2004 « Rise Industries | Interdisciplinary projects since 1999

posted by on 2004.12.30, under Uncategorized

A bug-eating robot. It actually eats flies and digests them to get its power. Created by the good folks at University of the West of England. I am going to order a crate of cockroach eating ‘bots as soon as they are available, and let em loose under the sink.

posted by on 2004.12.27, under Uncategorized

We are enjoying a wonderful holiday break out in the Boston area. Eight inches of snow last night enabled me to go sledding today with a friends 3 year old and ma brotha. We had the little plastic toboggans, hitting speeds upwards of at least 4 mph!

posted by on 2004.12.17, under Uncategorized

Gorgeous panoramas from france, including Ronchamp. I saw them at TMN.

posted by on 2004.12.09, under Uncategorized

Well, I guess its all about Coudal this morning, because this link to Short Films About Flying I saw posted there sound like a brilliant idea. I have no sound at work, so I will have to check it out later.

posted by on 2004.12.09, under Uncategorized

Coudal Partners has a great solution to the loud, annoying person talking on their cell phone at the table next to you. Print em out and use em.

posted by on 2004.12.09, under Uncategorized

Happy Hanukkah Yo!

Hannukkah Hey Ya!

posted by on 2004.12.08, under culture, humor

Happy Hanukkah Yo!

posted by on 2004.11.29, under Uncategorized

Michele and I just came back from a fantastic weeklong trip to New York City.. so I will start posting a bunch of New York related stuff for a bit now. Here is one – photos of how the city has changed over time. A series of new photos by Douglas Levere revisting sites show in photos by Bernice Abbott.

posted by on 2004.11.18, under Uncategorized

This makes me feel a little better.

posted by on 2004.11.17, under Uncategorized

Break it down John, break it down.

Video for DJ Danger Mouse’s mashup of the Beatle’s White Album and Jay-Z’s Black Album mashes video footage accordingly.

Check Ringo out.

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