Tag Archives: geek

Specs Appeal

Woody Allen, Austin Powers and….erm….Jack Duckworth. What do they have in common? ‘Specs Appeal’, a slice of fashion that’s dominating the catwalks right now. For Woody those horn-rimmed spectacles ooze neurotic New Yorker while for ‘Our Jack’ they say – look, I’m just your average British man, having a pint down at the Rovers, but […]

Startup Schwag

Over in Silicon Valley, near San Francisco and home to hundreds, if not thousands, of web companies, a company exists that sends you a bag of “schwag” in return for a monthly subscription. This bag of schwag is not the spoils of some bank heist but t-shirts and stickers from web 2.0 start-ups. Each month subscribers […]