Tue June 18, 2013 This week ESPNW debutted digital short "Coach," executive produced by Whoopi Goldberg. Ahead of ESPN's new documentary series "Nine for IX," the sports network gave online users a front seat today to the story of Rutgers Women's Basketball coach C. Show More Summary
With the recent prevalence of Kindle, Nook, and other digital reading devices, short fiction has started to return as an acceptable, and salable form, in fact bringing back the form with a power and a popular respectability it has not had for some time.
Summary: Aarti Shah and Arun Sudhaman on The Holmes Report are providing what amounts to a short course on PR's role, or anxiety, if you will, in the digital content marketing picture. In a three-part series, they see the digital moment...Show More Summary
The British are fcked. Based on the upcoming Assassin's Creed III, this short film by special effects video team Corridor Digital finds a band of British soldiers dealing with a young lad who had made an attempt on the commanding officer's life. Show More Summary
Facebook's progress in mobile digital ads is nothing short of mindboggling.
We've just posted the first in what we hope will be an ongoing series of short videos aimed at the novice photographer. In this first segment our hosts Jordan and Mark compare the results from a smartphone and an entry-level digitalShow More Summary
How Geeks Opened up the UK Government (Guardian) — excellent video introduction to how the UK is transforming its civil service to digital delivery. Most powerful moment for me was scrolling through various depts’ web sites and seeing consistent visual …
Shares of Tesla Motors have cooled off in recent days, but the push that sent the stock price barreling into the triple digits late last month was more than enough to scare away a lot of skeptics. There were 18.6 million shares of the fast-growing, electric-car maker sold short by the end of May. Show More Summary
The Lonely Island joined Saturday Night Live in September of 2005 (Andy Samberg as a cast member, Jorma Taccone and Akiva Schaffer as writers) and three months in, they secretly filmed "Lettuce," their first digital short, without Lorne Michaels's knowledge. They eventually showed it to him and he agreed to ... More »
This latest Popchips digital short, titled "Katy and the Popcats," follows Katy and her wig-wearing cat friends Lulu, Widget and Boodles as they go up against Fat Cat and his "fat snacks." It might be a little bit confusing that Fat Cat is a puppet and not a real cat, but "Laser Cats" got away with it all the time on SNL, so it's fine. Show More Summary
Tatsuo Horiuchi, a 73-year-old Japanese artist, creates amazingly vibrant landscapes using a digital tool most people try to avoid at all costs: Microsoft Excel. Shortly before his retirement roughly 13 years ago, Horiuchi bought himself...Show More Summary
PBS Digital Studios has launched a biweekly series called Under H2O, and the first episode is called "The Intertidal." It's only five minutes long, and well worth watching. ‘The Intertidal’ features rare underwater footage of a part of the marine world that often goes unexplored by scientists and cameramen alike: the intertidal.
A must-watch short film featuring Link and his shadow from the guys over at Corridor Digital. Three hunters in a forest discover that they have trapped a demon – Dark Link! An epic battle ensues as they try to prevent the murderous demon from reaching their village. The elder clansman gathers his mana and casts [...]
The UK product page should be up very soon, to join the US page for the thing. Still waiting for the links to other ereader systems to process. I think we’ve settled on “digital short story” to describe the monster. Live date is June 18 for the US, and June 20 for the UK. I [...]
Remember flip-books? You know, that old school stack of papers that you flip through with your thumb to reveal an animation? The GIF-TY from designer Jiho Jang is a digital
“Internet Archive” is a short documentary about the Internet Archive, the vast digital library with a mission to provide “universal access to all knowledge.” The documentary includes an interview with founder Brewster Kahle, and an inside look at the organization’s San Francisco headquarters as well as a book storage warehouse and a book scanning center. [...]
Shortly after his world history students began a pilot program testing a digital textbook for the iPad, Ken Halla noticed something different: His students were actually reading their textbooks. “How crazy is that?” said Halla, a ninth-grade teacher at Hayfield Secondary School in Alexandria, Virginia. Show More Summary
Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Michael Bolton discusses the famous SNL Digital Short he stars in....
by SB Sarah Candice Hern has released some of her classic Regency backlist in digital format. There's a free short story, and the complete list of Kindle titles can be seen here. Miss Lacey's Last Fling was originally published in 2001 and is a much-loved classic Regency. Show More Summary
ByIs It Worth It: With a single digit p/e (cash adjusted) and a small dividend yield, Westjet offers tremendous value in a seemingly over-valued market. We believe that due to its Canadian listing and Mid Capitalization size, Westjet is an overlooked undervalued growth stock. Show More Summary