Monthly Archives: October 2010

De l’internet des dragons

There is a chance we will be playing /acting out our Internet of Dragons game again, this time in Paris, during the conference on de l’internet des objects. Need to rehearse my French, un peu. Advertisements

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De l’internet des dragons

Yay, there is a chance we will be playing /acting out our Internet of Dragons game again, this time in Paris, during the conference on de l’internet des objects. Need to rehearse my French, un peu 🙂

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Strategic Futures or Tactical Espionage?

In 2008/9 Dutch architectural agency KCAP has developed, together with a few parties, a strategic master plan for Russian city Perm. Once a nighty industrial (and military) center of Russian, then Soviet empire, the city start decaying and loosing its … Continue reading

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(Future of) the EU Crisis, & of InfoViz

Guardian publishes an interesting piece, with the Timeline of EU Crisis; I was interested (well, inevitably) in the content, but also in the infoviz qualities. Presentation of information becomes increasingly interactive and dynamic, and in the past ‘nice pic’ would … Continue reading

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Spider Silk, or Reality of Playfulness

Lol, /. discusses a paper today about genetical modified silkworms that will be able to produce hybrid spider silk, ‘the new material [that] could shake up the textile industry, [and be] used in everything from bulletproof clothing to artificial tendons“. … Continue reading

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Amazing Worlds of Light by Bruce Munro

Today I discovered the works by British artist and designer Bruce Munro, amazing lighting installations, almost heavenly looking. He was nominated to the Artist of the Day, by the same name web service, but for another project (also very nice, … Continue reading

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Rietveld & His Playful Chairs

I guess, many people would recognize this famous Red & Blue Chair that became an icon of not only Dutch design, but of the early XX century modernism in general (along with the paintings by Mondrian or the buildings of … Continue reading

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e-Sphere: Living in the Cloud conference during the STRP Festival in Eindhoven

At the end of November Eindhoven will host STRP, a large festival of art and technology. The program of the event is very rich and full of demonstrations, performances, concerts and shows. But it also have its’s own ‘scientific’ part, … Continue reading

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Dutch Deign Week’10

In a few days Eindhoven will host Dutch Design Week, the most known festival of design and related creative industries of the Netherlands. This year’s program, and despite all the ‘criseses’, will be the largest ever, and include not only … Continue reading

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e-Sphere: Living in the Cloud conference at STRP

At the end of November Eindhoven will host STRP, a large festival of art and technology. The program of the event is rich and full of demonstrations, performances, concerts and shows. But it also have its’s own ‘scientific’ part, a … Continue reading

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