Jason Valdez took a hostage, in a hotel room, after the police tried to arrest him on a felony drug charge. During the 16-hour standoff, he was actively updating his facebook account with pictures and statuses (that received any number of responses from “be careful” to tips on police activity). The new uses for social media are officially endless.
Out of everyone who has heard about the new iPhone, I can’t be the only one thinking, “I can’t keep up!”. It’s getting ridiculous how fast people have to keep updating (or become outdated), but yet, it doesn’t stop me from wanting it any less. So in the spirit of today’s fast paced technology… anyone looking to buy an iPhone 4?
Sounds like a really cool karate-chopping badass noise, but it’s actually a new browser extension that brings up your friend’s posts in a regular Googlesearch. I have been using it for a couple of days and I have to say, I like it. The name is enticing enough, but it actually works really well.
So you are at Coachella, it’s around 7 pm, and you have been constantly updating facebook, twitter etc, but you realize your battery is dying! What now! Well not updating every social site imaginable isn’t an option, so they came up with a solution. A t-shirt that uses the sound energy from the festival and charges your phone! Best. Invention. Ever.
Epic Romanian Ad Campaign:
Do you remember where you were when you first saw the Old Spice ads? Well you need to remember where you are right now, that’s how epic this campaign is. Warning: this video may cause one’s mind to blow and greatly increase your desire to share it on your facebook/twitter/tumblr pages – Watch Out!