Cookie Policy

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies.
We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.

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How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

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Third party analytics are used to track and measure usage of this site so that we can continue to produce engaging content. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site or pages you visit which helps us to understand how we can improve the site for you.

From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.

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important to you as it means that we can accurately make business predictions that allow us to monitor our advertising and product costs to ensure the best possible price.

The Google AdSense service we use to serve advertising uses a DoubleClick cookie to serve more relevant ads across the web and limit the number of times that a given ad is shown to you.

For more information on Google AdSense see the official Google AdSense privacy FAQ.

We use adverts to offset the costs of running this site and provide funding for further development. The behavioural advertising cookies used by this site are designed to ensure that we provide you with the most relevant adverts where possible by anonymously tracking your interests and presenting similar things that may be of interest.

We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; Facebook, Google+ will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

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More Information

Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need ornot it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us.

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How Computers “See” The World?

Probably many people have questioned themselves on how cameras, radars, motion, heat and even mimic detectors etc. “see” the world and gather information from objects and the environment we live in. Continue reading … How Computers “See” The World?

Robert Gill Creative Workout. Before and After

This is an inspiring and fascinating video by a photographer named Robert Gill. It shows how a man’s willpower can achieve amazing results, but at the same time underlines the importance of not bragging about them.

Mr. Gill pumped and ripped himself up, but not the “usual way”. As an artist, he decided to do it creatively.

Robert’s physical transformation is very impressive and the video worth watching.

  • 25.02.2013
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A Journey Through Seasons: Minute By Minute, Season By Season

The Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation has created an outstanding documentary called “A Journey Through Seasons”, recording Norway’s northernmost railway – “Nordlandsbanen”, which is 729 km (453 miles) long. The Nordland Railway links cities of Trondheim and Bodø. Continue reading … A Journey Through Seasons: Minute By Minute, Season By Season

  • 18.02.2013
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Escalade

Birdo Studio from Brazil created an interesting animation on a topical issue – environmental protection. The video is called Escalade, which is Portuguese for “rise”, was one of the winners of Brazil’s Cine Ambiente competition in 2011. Continue reading … Escalade

  • 14.01.2013
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Sebastian Errazuriz. Latin American Philosopher-Artist

Sebastián Errazuriz. Rubber Globe

A Chilean born, New York based artist and designer Sebastian Errazuriz creates quaint and somewhat bizarre art objects out of ordinary things. He seeks to create works that could remind people of their mortality, invite them to look again at their lives and question their daily routines. Continue reading … Sebastian Errazuriz. Latin American Philosopher-Artist

  • 07.01.2013
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Tron Dance

An innovative and original performance by the Japanese dance team „Wrecking Crew Orchestra” is going viral on the Internet. The troupe members are wearing dark specially-designed exoskeleton-like suits, parts of which emanate light.

The Tron-inspired dance, which they perform, with the suit-emitted light hitting the beat, brings a quite remarkable and mesmerizing show.

The new type of dance technology is ensured by the exoskeleton-like suits that emit light, which is remotely controlled.

Ebru – The Art Of Drawing On The Water

Ebru is the Turkish art of paper-handling or marbling. The oldest known Ebru was founded in the 11th century. It shows that even at this time the art had reached perfection. According to scientists, it probably took many centuries to achieve the astounding quality of this art form. Ebru is the so old that to this day there are disputes on its origin. Some assume that Ebru appeared in India, and later was learnt by the Persians, who passed the knowledge over to the Ottomans – Turks. However, some say that its origin might ultimately lead back to the Chinese Tang dynasty document that mentions a process of coloring paper on water with five hues. Continue reading … Ebru – The Art Of Drawing On The Water

  • 25.06.2012
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A Photo Bank Advertisement Showed 853 Photos Per Minute

A Brazilian photo bank “Getty Images” commercial, consists of 853 photos.

Different images from various photo shoots made up a original wordless life story of a man. In the beginning, he meets a girl; they make love and give birth to a child. They age and, unfortunately, he becomes widowed. The man moves on a journey and at the end of his life, suddenly wins in a lottery and becomes rich. The entire story is told in a minute. Meaning the pictures are shown very fast-paced. Continue reading … A Photo Bank Advertisement Showed 853 Photos Per Minute

  • 02.04.2012
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Samsung Turns A Human Face Into An Advert Canvas


For the Galaxy Y Duos smartphone presentation Samsung in Portugal held a light show on a human face, using a popular advertising technique of 3D-mapping on an unusual surface. The advertising images were projected directly on the actor, with a pretty stunning result.

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