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Digital Graffiti

“Any advert in a public space that gives you no choice whether you see it or not is yours. It’s yours to take, re-arrange and re-use. You can do whatever you like with it. Asking for permission is like asking to keep a rock someone just threw at your head. You owe the companies nothing. […]

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When will digital art get its due?

Digital art gets overlooked for a few reasons: Digital art is easier to create. Photoshop, Prisma filters — anyone can be an artist by throwing a filter on an image. People associate hand work with hard work over hardware and software. To quote journalist David Carr: “show me what you’ve made with your own two […]

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Social Media

Signal to Noise

Stop making stupid people famous, Banksy stenciles. “Data gets us the Kardashians,” blogs Seth Godin. Beat Trump at his own game, screams Leftsetz: “Trump is Kanye. A guy most people hate but think everybody loves because he’s all over the news and constantly get a pass.” America birthed soft power. It marketed Coca-Cola and Hollywood […]

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Productivity & Work

Lean in

Fight the good fight Stand for what you believe in Bust through the wall Act the boss Resist the word “no” Push through crap (criticism, rejection, assholes, and pressure) Never go with the flow Leaning in is a litmus test of bravery. You either lean in to something or you don’t. Half-ass input leads to […]

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Life & Philosophy Productivity & Work

Work-in-regress

No matter how hard we work we don’t go anywhere.  Instead of going forward, we go backward. Perhaps we’re working the wrong way or working on the things that nobody else cares about.  Perhaps we need to take our work more seriously and do the most important thing in the morning instead of the last […]