The Week's Links: February 13, 2015

ALL THE LINKS POSTED ON SOCIAL NETWORKS THIS WEEK:

  • The juice bottle that brought down an art thief owl.li/IEPH9
  • ◉ Dancing Shadow Sculptures owl.li/IyDvp
  • How Star Wars Made $27 Billion owl.li/IEomj
  • Down the Wikipedia Rabbit Hole: The Game! owl.li/IEnLU
  • A Map Of Every Patent Steve Jobs Touched owl.li/IEokj
  • The high schooler who created a test for pancreatic cancer: A Q&A owl.li/IEnHT
  • ◉ Recommended: A History of the World in 100 Objects - smartercreativity.com/recommendation…
  • MacArthur Honors 9 Nonprofits for Their Creativity owl.li/IEnRL
  • TED Playlist: How language changes over time owl.li/IFtnv
  • Hot Cocoa Mix Has the Same Stuff Your iPhone's Screen Is Made Of owl.li/IEnQX
  • Finally, random admissions: How one Yale class chooses its students owl.li/IEntv
  • Brian Dettmer: Old books reborn as intricate art owl.li/IEnnl
  • ◉ Dan Gilbert: "Human beings are works in progress that mistakenly think they're finished." owl.li/IyDiN
  • Best Advice: Want to Achieve Excellence? Compare Ideas to Reality owl.li/IEluf
  • How Languages and Genes Evolve Together owl.li/IE6MJ
  • Northeastern, Esquire Reimagine the Future of Magazine Journalism owl.li/IEkMv
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum launches effort to create national art database owl.li/IE6IQ
  • ◉ "Old/New" - Narrated by Patton Oswalt - smartercreativity.com/blog/2015/2/8/…
  • Lewis Carroll and The Hunting of the Snark owl.li/IE8bD
  • Enter the Sun Without Burning Alive in New NASA Installation owl.li/IE6WA
  • Japan Announces Plans for the First Hotel Run by Robots owl.li/IEnBZ
  • The Importance Of Sound Effects In Tarantino's Movies owl.li/IE6nv
  • Among New York Subway’s Millions of Riders, a Study Finds Many Mystery Microbes owl.li/IE6fQ
  • ◉ The CIA's first tweet owl.li/IyD1i
  • Slate’s podcast audience has tripled in a year, and its bet on audio over video continues to pay off owl.li/IE65h
  • How RadioShack Helped Build Silicon Valley owl.li/IE5rQ
  • Highlights From A Never-Before-Published Interview With Henri Matisse owl.li/IE60e
  • ◉ What is a good brand? - smartercreativity.com/blog/2015/2/8/…
  • Why Is Nearsightedness Skyrocketing Among Chinese Youth? owl.li/IE5pC
  • ◉ Recommended: A Little History of the World: Illustrated Edition - smartercreativity.com/recommendation…
  • The Billionaires at Burning Man owl.li/IE5Cb
  • The App Economy Is Now 'Bigger Than Hollywood' owl.li/IE6Bw
  • An Exclusive Look at Sony’s Hacking Saga, as it happened owl.li/IE5ym
  • Matte Shot - a tribute to Golden Era special fx: Kubricks' 2001: One Mans Incredible Odyssey owl.li/IE4zR
  • Recovering the Doves Type owl.li/IE4ux
  • ◉ Why You Hate Work owl.li/IyCMn
  • The World’s Most-Visited Castles and Palaces owl.li/IDeXh
  • ◉ Neil Gaiman presents lifetime achievement award to Ursula K. Le Guin at 2014 National Book Awards - smartercreativity.com/blog/2015/2/8/…
  • Turkish Artist Creates Delightful Anamorphic Calligraphy That Appears to Pop Out of the Page owl.li/ICdzC
  • Getting Out Of Afghanistan (with all your gear) owl.li/IDeQX
  • ▶ Why do we have museums? - J. V. Maranto owl.li/ICc6O
  • TED Playlist: Talks to make you feel good about getting older owl.li/IDezw
  • Harvard Lures a Record 37,000 Applicants By Milking Social Media owl.li/IE5nU
  • Improv Everywhere: Grand Central Lights owl.li/IDebZ
