You can be the most anti-consumerist or anti-Black Friday bro on the block, but you can’t avoid needing a phone. Consumerist reports you can get a non-iPhone spacephone (aka: Androaid) for $0.01, today through Cyber Monday (aka next Monday). You need to be a new customer, sign a two-year contract and probably some other contractual hocus pocus, so make sure to read the fine print. The deal is good for Veizon, T-Mobile, AT&T and Sprint, and, Consumerist notes, even applies to the normally $799.99 Motorola DROID RAZR 4G. But there you go: a phone for a penny. Call your mother for me.
In the latest move of a #brand trying to connect with you, one Manhattan-based private video-sharing and storage system is trying to be your mother. Or your mother’s mother, at least. DNAinfo writes: “Office workers in Manhattan can book a free visit and hug from a ‘Granny-on-Demand’ this Friday in advance of Mother’s Day, courtesy. … Users of […]
I want a dog. Bad. I’m suffering from retriever fever; I’m not sound without a hound; I’d be merrier with a terrier. I long for a pup of my own, but I know I can’t get one. I’m too busy to give him the attention and exercise he needs, and too broke to afford a […]
1. May is National Chamber Music Month! What better place to celebrate than at Williamsburg’s fancy new classical venue, National Sawdust? The Kick-Off Party features three acclaimed small ensembles: Jen Shyu & Jade Tongue, the Del Sol Quartet, and the Greg Lewis Organ Monk Quintet. (Monday, National Sawdust, FREE) 2. Cobble Hill watering hole Fawkner […]