Ah, flash backs to my undergraduate years when I think of Paik.
Best known, to me at least, for his work with video art, and for being a collaborator with John Cage and the Fluxus movement, I learned today that he’s also apparently responsible for the term ‘information superhighway’.
I wonder if he’s proud of that?
Vale Nam June Paik.
aah, i’m a total conference geek. Yes, I know that most of the time they’re completely disappointing and you wish you’d never wasted the time and money, but every now and then – conference lust strikes.
so, who’s going to these conferences and will pack me in their suitcase? Continue reading
It seems to me that in many cases, the line between development of a content strategy and and information architecture is mighty blurry. I’m wondering if there is some kind of accepted process that everyone is following that I need to know about? Are there rules about who does what and where the crossover starts and ends? Continue reading
Here’s some of the pages I’ve tagged on Del.icio.us today. This is one of those automatic posting things (which, obviously, I’ve annotated!) … not sure if I like it or not. What do you think?
- Feed Icons – Help establish the new standard I applaud the idea of establishing standards… but is this establishing or imposing? I’m not sure what I think about this yet.(tags: standardsrssiconsdesign)
- This is what a Honda sounds like See, this is so much better than the Big Ad, IMHO . An amazing choir imitates various car related sounds. Pretty bloody amazing (although, i have to say, i had to double check whether it was Honda or Mazda when I was writing this description(tags: advertisinghondasoundviral)
- Poke Oooh, these guys look to be doing some interesting work (see also below)(tags: agencyuklondoninspiration)
- MotherLondon (by Poke) I’m into mapping at the moment, due to a project I’m working on. So, this has taken my fancy (although, I can’t help asking… why?) i’m not certain but this sure looks like an emormous amazing interactive map of their offices and people and stuff(tags: pokemapsquicktime)
- WordPress Plugins Database I plan to play with plugins in the weeks to come. Look out.(tags: wordpressBlogsplugins)
- Outré Gallery – Home I was here on Saturday almost ready to hand over some cash. I always baulk at the last minute when it comes to buying art. I think I’d like to be more confident/blase about it. Ultimately, I’d love to have a house covered with all kinds of art.(tags: “pop art” “low brow” gallerysydneyart)
- Information Architecture (What Is) Nothing ground breaking here, but I like to collect definitions/explanations of IA. I think its in the hope that one day I’ll be able to explain it to my parents.contains interesting examples and definitons of IA(tags: informationarchitecture)
- Folksonomies: Tidying up Tags? Discussed below. (tags: tagsfolksonomy)
- Shirky: Ontology is Overrated — Categories, Links, and Tags Also discussed below.(tags: tagfolksonomyontology)