Archive | October, 2013

Banksy: The Sirens Of The Lambs

16. October 2013

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Here is the latest piece from Banksy, it’s called ‘Sirens Of The Lambs’ and is a piece of installation art, that happens to be in a truck that tours NYC (starting in, you guessed it, the Meat Packing District), stuffed with fake animals that squeal those horrible dog-toy type noises to raise awareness of the [...]

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UNICEF: Child Refugee Street Projections

15. October 2013

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Here’s a cool piece of work from Stockholm, where UNICEF have been running a nightly campaign featuring projection mapping silhouettes of the thousands of Child Refugees across the city. Last year, over 3500 children came alone to Sweden, technically as refugees, but with no place to go, they are homeless, and need help. The campaign [...]

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Constellaction: The Light Chain Installation

14. October 2013

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This is seriously cool. Light Chains or Waves that connect with and activate the pyramid object next to it. Constellaction is an audio/visual installation featuring tetrahedron-shaped (ok I’ll just keep calling it a Pyramid) object’s that emit light and noise when triggered by other light. So when you place a whole batch of these little [...]

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Tourism Victoria: The Remote Control Tourist

13. October 2013

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If you’ve ever wanted to see a city before you got there, this is your chance. Introducing Tourism Victoria’s ‘Remote Control Tourist’ who can be controlled from a website, and will do anything you ask, and stream it live from a first person point of view, right back at you! And whilst I do wonder [...]

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Volvo Trucks: Running of The Bulls Stunt Video

12. October 2013

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This is the forth live test stunt video, I believe, in the Volvo Trucks viral series of videos that demonstrate the capabilities of their trucks in new and exciting ways. This time, it’s shot in a Spanish city, emulating the running of the bulls, to test the handling of the new Volvo Trucks. So far, [...]

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Nike House of Deadly: Stadium Installation

9. October 2013

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The new Nike Hypervenom is a seriously high tech creature, and so to launch it in Asia, it needed something just as advanced to bring the product to life. Enter the ‘House of Deadly’ from Nike, a mini-stadium with projection mapped walls and tracking spotlights that act as real-time virtual defenders that players have to [...]

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W+K Toyko: Back Streets Of The Internet Film

8. October 2013

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If you’re an internet geek, digital nerd or just like weird stuff… Then this film provides a glimpse of the type of creative culture that exists online behind the language barrier on the backstreets of the Internet in Japan. Yes. You know it’s going to be weird. Produced by W+K Tokyo. Rumour has it that [...]

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Google Glass: Colour Snap Colour Match App

8. October 2013

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Here’s another Google Glass App example, but I’m just not sure how relevant this one is specifically to Google Glass, let alone the quality of colour match from the Glass Camera? I’ve seen a number of iOS and Android apps that do this pretty successfully, but this attempt from Sherwin-Williams, feels a little gimmicky as [...]

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Google Glass: Doctors Get Patient Data Visuals

7. October 2013

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I think we’ve all been waiting to see where this would go, so here is one of the first Google Glass concepts specifically made for the healthcare sector, and in particular to link Philips Healthcare technology patient data into the Google Glass Display. The vision is ultimately allowing surgeons and doctors to never have to [...]

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Paper App: Turn Your Drawings Into Moleskines

6. October 2013

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One of the most popular creative apps on the iOS App Store, Paper, which provides users one of the simplest yet richest drawing/sketching experiences yet, now lets you turn your best pieces of art, into a custom printed Moleskine that you can keep or gift… Pretty cool. Check it out here.

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