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08.03.2012

Web review - 03/08/2012

Culture, technology and creativity

 

Technology Advances, Then Art Inquires

Read on The New York Times

If “Ghosts in the Machine,” an ambitious, multitasking, somewhat austere exhibition at the New Museum were itself a machine, it would have lots of moving parts, but not all of them would be performing with equal efficiency. READ

 

Codex, or how a tablet can control a printed book

Read on ActuaLitté

It is hot and turning the pages of your book becomes too difficult ? Aurélien Allétru probably did not think of you while making his Digital Creation project but his experimentation could be very useful for you. READ

 

Sir Ken Robinson : Do schools kill creativity ?

Seen on TEDtalksDirector's YouTube channel

Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity. WATCH

 

 

A reality series finds Silicon Valley cringing

Read on The New York Times

Silicon Valley is finally getting the treatment once reserved for rowdy housewives and excitable chefs: its own Bravo reality series. But the tech world is not quite ready for its close-up. READ