Features

  • Valentine’s Day – Was it Always like this?
    Posted in: Events & Festivals, Features, Videos

    The idea that Valentine’s day has become a capitalist ritual of perverse consumerism is not a novel one, we’ve known about its evils for years. But less is know about how this came to pass. When exactly did Valentine’s day turn from a day of Catholic celebration into a day of stress and anxiety for […]

  • Hot Tech: Can an Algorithm be Racist?
    Posted in: Features, Technology, Videos

    Algorithms are everywhere. They suggest what to buy on Amazon, what memes to look at on Facebook, and probably suggested this video to you on Youtube. But they also do far more serious things like identifying people via facial recognition, helping companies hire and fire, and even deciding if people should be released on bail. […]

  • Top 5 Anticipated Games 2019
    The Top 5 Anticipated Games of 2019
    Posted in: Features, Videos

    2018 was a mammoth year for gaming, from the release of ‘God of War’ and ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ to the breakout success of ‘PUPG’ and ‘Fortnite’. But as 2019 rolls around, it’s time to take a look at the new games . From long-awaited sequels to brand new titles from seasoned designers, there are loads […]

  • Being Lonely in London During This Time of the Year: A Film
    Posted in: Features, Unused

    The ooh and aahs of Yuletide spirit captured in TV commercials as people take off to exotic destinations. Cute as a button kids running around with Mummies and Daddies as they scurry with shopping bags from high street retailers loaded with expensive gifts for the holidays. Of 6-course meals with Turkeys and Hog roasts, laughter, […]

  • Willy Wonka Chocolate Factory Sanderson
    Willy Wonka Inspired Chocolate Factory
    Posted in: Features, Food & Dining

    Christmas is a time for indulgence, and Fitzrovia’s Sanderson hotel will be taking this to heart for the festive season with a Willy Wonka-inspired takeover that will see the hotel transformed into everyone’s favourite chocolate factory. In operation from the end of November until the new year,the pop-up will be an exercise in nostalgia that […]

  • Liv Austen Window Shopping
    Hot Tunes: Liv Austen’s Window Shopping
    Posted in: Concerts & Gigs, Features, People

    Norwegian-born singer-songwriter Liv Austen arrived in the UK in 2010 and soon found her voice as one of the hottest properties on the ever-expanding British country music scene. She’s become a key part of that explosion, but has the pop sensibility to cross over to the widest possible audience. The rave reviews that greet Austen’s […]