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Komazawa Isolation

Komazawa Isolation Live Action Recreation

By Anya Ow / August 14, 2020 / 0 Comments

YouTuber Komazawa Isolation used the empty streets of Shibuya under lockdown to create a homage to video games like Yakuza.

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Star Trek: Lower Decks

Star Trek: Lower Decks

By Anya Ow / August 13, 2020 / 0 Comments

Star Trek: Lower Decks takes the franchise boldy into a new comedic frontier, in an animated series that’s available to watch on CBS.

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A Digital MIFF2020

By Anya Ow / August 12, 2020 / 0 Comments

A Digital MIFF2020 – this year’s Melbourne International Film Festival is all about digital streaming. Some are free! Check out MIFF 68½.

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Rewatching Phil Collins

By Anya Ow / August 11, 2020 / 0 Comments

This joyful video of two twin teen YouTuber brothers listening to Phil Collins’ “In the Air Tonight” has gone viral. Via Vulture: You know those viral videos where a baby tries ice cream or bacon for the first time? You see their sweet baby faces cycle through curiosity, incredulity, discovery, and joy, all at something […]

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Open Like Never Before

By Anya Ow / August 10, 2020 / 0 Comments

Open Like Never Before is a new Coca-Cola ad with George the Poet, marking the cultural significance of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Algorithmic ads and Segregation

By Anya Ow / August 7, 2020 / 0 Comments

Algorithmic ad targeting and segregation. Via YouTube: In 2019, Facebook settled a lawsuit with civil rights groups following the revelation that advertisers using their platform could use the targeting options to exclude many specific demographics from seeing their ads. It’s now more difficult for an unscrupulous advertiser to use Facebook’s platform to discriminate. However, even […]

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Black is King

Black is King

By Anya Ow / August 6, 2020 / 0 Comments

Black is King is a visual album / film by Beyoncé, and has dropped on Disney+ of all places. Looking forward to checking it out!

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Umbrella Academy Season 2

By Anya Ow / August 5, 2020 / 0 Comments

Umbrella Academy Season 2 is out: where the dysfunctional superhero family travels to the 1960s, near the Kennedy assassination. So far, the writing looks better than the first season.

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You Can’t Stop Us

By Anya Ow / August 4, 2020 / 0 Comments

You Can’t Stop Us is the latest Nike ad, a beautiful work of editing with a diverse cast of Nike’s sponsored athletes and others.

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Necrobarista

By Anya Ow / August 3, 2020 / 0 Comments

Necrobarista is a new visual novel game currently out on Steam about the afterlife and Melbourne’s cafe culture, by a Melbourne-based team.

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