That brings us back to Snapchat. Is the app just a youthful fad, just another boy band, or is it something more permanent; is it the Beatles?
To figure this out, we would need to know why kids are using it."
— Farhad Manjoo “Snap Out of It: Kids Aren’t Reliable Tech Predictors” (via peterspear)
"To help you brush up on how rock music evolved into the many-tentacled beast that it is today, designer Brittany Klontz created an interactive infographic for ConcertHotels.com that maps 100 years of genres in less than a minute. It not only provides the names and birth dates of each style, but also offers sample songs allowing you to finally know what skiffle sounds like."
Ethereal, tiny, quixotic, Icelandic Björk.
At some point in the past, someone stuck a camera in front of her face and told her to explain television. She does, sort of, referring to the circuit board as a kind of city, describing the almost-reasonable theory of an Icelandic poet, and concluding that a “Danish book” contained the scientifical truth that let her enjoy TV again.
Look, you just have to watch it. It’s transcendent.
Coffees literary or writers /Cafés literarios o escritores cafeteros (ilustración de Gianluca Biscalchin)
I WAS NOT EXPECTING THAT
I love good Vines so much. They remind me of how I felt watching Ask a Ninja and Lonelygirl15 in 2006.
At a time when newspaper photography jobs are disappearing and some newspapers are replacing professional photojournalists with iPhone toting writers, Libération is removed all photos from one of its issue as a show of support for photographers.