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  • The Netflix Binge Scale Analyzes How People Watch Its Shows

    The Netflix Binge Scale Analyzes How People Watch Its Shows

    It’s an uncomfortable truth that Netflix knows more about our personal viewing habits than we ourselves have taken the time to analyze, and you can believe they’re constantly seeking new ways to optimize that knowledge to their advantage. But they’ve recently given us a little benign glimpse at that insider info with The Netflix Binge […]

  • “Flu Game” Pop-Up Shop From Jordan Brand Coming to Utah

    “Flu Game” Pop-Up Shop From Jordan Brand Coming to Utah

    June 11th, 1997: Michael Jordan leads the Chicago Bulls to a 90-88 win and 3-2 series lead against the Utah Jazz in game 5 of the NBA Finals, even though he was suffering from the flu. It’s come to be known as the “Flu Game,” and in three days (to celebrate the 19th anniversary) Jordan […]

  • Prince: 15 Additional Albums Added to Tidal for Artist’s Birthday

    Prince: 15 Additional Albums Added to Tidal for Artist’s Birthday

    Yesterday (June 7th) would have been Prince‘s 58th birthday had he not ascended into the next realm of sexfunk almost two months ago. To honor The Purple One on his birthday, streaming service Tidal has added not one, not two, but 15 previously-unavailable Prince albums to its library, which is for now the only place […]

  • The Minimalist: A Watch Collection From Original Grain

    The Minimalist: A Watch Collection From Original Grain

    Crowdfunded watch brand Original Grain has become known since its inception in 2013 for unusual watches, but they’ve outdone themselves with their latest collection, entitled The Minimalist. That’s an extremely appropriate name, not just because of the sleek visual design of the watches in the collection, but because they have the purportedly thinnest bezel in […]

  • ‘The Many Varieties of Whiskey’ From Pop Chart Labs

    ‘The Many Varieties of Whiskey’ From Pop Chart Labs

    Whiskey: It’s complicated. Sometimes it’s even spelled “whisky,” depending on where it was made and what exactly it is the speller wants to convey—or something. Look, I’m not an expert, which is why I’m currently in awe at the latest Pop Chart Labs masterpiece entitled The Many Varieties of Whiskey. Every major type of whiskey, […]

  • A Bathing Ape x Felix the Cat Collection

    A Bathing Ape x Felix the Cat Collection

    Even in a pop culture landscape dominated by extremely old comic book and cartoon characters, Felix the Cat is a senior citizen, having first appeared way back in 1919, almost a full century ago. But like Neil Young and Lou Reed before him, Felix is finding new life in the 21st century by collaborating with […]

  • Mercury: “The World’s First Universal Camera”

    Mercury: “The World’s First Universal Camera”

    The world of photography is a sometimes-confusing maze of different formats, lenses, shutter speeds, light levels, etc. A single camera that can handle all known photography formats would be an easy way to cut through a little bit of that clutter, but it’s taken until now for such a camera to be developed: The Mercury. […]