A robot that flies like a bird
Plenty of robots can fly, but none can fly like a real bird. That is, until Markus Fischer and his team at Festo built SmartBird, a large, lightweight robot, modeled on a seagull, that flies by flapping its wings. A soaring demo fresh from TEDGlobal 2011.
A mind-bending explanation of ten dimensions
Musician Bobby McFerrin shows a wonderful example of how well people and the crowd quickly and naturally adapt to situations.
Great series of videos from Red Wing Shoes, explaining their passion even for small details such as a stitch, and their pride on making durable and strength shoes.
Source: Red Wing Shoes
“Here’s to the Crazy Ones”
Steve Jobs narrates the first Think different commercial “Here’s to the Crazy Ones”. It never aired. Richard Dreyfuss did the voiceover for the original spot that aired. However Steve’s is much better 1997
Director: Matt Barnett
Concept Development: Tatjana Green
Cinematographer: Brett Carlson
Editor: Lauren Carson
In large cities, such as Toronto, it’s the independent neighborhood spirit that gives people a real sense of community. The local spots where those in the know, go. Sam James Coffee Bar is just that for Toronto. A small (I mean tiny) out of the way place, where caffeine cravers flock to get a personal shot of espresso. Made by hand, just for you. In a world of ever growing automation, Sam James serves up perfectly crafted cups, one at a time.
A glimpse behind-the-scenes at Vitsœ’s London workshop.
Directed by: Jared Schiller