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More Art Project online for you to explore

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Back in April we announced a major expansion of the Google Art Project. Since then 15 million people have explored the paintings, sculptures, street art and photographs contributed by our partners. From today the number of treasures you can view is increasing by more than 10% as 29 new art...
More Art Project online for you to explore

Google’s Art Project grows larger with 151 museums online across 40 countries

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Google has announced that Google Art Project, where art lovers, students and armchair travellers can explore the visually creative world, has seen a major expansion. Now culture fans will be able to explore sculpture, street art and photographs from 151 museums in 40 countries. The service was launched last year as a successful “20% project”, where...
Google’s Art Project grows larger with 151 museums online across 40 countries

Google's Cultural Institute: Serious And Valuable, But Not A Lot Of Fun

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The world has just gotten a cool new free virtual museum, the one that Google built.   Aptly named Google's Cultural Institute, the Internet-based multimedia site showcases first-hand testimonials, photographs, artifacts and manuscripts that until last Wednesday, you had to take a plane trip or at least pay an admission...
Google's Cultural Institute: Serious And Valuable, But Not A Lot Of Fun

San Francisco set to be wowed by epic LED art project

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After years of planning and fundraising, artist Leo Villareal's 1.8 mile long Bay Lights Project will be officially turned on Tuesday night. Viewing the bridge will never be the same. [Read more]...
San Francisco set to be wowed by epic LED art project
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Google Art Project adds nearly 2,000 works, from street art to prized photos

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The Google Art Project could be considered a safeguard for culture when it's preserving work that's not just difficult to see, but may disappear at the drop of a hat. Witness Google's latest addition of 30 partners, and almost 2,000 pieces of art, as proof. The collection includes 100-plus...
Google Art Project adds nearly 2,000 works, from street art to prized photos
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Google takes you on a tour of the White House, still no sign of Lincoln's gold

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With all of the hubbub around the race for the White House, have you ever wondered what actually lies behind the doors of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue? With some help from Google, the first family is taking users on a tour of the famous residence without having to jump on...
Google takes you on a tour of the White House, still no sign of Lincoln's gold

Exploring Jerusalem’s Old City streets with Street View

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Every year, 3.5 million people come to Israel to visit ancient sites that are holy to billions of people, to walk among the unique stone of Jerusalem, or to relax on the beaches of the Mediterranean. Inside Jerusalem's Old City To help you explore Israel’s history and present, we’ve launched...
Exploring Jerusalem’s Old City streets with Street View
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Taking a minute to enjoy some art on World Art Day

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Today is World Art Day and it's around two years since we launched Google Art Project. In honour of this and all our partners, large and small, traditional and modern, let’s take a quick look at how people are interacting with art online. The Internet brings paintings to life and...
Taking a minute to enjoy some art on World Art Day
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Google Art Project adds 2,000 works from 30 new partners, including São Paulo street art and rare pieces from China and Japan
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Going global in search of great art

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South African rock designs. Brazilian street graffiti. Australian aboriginal art. Today we’re announcing a major expansion of the Google Art Project. From now on, with a few simple clicks of a finger, art lovers around the world will be able to discover not just paintings, but also sculpture, street art...
Going global in search of great art
Vincent Van Gogh's 'Starry Night' recreated using multitouch, interactive animation

Is your idea to change the world worth $1m?

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TED is offering a million dollars to a 'brilliant visionary', and the Observer has been asked to nominate somebodyFancy a million dollars? Have an idea to change the world? Then step this way. The Observer has been asked to put someone forward for this year's $1,000,000 TED prize and we...
Is your idea to change the world worth $1m?

MakerBot's 3-D Printers Let Consumers Dream Up Prototypes Of Pretty Much Anything. But Do We Need More Plastic?

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Bre Pettis's MakerBot has attracted millions in financing and is selling its 3-D printers as fast as it can. So how big can his business get? (And why does the world need more crap made out of plastic?)Says MakerBot CEO Pettis: Using a robot to make digital designs is like...
MakerBot's 3-D Printers Let Consumers Dream Up Prototypes Of Pretty Much Anything. But Do We Need More Plastic?

Hacked Kinect Allows Singer to Really Shine

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In this unique art project, a hacked Kinect helps translate singing into light patterns....
Hacked Kinect Allows Singer to Really Shine

Google Art Project expands to 30,000 high resolution images

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“New content, new partners, new countries, new features” Google’s Art Project is expanding to 30,000 high resolution images from 151 museums in  countries from its initial 1000 images from 17 museums in 9 countries The expanded Art Project embraces all sizes of institutions, specializing in art or in other...
Google Art Project expands to 30,000 high resolution images

Watch this: 25,000 LEDs bring the San Francisco Bay Bridge to life, starting live at 8:30PM PT

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At 9PM PT, the San Francisco Bay Bridge will light up with 25,000 individually programmed LEDs, joining the LED light fixtures already there... only these ones will display patterns and animations as part of a grand art project. And while you can make a pilgrimage to San Francisco and...
Watch this: 25,000 LEDs bring the San Francisco Bay Bridge to life, starting live at 8:30PM PT
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Why Kickstarter Outfunding the NEA Isn't a Good Thing

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The Internet had mixed reactions to last month's news that Kickstarter was on track to outfund the National Endowment for the Arts. On the one hand, this was great news for artists and creative people who wanted to fund a seemingly obscure or perhaps controversial art project that their friends...
Why Kickstarter Outfunding the NEA Isn't a Good Thing

rtist uses 1,000 self-taken photos by Apple Store shoppers for art exhibition

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Every day, hundreds of people enter their local Apple Store, try out some of the products on offer and for some unknown reason, decide to snap a photo of them posing in front of the latest iPhone, iPad or iPod on display. Wired alerted us to a new project by...
rtist uses 1,000 self-taken photos by Apple Store shoppers for art exhibition

Visualising the life of the River Tyne

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Infographic See how a floating art project created beautiful data tooSimon Rogers...
Visualising the life of the River Tyne

National Gallery joins Google Art Project's virtual culture tours

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Ten British galleries join likes of Palace of Versailles and the White House as online museum grows to 30,000 objectsGoogle has added a further 151 galleries and museums to its Art Project, allowing anyone with a computer to consider a virtual wander through the treasures of Versailles, the joys of...
National Gallery joins Google Art Project's virtual culture tours

Google Art Project passes 35,000 objects, gets a Hangout app and a Compare button

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Google today announced a few noteworthy milestones for its Art Project initiative. 29 new art organisations from 14 countries have agreed to bring their collections online, bumping the total the number of treasures you can view via Google by more than 10 percent, available from around 180 partners. In fact,...
Google Art Project passes 35,000 objects, gets a Hangout app and a Compare button

With 2 million users, "secrets app" Whisper launches on Android

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Last month, when I first learned of Whisper, the app for sharing your secrets anonymously with strangers, I felt like I was late to the game. The six-month-old iOS app had already skyrocketed to 1 million users, who had driven over a billion pageviews. Oh, and they’re paying $5.99 a...
With 2 million users, "secrets app" Whisper launches on Android
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