Concerts this week →
sfhaps: Lykke Li Sleigh Bells Antlers Iron & Wine Adele Architecture in Helsinki
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-5-22) →
Silversun Pickups (9) The Belle Brigade (7) The Jim Jones Revue (7) Simon & Garfunkel (5) Morphine (1) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Facebook and Twitter are TV’s new ‘power brokers’... →
julijohnson: Many viewers already communicate via Twitter and Facebook on mobiles and laptops while watching TV. This trend can only grow: consumers are buying Internet TV sets with Facebook and Twitter apps pre-installed and also entertainment tablets, such as the iPad. Connected TV sets with Twitter and Facebook apps mean that television programming will co-exist with social media on the...
It’s been 6 days with no smoking. I’ve been on and off the patch + gum. Everyone in the world is pissing me off today, mainly, anyone who works for United Airlines. I may lose my shit on someone at the airport tomorrow.
Losing My Mind
If United messes my schedule up one more time this week, you may be reading about me in the paper. I’m OK with that. I’m just saying.
The four biggest U.S. television networks are introducing the most shows in...– TV Networks Fueled by Netflix Effect Introduce Most New Shows Since 2004 - Bloomberg (via nickdouglas) More bad news for Hulu. (via evangotlib)
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-5-15) →
The Raveonettes (16) Architecture in Helsinki (14) Charles Bradley (11) The Kills (7) Shilpa Ray & her Happy Hookers (5) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Blip.tv news from this week.
Blip.tv Builds a Hulu for Original Web Series AdAge.com - Michael Learmonth - May 17, 2011 Blip.tv wants to help you find them. The startup has until now been all about helping the makers of web series, like “Misadventures of MindCraft Chick” and “Old Jews Telling Jokes,” distribute and make money from their work on YouTube, large portals … Blip.tv Redesigns...
Fuck Yeah Quitters!: A Non Smoker. →
fyeahquitters: I smoked for the better part of 17 years. (On and Off, but mostly on). I don’t like it anymore, so I quit yesterday. I don’t know if it’s going to be a painful journey, but it will be a journey nonetheless. I’ll use this platform to document my progress, when I crave cigarettes the most, how… Hey… I’m dedicating a blog to me quitting smoking… You know,...
It's in there somewhere →
jamesnord: Blip.tv’s relaunch has been much heralded and complimented today, and for good reason. I will skip over features and UI and all that crap that you guys know better than I do and talk about 2 problems I think it solved. What the hell is blip.tv?: People might have known…
Now my mom understands what I do.– Ron Golminas, blip.tv’s VP of Midwest Sales. (via mikehudack)
Now San Francisco, the first city in the country to ban plastic bags, is about...– San Francisco Set to Ban Unsolicited Phone Books - Cities - GOOD Rafer sez: yay. (via rafer)
Upfronts: Fox Offers 1-Stop Ad Shopping for TV and... →
Fox executives told advertisers that it will embrace digital platforms by offering opportunities to buy spots that will run on a TV show anywhere it airs — including digital sites such as Hulu. Hey Hulu Ad Sales reps, blip.tv is hiring in SF, LA, Chicago and NYC. http://linkd.in/msPCrL
leapyear-tv: 5 Friends. 5 Startups. A Contest Worth Half a Million in Funding…With 1 Winner. Leap Year is a new comedy web series about the highs and lows of starting a business. Series premiere June 6th! new show from our friends at HLG Films…
Six months of work...
mikehudack: The team here at blip has been working like dogs for the last six months. All fifty of us. Can’t wait until we get to show people what we’ve been working on. Next week. It feels like Christmas.
brooklynmutt: “Oh, man — he announced on Twitter! What’s the matter — was Tumblr down?” — JON STEWART, on Newt Gingrich announcing his presidential candidacy via a Tweet, on The Daily Show. - ION for the record… tumblr WAS down. just kidding.. i mean, it probably was.
Match The Color of the Golden Gate Bridge
Orange Vermillion, also commonly known as International Orange. If you ever wanted to mix a paint to match this color, the CMYK colors are C (Cyan): 0%, M (Magenta): 69%, Y (Yellow): 100%, K (Black): 6% Now I gotta find something to paint.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-5-8) →
The Kills (22) Charles Bradley (14) Blonde Redhead (13) Damion Suomi & The Minor Prophets (8) Bishop Allen (2) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Aubs: Well, hello there. →
aubreysabala: Hi. Hello. Welcome. It’s been a while. Or maybe it hasn’t…maybe this is the first time you’ve stumbled over here. Which, to be precise, that’s most likely true, because here used to be there. But now we’re back here, so I suppose greetings, salutations, and possibly even an awkward hug… welcome (back?) to tumblr Aubs!
Fox Cancels Lie to Me and 4 More, Picks Up Zooey... →
The network has revealed its plan to cancel five current shows:Lie to Me, Traffic Light, The Chicago Code,Breaking In, and Human Target. These shows all sound like they are just episodes from the same show.