author: Krasimir Tsonev

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#Inspiration


A journey into software development with Lea Verou

posted in Inspiration on 2020-06-05   , ,

Lea Verou, known in the community as the "Queen of CSS", shares her personal story about how she became a web developer. She discusses how her passion for computers began in her childhood and her dream of living outside Greece.

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How Open Source Changed My Life with Max Stoiber

posted in Inspiration on 2020-04-28   , ,

We spent a day with Open Source-“Wunderkind” Max Stoiber in Vienna. Despite his young age of only 23, Max has achieved incredible things: he's created react-boilerplate and styled-components, his start-up, Spectrum, was recently acquired by GitHub and he gives talks all over the world. Learn more about his journey - and how he dropped out of university (twice!) - in this mini-doc.

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GraphQL: the documentary

posted in Inspiration on 2020-03-03   , ,

Starring Lee Byron, Dan Schafer and Nick Schrock (co-creators of GraphQL) and other big names from the #GraphQL community, "GraphQL: The Documentary" explores the story of why and how GraphQL came to be and the impact it's having on big #tech companies worldwide, including Facebook, Twitter, Airbnb and Github.

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Vue.js documentary

posted in Inspiration on 2020-02-28   , ,

With the help of Sarah Drasner, Taylor Otwell, Thorsten Lünborg and many others from the Vue.js community, Evan You tells the story of how he fought against the odds to bring Vuejs to life.

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Bret Victor: Inventing on principle

posted in Inspiration on 2020-01-01   , ,

I just finished reading My Decade in Review by Dan Abramov and as part of his article he mentions this talk by Bret Victor. I think it's amazing and want to keep a reference to it somewhere. What a better place than this 12 years old blog.

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Short movie by Oscar-winning animator Patrick Osborne

posted in Inspiration on 2016-07-10   , ,

Amazing art direction and storytelling in this one of a kind 360-degree musical short film from Oscar-winning animator Patrick Osborne. Watch out, it's a tear jerker!

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The last job on Earth

posted in Inspiration on 2016-02-18  

Did you know that in the next 30 years 50% of the jobs will go away because we'll get machines doing them. I have the good feeling that my job (programming) is not in those 50%. Or maybe it is :)

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Web Highlights #7

posted in Inspiration on 2013-07-27   , ,
Everyday I'm reading or watching something which I find helpful. Normally I bookmark those things, but at the end I have dozen of folders and subfolders which I never check. So, I decided to make such blog post where I'll share valuable things in the net. read more comments

Building the Web Together

posted in Inspiration on 2013-07-16  
From a humble beginning of static text, images, and links, the web has grown into a rich platform teeming with interactive content and powerful applications. To all the developers & users out there who continue to push this evolution forward--thank you. read more comments

Design - Apple Mac

posted in Inspiration on 2013-06-28  
Jonathan Ive, Senior VP Industrial Design at Apple describing the design process of the Mac Book. Very engrossing! read more comments

The hunted playlist

posted in Inspiration on 2013-05-16  
I was searching such a playlist from very long time ago. Finally I accidentally dropped on it. read more comments

Popular Science Fleischer Studios The Cartoon Process

posted in Inspiration on 2013-03-21  
A look inside Fleischer Studios in the late 1930s, and a glimpse at the making of one of the 2-reel color Popeye cartoons. Believed to be Public Domain. read more comments

sugru - self-setting rubber that can be formed by hand

posted in Inspiration on 2013-02-20   , ,
sugru is the exciting new self-setting rubber that can be formed by hand. It moulds like play-dough, bonds to almost anything and turns into a strong, flexible silicone rubber overnight. read more comments

DJ Focus ...

posted in Inspiration on 2012-11-20  
Self-taught African Teen Wows M.I.T. read more comments

"Goldfish Salvation" by Riusuke Fukahori

posted in Inspiration on 2012-10-10  
Artist Riusuke Fukahori's London debut exhibition "Goldfish Salvation" transforms ICN gallery into the world of goldfish. When struggling with artistic vision, Fukahori's pet goldfish became his inspiration and ever since his passion and lifelong theme. His unique style of painting uses acrylic on clear resin which is poured into containers, resulting in a three-dimensional appearance and lifelike vitality. read more comments

