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.
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
Blaze Tower was an action hero who couldn’t survive one page of his own action novel.
The 2010 “I Like it” breast cancer meme went viral with titillating ingredients; but could it have been done better? Should it have been done at all?
So Friday the office closed early, which was fantastic because I needed to get an oil change and finish a paper for school; maybe pick up a new graphic novel. … Continue reading Pizza Headphones… a review
Warby Parker, dubbed “The Netflix of Eyewear” by GQ in 2010, has a name derived from 2 Jack Kerouac characters and wants to sell you prescription eyewear over the internet; all because of a lost pair of glasses.
In terms of satisfaction; finishing a stick of deodorant is almost as good as finishing a book. I didn’t say finishing deodorant was as good as finishing an excellent book. … Continue reading Starting with a Stick of Deodorant