2PAC 4 PREZ

By Julia Milet  Murdered rapper Tupac Shakur is the subject of a new biopic to be released in June on what would have been his 46th birthday. All Eyez On Me by Benny Boom will cover his controversial joint careers as a rapper and producer, two decades after he was gunned down in Las Vegas. While he…

TRUMP, TWEETER IN CHIEF

PRINT VERSION FOR POPTICAL MAGAZINE – SEE BELOW FULL TEXT   By Julia Milet The Hilary Clinton and Donald Trump face-off was labelled the Twitter general election due to the record number election-related tweets. With almost two billion users on Facebook and nearly 320 million on Twitter, it follows that social media is at the…

SCAM ME IF YOU CAN

By Julia Milet Airline companies are facing some turbulence since the beginning of the year. Even though Ryanair’s traffic rose by 17 per cent this January, their 2016 pre-tax profit was lower than expected. Also, United Airlines and EasyJet recently came across some humanitarian conflicts. Not only they are being accused of mistreating their customers,…

Hackney the new Silicon Valley

By Julia Milet Talking about innovation, London has reached for the consecutive year the first place as being the most innovative city in the world “as vigorous economic growth and commercial real estate fundamentals are complemented by initiatives which are transforming the city’s transport and building on its unique strengths as a global education and…

Whiplash ★★★★

By Julia Milet Movies about music in Hollywood are often known as being cliché. When jazz is part of the subject in features such as ‘Ray’ by Taylor Hackford or Walter Salles movie ‘On the road’, it involves recurrently sex, alcohol and wasted cigarettes. Damien Chazelle however, has decided to put all these vices aside…

The Lowline: The World’s First Underground Park

Article wrote during an internship at Design Exchange Magazine By Julia Milet Recently , Nowness presented a film directed by Petter Ringbom, known for his documentary feature The Russian Winter, where Nancy Whang, of LCD Soundsytem, describes a new project in Lower East Side, New York City. “There is an experiment taking place on Manhattan lower east side. An innovated laboratory…

Field Trip To Mars: Inspiring the Next Generation

Article wrote during an internship at Design Exchange Magazine  By Julia Milet Every child loves a field trip as they can skip a day from studying and working hard at school. Understanding their state of mind, Lockheed Martin took the concept of field trip to the next level. What if we told you that the first humans visiting Mars…