The Internet is already ablaze with the unveiling of Stadia, a video game streaming service from Google. If you’re not already familiar, Stadia is a cloud based streaming service, meaning that virtually anyone with any internet capable device can theoretically play the latest video games. [Read more…]
I think it is safe to say that most people will agree with me when I say that brand recognition is essential to a successful business. People must be reminded of a company as often as possible, so that when they need a particular service or product, that is the name that springs to mind.
For this reason, a lot of research goes into making sure that logos are instantly recognisable. At the same time, they often have special significance for the founders of a corporation, layers of hidden meaning or even subconscious messages to entice customers. [Read more…]
When it comes to widely televised and passionately debated court cases, few are as famous as the O.J. Simpson trial. Still today, decades after the case came to an enormously controversial conclusion, the name O.J. Simpson can barely be mentioned without creating an inflamed, aggressive debate. Many point to the case as likewise being not just disturbing, but also the unexpected spotlight that shone on the still deeply ingrained racial divides in the United States.
It was, of course, in 1995 that Simpson, NFL star and sports commentator, went on trial for a double homicide. Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman had been found murdered at Nicole’s home, both brutally killed with a knife. October 3rd saw a verdict of not guilty for Simpson, an explosive result that shook the United States, and the world, to its very core. [Read more…]