The Week's Links (9.9.11)

All the links posted to Facebook and Twitter (@) this week:

  • Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Sleep (But Were Too Afraid To Ask)
  • Don’t Overthink It: 5 Tips for Daily Decision-Making
  • Why the chicken crossed the road? The Behavioural Economist
  • Crittervision: See like a bee
  • A chicken and egg thing
  • Stealing the Mona Lisa: A Minute-by-Minute Account of the World’s Most Famous Art Theft, A Century After the Fact
  • Researchers report literature depicting aggression can make you violent. And you thought games were bad.
  • Should English be the official language of academic research? - Inside Higher Ed
  • New interview and book from Maurice Sendak, ‘Bumble-Ardy’
  • ‘Mona Lisa’: More mysterious than her smile
  • Michael Hart, inventor of the ebook, dies aged 64
  • Don’t Fear the Internet, basic HTML & CSS for non-web
  • 1000 things to do in NYC - Google Maps
  • Mirror, mirror: NYTimes wants to serve you info as you’re brushing your
  • The Sacrifice of Going From Scroll to Codex to Screen
  • Codecademy is the easiest way to learn how to code.
  • Make Photoshop Faster: 2 little tips to help speed up the tool web designers love to hate.
  • British Journal of Photography comes to the iPad
  • Vision Without Obstruction: What We Learn From Steve Jobs
  • Apple and designer Jonathan Ive star in German museum exhibit,
  • Remembering Paul Rand: Observatory: Design Observer
  • Henry Ford, Innovation, and That “Faster Horse” Quote
  • PBS Arts: Off Book - Episode 4: Steampunk
  • The History of Times New Roman
  • Punchdrunk follows Sleep No More with “… and darkness descended” in collaboration with PlayStation. Augmented Gaming.
  • ‘Sleep No More’ Is Theater Embedded With Dancers If in NY, it’s extended until Oct. 14. Seriously, go.
  • Infographic Of The Day: Why Should You Care About Typography?
  • Creativity Top 5: September 6, 2011
  • The Lost Art Of Design Etiquette
  • Are books dead, and can authors survive?
  • Paola Antonelli on Design as the Interface Between Progress and
  • The new marketing model: Peer index marketing
  • When the Color Is Primary, or how to market a play called Red about
  • Transmedia 202: Further Reflections
  • Transmedia Storytelling 101
  • Quantum minds: Why we think like quarks
  • Gaudí may have used psychiatric hospital to test designs
  • Co:Collective Founders Launch Coworking Space “Grind” In Heart Of NYC Startup Scene
  • Concert experiments with all-mobile ticketing
  • What Would An Advertising World Without Direct Mail Look Like? Relevant ? as USPS gets close to default.
  • Ben Fry, Information Designer
  • Steve Jobs and the Eureka Myth
  • The 10 coolest book apps for fall –
  • Why You Can’t Buy Creativity

Antonio Ortiz

Antonio Ortiz has always been an autodidact with an eclectic array of interests. Fascinated with technology, advertising and culture he has forged a career that combines them all. In 1991 Antonio developed one of the very first websites to market the arts. It was text based, only available to computer scientists, and increased attendance to the Rutgers Arts Center where he had truly begun his professional career. Since then Antonio has been an early adopter and innovator merging technology and marketing with his passion for art, culture and entertainment. For a more in-depth look at those passions, visit

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