The Week's Links: January 8, 2016

ALL THE LINKS POSTED ON SOCIAL NETWORKS THIS WEEK:

  • I read 164 books in 2015 and tracked them all in a spreadsheet. Here's what I learned. owl.li/WtJrR
  • Peak TV: Surge From Streaming Services, Cable Pushes 2015 Scripted Series Tally to 409 owl.li/WtLv9
  • 5 brainiac brain facts (illustrated by TED-Ed GIFs) owl.li/WtJnV
  • Hear 6 Classic Philip K. Dick Stories Adapted as Vintage Radio Plays owl.li/WtHd5
  • A Fascinating Case Study by Oliver Sacks Inspires a Short Animated Film, The Lost Mariner owl.li/WtHbu
  • ◉ Ten rules for writing fiction continued owl.li/WCBY2
  • In 1911, Thomas Edison Predicts What the World Will Look Like in 2011: Smart Phones, No Poverty,... owl.li/WtGqG
  • The Real Science of Introversion (and the Rest of Personality) owl.li/WtH4E
  • ◉ Rochelle King: Your Biggest Rival is Your Best Asset - smartercreativity.com/blog/2015/12/3…
  • 1150 Free Online Courses from Top Universities owl.li/WtFZK
  • Why Creativity is a Numbers Game owl.li/WtH2A
  • ◉ Recommended: The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606 - smartercreativity.com/recommendation…
  • Copyranter: The 5 best ads you didn't see this year - Digiday owl.li/WtFXY
  • Inside the Making of Serial Season Two owl.li/WtHsg
  • Old Book Illustrations: Free Archive Lets You Download Beautiful Images From the Golden Age of... owl.li/WtGwH
  • Watch 34 of Quentin Tarantino’s Visual References to Citizen Kane, Blade Runner, 8 1/2 & Other Great Films owl.li/WtGso
  • The New York Times Magazine’s Best Photos of 2015 - The New York Times owl.li/WtFNa
  • Shot-By-Shot Breakdowns of Spielberg’s Filmmaking in Jaws, Scorsese’s in Cape Fear, and De... owl.li/WtFJg
  • ◉ The Difficulty of Estimating Time and the Planning Fallacy owl.li/WCBRC
  • 2015: The Year in Robotics and Artificial Intelligence | MIT Technology Review owl.li/WtFnI
  • Hear Tom Lehrer Sing the Names of 102 Chemical Elements to the Tune of Gilbert & Sullivan owl.li/WtFEr
  • ◉ 16 mobile theses by Benedict Evans - smartercreativity.com/blog/2015/12/3…
  • The Best Technology GIFs of the Year | MIT Technology Review owl.li/WtFjZ
  • How a Good Night’s Sleep — and a Bad Night’s Sleep — Can Enhance Your Creativity owl.li/WtFCO
  • ◉ Recommended: Lois Greenfield: Moving Still - smartercreativity.com/recommendation…
  • NASA Releases a Spectacular Earthrise Image Captured by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter owl.li/WtELK
  • Discover The Music Vault: A Massive YouTube Archive of 22,000 Live Concert Videos owl.li/WtFyS
  • TED Playlist: Slow down! Enjoy life. owl.li/WtFUw
  • How to Get Started: John Cage’s Approach to Starting the Difficult Creative Process owl.li/WtFy7
  • A Graphic Designer Explains What Makes a Logo Great and Why They Ultimately Don’t Matter Much on... owl.li/WtECh
  • My Life In Monsters, A Documentary About the Work of Star Wars and Jurassic Park Stop-Motion... owl.li/WtEAp
  • ◉ Deep Focus: Freedom of movement in eight of the greatest long takes ever owl.li/WCBKB
  • The Thrilling Uncertainty of the Understudy - The New Yorker owl.li/WtDM1
  • Astronaut Leland Melvin Explains the Physical Changes That Happen to a Person’s Body in Space owl.li/WtEvO
  • Our 14 Best Design Longreads Of 2015 owl.li/WtDHV
  • ◉ How Arts and Culture Add to City Economies - smartercreativity.com/blog/2015/12/3…
  • Ambitious Journalist Attempts to Photograph 12,000 Endangered Animals Before They Become Extinct owl.li/WtEpk
  • ◉ Recommended: Shakespeare's Freedom (The Rice University Campbell Lectures) - smartercreativity.com/recommendation…
  • Why You Should Go to the Movies (and Do Other Stuff) Alone owl.li/WtDGt
  • A Behind-the-Scenes Look at How Google Tests Its Enormous Project Loon Internet Balloons owl.li/WtEhu
