WARREN ELLIS is a graphic novelist and author of the NYT best-selling novel GUN MACHINE. His graphic novel GLOBAL FREQUENCY is being developed for television by Jerry Bruckheimer and FOX. He is the writer of the graphic novel RED, adapted into the film starring Bruce Willis and Helen Mirren. His next book is NORMAL from FSG.
Links for 2010-04-18
Ubiquitous Service Design "…we must develop a vocabulary that includes what Karl Fast calls "medium-independent conceptual constructs." In other words, we need better ways of talking about information interaction across channels." (tags:designtheory )
russell davies: pretending apps "Because I don't think Dan's gone far enough. I think he's suggesting that we can learn from Movie OSs to make things more usable and easy to grasp. I think we should do it to make them more fun." (tags:designcomputing )
Tri-Axium Writings excerpt – Vol. 1: World Music – organissimo jazz forums – The best jazz discussion forum on the web! "the present reality of western information dynamics is geared to focus more on the surface of a given focus, as opposed to 'what is most true' about that focus, and this phenomenon has come to profoundly distort our perception of everything – including creativity. The end result of this cultural attitude sheds light on the times we now live in, for, to many people, the meta-reality of a given creative projection is a subject not worthy of serious thought. …every day the realness of creativity becomes less and less clear – and this is true on many different levels." (tags:writingnutterweird )