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The Economics of Lucy Smokeheart

The Economics of Lucy Smokeheart | Machinimania | Scoop.it

Andrea Phillips:  "They say that running a Kickstarter is a full-time job. That's a pretty big overstatement as far as I can tell, but running a Kickstarter does in fact take a big investment of time, and sometimes of money, as well" ...


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Kickstarter - you have heard about it - watch how it can work for a person here.

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The Digital Rocking Chair's curator insight, March 5, 2013 9:06 PM

An interesting look behind the scenes of a current kickstarter campaign, The Daring Adventures of Captain Lucy Smokeheart.


David Collet's curator insight, March 6, 2013 9:12 PM

OK. So this one appeals to me sense of fun. And... who knows. You might be part of something great.

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Interview Tips For the Podcast or Hangouts On-Air Host - Shannon J. Hernandez

Interview Tips For the Podcast or Hangouts On-Air Host - Shannon J. Hernandez | Machinimania | Scoop.it
If you're struggling with creating interview questions for your podcast or Hangout On-Air, check out these interview tips for your next one!

 

While content is what is important, the successful hosts realize that there are a number of factors that help them become a quality host. 


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It’s an internal question that most people ask themselves when they’re starting their own podcast or Hangout On-Air.

“How do I fit questions into a 30 minute segment?”

“What do I ask my potential guest?”

“What do I do when the guest gets off topic?”


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Great post from Shannon!  

- these tips may seem simple but they are probably some of the most fundamental techniques that common interviewers use–depending on the style of interview.  

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Social Media Curation Is Not Just Sharing Bookmarks: An Introductory Guide [Video]

Video from Curation Module of Social Media for Active Learning Course. http://meme.coe.fsu.edu/smooc #SMOOC2014

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Considering that this is a professional development program, it has actually been made with adaptability in mind. Each week we will concentrate on a brand-new subject and will certainly have brand-new understanding materials, a live talk, conversations, and a small project. You may complete the tasks for each week-- or simply those that interest you most or finest suit your routine. You can gain badges throughout the weeks you prefer to complete the tasks, and you'll manage to being responses from our area of students and training aides.

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Marilyn Moran's curator insight, April 15, 5:32 PM

If you want to learn more about social content curation, check out this video that defines curation, offers tips on how to do curation right and talks about the curation tools. A must watch, really.

Roberto Cobianchi's curator insight, April 15, 10:40 PM

Perché la Content Curation non è appena la condivisione di link bensì:

 

Organized and purposeful collecting and sharing of annotated, online content

Mr Tozzo's curator insight, Today, 1:00 AM
Social Media Curation Is Not Just Sharing Bookmarks: An Introductory Guide [Video]
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Setting Up a Killer Audio/Visual System for Your Office

Setting Up a Killer Audio/Visual System for Your Office | Machinimania | Scoop.it

We realized we could really soup up our visual system for our office — and not spend too much.

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Most companies don’t know that you can remotely control your displays for only $35 apiece. Think of the potential: Showing off employee work, office photos, company metrics. As a company that has a super collaborative work environment, we wanted to harness the potential to share more. 

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The Strange Reason You'll Always Weigh Less in Canada Than Anywhere Else

The Strange Reason You'll Always Weigh Less in Canada Than Anywhere Else | Machinimania | Scoop.it
In parts of Canada, you'll weigh about a tenth of an ounce less than you would anywhere else in the world. The reason will blow your mind a little. (Wait, what?!
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 That’s right: Canada actually has less gravity than it’s supposed to. The reasons for the shortage have puzzled scientists for decades.

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Each Frame of This Stop-Motion Animation Was Made with a 3D Printer

Each Frame of This Stop-Motion Animation Was Made with a 3D Printer | Machinimania | Scoop.it
With highly accurate 3D animation the standard in today's world, it’s refreshing to see someone taking animation back to its origins when every frame was h (Each Frame of This Stop-Motion Animation Was Made with a 3D Printer
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To create Bear on Stairs the team designed and printed 50 individual 3D printed sculptures featuring their polygonal bear lumbering along.
Read more at http://www.visualnews.com/2014/04/13/frame-stop-motion-animation-made-3d-printer/#FwrsxqgF59vq2ayM.99

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20 Strange Sculptures Around the World

20 Strange Sculptures Around the World | Machinimania | Scoop.it

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Sculptures or Statue usually created as a symbol. Around the world, monuments are built to pay tribute to an extraordinary life or to commemorate a special event. While many of these monuments are straightforward and easy to understand, some of them are rather strange.

