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Teens think YouTube, Xbox, and Oreo are the coolest brands, says Google

Teens think YouTube, Xbox, and Oreo are the coolest brands, says Google

Eric Frederiksen

It’s important that we constantly know what #teens think is cool. How else are we, the adults, who definitely aren’t old but are just really busy lately but still want to be plugged in, going to know what we should think is cool? Google, in an ongoing effort to have all of the data on earth, commissioned and published a report given the amazing title of “It’s lit: A guide to what teens...

Why was the Xbox logo green? Coworkers took every other color marker the artist had

Why was the Xbox logo green? Coworkers took every other color marker the artist had

Joey Davidson

Here's a nice little tidbit of completely trivial information from the gaming industry. The original Xbox's logo was green for one simple reason: the artist in charge of designing it didn't have any other colored markers left. Seriously. Xbox Co-creator Seamus Blackley talked about this with IGN recently. When asked why the branding for the original Xbox was green, here's exactly what...