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Monthly Archives: March 2009

links for 2009-03-31

Spiral of silence - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The spiral of silence is a political science and mass communication theory propounded by the German political scientist Elisabeth Noelle-Neumann. The theory asserts that a person is less likely to voice an opinion on a topic if one feels that one is in the minority for fear of [...]

links for 2009-03-30

Porn SFW
Kinda NSFQ. Porn images without porn. it's.. strange stuff. and a perfect example of a blurry zone between art and porn.
(tags: humor sex news culture trends)

links for 2009-03-29

Marquis de Sade - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The term "sadism" (IPA: /ˈseɪdɪzm/) is derived from his name.
(tags: history reference)

Smith + Butler Pop Up shop @ Moscot, NYC
New York, March 27, 2009 – Venerable New York City institution and famed eyewear purveyor, MOSCOT, and fashion cult favorite, Smith + Butler, team for a limited run [...]

links for 2009-03-28

Hottest tracks to cost $1.29 at iTunes starting April 7 - Los Angeles Times
The world's largest music store, Apple's iTunes, plans to boost the price of many hit singles and selected classic tracks to $1.29 on April 7, breaking the psychological barrier of 99 cents in what could be the first big test of how [...]

links for 2009-03-27

Times Co. Plans Temporary Pay Cuts and Unpaid Leave for Many Employees - NYTimes.com
I think that should encourage everybody to get a subscription of the NYT.
The New York Times Company budget plans announced Thursday, including a temporary 5 percent pay cut for most employees, should avert newsroom staff cuts at the flagship Times newspaper [...]

links for 2009-03-26

desiretoinspire.net: Inside Out
(tags: design architecture magazine)

Ghost in the Machine: Jimi Hendrix
(tags: design art found)

Electrik Sheep 1 sur Flickr
(tags: found)

YouTube - Dave The Rappin SWA Flight Attendant…pt 1 of 4
this guy has a cult following ;P
i think it's an amazing way ot buld a brand history and really to relate to ur customers…
(tags: marketing humor)

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links for 2009-03-25

OnLive's 'Cloud Gaming' Could Be a Game-Changer | Game | Life from Wired.com
If the OnLive Game Service actually works, it will change the videogame industry profoundly.
Here's how it works: When you subscribe to the company's service, OnLive is basically running whatever game you choose to play on its computer, and streaming the video feed to [...]

links for 2009-03-24

blogcompendiumII.pdf (Objet application/pdf)
warning it's a pdf.
great way to present, hum. a book i guess.
(tags: HowTo ethnography anthropology)

Snog Pure Frozen Yogurt, Soho, London on Vimeo
The latest SNOG Pure Frozen Yogurt shop, designed by Cinimod Studio, opened in London's Soho on 6 March 2009. The design features a bubbling ceiling of 700 glass LED globes, creating a [...]

links for 2009-03-21

Is It Better to Buy or Rent? - NYTimes.com
(tags: research economics reference finance)

Notte Sento (English subtitles) on Vimeo
A girl misses her train to Milan and is set to wait overnight in Rome until dawn. However, a chance encounter with a guy changes her plans and the night lights of the capital turn into the background [...]

links for 2009-03-20

The Best Tools for Visualization - ReadWriteWeb
(tags: design reference infographics)

Data visualization and infographics resources for design inspiration | Design Label
Infographics or Information graphics is mode of visual communication of information using graphics. Like maps, technical writing, flowcharts, scientific visualization, process visualization etc. They can be very good resources of inspiration for various design jobs as [...]