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  • air umbrella
    May the force be with you to keep the rain away
    On Kickstarter right now you can help pay for the development of the Air Umbrella which according to them “is a real 'invisible umbrella', which takes advantage of the air flow as shelter from the rain.” Before you rush to...
  • The four most memorable video game companies
    The four most memorable video game companies
    Some of the most memorable characters in modern video games do not have a face. Some of them may have a logo, although this is not always the case. Video game developers understand something H.P. Lovecraft understood when he wrote his articles in...
  • Umbrellas of various colors collide on a rainy day.
    Finding design: Umbrellas
    Design is ubiquitous throughout society. Practically every single item one sees has some aspect of design to it. From the awnings above shops to the traffic signs on streets, there is a certain aspect of aesthetic to mostly every single thing...
  • Two grip umbrella is handy
    Innovation in umbrella design adds second grip.
    Unless you carry an umbrella because you are dapper english gentleman, or a lovely southern belle, you carry an umbrella to stay dry.But how many times have you been using your umbrella and grabbed it midway up the shaft to get better control?Now...
  • Fulton Red Lips Umbrella by Lulu Guinness
    Spring showers got you soaked? Grab a Fashionista fun Fulton umbrella
    We know, we know. Everyone loves to go blah blah about April showers and what to wear or use during this time of year. So, it goes without saying, looking good when soaked is key while sloshing through Manhattan. We feel the need to re-visit our...
  • SENZ Umbrella
    SENZ°: The Storm Umbrella Which Beats 70 mph Winds
    Tired of umbrellas which blow inside-out, break, poke you in the eye or catch your fingers in the springs?This is precisely what Dutch designer, Gerwin Hoogendoorn's countered with the creation of his award-winning, aerodynamic SENZ°...
  • Resident Evil
    Five times is definitely not a charm for 'Resident Evil'
    They have released another ‘Resident Evil’ movie which puts us up to a total of five. You ask yourself, as I did, “what could they do to make this one different than the rest?” Well, quite a bit and not a lot at all, I...
  • Pink Heart Wedding Umbrella
    3 wedding umbrella ideas
    Are you planning on having an outside wedding and trying to account for the possibility of rain? Do you just like the look of umbrellas and think they are a cute touch? Or is it just something you like in photography? Either way umbrellas are an...
  • Fulton Eliza Confetti Umbrella
    April Showers Bring....Haute Umbrellas
    Who says you can't be fashionable in a torrential rainstorm? Not any typical NYC Fashionista, that's for sure! One way to prove your stylish worthiness is to carry an umbrella reflective of your glamorous ways - through downpour and all!We...
  • Grand re-opening of Preservation Hall after Hurricane Katrina
    The Jazz Funeral And Other Second Line Parades In New Orleans
    The second part of the Jazz Funeral, which was started in New Orleans, is the second line. It has evolved into an art and celebratory tool (or device) of its own. With a Jazz Brass Band wailing away as the first line and the dancers following...
  • Rihanna’s ‘Umbrella’ track earns songwriter $15 million
    Rihanna’s ‘Umbrella’ track earns songwriter $15 million
    Rihanna’s single ‘Umbrella’ was a huge hit when it first hit the airwaves and continues to earn royalties even now.While speaking to Tim Westwood on BBC’s 1Xtra, the man behind writing the hit track, The Dream, says that ...
  • Even the Queen's got her bubble umbrella ready!
    Beat the Rainy Day Blues in Style
    Tired of feeling dreary when you spot rain out the window? Though no amount of willpower will whisk those dark clouds away, there is another remedy you can try: knowing you have stylish pieces for drizzly weather is a surefire way to beat the...
  • Sport-Brella
    Beat the heat with Sport-Brella
    Orange County parents are used to long hot days at the beach or park. With the weather getting warmer every day, be prepared to beat the heat and stay cool in the shade with the complete line of Sport-Brella products. Baseball dads and soccer moms...
  • Capcom unveils Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City
    Capcom unveils Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City
    Today Capcom announced the development of their newest game in the Resident Evil series, Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City. In development by Capcom and, Vancouver based, Slant 6 Studios for the Playstation 3, Xbox 360, and PC gaming systems,...
  • Glee: 'Umbrella' (VIDEO and lyrics)
    Glee: 'Umbrella' (VIDEO and lyrics)
    Jay-Z, Kuk Harrell, Terius Nash and Christopher "Tricky" Stewart wrote "Umbrella" for Rihanna for the 2007 album "Good Girl Gone Bad." It was the lead single for her third studio album. Rihanna and Jay-Z received a...