I favorited a YouTube video: I was graciously invited up on stage during Axwell’s performance at Summit Series 2011: Summit At Sea and it absolutely blew my mind! Check this video out that I took from the DJ booth. Amazing time! I love the crowd footage too - people hugging, …
Watermelon radishes, stinging nettles, kaffir lime leaves. Ask Craig Thornton what he plans to do with this stuff and he’ll answer, ‘I don’t know.’ How about the green garlic or Nantes carrots? ‘I don’t know.’ Yet here h
Buck teams up with Google again to playfully and accessibly convey a game-changing idea… your future computer won’t be a computer… it will be a window onto your identity and content that lives on a data cloud. Music by Antfood perfectly drives the visuals and adds personality to the Chromebook via pizzicato strings.
Black users are disproportionately represented on Twitter. And they make their presence felt daily with scores of (sometimes-cringey) “black” trending topics. Now some researchers think they know why. More »
For pleasing its Latino base, and threatening the TV network establishment. Univision reaches 95% of U.S. Hispanic households, making it one of the top five networks in any language.
02 / The Huffington Post
For creating an online aggregator and tech-savvy news site—and getting acquired by AOL for $315 million.
03 / Discovery Communications
For making bold programming moves. Their partnership with Sony and IMAX will create the world’s first 3-D network. The launch of the Oprah Winfrey Network may not being going as planned, but with the recent schedule changes and a new push of its celebrity shows, we’re not willing to count Oprah out yet.
04 / Touch Press
For setting the bar for what a book should look like on the iPad.
05 / Starlight Runner Entertainment
For pioneering the field of “transmedia” by packaging stories across multiple platforms. Projects such as Disney’s Prince of Persia and James Cameron’s Avatar are only the beginning.
For finding a real pathway to making money in the social media world through companies’ branded and promoted tweets.
07 / Flipboard
For effectively creating the world’s first social magazine. By aggregating news, images, video, social network updates, and shared links, Flipboard has turned piles of information into a more useful—and beautiful—user experience.
08 / Ace Broadcasting Network
For building a podcasting empire that boasts more than 60 million listeners, who consistently push the pieces into the top 10 of iTunes podcasts. Founded by Adam Carolla in 2009, the network hosts shows starring everyone from comedian Larry Miller to former NBA star John Salley.
09 / Texas Tribune
For creating a not-for-profit, non-partisan news site that may just be the future of local journalism.
10 / Jumpwire Media
For developing groundbreaking new tech that uses data to figure out which TV shows to syndicate in different countries.