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Every month at the AE offices, we choose our Pop Culture Picks. It could be an album, a band, a book, a movie, a TV show, a podcast, or anything else we enjoyed over the previous 30 days. Keep scrolling to find out what caught our attention this month! Avery’s Pick   Flower Boy by Tyler … Continue reading September Pop Culture Picks

I am proud to say that this September marks a year at Appreciation Engine. This experience has been amazing and will always occupy a very special place in my heart and career. However, all things must pass, and students must eventually go back to school, myself included. The Year In Review I will be taking … Continue reading My AE Experience: Working For One Year As A Junior Software Developer

Avery’s Pick Khruangbin TL;DR: A cold breakbeat tethered with deep-pocket bass grooves, melodically driven by exotic reverberated guitar, delivers an undeniably cool sound. *I highly recommend checking out Khruangbin’s Tiny Desk Concert (a short, YouTube-tailored performance) for an introduction to their music.* Music discovery is at an all-time peak due to streaming services like Spotify. … Continue reading July Pop Culture Picks

Our top pop culture recommendations for the month of June. Jeff’s Pick NASA’s Exoplanet Travel Bureau Space, The final frontier. Where no one has vacationed before…. My pop culture pick this month is the Exoplanet Travel Bureau, a website developed by NASA’s Exoplanet Exploration Program. This program is NASA’s ongoing project to “seek out” habitable … Continue reading June Pop Culture Picks

Our top pop culture recommendations for the month of May. Jenn’s Pick Dirty Computer – Janelle Monáe In short: This album shows a true and rare talent. It’s worth taking the time to listen in full without distractions — it will enrich your day, I promise. Dirty Computer, released on April 27, is a progressive … Continue reading May Pop Culture Picks

Our top pop culture recommendations for the month of April. Have a look at our March and February picks for more awesome stuff! Mike’s Pick Persona 5  on Playstation 4 TL;DR: Fight monsters whilst attending Japanese high school. A completely unique gaming experience and very highly recommended. The Persona series is part traditional JRPG and … Continue reading April Pop Culture Picks

Our top pop culture recommendations for the month of March. Don’t forget to check out our picks for February too. There’s lots of good stuff in there for you! Annabel’s Pick Dead of Winter: A Crossroads Game My pick gives you: a cold, bleak, desolate feeling with a touch of zombies. Enjoy! Oh, I love … Continue reading March Pop Culture Picks

We love all sorts of media and we want to share some favorites to fill up your February.   Annabel’s Pick The Vanity Fair Diaries by Tina Brown My pick gives you: glamor, glitz, back-stabbing, social climbing, legendary authors and ladies trying to get it all done This month, I polished off the The Vanity Fair … Continue reading February Pop Culture Picks