James talks about his latest project, The Right To Flight.
Saturday, July 19th, 2014
Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
Watch the skies: James Bridle’s balloon will be hovering above London distributing wifi.
Saturday, June 15th, 2013
Google’s plan to bring internet connectivity to remote areas by using balloons wafting in the stratosphere.
Considering that Google seems to put as much time and effort into its April Fool’s jokes as it does into its real projects, you’d be forgiven for assuming this was a spoof.
Tuesday, August 21st, 2012
Bomp. bomp. bomp. Satelloon of love. Bomp. bomp. bomp. Satelloon of love.
Sunday, February 12th, 2012
The Kiwi Foo Space Program (a weather balloon with an Android device attached) captured some beautiful images.
Monday, October 10th, 2011
Saturday, March 21st, 2009
This is the dictionary definition of awesome: schoolkids send a camera into space.
Tuesday, March 18th, 2008
George Clooney watches '2 Girls, 1 Cup': "Clooney puts his hand over his mouth like he's going to throw up. He bolts from his chair and walks out of the room."
Tuesday, April 4th, 2006
When mashups attack
One of the latest in the long line of map mixes is Galker Stalker. It takes user-submitted celebrity sightings and displays them on a map of Manhattan.
Has Nick Denton gone too far this time? George Clooney certainly thinks so. Of course, for a site like Gawker, any publicity is good publicity. Jessica and Jesse are just so excited that George Clooney has noticed their existence.