Some fascinating ideas on how to improve text(s) for interaction
of human with computers / services
"Text is the most socially useful communication technology. It works well in 1:1, 1:N, and M:N modes. It can be indexed and searched efficiently, even by hand. It can be translated. It can be produced and consumed at variable speeds. It is asynchronous. It can be compared, diffed, clustered, corrected, summarized and filtered algorithmically. It permits branching conversations, lurking, annotation, quoting, reviewing, summarizing, structured responses, exegesis, even fan fic. The breadth, scale and depth of ways people use text is unmatched by anything."
#ui #ux #productdesign
_These are 3-D printed sculptures designed to animate when spun under a strobe light. The placement of the appendages is determined by the same method nature uses in pinecones and sunflowers. The rotation speed is synchronized to the strobe so that one flash occurs every time the sculpture turns 137.5º—the golden angle. If you count the number of spirals on any of these sculptures you will find that they are always Fibonacci numbers.
For this video, rather than using a strobe, the camera was set to a very short shutter speed (1/4000 sec) in order to freeze the spinning sculpture. John Edmark is an inventor/designer/artist. He teaches design at Stanford University._
#3dprinting #math #geeky
Going for a "shake it off routine" in his car, this is going to make you smile. Then watch it for a second time for the parts where he is "serious" and stops doing the fun things. Got me wondering - how often do we hide what we enjoy because what others might think of us?
A bit concerned about the hands free driving but fun nonetheless. ;)
#taylorswift #shakeitof #dashcam #dashcamvideo
"Facebook, Twitter & Co - Erfolgreiches Social Media Marketing"
I consult on implementing and running social media professionally. Strategy is fine, but at some point you need to get on the ground running and answer questions like "And how do I do this now?" "where do I start?" "what do I need?". Think systems, workflows, procedures. With me you get somebody who is able to take your chaos and turn it into something workable.
Having worked in the enterprise for 15 years in global IT and controlling plus equal amount of time working with SMB and startups on why they belong on the internet and now social media, I am well versed in old school as much as 'the new stuff' but also the thinking and problems of big corporations as much as single entrepreneurs.
While I work from Germany, I do travel and like to boost my frequent flyer account. :)
I am based in Berlin, Germany.
- cruel to be kindfounder, 1998 - 2014Turning Social Media bullshit into reality, meaning I am working with clients on how to use these tools properly (setup, workflows, procedures, etc) and do analysis and assesment.
- blogfosterHead of Community Management and Blogger Relations, 2014 - 2015
- smarterarbeiten.deGründerin, 2016 - presentMagazin für smarte Menschen.
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