Sunday, June 14, 2009

Odds and Ends, Sun 14 June 2009

1. geoGreeting
This site uses satellite imagery to generate custom messages.  Here's
an example of a personalised greeting:

2. DespairWear
From the people behind the Demotivator posters, a range of humorous and
highly relevant t-shirts.  For example, the eerily accurate "Social
Media Venn Diagram":

3. "Mark Twain Motivational Posters"

4. "50 Classic Album Covers Made Awkward by Technology"
A Photoshop contest updating some classic (clbuttic?) album covers.

5. "Roomba, Economics and Long-Exposure Photography"
Someone "... set up a photo camera ... turned out all the lights and
took a long-exposure shot ... The result is a picture that shows the
path of the roomba through its cleaning cycle"

6. "Apple stuns WWDC crowd with pulsating App Store hyperwall"
"In a rare treat for developers at this year's WWDC, Apple is showcasing
 20,000 of the most popular iPhone apps on a massive hyperwall built out
 of Cinema Displays -- one that pulses in sync with each and every App
 Store download."

7. "10 Beautiful and Creative World Records"