In fast company’s article, “What BuzzFeed’s Dao Nguyen Knows About Date, Intuition, And The Future Of Media” Noah Robischon checked off every item. Don’t get me wrong, Nguyen is a very interesting woman. I’ve learned a lot about her and the rest of Buzzfeed through the different research I’ve been doing, but what kept this story… Continue reading Noah Robischon Knows His Stuff
Pass me the aux cord. Everyone thinks they have that million dollar idea. According to the USPTO there are over 500,000 applications for patents each year. There’s no shortage to the American Dream, but what’s really going to change the world? What invention is going to be the one that sticks? I’ve been thinking about this for… Continue reading Pass Me the Spotify Shuffle
The New York Times and WBUR-FM, Boston’s NPR news station, are taking podcasting out of the dark ages by bringing ‘Modern Love’ essays to life with music, sounds and celebrities. ‘Modern Love’ is a popular column in the New York Times that has been going for nearly a decade. Last year they released their ten most popular… Continue reading Modern Love
As a twenty-year-old, this is the first time I get to vote in a national election. I see why so many teenagers don’t vote, it’s scary! First of all, we are so busy with college and our lives that being able to follow the election to figure out who we want to vote for is… Continue reading 5 Life Changing Political Apps
While reading articles about the New Republic Meltdown on VOX and The New Yorker I was really interested in the hate that was being sent to Chris Hughes. I honestly didn’t even know who this guy was and when I Googled him I was shocked that he was SO young. A little more research and I… Continue reading What’s on sale this week? The New Republic.
by Jessie Martens As a kid, I remember going into a second-hand store with my mom and finding a virtual-reality baseball game. I put on the headset and found myself emerged in a baseball stadium. Though the technology was still nascent, I could pretend to hit the ball and could even run to the bases.… Continue reading Virtual Reality May Cause Sociopathic Tendencies
Did you know BuzzFeed is considered a news media organization? Or that BuzzFeed ranked seventh in the top digital news entities, beating New York Times and Fox? Both are true according to a new report released by the Pew Research Center on the state of American media. In terms of media innovation, BuzzFeed is a good… Continue reading BuzzFeed, Good or Bad?