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The Colors of Photografic Art | DashBurst

The Colors of Photografic Art | DashBurst | Machinimania | Scoop.it

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Giuseppe Peppoloni is a freelance photographer from Spello, Perugia, Italy. Yes, these photos are colored enhanced. Giuseppe’s use of color in these photos really gives them a strong photographic artistic energy.

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LEGO Movie Maker – Make More Than Just LEGO Movies | iPad ...

LEGO Movie Maker – Make More Than Just LEGO Movies | iPad ... | Machinimania | Scoop.it
LEGO Movie Maker is a free iPad app for creating stop-motion movies featuring LEGO models. You have to provide your own LEGOs in order to create a LEGO movie. To create your movie with LEGO Movie Maker you build ...
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LEGO Movie Maker can be used for creating stop-motion movies about any topic. I used the app to make a simple stop-motion movie about one of my dogs. The app doesn’t require you enter an email address which makes it a good option for middle school and elementary school use.

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NEW Twitter look -Coming soon: a whole new you, in your Twitter profile

NEW Twitter look -Coming soon: a whole new you, in your Twitter profile | Machinimania | Scoop.it
Your Twitter profile shows the world who you are. Starting today, as we roll out a new and improved profile, it will be even easier to express yourself.
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It sure looks a lot better. Can't wait to get it....

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Woodoo: A Stop-Motion Animation with Laser-Cut Wood

Woodoo: A Stop-Motion Animation with Laser-Cut Wood | Machinimania | Scoop.it

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Created by Amsterdam-based director and animator Andre Maat, this quick animated short titled Woodoorelies on impressive sequences of laser-cut wood to create the illusion of a malliable substance. 

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Digital Art by Mike Azevedo

Digital Art by Mike Azevedo | Machinimania | Scoop.it

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Collection of stunning digital concept illustrations by Mike Azevedo.

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The Heartbleed Hit List: The Passwords You Need to Change Right Now

The Heartbleed Hit List: The Passwords You Need to Change Right Now | Machinimania | Scoop.it
Heartbleed: A look at which companies have issued a security patch to fix the Heartbleed bug.
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Better safe than sorry - do it.

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‘Keep It Clever Australia’ Uses Animation To Promote Public Investment in Education

‘Keep It Clever Australia’ Uses Animation To Promote Public Investment in Education | Machinimania | Scoop.it
While animation is most often used as an entertainment form, it can also used to educate, and increasingly, to advocate for social causes.
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Now we turn to Australia where Universities Australia is promoting its Keep It Clever Australia campaign to stress the value of public funding for university education and research.

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Google Glass Is Available to Everyone Today: How to Buy It

Google Glass Is Available to Everyone Today: How to Buy It | Machinimania | Scoop.it
Today, April 15 at 9 a.m. ET, everyone in the U.S. will be able to buy Google Glass.
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Now, Google is opening up the program and folks in the U.S. will be able to get the Glass for $1500 + tax. Google has apologized to everyone else, saying it's "just not ready yet to bring Glass to other countries..

I'll think i wait a bit ;-)

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Adobe Edge Animate CC review: Putting the animation and responsive options ... - TechRepublic

Adobe Edge Animate CC review: Putting the animation and responsive options ... - TechRepublic | Machinimania | Scoop.it
Adobe Edge Animate CC review: Putting the animation and responsive options ...
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You can create animated and interactive HTML content with Adobe Edge Animate CC. After trying two main features of the design software, our reviewer shares his thoughts on whether it's worthwhile.

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Adding Extra Polish: Plussing Animation in After Effects - Lesterbanks

Adding Extra Polish: Plussing Animation in After Effects - Lesterbanks | Machinimania | Scoop.it
learn how to add that extra polish by plussing Animation in After Effects using the graph editor, some effects and expressions.
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Adding that extra bit of polish to your animations, or “plussing” them will take even the simplest animations to the next level. This is a great way of achieving a level of quality and consistency to your animations, no matter the content.

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Assets for Animation Awesomeness – Unity Technologies Blog

Assets for Animation Awesomeness – Unity Technologies Blog | Machinimania | Scoop.it
We are so proud of Mecanim, Unity's super flexible animation system. But we're equally in awe of all the amazing work that the Asset Store publishers put in, so that you as a developer can just drag and drop to get your ...
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 Browse these hidden treasures to find new ways to get your game moving faster and cheaper!

