Meagan Ewton

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When Weird Al Yankovic sings about business jargon, he’s mocking these companies

Weird Al Yankovic’s new album includes a song called “Mission Statement” in which he rattles off a torrent of frequently used business jargon (in a parody of Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young), highlighting the fact that none of it really means anything.<p>Here are the lyrics, with links to actual …

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Electric Waste Orchestra

In the hubbub of Moogfest, we serendipitously ran into a guy wearing purple 3D-printed eyeglasses and holding something that looked like a keytar. Upon closer inspection, and with the house lights turned up, it turned out to be a musical instrument made from outdated computer parts. Colten Jackson …

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When will the Marvel Cinematic Universe become more diverse?

Marvel has been making waves this last week with the revelation of a new Female Thor, as well as the mantle of Captain America being taken up by …

How I Gained 68,000 Followers by Live-Tweeting

Live-tweeting is a fairly new phenomenon, but if you watch the news, sports, reality TV or the Oscars, you're already very familiar with it. …

World Cup 2014 in 90 seconds – an animation

After 64 matches, 171 goals, 1,917 fouls and one memorable bite, Jonny Weeks has crushed the highlights of the 2014 World Cup into just 90 seconds, taking you all the way from the tunnel before the first game to the moment Germany hoisted the trophy aloft<p><b>Warning: this contains flashing imagery</b>

Photographer Dives Into Crashing Waves To Capture Their Raw Power From Within

The sea is a captivating subject for artists because of its inconceivable size and raw power. Clark Little, a surfer and photographer based in …

US Government Says the 4th Amendment Doesn’t Apply to Online Storage

Earlier this year, a New York judge ruled that US search warrants applied to digital data, even if the data wasn’t stored domestically. The ruling …

The Anatomy of a Perfect Blog Post: The Data on Headlines, Length, Images and More

Phew! Talk about pressure. Writing a blog post about how to write a perfect blog post is the most meta of burdens. It’s a bit different than writing …

The eerie Americana of photographer Ed Freeman - in pictures

After a 25-year career in the music industry, during which he produced Don McLean's American Pie, Ed Freeman returned to his original love of photography. While driving around southern Californian deserts to photograph landscapes, he was struck by the beauty of the desolate buildings he passed on …

Should You Block Social Media At Work?

<i>Ilya Pozin is a serial entrepreneur, writer, and investor. He is the founder of online video entertainment platform Pluto.TV, social greeting card company Open Me, and digital marketing agency Ciplex.</i><p>Social media in the workplace is a hot button topic. As more employees are reprimanded or even …

BioWare's Manveer Heir On Diversity And The Fight For Inclusivity In Games

<i>[photo by Riccardo Cellere, all rights reserved]</i><p>At the most recent Game Developers Conference, BioWare Montreal’s Manveer Heir delivered an …

29 Social Media Tools Recommended by the Pros

Are you looking for ways to enhance your social media marketing?<p>Do you want new tools to simplify your job?<p>We asked a group of social media pros for …

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How to Measure Social Media ROI

Do you spend hours on your social media outreach and have no idea if it’s successful?<p>Are your clients constantly clamoring for social proof?<p>If you …

How to Encourage Fans to Create and Share Visual Content

Are you leveraging your community to bring attention to your brand?<p>Have you asked your customers and fans to contribute pictures and images to your …

6 Ways Twitter Chats Can Help You Connect With Your Audience

Is your Twitter marketing working?<p>Are you trying to reach a wider audience and generate leads?<p>Twitter chats are a great way to boost your marketing …

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Reelagram Turns Instagram Photos Into View-Master Reels

Before there was Oculus Rift and Cardboard, there was View-Master. Children who grew up in the analog era will have special memories of this stereoscopic viewer and its accompanying cardboard disks featuring images of their favorite characters and scenes from books, TV shows, and movies. Now, a …