JAWS convertor: Measure your world in sharks

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in Cool Websites on Monday 25 February 2013

Everything, absolutely everything in the world, is measurable in sharks. It all began when writer-director Kevin Smith proposed in his podcast to visualize distances using sharks as a base unit. Multimedia software developer Matthew Wilber actually went ahead to build the convertor, describing it as ‘best used for measuring the expanse between two travel-able points, […]

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Behind the scenes photos from the making of Jaws

Rebekah Rhoden Contributor

By Rebekah Rhoden in New Trends on Friday 28 September 2012

Come on, who isn’t curious to see behind-the-scenes photos from a classic American movie? Now you can get a peak into what it was like to shoot the movie Jaws. Take away the open water attacks and the classic, terrifying soundtrack, and that giant mechanical shark doesn’t look so menacing anymore …

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Once Upon A Time by Brighton band Curxes

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By Georgina Langford in New Music on Friday 9 September 2011

Once Upon A Time is the latest work from Curxes unfolding fairytale, with their signature foreboding menace juxtaposing the industrial and theatrical to brilliant effect. The song’s inventive kitchen-sink beat and 80s-drenched synthetics blend a cranking, machine-like pop tune behind styled and confident vocals.

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