Beeple Put Digital Art On The Map

Throughout the fine art world, there are many big-name artists who can be relied upon to generate huge sales in an auction setting; Banksy, Jeff Koons, and Yayoi Kusama are just a few and then there is Beeple or Mike Winkelmann.   BEEPLE HOME | BEEPLE | the work of mike winkelmann. BEEPLE IS MIKE WINKELMANN. Beeple is Mike Winkelmann, a graphic designer from Charleston, SC, USA who does a variety of digital artwork including short films, Creative Commons VJ loops, everydays and VR / AR work.   After he…

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I Could Be Wrong, I Could Be Right (Signed, Boxed, Limited Edition of 10,000)

Published worldwide on October 15th 2020 via the Away With Media website. Hardback, 240 pages, 230mm x 193mm, cover artwork by John Lydon, in a clamshell box, individually numbered, hand signed, with screen printed ribbon. I Could Be Wrong, I Could Be Right features random thoughts about the way John sees life, along with anecdotes from his unique and extraordinary career. Beautifully designed and limited to just 10,000 numbered copies, each book includes an original signature from John Lydon. John Joseph Lydon (/ˈlaɪdən/; born 31 January 1956), also known by his stage name Johnny Rotten, is an…

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CPR Guideline Focused Updates (info only) from AHA

This is not a definitive resource and the rules for CPR (Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation) and BLS (Basic Life Support) are always evolving. This information is being taken from various sources for your entertainment and should not replace professional instruction or certification. Please use this information to help broaden your understanding of a complex and critical emergency situation that you may find yourself in. THANK YOU for wanting to know more about how to be helpful in emergency situations. Remember: CALL 911 should you EVER respond or witness a life threatening emergency.…

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City of Dust: The Evolution of Burning Man

This documentary is produced in conjunction with the exhibition “City of Dust: The Evolution of Burning Man”. This exhibition explores the remarkable story of how the legendary Nevada gathering known as Burning Man evolved through collaborative ritual from humble countercultural roots on San Francisco’s Baker Beach into the world-famous desert convergence it is today. This exhibition is organized by the Nevada Museum of Art and will be on view through January 7, 2018. “City of Dust” will travel to the Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum in spring 2018: http://bit.ly/CityofDust​…

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Read all 80 issues of PUNK PLANET [94-07]

PUNK PLANET: You can now read all 80 issues of Punk Planet for free on the Internet Archive. Founded by writer and editor Dan Sinker, the Chicago music and politics zine ran as a print publication from 1994 until 2007. In addition to music features and reviews, Punk Planet covered topics like feminism, politics, human rights, and labor. Issues included interviews with Sleater-Kinney, Nick Cave, Ralph Nader, and countless other cultural icons. Find the complete archive here. Punk Planet was a 16,000 print run punk zine, based in Chicago, Illinois, that focused most…

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Team Galag Batmobile | Gumball 3000 2016

Founded in 1999 by British entrepreneur Maximillion Cooper, Gumball 3000 is a car rally which has taken thousands of supercars and entrants on an epic journey all across the globe, touching down on every continent to create one of the greatest bucket list experiences possible behind a wheel. The Gumball 3000 is a collection of companies that includes an apparel brand, a registered charity and is best known for an annual 3,000-mile (4,800 km) international celebrity motor rally, which takes place on public roads. The name comes from the 1976 movie The Gumball Rally. It was established in…

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CRYPTO ART an emerging cyberpunk medium

A non-fungible token (NFT) is a special type of cryptographic token which represents something unique; non-fungible tokens are thus not mutually interchangeable.[1] This is in contrast to cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, and many network or utility tokens that are fungible in nature.[2] Non-fungible tokens are used to create verifiable digital scarcity, as well as digital ownership, and the possibility of asset interoperability across multiple platforms.[3] NFTs are used in several specific applications that require unique digital items like crypto art (rare art), crypto-collectibles and crypto-gaming. The first use case of gaming related NFTs have been crypto-collectible trading card games. Projects like Age of…

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The Space Shuttle (Narrated by William Shatner) | NASA

