Chartbeat Presents at Front-end Meetup

Last Thursday Chartbeat hosted the Frontend Innovators Meetup group at our office. The focus was Angular.js, and my co-workers and I had the good fortune of being presenters. Our goal was to share some of the experiences and insights we’ve gained over the past year working with Angular.js. »

Best Buy's Super Bowl Ads

Did you see Best Buy's Super Bowl ads last night? If you haven't, you should give them a watch. They feature the creators of Instagram, Shazam, and Square to name a few. Tastefully done and a joy to see. »

Mesmerizing Video of a Washing Machine Destruction

I'm not sure why I felt so uncomfortable while watching this video. Perhaps it was due to the somewhat human face of the washing machine. I couldn't look away as it slowly destroyed itself, at times proud, at times scared. The machines are alive I tell ya. »

Former Fleet Foxes Drummer's New Music Video

Former Fleet Foxes drummer J. Tillman just released his first music video off his band's upcoming album. His band's name is Father John Misty and the album is called 'Fear Fun`. It's not out till later this year however. Until then enjoy this music video starring Aubrey Plaza (of Parks and Recreation fame). »

Apple Releases iBooks 2 With Textbook Support

Today Apple released iBooks 2 with support for textbooks. Along with this announcement they showed off a new video describing why they created support for textbooks and how they went about doing so. The video is typical Apple quality: endearing and uplifting. Overlook the length of the video and let yourself be captivated. This is some stuff that I wish I had growing up. »

Trailer for Sleigh Bells Second Album Released

I was a big fan of Sleigh Bells' first album. The raw sounds and fast beats let the album become one of my summer favorites, a record I could put on and play from start to finish as I drove around with my windows down. »