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Art

Danny MacAskill - Wallpaper from his own website.

When a Sport Becomes an Art

I have been truly impressed by Danny MacAskill in 2009 when he released the first video presented on this post. I really wanted to show just a few videos here, without too many explanations, since they are very explicit, but a post is a post and it needs words, at least in my book. What follows is … [Read More...]

Motion Picture

Team America - Michael Moore

Team America: World Police

Team America: World Police is a metaphor expressed as a parody. It shows a high sense of humor and the most rare of all senses, the sense of ridicule. There aren't many people gifted with that. Trey Parker and Matt Stone, two of the best comic creators alive, are known by you from South Park. … [Read More...]

Flash!

Screenshot of the top part of Chris Brogan's new Rainmaker served blog

The New Rainmaker

I have received yesterday a promotional e/mail from Brian Clark, the Copyblogger Media co-founder, announcing the official launch of something new, called "Rainmaker". It's a platform, he said, a revolutionary something which will save you time and nerves. It's a sort of a site builder with click … [Read More...]

Life

Nadia Comăneci, the first "perfect" gymnast

Careful When You Publish “News”

Not once I've seen "respectable" news blogs or media online publications wannabe, just filling the space in order to keep daily posting alive. If you leave the announcement short, without too many insider details, avoiding to be too specific on what you already snatched from another respectable … [Read More...]

Blogging

An optimized site works as precisely as Big Ben!

What You Need to Know About SEO

What you have to do, without fear (of Google, of course) and with a lot of sense of responsibility, it is at first to read what follows below. It is a post about SEO, and about measurement. The rest, all the rest actually, is a myth. If anything will change before the end of this year, or the next, … [Read More...]

Social Media

Tsu - Promotional screen I made for posting on Social Media

What You Need to Know about tsū!

I have joined tsū, today was my second full day, almost... They're under maintenance for the moment, so I took some to say a few words about this new social media network, without exaggerating enthusiasm. It was launched with an original ideas by four entrepreneurs, Sebastian Sobczak, Drew … [Read More...]

Travel

Playa del Carmen, Mexico

10 Disappearing Beaches

When seas rise, beaches disappear. And even setting climate change aside, scientists predict a twenty-five–thirty centimeters rise in ocean levels by the end of this century. And for each two and a half centimeters the ocean rises, a beach gets on average one meter narrower. You may add to that … [Read More...]

The Shadows

Herman Van Rompuy and Mark Zuckerberg

About Modern Censorship

Half of my life I lived under a regime of dictatorship. As a kid I didn't feel it that strong, growing up I have discovered it insane. Beside any stupidities concerning the rulers, censorship is what I hated most. When Gorbachev launched his transparency in politics platform, people started to see … [Read More...]