The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS) has just announced that the 17th annual Webby Awards is now open for submissions, featuring new social media categories and judges, like...
Allee Willis, who is described as the “Grammy, Emmy, Tony and Webby award winning and nominated songwriter, artist, director, picker, party thrower”, is hosting Badeya, Baby!, her new live stage show that is part greatest hits concert, part sing-along and part ‘party game extravaganza’. Badeya, Baby! happens September 21 and 22, 2012 at North Hollywood’s [...]
Sonia Gil is host and co-creator of Sonia’s Travels, the weekly web show that cracks the code behind peoples and cultures around world. Winner of the 2012 People’s Voice Webby Award for “best web personality,” Sonia has been hailed as the “next Bourdain.” A biologist by training and beach lover by choice, she speaks five languages and…
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They are not the Oscars or the Grammy’s. Heck, they aren’t even the Webbies or the Appy Awards for the man on the street. But just like the relatively obscure names you might have encountered in the list of 10 Famous Geeks Who Changed The World, the computer science awards on this list are doing their own quiet bit to promote innovation and invention.
1. Nyan Cat The most acclaimed web cat is Nyan Cat, an 8-bit animated feline, who won Meme of the Year at the Webby Awards in May. The Pop Tart-shaped viral sensation stormed onto the Internet in April 2011 when illustrator Chris Torres...Show More Summary
OK Go’s elaborately choreographed web video experiments have led to millions of views, a Grammy Award, a Webby Award, hundreds of bookings, and traditional media success. But before there was the Rube Goldberg-esque This Too Shall Pass,...Show More Summary
Sonia Gil, host of weekly online travel show Sonia's Travels and winner of the People's Voice Webby Award for Best Web Personality, is leading five of YouTube's biggest names on The Tuber Tour, a 99-hour trip through Barcelona, Spain. Joe...Show More Summary
For this year's Webby Awards, the organizers added a new category: recognition for social change. But it wasn't a nonprofit site that won it. It was Facebook. "It's a societal platform that is at the center of change in the world," David-Michel...Show More Summary
Yeah, everybody knows Bjork for her wackadoodle swan dress she wore to the 2001 Oscars, but there’s so much more to her.Take this outfit she wore to the Webby Awards earlier this week — a futuristic Iris Van Herpen dress paired with wild multi-colored locks. It’s totally not something that most of us could wear, [...]
Berzerk in the most delectable of ways! At the 16th annual Webby awards, Icelandic pixie Bjork accepted the Artist of The Year award in an Iris Van Herpen Fall 2011 Couture gown from the Capriole collection. The stunning construction reminds us of petrified wood, but is actually made from tri-colored leather strips! Unfortunately, those clunker, brown shoes and [...]
It was a night for the nerds at The Webby Awards last night, as the evening was hosted by Patton Oswalt and the Person of...
Scumbag Dreyfuss @ The Webbys (Credit: Reddit User: reposed) Congratulations to all of our colleagues at CNETTV for winning a Webby Award in People's Voice Award in the Technology category at last night's ceremony. Plenty of celebrities...Show More Summary
The 16th Annual Webby Awards were held Monday night in New York City. Celebrities, tech luminaries and viral stars turned out for the big event. In ad…
The Internet Week New York reached its acme yesterday with the Webby Awards. Held at the Hammerstein Ballroom, the red carpet event celebrated the best of the Internet. From lolcats...
During the annual Webbys award show nearly a dozen high profile celebrities, politicians, and people of note gave a huge tribute to the late Apple co-founder, Steve Jobs. The tribute was shown on a huge video screen and simultaneously streamed over the web.
Last night, the Webby Awards took place here in NYC. We didn’t win anything, though we were selected as an Official Honoree in the fashion category (thanks, Webbys!). Fashion winners included SHOWStudio for the official Webby and, for the second year in a row, Vogue.com got the People’s Voice award. While sadly, we were not [...]Show More Summary
John Hodgman and Justin Long (the PC and Mac guys from the Apple commercials) introduced Richard Dreyfuss last night at the 16th Annual Webby Awards, who paid tribute to Steve Jobs along with a special “thank you” video. via Velvet Roper photos by Scott Beale
Yesterday a host of political leaders, artists, scientists, and tech visionaries paid tribute to Steve Jobs at the annual Webby Awards in New York. The tribute started with an opening from Justin Long and John Hodgman, who played Mac and PC in Apple's long-running "I'm a Mac" ads. Show More Summary
Yesterday afternoon, we weathered the rain to attend the 16th annual Webby Awards held at the Manhattan Center inside the ornate Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. The annual event recognizes the best of the Web, awarding WebbysShow More Summary