Intel Partners with the Olympic Games Effective Immediately After McDonald’s Departure

On June 16th it was announced by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), McDonald’s Worldwide and The Olympic Partners (TOP) that the Partnership will end with immediate effect. At the time of that announcement the IOC had no immediate plans to appoint a direct replacement in the retail food operations sponsorship category, and will review the category in the broader context of existing Olympic marketing programmes. Continue Reading →

ACL’s Red Hot Chili Peppers 3-Day VIP Ticket Giveaway, KGSR ACL Ticket Contest and ACL Playlist on Spotify

Weekend one for the annual Austin City Limits (ACL) music festival in Zilker Park on Oct 6th through the 8th has already sold out. As of now you can still buy weekend two 3-day passes for $255.00 but I assume they will also sell out pretty quickly. The good news is during the summer day passes for ACL will be available to purchase. Continue Reading →

Win Tickets to Outside Land’s 10th Anniversary Through Social Media

The Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival is held annually in San Francisco, California, at Golden Gate Park. The first festival occurred from August 22 to 24, 2008, and included over 60 musical acts from around the world. Bringing in 40,000 to 60,000 attendees a day, the inaugural festival was mostly a success besides a few hiccups here and there. Continue Reading →

Austin Is 2017’s 3rd Best City for Gamers

Austin is known for many things from being the “Live Music Capital of the World” to the annual South By Southwest (SXSW) Festival and now to being one of the best cities for gamers. A new study from WalletHub Study shows Austin to be the 3rd best city for gamers. Continue Reading →

RedTube Launches New Adult Greeting Card Shop

Yesterday, RedTube, a premier adult video sharing platform, announced the launch of ‘Speak From the Heart,’ a new adult greeting card shop available on its site. Continue Reading →

Maxim’s Hot 100 Issue Hit Newsstands Today with Hailey Baldwin on the Cover

Hi-Tech Chic’s SEO demographic statistics oddly show men visit the site more than woman.  That said I thought for our male readers interested in the MAXIM Hot 100 ladies I would post photos from the issue. The MAXIM Hot 100 issue hit newsstands TODAY with Hailey Baldwin leading the pack as this year’s cover star. Continue Reading →

Friday Fun News: Paper Fashion by PaperMade

During Fall Fashion Week this year PaperMade will release their seventh edition in the PaperMade series.  Courtesy of PaperMade you will be able to craft your own catwalk with top designers and style icons. Continue Reading →

Billboard Music Awards LIVE Tonight on ABC

The first wave of 2017 Billboard Music Award winners were just announced. Per Billboard the rest of the honorees will hear live during the show tonight at 7:00pm CDT on the ABC Channel or live stream on ABC.com. The Magenta Carpet Live from E! is still going on and you can catch on the E! Channel or on their site.

Stay tuned for more coverage and the complete list of winners from Billboard.com and below is the list of winners and categories: Continue Reading →

Fashion X Austin Fashion Weekend Tickets and Information

Fashion X Austin Events have been happening all week and if you didn’t get to attend it during the week you can still catch the last portion of Fashion Week over the weekend. Below is information for the Fashion Week events happening in Austin on Saturday the 20th and Sunday the 21st.  Continue Reading →

TLC’s Reality Competition Series “Girl Starter” Airs Tonight

Vera Bradley partners with the NEW TLC reality competition series Girl Starter, described as a blend of reality hits such as “Shark Tank,” “The Apprentice,” “Project Runway” and “American Idol,” produced by Al Roker’s production company (AL Roker Entertainment), the show is aimed at empowering young female entrepreneurs ages 18-24 and those interested in supporting their dreams.

The competition follows six steps of early phase business building, from ideation through pitch and features entertaining challenges, vibrant guest stars and a grand price of $100,000 in funding and services. The Girl Starter x Vera Bradley episode will air TOMORROW night (Friday, May 19th at 7pm EST on TLC) and features Vera Bradley Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer, Barbara Bradley Baekgaard as a guest judge.

To learn more about Girl Starter series click here.

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Source: Vera Bradley, Girl Starter, TLC