Links for December 4, 2017

Why Black Men Love Dragon Ball Z

“I’ve been thinking a lot about where I come from and who came before me in my family and circling back to Dragon Ball Z, it does resonate with me a lot,” DJ Kirkland, a comics artist working on the miniseries Black Mage, said over Twitter DMs. “Those of us that are black and born in the U.S., at least some of us to an extent don’t know where we’re from and I feel that is something that a lot of people of color can identify with.”


Motorola Razr V3

The RAZR was the first phone to recognize that cellphones, which had been mainstream for several years at this point, were on the tipping point to becoming fashion accessories, not just utilitarian products. The RAZR realized there was an opportunity to make a product that people would more emotionally bond with.


How Generative Music Works – interactive walkthrough of procedural music methods.