“How Bitcoin Works” is a short video by New Scientist explaining the processes that drive the popular cryptocurrency, BitCoin, which has seen a massive surge in use, in spite of the fact that it isn’t controlled by a single central authority. Instead, there’s just a network of computers that anyone can join and a set […]
Venezuelan filmmaker and comedian Joanna Hausmann is so over people taking one look at her blue eyes, red hair and white skin and asking her if she’s really Latina. With “Things White Latinos Are Sick of Hearing,” a digital short made...Show More Summary
We should all be so lucky to have such a boot in our lives. Aidy Bryant and Kate McKinnon showed off their country chops by joining singer and Saturday Night Live host Blake Shelton for an extremely catchy SNL Digital Short called, "The Wishin' Boot." No other footwear will feed you, get you out of jail or be your loyal pet. Show More Summary
CNN Films has launched a short documentary film series to debut this spring across CNN's digital platforms, including CNN.com and CNNgo. The first of four short films in the lineup is The 414s: The Original Teenage Hackers, a film about...Show More Summary
CNN Films announced today a new series of short films representing a collaboration between CNN Films and CNN Digital Studios.
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The latest installment of PBS Digital Studios’ Blank On Blank animated series features a previously unheard interview with Elliott Smith, which was recorded shortly after his famed performance at the 1998 Oscars. In the fragmented interview, Smith speaks to British music critic Barney Hoskyns about his decision to start playing music acoustically, growing up listening [...]
A few short weeks ago, it seemed like The Pirate Bay might be gone for good. Then things took a turn in torrent fans’ favor when the site’s homepage came back online along with a digital timer that began counting down to February 1st. Show More Summary
The exhibition green postcard considers the eponymous John Baldessari short film (1971) as a meme painting in today?s era of the meme. Its ramifications are felt in the today?s cult of digital gamesmanship where image is manipulatively used to affect perception. Show More Summary
Digital publisher Electric Literature has a new digital lit magazine called Okey-Panky. The new site promises to be “a weekly magazine of short things,” edited by J. Robert Lennon. “Okey-Panky is a weekly online magazine of short, darkly comic, ironic, and experimental fiction, essay, poetry, and graphic narrative,” explains Lennon in a statement. Show More Summary
Digital diva and influencer Justine Ezarik (aka iJustine) thinks CES is a big "tech tease." She's right, of course -- there's just too much technology to cover in a short amount of time (and inevitably, some of it will never be released). But it's fi...
http://vimeo.com/115082758 "Bioluminescent Forest" is a 4-minute-long short film around the enchanting shimmer of naturally glowing organisms. The bioluminescent phenomenon is surprisingly common in nature, and occurs widely in marine vertebrates,
Today I published a short, one page newsletter. It’s a great read (he says modestly), with some interesting links and free resources. Here’s what it contains: Lots to read! Our guide to Bett Keeping up with Bett Keeping up with the CES...Show More Summary
Netflix today published a short blog post, making its case against the creation of so-called “Internet fast-lanes.” Fast lanes, also known by the more technical term “paid prioritization,” could allow Internet providers sell digital content companies faster access to consumers. Opponents of fast lanes, like Netflix, often argue that if fast lanes were codified into… Read More
Please don't shoot me. I'm just the messenger, here to deliver a short list of "tech resolutions" from your kids. Teaching weekly middle school digital literacy classes, aka "Cyber Civics," gives me a unique view into their digital world; a world where they spend more time than they do in school or with their families. Show More Summary
Disney Research created this surreal short film which serves as a showcase for experimental digital production techniques, playing with HDR tone mapping, high frame rates, and pixel-level time-bending along the way. 24p version here...
Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) video business received an uplift after the giant social network inked an agreement with the NFL for the airing of short video clips all sponsored by Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Despite digital advertising gaining momentum, Fox Business reports that TV networks might still have the upper hand in terms of advertising. TV […]
Niko Pueringer and Sam Gorski of Corridor Digital (previously) have created “Portal Trick Shots“, a special effects-filled short about two scientists who use a Aperture Science Handheld Portal Device (portal gun) to set up all sorts of incredible basketball trick shots. Anything is possible with portals. Betcha can’t beat this! music by Savant – “Prototype“
Niko Pueringer and Sam Gorski of Corridor Digital (previously) have created “Portal Trick Shots“, a special effects-filled short about two scientists who use a Aperture Science Handheld Portal Device (portal gun) to set up all sorts of insane basketball trick shots. Anything is possible with portals. Betcha can’t beat this! music by Savant – “Prototype“
Google likes to keep us SEOs and digital marketing professionals on our toes and they did a really good job in 2014. Here is a short summary of the SEO changes Google rolled out this year.