  • Bill Carter on Covering 'SNL' and Lorne Michaels: "Many Lost Their Minds in Pursuit" of His Approval owl.li/IBUZw
  • I Will Not Post This — The Coming Age of Self Censorship owl.li/Izsxr
  • ◉ How We Got To Now with Steven Johnson owl.li/IyCsk
  • Why Google Glass Broke owl.li/IzqoH
  • ◉ Kurt Vonnegut on how to write a short story - smartercreativity.com/blog/2015/2/6/…
  • No one in control: The algorithms that run our lives owl.li/IyWLN
  • Fantastically Wrong: The Weird, Kinda Perverted History of the Unicorn owl.li/Iz6Wo
  • The Semiotics of Brand Building owl.li/IyNWr
  • NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Pledges to Create Artists' Housing owl.li/Iz3OF
  • ◉ Recommended: Shady Characters: The Secret Life of Punctuation, Symbols, and Other Typographical Marks - smartercreativity.com/recommendation…
  • Obama budget proposal calls for slight increase in NEA funding owl.li/Iz3Jj
  • Big Data and Bacteria: Mapping the New York Subway’s DNA - WSJ owl.li/ICbYe
  • A Typeface Designer’s Illustrated Tour of How to Create a Font owl.li/IyMQl
  • James Nachtwey on the Power Photography Has to Change Our World owl.li/IyMEF
  • The Mysterious, Murky Story Behind Soy-Sauce Packets owl.li/IvHKK
  • Should you call that meeting? owl.li/IyDSq
  • Can Neuroscience Determine Guilt or Innocence? owl.li/IvG8V
  • Making Talent: 4 Lessons from the Front Lines Of Digital Education owl.li/IyBP8
  • 11 Questions For Richard Branson In A Place Called "The Shag Room" owl.li/Iuwih
  • Credit For Actually Learning--Not Time In Class--Is Shaking Up Higher Education owl.li/Iwg9I
  • Sonic branding owl.li/IyNhk
  • Andrew Keen and the Original Sin of the Internet owl.li/IvHRx
  • 10 Of Frank Lloyd Wright's Greatest Buildings owl.li/IunY6
  • Solving an Unsolvable Math Problem - The New Yorker owl.li/Iseqk
  • The Hidden Psychology of Wearing Glasses owl.li/IrYBw
  • Why Are You So Smart? Thank Your Mom & Your Difficult Birth owl.li/Isene
  • Net Neutrality: How the Government Finally Got It Right - The New Yorker owl.li/IFGEs
  • The Psychological Difference Between $12.00 and $11.67 owl.li/IrYba
  • Ray Kurzweil’s Mind-Boggling Predictions for the Next 25 Years owl.li/Isei2
  • A Glimpse at How Apple Is Localizing Its Message in China owl.li/IrXX3
  • To Heighten Creativity, Take a Good Look at Your Selves owl.li/IrYKa
  • Optimize Your Downtime: The Complete Guide to Learning via Podcast owl.li/Iuv7E
  • How Japan became a pop culture superpower owl.li/IrYHd
  • How Technicolor Changed Storytelling owl.li/IrXLv
  • Beloved Japanese Author Answers Questions At 'Mr. Murakami's Place' owl.li/IrXHH
  • ◉ Everyone is totally just winging it, all the time owl.li/Im7o5
  • Michelangelo's bronze panther-riders revealed after 'Renaissance whodunnit' owl.li/IrXFe
  • Harper Lee's Novel Achievement- Smithsonian owl.li/IqJqJ
  • The Chipotle effect: Why America is obsessed with fast casual food owl.li/IrWmd
  • Economists Say Millennials Should Consider Careers In Trades owl.li/IqI5g
  • Combining The Nation's Digitized Libraries, All In One Place owl.li/IrVuJ
  • Super Bowl halftime show review: A professional dance critic defends “Bad Left Shark” owl.li/IrXTJ
  • When Does Freezing Rain Become Sleet? owl.li/IqJzY

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 SmarterCreativity.com.

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