links for 2011-02-07
by Martin Belam, 7 February 2011
Just as the dance routines on "High School Musical" are like crack to pre-tweens, so any video of robots dancing in formation is guaranteed to throw all productivity out of the window for me. Dancing robots. You know you want to click it.
Tom's talk about how technology should add value to the creation of art and cultural artefacts
"Users aren’t *generally* just wandering around the internet going 'ooh, what’s that? I have no idea, why don’t I click it and see'. If you just add random new stuff to the primary navigation, the main thing that will happen is it will get ignored as users carry on their journeys to wherever they were already going."
Particularly impressed with "That's no moon. It's a space station."