justin timberlake

  • Watch Apple’s First Timberlake And Fallon iPhone 6 Ads

    Watch Apple’s First Timberlake And Fallon iPhone 6 Ads

    Apple has gone back to territory that treated it well in the past with new ads for the iPhone 6, with a spin on the “I’m a Mac, I’m a PC” John Hodgman/Justin Long duo act that served it well in the latter half of the last decade. This time, it’s not quite so oppositional, as the spots compare the relative virtues of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, with Jimmy Fallon… Read More

  • MySpace Punishes Its Few Remaining Friends By Vanishing Their Blogs

    MySpace Punishes Its Few Remaining Friends By Vanishing Their Blogs

    Obviously MySpace has very few friends left to alienate — Tom has long since moved on — but that hasn’t stopped it annoying the hell out of its few remaining fans by forcing through an update to its shiny new music discovery platform that’s swallowed their old blog content, with no guarantee it’s ever going to be retrievable. Read More

  • The New Myspace Opens, Hoping A Justin Timberlake Single Can Help It Fly

    The New Myspace Opens, Hoping A Justin Timberlake Single Can Help It Fly

    New Myspace made its debut back in September (when it made our own Drew Olanoff “want to hurl”) but the redesign has only been available to limited beta participants before now. Today, the next-generation version of the site is open to all, with registration possible using either your existing Myspace account, Facebook credentials or signing up as a brand new user. The launch… Read More

  • The Mere Existence Of A “New Myspace” Makes Me Want To Hurl. Just Let It Go.

    The Mere Existence Of A “New Myspace” Makes Me Want To Hurl. Just Let It Go.

    Ok, folks, dust off your old web browsers, because Myspace is teasing a brand new design! Yes, the Justin Timberlake-backed whatever-it-is-now has slapped a new coat of paint on something that has already been sold and pushed to the side of the road. Read More

  • Maybe Mark Zuckerberg Won't Hate That Facebook Movie After All

    Yesterday, Facebook’s Dave Recordon commented that he just finished a marathon session of The West Wing, a great show about the inner-workings of a fictional White House that ended its run on NBC in 2006. I agreed with Recordon, it was a great show. You know who else agreed? Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg. So why is this interesting? Well, the creator of The West Wing was Aaron Sorkin. Read More

  • Dumbest Ad Yet At CES 2007

    Came across this ad this morning in the CES mag we got delivered. Apparently OmniMount thinks that channelling Justin Timberlake’s music is the key to getting people like us to stop by its booth. To quote the ad: “I’m bringing sexy back (yeah!) Them other mounts don’t know how to act. (yeah!) We’ll pass. Thanks, but no thanks. Read More