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links for 2007-07-26

The Making Of Star Guitar Michel Gondry mapping out all of beats and placements for the Chemical Brothers music video, as well as shooting a rough cut. (YouTube) (tags: musicvideo gondry video music design) The Darjeeling Limited – Trailer The latest from Wes Anderson (tags: film movie trailer comedy wesanderson) Tour de WTF!? After watching […]

Freebasing the semantic web?

I’ve seen Freebase.com get some more attention lately as the Alpha invites continue to spread. O’Reilly posted a great walkthrough of an earlier version of Freebase.com here. The discussion that follows in the comments is some insight into the various sides of the “semantic web” debate, and the challenges that come with organizing so much […]

links for 2007-07-19

Video-tecture Collection of many architecturally inspired music videos. (tags: music video architecture art film design) White Stripes – One Note Show (St. John’s) The White Stripes’ one note show to finish up their tour of all Canadian provinces and territories. (YouTube) (tags: music video youtube whitestripes)

links for 2007-07-17

Leaflets: iPhone apps that grow on you. Slick iPhone app package from the folk at Blue Flavor (tags: apple iphone blueflavor design web applications)

5 years in Seattle

It’s hard to believe that I’ve been living in Seattle for 5 years now. I drove out here from Connecticut in July of 2002 without much of a plan, but it has turned out to be one of the best decisions I’ve made. In my time here, I’ve worked a few different odd jobs but […]

links for 2007-07-14

Introducing iDea Amusing parody of Apple’s aesthetic and their product marketing. (tags: apple design humor ideas marketing parody) YouTube – zZz is playing Grip Brilliant music video using a trampoline to simulate video effects and transitions. (tags: video music musicvideo) Deleted Images A blog/gallery collecting photographs that people decided they didn’t want to keep around. […]

links for 2007-07-12

01-18-08 – Trailer Teaser trailer for the upcoming J.J. Abrams movie, “Cloverfield” or whatever it’s going to be called. (tags: film trailer movie jjabrams) The Morning News – Obedience Nice interview and gallery of Shepard Fairey’s work. (tags: art graffiti streetart shepardfairey obey)

links for 2007-07-09

No Country for Old Men – Trailer New movie from the Coen brothers. Looks like they’re getting back to their roots. Based on the book by Cormac McCarthy. (tags: movie trailer coenbrothers film)

links for 2007-07-06

ironfeathers.ca Derek Featherstone’s blog on training for the Lake Placid Iron Man triathlon. (tags: sports ironman triathlon) My Mom Hand-Knit An iPhone — Daddy Types Awesome knitted iPhone. Complete with fuzzy multi-touch surface. (tags: apple humor iphone make knitting crafts)

I’ll have the bland airline meal, please

I was booking an airline flight the other day and in selecting my seating, frequent flyer and other preferences, I looked at the options under meal preference… Huh? You can request an even blander airline meal? At first I thought it was a joke, perhaps pulled by some bitter web developer who didn’t like the […]