MCBD produced a wonderful TV commercial for British bakers Hovis Bread celebrating their 122 history in 122 seconds. Here’s the making of video and more on the ad from Brand Republic and The Independent. via Coudal Partners
Dr. Erasmus P. Kitty presents The Great West End and Railroad Square Handcar Regatta and Exposition of Mechanical and Artistic Wonders, a celebration of art, science and ingenuity, this Sunday, September 28th at Railroad Square in Santa Rosa. The event features Mechanical & Artistic Wonders, Live Musical Performances, Sideshows & Curiosities, Steam Trunk Craft Show…
Here are few photos from tonight’s HappyCat Happy Hour at the San Francisco co-working space PariSoMa hosted by I Can Has Cheezburger? co-founders Eric Nakagawa and Kari Unebasami in celebration of the release of their new book “I Can Has Cheezburger?: A LOLcat Colleckshun”. It comes out on October 7th, but is now available for…
Following my tour of Etsy last week, Bre Pettis took me over to NYC Resistor, a really cool electronics and hardware hacker space in downtown Brooklyn. They host a bunch of great events and classes and are home to several really interesting projects. Here’s my full set of photos from the NYC Resistor space.
Strongbad of Homestar Runner answers his 200th email, with intro music by They Might Be Giants.
To mark the 10th anniversary of CCTV (closed-circuit television) cameras in the UK, which are now ubiquitous, music producer James Sanger staged a prank where he sent an 8 foot alien out to walk around Christchurch Road in Bournemouth, resulting in the prompt arrival of 3 police cars. via Urban Prankster
“Dot Matrix Revolution” is wonderful pixel art animated history of computers from 1951 through today created by SUPERBROTHERS with music by Jim Guthrie. via Drawn!
Last week at the Web 2.0 Expo NYC, venture capitalist Fred Wilson of Union Square Ventures gave a great keynote presentation on the history of the web community in NYC: “The New York Internet Industry, 1995 to 2008, From Nascent to Ascendant” Fred worked with Jeremy Bogdan setup a wiki to help brainstorm his talk….