The Space Shuttle was a partially reusable low Earth orbital spacecraft system operated from 1981 to 2011 by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) as part of the Space Shuttle program. Its official program name was Space Transportation System (STS), taken from a 1969 plan for a system of reusable spacecraft where it was the only item funded for development.[4] The first of four orbital test flights occurred in 1981, leading to operational flights beginning in 1982. Five complete Space Shuttle orbiter vehicles were built and flown on a total of 135 missions from 1981 to 2011, launched from…

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Sister Wendy British religious sister and art historian

Wendy Mary Beckett[1] (25 February 1930 – 26 December 2018), better known as Sister Wendy, was a British religious sister[2] and art historian[3] who became well known internationally during the 1990s when she presented a series of BBC television documentaries on the history of art.[4] Her programmes, such as Sister Wendy’s Odyssey and Sister Wendy’s Grand Tour, often drew a 25 percent share of the British viewing audience.[5] In 1997, Sister Wendy made her US debut on public television and that same year The New York Times described her as “a sometime hermit who is fast on her way to becoming the most unlikely and famous art…

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George Eyston’s Thunderbolt – Land Speed’s Missing Monster

Thunderbolt was a British Land Speed Record holder of the 1930s, driven by Captain George E.T. Eyston. Between 1937 and 1939, the competition for the Land Speed Record was between two Englishmen: Captain Eyston and John Cobb. Thunderbolt’s first record was set at 312.00 mph (502.12 km/h) on 19 November 1937 on the Bonneville Salt Flats. Within a year Thunderbolt returned with improved aerodynamics and raised its record to 345.50 mph (556.03 km/h) on 27 August 1938.[1] This record only stood for a matter of weeks before John Cobb’s Reid-Railton broke the 350 mph (560 km/h) barrier and raised it to 353.30 mph (568.58 km/h) on 15 September 1938, as…

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The Basílica de la Sagrada Família

The Basílica de la Sagrada Família (Catalan: [bəˈzilikə ðə lə səˈɣɾaðə fəˈmiljə]; Spanish: Basílica de la Sagrada Familia; ‘Basilica of the Holy Family‘),[4] also known as the Sagrada Família, is a large unfinished Roman Catholic minor basilica in the Eixample district of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. Designed by Spanish/Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí (1852–1926), his work on the building is part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site.[5] On 7 November 2010, Pope Benedict XVI consecrated the church and proclaimed it a minor basilica.[6][7][8] On 19 March 1882, construction of the Sagrada Família began under architect Francisco de Paula del Villar. In 1883, when Villar resigned,[5] Gaudí took over as chief architect, transforming the project with his architectural and engineering style,…

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CES 2021

About CES CES® Is the Global Stage for Innovation  CES® is the most influential tech event in the world — the proving ground for breakthrough technologies and global innovators. This is where the world’s biggest brands do business and meet new partners, and the sharpest innovators hit the stage. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)®, CES features every aspect of the tech sector. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)®, CES features every aspect of the tech sector. Product Categories 3D Printing 5G Technologies Accessibility Accessories AR/VR/XR Artificial Intelligence Audio…

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ENDURANCE: The Documentary about Porsche at the Two Toughest GT Races in the World

The 24 Hours of Le Mans on 15/16 June 2019 and the 24-hour race on the Nürburgring-Nordschleife just one week later put drivers, engineers and team managers under stresses seldom experienced in such a concentrated form. With spectacular images, the new Porsche documentary Endurance outlines the background, challenges and tireless efforts. The 90-minute film is now available on YouTube, and from April 3, 2020, on Amazon Prime (subscription required). British director James Routh, famous for his award-winning Formula 1 documentary Drive to Survive, accompanied the team, technicians and drivers for 25 days. From Le…

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Resonance by cEvin Key

“GORGEOUSLY CRAFTED NEW MUSIC FROM CEVIN KEY. METICULOUS ORCHESTRATION AND ATMOSPHERICS FOR THESE DARK TIMES. FALL IN LOVE AGAIN WITH ACCOMPANIMENTS BY IAMX: NEW RELEASE ON RESONANCE OUT IN FEBRUARY” – ARTSTRADA MAGAZINE (new) IAMX / CEVIN KEY COLLABORATION SINGLE https://brap.bandcamp.com/album/resonance Resonance by cEvin Key Pre-order of Resonance. You get 3 tracks now (streaming via the free Bandcamp app and also available as a high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more), plus the complete album when it’s released. Resonance by cEvin Key cEvin Key: Kevin William Crompton (born February 13, 1961),[3] known…

