Birds Eye launches ‘social media-inspired’ potato shapes

Mr potato head black and white 2Today’s fatuous press release goes to Birds Eye that has launched Mashtags, an ‘innovative new product inspired by social media’.

Mashtags are apparently made from quality British potatoes and their shapes included the hashtag, @ symbols and those much-loved emoticons. Continue reading

America’s joint love affair with cannabis and digital technology

This contribution is by Mike Johns, President of Digital Mind State

Like Cavalier Poet Robert Herrick’s ode to the illicit, Farewell to Sack, America has a deep-seated love for our favourite forbidden fruit: cannabis.

This love affair between our creativity and psychic elevation continues to play out before our eyes in popular culture. Continue reading