It should go without saying that women aren't carnival prizes to be won. But just like with lots of things that should go without saying, it needs to be said, as there still seems to be some debate as to whether women are autonomous humans with the right to give as much or as little of themselves to people as they want. It should go without saying that […]
consumer did’t want to “miss out” on the exciting experiences in their city, and just be there, right in the middle. Plus, people in different cities seek different things in visiting the hottest places. For instance, Londoners feel happy when going out brings personal development and defines success, New Yorkers consider visiting a popular night life locati […]
If you think for a second that SoundCloud got to where it is based of major labels using it, you’re fooling yourself. Sure it helps that they all take advantage of the site now, but what about the producers and DJs who dominate the up-and-coming page with bootlegs, covers, and mashups?
Yes, in an era of incessant upgrade culture, when we are constantly made to feel as if the next new thing is quickly passing us by, the cold hand of cool is tightly clasped in capitalism’s embrace. But cool’s evasive contradictions, its pleasures in operating both inside and outside of the market, its desire for cheap thrills, fun stuff, and new experiences […]
Hey! Do we really need 30 or more new stories a day on our site? Are those SEO results amounting to any real bottom-line benefit? Is anyone even reading all this stuff?” And maybe CEOs and their publicists will stop worrying about establishing themselves as thought leaders in the media, and actually be thought leaders. You know, in their actual industries, w […]
But fuck it, I made my choice. I chose what they said would be freedom, protecting the privacy I so closely coveted and cherished. I got what I wanted. I tried to stave off the threats to my digital reputation long enough; I defended my relevance at all cost. But said cost turned into debt, and those debts are all that has been remembered. It's not that […]