Tag: Everything is a remix

'Everything is a Remix' explores the origins of iPhone functionality, skeuomorphism

The iPhone is often seen as a groundbreaking device -- and if we're talking about how it changed the mobile landscape, then it definitely was groundbreaking -- but the inspiration for the device didn't come out of thin air. In the latest edition of "Everything is a Remix," the iPhone is shown to b...

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'Everything is a Remix' examines software patents

In case you haven't seen it yet, the fourth episode of Kirby Ferguson's "Everything is a Remix" series went live in mid-February on Ferguson's site. As in the previous three episodes in the series, Ferguson examines modern attitudes toward "intellectual property" and how these attitudes rather cou...

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Everything is a Remix 3 features Apple, Macintosh history

If you haven't been watching Kirby Ferguson's video series, Everything is a Remix, go watch it now. The highly intelligent and well-researched series challenges modern views of creativity by pointing out that nearly all critically-lauded works are built upon the foundations of works that preced...

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