Archive for the ‘Reblog’ Category
Airspace Rebooted from ItoWorld on Vimeo. A visualisation of the northern European airspace returning to use after being closed due to volcanic ash. Due to varying ash density across Europe, the first flights can be seen in some areas on the 18th and by the 20th everywhere is open.
Shortlisted for 2010 Futurity Now Transmediale 2010, F.A.T. (Free Art & Technology) Lab replicated a Google Street View and published the DIY kit on “How to build a fake Google Street View Car” in 8 easy steps, from renting the correct car to buying the right materials (wooden boards, cardboards, glue), building the camera octagon […]
A 12 year old kid in the UK has managed to spend £900 ($1,375) on the Farmville facebook game application using his mom’s credit card. His mom said “When I asked him why he did it he said that they had brought out ‘good stuff that I wanted’.” She continued with “I do think they […]
an ambient visualisation device that controls the watering & feeding of a tree depending on the energy usage & the monitoring of appliances, heating/cooling, and recycling habits. if the user is extremely efficient with energy use, the tree receives nutrients & water, while it will “poison & malnourish the tree, eventually killing it”, otherwise. benarent.co.uk […]
Real Costs is a Firefox plug-in that inserts emissions data into travel related e-commerce website. The first version adds CO2 emissions information to airfare websites such as Orbitz.com, United.com, Delta.com, etc. Following versions will work with car directions, car rental, and shipping websites. Think of it like the nutritional information labeling on the back of […]