Versus/Hearts

Versus/Hearts is about rivalry.

Matmi's insight:

Lovely ultra-simplified geometric artwork by the inspired Dan Matutina. Matutina pits both classic and current enemies against each other using fantastic naturalistic textures, noise and materials.


Goes to show what a little imagination can do with such a basic shape.


See on versushearts.tumblr.com


New World of Next Generation Mobile Apps [Infographic]

As smartphones and tablets have become the norm, more and more of us rely every day on mobile applications.

Matmi's insight:

The Next Generation of mobile apps is here , and your business could be a part of it. As stated in this infographic - mobile users spend 81.5% of the time consuming media using apps, versus 18.5% using an internet browser, It’s time to get rid of the boring banner ads and move your digital marketing to an app to drastical increase your customer engagement levels


See on infographicjournal.com


Qualcomm: ‘Augmented reality as a technology is starting to mature’

From human anatomy and Maxim cover-models to Sesame Street, tech giant says AR is more than a gimmick. By Stuart Dredge

Matmi's insight:

AR is going to become such a big part of how we see everyday life. Get on board! - SM


See on guardian.co.uk


AppArchitect Lets Anyone Build iOS Apps, No Coding Or Templates …

Easy app creation, outside of the land of Ruby and Python, has become a huge phenomenon in the last year. And the latest company to join the fold,AppArchitect, is launching straight from our Disrupt NY stage.

Matmi's insight:

Not the first attempt at this but still an interesting platform. I personally can’t see it latching on with true developers but could be a great tool for beginners - if only to have some fun while they learn the skills of the trade.  

^SL


See on techcrunch.com


Mesmerizing minimalist fractals | Webdesigner Depot

They say you can’t create fine art using fractal algorithms; but Finland-based digital artist Jukka Korhonen has set out to prove them wrong. Fractal art is

Matmi's insight:

I love these images by digital artist Jukka Korhonen. He has managed to find a great balance between the fractal algorithms of computer art and the more aesthetic elements of digital art. Thus giving it a more ‘human’ feel to it. As the article says, they wouldn’t be out of place in a fine art gallery.

^SL


See on webdesignerdepot.com


letterboxd - Uses famous movie quotes as their…

letterboxd - Uses famous movie quotes as their Captcha during sign up. /via designedinorangecounty

Matmi's insight:

I come across alot of Capthcha boxes in my day to day and I HATE them.  But this little Captcha box would make them less of a bore - and better on the eyes from less squinting to work out the words. Plus there is that undeniable feeling of satisfaction when getting a quote right ;)


See on littlebigdetails.com


Twitter Is Testing Out Its Official Google Glass App In The Wild | TechCrunch

TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news.

Matmi's insight:

It’s going to be really interesting to see how social platforms take advantage of augmented reality. They could yett play a big part in just how popular and integrted AR will become in the future.

^SL


See on techcrunch.com