Bambaland is Back →
Books and original artworks by Ashley Wood back in stock.
A Little Batty
My room-mate reminded me of Halloween by bringing home themed M&Ms complete with glow in the dark packaging. I don’t understand the event and have never taken part. Art.Lebedev on the other hand, seem to take it quite seriously, with their Vespertilium clothes peg. I scrolled right pass these on MoCo Loco earlier today, writing them off as kitsch. It was not until i saw them on NOTCOT...
Rotten Fruit Revisited
To be fair I did have a few G3s stacked in a cupboard for a while, since they rarely worked properly. Despite that, I sincerely believe that OSX offers the finest working environment currently available. Base on my experience with a dual processor G5 I used daily while with my previous firm, Panther era I believe. Every now and again I will trouble shoot macbooks for friends and in the studio...
For the record the last Mac I owned was a LCII (Performa 400) or Pizza box as I have heard them called. I can’t afford to be cool.
Tobias Wong of Citizen seems to be thinking in the same vein as Mark Hoekstra with a layer of social experimentation and perhaps a little opportunism.
Paint it Black →
Mark Hoekstra restyles the iPhone.
The Designer's Virus →
Adrian Shaughnessy of Design Observer writes about empathy in designers.
My first foray into micro-blogging was a disaster. I looked into what I saw as my options, predominantly twitter and jaiku, finally settling on pownce, lured in by the velvet rope like approach to membership. I was immediately seduced by the design and soon wrote about the social engineering at play. Sharing with my forcefully recruited friends how i enjoyed posting my status rather seeking...