On Screen And On The Block: At the moment, the market for art that’s created and displayed on a screen — as distinct from paintings, prints and photos that are generated digitally and then printed — is small.
Master Of The Game (Diploma Says So): “Making a game combines everything that’s hard about building a bridge with everything that’s hard about composing an opera,” he said. “Games are basically operas made out of bridges.”
Business School, Disrupted: In moving into online education, Harvard Business School discovered that it isn’t so easy to practice what it teaches.
DARPA Created A Virtual Therapist: If you have a conversation with Ellie, her creators say, she will be able to suss out symptoms of anxiety, depression, and — of particular interest to DARPA — PTSD.
AirBNB’s Local Companion: A concierge service but instead connects you to normal people at your destination.
PhotoJoJo’s Engineer Prints: Your photos, at a human-sized.
PirateBox: An anonymous offline file-sharing and communications system built on the cheap.
Puddle: Lets friends pool money together, to save with and invest in each other.
Cocooned Corridors: Brazilian artist Henrique Oliveira’s interactive sculpture twists like an organic growth that has taken over the Museum de Arte in Sao Paulo’s sleek and white corridors.
AUP: A public database of censored, forgotten, postponed, impossible or rejected art projects, by nearly 2000 artists.
Leslie David’s Captures: A Paris-based illustrator and art director with a personal blog full of screenshots of her work in progress.
Levi Brooks is the CEO/Co-founder of Use All Five.
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