Fabbing in Brussels!

The official opening of Fablab.iMAL that took place on Friday 14th in the well-known Brussels-based Media Lab iMAL (Center for Digital Cultures and Technology) gave us the chance to look closer at personal fabrication and to observe curious artifacts. On the Brussels Maritime Canal banks, more precisely in Quai des Charbonnage/Koolmijnenkaai, one can find iMAL…

Web and Pop Art: Systaime – the trashy net.artist.

Making art out of spam, pop-up X, adverts and bugs is the daily work of the French artist Michaël Borras aka Systaime. This video designer and graphic artist is a real enthusiast of e-junkfood and spends all of his time in remixing web images: I work mostly on image embezzlement, pixel art, image de-construction and…

Designing Trust

The event Social Cities of Tomorrow that took place last Friday opened up with a series of workshops at the ARCAM (Architecture Center of Amsterdam) earlier this week and brought together local stakeholder organizations and participants from different backgrounds to brainstorm on urban design and media technologies. It was organized by The Mobile City and…

Interview with The Find Magazine

The Find Magazine is a global collective of music lovers dedicated to promoting the diffusion of hip hop, jazz, funk, soul, and related genres. We are inspired by the culture of ‘crate digging’ and thus constantly scour the dusty corners of record shops and outskirts of the internet to find the best music for you.…

Digital Finger Painting

Digital finger painting – Using iPhone as canvas Brushes is a painting application designed from scratch for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Featuring an advanced color picker, several realistic brushes, multiple layers, extreme zooming, and a simple yet deep interface, it is a powerful tool for creating original artwork on your mobile device. Digital…

What can social networks do for radio?

Nowadays everything is only about sharing and posting music online. It is a fact that most of the traditional radio stations are outdating. Not to mention also the crisis is facing the music industry. Using social networks and other web 2.0 outlets is the best way to readapt this old medium. Laid Back is an…