Archive for ‘online_tools’

March 10, 2010

Online Resource www.thetrendboutique.co.uk

news from the trendboutique

New this week … Easier to find industry news section – as part of the free content on the site we have given the industry news its own section, make sure you regularly visit our free areas – news, blogs & also you can sign up for the network …to profile you, your portfolio or just add ‘cool finds’ of your own.

Also new jobs & internships added this week continuing our drive to bring you the best placements and graduate positions currently being advertised – we know it is a tough market out there, so hopefully we can help you to find that dream job / placement! Currently being advertised are creative & marketing positions for Selfridges, My Wardrobe, Amazon, Figleaves, Burberry, Vivienne Westwood, WGSN, Molton Brown, All Saints to name but a few of the 100+ vacancies!!

Coming soon to the jobs section – Graduate Plus, new graduate positions for those with 2+ years industry experience. >> Trend Briefing by The Future Laboratory Don’t forget to book your tickets before the forthcoming Easter break, tickets are already selling fast. It’s going to be an amazing chance for students, graduates & lecturers to find out what is in store for 2010 & beyond, within a decade that is already being dubbed the ‘Turbulent Teens’.

Special Offer! Sign up to full access to http://www.thetrendboutique.co.uk until the end of July 2010 for just £30 (telephone purchases only), providing you with a great resource until the end of this academic year! * Offer open to students / graduates only. Must be purchased by calling 0115 9529116, offer not available online. The Trend Boutique (UK) Ltd Studio 4B Stoney House 26-30 Stoney Street Nottingham NG1 1LL Tel: +44 (0) 115 952 9116 E-mail: info@thetrendboutique.co.uk

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January 6, 2010

delicious.com/trendhub

time today to sift and sort the delicious page

http://delicious.com/tags/trendhub

What is Delicious?

“Delicious is a social bookmarking service that allows users to tag, save, manage and share web pages from a centralized source. With emphasis on the power of the community, Delicious greatly improves how people discover, remember and share on the Internet.

Things you can do with Delicious

Bookmark any site on the Internet, and get to it from anywhere

Instead of having different bookmarks on every computer, Delicious makes it easy to have a single set of bookmarks kept in sync between all of your computers. Even if you’re not on a computer you own, you can still get to your bookmarks on the Delicious website.

Share your bookmarks, and get bookmarks in return

If your friends use Delicious, you can send them interesting bookmarks that they can check out the next time they log in. Of course, they can do the same for you. As you explore the site and find interesting users, you can use our Subscriptions and Network features to keep track of the Delicious tags and users you find most interesting.

Discover the most useful and interesting bookmarks on the web

See what’s hot with Delicious users by checking out our popular tags. By looking at popular bookmarks for a tag, you’ll be able to discover the most interesting bookmarks on the topics you’re most interested in. Browse bookmarks on just about anything from the best programming tips to the most popular travel sites, all in an easy to read format.”



November 27, 2009

theGOOD : An Interactive Think Tank

theGOOD : An Interactive Think Tank.

his interactive think tank creates meaningful connections between the analog and digital worlds; the site not only showcases its portfolio of work and experimentation but aggregates and displays its social data.

November 10, 2009

Burberry launches social networking site

Burberry launches social networking site

From Draper online – 9 November 2009 | By Amy Shields

“Burberry has launched its social networking site artofthetrench.com, celebrating the British heritage brand’s iconic trench coat.

Burberry will work with some of the world’s leading photographers to catalogue trench coat wearers’ love of the outerwear item and their personal stories relating to their Burberry trench.

Visitors to the site will be invited to submit their own portraits depicting themselves in their trench.

For the site’s launch, Burberry creative director Christopher Bailey commissioned a collection of photographs of trench wearers taken by photographer Scott Schuman of The Sartorialist.”

Reads more ….. Burberry launches social networking site | News | Drapers.

October 22, 2009

Afterall – a research and publishing organisation

What can I say except if you don’t know this resource already and if you haven’t seen the journal go look

it is available in the University library http://library.hud.ac.uk/catlink/bib/520090/cls/

Location: Huddersfield
Collection: Floor 3 Journals Back Issues
Status: Currently Received
Media Type: Journal
Main run:
1 (1999)
3 (2001) – 13 (2006)
14 (Autumn 2006) – 22 (Winter 2009)

or seen the online resource http://www.afterall.org/online/

I recomend you take a look and add it to your  “things to do/look at” list

Afterall, a journal of art, context and enquiry.  Afterall offers in-depth analysis of artists’ work, along with essays that broaden the context in which to understand it.

“Afterall is a research and publishing organisation based in London. Founded in 1998 by Charles Esche and Mark Lewis at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, University of the Arts London, Afterall focuses on contemporary art and its relation to a wider artistic, theoretical and social context.

In 1999 Afterall, a journal of art, context and enquiry, was launched. Afterall offers in-depth analysis of artists’ work, along with essays that broaden the context in which to understand it. This year the journal celebrates its 10th anniversary and as part of our celebration we have made the back catalogue of Afterall freely available to all. The journal was co-published with California Institute of the Arts from 2002 to 2009 and is currently published in association with MuHKA, Antwerp and UNIA arte y pensamiento, Seville.

In April 2006 we introduced Afterall Books and launched two new strands of publications to complement the journal: One Work and a series of Afterall readers. One Work is a library of small books, each title focusing on one important work of contemporary art through a single text. Afterall readers look at significant areas of modern and contemporary art practice through the commissioning and reprinting of a collection of key texts, artists’ statements and manifestos. A new series, titled Exhibition Histories, will be launched in 2010 in collaboration with the Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna and the Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven.

Afterall Online continues the lines of enquiry explored through the journal and the books. It features specially commissioned and regularly updated material including interviews with artists about their art practice, photo-essays and texts on artist’s projects, books and events.

Afterall also organises events including screenings, workshops, seminars and conferences in relation to its different research and publication projects, in London and elsewhere. Among these, we present a series of seminars with The Showroom.”

August 25, 2009

Spezify

Spezify.

I LOVE IT….

“Spezify is a search tool presenting results from a large number of websites in different visual ways.

We take web search further, away from endless lists of blue text links and towards a more intuitive experience.
We want you to get a good overview of a subject,
find useful information and be inspired with Spezify.

We mix all media types and make no difference
between blogs, videos, microblogs and images.
Everything communicates and helps building the bigger picture.

We collect websites and are aiming to use as many relevant, free and open API:s as possible to generate extensive and diverse search results.”

April 7, 2009

Best Online Free Tools & Resources For Industrial Designers

Best Online Free Tools & Resources For Industrial Designers -Written by waikit

a collection of the best and useful online tools & resources for industrial designers, most of them picked from different threads from the forums.

via Best Online Free Tools & Resources For Industrial Designers.

March 12, 2009

Web Apps – index of web applications and online tools – Go2web20

Web Apps – index of web applications and online tools – Go2web20.

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