Timezones have always been quite difficult to get right. I’ve never really been able to explain it but Tom Scott from Computerphile can, with an incredible rant that takes us in to a twisty-turny world of time, leap seconds and time smearing(WTF).
I find myself anticipating the new year and pondering with all my experiences, what is it that really makes things worth while. And that's when George Carlin came in with a slap to the face with a healthy dose of reality check!
Alan Turing's pardon by theQueen, granted last Monday (Dec 23rd 2013), comes far too late, but not too little to venerate a man who did so much in his lifetime.
If this year didn’t bring us enough bad advertising, for awkward products, Samsung had to swoop in last minute and take the award for creepiness with this latest ad for their Samsung Gear smart watch.
The holidays seem to always skew web stats as people travel around, spend more (or less) time with family and disengage with their regular routines. And email is definitely one...
Life is like a camera, just focus on whats important and capture the good times, develop from the negatives and if things don’t work, just take another shot.
I attended the gsummitx - Gamification in Montreal event at the offices of I Can Go Without , where my very good friend, Jihane (@JihaneElAtifi) works, and they had Gamification expert, Gabe Zicherman (@gzicherm) speaking about, well Gamification.
"A Camera didn't make a great picture anymore than a typewriter wrote a great novel." - Peter Adams
Trying to find inspiration in dancers lead me to photographer Jordan Matter who just released a photo book, Dancers Among Us, which to tell you the truth, amazed me. Jordan collaborates with dancers all over to creating wonderful photos of dancer bodies in action.
It’s been a year in the making, but the final show of the inlayers project is finally done, and available for all to watch. This project was quite the challenge…