Posts filed under “Weekend”

Sonar by Renaud Hallée: What Music Should Look Like

Fascinating musical info-driven animation called Sonar from Renaud Hallée.

I found it both mesmerizing and relaxing . . .

You can see a tool similar to how this was made — insane stuff — here


Hat tip Fast Company

Category: Weekend

Health Care Expenses vs. Life Expectancy

via Columbia / Sam Cook

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Charles Johnson: Why I Parted Ways with the Right

Dangerous Minds: It was the blog post heard ‘round the world. When Charles Johnson wrote Why I Parted Ways With The Right in the space of a few minutes and posted it on his popular Little Green Footballs blog, he had no idea the firestorm it would set off. Nasty denunciations, death threats and a…Read More

Category: Politics, Weekend

Benjamin Zander on Music and Passion

Benjamin Zander has two infectious passions: classical music, and helping us all realize our untapped love for it — and by extension, our untapped love for all new possibilities, new experiences, new connections.

Category: Music, Weekend

Christopher Walken Answers Census Questions

Hilarious: via flowing data

Category: Humor, Television, Weekend

Warren Buffett as Axel Rose (GEICO commercial)

Nice Tatts, Warren! This video features real GEICO associates and a cameo appearance by Warren Buffett. hat tip Time

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Five Ways to Become Happier Today

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Chat Roulette + Improv Piano = Hilarious

The ingenuity of people on the intertubes never ceases to amaze me . . . Hat tip boingboing

Category: Humor, Music, Weekend

Color Visualization: One Year in Boston

Fernanda Viégas and Martin Wattenberg are research scientists in IBM’s Visual Communication Lab. Their blog is called Visual Hint. I liked the way they depict a year of color in Boston, FlickrFlow: via kottke

Category: Weekend

Aston Martin One-77 in Action

Video footage showing Aston Martins definitive sports car the One-77, undergoing extensive testing in advance of the first customer deliveries beginning later this year.

Category: Weekend