27 July 2006

...subjects ranging from informal interfaces, zooming, and data visualization : http://www.cybergrain.com/

Hexagram Fund for University Research and Creation in Media Arts and Technologies : http://www.hexagram.org/spip/rubrique.php3?id_rubrique=51&lang=en

Introduction to AJAX : http://www.htmlgoodies.com/primers/jsp/article.php/3608046 and show you how you can use this technology!

Visual Explanations and Information Graphics : http://www.acrstudio.com/projects/teaching/design3_10visexp1.htm

Visual interfaces to digital libraries : http://www.ieee-tcdl.org/Bulletin/v1n1/borner/borner.html background, purposes, and challenges for futher research.

Concept Mapper : http://www.ihmc.us/users/user.php?UserID=acanas Via http://www.mindservegroup.com/blogs/index.php?mode=viewid&post_id=26

Need for a prior art database (?) : http://www.oreilly.com/news/amazon_patents.html

'.. you can encode images in specific spatial frequencies (view figure 3 from a foot away and see something different when viewing it from 10 feet).' : http://www.boxesandarrows.com/view/icon_analysis

Infographic depicting which countries support the immediate ceasefire in the Middle East : http://www.kottke.org/06/07/independent-infographic and which do not.

To allow oneself to "wander without purpose" can be frightening because it challenges some of our most basic assumptions about life, about who we are as humans, and about our role in the world. : http://members.tripod.com/~chippit/wu_wei_principle.html

Winked by http://www.wink.com/users/SandervanderHeide at http://www.wink.com/users/SandervanderHeide/tags/wink.com

The Odyssey... Homer's epic tale, brought to life on your desktop! : http://windows.fileoftheday.com/archives/games_the_odyssey_winds_of_athena.html Put your strategic skills to the test as you work through a myriad of intriguing scenarios!

ajaxWrite : http://www.ajaxlaunch.com/ajaxwrite/ (works from a Firefox web browser) is a web-based word processor that can read and write Microsoft Word an easily save your work right to your hard drive.

Caricature Maker : http://digibody.com/avatar-maker/index.php interactive online.

"Fine art collage : http://www.collagefineart.com/ is to glue materials to a surface and to arrange and work with these shapes and materials till they form a compositional whole." -C.K. Bleistein

"Get off the treadmill of incrementation." & "Heretics not prophets create revolutions." & "What we need is not visionaries but activists." : http://www.thinkers50.com/?page=biography&ranking=14
"We demand rigidly defined areas of doubt and uncertainty!"- Douglas Adams
"...latent within any clearly imagined dream lies the innate potential to literally craft the entire sequence of events necessary to make it manifest. And if you move with that dream, demonstrating both faith and belief, making yourself available to "accidents and coincidences," not insisting on the hows and rolling with what may come, the sequence is permitted to play itself out. Yet because you can only perceive this sequence with the physical senses through a linear time line, it will likely seem that much of your journey doesn't make sense, is unpredictable, or may even appear off-course." - TU
"We came all this way to explore the moon, and the most important thing is that we discovered the Earth." – William Anders, Apollo 8 astronaut
"Lord of himself, though not of lands; And having nothing, yet hath all." - Sir Henry Wotton

1 comment:

acrstudio said...

hi, this link to my website is no longer working. Visual Explanations and Information Graphics : http://www.acrstudio.com/projects/teaching/design3_10visexp1.htm

IF you would like to up date the link you can link to http://www.acrstudio.com/teaching/ where you can access all my information design class notes