I find this… a bit disturbing: The BBC wants to make videos that change to suit whoever’s watching. It’s exploring the idea through a research project called Visual Perceptive Media, which has set up a way to alter everything from what’s in a video to what a video sounds and looks like depending on a […]
Wow. According to research done by AuthorEarnings.com, self-published books account for 31 percent of Kindle electronic book sales, compared with 38 percent for the “big 5” publishing houses, and added that self-published authors earn more in Kindle royalties than Big 5 authors, combined. And self-published authors are now earning nearly 40 percent of all e-book […]
stumax Javier Bardem is now my favorite Bond villain ever. I’m not sure I even remember any of the others now. Blowfield? Is that one?I only wish @dan and @gruber would do a 5×5 Bond movie review reunion. My Skyfall experience won’t feel complete otherwise. 12. November 2012 via Netbot for iOS
I remember thinking that half of these guys — overweight and pony-tailed — could be models for the comic book store owner in The Simpsons…. When the trailer for Episode III came on, there were equal parts cheering and booing, and one very loud, “You suck, George Lucas!”… My wife has not read the books and enjoyed the film…. As a long-time Douglas Adams fan, I found lots to enjoy, but also many filmmaking decisions that puzzled and frustrated me…. It’s not a love story, and I think that by trying to make it one, the story lost its center…. The two media are completely different, and so much has to be lost in the translation from the page to the screen.