Posts tagged with video
9 April 2011 - An eloquently devastating takedown of mystical thinking
Tim Minchin’s wee animated short here, Storm, is quite something. I’m not usually one to go for beat poetry, but this ten-minute tirade had me picking up my jaw from the floor. Watch only if you’re either a sceptical person or not too easily offended.
10 January 2011 - waaaaaaaaa, online sales are sending us broke!
I <3 you NMA. Once again, the Taiwanese animators hit the nail on the head:
1 June 2010 - performance bonuses – they, uh, don’t actually work?
I’m not terribly sure where I found this video, I think someone posted it on Twitter a while ago. Interesting food for thought though – is it a bit of a challenging notion that once people are paid enough to be comfortable and not be stressed about money, they don’t actually produce better work when […]
23 May 2010 - You’ve been disturbed by BigDog – Now time for LittleDog!
I’m amazed at how… alive the movement of this little robot appears. Between that and the donkey-sized BigDog, it seems autonomous legged robots will get a bunch more creepy looking in the near future.
16 May 2010 - Eye-ya, Fya’-la, Yer(t)-kull
I spent all this time finding out the right way to pronounce Eyjafjallajökull, so I’m secretly glad that it’s continuing to stay topical and erupt. Here, I spotted this very pretty time-lapse video on Gizmodo of billowing ash clouds rolling skyward and toward the jet engines of Europe. Enjoy. Iceland, Eyjafjallajökull – May 1st and […]