Amanda Ervin

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We’ve Seen the Future of Comic Books and, Oh, Wait, It Crashed the Server

Last weekend, Marvel, one of the industry’s granddaddies, was at South By Southwest in Austin to introduce a slew of new or renewed digital products. …

Marvel Comics

Mozart - Develop fast, rich & beautiful applications in minutes

Mozart isn’t a library that just handles rendering, a microframework that needs other libraries to boot, or a set of coupled tools. Mozart is an …

Mozart

Yoshihiro Kawahara introduced the workshop in collaboration with Jie Qi in Tokyo. Looks really fun! #sketching13

Laplacian growth

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Lesser-Known “Features” of PHP’s OO Model

The vast majority of today’s applications written in PHP are object-oriented, and in general the core OOP concepts are pretty well understood by PHP …

PHP

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How To Create A Successful Social Media Campaign For A Startup

In a previous post I discussed how much social media a startup should do to increase their business performance without going down a rabbit hole of social media narcissism. Here’s a specific example of how we are leveraging our attendance at a conference to create value and interest in our current …

“This Is How We Built It” Case Studies

Unlike many other industries, the Web design community is all about sharing knowledge and experience. Each of us is very lucky to be part of such a …

Learning

RT @hmltn: On either side of window fingers can toy w/colorful floating shapes in TransWall. #siggraph http://t.co/FFq1iOB09G

6 Ways To Secretly Sabotage Your Job Interview

Do this, not that–and the job you’ve been chasing could finally be yours.<p>We know that a job interview is a lot like a date–and like that other courting process, initial excitement can wear off quickly, leaving you feeling like one George Oscar Bluth, Jr.:<p>But how can you know if you’ve arrested your …

LinkedOut

Robert Rauschenberg, <i>Cy + Roman Steps (IV)</i><p><b>Social media screens for potential hires automatically put employers on the wrong side of the law</b><p>Last month, …

Social Media

Creating A Company Designed For The Long Haul

Creating sustainable value should be the goal of any company. Leaders can steer the course with long-term vision, models for growth, and a well-oiled work environment.<p>“Persons merely excelling in such areas [as book learning and technology] are nothing more than component parts of a colossal …

Empathy is the Core of Design Thinking

David Kelley is the founder and chairman of IDEO, probably the world’s best-known design innovation consultancy. Though not quite a household name, …

Design

Say Goodbye To Spinning? How Fitwall Pumps Data, Preps To Be The Next Great Exercise Craze

When a serial entrepreneur met a martial artist, a new fitness concept was born. Can Fitwall’s high-tech workout make it bigger than Pilates?<p>Last fall the entrepreneur Josh Weinstein went on a pilgrimage with his friend Ethan Penner and Ethan’s wife, Marisol.<p>Marisol, a professional triathlete of …

All My Exes Live in Texts

<b>I have 700 friends</b> on Facebook, 36 of whom I consider exes. Not all are ex-boyfriends—in the eleven years that “boyfriend” has been a name for men in …

RT @RezaAli: graphics, ui, realtime, wip, generative, interactive, openframeworks http://t.co/U2gO3DIHXf

"Pattern of secrecy": Govt 'buries' data retention evidence

<b>news</b> The Federal Attorney-General’s Department has refused to release any documents relating to the development of controversial data retention …

There Are More Uses for Peeps–And Youtube Pop-Ups–Than You Can Possibly Imagine

If you search Peeps online, you’ll stumble upon people designing Peeps tattoos and creating Andy Warhol-inspired Peeps pop art. Others are building …

Performing Arts

Triple Filter Test For Gossip

"That's right," Socrates continued. "Before you talk to me about my student let's take a moment to filter what you're going to say. The first filter …

Socrates

Anti-Racist Alliance - Training

<b>UNDOING RACISM WORKSHOP: <br>Antiracism training for anyone in Human Services, Education and beyond<br>All are welcomed!</b><p><b>Are You Challenged by How to Deal</b> …

New York City

Hot List of 50+ Cool Organisations to Empower Girls

<i>This video was produced by the Because I Am A Girl campaign. It's focused on the developing world. But the issues it briefly touches on are</i> …

Required Reading

This week, Žižek weighs in a global protest, Walker Evans at MoMA, political cartoons, Smithsonian’s space problem, Faulkner sues Woody Allen, and …

Amazing and Realistic Examples of 3D Street Painting

<b>Street painting</b>, also known as pavement art, street art and sidewalk art, is thought to have originated in Britain, and in 1890 it was estimated that …

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Buddha Had It Right: Relax The Mind And Productivity Will Follow

Eastern thought and meditation are pushing ever-closer to the mainstream. Today, many ancient teachings coincide perfectly with modern research on improved mental agility.<p>“The great enigma for psychologists and philosophers is the mind.”<br>–Bhante Wimala<p>Several decades ago, the term ‘mindfulness’ used …

Articles about modern design japan 5 intuitive interiors on Dwell.com - Dwell

The kitchen has evolved significantly over the years, and new advancements in technology and materials continue to push the space...<p>It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Commune has good ideas. Opening Ceremony’s shop in Los …

Los Angeles