Google delves into the world of reimagined advertising with their new venture, Art, Copy & Code. The project’s premise is to focus on the art of creating ideas for the interconnected age of technology, data and the consumer. One of the first “experiments” attached to the “ACC” boat is the Google+ x Adidas Talking Shoe. Think workout meets Knight Rider. You know, like the talking car. Check it out!
The folks over at BuzzFeed Food have a pretty indepth article about a 45yearold Cannabis baker from Los Angeles, California. The former nonprofit worker turned to baking as soon as her daughter became old enough to allow her some time to focus on the craft. The article highlights the interesting ins and outs of the burgeoningyetstill clandestine industry. With plenty of pictures to show, but tons of red tape to cross, it’s interesting to note what the mommy baker mentions her motivations are and how detailed the process gets. Check out the full article here.
Tech giant Google wows the world again, this time with a detailed look into their new stunning Tel Aviv offices. The 8floor space accommodates maximum collaborative and communication possibilities along with three restaurants, a gym, and resting areas. Check out the entire gallery of the offices here.
It’s been 10 years since the infamous release of Queensbred, New York City rapper, 50 Cent’s debut commercial album, Get Rich Or Die Tryin’. No question that the former drugdealer turned international business mogul has come a long way. But just in case fans and onlookers have a hard time processing the numbers, here’s an awesome infographic that breaks down Mr. Jackson’s record sales and accolades. Extraordinary, to say the least!k
West Coastbased MC and philanthropist, Murs, recently teamed up with Toyota and Complex to explore the individuality behind this sociallyconscious approach to music and art. The following video interviews Murs and has him describe a few features that also pertain to the idea of owning a Prius (PR work, of course). It’s cool, you can ignore the car pitch and take in the jewels that the brother drops. Peace, peace ya’ll!
Technology accessory company, Power A, is now offering intergalactic fans their choice of Star Warsinspired iPhone cases. The officiallylicensed limited edition cases offer snapon protection and are available in versions for either the iPhone 4/4S or the 5. Colorways include Darth Vader, C3PO, Chewbacca, or R2D2. $39.99 USD.
Brooklyn, New York Citybased nonprofit, Hoods To Woods, has teamed up with Good Wood to produce a custom bracelet for the holidays. Limited to 100, the special accessory will help the youthdriven initiative raise funds for their snowboarding education programs. For $20 USD we’ll support the real!
Excon Jeff Smith spent one year in federal prison. What he discovered while there was not what he had expected. On the inside he experienced the ingenuity and resourcefulness of fellow inmates that pretty much reflected the tenacity of modernday CEO’s and businessmen. The following is his remarkable TED Talk about how society should learn to tap into the resource of sharp inmates rather than stigmatize and outcast their return.
In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, UNIQLO is reaching out to those affected and spreading some warmth with a volunteer and donation program that will distribute 100,000 Heattech items and 10,000 Ultra Light Down jackets to those living in the areas of New York and New Jersey hardest hit by the storm.
Is there nothing sacred in this country anymore? Must everything be a money making scheme? Really, fruit made of sugar, oil and bits of dried fruit?
Check out this NBC today show report on how food companies are scamming you, the FDA is not protecting you and if you take anything away from this, never buy anything with the word “flavored” on the label ever again.