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Isn’t This Art A Bit Formulaic?

By on November 28, 2012 in Presentation Equipment with 0 Comments
Isn’t This Art A Bit Formulaic?

Alejandro Guijarro is a London- and Madrid-based artist working primarily in photography. His current exhibition, Momentum, consists of photographs, taken with a large-format camera, of chalkboards scribbled on at quantum mechanics research institutions. Momentum, showing at the Tristan Hoare Gallery in Notting Hill, London, closes on 30 November.

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Cats vs. Laser

By on November 18, 2012 in Presentation Equipment with 0 Comments

Here is some fine footage of cats chasing a laser taken from the point of view of the laser pointer. Via Neatorama.

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Patent Madness

By on August 7, 2012 in Fun, Presentation Equipment with 0 Comments
Patent Madness

A recent post on Boing Boing highlights the silliness of some patents. Did you know, for example, that when you tease your cat with a laser pointer, you are using a patented The exercise method is described by them thus: “A method for inducing cats to exercise consists of directing a beam of invisible light […]

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Automated Cat Tormentor

Over at Instructables there are instructions on how to build a CatBot, an “autonomous laser toy for your cat.” Basically, if you’re too lazy to move a cheap laser, you can build a robot to torment your mog for the rest of its life. More cat tormenting: * * * Laser pointers Presentation supplies

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Business Cards for Gang Members

Business Cards for Gang Members

We Are Supervision has shown off a lesser known snippet of Chicago’s history: Gang cards. Apparently it was common practice ca. 1980 for Chicago gangs to put together their own business cards to impress, intimidate, whatever. It’s a bit of outsider history with a homespun aethetic. The names of the members are often included. We […]

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Laser Sunday

By on November 27, 2011 in Presentation Equipment with 0 Comments
Laser Sunday

Very little to do with stationery (but we do sell presentation laser pointers). Oh well…

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PowerPointlessness

By on July 20, 2011 in Presentation Equipment with 0 Comments
PowerPointlessness

PowerPoint is very much part of the white-collar workplace vernacular. Yet by overuse it has become a less-than-compelling medium, apt to strike stupefaction in the brains of delegates. Most of us probably don’t see any point in the presentations we are subjected to. It’s even been suggested that PowerPoint harms our ability to think. Step […]

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Clear As Mud

By on June 10, 2011 in Fun, Presentation Equipment with 0 Comments
Clear As Mud

Projector manufacturers InFocus recently held a competition, “What Not to Present”, to uncover the worst in presentation skills via the medium of PowerPoint. Have a look at the whole panoply of obfuscation. Dim the lights, speak in tongues, sow the sweet seed of confusion.   Via Boing Boing

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Space Junk Solution: Lasers

By on March 24, 2011 in Janitorial, Presentation Equipment with 0 Comments
Space Junk Solution: Lasers

In addition to artificial satellites and the Moon, the Earth is orbited by man-made space debris, a collection of objects including anything from spent rocket stages and defunct satellites to collision fragments and astronaut pee. Some 3,000 still useful communications satellites orbit the Earth while the US military tracks about 20,000 pieces of space junk. […]

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Laser Pen Misuse

By on January 31, 2011 in Presentation Equipment with 0 Comments
Laser Pen Misuse

A man who dazzled a police helicopter pilot with a laser pen walked away from court with a £250 fine. Insurance salesman Mobisir Ali, 23, fired a green laser from an Oldham hotel room as a Greater Manchester Police chopper was flying overhead. The helicopter’s pilot lost his night vision for several seconds and couldn’t […]

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