That's right, a study concluded that we're all fauxsumerists – a generation that browses and browses and browses before deciding "no". We still want to die surrounded by clothes and trainers, we just can't afford them.
It was Game Boy's 25th birthday this week. Everybody knows the sound of the Game Boy, but we wanted to look at how the legendary handheld gaming device has been used as an instrument.
The NYPD took to Twitter with #myNYPD and asked Americans to send in pictures of them with officers of the law. It backfired spectacularly, with users tweeting in horrific pictures of police brutality. Who knew dogs weren't safe from stop-and-search?
New media artist and self-confessed Warhol nut Cory Arcangel unearthed some of Andy's forays into early digital art, thanks to some savvy floppy disk retrieval techniques.
Do you know where your clothes come from? That's the question that this week's Fashion Revolution Day tried to explore. A year on from the Rana Plaza collapse in Bangladesh, we argue that feminism and ethical fashion go hand in hand.
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