Thursday, September 23, 2010

Video Roundup recent favorites

YES PLEASE! I want this surprisingly professional massage service

Most Insidious, but Rad! (new Peanut Butter Jelly Time?)

Monday, September 20, 2010

Cat Tongue Chocolat! (kocici jazycky)

Maddy and Eric brough me back this amazing chocolate from their honeymoon in Prague. Kočičí jazýčky means cat tongue, and the little Orion brand chocolates inside are supposed to shape like little cat tongues. The chocolate was slightly minty and fairly to moderately pleasing. The packaging, well, needs no words, speaks for itself.

Yum, thanks guys and congrats!

Thursday, September 16, 2010

most amazing, most tiny animation by Aardman

The campaign for the Nokia N8 features this amazing piece by Aardman called 'Dot', which is shot entirely on the N8 using CellScope technology - and features a tiny 9mm girl. Dot is, they believe, the smallest-ever stop-motion animated character in a film.

Professor Daniel Fletcher has created the CellScope - a microscopic device which, when attached to the Nokia N8 handset, produced life-saving technology.  With his invention,  he has helped diagnose fatal diseases in remote areas of developing countries. Amazing!

And, the making of is amazing as well: