PHD student, Luis Hernan took a break from his studies in interactive design and architecture at Newcastle University, to explore the relationship between humans and the wireless network around them. Using coloured LED lights on an apparatus that picks up usually invisible wireless networks, participants would move their wireless devices around them and Hernan photographed the beautiful but haunting light formations.
Electric vehicles are picking up speed but it will take more than tax breaks and environmental stewardship to boost them into mainstream society Who killed the electric car? Well, the award winning documentary implies that General Motors did with a little help from their friends. Major automakers, oil industry leaders and easily influenced politicians all contributed towards taking the spark out of the relationship between motorists and electric vehicles (EVs).
Without a doubt, the constant use of iPhones and iPods is everywhere and not going away soon; whether listening on a bus ride, a walk, while working, or just trying to ignore the world around you. Thanks to this audio-revolution, the accessories that correspond have become just as crucial, especially in the metropolitan world where nothing can be more crucial than the ability to ignore the rush of crowds or traffic, and look damn fine doing it.