Archive for February, 2011

ARTstor Mobile

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

The ARTstor Digital Library is now accessible to registered ARTstor users through the iPad, iPhone, and the iPod Touch, providing read-only features such as searching and browsing, zooming, and viewing saved image groups. ARTstor also introduced the Flashcard View for ARTstor Mobile, which allows users to test their knowledge by viewing the image without textual information, and then flipping the image to reveal the image record. This new view can be found under the “Views” menu as “Flashcard.” ARTstor Mobile is only available through the Safari browser, just go to http://library.artstor.org from your mobile device. For more details, visit our Help page at http://help.artstor.org/wiki/index.php/ARTstor_Mobile.

FORM VIDEO INTERVIEW: Thom Mayne on Inspiration

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

FORM now gives you Enhanced Issue Content at FORMmag.net. Issues will link to video, images, and additional content that did not fit into the print edition.

The Wednesday, February 9, 2011 issue links to a video interview on inspiration with Thom Mayne and publisher/architect Ann Gray, a surprise visit to his Morphosis LA gallery, and SCI-Arc’s 2010 Graduate Thesis work.

HyperCities Egypt Featured on NBC LA

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

An NBC news crew visited UCLA to do a story about HyperCities Egypt and the story was featured on NBC LA. The story contains a video interview with Yoh Kawano explaining the project.

White Paper examines how intellectual property law impacts the rapidly maturing technology of 3D printing

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

Check out: It Will Be Awesome if They Don’t Screw it Up: 3D Printing, Intellectual Property, and the Fight Over the Next Great Disruptive Technology for links to an interesting White Paper and some videos.