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kurthlab personal cargo In the future it will be less about technology and more about content. Right now as it stands everything is focused on technology and the products that encompass them, rather than on the human factor. We have a myriad of products all of which having to have their own preferences set, their own differing complex interfaces that need to be releanred for each individual device. Reading an article on our mobile devices and then continue reading it where we left off when entering our office, the same with movies, or music, having a seamless experience from car to home to office, all of which with an easy intuitive way to get to it, recall it, and share it is not part of our reality. All these pieces of technology take so much away from our daily lives, when all they were meant to do is improve our lives. Frankly I am tired of having 5 remote controls at home (and then always losing the smallest one).

Reflected Sunsets Through Shattered Mirrors New York-based photographer Bing Wright has created a stunning series of images that capture the reflections of beautiful sunsets in broken mirrors. The method behind his Broken Mirror/Evening Sky series is brilliant in its simplicity. The black lines in the shattered mirrors distort the sunset while retaining all of its splendorous color, making them seem like stained glass windows from a cathedral built by an alien race. According to Bing, the images were created in his studio by projecting his sunset photos at broken mirrors that were angled towards the projection.

20 brilliant photographs which hugely impressed us in 2015 Sometimes, you see a photograph which summons a whole storm of emotions inside. Often this is down to a perfectly chosen angle or a shot taken at just the right moment. Sometimes, it’s a shot of a stunning landscape or an awe-inspiring natural phenomenon. But in other cases, it can be something as simple as the chronicling of our everyday lives from all around the world.

Contenders for the Title 'The Netflix of Magazines' Emerge Creating compelling user experiences for mobile environments has been the goal of every sector of the publishing industry for more than a decade. Ebooks and newspapers have found a ready and growing market, but magazines have been slower to capture a foothold in the mobile marketplace—until now. Today, we are seeing the rise of well-financed competitive ventures to establish dominance in sales of key, popular magazines for the global app market. Just about 2 years ago, publishing consultant Thad McIlroy wrote, “Advertising revenue (much more than circulation revenue) seals the fate of most consumer magazines—the shift of ad dollars to the web is the biggest problem facing broad-circulation magazines today.”

Blank Meme Templates Create ▼ Caption a Meme or Image Make a GIF (from video) Make a GIF (from images) Rare Historical Photos A boxing match on board the USS Oregon in 1897. Albert Einstein looking fabulous. Here's his report card! Samurai taken between 1860 and 1880. Rotating Words with CSS Animations Using CSS Animations we will change or rotate some parts of a sentence. View demo Download source In today’s tutorial we’ll create another typography effect. The idea is to have some kind of sentence and to rotate a part of it. We’ll be “exchanging” certain words of that sentence using CSS animations. Please note: the result of this tutorial will only work as intended in browsers that support CSS animations. Stills From Beautiful Films 2001: A Space Odyssey 25th Hour A.I. Artificial Intelligence Amélie (Le Fabuleux Destin d’Amélie Poulain) American Beauty

50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World Life hacks are little ways to make our lives easier. These low-budget tips and trick can help you organize and de-clutter space; prolong and preserve your products; or teach you something (e.g., tie a full Windsor) that you simply did not know before. Most of these came from a great post on tumblr. There is also a great subreddit ‘r/lifehacks‘ with some fantastic tips as well.

HTML5 This Version: Latest Published Version: Latest Version of HTML: Astronaut Andre Kuipers Shares Stunning Images of Earth from Space EmailEmail In space, 28,000 km/h, 400 km above Earth, Dutch astronaut and physician Andre Kuipers is currently on a 191-days research mission at the International Space Station. Lately, he’s been sharing with the world some of the most amazing views of our beloved home planet up from his perspective. Don’t feel surprised to know that the breathtaking imagery is shot using only his Nikon D3S and not a sophisticated satellite photo-snapping device. The spectacular views of the universe’s constant activity and the spectrum of colors it offers is absolutely magnificent.

Make: DIY Projects, How-Tos, Electronics, Crafts and Ideas for Makers Step #7: How to Automatically Create Sound Effects Live PrevNext Automatically playing a clip of your sound effects can be really useful. But you can also set up a system to automatically create sound effects live. So why would you bother to setup the equipment to make sound effect live instead of just playing a sound clip? Well, a noise that is created right next to you has a fuller richer sound than something that is played out of a speaker. Portfolio - StuckInCustoms.com Lijiang at Night This is the old town of Lijiang, China, where I spent the week with Tom Anderson (the MySpace guy). I think I mentioned him before. Anyway, we got to be friends over the past several months, and we ended up spending a week together here in the south of China. Tom had first been here many years ago when he was setting up the MySpace office in Beijing.

10 ways for designers to earn money on YouTube Two years ago, I started a YouTube channel to promote my online shop. I was a graphic designer with zero experience in video editing, but managed to put together some tutorials using iMovie and an old camcorder. This led me to the fascinating world of professional YouTubers, an incredible number of whom are hobbyists earning the equivalent monthly salaries of doctors or lawyers. Subscription offer

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