4 minutes hip hop history by Eklips

posted in Inspiration on 2012-10-10  
French beat box phenomenon EKLIPS performs a 4 minutes history of HIP HOP for Trace Urban... In one single take! www.eklips-beatbox.com read more comments

VarnaLab Challenges event

posted in Inspiration on 2012-09-18   , ,
A great event is coming in VarnaLab - http://www.varnalab.org/2012/09/varnalab-challanges.html read more comments

Willow - Sweater

posted in Inspiration on 2012-09-15  
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Oh Joy!

posted in Inspiration on 2012-09-03   ,
We brought the country to the city. To revive the grey concrete, to break the routine and give you a moment to reflect on what we are and where we are going. Sometimes surprises just happen and we have no influence over them but we do have influence over our perception. How ready are you to accept whatever life throws at you with a smile? read more comments

Congo: The Grand Inga Project (Best Short Film of the Year Awards 2012)

posted in Inspiration on 2012-08-24   , ,
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The VarnaConf 2012 videos are being released!

posted in Inspiration on 2012-08-22  
It was really great even. For those of you which weren't there, checkout what happened. read more comments

VarnaConf 2012 - a great event for developers

posted in Inspiration on 2012-08-07   , ,
If you are in Varna, Bulgaria this Saturday please visit "Chernorizets Hrabar" Free University of Varna. Really interesting conference, with great speakers. More about the event, lecturers and everything else here http://varnaconf.com/. read more comments

Sight

posted in Inspiration on 2012-07-27  
A short futuristic film by Eran May-raz and Daniel Lazo. This is our graduation project from Bezaleal academy of arts. read more comments

Le Miroir

posted in Inspiration on 2012-07-12  
Le Miroir tells the story of a man - in the sense of the human being - which passes from childhood to the status of "old man", the time to freshen up. read more comments

The Beauty of a Second

posted in Inspiration on 2012-04-21  
190 years ago, Nicolas Rieussec recorded time to an accuracy of a fifth second for the first time - the chronograph was born. To celebrate this unique invention, Montblanc created the one-of-a-kind "The Beauty of a Second" short-film contest presented by the famous film director Wim Wenders. read more comments

REBIRTH of GAEA - Flowing Meditation

posted in Inspiration on 2012-03-10   ,
A layer-by-layer deconstruction of "Flowing Meditation," part of REBIRTH of GAEA, an epic visual tapestry delicately interweaving reflections on the environment and spirituality through the rich imagery of Greek Mythology. read more comments

Nice work by Nick Kwiatek

posted in Inspiration on 2012-02-09  
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Get Clients to say Yes! (by Paul Boag)

posted in Inspiration on 2012-02-04   ,
Paul Boag covers strategies for working better with design clients. read more comments

Derrick May Feature

posted in Inspiration on 2012-01-19  
"Wherever the music comes from, if there is no focus behind it then it's just noise".Electronic Beats Slices Feature about Detroit legend Derrick May.Taken from Slices Issue 4-11. read more comments

The powerful rendering opportunities of the modern browsers

posted in Inspiration on 2011-12-21   , ,
Are you wondering what you can do with Canvas and WebGL. Check http://mrdoob.github.com/three.js/ to find out. read more comments

Steve Jobs Painting

posted in Inspiration on 2011-11-16  
Aaron Kizer paints Steve Jobs with Nonstop AKA Marquese in Owensboro, Kentucky at the 11th Hour Live Music and Arts Show. www.kizerarts.com read more comments

My Friend Jason by Shot at The Dark

posted in Inspiration on 2011-11-10   , ,
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Finally! My Pomodoro Robotlegs timer is here

posted in Inspiration on 2011-09-29   , ,
Today I received my Pomodoro Robotlegs timer. Special thanks to Stray and Robotlegs team for this little gem. read more comments

Face substitution

posted in Inspiration on 2011-09-25  
This is a technical demo for face substitution technique. The application works in real time and it's developed using the opensource framework for creative coding openFrameworks: openFrameworks.cc. read more comments

