Issue #6 - Yeezy Dating, Dark Web Index, Ford Broncos, Designer Cereal, & Dominic Fike

Stories, products, & tunes for the modern internet trailblazer

July 17, 2020

📰 News

🚧 The three year journey designing Yeezy Supply's ecommerce site

❤️ Also, the epic story of Yeezy Dating

🌟 Who woulda thought stars make beautiful ambient music

👽 The Fermi Paradox

⏪ Analysis of YouTube Trending Videos of 2019 (US): "Linus Tech Tips (a technology channel) was the channel that produced most trending videos in 2019. It is a technology (not entertainment nor music) and personal (not corporate) channel. More than that, the 2nd and 3rd channels after Linus Tech Tips were cooking channels."

🔮 Life in 2022: Local news dying, end of one-stop shop retail, and higher ed ass-out

🤝 There's power in the music of protest

🐈 Imagine playing a video game where the main character is a stray cat in a distant cyberpunk robot future

🧠 Here's some technique on how to hack your ability to memorize

⏱️ 8:46 - Dave Chappelle

🎂 Reddit turned 15: "The result was messy, multicultural, and profoundly human."

📱 Ringtones shaped the modern world

🎥 Nothing really seems far off when an AI actor can lead a $70m film budget

😭 King James & Maverick raised $100m for SpringHill, a media company whose name pays homage to the apartment complex where Lebron grew up

🏦 A quick history lesson on the burning of Black Wall Street

🖋️ Cooper Black in Pop Culture

👀 How TikTok keeps us addicted

😂 We all know a 'Karen'...or 'Sharon’

🐦 According to security experts, this Twitter is hack is actually pretty bad

💼 Publishers are going after Internet Archive for copyright infringement

💱 Dark Web Price Index 2020


🕹️ Products

2021 Ford Bronco - The American legend Jeep-killer

Offlimits - Designer, art-inspired, Saturday morning cereal

HumanIPO - Raise human equity

This Word Does Not Exist - As the name suggests

Hawkeye - Eye-tracking comes to user research

Atmos - Build your house, simply

Keen - Google comes for Pinterest

Koji - Meme marketplace

Repiler - Answer questions buried in poorly written emails

Buildbox - No-code game dev

July - Design-first, window unit AC

Anygood - To-do list meets recommendations

Profithunt - Profitable online projects

Public - Robinhood meets Facebook


🎧 Music

Dominic Fike - Politics & Violence

Durand Jones & The Indications - Don’t You Know

Lute - Life

Roddy Ricch: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

boy pablo - hey girl

Big K.R.I.T. - “K.R.I.T. Iz Here” Short Film


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