Wednesday, April 23, 2008

how to write a book in less than 15mins - and more...

This video blew me away. I couldnt think for 30 mins - I just sat there, gazing and wondering. Then, I thought - is it real? Well, in theory - it could be... Here's more on Phil Parker and his idea. And an interesting take on disruptive business models. Technology is causing changes to occur so rapidly... gotta step back and see if I can catch a glimpse of the bigger picture.

Monday, April 21, 2008

Standard Operating Procedure

Its about context. Understanding - or the attempt to comprehend the context. Or to possibly put yourself in someone elses shoes. There are few times when I get to my destination, turn off the car, sit, and listen to the radio. I heard part the interview on WABE/NPR 90.1. I didnt get the name of the show, but once I started listening, I didnt stop until it was over... Errol Morris directs 'Standard Operating Procedure' - a movie about the Abu Ghraib photos.
Recovering Reality: A Conversation with Errol Morris
Errol Morris seeks the big picture in Abu Ghraib photos
Standard Operating Procedure deleted scene
official movie website
Play It Again, Sam (Re-enactments, Part Two)
Slow motion
Errol Morris: Filmmaker as Detective 1988
Abuse at Abu Ghraib will forever stain America's reputation
Errol Morris talks with Philip Gourevitch about Abu Ghraib, the subject of Morris's forthcoming film and of a book Gourevitch is writing with him.

Wednesday, April 16, 2008

misc links of the week

420fest Apr19&20 CandlerPark Atlanta
Download YouTube Videos as MP4 Files
movie quote finder
on a perpetual mexican surf sabbatical
Put your playlist on your blog with our player widget, it's the soundtrack for your life and anyone can tune in.
Scalr: The Auto-Scaling Open-Source Amazon EC2 Effort
Web Mashups Made Easy
The 10 Emerging Technologies of 2008
ZEN & EEstor
Jamglue Provides Online (audio) Mixing Software
multi-party video conferencing
interesting set of tools for webpage (top right)
nice joomla setup for rss of the website
all ads need to be portable - with embed/share code, like here:
capital flight
Dick Cheney's Been Preparing for An Economic Collapse
Are Dick Cheney's Money Managers Betting on Bad News?
Swotti - A Semantic Opinions Aggregator
SugarSync File Syncing Platform

Monday, April 07, 2008

misc links of the week

FX SlideShow
WindowShade component added to FlexLib
Some FLEX Open Source Community Projects
Create Distraction-Free, Customized Webapps with Prism
TUTORIAL After Effects - The SECRET Demo Palette
offline access to google (docs) only started 033108
prism - an application that lets users split web applications out of their browser and run them directly on their desktop. (windows only)
does this support offline working?
Monitor site traffic in real-time with widget
MythTV and TiVo Series 3 Comparison
Boost your self esteem
12 kinds of ads
nice ppt typography on branding