  • A Beautiful Aerial Tour of Venice, California Taken During the Quiet of Sunrise owl.li/WtEIt
  • Five Legal Cases Changing the Art Market as We Know It owl.li/WtDOQ
  • 16 Insane Construction Projects That Will Be Completed in 2016 owl.li/WtDmj
  • The Most Infuriating Science Stories of the Past 12 Months | WIRED owl.li/WtCbm
  • ◉ Stephen Fry: What I Wish I Had Known When I Was 18 owl.li/WCBsz
  • 15 Habits That Will Totally Transform Your Productivity owl.li/WsKyg
  • ◉ Deep Focus: Freedom of movement in eight of the greatest long takes ever owl.li/WCBy5
  • The 7 Best Train Trips in the World owl.li/WtC8d
  • ◉ The birth of the web - smartercreativity.com/blog/2015/12/3…
  • 9 Ideas Shaping The Future Of Architecture owl.li/WsKnT
  • Your Creative Calendar: 67 Things To Do, See, and Hear In January owl.li/WC4RF
  • Science Fiction That Came to Life This Year owl.li/WtC63
  • ◉ Recommended: Dancers Among Us: A Celebration of Joy in the Everyday - smartercreativity.com/recommendation…
  • Your Creative Calendar: 67 Things To Do, See, and Hear In January owl.li/WBJK5
  • Student Develops An Ingenious Building Material That Shapeshifts In Response To Rain owl.li/WsKke
  • The funny, the weird, the elaborate, the terrible – 33 media errors from 2015 | Poynter. owl.li/WsTN2
  • The Ford Foundation’s Quest to Fix the World owl.li/WtDCV
  • Beautiful, Fleeting Moments of the World’s Best Dancers in Action  owl.li/WsTIp
  • Americans conflicted about sharing personal information with companies owl.li/WsKaC
  • Apple Gets Arty With New Artist Collaboration And Creative Workshops owl.li/WsK3t
  • The New Yorker 15 most read blog posts of 2015 owl.li/Wrycz
  • Yes, Star Wars Is the Original Action Blockbuster. It’s Also a Postmodern Masterpiece. owl.li/WryVe
  • 100 Insanely Interesting People You Should Know — Unmistakable Creative owl.li/Wry9i
  • Arts Education Is Growing in NYC Public Schools owl.li/WryKs
  • Morning People Vs. Night Owls: 9 Insights Backed By Science owl.li/Wry12
  • 8 Fascinating Things We Learned About The Mind In 2015 owl.li/WryIZ
  • 5 Steps To Re-create Xerox PARC's Design Magic (From The Guy Who Helped Make It) owl.li/WsKe7
  • Ancient Pompeii Is Alive Again as Italian Officials Unveil Six Restored Ruins owl.li/WryxK
  • 13 Brilliant Outdoor Ads That Dazzled the Real World in 2015 owl.li/WrxYs
  • Looking Back At The World Changing Ideas Of 2015 owl.li/WrxXt
  • What percentage of your brain do you use? - Richard E. Cytowic owl.li/WrwK9
  • Your Must-Listen Podcast Playlist For 2016 owl.li/WrxWS
  • Maps of the Earth's Most Cursed Destinations owl.li/WrwGS
  • Research-Based Ways to Win at Work in 2016 owl.li/WrxRJ
  • From Google to Hillary to Snoop Dogg's pot candies, we look back on some of the year's best branding owl.li/WrwCm
  • The Smartest Fashion Designs Of 2015 owl.li/WrxZm
  • Year in Review: The Best and Worst Ads of 2015 - WSJ owl.li/WrxPK
  • Researchers: Dance Helps Mitigate Symptoms Of Parkinson’s owl.li/WrxOt
  • Quiz: Can You Match the Brand With Its Original Logo? owl.li/WrwwY
  • 2015 Year in Pictures: Part I - The Boston Globe owl.li/Wrwsy
  • The next Stage of Machine Learning: Teach Robots to Think Like Humans | Big Think owl.li/Wrwgs
  • What's the difference between accuracy and precision? - Matt Anticole owl.li/Wrwke
  • A Tantalizingly Simple Theory of Brain Disease owl.li/Wqqet
  • Here’s How Nintendo Transformed Itself in Just a Year owl.li/WrwjP
  • Brand New: The Best and Worst Identities of 2015, Part 1: The Most Notable Reviewed owl.li/Wqqc7
  • Welcome to the Deserted Island Vacation Directory owl.li/Wrwj3
  • The Best WIRED Photo Stories of the Year owl.li/Wrwz8
  • China Is Teaching Kids to Code Much, Much Earlier than the U.S. | Big Think owl.li/Wrwha

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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