Tech Writing Handbook - Dozuki This handbook will teach you how to create everything from manuals to work instructions. We’ll help you avoid the most common pitfalls of tech writing, from poor planning to outdated publishing. Authors:Kyle Wiens, CEO, iFixitJulia Bluff, Lead Writer, iFixit Get Glue Social Network for Entertainment Discover what to watch, share what you're watching with friends and fans, and get updates from your favorite shows. Textbroker raises multi-million euro round for content marketplace Sario Marketing, the company behind a digital marketplace for unique on-demand content called Textbroker.com, has landed a “multi-million Euro growth financing round” through funds advised by ViewPoint Capital Partners. The German company plans to use the proceeds to expand into existing markets as well as new markets within and beyond Europe, starting with France. Sario and ViewPoint Capital Partners were “brought together” by corporate finance consultancy agency INOVIS Capital, represented by Managing Director Christian Wexlberger. Textbroker is essentially a platform for buyers and sellers of content to connect.
Super good, Superbien Projection mapping is a lovely thing to behold and this new installation by French team, Superbien, is certainly no exception... Created for communications company Alcatel-Lucent's appearance at the world mobile congress in April, the film shows the colourful results of some multiple LED projectors mapping a series of animations upon a stack of innocuous-looking white boxes. The Paris-based Superbien is Tom Chosson, Cedric de Azevedo and Alex Mestrot. This 2009 piece by the studio, Le Nuage, was beamed onto the walls of a street in Paris.
9 content curation tools that better organise the web. Content curation is a huge deal on the web today. As content on the web grows exponentially, our ability to make sense of it is inversely proportional. In other words, we are fast sinking under the sheer amount of content pouring onto the web every day. OpenURL Referrer [OCLC - Openly Informatics Web browser extension for converting biblographic citations to URLs. Overview OpenURL Referrer is a browser extension that can take certain kinds of citations on the web and convert them to direct links to one of your local library's databases. Rafael Lozano-Hemmer - Projects "Pan-Anthem" is an interactive sound installation where the national anthem of every country in the World plays back on a movable speaker that is magnetically attached to a large wall. The speakers are precisely arranged to visualize national statistics: population, GDP, area, number of women in parliament, GINI, year of independence, HDI and so on. For example, when the work is configured to show military spending per capita, on the far left of the wall the public can hear the anthems of countries without military forces like Costa Rica, Iceland and Andorra while at the far right they can hear Saudi Arabia, Israel and the United States, which spend more than $2,000 per person per year. If no one is in the exhibition room all the speakers are silent, but as a visitor approaches a particular set of speakers these start playing automatically, creating a positional panoramic playback of anthems associated to similar statistics View Details.