31 July 2013

Where Google Street View Ends



Projection Mapping FTW

Why Are Fan-Made Trailers So (Often) Much Better Than The Official Ones?

Street Artist; http://blog.denialart.com/

Fall 2013 http://www.arttoronto.ca/exhibitors/

(Online course) Social Networking for Gallerists and Art Professionals


Tricky Ways to Pull Down a Skyscraper

"'We the people' affect the making and quality of most of our culture, but not our art." - Banksy
"What good is a 4% dividend if your principal loses 14%?" - Via
" Since man is mortal, the only immortality possible for him is to leave something behind him that is immortal since it will always move. This is the artist's way of scribbling 'Kilroy was here' on the wall of the final and irrevocable oblivion through which he must someday pass."- William Falkner, from The Art of Fiction No.12 (Interviewed by Jean Stein)
"... it turns out, you're about to meet the person you've always dreamed you'd one day become.(Surprise!)" - The Universe
"Business is the art of getting people to where they need to be faster than they could get there without you." - @gapingvoid

29 July 2013

Twitter has turned its database of geotagged tweets into an interactive tool that gives topgraphical views of major cities based on tweet volume.


Windows 8.1 Cranks Up Support for 3D Printing

(OCAD) The Digital Painting Atelier

(Week #9) VIAL Puerto Rico (short-listed)


(Animation) Art With Dice

Critical Steps to Sell More Art

The Ambivalence Manifesto

25 Celebrities You Might Not Guess are Canadian

"(We live in a remix culture and) remix is a valuable form of communication when the re-configuration makes a strong statement." - Shepard Fairey
"Leave room for magic and miracles to wiggle into your life (when least expected)." - TU
"If you want to say something and have people listen then you have to wear a mask. If you want to be honest then you have to live a lie." - Banksy
"Creativity always comes as a surprise to us; therefore we can never count on it, and we dare not believe in it until it has happened." - Malcolm Gladwell
"... a little bit of character beats all kinds of sitting around wondering." - Robert Genn

17 July 2013


(Data as Art) Science Maps

Collusion is an experimental add-on that allows you to see which sites are using third-party cookies to track your movements across the Web.

Famous Corporate Logos, Remade (With A Dose Of Shameful Truth)

Stick a Tile (Bluetooth tag) on an object and you can track it using a smartphone app




SKETCH is a community arts initiative engaging young people who live homeless

Comply or Die

"Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground." - Theodore Roosevelt
"Friends are friends because they've discovered how much they have in common. (Opponents, adversaries, and foes are friends too, who have not yet discovered this)." - The Universe
"Hilaritate bonum excogitatio - Good humour; good invention." - Kjerkius Gennius, 36BC
"Moments like these make me glad we invested in sixty-four startups! If you want to drive off a cliff, go right ahead." - Paul Graham, YC founder  Via

10 July 2013

(The 'Google Earth' of) 3D Brain Maps

Android invades the desktop

Google+ (Why I'm Becoming A Convert)

The Art of Science

INTIMatic is a camera app that automatically pixelates faces in photos.



SwarmArt: Interactive Art

MailChimp email marketing campaigns

How Bright is Orion?

"'Dwight, why do you have a diary?' 'To keep secrets from my computer.'" - The Office.
"General, I have been with these Indians for 30 years, and this is the largest village I have ever heard of." - Mitch Bouyer, General George Custer's scout
"I Don't Wanna Grow Up." - Tom Waits
" Having a dream and showing up every day (while sauntering, winking, and hugging everyone), is when the floodgates begin to tremble." - TU
"T.V. has made going to the theatre seem pointless, photography has pretty much killed painting but graffiti has remained gloriously unspoilt by progress." - Banksy, Wall and Piece

08 July 2013


Video Gamers See More (and Think Faster)


Most Cited Leonardo Journal Articles (in Last 5 Years)

txt2Hold project video:


Traditional Painting School

Alberta Floods Impact the Art Scene


Plans for the Gardiner Expressway

"People who think well, write well." - David Ogilvy.
"A runner's high doesn't come from thinking about the end result; to a runner so affected, the end result is assured. Instead, they think only of the moment, one step, one breath, and one heartbeat at a time." - The Universe
" "If you see colour, emphasize it." - old art instructor's maxim
"I can't express how infuriated I am that my credit history, phone activity, and online browsing habits are being systematically collected and archived without my knowledge by undisclosed organizations that aren't trying to sell me products." - visibly disturbed man
"Creativity may begin in the dark, but it shouldn't end there." - Steidle and Werth

04 July 2013

Brain Mapping Project

Design origami (iPad cover / stand)

Graphene ( a two-dimensional layer of carbon atoms arranged in a honeycomb fashion) has already been dubbed the strongest, thinnest and most conductive material ever found.

You Know What Really Leads To Creativity? (Mistakes, Bad Planning, And Delusion)

Fused Faces

Preventing crashes caused by Windows Update

(How to) Use Google+ to Expand Your Influence


Largest LEGO fan Event in Canada : http://www.brickfete.com/

(R.I.P).Doug Engelbart

"On Twitter we get excited if someone follows us. In real life we get really scared and run away." - @pickover
"Honor uncertainty. It's the womb from which all-knowingness comes." - The Universe

"Thus the creative genius may be at once na├»ve and knowledgeable, being at home equally to primitive symbolism and to rigorous logic. He is both more primitive and more cultured, more destructive and more constructive, occasionally crazier and yet adamantly saner, than the average person.” - Frank X. Barron, legendary creativity researcher
"Most men die at 25;we just don't bury them until they are 70." - Benjamin Franklin
"... the brain loves 'complicated and later', the idea that we are hard wired to enjoy making things hard and this helps us justify postponing decisions." - Robert Cooper

02 July 2013

New Map of Antarctica

(Videos) Famous Mathematicians

Free photo editors vs. Photoshop Elements

Massive Rubik's Cube

Questioning digital marketing

http://www.communitech.ca/communitech-hub/ houses technology start-ups, splices innovation into enterprise, seeds partnerships, fuses digital media with venture capital and brings entrepreneurs, multinational companies and academic institutions together.


Conflict Art May Be Beautiful (And Necessary), But Will Anyone Buy It?

How to Tell if a Cell Phone Is Being Monitored

"Loose Change" film suggesting a government conspiracy was behind the events of 9/11

"The best way to learn the ropes is just to lurk." - Via
"With artists like Dan Flavin (and Fred Sandback), the object itself isn’t what you are acquiring, The concept is what matters." - Evelyn Hankins, a curator at the Hirshhorn
"You can ask any question, any time you like, and you'll be answered (but mornings your 'hearing' is often best)." - TU
"The amazing thing about reality is that all the other things that could have happenend, didn't." - R.B. Wild
"I saw a bank that said '24 Hour Banking', but I didn’t have that much time." - Steven Wright