18
Jun
2016

Bees help shape experience inside The Hive

The Hive at Kew Gardens in London is a new installation inspired by recent research on ...

The Hive, an installation from sculptor Wolfgang Buttress that is made from 170,000 pieces of aluminum formed into a 17-m (56 ft) tall lattice resembling an enormous swarm of bees, is coming to London's Kew Gardens. The metal's hexagonal shapes are also honeycomb-like, with the light-, sound- and vibration-emitting structure controlled by the activity of bees in an actual beehive on the garden's grounds.

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18
Jun
2016

Bees help shape experience inside The Hive installation

The Hive at Kew Gardens in London is a new installation inspired by recent research on ...

The Hive, an installation from sculptor Wolfgang Buttress that is made from 170,000 pieces of aluminum formed into a 17-m (56 ft) tall lattice resembling an enormous swarm of bees, is coming to London's Kew Gardens. The metal's hexagonal shapes are also honeycomb-like, with the light-, sound- and vibration-emitting structure controlled by the activity of bees in an actual beehive on the garden's grounds.

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Category: Architecture

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17
Jun
2016

Japan’s Hearthstone ad is much better if you don’t speak the language

I'm sure this ad for Hearthstone is quite lame in Japan. But when you don't undersetand that language, it's much more intense.

Visually, it's rather straightforward. Dude in charge has, at some point in the past, had his ass presented to him by this unassuming employee, so he pays tribute to her. Message: Hearthstone is an egalitarian space where no one is one bit better than the meanest on earth. Still, it's slap full of some great framegrabs. Let's go to the tape:

Here's Mr. Happy, who looks like a cross between Buster Poindexter and a Mr. Rogers puppet.

Who is this who does not bow before me?

OH CRAP

Finkel is Einhorn!

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17
Jun
2016

Twitch crackdown on ‘view-bots’ includes a lawsuit against seven of their makers

Twitch is suing seven bot-makers whose wares artificially inflate viewer and follower counts of the livestreaming service's members. The action was announced as part of a general declaration of Twitch policy against such abuses.

"We at Twitch are well aware that view-bots follow-bots and chat-impersonation bots are a persistent frustration," said Matthew DiPietro, Twitch's senior vice president for marketing. "Exploited by a small minority, these services have created a very real problem that has damaging effects across our entire community."

DiPietro noted that bots are not always used by Twitch streamers to boost their viewership numbers. Some are "used to harass other broadcasters in order to attempt to deny them [Twitch]...

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