Welcome Back Music City Roots!

Welcome Back Music City Roots! Community / In The News / Music / New

Our good friends over at Music City Roots have a heck of a season lined up.  First show of the new season airs tonight and features Gareth Dunlop, Audrey Auld, Jabe Beyer, The Vespers and The Driftwood Singers.    Can’t make it out to the Loveless Cafe to watch live?  Fret not, as there are a […]

New iPad.  New Gear.  Get it Today.

New iPad. New Gear. Get it Today. Griffin Gear / In The News / New

We’ve loved getting to know the new iPad. Yes, it’s slightly heavier. Yes, the display is, in a word, jawdroppinglybeautiful. And yes, we fully understand that the extra weight did NOT come from the additional 2.5 million pixels (more or less)Apple managed to cram into the display. Chris F. from Knoxville won himself a new […]

SXSW 2012 – I’m new here myself

SXSW 2012 – I’m new here myself In The News / Special Events

Imagine if you liked doughnuts. I mean really really liked, almost to an unhealthy extent, doughnuts. Glazed. Custard-iced. Those cakey ones that dont taste like anything and barely qualify as doughnuts. All of the doughnuts. Then imagine your boss said, “Here are the keys to that doughnut factory down in Doughnutlandia. Go eat doughnuts.” You’d […]

Johnny Cash Museum FTW!!

Johnny Cash Museum FTW!! Community / Fun / In The News / Special Events / Uncategorized

I grew up listening to Johnny Cash songs. My dad had been a teenager during the legendary ‘Million Dollar Quartet’ days of Sun Records.  Before I ever heard Johnny Cash sing, I knew “Folsom Prison Blues” and “I Walk the Line” from the versions my dad would strum out on his battered Epiphone acoustic guitar. […]

The $51/pound Coffee Conundrum

The $51/pound Coffee Conundrum In The News

A number of the folks in Creative Services share a Keurig coffee maker. Every morning from 8:30 til 9, the Hive fills with the smells jamocha raspberry almond fudge ripple coffee. “Convenient,” they say. “A fresh cup every time” they say. “$51 a pound” I say, having just read this post over at thekitchn.com. For […]

The Touchy-Feely Future of Technology

The Touchy-Feely Future of Technology In The News

I’ve written before about the history of the tablet, it’s a fascinating topic. NPR’s Technology Podcast today features several incredible stories about the future and the history of touch-computing. It covers everything from early tablets in film and television, to how we use tablets like iPad in schools and hospitals today. You can hear the […]

Location location location

Location location location In The News

There’s an interesting story from CNET that states that over a quarter of U.S. adults use location-based services. The story sites a study by the Pew Internet & American Life Project. Some findings include: 28 percent of cell owners use their phones for directions or recommendations based on their current location. 9 percent of Internet […]