Turnstyle Jump: Top Reads for June 21, 2013

on Friday, Jun. 21st

9 Lessons From Phish and Insane Clown Posse For Deep Fan Engagement – Distaliations from author Nathan Rabin's book on "two of music's most maligned tribes". (Co.Create)

Rumor: Google May Help You Get Rid of Your Junk With Its New Service – Google may be preparing "Google Mine, and it will purportedly help users share their actual, tangible belongings with friends and keep track of what those friends are sharing, too." (Ars Technica)

$25 Million "Leap Fund" Announced For Leap Motion App Developers– The Leap Motion device represents a new genearation of gesture controls. The new fund will encourage development of software that uses the device. (9to5 Mac)

Brit Spies GCHQ Harvest All Undersea Cable Comms, All Uk Calls and Data, Share With 850,000+ Nsa Spooks and Contractors – Enjoy your weekend! (BoingBoing)

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To Build The VR Education of Tomorrow One Scholar Turns To The Past

There are plenty of folks in the education technology field who are excited about virtual reality as the next great educational tool.



We’re Closer To Our Photorealistic VR Future Than You’d Think (INTERVIEW)

A look into the virtual world of tomorrow with USC researcher Paul Debevec.


Prepare Yourselves For The Personal VR Video Revolution

Virtual Reality is rapidly approaching a watershed moment.

Ralph Echemendia

Spoiler Alert: Hollywood Isn’t Taking Cyber Security Seriously (LA Film Fest)

Tonight at the Los Angeles Film Festival, squeezed in between movies and red carpet events, a symposium on Cyber Security is being held at the Grammy Museum.

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Rent Video Straight From Social Media Via Gumroad

The people who brought the “Buy Now” button to Twitter are going all-in on film distribution.