I developed a software for Windows that allows you to automatical or manual sync any pdf files to your Kindle when it is connected via USB. Just copy pdfs into a designated folder (you can add the parameter via commandline).
I recently tested the Pixelpost plugin from Jay Williams, to upload images directly from Lightroom to Pixelpost blogs. Since the plugin is not yet supporting Lightroom 3.3 I made it compatible. Taking just 10 minutes since two methods became deprecated, that must be exchanged. If you like to get it running just download this lua script file to your lightrooms \Lightroom\Modules\pixelpost.lrdevplugin folder – for Windows user (beneath AppData folder) and restart Lightroom.
Thanks for the title image to: dareppi under creative commons
Definetly one of the all time classics. I really fall in love with this magic composition from 2004. And there is much more at SenseiStudios.
Inspired by artists like Nicholas Jones I recently caught up with book sculptures. Transforming old, never read again books to every day recognised eye catchers thereby is far more than a recreation act. Flipping through a book, that wont be read anymore, next to recognising book structues, is a somehow special moment. But then the restructuring starts. By transforming page by page the book slitely becomes an sculpture. The meaning of letters is immolated for the composition of pages.
However the work requires some notable steps:
Buy a old used book that …
I usually spend a several hours per days on my computers. Since I’m kanooing I have no back problems, but still sitting hour by hour in a traditional office chair feels uncomfortable after a while. Recently Google just bypassed me an adverticement for a barstool called Stitz, which I decided to investigate a little deeper. The Stitz is produced by a german company called Wilkhahn and is an unusual height adjustable barstool and was develobed by Hans Roericht.
With Stitz Hans increases the movement freedom of its user by several axis.
Steve Jurvetson -(Draper Fisher Jurvetson)
Looking for: Passionate enterpreneurs with unique ideas and the plan and desire to change the world
“Why does a startup and vc firms exist?”
Economy development has no meaningful influence to the development of Technology (as Moores Law)
Exponential vs. linear presentation
Artificial evolution – Daniel Hillis
“The next 20 years of technology change will be equivalent to the last 100 years.” Ray Kurzweil ->Shorter Forecats Horizons, Perpetual future shock
“The Future is primarly driven by unpredictable events” Nassim Nicolas Taleb
“If everyone thinks your idea is good – its propably not a …
A few people within the coporate and finance world gain constantly more and more power – by optimisation.
The top 50 financial institutions own a third of worlds assets nowadays. Listen why.
Rothkopfs interesting Book: Superclass
Randy Komisar -( Kleiner Perkins )
“Social Web was the first time I felt old” 57.30
Startups Plan A most times fail – better take a plan B!
Measure, experiment, reinvent yourself.
Define the problem. Collect analogs and antilogs. Correctly define leaps of fate – they help you focus.
Escelation of commitment – remeasure the dashboard regularly
Flexible rethink/extend ideas to the big idea based on remeasurements
Core Element: Failures are not personalized in th valley. Excepting failures -> enabling innovation.
Get ask your customers + collect contextual information come to your decision.
Get Investment: Proove that it works. …