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The Innovation of Loneliness
Documentary

The Innovation of Loneliness

Masterfully told and beautifully illustrated, Shimi Cohen, sheds light on the connection between Social Networks and being lonely. Enjoy! The Innovation of Loneliness from Shimi Cohen on Vimeo. < p style=”text-align:center;”>Inspired and Based on the wonderful book by Sherry Turkle – Alone Together. Also Based on Dr. Yair Amichai-Hamburgers hebrew article -The Invention of Being … Continue reading

Martin Oberhäuse and Marcus Wermuth Pull Out All The Stops with Nextr
Design / Technology

Martin Oberhäuse and Marcus Wermuth Pull Out All The Stops with Nextr

If you’re taking the Deutsche Bahn, or any form of public transportation in Germany for that matter, think Nextr. Martin Oberhäuse – best known for making information beautiful – and Marcus Wermuth’s  latest brainchild is public transportation rethought; Nextr is an iPhone app that guides you through all public transportation systems in Germany. nextr app from … Continue reading

This is JO3
Film

This is JO3

I’ve lived in [arguably] the Middle East’s metropolis for a little over three years. Currently, 2.106 million people inhabit this 4,114 square kilometer urban jungle.  Living in a city that is self-defined as an environment of stark contrasts and great extremes, there are days when it’s hard not to feel so overwhelmed. I’ve been an nomad … Continue reading

Calvin: I Demand Euphoria
Illustration

Calvin: I Demand Euphoria

*** Calvin and Hobbes is a daily comic strip that was written and illustrated by American cartoonist Bill Watterson, and syndicated from November 18, 1985, to December 31, 1995. It follows the humorous antics of Calvin, a precocious, mischievous, and adventurous six-year-old boy, and Hobbes, his sardonic stuffed tiger. Get more of Calvin and Hobbes here and here. Continue reading

If love leaves, ask her to leave the door open behind her
Poetry / Words

If love leaves, ask her to leave the door open behind her

To complete this series of poetry inspired posts is a poem by Sarah Kay. Sarah’s poems are quite refreshing. Here is Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye‘s ‘When Love Arrives’. Do enjoy. When Love Arrives I knew exactly what love looked like- in seventh grade. Even though I hadn’t met love yet, if love had wandered into my homeroom I would’ve … Continue reading