Hark! the Half-Elvis Sings (and How to Properly Cook Bacon)

Bacon is overrated for a good reason; it’s such a beautiful piece of meat that it ascends to an almost mythical station. It can’t live up to, and at the same … Continue reading Hark! the Half-Elvis Sings (and How to Properly Cook Bacon)

Oh Hello, Orkut

Orkut, the social platform was a nutty potpourri of ahead of its time inventiveness, a massive portion of communality, a pinch of sophomoric amoralism; all chased down with an air of digital exclusivity, and mothered by the, even then, the formable mothership that was Google.

WeChat, the Most Succesful Do-It-All App that You Probably Never Heard of

How did a Chinese mobile phone app go from a humble messenger to one of the most successful tech companies in the world, boasting a massive user base and you … Continue reading WeChat, the Most Succesful Do-It-All App that You Probably Never Heard of