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Sophia the Robot

The Making of Sophia : About Hanson Robotics: Hanson Robotics is an AI and robotics company dedicated to creating empathetic, living, intelligent machines that enrich our lives. Our innovations in AI research and development, robotics engineering, experiential design, storytelling, and material science bring robots to life as engaging characters, useful products, and evolving AI to achieve the ever-greater good for all. https://www.hansonrobotics.com Sophia is a social humanoid robot developed by Hong Kong-based company Hanson Robotics.[1] Sophia was first turned on February 14, 2016,[2] and made her first public appearance at South by Southwest Festival (SXSW) in mid-March 2016 in…

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Position I by Night Drive Album released September 3, 2013

NIGHTDRIVE Position I is Night Drive’s debut EP.Five original tracks, released on Robot Dance Records, 9/3/13. credits released September 3, 2013 All tracks written and produced by:Night Drive: Brandon Duhon & Rodney Connell Mastering for Drones by:Night Drive: Brandon Duhon Mastering for No Plans, Sea of Light, Nocturnal and After Dark by:Moustache Mastering license all rights reserved Position I by Night Drive

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1955 PORSCHE 356 A `SILVER BULLET` CUSTOM HOT ROD

Built on a 914-6 chassis with a body based on a 1955 356 Continental, it is fitted with a 3 liter, 279hp RS-spec engine, and a 915 gear box. Momentum created by the racing spec’d engine is temporarily halted with addition of “full-trick” 934 brakes. The polished disc wheels are 17” in diameter and match the other accents/trim on the car. SEE MORE PICS! 1955 Porsche356 A `Silver Bullet` Custom Hot Rod Wildly Modified 356A with Hot Rod 3.0L 6-Cyliner VIN 54156 Exterior Color Silver Interior Color Green Leather Mileage…

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Jackie Venson Live in Texas

If you haven’t heard, Jackie Venson is our local super star here in Austin Texas and her star is rising!!! Check out her latest live album, Jackie Venson Live at Austin City Limits, right here: https://bit.ly/JVLiveatACL Jackie Venson is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist from Austin, Texas. She graduated from Berklee College of Music in 2011. Venson has released two studio albums, The Light In Me (2014) and Joy (2019). Venson was born in Austin, Texas. She grew up the youngest of nine siblings. Her father, Andrew Venson, worked for 40 years as a prominent professional musician before retiring.[1] Venson’s mother encouraged her…

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Marine Corps veteran launches Cheramie Wine in TX!

Marine Corps veteran launches 100% Texas-grown wine brand called Cheramie Wine The pandemic has been ‘a blessing and a curse’ as Cheramie Law and partner Todd Aho launched their business. A Taste of Texas: Why Texas Wine? While everything is bigger in Texas, Texas wine is it’s little known secret. What began as a trip to a winery in the Texas Hill Country became a passion for sharing the amazing wines that Texas has to offer. It’s our mission to share Texas wine with the world, and that’s exactly how…

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Cyberpunk Documentary PART 1 & 2

Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? (1968) by Philip K. DickThe Girl Who Was Plugged In (1973) by James Tiptree Jr[citation needed]True Names (1981) by Vernor Vinge[3]Ware Tetralogy (1982–2000) by Rudy Rucker[4]Neuromancer (1984) by William GibsonDr. Adder (1984) by K. W. Jeter[5]The Sprawl trilogy (1984–1988) by William Gibson – popularized the concept of cyberspace, exemplifies the genre.[5][6][7]Schismatrix (1985) by Bruce Sterling[8][9]Eclipse Trilogy (also known as A Song Called Youth Trilogy) (1985–90) by John Shirley – includes Eclipse (1985), Eclipse Penumbra (1988), and Eclipse Corona(1990)[4][8]Hardwired (1986) by Walter Jon Williams[9]Mindplayers (1987) by Pat Cadigan[8]The Glass Hammer (1987) by K. W. JeterVoice of the Whirlwind (1987) by Walter Jon Williams[10]When Gravity Fails (1987) by George Alec Effinger – part of the Effinger’s Marîd Audran series[11]Islands in the Net (1988) by Bruce Sterling[8]A Fire…

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