A Snapshot Of A ‘League Of Legends’ Tournament In Vietnam   Без рубрики

One of Vietnam’s most popular games is League of Legends and I was able to witness the fandom firsthand as an attendee at the GPL quarterfinals and semifinals held in Da Nang, the third largest city in Vietnam, last month.
How Did Pink Become the ‘Girly’ Color?   Без рубрики

Pink razors. Pink earplugs. Pink guns. If you want to market something to, or claim something for, women or girls, best to cover it in a healthy, bright coat of pink. But, err, why? As recently as 100 years ago, pink didn’t have a distinct female connotation in Western culture. While some late 19th-Century texts suggest it did, there were just as many suggesting pink
‘Hide Yo Kids, Hide Yo Wife’ Is Apparently the Rape Joke Making Apple a Toxic Work Environment   Без рубрики

Mic published an article Wednesday that included testimony from an anonymous female employee at Apple claiming the tech company was a toxic work environment. The first evidence of such accusation the source “Danielle” provided was that her male coworkers were “publicly joking about rape.” But the Mic article conveniently left out the actual rape
This teacup-sized Donkey Kong arcade cabinet actually works   Без рубрики

Once the pinnacle of technological achievement (at least as it pertains to video games), Pac-Man and Donkey Kong have since become beloved relics of our forgotten arcade past. Six-foot tall cabinets that once made visits to the arcade, bowling alley or local pizza parlor so amazing are fond memories of most of our childhoods. Now, you can play the same games, in all
2016 Swiss Watch Industry Woes Continue   Без рубрики

It is no secret that 2016 has been a tough year for the Swiss watch industry, with companies issuing profit warnings that unambiguously predict no immediate end in sight for the slump. Compagnie Financière Richemont SA announced a 14% sales decline (13% at constant rates) yesterday for the first five […]