Tag: ENTERTAINMENT

19 Dec 2016

‘Serial,’ ‘Lore,’ ‘Still Processing’: The Atlantic’s 50 Best Podcasts of 2016

Gone are the days of explaining what a podcast is: The arrival of money to the form and a continued increase in listeners has led to another banner year and the premiere of hundreds of shows to suit any listener’s audio preferences. Whether it’s entrepreneurial advice, video game breakdowns, or candid looks at celebrities, if […]

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16 Dec 2016

StubHub ‘Virtual View’ Lets You Preview Your Seat

Ticket marketplace StubHub has launched a new Virtual View feature which will let users know exactly what the view from their seats will look like before buying tickets. Often times when trying to purchase tickets online the diagram isn’t to scale, and its rarely clear why the price of one section is significantly different than […]

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10 Dec 2016

Amazon Go + Self-Checkout Trends

@ELECTRICRUNWAY Self-checkouts were the talk of the town this week with Amazon’s introduction of Amazon Go and Rebecca Minkoff’s collaboration with QueueHop. Experts predict that by 2020 we’ll be 3D printing our own clothing at home, and a few fashion tech announcements. It’s Friday, December 9th and here’s what you need to know this week […]

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15 Nov 2016

Daniel Avery Debuts DJ-Kicks Mix on !K-7 Records

WHO: Daniel Avery WHAT: DJ-Kicks WHERE: Lot 613, 613 Imperial St. , Los Angeles, California (323) 464-7300 Daniel Avery DJ-Kicks !K-7 Records By John-Paul Shiver The essential proof is in the pudding scenario for all great art is that the anticipation and duration of time leading up to being taken on a journey, is the ability to loose track of […]

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14 Nov 2016

M.I.A Launches DIY ‘Make Your Own Merch’ Initiative

After partnering with H&M earlier this year to raise awareness about the ramifications of clothing waste, M.I.A has announced a new way for fans to get their hands on her newly designed merchandise, following the recent release of her album AIM. Last week the “Paper Planes” singer tweeted out, asking fans if they would be willing […]

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10 Nov 2016

Korean Rapper Keith Ape’s “Let Us Prey”– A Seaworld Protest Anthem

Since the 90s, many Korean artists have established their careers by echoing early American hip-hop, with many achieving substantial commercial success by fusing rap bars with the infectious, radio-friendly sounds of K-pop. Fueled by the potency of social media and youth internet culture, these artists have been amassing global recognition thanks to their experimental street-meets-east […]

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29 Oct 2016

MOBY x CIRCLE V Music + Food Event Raises $80K for Animal Rights

“Circle V is more than a music festival; it’s a movement. By spotlighting vegan food, speakers, and artists, we hope this event inspires and empowers people to take action to make the world a kinder place for animals.” Nathan Runkle, President, Mercy For Animals On Sunday, October 23rd over 2,000 festivalgoers gathered in Hollywood at the Fonda […]

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21 Oct 2016

#AR/VR Eye Tracking Patent Race Is On

Neuro-technology firm SyncThink announced today that it has received a patent related to tracking eye movements in virtual reality headsets. That could be a potentially important piece of intellectual property, as VR headsets become more plentiful. VR is expected to be a $30 billion market in 2020, according to tech advisor Digi-Capital. “VR technology is […]

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18 Oct 2016

Top 4 Audio Accessories Below $200 for the Tech Savvy Audiophile

Based on a 2005 study, almost all adults online report that they use new technology when listening to music. This was one of the findings of the ‘Audio Consumption Study’. It also revealed that technology, particularly mobile devices, led to a higher consumption of audio content. “Over the last two years, we have witnessed a […]

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