Month: March 2015

Posted on: March 31, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Eric Fischer’s visual representation of pictures taken in San Francisco by tourists and locals

datarep: A visual representation of where pictures are taken in San Francisco as tourists and locals. Source: Eric Fischer (flickr) Looks nice, doesn’t it? Data artist Eric Fischer also build a worldwide map of local allegiances with MapBox and Twitter. Some of his visualisations are exhibited at the MoMa, utilising the Flickr …

Posted on: March 23, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

THIS Visits: The Impossible Project – Recreating Instant Film

Some insights in how “The Impossible Project” came to be… Conceived at the closing party of the last Polaroid factory, The Impossible Project completely re-invented the process of creating instant film specifically for Polaroid cameras. A daunting task for sure, but one that they’ve been at since 2008. More about my …

Posted on: March 19, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Airbnb vs. Berlin? Was sagen die Daten?

Airbnb vs. Berlin? Was sagen die Daten? A great example of convincing visual storytelling and data journalism This is an impressive data driven story about airbnb accommodations in Berlin and its correlations with the local real estate market, rents and affordable housing. Die Mieten in Berlin steigen. Das hat viele …

Posted on: March 15, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

The New Macbook

The New Macbook. Oh Jony … No matter the specs, no matter all my thunderbolt accessories, no matter fancy adapters, I want it… I really do. You got me at “collective obsession”

Posted on: March 11, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 2

Music Man Luke remake by OLP

As you know, a Music Man Luke III is what I wanted. Well, since there is absolutely no reason what so ever to justify an investment like that (since I clearly lack any kind of skill) – this is what I’ve got: A used Music Man Luke remake by OLP, …

Posted on: March 7, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Music Man Luke III

ricfreak: New kid on the block…………….Steve Lukather Music Man Luke III Music Man Luke III, totally the stuff I’d want if I had any skill … Also I would love the AMPLIFi TT by line6, a totally kick ass tabletop multi effect with a remote app for iOS or Android. for …

Posted on: March 6, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Apple Watch by Pipes News – Apple Watch Demo

Apple Watch by Pipes News “Pipes on Apple Watch allows you to check in on your favourite Pipes with ‘Pipeline’ or see what’s happening around you with ‘What’s Hot’. See what’s trending from across the Globe with Pipes’ latest feature ‘What’s Hot’.  Get worldwide as well as localized trends & stay …

Posted on: March 4, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Mix Your Watch! – try out all available options

Just a few days before the upcoming Apple Event on March 9 2015, there is a way to try out all available options of the Apple smartwatch. Try it out and let me know which one you want… Mix Your Watch! See and find out any match switching any case …