A Quick Look at Boundary’s New Album – Still Life

Boundary - Still Life (Cover)

The first time I heard Boundary was at an opening act for a Moderat concert in Montreal, Quebec, Canada and I was instantly captured. This month marks the release of Montreal producer Ghislain Poirier’s second album “Still Life” under the moniker Boundary. I can see why his style of music is described as “electronic chamber […]

A Brief History of the Illuminated Sign

A Brief History of the Illuminated Sign

There have been lots of songs about illuminated/neon signs, and the 80s made them a staple of many MTV videos, but the science behind them, hasn’t necessarily translated into popular consciousness.  Neon signs work by filling glass tubes, formed in a decorative shape or letters, with a gas.  Passing a high-voltage electrical current through this […]

The Highest Bail Bonds Set On Celebrities

The Highest Bail Bonds Set On Celebrities

Celebrities always seem to find themselves in trouble with the law. Typically, we hear stories of them driving drunk, causing public disturbances, or taking shots at the paparazzi, so they just post bail for $50,000 or so and continue on with their lucrative careers. However, we seldom hear about celebrities who are released on bail […]

The truth about sitting down – “sitting is killing you”

Sitting is killing you, the truth about sitting down

Find out how you can get out of your chair alive via our infographic below!  

10 Words You Need To Stop Mispelling

10 Words You Need To Stop Mispelling

We’ve all been there, done that – this infographic examines top 10 misspelled words that commonly get under our skin at times. Enjoy the vocab lesson =)

3 of the Best Doctor Who Companions

3 of the Best Doctor Who Companions

I love Doctor Who. I am the sort of fan-girl to dress up in my TARDIS blue best and fly overseas to San Diego, basking in the commentary and spoilers of Moffat and Co (if only I could afford it). I’m not a purist, I wasn’t upset or offended when Smith jumped in to replace […]

Which Things Attract People On Smartphones?

Which Things Attract People On Smartphones?

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Why Your iPhone Will Never Be More Entertaining than Your Actual Television

flickr by ironypoisoning Because You're a Fan of Lazy Sundays

Let’s face it, you’re kind of attached to your iPhone. Helping you cure boredom, answer questions, and keep in touch with friends, it’s no wonder you consider the gadget a prized possession. Yet, your iPhone will never entertain, relax, and excite you quite like your trusty TV. Your TV won’t ever need charging and certainly […]

Why We Need the “I Don’t Care” Button on Facebook [Infographic]

why we need i dont care facebook button on facebook

Facebook can be quite an irritating place at times, don’t you think? I am certain you’ve had those times when you were scrolling down through your feed to see nothing but boring, useless posts from people you don’t really like that much anyway. In that sense haven’t you ever wanted to click “dislike” instead of […]

Laptops and Tablets are Rendering Cable Obsolete & Why This is Good for Your Kids

You’ll Have More Money for Your Kids’ College

Approximately 2.65 million Americans cut the cable cord between 2008 and 2011, and as many as a million of these turned away from their cable subscriptions in 2011 alone. It’s clear that the current trend is leaning toward flexible mobile streaming available on many devices, including laptops, smartphones, and tablets. Not only is this good for […]

The Insider’s Guide To Movie Marketing

The Insider’s Guide To Movie Marketing my time matters blog

In 2012, Marvel’s The Avengers brought in a staggering $632 million in revenues, and sold around 80 million tickets, according to The Numbers. But not every film manages to achieve the same level of success. In fact, the film industry funds lots of losers each year, in the hope that one of them will be […]

New Film ‘Prometheus’ is a Sci-Fi Puzzle

Noomi Rapace as Dr. Elizabeth Shaw in Prometheus - a film from Twentieth Century Fox

Are you a fan of the classic 1979 science fiction movie, Alien? If you are, then I’m betting you’ve already seen or are planning to see Prometheus, the highly anticipated new film by Alien director, Ridley Scott. I’ve been waiting to see Prometheus ever since I heard it was being made two years ago, so I […]

Beautiful, bizarre, humorous and dangerous animals

bird fish hunting

  This is what 1.5 million birds looks like   Ancient dinosaur looking fish   This beamer can conquer some intense terrain   Deer fawn … such a cute little thing   Baby dragon   Batman who?   Bear taking it easy   What a colorful bird in such an amazing setting   Get a […]

Cool Places: Wabi-Sabi Sushi in Petersburg, Virginia

The sign for the restaurant, Wabi-Sabi.

I admit, I’m something of a foodie and so I’m always looking for interesting restaurants to check out. One of my recent finds was a great sushi place called Wabi-Sabi, in Petersburg, Virginia. A small town in central Virginia might not seem like the most likely place for awesome sushi, but don’t let the location […]