I’m such a sucker for quirky interesting ways of using language in applications. I’m sure there’s many good sensible reasons why this isn’t what you’re supposed to call a sort option. But you know exactly which option I’m going to choose. Every time.This has probably been there for ages, but I only saw it for the first time just now.
Watching this makes me feel really funny. I love its mundane epicness. It’s so ordinary and everyday, but I can’t help but extrapolate back to birth and forward to death.
The Vicon Revue is:
The wearable digital camera designed to take photos passively without intervention whilst being worn by the user.
Based on Microsoft SenseCam technology, Revue is a research tool aimed at medical researchers as an aid for people with memory loss.
Memento would have been a shit film if this had been around.
Terrifying to see how expletive and !!!! ridden emails can come back to bit you on the arse. Mental Note: Must clean up my email act.
If you want to read all the Google documents they’re all here: http://www.google.com/press/youtube_viacom_documents.html
I’ve had Noby Noby Boy on my iPhone for a while, but didn’t dip into it properly until hour 3 of a flight. I think I rejected it at first because I couldn’t get my head into it. Turns out that’s entirely the point.The more I play with it the more futile and wonderful it gets. Above you can see my MP3 playing robot crashing through a grid of photos while a second robot hides in the background, purple Noby Noby Boy squirms around doing his thing. The app feels slow and heavy at times, but it’s worth experiencing to see what can happen when you give convention the finger.
The place for people to share things they’re willing to do for $5. Seriously, you can pay people $5 and they do these things for you…
Just a few examples from today’s front page:
I will send 10,000 visitors to any website for $5
I will sing, play and record a short jingle for $5
I will create a screen print t-shirt design for you in Adobe Photoshop/Adobe Illustrator for $5
I will send out Ad to my 13,000+ Followers about Your Business for $5
I will answer your Canadian Immigration questions for 20 min… 20+ years working in Canadian Immigation for $5
I will convert your baby into animal costume for $5
I will design flash intros for your site for $5
I will write 3 SEO friendly blogs for you on any topic of your choice for $5
And my favourite:
I will record anything in Norwegian for you for $5
I am a sweet Norwegian girl who will record anything you wish (preferably clean) for two minutes … (by melonlove)
(Note: only preferably)
Is this the future of employment? Are all our skills going to be fragmented like this and sold piecemeal? We’ll be buying it all through iTunes you mark my words…