Category: Culture

June 21 is Go Skateboarding Day, an annual event that promotes and celebrates Skateboarding as a sport, culture and way of life. It started in California in 2004 and June 21 was selected as it is longest day of summer in the Northern Hemisphere. Once viewed as a deviant subculture, Skateboarding has emerged to become […]

Every week, we compile a list of interesting reads and things that we love: 1. Thor visits Mister Roger’s neighbourhood. We love this one so much. 2. Whoever had time to do this windscreen art  is genius. 3. Want to be happy? For the second year in a row, Finland is the happiest country in the world. […]

Peter Linz, One of the core Muppet Performers for Sesame Street and The Muppets (@peter.linz) On Sesame Street, Peter performs Ernie and Henry Monster. With the Muppets, he performs Statler, Lips, Link Hogthrob, Kermit’s nephew Robin, and the newest Muppet, Walter. How many pairs of socks do you currently own? Describe your favourite pair. Waaayyy […]

Every week, we compile a list of interesting reads and things that we love: 1. Bill and Ted are embarking on a third excellent adventure 2. From the beginning till the end: A complete timeline of Marvel Cinematic Universe wallpapers for your phone #EndGame 3. This could be us but you playin’ 4. Do your […]

At Freshly Pressed, one of the things we’ve always hoped to do is to create something that can become bigger than ourselves and use it as a platform to support things that we strongly believe in. Freshly Pressed was started based on the point of view that socks are like your secret identity and people […]

Every Friday, we compile a list of interesting things from the week that we love 1. Reduce the file size of your project down to 50% by randomly deleting half of the files using Thanos.js 2. Plot twist: Captain Marvel is actually Number 8 from the Umbrella Academy. Bonus: Captain Marvel gets her own Adidas sneakers 3. […]

Every Friday, we compile a list of interesting things from the week that we love 1. This fills us with so much joy #WeThePeople 2. Next time a client tries to pay you with “Exposure”, send them to paywithexposure.com 3. Profile of Dogs is a Chrome browser extension that automatically turns users’ Linkedin profile pictures […]

This March commemorates the first year anniversary of one of the greatest scientists of the 21st century, Stephen Hawking. Well known for his work on black holes, Hawking transformed our understanding about the origins of the universe and was a best-selling author and pop culture icon with appearances in Star Trek, The Simpsons, Futurama and […]

One of the most influential video games of the early 90s, The Legend of Zelda is an action-adventure video game series first released by Nintendo in Feb 1986. The game was inspired by creator Shigeru Miyamoto’s childhood explorations in the hillsides surrounding his home. The game features chief protagonist Link who has the task of […]