Individual-i

Too often we seem to be losing the war on privacy and individual rights… for all kinds of reasons. Whether it’s online or in the “real world”, we’re being told everyday that we need to give up more and more to feel “safe”. Anyone with a brain knows enough is enough, but sometimes it’s hard ...

NWA: Reverse Radio Edit

The perfect way to infuriate, freak out or offend your neighbours, or just play it really loud and wait until the police show up. These guys have edited the entiretly of NWA’s legendary “Straight Outa Compton” album, removing all main parts of the song, and leaving only the rude bits. Fun for the whole family! ...

‘Sin City’ Not A Hollywood Film

Another reason why I just have to see this movie as soon as possible… great article above on Sin City, the Rodriguez process for making brilliance on a surprisingly low bugdet, and why Bruce Willis is this generation’s Humphrey Bogart… Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...

Randomly Interesting

The University of Liverpool has begun The Science Fiction Research Hub, a one-stop shop for academic study of SF. Useful, if you’re into that kind of thing. Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...

First Words ?

I think my son just said his first word today… It’s really hard to be certain about these things, and Will has been close to this for a while now, but I would swear he said “Hello” to his cat today (his cat being an adorable plush toy type thing – it objects far less ...

Alarm Clock That Makes You Look For It…

I’m told I need this on a regular basis… “Clocky is, quite simply, for people who have trouble waking up. When the alarm clock goes off and the snooze button is pressed, Clocky will roll off the bedside table and wheel away, bumping mindlessly into objects on the floor until it eventually finds a spot ...

Banksy’s Secret Works…

Just one of the pieces snuck into a New York museum: Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...

Artful dodger Banksy takes Manhattan

The story is just starting to get around now, but in the last couple of weeks, mysterious English graffiti artist Banksy was able to smuggle four artworks into major New York museums. This Guardian article covers the basics, but a look at Banksy’s website gives an even better idea of what he did, with detailed ...

Wooden Laptop, Computer Portatili in Legno

Now this is original… wooden laptops that really work: Apparently he takes out all the plastic and refits the electronics into hand crafted wooden designs. Really beautiful stuff, and I can see this having a very high end market. (Not to mention, it’s the sort of thing I’d like to try myself eventually 🙂 ) ...

Frank Miller talks about making SIN CITY

An outstanding little interview with creator/writer and now director Frank Miller, about working on the “Sin City” movie. Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailLike this:Like Loading...
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