Five Vid Friday #18 – How is Your Phone Changing You? Intertextuality, Travel Horror Stories & More

Back at it again with another Five Vid Friday, where we share five of the coolest pieces of video content we’ve discovered this week. This week we delve into how your phone is changing you, what is intertextuality, travel horror stories, the greatest moments in hacking history and how to clean your shoes in four minutes.


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The Greatest Moments in Hacking History

Samy Kamkar tells the story of how he hacked the biggest website in the world at the time, MySpace. Was swatted by the FBI and how he rid himself of computers for a few years.

 

How is Your Phone Changing You?

My posture is pretty horrible and I’m 90% certain it has something to do with the length of time that I look at my phone. If you want to hear how your phone might be affecting you, for better or worse, check the video above.

 

Intertextuality: Hollywood’s New Currency

Nerdwriter explores Hollywood’s new tool of Intertextuality. When basically every story has already been told on film, what do you turn to? People’s nostalgia. Nerdwriter calls it a new kind of emotional currency.

 

Jason Markk on How to Clean 4 Sneakers in 4 Minutes

Jason covers everything from which brush to use, how to clean fly-knit, adidas ultra-boost or suede, and how to see amazing results before donning your footwear.

 

Travel Horror Stories

The Roundabout Crew are back with some terrifying travel horror stories that will make your skin crawl. We’re not even sure how they got through it to tell the tale.


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Five Vid Friday #17 – Sand Dune Snowboarding, Red Hot Chilli Peppers Get Naked, World’s longest Wheelie & More
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