downtown lincoln, Technology, the environment

1867 Bar to Change Name to 4867 Bar, Serve Everything in Stainless Steel

Lincoln NE (SN) - After an announcement that downtown Lincoln's 1867 Bar would be phasing out plastic straws, offering $1 metal straws as an alternative, the bar decided it would be best to just make everything there stainless steel. The drinking straw decision has been gaining in popularity worldwide in lieu of the environmental impact… Continue reading 1867 Bar to Change Name to 4867 Bar, Serve Everything in Stainless Steel

America, patriotism, Technology

Patriotic Nebraskans Celebrate America by Videotaping Fireworks in the Dark

Lincoln NE (SN) - July 4th marks the middle of summer, and Nebraskans are poised to celebrate America with cookouts, beers, and videotaping fireworks in the dark. Lancaster county comptroller Gary Robards predicts this year to be the biggest year yet for taking dark, blurry, videos of fireworks. Says Robards, “We are really excited. There… Continue reading Patriotic Nebraskans Celebrate America by Videotaping Fireworks in the Dark

music, Technology

Dream Pro Recording to Compete with MacBook Pro, Garageband, Offering Mid-Session Memes, Porn

Lincoln NE (SN) - In an age of "skies the limit" technology battling head-to-head with "Hey listen to this song on this miniature, mono, speaker on a telephone" social norms, music studios have been forced to adapt. We spoke with Dream Pro Recording's Sean Joyce about their new sessions. "For some time, I have offered… Continue reading Dream Pro Recording to Compete with MacBook Pro, Garageband, Offering Mid-Session Memes, Porn

social media, Technology

Instagram’s IGTV Cancelled Just Days Into Season 1

New York NY (SN) - Things have been tense at Instagram's NYC headquarters after the beloved launch of IGTV was abruptly cancelled just a week into season 1. The Instagram app update, Version 51.0, allowed users to post 1-hour video uploads, advertising the change for "everyone to be a creator, not just big-name celebrities." This… Continue reading Instagram’s IGTV Cancelled Just Days Into Season 1