So clearly the dress is ___________________

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Whether you saw the original colour of the dress, or were able to see the optical illusion within the photo, the debate was real. Since Thursday evening, when the original image went viral there has been over 5.8 million mentions of “The Dress” worldwide (Sysomos). From T.Swift to Blake Griffin, everybody was weighing in on […]

We’re only writing this so we don’t get fined.

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All deflated balls jokes and Marshawn Lynch quotes aside, last night was a heck of a football game. Superbowl XLIX (49) – the last to feature roman numerals, came down to the final play of the game. Not exactly the way either team had planned, but intense nonetheless, and that was just half of the […]

Don’t Know Yik Yak? Ask your kids. (Or someone else’s)

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Let’s have a little chit-chat about the super hot mobile app Yik Yak. Only a year old, this anonymous messaging/forum app allows users to communicate and interact with anyone else on the platform within a 1.5-mile radius of themselves. While combining the power of twitter’s quick communication, and restricting interactions within an area defined by […]

Graphics Interchange Format

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There’s something fascinating, almost therapeutic, about watching Graphics Interchange Formats. I don’t know whether it’s the short looping nature of that small little choppy image that relates to our ever diminishing attention span or the fact that we find it funny that someone can relate a 3-5 second clip to basically anything we do on a […]

Move over Sochi the #SelfieOlympics Is Taking over

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Evolving from the hashtags #SelfieGame and #TrickShotSelfie, the latest #SelfieOlympics, is best paraphrased by viral insider website, Know Your Meme, as “is a photo fad that involves taking a mirror-shoot selfie in a bathroom while posing in a physically challenging manner or partaking in an unusual activity.”  The hashtag took over the internet this month, heralded by the Selfie Games Twitter […]