Nearest Neighbours to select movie recommendations. “Jeff Hawkins has bet his reputation, fortune, and entire intellectual life on one idea: that he understands the brain well enough to create machines with an intelligence we recognize (sic) as our own.”
“One Of Us is a Soho based studio founded in 2006 by co-directors Tom Debenham, Dominic Parker and Rachael Penfold. The company ethos is one of creative intelligence applied through filmmakers’ sensibility, with a focus on design and collaboration.” As well as doing VFX work, One Of Us have made the One-Cam, which was used […]
The use of the mirror is genius. OLED display + Arduino = Joy. How to build a maze.
By two old friends, Kevin Atkinson and Ross Cooper. Another new language, this time from Facebook: Hack. Cereal – A C++11 library for serialization.
Play with your eyes! Neil Kellerhouse has done practically everyone one of my favourite movie posters of the last couple of years, from Finding Nemo to The Social Network. Useful visualisations of Git. “Alan Turing’s ‘Morphogenesis’ Theory Confirmed 60 Years After His Death“
I can’t wait for Monument Valley. Zach Gage on bravery and indie games. I can’t wait for Hyper Light Drifter either. I love that final screen! More amazing from Arca and Kanda. Kyle is staggered that Microsoft is making us go through this again and I am too.
“Hey Pete, You wouldn’t happen to have ancestors in Denmark would you? Also, in what ways has improvement of tools used at Pixar over the years made your life easier, and in what ways harder? Ja, my mom’s family hails from Denmark! Technology is a great inspiration to us creatively. Getting new software is like […]
Three amazing illustrators who are really future designers too: Chris Foss. Amazing work on the Jodorowsky Dune, Alien, Flash Gordon and AI. AND the Joy of Sex. Insane. Kunio Okawara. Gundam. Shōji Kawamori. AIBO, Transformers and Macross.
Charlie Stross smashing The Singularity. More good talks selected by Phil Gyford. Charlie Stross smashing interstellar travel. “Rust is a systems programming language that runs blazingly fast, prevents almost all crashes, and eliminates data races.”
A file based CMS called Kirby. Not cheap! Behind the scenes of the “Looking Back” Facebook videos. An interesting blend of cloud engineering and graphic design. “I’m just finishing my first novel to be written 100% inside Scrivener, but about the past four wouldn’t have worked properly without it.” Charlie Stross uses Scrivener. I discovered […]