skinnyCorp, 6 Questions

Chicago-based skinnyCorp is the parent company of the ever-popular Threadless, the t-shirt company that produces winning designs chosen by online reader polls. Fusing interactivity, cutting-edge design, and entrepreneurial savvy, the site has made college dropouts out of the core team, president Jake Nickell, 25, vice-president Jacob Dehart, 23, and creative director, Jeffrey Kalmikoff, 26, (pictured above, from L-R). With seven active urls, four in development, …

iTunes Phone

Well it's finally official. After many months of rumors, the Motorola ROKR (pronounced rocker) was just announced as the first phone with built in iTunes software. It only holds 100 songs and is therefor a phone that can sync with iTunes (as opposed to an iPod with phone features). Music playback is apparently well integrated with the phone features: The Motorola ROKR features a color …

New Burton iPod Gear

update: January 4, 2004 I finally found a Burton Amp backpack at Paragon in NYC. So far, so good. Aside from the obvious benefits, it has the right number of pockets, high quality manufacturing, and a sleek design. Let’s see how it does when put to task on the streets of NYC… ————— Burton has released the rumored Amp Pack backpack and three new jackets …