Month: July 2015

Posted on: July 27, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Google trends confirmes stereotypes

vox: Portland likes coffee, and other accurate food stereotypes now confirmed by Google. Congratulations, Washington, DC, you’re the most interested in “restaurants:” Coffee, unsurprisingly, reigns supreme in Portland, OR: Wine wins the day in San Francisco: See what else the folks at Google Trends found using search data to determine …

Posted on: July 21, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Inside the Secret World of Russia’s Cold War Mapmakers

Inside the Secret World of Russia’s Cold War Mapmakers “The maps were part of one of the most ambitious cartographic enterprises ever undertaken. During the Cold War, the Soviet military mapped the entire world, parts of it down to the level of individual buildings. The Soviet maps of US and …

Posted on: July 20, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Douglas Adams about 42

“I sat at my desk, stared into the garden and thought ‘42 will do’. I typed it out. End of story.” – Douglas Adams

Posted on: July 14, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

Moses & Taps – The Wall

Moses & Taps – The Wall A video of the graffiti artists Moses & Taps, building a brickwall inside a metro train car as a masterpiece of concept vandalism in April 2015 in Hamburg, Germany. (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

Posted on: July 11, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

The best way to visualize your screenplay. – Storyboard Fountain

The best way to visualize your screenplay. – Storyboard Fountain Storyboard Fountain is an open source tool for your Mac to visualise screenplays. You can write a script and quickly visualise your scenes to test if they work. Charles Forman, who created the tool, was inspired through his perspective as a software …

Posted on: July 8, 2015 Posted by: mprecke Comments: 0

My new phone: Motorola Razr V3i

My new phone: Motorola Razr V3i. The battery is good for many days but I don’t get how I could have used it’s UI for years without going crazy. And I clearly remember it being one if the better ones. Well anyway, … it will do just fine whenever I …