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ditto is… thinking about earth

ditto is… thinking about earth

April 24, 2014 | Production - Patti Carbonell | No Comments

I often find myself immersed in books and documentaries that explain the social principles of the world we live in. Although I usually delve deep into the subject and I’m…

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ditto is… turning back The Wheel of Time

ditto is… turning back The Wheel of Time

April 22, 2014 | Editorial - Vincent Kelly | No Comments

One of the most influential series of books I’ve ever read, Robert Jordan’s “Wheel of Time” series, has recently been nominated for a Hugo award. The Hugos are fantasy and…

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ditto is… applying for the world’s toughest job

ditto is… applying for the world’s toughest job

April 16, 2014 | Editorial - Tom Thornton-Smith | No Comments

Interviewing for a role has always been a challenge, but I think that things have gotten worse since the dawn of the internet. Now employers are able to check out…

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ditto is… back in time for brunch

ditto is… back in time for brunch

April 14, 2014 | Film - Poppy Seekins | No Comments

This weekend I celebrated the return of ‘London’s original brunch party’ to its spiritual home. In honour of one of my friends’ birthday, we headed to MODE in Notting Hill,…

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ditto is… after the vinyl Holy Grail

ditto is… after the vinyl Holy Grail

April 11, 2014 | All, Film - dittotv | No Comments

Earlier this week one of the copies appeared for sale , with a hefty $13,500 price tag, on http://www.discogs.com/Caustic-Window-Caustic-Window-LP/release/482493 Thirteen and half grand is a fairly significant number, even for…

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ditto is… taking the road less-travelled

ditto is… taking the road less-travelled

April 8, 2014 | Editorial - Vincent Kelly | No Comments

It’s no secret that traditional (aka printed) publishing has come under fire in recent years from eReaders and dwindling readerships, despite claims to the contrary from Tim Waterstone at the…

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ditto is… holding creativity to a higher standard

ditto is… holding creativity to a higher standard

April 4, 2014 | Production - Patti Carbonell | No Comments

In the last couple of years, I’ve become curious about the relationship between the creative industries and current post-industrial society. I can’t avoid questioning their contribution towards the cultural development…

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ditto is… wiring in to VR

ditto is… wiring in to VR

April 2, 2014 | Production - Adam Dawe | No Comments

Last week it was announced that Facebook had paid $2 billion to purchase Oculus VR Inc., a two-year old virtual reality company with only one product: the Oculus Rift, a…

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ditto is… skyping from beyond the grave

ditto is… skyping from beyond the grave

March 28, 2014 | Editorial, Film, Production - Tom Thornton-Smith | No Comments

A number of films like the soon-to-be-released Transcendence have examined the thorny issue of housing a human intelligence in a digital context. I’ve always enjoyed these movies, in part because…

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ditto is… 30 years the wiser

ditto is… 30 years the wiser

March 26, 2014 | design, Tech - Patti Carbonell | No Comments

While earlier generations attended events like Expositions and the World Fair to keep their finger on the pulse, you and I are living in the era of the TED Talk….

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