Technology in the Arts #31

Podcast - Technology in the Arts #31

In our most recent episode, Brad and Jason discuss Thanksgiving, the Broadway stagehand strike and the popular constituent management database Salesforce.

Use the following handy-dandy links to follow along with the episode: - Updates on the stagehand strike, which fortunately came to a close on Thursday, Nov. 29. Read more about the agreement that was reached. - Web-based customer (or constituent) relationship management. Check out the company's nonprofit resource center at

Photosynth - Microsoft-developed tool that takes a large collection of photos of a place or object, analyzes them for similarities using complex algorithms, and displays them in a reconstructed 3D space. - Brad's "Cool Sites of the Episode" entry. This online artist community allows members to maintain and manage a roster of friends, family and fans, and share their art with their network and the general public. - Jason's "CSotE" entry. This site cuts out corporate lenders and lets people borrow money from other people.

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