Archives For July 2013

Announced today, this initiative has an aggressive goal of $32,000,000. There are 5 interesting investment price points; $20, $600, $830, $10,000, & $80,000, with the initial production run set at around 40,000 units.

For more information visit the donation page on

via Eric Dolan


“Allowing computers to understand and translate sign language has long been a goal of developers aiming to empower deaf or hard of hearing people. Microsoft’s Kinect depth-sensing camera has allowed major strides in this area — as demonstrated by this Microsoft Research project.”

via NBC News Technology

Interesting documentary that deals with the challenges these creative professionals face in their daily work. Although I enjoined this clip, conversations such as these always remind of the difference between Art and Design. Design is when you are given a problem to solve and Art is when you create your own problem to solve.

via: David Airey