the new boom

“silicon valley is roaring back to life, as startups mint millionaires and web dreams take flight. but, no, this is not another bubble. here’s why. i read this interesting article a couple of weeks ago on a flight to berlin where chris anderson from the wired magazine is nicely describing the new boom and why it is not another bubble…

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camera tossing

“throw your hands in the air and wave ’em like you just don’t care” this is just a line from outkast atliens’ chorus but a new technique in photography is emerging. it is called camera tossing and means that you throw your camera in the air with longer exposure in the hope for a nice shot by chance. the results…

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linkology

stuart luman analyized how the “top 50” blogs are related to each other: “there are upwards of 27 million blogs in the world. to discover how they relate to one another, we’ve taken the most-linked-to 50 and mapped their connections. each arrow represents a hypertext link that was made sometime in the past 90 days. think of those links as…

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german engineering in da house ya

i found one of the new phat volkswagen golf gti mk v commercials some days ago and i’m now finding more and more of them. the commercials are giving the volkswagen golf a new cool and fresh international image and i really share the kind of humour of the brains behind. it looks like there are two different commercial series…

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cool illustrations by macacolandia

please take your tour through www.macacolandia.com.br and enjoy the art work of these gifted illustrators. there are some cool wallpapers for free download including their funny gorilla logo. i’m definitely not a fan of mc donald’s fast food but this second post within a week about them is just because of leo burnett’s really nice spot called “feed your inner…

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i’m playin’ it

wicked anti ad game made by the crazy molleindustria caricaturing mc donald’s. manage the whole supply chain of a mc donald’s fast food restaurant and get your own insights 😉 (via blog.dirkschuetze.de) [tags: ad game, video game, flash game, mcdonalds, molleindustria]

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no love for google

a friend just sent me the link to a spiegel online article called “no love for google” [pdf]. many users where “blinded by love” for google and excused some frailties of google sweet-tempered in the past. by censoring search results at www.google.cn a global discussion broke out about google’s “don’t be evil” attitude. now some initiatives evoke a “mass breakup…

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