December 2018


This map lets you hear what the world sounds like without humans

“Humans are a really, really noisy bunch and we’re getting louder all the time,” says composer Stuart Fowkes, creator of the “global collaborative sound project” Cities and Memory. Since its beginning in 2014, Cities and Memory has created sound maps focused on protest, sacred places, and photographs. Its newest project,…


Amazon is selling a Kindle Paperwhite and Audible bundle

Last year, Amazon began adding Audible to its Kindle Oasis, the entry-level Kindle, and the latest Paperwhite, allowing users to listen to their audiobook library, provided they had a set of Bluetooth headphones. Now, Amazon is selling a Kindle package that includes a Kindle Paperwhite, a set of Bluetooth headphones,…


You have another chance to save on the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL

Google is offering yet another discount on the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, its latest flagship smartphones known for their impressive cameras — particularly in the dark. As is the trend with most deals that are popping up around now, this offer from Google isn’t quite as good as…




Visa expands global football portfolio via partnerships with UEFA and CAF

Visa has bolstered its football portfolio by partnering with the Union of European Football Associations’ (UEFA) Women’s Football Competitions and the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Total Africa Cup of Nations tournament. According to a statement, Visa aims to strategically position itself at the center of football and these events…


Google and Landmrk join forces with mixed reality campaign for Ariana Grande

Google has joined forces with location-based experiences platform Landmrk to unveil Ariana Grande’s new YouTube Original docu-series: ‘Dangerous Women Diaries.  As part of the series, fans of Grande will have access to digital content like Grande themed wallpapers and OOH billboards throughout the US.   Seth Jackson, chief executive officer of Landmrk, said: “The YouTube Originals activation with Ariana Grande clearly…