Sunday, September 14, 2008

Flipping Great

Demitri Martin presents the findings from his life's research without needing to resort to Powerpoint or indeed data measurement.

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Sunday, June 01, 2008

A Brief History of Meme

Weezer are known for their inventive videos, from Buddy Holly (which was included as part of Windows '95 to show off its multimedia capabilities) to Islands in the Sun.

The video to Pork and Beans the single from their soon to be released Red Album contains a potted history of some of the more pervasive internet memes. If you're having trouble finding them all Fox Australia has a nice little cheat sheet.

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Thursday, May 08, 2008

A Screen that Ships without a Mouse Ships Broken

Clay Shirky's talk from O'Reilly's 2008 Web Expo points out just how much free time we actually have to "waste" on social participtation projects. The next time you roll your eyes at someone for editing Wikipedia or Musicbrainz or for playing about on Facebook remember, at least they're doing something rather than contributing to the billions of hours of free time spent in front of the latest reality show.

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Monday, January 14, 2008

Even Stevphen - Drinking

Her indoors thinks I have a new drunken twin. Who agrees?

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Friday, August 10, 2007

Final Fantasy the History

This history of one of the most well known RPG franchises is a fascinating look at the development Final Fantasy through the years. If only I could complete FFVII.

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Thursday, July 26, 2007

Excellent nosh

Monday, July 16, 2007

Triumph Rocket III - 21st Century Motorcycle Manufacture

I never wanted to get my motorcycle license until now.

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Sunday, June 17, 2007

Danny Boy

And now I'm feeling homesick.

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