Posts Tagged ‘Design’

Jekyll And Hyde Augmented Reality Book

October 26, 2010

An awesome augmented reality book to really bring the story to life. I love the way they’ve used the lamp as a camera:

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Pulse News Mini

August 3, 2010

I’ve just downloaded this great blog feed app on my iPhone called Pulse. It’s essentially a nicely designed rss & blog reader that you can customise to view feeds on your iPhone/iPad quickly and easily. Very simple but just what I’ve been after. Great stuff.

More Data Visualization

July 16, 2010

This time from Grid/plane. Beautiful conceptual pieces for Google monitoring social media buzz:

An Idiots Guide to Data Visualization

July 7, 2010

I may qualify as an idiot in this field but I found this article about data visualization absolutely fascinating. I saw Jer Thorp at flash on the beach last year and his work is amazing (and the results are beautiful). Well worth a read if you’ve got a spare 10 mins – a good intro to the subject.

History Pin

June 30, 2010

I just stumbled upon this the other day. A great way to collaborate all sorts of old photos and stories from various locations across the globe using the google maps api. Some of the photos also mach up to the street view images which is cool. I do hope it takes off as the value of this relies heavily on content (sadly only two pics of the Isle of Wight).

Enjoy:

iWantOne

May 7, 2010

So today I finally got my hands on an iPad (not to keep sadly) and having previously been rather critical of it’s offerings, it was difficult not to fall in love with it just a little bit. OK – perhaps it is just a glorified iPhone but I challenge you to pick one up and not want to slip it into your (giant) pocket.

Decode @ V&A

February 15, 2010

My valentines treat was a trip to the excellent decode exhibition at the V&A. If you’ve not been it’s definitely worth checking out (it’s on until april). For once I was able to walk around an exhibit and know more about it than the oldies who keep stopping in front of me.

These were some highlights:

Rock n’ Roll Swatch Chart

February 10, 2010

At the end of last year I put together various colour swatches of some of my favourite ablum covers. Not really knowing what to do with them, I’ve decided to make them into a set of limited prints. Here’s a little preview of them. I’ve hidden the names (bar the first two) but the first 16 people to guess a swatch will win a free print (uk post only – sorry). Good luck: