Category : New Media

Costumes on Parade at Comic-Con 2013

Costumes on Parade at Comic-Con 2013

From: CNET One of the premier multi-day costuming events of the year, San Diego Comic-Con brought its A-game with outfits that were funny, accurate, unique, and just plain creepy.

Dropbox, Spotify, Gmail, Skype: Are We In A Subscription Bubble?

Dropbox, Spotify, Gmail, Skype: Are We In A Subscription Bubble?

From: TechCrunch Editor’s note: Ezra Galston is a VC at I2A Fund, a young entrepreneur at Foundation Capital, a Kauffman Fellows Finalist and a second-year MBA student at Chicago Booth. He focuses on early-stage technology investments. Follow him on Twitter @EzraMoGee. It seems like nearly every tech business has sought to employ a subscription model for its services. While [...]

Facebook to announce new look for News Feed

Facebook to announce new look for News Feed

From: CNN Facebook is rolling out a fresh design for its central page, the News Feed, at an event Thursday. The main column that cuts down the center of the Facebook home page currently shows a hodgepodge of updates, photos, links and likes from friends, companies, organizations and any other pages you follow. The feed [...]

Twitter Is Already Winning The Social TV War, But It Will Soon Do More

Twitter Is Already Winning The Social TV War, But It Will Soon Do More

From: TechCrunch The past few years have been a rollercoaster ride for the social TV market. Driven by the growth of smartphone and tablet usage while viewers watch television, dozens of companies have emerged in that time to aggregate audiences who wish to share what they’re watching on TV with other, like-minded viewers. But for [...]

How Social Media Influences Fashion

How Social Media Influences Fashion

From: CNN Cash-strapped millennials curate style via social media Editor’s note: To many Baby Boomers and Gen Xers, the millennial generation is a mystery. These 18- to 29-year-olds are history’s very first “always connected” generation, defined by all their phones and gadgets, and they’ve been accused of being overly entitled. The series “Millennials: A Generation Revealed” [...]

Pin-Speration: A Graphic Designer's Captivating Pins

Pin-Speration: A Graphic Designer’s Captivating Pins

From: Free People When I first created my Pinterest account, one of the first people I started following was our senior graphic designer. She has such an artistic eye, which comes as no surprise, and her pinterest boards are a true reflection of that. I love seeing what inspires different people and what types of [...]