Link roundup July 28, 2015

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I see a theme here — computers are entertainers, directors, performers. A Sort of Joy “How can a database be performed?” What a wonderful question to ask as MoMA releases its object collection metadata. Matt Phillips Editor by NYTLabs Fine-grained annotation and tagging as you type Adam Genius E-Ink Parking Signs Change Based on the… Read more »

Link roundup July 24, 2015

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A block of links sourced from the team. We’ve got Annie, Adam, dano, and Matt! A Light Sculpture Is Harvesting San Francisco’s Secrets The form reminds me of an alien planet’s shrubbery. Shrub with status updates. Matt Phillips Watch a Computer Attempt to Sing 90s Power Ballads—With Feeling Soulful synth h/t @grok_ Adam Street Artist… Read more »

Link roundup July 8, 2015

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This is the good stuff. Why I Vote GIF GIFs as emoji. Yup. Seems like that’s a good path. Matt Phillips The Fine Art of Forgery As fragile … objects are rendered … plentiful, the benefits of accessibility are pitted against … authenticity Matt Phillips Stuff in Space Very cool interactive map of all the… Read more »

Link roundup June 29, 2015

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This and that for the end of June. 9 Themed Color Palette Collections to Inspire You | Mental Floss Themed color palettes from movies, cities, nature and more Annie Oxford Scientist Explains the Physics of Playing Electric Guitar Solos | Open Culture Ever wonder about the physics behind guitar solos? Well here’s your answer… Adam… Read more »

Link roundup June 19, 2015

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More rounded up than ever Spot the Ball: Women’s World Cup 2015 – NYTimes.com Fun and interactive method for displaying images Annie Toby Glanville’s brilliant images of workers in the late 90s “I think perhaps that a real portrait is one that suggests to the viewer that the subject portrayed is alive” Matt Phillips The… Read more »

Link roundup June 17, 2015

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Some stuff we liked on the web this week… Harvard Law’s Jonathan Zittrain Defends Libraries — Yes, Even The BPL | WGBH News Our fearless leader @zittrain talks OPM data breach, right to be forgotten and the future of libraries Adam Designing The Pen | Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Pens: Like Awesome Box, but… Read more »

Link roundup June 12, 2015

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This is the good stuff. Paul Ford: What is Code? | Bloomberg well worth the very long read Adam How 77 Metro Agencies Design the Letter ‘M’ for Their Transit Logo – CityLab 77 different versions of the letter ‘M’ in mass transit signs around the world Annie Go To Hellman: Protect Reader Privacy with… Read more »

Link roundup June 5, 2015

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Some links to start your June with In A Digital Chapter, Paper Notebooks Are As Relevant As Ever : NPR What do you take to a meeting? Laptop or paper? Annie A Lovely Sunny Day | Zachary Levi and Bert From Sesame Street | Mashable – YouTube Go outside! Annie An Innovative New Timelapse Video… Read more »

Link roundup May 1, 2015

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May Day! Start May off right with these links. How Old Do I Look? A Microsoft robot will guess your age. No prize if it guesses wrong. Annie A Basement Dedicated to Extreme LEGO Building | Mental Floss A basement full of LEGO. Keep your eyes peeled for the LEGO Public Library. Annie 9 Squares:… Read more »

Link roundup April 23, 2015

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This is the good stuff. Flip-Flap | THE BEACH LAB then I went here jeff How Dalziel and Pow Realized This Awesome Interactive Touch Wall – Core77 amazing jeff How Dalziel and Pow Realized This Awesome Interactive Touch Wall – Core77 amazing jeff John Harvard ‘speaks’ | Harvard Gazette Harvard is animating the famous John… Read more »