Posts tagged "online"
Cowbird - a simple tool for telling stories and a public library of human experience

Cowbird – a simple tool for telling stories and a public library of human experience

At the online community Cowbird humanity’s sagas are explained through heartfelt stories. Sagas are things like the Japanese earthquake, the war in Iraq, and the Occupy Wall Street movement — things that touch millions of lives and define the human story. The short-term goals for Cowbird is to pioneer a new form of participatory journalism...
How Lego’s digital strategy is destroying its brand promise

How Lego’s digital strategy is destroying its brand promise

Last week, news broke that Lego’s multi-million dollar investment, Lego Universe, will be closing down on January 31st, 2012 – marking an end to what was supposed to be an alternative to the extremely successful Massive Multiplayer Online Roleplay Game (MMORPG) World of Warcraft. The closure also reveals yet another digital venture in the wrong...
Online vintage boutique with digital memories

Online vintage boutique with digital memories

The brand new online second hand & vintage boutique heritable moments lets the sellers hand down personal memories attached to their belongings through digital labels. As a classic local brand being born in one of the most trend-crazed cities in the world, heritable moments’ primary mission is to add special meaning to outdated  industrial products and give them...
PressPausePlay about digital culture

PressPausePlay about digital culture

PressPausePlay is a documentary film about hope, fear, and digital culture based on interviews with some of the world’s most influential creators of the digital era such as Moby, Robyn, Sean Parker and Seth Godin, among others. PressPausePlay will be premiering in March at the South By Southwest Film Festival in Texas as a Spotlight...
yr.no breakin’ through

yr.no breakin’ through

If you would ask any of your Swedish friends to check the weather forecast online, the pick would likely be the Norwegian site yr.no. Even if you would suggest another site, it might still be yr.no that would be entered in the address field. Seemingly just to show off. Although I had never really thought...
Deconet Launches Private Ads as alternative to eBay or Craigslist

Deconet Launches Private Ads as alternative to eBay or Craigslist

As a natural continuation of launching Deconet.com a little more than a year ago, the marketplace for Modern Design now opens up for private individuals to sell their designer items on the site. “We have received many inquiries from private individuals wanting to sell their objects on Deconet, so this feels like a logical step in...
Favorite things

Favorite things

Internationally recognized design firm Duffy & Partners has just launched a new gallery on their Web site in honor of their 25 years of design. It features some of their favorite things; From music and literature to art galleries and architecture, take a sneak peak behind the scenes of Duffy to see what makes these designers tick.
The downloadable immaterial lamp Click

The downloadable immaterial lamp Click

Click is a downloadable immaterial lamp created by the New York based product design company Blank Bubble. This mood lamp uses the computer screen as a light source to diffuse color sequences at various speed. Easy to use and intuitive, it presents itself as an incandescent light bulb suspended by its cord. Among other things,...
Modern design at Deconet

Modern design at Deconet

Deconet is a new marketplace for Modern Design. Here you can find and shop a large selection of 20th century design pieces online. Deconet have gathered thousands of modern design objects for sale by the best dealers and auction houses worldwide. You will probably be able to locate the design pieces at the top of your wish lists like exciting pieces by internationally...
DazedDigital.com with new skin

DazedDigital.com with new skin

DazedDigital.com is now two years old and changed its old skin some days ago for a sharp new look, making room for daily news on fashion, culture and music. Jefferson Hack, founder of Dazed & Confused magazine and DazedDigital.com says: We listened to our users and learnt that they wanted more information more quickly, with...