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- 09.05.19 The Performance Artist Who Went To Impossible Extremes
The Performance Artist Who Went To Impossible Extremes
- 21.04.19 Fascinating article in The New Yorker about scouting v scoring in not just…
Fascinating article in The New Yorker about scouting v scoring in not just baseball but all aspects of life Fascinating article in The New…
- 14.04.19 Deigo Monzon’s Illustrator to GCode Panel
Deigo Monzon’s Illustrator to GCode Panel Whilst Inkscape has its uses, I find it so painful to use, especially when I’m forced to use it whe…
- 25.03.19 Matthew Ragan’s TouchDesigner Resources
Matthew Ragan’s TouchDesigner Resources One of my current projects sees me working in TouchDesigner. This resource from Matthew Ragan is a s…
- 05.03.19 Slow Looking at Art
Slow Looking at Art
- 27.02.19 Trying to improve my typing speed with Keybr
Trying to improve my typing speed with Keybr I’m a few days in to using this free service to help you improve your typing skills. It’s bea…
- 22.02.19 The Machine Stops
The Machine Stops Love this piece by Oliver Sacks about his fears for the future.
- 09.02.19 Marking Time with Yuji Agematsu
Marking Time with Yuji Agematsu As a fan of exploring discarded scraps off the cutting-room floor, I love the work born from found things…
- 27.01.19 Florence Knoll Basset Interview from 2010
Florence Knoll Basset Interview from 2010 “That revolution in the office took place 20 years ago and Florence Schust (Schu) Knoll, the w…
- 18.01.19 HOUDINI - RESCALING THE UI FOR HIGH DPI MONITORS
HOUDINI - RESCALING THE UI FOR HIGH DPI MONITORS Great tip by Matthew Hanger that came in very handy when I upgraded to an iMac Pro with…
- 08.01.19 Lovely collection of 3D scanned artworks
Lovely collection of 3D scanned artworks This is a nice collection of 3D scanned artworks, all free to use without restriction.
- 27.12.18 Bruce Sterling — How to be Futuristic
Bruce Sterling — How to be Futuristic Love this insightful, humorous talk at the bar of The Long Now from Bruce Sterling.
- 27.11.18 A sound-led dive into deep time and ‘the long now'
A sound-led dive into deep time and ‘the long now' Beautifully made radio program from the BBC about deep time and the long now.
- 25.11.18 So much good stuff in this Brian Eno news letter from 1974
So much good stuff in this Brian Eno news letter from 1974 Eno talks about idea generation and the danger of using techniques we already…
- 24.11.18 Fresh — app to show recently updated files — one of my most used apps
Fresh — app to show recently updated files — one of my most used apps Whenever I get a new Mac, Fresh is one of the first things I install. Wit…
- 18.11.18 Exclude files from git without committing changes to .gitignore
Exclude files from git without committing changes to .gitignore This is a really great way to ignore certain files in a git repository that…
- 15.11.18 traces.vim — range, pattern and substitute preview for Vim
traces.vim — range, pattern and substitute preview for Vim I try to keep my plugins to the bare essentials in Vim, but this one made it t…
- 14.11.18 KeyCastr — an open-source keystroke visualiser
KeyCastr — an open-source keystroke visualiser This is really handy little app that you could use in conjunction with LICEcap to make quick s…
- 11.11.18 Vim Keyboard Covers for Macbook and IMac
Vim Keyboard Covers for Macbook and IMac As a self-confessed Vim obsessive, I’m looking forward to getting this very handy Vim keyboard o…
- 09.10.18 House of Z
House of Zs://www.netflix.com/gb/title/80200744 Fascinating documentary on the rise and fall and rise again of Zac Posen, fashion…
- 08.10.18 ShellCheck — finds bugs in your shell scripts
ShellCheck — finds bugs in your shell scripts Handy tool for finding bugs in shell scripts.
- 01.10.18 Muslim rule and compass: the magic of Islamic geometric design
Muslim rule and compass: the magic of Islamic geometric design
- 01.10.18 Super Tiny Social Icons
Super Tiny Social Icons Really tiny (under 1KB) SVG based social icons.
- 01.10.18 Buckminster Fuller and Comprehensive Design
Buckminster Fuller and Comprehensive Design "What humankind required, he came to believe, was an individual who could recognize the…
- 30.09.18 Radio 4 Data Stream Day
Radio 4 Data Stream Day Radio 4 takes the entire output of one day’s broadcast and turns it into art. I was very honoured to be asked by R…
- 20.08.18 Video-to-Video Synthesis
Video-to-Video Synthesis The quality of this stuff is getting pretty crazy now.
- 18.08.18 Experimental music notation resources
Experimental music notation resources There’s always new ways to look at things.
- 16.08.18 Dieline Creator
Dieline Creator Really useful resource for creating packaging dielines, letting you input your own settings and then download (for a fee)…
- 16.08.18 Die Line Creator
Die Line Creators://boxshot.com/dielines/ Really useful set of dielines for packaging that you can customise. Costs $9.99 to download a…
- 15.08.18 Font of the Month Club
Font of the Month Club I’m now in my second year of being a member of David Jonathan Ross’ Font of the Month club and the beginning of each mon…