Magdalena Kamøy

14 Flips | 2 Magazines | 3 Likes | 4 Following | 2 Followers | @magdalenakamoy | Keep up with Magdalena Kamøy on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Magdalena Kamøy”

The 11 best tech products of 2015, according to Product Hunt users

Here's how it works.<p>A new tech product gets added, and then people vote on whether they like it or not. In this way, the site functions a bit like Reddit, though there is a heavy element of curation by Product Hunt's team, which decides what gets featured on various pages.<p>This year, Product Hunt …

The Best Art, Design, and Photography Books of 2014

After the year’s most intelligent and imaginative children’s books, best science books, and most stimulating reads on psychology and philosophy, here are my favorite art, design, and photography books, many of which traverse multiple of these disciplines. (And since the best art is timeless, …

Can A Search Engine Make You More Creative?

“With Yossarian you can increase the diversity and frequency of your Ah ha! moments.” Oh really?<p>Type “beauty” into Google image search, and you’ll see endless photos of white models. Search “beauty” in Yossarian, the metaphorical search engine, and it returns pictures of men shaking hands, a little …

50+ Humorous But Evil True Facts About Modern Daily Life

Neatorama writer Remy Carreiro had a point about <b>reboots in media presentations</b> in his recent post. If Hollywood needs writers who aren't constantly …

Rives: The Museum of Four in the Morning

Silver screen to small screen: why film directors are taking over TV

There was a time when American movie stars and big-ticket directors wouldn't touch TV. Now, thanks to hit series such as <i>True Detective</i>, not only movie actors but major Hollywood directors are flocking to the small screen.<p>The critical and commercial success of the series starring Matthew McConaughey …

The Future of the Mind by Michio Kaku, review

Michio Kaku's latest is a mind-bending study of the possibilities of the brain<p><b>Quadriplegics move artificial limbs with the mind</b>. Video games are directly controlled by the power of thought. A monkey’s brain connected to the internet can control an avatar on a video screen or a robot half a world …

Writer's Epic Job Resignation Goes Viral on YouTube

Writer Marina Shifrin sure knows how to quit a job in style.<p>In an epic video uploaded to YouTube, Shifrin busts a move to Kanye West's "Gone" while …

The Anti-Advertising Agency

The Anti-Advertising Agency was a collaboration between myself and dozens of other artists working on the themes of advertising and public space. I …

Advertising

Top ten deserving data visionaries

Ecstatically manipulating the new signals and sensors that chronicle everything about our lives, data art pioneers are developing a visual lingo that makes data more expressive and relevant than ever.<p>Taking the intersection of art, technology, and commericalism one step further, last week saw Doug …

Shelter From The Storm: Why Brainswarming Is The Future Of Collaboration

Brainstorming has been around since, well, forever. But many folks believe it’s no longer effective. That’s where brainswarming comes in.<p>Creative thinkers don’t like the word “brainstorming” anymore. It relies on a thunderstorm metaphor–a sudden swirl of energy that gets everybody’s attention for a …

Making a Movie Out of Crowdsourced Vines Could Be Harder Than Airbnb Thinks

Author: Devon Maloney. Devon Maloney Culture<p>Date of Publication: 08.26.13.<p>Time of Publication: 4:01 pm. 4:01 pm<p>As of last week, there are 40 million …

Drunk Vs. Stoned

Strictly for the sake of science, Buzzfeed's Andrew Gauthier puts the alcohol vs. weed debate to the test to see which has the worst side effects. …

Alcohol