Category Archives: Bandwagon jumping

#trendingtopic: felfies

Selfies taken by farmers with their animals, a.k.a. felfies, are hot right now. The whole things seems to have kicked off after a competition in The Irish Farmers Journal searching for the best selfie taken on a farm. Essex-based farmer’s … Continue reading

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Word of the day: mok-bang (#BRICKwatch)

Mok-bang is a mashup of the words for ‘eating’ and ‘broadcast’ in Korean and is the name for a strange new trend in South Korea. It’s basically live-streaming yourself eating your evening meal. And people actually watch this. Mok-bangers(?) spend … Continue reading

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Brazilian flavours (BRICKwatch)

Lucozade and WKD are first off the blocks with some limited edition flavours to tap into the World Cup next year. Lucozade is launching two new flavours. Lucozade Energy: The Brazilian – mango & mandarin – out on 20 December. … Continue reading

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Townie – the new cronut – and other baking mashups

Hot on the heels of the cronut – croissant meets doughnut – comes the townie, a mashup of a brownie with a tart. (Just realised how badly that could be interpreted.) London’s ‘hot right now’ baking mashup was spotted by … Continue reading

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One to watch: aquabiking

A bit of buzz around aquabiking/aqua cycling/underwater spinning/hydro spinning/aqua spinning at the moment, especially for trendy/faddy women in Paris (the idea seems to originate in France) and New York. It’s an exercise class where you pedal a stationary bike underwater … Continue reading

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One to watch: flying fast food

Flying fast food delivery drones are definitely one to watch, with two big brands testing out prototypes in the last few weeks. It all feels a bit ‘Jetsons’. First, Domino’s Pizza tested out the DomiCopter, a flying device (with eight … Continue reading

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Three’s a trend: Arabic nameplate necklace

The Arabic script is beautiful and looks cool in loads of different formats. Search for ‘Arabic grafitti’ and you’ll find some really cool things to look at, like this: Back in December 2010 (poss earlier), Kanye West was photographed wearing … Continue reading

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