Images via Gysahl Greens Tumblr Yesterday, Final Fantasy VI (affectionately, and confusingly known as Final Fantasy 3 when it was first released in North America) turn 20 years old. The series changed significantly in the years that followed, so it’s fun to look back at this classic game and remember the impact it had on... Read more »
Spotify's most viral tracks based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it March 24- 30, 2014 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify. UNITED STATES 1. The Black Keys, "Fever" (Nonesuch Records) 2. Show More Summary
by Jia Tolentino One of my favorite places on the internet is this Tumblr, which posts one wonderful poem for every day in April, and at this point has a really lovely backlog from the last 9 years. You can also sign up to receive aShow More Summary
I'm tempted to post this without comment, but that would be unprofessional of me. So meet Bully la Bully, the 4kids-style redub of Japanimation sensation Kill la Kill. Tumblr user Tony Le created the video based on this old pitch document, which contains the setup as well as the cleverly localized names. Show More Summary
All-nighters are an unavoidable reality, usually due to a combination of massive workloads and various degrees of procrastination. Staying up all night usually means that you'll be catching Z's in your class the next morning. But ifShow More Summary
Artist Ben Sack renders vast cities in mind-bogglingly detailed pen and ink illustrations. This time-lapse gives a good sense of the detail and the work involved. Sack has more photos of his work on his Facebook page and Tumblr blog. images by Ben Sack via Waxy.org
Some exciting news for you, "Supernatural" and "Sleepy Hollow" fans: Social Media Showdown tumblr champion Orlando Jones and overall champion Misha Collins are joining forces for the series born in your fan-fiction dreams: "SuperSleepy." Oh... April Fools.
It’s all diff’rent strokes for diff’rent folks when it comes to image usage and propagation online: while some photographers are happy to have their work featured on Tumblr, Facebook, various blogs, and media outlets, others are less than excited about it. Today’s post is for those who fall in the latter category, rather than the […]
Tumblr isn't just your average social network.
You can check out some of the new features for the microblogging platform right here. Spoilers: The features are hats.
Today’s April Fool’s issue of Afternoon Coffee features Google seeking to hire Pokémon Masters to upgrade their Google Maps product, Netflix releasing a feature about bacon and Tumblr offering a tiny hat to their users. Leave A Commentposted in Afternoon Coffee by John Skelly
Sure some people are good at Tumblr, but are they Pro status? On Tuesday, Tumblr released a video to advertise its latest “big idea” version of the website -- one designed for the most innovative and creative thinkers on the popular blogging website. Show More Summary
It’s here. It’s finally here. A new class system has finally arrived with Tumblr Pro! If you’ve been on Tumblr today you’ve probably noticed an abundance of top hats. No, you didn’t miss out on an invite to some fancy internet party. As part of an April Fool’s day joke, Tumblr has decided to crown […]
April Fools’ Day jokes are by and large disappointing — Google aside — but there is some hope outside of Mountain View. Here’s what companies other than Google did that was actually interesting. Tumblr — Tumblr Pro Tumblr pranked a lot...Show More Summary
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Just what are men thinking when they message lesbians on dating apps, especially when those dating apps have a good chance of being for lesbians only? One lesbian woman decided to find out and blog her experiences on her tumblr account. Here are her conclusions. Read more...
In a bizarre story posted today on Buzzfeed and the personal Tumblr of music writer Bill Werde comes a story of two, probably insane trolls that were actually taken seriously. Read more...
A portion of an official Watch_Dogs tumblr interview with Jack Potter, Tech Lead... WDT: What part of your work on Watch_Dogs are you particularly proud of? JP: The tricky thing about being in this part of the animation pipeline is that almost all animations go through my code but I can never go: “this is mine”. Show More Summary
John Carmack, the former cofounder of id Software and chief technology officer of Oculus VR, said he believes Facebook — which just acquired his company for $2 billion — gets the "big picture" of virtual reality. Carmack expressed his...Show More Summary
It is with extremely mixed emotions that I'm announcing that, as of midnight tonight I'm shutting down this site, the related Facebook and Twitter pages, and also my Chicago blog and Tumblr. [Some auto-scheduled tweets from over theShow More Summary