Posts filed under “Weekend”

FallingWater (CGI Animation)

A 3d animation from Etérea featuring the Frank Lloyd Wright masterpiece, Fallingwater.

Fallingwater —as this building is commonly named in english— is a house designed by American architect Frank Lloyd Wright in 1935. Construction began in 1936, and ended with the completion of the guest house in 1939.

Fallingwater from Cristóbal Vila on Vimeo.

From Etérea Studios


Click around the Etérea site — there are tons of great FLW related stuff

Source: Etérea Studios

Category: Weekend

John McCain on Shorting, Default Swaps, TBTF

Wait for it . . . John McCain isn’t selling his soul for political gain — he’s driving down its price so he can make a fortune in default swaps on the backend. The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c

Category: Weekend

Roland Micro Cube Review

Hat tip boingboing

Category: Music, Weekend

Porsche 918 Spyder Hybrid (Concept)

From Porsche, the 700 Horsepower, 918 Spyder, that hits 62 mph in 3.2 seconds — and gets 78 MPG! Presenting a high-performance mid-engined concept sports car with ultra-efficient, low-emission drive technology, Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, is further increasing the Company’s competence in hybrid technology. The 918 Spyder prototype combines high-tech racing features…Read More

Category: Weekend

Helpful Guide to Fruit

Why is this xkcd cartoon so amusing? hat tip ReflectionsOf.Me

Category: Weekend

Dr. Who Preview

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General Motors Unveils its Chevy Volt

MarketWatch’s Steve Gelsi takes the Chevy Volt for a test drive. The Volt runs on an electric charge for up to 40 miles, then a gasoline engine kicks in to charge the battery after that.

Category: Travel, Weekend

Matzah Man

Click for Video Hat tip Wen-do-rama ~!

Category: Humor, Weekend

Digits: Walt Mossberg iPad Discussion

Category: Television, Weekend

Spell with Flickr

This is amusing: Spell with Flickr Try having some fun with it beyond the usual ransom notes . . .

Category: Humor, Weekend