Terrace Tweets – Umbro FA Cup Final campaign

Terrace Tweets measures the support of football fans on Twitter. Mention your team or the FA cup in your tweets and watch your team’s support during the match. Nice idea / design / execution. Campaign on a page with a bit of product at the bottom. Have a look: http://terracetweets.umbro.com/ via

Making the Google Chrome Speed Tests

via youtube.com More work for Google Chrome from the gang at BBH New York and 1st Avenue Machine. Full copy and paste below if you really wanna nerd out. (It’s worth it) These speed tests were filmed at actual web page rendering times. If you’re interested in the technical details, read on. Equipment used: –Continue reading “Making the Google Chrome Speed Tests”

LastHistory – interactive visualization your Last.fm history, obviously

Takes a while to initalise the first time, but once the data is in there it’s loads of fun to play with. It’s also got a really nice ‘personal mode’ that hooks up to iPhoto to display pics taken at the time you listened to the music. http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=9495577&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=1&color=00adef&fullscreen=1 LastHistory – Interactive Visualization of Last.fm ListeningContinue reading “LastHistory – interactive visualization your Last.fm history, obviously”

Digging in the Crates

http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=10156408&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=1&color=00adef&fullscreen=1 Digging in the Crates from WE AIN’T PLASTIC on Vimeo. Digging in the Crates is an interactive installation by designer / developer Roland Loesslein which attempts to explore Sampling as a production technology of modern music using modified turntables and information graphics to understand the relationships between the sample and composition. Created using FlashContinue reading “Digging in the Crates”

FaceFlip – more fun with Chatroulette

http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=10191761&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=1&color=00adef&fullscreen=1 FaceFlip from Max Hawkins on Vimeo. Nice bit of geekery here. I’ll try and leave Chatroulette alone now. I’m in danger of boring myself. 😉