Category Archives: pop culture

Measuring Clout: 4 Music Charts Powered By Social Media

Fifty-three years ago this week, Billboard launched its “Hot 100 Chart,” which at the time tracked top singles based on radio play and sales. A lot has changed since 1958 when it comes to measuring the popularity of tunes. Namely, now there’s this thing called the Internet all up in the music business’s business. Granted, […] Continue reading

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15 Beautiful and Creative QR Codes [PICS]

In the same way that bar codes don’t have to be boring, quick response codes can also be creative. Thanks to a 30% tolerance in readability, you… Continue reading

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15 Beautiful and Creative QR Codes [PICS]

In the same way that bar codes don’t have to be boring, quick response codes can also be creative. Thanks to a 30% tolerance in readability, you… Continue reading

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5 Free Virtual Firework Shows To Celebrate July 4

If your favorite part of July 4 celebrations is the fireworks, then we’ve got a fun gallery for you. We’ve found five tools that offer vir… Continue reading

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10 Creative Bar Code Designs [PICS]

On this day in 1974, Clyde Dawson made history as the first consumer to buy a product that had been scanned into a till by its Universal Product Code.… Continue reading

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Google Doodle Depicts One Child’s Dream To Walk in Space

The results are in for the Doodle 4 Google U.S. competition. Matteo Lopez, an aspiring space explorer, has come out on top. The second-grader… Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day: We Celebrate With Google Doodles [PICS]

The second Sunday in May is when the United States, Canada and a great many other countries around the world honor their mothers, celebrate motherhood… Continue reading

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How Threadless.com Gets Those Awesome Photos [VIDEO]

Threadless is more than just a T-shirt company; it’s known for its culture of hipster-flavored creativity and its focus on great design. I… Continue reading

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Google’s Valentine’s Day Doodle Through the Years [PICS]

Happy Valentine’s Day to all you romantics out there! Google has set the mood on its infamously sparse homepage today with a brand new Google Do… Continue reading

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Paul Frank iPod Dock Adds Some Monkey to Your Music [GALLERY]

Everything is more fun when there’s a monkey involved. That’s just basically a fact. That’s why Paul Frank’s Julius Dance Machine is a must for your next wild party. Paul Frank — oh! maker of colorful, neon things — partnered with audio manufacturer SpeakerCraft to create this little Zenned-out creature, which works with all iPod […] Continue reading

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