Archive for October, 2011

indigné = altermondialiste ?

France Culture hosts a discussion about the differences and similarities between these two social movements.

Lisboa

Visit Lisbon.
YDreams is an interactive media design studio based in Lisbon, Portugal.
It is a partner of the 8th international conference on advances in computer entertainment technology (ACE 2011) held there in November. The keynote speaker is Hiroshi Ishii, pioneer in tangible interfaces.

Esse est percipi

«Film» is the name of the first film written by Samuel Beckett, directed by Alan Schneider, with Buster Keaton as the lead.
Fanny Deleuze has proposed a geometrical diagram in «L’Image-Mouvement» to represent the relationship of persecution between the viewer/camera (OE) and the actor/character (O).
Film reminds me of «L’Âge d’Or» and «Elephant Man» altogether.

Aleph

Aleph: Anatomy of an Experiment is an ethnological documentary about the technicians and researchers of CERN, in Geneva. The film was shot over the period of 4 years, between 1987 and 1991, by Lynn Silverman, in 16mm.

Tribute to Steve Jobs

Slideshow of his most important products.

I discovered the «Inside Macintosh» series when I was a teenager, and it changed my view on programming, on how to design user-friendly graphical user interfaces, and how to follow guidelines to make applications that would be compatible with the Apple philosophy.

Edge

To arrive at the edge of the world’s knowledge, seek out the most complex and sophisticated minds, put them in a room together, and have them ask each other the questions they are asking themselves.

Kick The Machine

Founded in 1999, Kick the Machine is an experimental video and film platform active in Thailand.