Onitsuka have created a nice ad for their new shoe. The ad was made with a mixture of cg and a massive 1 metre version of the shoe. The shoe features a microcosm that is supposed to mimic the hustle and bustle of life in Japan. shoe.jpg  

David Lynch talking about iphones

January 28, 2008

This came out while I was away, so I kind of missed the boat a bit. But, in case you didn’t see it here it is.