_Le GRAPh Groupe de Recherche et d'Animation Photographique Depuis 1987, le GRAPh développe des actions culturelles, artistiques, pédagogiques et sociales avec comme dénominateur commun l’image sous toutes ses formes afin de permettre à tous l’accès à la culture et à l’art contemporain. De 1987 à 1995 les Rencontres photographiques en terre d’Aude ont accueilli les plus grands noms de la photographie ( Doisneau, Nexton, Plossu, Tahara, Ouka Lélé).Par la création en 1993 du Centre Méditerranéen de l’Image, situé dans le Château de Malves en Minervois, notre association entend ouvrir l’art et la culture au milieu rural en s’appuyant sur les arts visuels rendant compte des nouvelles tendances de l’art contemporain. En 1996, la création de l’Ecole municipale de photographie de la ville de Carcassonne a permis de développer le volet pédagogique du GRAPh.
ItsAlmo.st: Web Based Countdown Timer If you are looking for a neat countdown tool that doesn’t lead you through annoying options just to set up a simple countdown then ItsAlmo.st is the one you need. It is a simple and elegant web based countdown timer that lets you create multiple countdowns and also share it with friends so that they too are aware of the time left to that big occasion. Enter the name of the event or occasion in the box on the homepage, select the date and time, and hit “start countdown”. It’ll generate a URL that can be shared, and you can access all your countdowns under “My Countdowns” at the bottom. About Empora Empora Group is headquartered in the coastal town of Wismar, Germany. The world renowned science park plays host to some of the most innovative and disruptive technologies emerging from Germany. Empora Group has grown quickly through a number of targeted web & software company acquisitions, bringing together some of the greatest technical minds in the fashion industry. The truly international workforce has come together from America, Armenia, China, Bosnia, Germany, India, Spain, UK amongst many other countries. Acquiree teams have been deeply integrated into the Empora Group structure & culture, so that all developers and researchers are working closely together towards fulfilling the group’s vision. Each team is passionately exploring many new technologies and techniques in its relentless focus on improving the way people shop for and discover clothing online.
Yokto - embed videos from multiple sources into one player - TNW Apps It’s now four years since YouTube opened its API, making it infinitely easier for people the world over to integrate video into their websites. A simple copy and paste of the YouTube iFrame embed code, and basic blogs can be transformed into video repositories. The same applies to other video-hosting websites such as Vimeo and Daily Motion too, which have also opened their APIs. mljarmin Illustrations TheHostGiant character mascot TeenChat 45 Beautiful Wall Paintings from Graffiti to Realism: Artworks that Wow Inspiration August 10, 2011 A splash of color, a burst of wonder and loads and loads of raw artistic talent. In a few ways, it will be weird to say that all those three things are exactly what you’ll find on some walls. (I stand corrected, maybe it is more befitting to say that it’s the artist that have that loads and loads of talent.)
13 Gmail Plugins You Should Try Right Now - TNW Apps There is no denying the power of Gmail. And armed with a handful of extensions and add-on services, you can really turn Gmail into the ultimate emailing powerhouse. From enhancing and tidying your contacts list, to implementing an elaborate productivity system in your inbox, almost anything’s possible.
Desktop.ly is a stylish way to share your desktop with the world - TNW Apps There are a bunch of sites out there that let you share things like the home screen of your iPhone and your choice of apps, but there hasn’t been a stylish equivalent that lets you show off your desktop. That’s where Desktop.ly comes in. It’s a clean, great looking site that lets you upload a screenshot of your desktop, fill out some information about yourself and your setup and share it via Twitter or URL. Desktop.ly couches this simple functionality in a simple interface that’s very easy on the eyes. Getting started is simple once you’ve signed up.
15 Middle East startups you should know about - TNW Middle East The startup landscape in the Middle East may be quieter than much of the rest of the world, but don’t let that deceive you. Behind the scenes, there are countless talented developers working on services, applications and websites, some of which not only cater to a Middle Eastern audience, but to the entire world. From sites built on the Groupon model, to video sharing sites, to browser extensions, there is no stone that has been left unturned. That’s not to say that Middle Eastern startups aren’t working in the face of some pretty intimidating obstacles.
50 Startup Logos from 2010 Startups have flourished in 2010. The last 12 months have yielded some fantastic success stories. Groupon is a standout and is currently receiving a lot of attention, buzz and press. Inside 13 Fantastic Startup Office Spaces in Amsterdam 26 September '12, 04:24pm Follow Amsterdam: known to many foreigners as the world’s cannabis capital and (in)famous for its red light district. Not so much for the locals though: a few steps away from the obvious tourist traps you’ll find a budding tech and startup scene. It’s the birthplace of The Next Web, too.
MIDEM - The destination for music business connections and knowledge Paris, Tuesday 17 December 2013 – Midemlab, the international pitching competition for ground-breaking startups and app developers, today announces the 30 finalists whose ideas will drive the music industry forward in this new era of growth. Presented by Pepsi and Vivendi, Midemlab is part of Midem 2014, the leading international business event for the music ecosystem, which takes place in Cannes from 1-4 February. The 2014 Midemlab finalists – chosen by UK digital consulting company Music Ally and French specialist open innovation consultancy, bluenove – will present their business models to an international jury of leading entertainment executives, venture capitalists, entrepreneurs and incubators. One winner will be selected by the jury in each of the three following categories – music discovery, recommendation and creation; marketing & social engagement; direct-to-consumer sales and content monetization. Music discovery, Recommendation and Creation. Marketing & Social Engagement.
10 startups to watch in 2015 Facebook agreed to acquire WhatsApp for $19 billion. Uber raised more than $1 billion at an $18 billion-plus valuation, then reportedly went out to raise even more. Snapchat is rumored to be valued at $10 billion. This year certainly had more than its fair share of shock value, at least in the startup world. s, Say Goodbye to Sleepless Nights It hits every entrepreneur, at some point -- that dreaded lying awake at night. Insomnia is a prime inconvenience, mostly because entrepreneurs like to be well-rested sorts so as to attack the day with gusto, come morning. Assuming that the issue hasn't developed because of downing too many espressos, people lie awake at night for four reasons: They are so full of excitement and ideas that they can’t sleep. They're thinking of all the things they need to do. Or a pressing business problem (perhaps involving personnel or cash flow) has triggered fear and anxiety. Perhaps they are future-tripping about the “what ifs” related to a business.