Fat guy from Jurassic park dies (or has he?), Alan Turing, minimal design and a really cute hopping dog! Welcome to our new feature looking at all the cool stuff doing the rounds at Moonfruit HQ (Don’t worry, we have been working too). Every Friday we’re going to bring you our latest findings in the world of tech, design and whatever tickles our fancy. So, what has been going on this week?
The latest happenings in the world of technology:
Smartphones are so last year
There’s a whole new generation of gadgets already set to steal the spot light. What comes after the smartphone? – CNN
Alan Turing honoured
Data institute named after the mathematician, computer pioneer and code breaking hero Alan Turing. Alan Turing institute – BBC Dennis Nedry lives! Yep, despite the best efforts of dinosaurs and Internet scamps, actor Wayne Knight is still with us. Check out the weird, and profitable world of celebrity death hoaxes below. Celebrity death hoaxes – Washington post
What effect does the Internet have on your memory?
We’re becoming information gannets apparently. Is the Internet changing our memory? – Laughing squid
Wait! Don’t emboss or add shade to that font before you read this. Simple, elegant and flat – The Next web
Minimal film posters
Simple, alternative designs for all your favourite films. Why can’t the official posters be like these? – Minimal film posters
Random fun stuff
Well, it is nearly the weekend:
Flappy bird returns!
Huzzah! A few months after its creator withdrew it from the App store, the infuriating and highly addictive game returns. Flapping back – CNN
Internet Meme ‘Blob fish’ becomes a toy
Ever wanted to buy your very own ‘Blob fish’. Well, you’re in luck weirdo. Cuddly Blob fish in the shops – Boing boing
Christopher Walken dances
Ace compilation of the movie lunatic, watch smuggler and surprisingly good dancer. ©miramaxfilms Go Walken, go – Huffington post
Puppy hops like bunny
Just…Awwww He thinks he’s a rabbit – Laughing squid
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