If you're even halfway interested in history, you'll go nuts over this incredible app commissioned by The Museum of London. It uses hundreds of old photos and sophisticated augmented reality technology to bring you an unforgettable mobile experience.
London Streetmuseum app: Not really a social medium but a brilliant example for digital storytelling. With the StreetMuseum iPhone app from the Museum of London you can look at historical views of the city while you walk through London.
An Intelligent Algorithm Made A Discovery That Slipped Past Art Historians For Years
MIT can now eavesdrop through soundproof glass by watching the vibrations of a bag of chips - This technique, which MIT calls “the visual microphone,” works by analyzing how an object vibrates when it’s hit by sound waves.
What Color Is It? A Website that Translates the Current Time into Color
Created by Berlin-based artist and designer James E. Murphy, What Color Is It is a website that translates the current time (based on a clock) into a corresponding hex color value. The color of the page changes gradually as each second ticks by.
Getting in the Minds of Murderers at London’s Hidden Crime Museum