It used to be that when people would go to see their favorite bands and DJs play, they would actually listen to the music, take in all of the visual stimulation around them, and get lost in the vibe. The advent of camera phones changed all of that. Nowadays you see a lot of people standing awkwardly still, taking videos with their smartphones. But startup Outlisten is proof that that doesn’t have to be a bad thing.
For the holidays season, Beats By Dre decided to reinvent their most popular line of headphones, The Studio, in a ton of candy colors: blue, pink, orange, and green. Dre even put together this sick commercial featuring himself, a lot of paint, and Nero’s “Me + You” – one of my favorite tracks. Check it out.
So if you know about memes and the internet, then you’ve heard of the popular meme Scumbag Steve. Well, if you’ve been watching AMC’s The Walking
This video touches on the three important b’s of college: Beer, Bitches, and Brothers. Not necessarily in that order, but sort of in that order. It’s giving me flashbacks of staying awake in a cold basement, chugging beers, and slapping people awake. Also, try not to fall into the trap of playing “Kill, Rape, Fuck” while you’re rushing…it just makes the rest of the night awkward.
If there’s one thing I love more than highly offensive pick-up lines soaked in chauvinism, it’s animals being offensive near alcohol. With Pick-Up Line Panda, I’ve got them all rolled into one, bad-ass meme. What have I learned? That after a few dollar beers at the bar, we all have a little bit of this dirtbag panda in all of us.
Everyone keeps on saying that the cloud is the future, but I didn’t really see it taking off…until today. The Interweb is ablaze with news of Apple’s new iTunes Match service, as well as Pogoplug, a previously unknown player in the game of clouds. I hereby deem November 14 “Day of the Cloud.”