Bring the Noise

At one time the words portable and audio probably sounded akward in a sentence together. Today, that's much different– nearly everyone I know has some kind of portable audio device, or at-least is lusting after one. CBC Arts Online has a great photo essay about the evolution of portable audio written by Matthew McKinnon called Bring the Noise. He takes us through the history starting …

Hacking the Pepsi iTunes Giveaway

iTunes songs, and yep–the hack introduced by Macmerc.com during last year’s contest still works like a charm. I don’t drink Pepsi, but if you do please help yourself to a winning bottle and a free song ahead of the competition on me. Pepsi says 1 in 3 is a winner, which is great odds but wouldn’t you prefer to win every time? I would. Macmerc.com …

The 1 Second Film

The 1 Second Film is a nonprofit animated collaborative work. The central concept of this work is the idea of the perfect moment, since such moments of perfection are often few and fleeting. There are 12 giant frames. Each are painted with its own director and at an all night long event. The 12 frames are filmed twice to create a 24 framed 1 second …