Your normal day, a project for anyone who wakes up in the mornings.

March 8th, 2006 | Filed under: Internet, Photography, Social | No Comments »

Is your normal day is as normal as mine? Scan the globe for a glimpse of what other people go through in a day and upload your own normal day. Your Normal Day is by Björn Fagerholm.

Document Icons : The morphology of a document

March 4th, 2006 | Filed under: Design, Internet, Mapping, Programming | 1 Comment »

Document Icons by Amber Frid-Jimenez generates iconic shapes based on a document and its histogram of words to create a intuitive visual search engine for documents. The relationships between 100 documents can be viewed in an instant.

via information aesthetics

Tunecore + your music = lots of bling

February 15th, 2006 | Filed under: Internet, Products, Social | 4 Comments »

Tunecore is a completely new model of music distribution that will take your original music and put them up for sale on iTunes and Rhapsody (physical distribution coming soon). Simple. Cheap. No rights mongering or contracts. Get that bling you wanted.

CPUShare: Supercomputers for the rest of us

February 12th, 2006 | Filed under: Computing, Internet, Social | No Comments »

CPUShare aims to translate your free CPU time to supercomputing credits on the same network at a later time or real hard cash (soon).

Live Local Bird's Eye View

January 15th, 2006 | Filed under: Internet, Mapping, Photography, Technology | 1 Comment »

When Windows Live Local says bird’s eye, they really mean bird’s eye. Check out the incredible high-resolution bird’s eye views on Live Local for yourself.

Measuring the Angle of News

January 14th, 2006 | Filed under: AI, Internet, Mapping, News, Programming | 1 Comment »

Neal Goldman’s Inform Technologies LLC converts news into math as each article is calculated in a multi-dimensional universe of topics to match the relevance to a news reader’s interests. Adding to its unique offering allowing users to dig deeper into stories, the news aggregator now offers audio, video, and RSS.

via businessweek

Greyworld : The Source

January 13th, 2006 | Filed under: Architecture, Internet, Mapping, Programming | No Comments »

Greyworld‘s installation, titled The Source, at the London Stock Exchange is a physical 9x9x9 real-time visualization matrix of market forces. [video]

via Interactive Architecture

MSN History Visualization v2.0

December 12th, 2005 | Filed under: Design, Internet, Programming, Social | No Comments »

MSN History Visualization v2.0
parses IM data into a 3-dimensional interactive word-usage analysis.

via information aesthetics


December 12th, 2005 | Filed under: Internet, Programming, Social | No Comments »

HondaSweetMission is one of Yugo Nakamura‘s latest web designs for Tokyo FM. The interactive site collects voice diaries (in Japanese) from around the globe in an interface that combines social podcasting, blogging, and commenting /trackbacks in a uniquely integrated package.

Mapping by Time and Budget : Personal World Map

December 3rd, 2005 | Filed under: Internet, Mapping | 3 Comments »

Person World Map by Roxana Torre’s distorts our globe based on travel time and budget parameters set by the user. Find out where you can afford to go.

via Furtherfield