Apple on Thursday released iTunes 12.1, an update to its venerable media organization and synchronization app that brings a new OS X Notification Center control widget and fixes performance issues during syncing.
If a picture is worth a thousand words, just how many words is an amazing pro-life viral video worth? A new video produced by the Media Research Center shows the more than half a million people who gathered last week for the March for Life. The video has already been shared and seen by almost […]
Female Kurdish fighters celebrate the liberation of Kobane. Bismillah. BREAKING NEWS – #IS captured 14 female #YPJ fighters in Kobane — Media Studies Center (@Censored31) January 28, 2015
If you use your phone in the car as a media player or GPS, mounting it on your dashboard is much safer than picking it up repeatedly from your center console. Here are two inexpensive options to get you started, including one that comes with a Lightning cable. Read more...
By Eric Peckham on Medium.com The evolving music industry is turning top managers into moguls—operating across media, tech and consumer brands The evolution of the music industry is putting greater power into the hands of top artistShow More Summary
Melissa Silverstein It’s no secret that the film industry is hardly hospitable to women. The Women’s Media Center found that only six percent of the 100 top films of 2012 cast the sexes in equal numbers, and only 28.4% of those movies cast women in roles with speaking parts. Show More Summary
Marshawn Lynch poses for the camera while attending the 2015 Super Bowl Media Day held inside the U.S. Airways Center on Tuesday (January 27) in Phoenix, Ariz. The 28-year-old Seattle Seahawks running back only showed up for the media day because he was threatened with a $500,000 fine from the NFL if he did not [...]
SKB ARCHITECTS Seattle radio station KEXP offered media a guided tour through its current and future homes on January 14. It started in the current Dexter Avenue North spot (8,500 square feet), which vividly revealed why the popular station is moving to a much larger space (27,000 square feet) in the Seattle Center later this year. Show More Summary
Photo of Transbay Transit Center construction via RChin The Transbay Transit Center has been rising above ground for, what, all of two months now, and our social media feeds are full of photos from all vantage points. Favorite spots include...
Tom Brady waves to the press while speaking at Super Bowl XLIX Media Day presented by Gatorade inside U.S. Airways Center on Tuesday (January 27) in Phoenix, Arizona. The 37-year-old New England Patriots quarterback was asked tons of questions by the media – even about his wife Gisele Bundchen! “She’s at home with the kids,” [...]
Media center app maker Plex just overhauled its Android app with a newer UI and the ability to cast photos and videos from the local camera roll to a Chromecast streaming…
A handful of Cambridge-area media institutions — including The Non-Fiction Cartel, StoryCode Boston, Harvard’s Bok Center, the MIT OpenDocLab, and the MIT Center for Civic Media — joined forces this weekend to host a hackathon called Datalore that focused on storytelling and data. Around 50 participants, each of whom applied to be there, split into...
The last time New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was front and center at Super Bowl Media Day, about the most probing question he faced was “will you marry me?” It was a weird moment typical of Media Day, the greatest and weirdest day on the sports calendar. It’s the day when thousands of media […]
On Tuesday, a horde of reporters will descend on the Phoenix Convention Center for the circus that is Super Bowl media day. Of course, the New England Patriots have already been going through quite the media circus of late. Deflategate has dominated the media coverage of the Super Bowl over the past week. Show More Summary
Just the other day we stood in the kitchen making eggs, staring suspiciously at a long scratch carved in the center of the frying pan. With all the articles passing through social media prompting us to be wary of things in our environment...Show More Summary
Earlier this month, the Pew Research Center released findings from a September survey of more than 2,000 American adults regarding their social media usage. As the report shows, Facebook is still king, but other platforms grew at a higher rate. Show More Summary
Elisabeth Moss dons a little black dress while attending The Heidi Chronicles media day held at the Baryshinkov Arts Center on Tuesday (January 20) in New York City. The 32-year-old actress was joined by her co-stars Jason Biggs, Bryce Pinkham, Tracee Chimo, Ali Ahn, Leighton Bryan, Elise Kibler, and Andy Truschinski. PHOTOS: Check out the [...]
The folks at the Pew Research Center recently published updates to their Social Media Report. Here are a few highlights: Facebook still reigns supreme. It comes as no surprise that 71% of all online adults are on Facebook, which also sees 70% of users engaging with the site at least daily. More older adults adopting social networks. Show More Summary
One year ago we were given some insight into which hard drives last the longest thanks to BackBlaze media’s analysis of the tens of thousands of hard drives in their data center. The company uses regular consumer-grade hard drives due … Read more ›
How many assistants does it take to cut a watermelon? One of 52, if you ask master conjurer Ricky Jay who wowed the crowd at The Paley Center for Media last Thursday night. He has starred in a show, "Ricky Jay and his 52 Assistants" for years, expertly fanning his deck at nightclubs around the country. Show More Summary