Califone’s New Music Video ‘Stitches’ Tumblr Together

Califone’s New Music Video ‘Stitches’ Tumblr Together
The digital age has, of late, inspired some pretty crafty music videos: Kanye West sought to revolutionize Internet-based video with interactive, screen-grabbing visuals for his “BLKKK SKKKN HEAD,” and others have taken to gadgets and gizmos to record human history firsts. But most recently, Chicago-based band Califone has tapped social media and micro-blogging site Tumblr to interact with fans and users on a much more […]
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The Journalist’s New Escape Plan: Start-Ups

The Journalist’s New Escape Plan: Start-Ups
View this image › Nasdaq via Facebook, Zef Nikolla, File / AP At first glance, it all makes sense. Leave the broken, somewhat depressing world of media for the fertile and more exciting soils of a start-up. A chance to build something while old media burns to the ground. Tech’s forays into editorial ventures have seduced their fair share of well-established journalists. In 2011, Flipboard […]
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Has Gothamist Changed New York?

Has Gothamist Changed New York?
Publisher Jake Dobkin says his blog has made New York more “cool and liberal.” Others aren’t so sure if that’s true — or a good thing. View this image › A few weeks ago, in a small, lofty office in the Dumbo neighborhood of Brooklyn, the publisher of Gothamist — the 11-year-old blog about New York City that now has similar sites in eight other […]
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Learn How Brands Are Outpacing Publishers

Learn How Brands Are Outpacing Publishers
Aliza Licht, SVP of global communications at Donna Karan International will join the stellar lineup of speakers at this year’s Mashable Media Summit. Tickets are almost sold out, so make sure to buy yours now. Licht is the voice behind the award-winning DKNY PR GIRL account @dkny. At the summit she will discuss how brands have evolved into content creators and publishers. Licht will be […]
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The 40 Most Influential Corgis Of 2012

The 40 Most Influential Corgis Of 2012
40. Cooper View this image › Via coopthecorg.tumblr.com Cooper is our first Tumblr famous corgi on the list! 2012 was a great year for Cooper, finally gaining visibility on the Tumblr blogging platform. You can see Cooper’s adorable blog here. 39. Toby aka Tiny Bench Corgi View this image › Via meandmycorgi.tumblr.com Toby made the tiny bench cool again in 2012. A must-have accessory for […]
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Woman Who Sued Prada For Sexual Harassment Fights $780,000 Countersuit

Woman Who Sued Prada For Sexual Harassment Fights $780,000 Countersuit
View this image › Rina Bovrisse. Soon after starting at Prada Japan in April 2009, Rina Bovrisse says she witnessed Prada Japan CEO David Sesia demoting and transferring 15 female employees whom he called “old, fat, ugly, disgusting, or did not have the Prada look.” When Bovrisse spoke out against the attacks, she says faced similar abuse and was asked to resign from the company. […]
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Celebrities Read Mean Tweets Part 4

Celebrities Read Mean Tweets Part 4
Micro blogging site Twitter is a great way to quickly pick up the news, update your friends on the latest, and to tweet horrible and terrible things to celebrities. Jimmy Kimmel loves inviting popular celebrities onto his late night show to read the mean tweets fans have posted about them. The latest episode in the ongoing series is trending just like the past ones.   [youtube […]
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Why You Should Blog to Get Your Next Job

Why You Should Blog to Get Your Next Job
Think of the word “blog” and what comes to mind? Mommy bloggers? People posting funny cat videos? Well, no more. Today’s savvy job seekers are putting their skills to the test and blogging their way to success and job opportunities. Here’s why a blog can get you your next job. 1. It’s your resume, only better: Everyone has a resume. But a blog allows you […]
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