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Facebook Buys Oculus VR, Maker of Virtual Reality Headset, For $2 Billion

On the prowl just weeks after it brought the WhatsApp messaging service for a cool $19 billion, Facebook announced earlier this afternoon that it is buying Oculus VR, the maker of Oculus Rift virtual reality head mounted display, for $2 billion in both cash and stocks. The … READ MORE

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Colette Robbed By Armed Thieves Over The Weekend

Something egregious occurred Saturday morning when two armed men held up Parisian boutique Colette and made off with loot worth around €600,000 EUR (~$827,000 USD). The crime took place an hour before the trendsetting store was about to open when perpetrators, one armed with an axe and … READ MORE

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Star Wars: Episode VII – To Set 30 Years After “Return of the Jedi”

With Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill), Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) and Han Solo (Harrison Ford ) rumored to appear on the upcoming Star Wars: Episode VII, many fans have wondered on how director J. J. Abrams was going to introduce the actors into the now storyline without much … READ MORE

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Barbour x adidas Originals Collaboration Announcement

By now, anyone who’s even tangentially aware of quality menswear should know something about Barbour. The historic UK brand has been making its signature waxed cotton outerwear since 1894, and in recent years Barbour has been remade as a weather-fighting option apart from the gentleman hunter set. … READ MORE

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adidas Originals Announces Partnership with Nigo

The streetwear world is shaping up to have its own Hot Stove league — the catchall term used to describe the various free-agent signings and trades during baseball’s off-season. In recent months Kanye West left Nike to ink a new deal with adidas, and today the three-stripe … READ MORE

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Facebook is buying WhatsApp for $16 billion

It looks like the billionaires club just got a new inductee as Facebook announces its purchase of WhatsApp for $16 billion. So what is WhatsApp and why did Facebook just drop so much cash on it? If you’re keeping track at home, this is roughly 16 times … READ MORE

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Nike and Riccardo Tisci Announce Collaboration

Could it be true? All signs are pointing to yes, according to the Style File Blog, who claim to have heard it directly from the source. So what does that mean? Sneakerheads get ready to party because one of the fashion world’s biggest names, Givenchy‘s creative director, … READ MORE

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Coachella 2014: OutKast, Muse and Arcade Fire to Headline

The 16th edition of the annual Coachella music festival has just announced its list of headliners and musicians that will grace the stage at the two-weekend extravaganza. OutKast, Muse, and the indie-band Arcade Fire have been penned as headliners while Ellie Goulding, Lorde, Queens of the Stone Age … READ MORE

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Tupac Shakur “Holler If Ya Hear Me” Musical Coming to Broadway NYC

With the current revival of “Annie” coming to a close, another musical about a hard knock life will take its place at New York City’s Palace Theater this summer. Centers on several fictional characters and their often tumultuous lives in the inner city, the new musical “Holler … READ MORE

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Dwight Howard, Patrick Beverley, and Omri Casspi Moshe welcome Jeremy Lin to adidas Basketball

Instead of an official press conference, Houston Rockets‘ Jeremy Lin decided to delivered the news of his new partnership with adidas Basketball personally via social media. With help from fellow adidas brethren and Houston teammates Dwight Howard, Patrick Beverley, and Omri Casspi Moshe, Lin created a somewhat … READ MORE

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Jeremy Lin Signs with adidas Basketball

As the ink dries on their newly formed partnership, adidas today officially announces that Jeremy Lin has joined their star-studded adidas basketball roster. Including teammate and seven-time NBA All-Star Dwight Howard and the likes of Derrick Rose, John Wall, and Damian Lillard, adopting Lin into the adidas … READ MORE