Animated NYC

Once upon a time, the great Steve Earle wrote that he was going to New York City, because "there must be something happening there, it's just too big a town." Well, during animator James Curran's 30-day residency in the Big Apple, he discovered just what happens in that big town and interpreted each experience into 30 cool GIFs.

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For the love of Vinyl

Can you love a television show before you see it? If it's an HBO series, the answer is yes. We are less than one month away from the Home Box Office premiere of Vinyl and I'm already addicted. One peek at the trailers (see below) throw in Martin Scorsese plus Mick Jagger and there's a good reason to have high expectations. READ ON →

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Excellence in Giffetry

There are some forms of art that are looked down upon, such as the infamous animated gif. They were so outdated that they became cool and experimental. Suffice it to say that this animated gif by Helen Green as a tribute to David Bowie may be one of the best uses of the media and a fitting tribute to an icon. Watch closely enough and you'll even get a glimpse of the Goblin King. READ ON →

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Way Down in the Hole

The Wire aired on HBO from 2002 to 2008, running 5 brilliant seasons, but few noticed at the time. The series largely flew under the radar until it was off the air and word of mouth made it a cult hit. Well, cult hit status demands tributes, for better or for worse, and a fan's new animated promo definitely fits the former.

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Best Tunes of 2015

Because I can't get enough of the incessant year end Top 10 lists, I feel the need to add to the endless parade by creating my own each year, based on the jams that made my face melt, or had some other profound effect, during the course of the year.

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Cool and Collected

As we ring in the new year our eyes tend to focus on the future. It's easy to get caught up in the tide of negative news but the new year is a refreshing chance to start anew and focus on making a change for the better. Well Adidas and Parley have already started that process with a smart and savvy collaboration that is sure to make you feel good.

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Holiday Obscura

Ready for a holiday themed brain buster? Flex some serious pop culture brain power over at Merry Quizmas. The more obscure the Christmas reference, the more likely it is represented in the quiz. If anyone can figure out where to find the answers to the characters please fill us in.

Happy holidays to all!

 

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Yahooligans

Few of the digital super companies are as fun to watch as the shenanigans surrounding Yahoo's executives and their quest for a better business model. The latest proposal includes massive layoffs, axing perks and giving Marissa Mayer the boot. The proposal also includes the best basketball analogy of all time. READ ON →

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The Elves have gone Digital

Remember 'Elf Yourself' - the delightful video of elves sporting masks of your friends and relatives dancing like backup dancers? It's still around, although much less popular last Christmas season as Office Depot bought it as a promotional gimmick. Well, there are plenty of holiday gimmicks to go around and Google has brought back a dandy of a website called Google Santa Tracker that will have the kids clicking for joy. READ ON →

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The Empire

We are fast approaching one of the most magical times of year - Christmas blockbuster season! Because nothing says Christmas like spending a few hours with the fam ogling some epic fight scenes. There is going to be a huge wad of box office cash for the new Star Wars movie because it's advertising is everywhere.

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