Portal: No Escape

posted in Inspiration on 2011-08-24  
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8 Hours in Brooklyn

posted in Inspiration on 2011-08-14   ,
"All footage was shot within an 8 hour span in Brooklyn, NYC. Several of these shots will be used in part w/ a series of spots we are directing/producing which will be released sometime in the near future." read more comments

F5 2011 RE:PLAY Film Festival. Inductance

posted in Inspiration on 2011-05-17   ,
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TIJI

posted in Inspiration on 2011-05-07  
A black and white forest is colored in vibrant hues under our eyes except for one sad little panda, which sets off the compassion of an imaginative little boy. read more comments

How We\'ll Layout Websites in 2016

posted in Inspiration on 2011-04-30  
Peter (@stopsatgreen) delivered a lightning talk for us on the various CSS3 layout methods being developed by the W3C and his opinion on their potential future. read more comments

Mighty Antlers

posted in Inspiration on 2011-04-13  
Bachelor film project 2011 from The Animation Workshop.Story: a man drives his car furiously down a narrow road, surrounded by a vast forest. When he encounters a deer in the middle of the road he makes a villainous attempt to ram it. However this particular hit and run has jaw crushing, battering consequencesBy: Sune Reinhardt, Mikael Iln?s, Michael L. Fonsholt, Jouko Keskitalo read more comments

Modular Marble Machines

posted in Inspiration on 2011-03-15  
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Living Room - Concept Mr.Beam

posted in Inspiration on 2011-02-17  
"We created an unique physical 3D video mapping experience by turning a white living room into a spacious 360° projection area. This technique allowed us to take control of all colors, patterns and textures of the furniture, wallpapers and carpet. All done with 2 projectors." read more comments

Japanese synchronized gymnastics

posted in Inspiration on 2011-02-12  
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Time Warp 2011 - Trailer

posted in Inspiration on 2011-01-29  
Amazing lineup ... read more comments

Earthrise cinematic by GENIG Studio

posted in Inspiration on 2011-01-22  
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Hezarfen

posted in Inspiration on 2011-01-17  
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Maybe One Day

posted in Inspiration on 2010-12-17  
a Rankin and Chris Production / Directed by Chris Cottam / UK / 2009 read more comments

Bottle by Kirsten Lepore

posted in Inspiration on 2010-12-14  
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Original Elephant Painting

posted in Inspiration on 2010-12-05  
Watch this elephant paint a beautiful image of an elephant holding a flower. You'll be amazed at how her talent unfolds as she carefully completes each stroke. Her mahout talks to her throughout the process as his gentle touch gives her confidence. She focuses on her work and seems to enjoy the approval of the audience and, of course, the sugar cane and banana treats. All of her training has been reward based. read more comments

Azureus Rising - Proof of Concept

posted in Inspiration on 2010-12-01  
Azureus Rising is the proof of concept for a science fiction action adventure feature film saga and next gen video game. read more comments

Film Inspiration

posted in Inspiration on 2010-11-25   ,
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Ethan Law Roue Cyr presentation

posted in Inspiration on 2010-11-16  
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Kilian Martin: A Skate Regeneration

posted in Inspiration on 2010-11-15  
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Todor and Petru

posted in Inspiration on 2010-10-28  
Interesting clip, mix of animation and live action. read more comments

EXODUS (stunning visuals)

posted in Inspiration on 2010-09-06  
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Fat-Man Collective

posted in Inspiration on 2009-09-06   , ,
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Любими блогове

posted in Inspiration on 2009-10-04   , ,
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Resn - Interactive Agency

posted in Inspiration on 2008-11-28   , ,
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The biggest site for free cool desktop wallpapers

posted in Inspiration on 2008-11-21  
The biggest site for free cool desktop wallpapersInterfaceLift.com read more comments

FILMEFEX Studio

posted in Inspiration on 2008-09-15   , ,
Filmefex StudioFilmefex Studio is a special effects facility, where they design and create effects for the motion picture industry. Check out here read more comments

Great works from Cinemotion

posted in Inspiration on 2008-08-25   , ,
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Creative navigation by Hellomonday.com

posted in Inspiration on 2008-08-22   , ,
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