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"Shirley and Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez started their graphic design business guerrilla style" (NYT) - http://j.mp/d5RVE7

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"Shirley and Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez started their graphic design business guerrilla style" (NYT) - http://j.mp/d5RVE7
How 'guerilla urbanists' made Raleigh more walkable with cardboard signs and QR codes
Startup and the City: 10 signs you work at a startup

Guerrilla gardeners use candy machines to sell seed bombs

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Guerrilla gardeners use candy machines to sell seed bombs

Brickstarter: crowd-funding takes to the streets

www.guardian.co.uk
Have an idea for a public space? A new website based on the Kickstarter model could make citizen-based urban planning a realityIf you wanted to transform that empty, weed-infested lot in your neighbourhood into a public garden, would you write to your council and cross your fingers, or take matters...
Brickstarter: crowd-funding takes to the streets
Apple Earnings: An Anxious World Awaits

Microsoft to hire graffiti artists for digital Windows 8 ads

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Hey, it’s Friday. Here’s whats up: Microsoft, perhaps looking for a bit of spice in its advertising curry, intends to hire graffiti artists to create digital ads for its forthcoming Windows 8 operating system. The following quote from Microsoft, via Mary Jo Foley over at ZDNet, lays bare the strategy: With the...
Microsoft to hire graffiti artists for digital Windows 8 ads

Nine months of marketing hell: The guerrilla campaign behind Dante's Inferno: http://bit.ly/byfwlj

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Nine months of marketing hell: The guerrilla campaign behind Dante's Inferno: http://bit.ly/byfwlj

China Miéville: Writers should welcome a future where readers remix our books

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Novelist says anti-piracy measures mooted for literature are 'disingenuous, hypocritical, ineffectual' and 'artistically philistine'China Miéville, author of novels including The City & the City and Embassytown, has described anti-piracy measures for literature in the digital age as "disingenuous, hypocritical, ineffectual" and "artistically philistine".Speaking in Edinburgh at a debate on the...
China Miéville: Writers should welcome a future where readers remix our books

E3 2013: PS4 games hands-on

www.guardian.co.uk
We test Killzone: Shadow Fall, Driveclub, Knack and InFamous: Second Son - and explore the Dual Shock 4 controllerSlick presentations are all very well, but can hide a multitude of sins - there's no substitute for getting your hands on a game in order to gauge its merits. Currently, exact...
E3 2013: PS4 games hands-on

Guerrilla Subway Etiquette Posters: Don't Be Gross Or Rude

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Via ANIMAL Now here are some subway signs we support! Artist jayshells surveyed people on their top (non-MTA related) pet-peeves while riding the subway, and instead of taking the complaints to the internet, he's addressing them offline. He told Animal, "I narrowed the results down to the top ten...
Guerrilla Subway Etiquette Posters: Don't Be Gross Or Rude

In Wake of Activist's Death, Anonymous Hacks MIT Website

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Anonymous, the guerrilla outfit of loosely affiliated hackers around the world, attacked MIT’s website on Sunday evening, an apparent retaliation for the school’s role in Internet activist Aaron Swartz’ death. The group used a Denial of Service brute force attack (commonly known as DDoS-ing) to bring down the site for...
In Wake of Activist's Death, Anonymous Hacks MIT Website
Activision updates Call Of Duty franchise for XBox One

Interest in Bing's iPhone app spikes even higher following Apple's apology letter

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Following the iOS 6 Maps frenzy, TNW noted that search queries for Bing’s iPhone app, which includes a mapping component, were on the rise. In fact, TNW dinged Microsoft early on for not taking a sharper route with its tool, which provides a workable maps experience, whilst Google was out...
Interest in Bing's iPhone app spikes even higher following Apple's apology letter

AVC.fm: Fred Wilson’s blog, podcasted, sans Fred Wilson

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They say that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. If that’s the case, then AVC.fm should leave prolific, blogging VC Fred Wilson feeling high on life. You see, AVC.fm is not run by Wilson, but rather by the enterprising people behind VoiceBunny, a startup that I wrote about here...
AVC.fm: Fred Wilson’s blog, podcasted, sans Fred Wilson

Killzone: Mercenary - hands-on preview

www.guardian.co.uk
The showcase PlayStation shooter hits Vita at full force, promising a no-compromise FPS experience. We head out to Helghan to put it through its pacesHere's something that's never really worked: first-person shooters on handheld consoles. Okay, Resistance: Retribution was okay, and some of the Call of Duty and Medal of...
Killzone: Mercenary - hands-on preview

Guerrilla trend: Make an ad so terrible that it will stand out, and drive clicks

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The higher-quality the ad, the better its impact? Maybe not, in today’s saturated market. In April, the Plenty of Fish Ad Blog put out a post that quickly made waves among the technorati and advertising-focused, as its conclusions were antithetical to the common sense surrounding how to garner the attention of...
Guerrilla trend: Make an ad so terrible that it will stand out, and drive clicks

PlayStation 4 launch: no glitz, just an old school press conference

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It's not Sony's style to give a launch date or show an actual console - we'll have to wait for E3 to get a hands-on experienceNo one should have expected a price. Possibly we shouldn't have expected a launch date or an actual console either. This is the way Sony...
PlayStation 4 launch: no glitz, just an old school press conference

MJ Delaney: 'My God, I've got a gaffer. What is a gaffer?'

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The guerrilla film-maker who got noticed on YouTube is used to working with a small team, but now Channel 4 has changed thatOver a cup of tea in central London, MJ Delaney ponders the term "guerrilla film-maker". It fairly describes this young director, 24, who first made a noise when...
MJ Delaney: 'My God, I've got a gaffer. What is a gaffer?'

Far Cry 3 - review

www.guardian.co.uk
Xbox 360, PS3, PC; £39.99; 18+; UbisoftThe modern games industry's trend towards milking successful games by turning them into franchises and churning out new iterations every other year is profoundly depressing. Yet every so often, a game comes along which is so irresistible that it leaves you wondering whether sequelitis...
Far Cry 3 - review
Live from the revolution: Pussy Riot and the growing war on web video

Huw Beynon on Metro Last Light and the hell that is E3

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THQ's global head of communications takes us through a demo of the Metro 2033 sequel, and talks about the reception of this fringe successHuw Beynon is a very serious man. All of his responses are carefully measured, punctuated with a series of pauses that makes dictaphone recordings of them refreshingly...
Huw Beynon on Metro Last Light and the hell that is E3

AUDIO: Swartz was on 'guerrilla crusade'

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A friend of web activist Aaron Swartz, who has committed suicide at the age of 27, has been talking about his life and legacy....
AUDIO: Swartz was on 'guerrilla crusade'

Reflections of a Knowledge Manager: Guerrilla Knowledge Management

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Reflections of a Knowledge Manager: Guerrilla Knowledge Management
Bang With Friends' "Bang With SXSW" Gets Banned In Austin But Still Hooks Up

How Twitter Is Outmaneuvering Facebook To Pick Up New York's Top Engineering Talent

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Facebook moved into a brand new office near Grand Central Terminal in New York in 2010. Twitter moved into Facebook's old office — which is right across the street from Facebook's newer office — just last year. If you look out one of the windows, you can see the...
How Twitter Is Outmaneuvering Facebook To Pick Up New York's Top Engineering Talent
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