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Microsoft Research tests 3D scanner feature for Windows Phone camera - NDTV

Microsoft Research tests 3D scanner feature for Windows Phone camera - NDTV | Machinimania | Scoop.it
NDTV Microsoft Research tests 3D scanner feature for Windows Phone camera NDTV The process is called 3D reconstruction and when successful it can also be leveraged to be used for 3D printing, explains Microsoft in a post on the Research section of...
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Microsoft Research is working on a prototype feature, using something called Skynet UI, which might soon enable portable devices to scan physical objects and turn them into high-quality 3D models.

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DESIRE - Motivational Video - YouTube

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/themateuszm Instagram: http://bit.ly/1fjzPrZ SoundCloud: http://bit.ly/Mon20y If you like my videos Feel free to send Dona...
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Why not start the day with some motivation.........


Awesome Video - Awesome Soundtrack 


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Second Life founder creates Glass Brain, a system that lets you explore your brain in real-time

Second Life founder creates Glass Brain, a system that lets you explore your brain in real-time | Machinimania | Scoop.it

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Researchers have developed a new way to explore the human brain in virtual reality. The system, called Glass Brain, which is developed by Philip Rosedale, creator of the famous game Second Life, and Adam Gazzaley, a neuroscientist at the University of California San Francisco, combines brain scanning, brain recording and virtual reality to allow a user to journey through a person’s brain in real-time.


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Nacho Vega's curator insight, April 14, 12:22 PM

Gazzaley: “We have never been able to step inside the structures of the #brain and see it in this way. It is biofeedback on the next level..."

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VWBPE 2014 Sessions Machinima Panel

VWBPE 2014 Sessions Machinima Panel | Machinimania | Scoop.it

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Mal Burns hosts a discussion with Petlove Petshop and the creators of this years entries - Tinkerer Angel, Stylianos Mystakidis and Valerie Hill.

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What to Do When Social Media Is Not Working For Your Business |

What to Do When Social Media Is Not Working For Your Business | | Machinimania | Scoop.it

What to do when social media is not working?

 

Re-evaluate your social media tactics with these tips to find and engage with your audience on social media.


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The truth is, while there are plenty of audiences that respond well to social media marketing attempts, there are others that don’t for a number of different reasons.

In this article you’ll find out how to recognize the variables that could result in an audience-marketer mismatch and how to work around them.

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Jaana Nyström's curator insight, April 11, 1:31 AM

"In some cases, a company may not see high engagement simply because of industry culture. Perhaps the overall industry is behind the times technologically.


That could be because either their customers or the industry as a whole aren’t familiar with social media or comfortable using it..."

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Divergent Franchise Gets a Fourth Movie: Allegiant Will Be Produced and Released as Two Separate Films

Divergent Franchise Gets a Fourth Movie: Allegiant Will Be Produced and Released as Two Separate Films | Machinimania | Scoop.it
Get ready for more Allegiant. The final book in the Divergent series will be split into two movie... (The Divergent series gets a 4th movie! Allegiant will be split into 2 films. More hunky Theo James?
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Get ready for more Allegiant.

The final book in the Divergent series will be split into two movies, Summit Entertainment announced Friday. 

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'Oculus' Review: 10 Things to Know About the New Horror Movie - Moviefone

'Oculus' Review: 10 Things to Know About the New Horror Movie - Moviefone | Machinimania | Scoop.it
Washington Post 'Oculus' Review: 10 Things to Know About the New Horror Movie Moviefone oculus review Besides making lots and lots of money, "The Conjuring" solidified the fact that, even in whatever you're supposed to call this decade, you can...
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Does "Oculus" actually bring it? Or does it leave you screaming... for more?

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Ernest Hemingway’s Very First Published Stories, Free as an eBook

Ernest Hemingway’s Very First Published Stories, Free as an eBook | Machinimania | Scoop.it
'I like the early stuff': the classic masculine comment to make about the work of a well-known creator, demonstrating as it does the cultural consumer's dedication, purism, judgmental rigor, and even endurance (given the relative accessibility, in the intellectual as well as the collector's senses, of most 'early stuff').

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Instead of shelling out to a rare-book dealer for Three Stories & Ten Poems — admire the sacrifice involved though a true Hemingwayite may — you can read even more of the Old Man and the Sea author’s early stuff in the free e-book.

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