Tag Archives: magazines

  • ‘Gossamer': A Magazine for “People Who Also Smoke Weed”

    ‘Gossamer': A Magazine for “People Who Also Smoke Weed”

    As marijuana gets more and more mainstream, the days in which enjoying it could be a central tenet of one’s entire personality get farther and farther behind us in the cultural rear view mirror. Enter Gossamer, a kind of High Times for the 21st century. Gossamer is billed as being for “people who also smoke weed.” “Also,” as in, you’re […]

  • ‘The Disconnect': An Offline-Only Online Magazine

    ‘The Disconnect': An Offline-Only Online Magazine

    I’m probably not alone in that I often feel nostalgic for the golden, pre-internet age of magazines. You’d get the latest issue in the mail, spread out on the couch, and proceed to absorb every inch of text inside, ideally with no interruptions from the outside world. Those days are over for all but the […]

  • ‘Nintendo Power Podcast': Defunct Magazine Back in Podcast Form

    ‘Nintendo Power Podcast': Defunct Magazine Back in Podcast Form

    The last issue of Nintendo Power was shipped to Nintendogs’ houses in 2012, but no truly resonant brand name stays dead forever these days. And so it is with the new Nintendo Power Podcast, an official podcast from Nintendo that’s carrying on the Nintendo Power tradition. The first episode of the Nintendo Power Podcast came out on December 20th – here’s […]

  • ‘Airbnbmag': Travel App Publishes New Magazine

    ‘Airbnbmag': Travel App Publishes New Magazine

    I’ve never used Airbnb, but I imagine it’s commonplace to arrive at your destination and see a bunch of magazines on your hosts’ coffee table, which are in turn good for a good three or four hours of browse time. Now, you could conceivably read an Airbnb magazine at your Airbnb magazine perusal, with the […]

  • ‘National Geographic Infographics’ From Taschen

    ‘National Geographic Infographics’ From Taschen

    Infographics are all the rage these days, but National Geographic have been doing them for 125 years and counting. Now, the magazine is teaming up with Taschen for a handsome hardcover collection of its infographics over the years/decades/century and change, entitled National Geographic Infographics. Featuring detailed infographics on subjects like “A History of Skis,” “Ocean […]

  • ‘Nintendo Power': First 145 Issues Now on Archive.org

    ‘Nintendo Power': First 145 Issues Now on Archive.org

    With the imminent release of the NES Classic Edition, the time has never been better to dig back into your complete library of back issues of Nintendo Power. What’s that? You don’t have the first 145 issues of Nintendo Power readily available? Good news: Those issues are now available for your perusal on Archive.org. 145 […]

  • Leather Wall Pocket From Tasche

    Leather Wall Pocket From Tasche

    The standard spot for magazines or other magazine-sized objects in a home or office is on the table—a coffee table perhaps, or maybe some other kind of table or desk. Tasche is a brand that has a new solution to the problem of where to put all your extra magazines and whatnot; a Leather Wall […]

  • “Time 100″: ‘Time’ Magazine’s Annual List Revealed

    “Time 100″: ‘Time’ Magazine’s Annual List Revealed

    Another year, another list of the “100 Most Influential People” courtesy of Time magazine. And the 2015 “Time 100″ has its share of surprises, inevitable selections, and surprising snubs (although I think I’ll refrain from commenting on the fact that I’ve once again been excluded from this list). Entertainers like husband and wife Kanye West and Kim Kardashian, Saturday Night Live creator […]