James N. Kienitz Wilkins's experimental documentary Common Carrier finds artists balancing creative pursuits and the demands of life in New York City. The post Exposing the Struggles of Artists on Strike Against Life appeared first on Hyperallergic.
A woman brought her two Pomeranians to a barbecue I recently attended. I had never met her before, but overhearing her give the dogs commands in Norwegian, Italian, and English sparked a conversation between us and another guest. Hamburger...Show More Summary
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DdFqheeMFiU Timothy from Creative Commons writes, "A few weeks ago Diego Gómez, the former Colombian student who's been prosecuted for sharing a research paper online, was acquitted of criminal charges. (more…)
Creative Commons/Susanne Nilsson This news story highlights a Detroit initiative that aims to curtail homelessness with a rent-to-own tiny house program. Related on EcoSalon So You Want to Live in a Tiny House and Be a Farmer? OurShow More Summary
Creative Commons/Anathea Utley Have a garden but no compost pile? Watch this video to get a crash course in composting 101. Related on EcoSalon Lustables: Aspenware Compostable Cutlery Brave the Compost Pile With BioPod Plus Compostable Clothing: Is It Possible? The post How to Make a Compost Pile for Your Garden [Video] appeared first on EcoSalon.
You'll commonly hear new moms share that with their new family responsibilities, leaving the house for long periods of time is hard. Their primary focus, of course, is taking care of their newborn. And even though raising a healthy child is the priority, there are plenty of creative ways to get your body moving around the house. Show More Summary
The EFF, Creative Commons, Wikimedia, Mozilla and sixty other groups are protesting proposals by the EU to force service providers to police copyrighted content. Article 13 would require sites to introduce piracy filters and contentShow More Summary
Like the content they create, today’s digital creative takes many forms. Whether designing a website or a game, whether editing photos or lines of code, there are some things we all have in common. This bundle of Mac apps offers tools...Show More Summary
There is an abundance of free high-quality, Creative Commons photos online. Searching for these free photos for your projects can be time-consuming, however, especially when multiple sources are involved and must be searched. FreePhotos.cc...Show More Summary
The common ladybug is easily recognized by its signature red and black spotted shell. But when researchers at the University of Tokyo used a creative trick to make its carapace transparent, it revealed insect wing secrets that could impact development of robotics, satellite antennas, and microscopic medical… Read more...
It’s pretty common to see plenty of iPhone concepts flood YouTube at this time of year, as designers try to imagine Apple’s next smartphone. But the iPhone 8 isn’t the only hot handset launching later this year, and some creative minds have already conceived renders for the Galaxy Note 8 and the OnePlus 5 that are kind of interesting. Show More Summary
Common has the faith -- whatever Kanye's doing to find the creative spark to make a new album is the right move... and it will be epic. We got the rapper Tuesday leaving Equinox in L.A.... he's all for Kanye's musical mountaintop retreat in…
YAACOV AGOR/Creative Commons An Israeli gun boat passes through the Straits of Tiran near Sharm El Sheikh during the Six-Day War with Egypt. T he word “brinkmanship” is popular on news pages in these days of Donald Trump. Sometimes it's half-figurative, as when Trump threatens a shutdown of the U.S. Show More Summary
New results from China speak to some commonly held stereotypes about only children. By Christian Jarrett
Museums are responding to the fear in the Muslim community through creative exhibits.
The Creative Commons Global Summit was held in Toronto over the weekend, bringing hundreds of people together from around the world to discuss issues ranging from copyright reform to enhancing collaboration and sharing. As part of the...Show More Summary
It is so common for self-employed people to have ADHD, the disorder could be renamed “the entrepreneur’s trait.” The list of red flags was long for serial entrepreneur Ryan McRae—doesn’t pay attention in class, bored easily, works on too many projects at once. Show More Summary
Since I'm here at the Creative Commons 2017 Global Summit this weekend, I want to take a break from our usual Techdirt history posts and highlight the new State Of The Commons report that has been released. These annual reports are a...Show More Summary
Creative Commons launched its 2017 Global Summit today with a rather moving surprise: a seven-foot-tall 3D printed replica of the Tetrapylon from Palmyra, Syria. For those who don't know the tragic situation, Palmyra is one of the most...Show More Summary