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Will Smith and Jimmy Fallon Beatbox Using Loopy App

By | Feb 6, 2015 at 6:30 pm

Last night, Jimmy Fallon and Will Smith beatboxed “It Takes Two” on NBC’s Tonight Show, with the help of an iPad app called Loopy. The app loops multiple audio tracks, which allowed Fallon and Smith to get the crowd going without anything else but technology…and their talent, of course….

Art

Emoji Art: Portraits of Your Favorite Celebrities

By | Jan 16, 2015 at 8:00 pm

We recently published a story about Emojis how 2014 was the year that emojis took over. From the most popular “word” (the heart emoji) to marketing campaigns, emojis are quickly becoming an important tool used to communicate. Today, Internet anti-socialite, and all around digital blender…

Business

Get Ready For 4K Ultra HD Movies In Your Living Room

By | Jan 11, 2015 at 10:00 am

I think most of us would concur we’d much rather watch a movie at home (the minute it comes out!) and not have to wait in line, hopefully getting a ticket and only seeing the damn thing once. Cable companies are barely improving by…

Apple

The 11 Best Heartwarming Holiday Ads of 2014

By | Dec 23, 2014 at 9:00 am

The winter holiday season has been, and will always be, one of the most emotional times of the year. For many people around the world, it’s often the only time during which they get to see family and old friends; it’s a season filled…

Jobs

2014 in Tech Review: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

By | Dec 23, 2014 at 8:00 am

Editor’s Note: The opinions in this story belong to the writer.  It’s time to look back at 2014 and review some of our industry’s achievements and failures this year. There are many lessons to be learned in tech as we prepare for 2015. In…

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Business

Invisible Children to Shut Down in 2015: Lessons for Entrepreneurs

By | Dec 18, 2014 at 4:30 pm

This week, the nonprofit organization best known for the KONY 2012 campaign, Invisible Children, announced that it will close its San Diego, California, headquarters and cease operations by 2015. In 2012 they became famous with their campaign to “End a War” in Uganda and find Lord’s Resistance Army…

Business

KISS Launches Official Photo App for Fans, KISS Me!

By | Dec 15, 2014 at 2:30 pm

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame legendary band KISS launched a photo tool app, KISS Me! Official Photo App, so fans feel they are part of the band as they continue their world tour. Through photo customizations, the app lets users put themselves and their…

Entertainment

The Sickest Drums in Metal is This Guy on His iPad [Video]

By | Dec 6, 2014 at 8:00 am

Who needs a drumset when you can learn how to play a killer drum set on your iPad? Technology is making it easier for people not only to learn unique skills on-the-go, but also save on space and money. Watch this guy killing it…

Business

Season 2 of Emmy-Nominated ‘The Future Starts Here’ Premieres Today

By | Oct 23, 2014 at 9:00 pm

The Emmy-nominated online series, The Future Starts Here, premiered today. Created by Webby Awards founder and filmmaker Tiffany Shlain, the series documents what it’s like to be a person living in our modern, digital age, exploring the ways through which technology has affected the ways…

Business

First Trailer of Edward Snowden Documentary ‘Citizenfour’

By | Oct 12, 2014 at 6:00 pm

Want to get a behind the scenes look at the Edward Snowden story? There is a documentary film titled Citizenfour that follows National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden and his release of classified documents and information to various media outlets. The documentary was directed by filmmaker Laura Poitras, who helped…

Breaking News

DC’s iStrategyLabs Creates Facebook’s ‘Mentions Box’ for Celebrity Video Interaction at Emmys

By | Aug 21, 2014 at 3:44 pm

This afternoon, iStrategyLabs founder and CEO Corbett posted a Mashable article about Facebook’s Mentions Box device that Facebook plans to use on the red carpet at Monday’s Emmy Awards. It seems, however, that Facebook was not actually the ones in charge of creating the device;…

Business

“Startupland” Documentary Launches Globally with Screenings in Over 50 Cities

By | Jun 10, 2014 at 8:30 am

After premiering this past March in Washington, DC, the Startupland documentary web series has announced that it will launch globally today, June 10th, with screenings in over 50 cities. “There’s so much knowledge to be shared and so many people hungry for access to it,” said associate…

Announcements

Vaynerchuk: No Dinner Reservation, No Problem. But it Will Cost You Extra

By | May 29, 2014 at 4:50 pm

Dining in New York City can be a hassle if not properly planned or there isn’t a willingness to wait for food.  Resy, a reservation app set to launch in June, wants to solve this problem. I know what you’re thinking; Isn’t there an…

Business

‘Startupland’ Documentary Sheds Light on the Human Stories Behind Startups

By | Mar 14, 2014 at 3:00 pm

Last night, at the E Street Landmark Theatre in downtown Washington, DC, the Kickstarter-funded Startupland made its global premiere. Centered on the experiences of early-stage startups going through the accelerator process, the web series offers not just very informative guidance through the startup journey (such as…