Timely not real-time. Rhythm not random. Moderation not excess. Knowledge not information… Read it!
Found by Oz Lubling
(via Dangerous Minds and Nerdcore)
Being at TEDGlobal I was reminded about this historical introduction of the computer mouse, video conferencing, teleconferencing, email, hypertext, word processing, hypermedia, and a collaborative real-time editor (among other first timers).
If you’ve seen it already: it’s good to remember. If not: watch it.
read the essay about it here: http://www.artfagcity.com/2009/08/12/img-mgmt-the-nine-eyes-of-google-street-…
(thanks Todd for the reminder!)
found by Scott Paterson
via Jo Wedenigg
Nice overview – just don’t trust the numbers…
found by Burton Rast – thanks!
“Do you read me, HAL?”
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
This fits our current trip to Tel Aviv pretty well…
I think this is remarkable and celebrates the new self publishing mass media reality where the media has meaning again.
(found via Maria Popova)
Gutenbourgeois, read it.
RT @anildash via @jacobyryan. Thanks.
make sure you see the whole collection: http://www.guggenheim.org/new-york/interact/participate/youtube-play/top-videos
“… Unlike most models, which are compressed for viewing convenience, the planets here are also shown at their true-to-scale average distances from the Sun. That makes this page rather large – on an ordinary 72 dpi monitor it’s just over half a mile wide, making it possibly one of the largest pages on the web. …”
And don’t miss this collection: http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2010/10/11/the-scale-of-the-universe/