Ah, to be in New York right now, looking like a frozen fountain...! via
Web 3.0 from Kate Ray on Vimeo. Call it what you will : the social web, linked data, the semantic web, Kate Ray offers up a lucid 14 minute video on Web 3.0 featuring some of the brilliant minds (including Tim Berners Lee) who spend lots of brain cells and plenty of time linking us together in ways we are only beginning to fathom.
A few years ago we produced this sweet little vid with Trathen Heckman of Daily Acts. The good vibration is palpable through the pixels, and his good words work anytime...try it! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wUQPnIVrthE
Huge fan of Maria Popova's brainpickings. Saw this video of Paola Antonelli, MoMA’s curator of Architecture and Design over there. Paola's work heralds the coming world of design and its direction. This vid gives us a glimpse into her thought process, and the humanizing of technology. Brilliant.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yu_pEcEweEw&feature=player_embedded# Can six pieces transform into wearable ensembles? Loving the line ELEMENTUM by Daniela Pais who makes the effort to find out by following three main lines: Simples, Hand made and Refine. Their construction model aims for zero waste and that, along with their line, is [...]
The glasses seem innovative and potentially cool...but the rest of the line is completely underwhelming! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v5q0YGoQJ1Q
Interesting take by Mssngpeces & Myoo for Levi's waterless jeans. Nice approach as the brand takes the lead in asking its customer to contribute a lighter footprint and give up very little. On average, the jeans, which will cost the same as conventional ones, use 28% less water in the finishing process. Read [...]