The story of James Robertson, a 56-year-old Detroit resident, quickly went viral after it was revealed that he walks 21 miles each day just to get to work. An outpouring of support from compassionate strangers helped a GoFundMe page (which was initially……
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Sasha Frere-Jones, the veteran music critic who has worked for The New Yorker for the past decade, is leaving the magazine to serve as executive editor for Genius, the startup formerly known as Rap Genius. The site was founded by three Yale graduates in order to explain hip-hop lyrics to people who could not understand them. Genius has raised $ 56.8 million since launching in 2009.
The New York Times says Frere-Jones will focus on “annotations of music lyrics.” Genius could use the help.
It shouldn’t come as a surprise to see familiar names from an atrophying field like print media switch over to the startup sector. Tech is the only industry that feels like it will still be able to get funding in the next five years, regardless of…
As CES 2015 wound to a close, our video team put together this incredible montage of over 250 gadgets in three minutes. We decided to narrate it with fragments from Walter Benjamin’s 1936 essay “The work of art in the age of mechanical reproduction,” because the highest understanding of CES requires seeing the cultural change happening behind the blinking lights and slick touchscreens. Also it sounded cool.
Verge video is Tre Shallowhorn, Jordan Oplinger, John Lagomarsino, Ryan Manning, Philip Robibero, Jimmy Shelton, Tom Connors, and Philip Robibero. Freelance work by Weston Reel and post production direction by Zenae Zukowski. Subscribe to The Verge on YouTube to see more of their incredible work.
We out, CES 2015. Until next year.
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Protecting your intellectual property online can be a legal minefield, so it’s important for anyone operating or posting their work on the web to be aware of where they are most vulnerable. As a partner solicitor at Blacks Solicitors LLP in Leeds, specialising in media, music and entertainment law, I regularly work with clients in the web development, graphic and web design sectors.
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