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Storytelling Lands Commodity Semiconductor on TV

You periodically hear that someone is “good TV.” Bill Hader is good TV (looking forward to binging “Barry” on my next overseas flight). Tina Fey is good TV. Sometimes an event or a product like an Apple iPhone launch is mentioned as good TV. Semiconductors are NOT good TV. The technical nature of a semiconductor …more

This Week’s HA Jamz Harvest

By Shereen Masoud-Jointe, Account Executive (Europe)   What do honeybees, lemons, feet and tomatoes have in common? The HA Jamz playlist, for one. This week’s list brought together some seemingly disparate elements, but we like it “just the way it is.”     31.  Honeybee — The Head and the Heart 32.  The Sore Feet …more

HA Jamz Mix of The Week

By Shereen Masoud-Jointe, Account Executive (Europe)   In arguably the most eclectic week of HA Jamz yet, the wide range of Hoffman’s music tastes really came through:   27.   Stay Beautiful — Taylor Swift 28.   Money Money Money — ABBA 29.   人间 — Faye Wong(王菲) 30.   Reasons To Be Cheerful, Part 3 — Ian Dury …more

HA Jamz Brings Out Our Sensitive Sides

By Shereen Masoud-Jointe, Account Executive (Europe)   From smooth, slow instrumentals to hip hop with contemporary socio-political commentary, this week’s playlist additions put us in touch with our feelings.   22.   Feels So Good — Chuck Mangione 23.   Walking In The Snow — Run The Jewels 24.   Symphony No. 2 in D Major — Jean …more

Mood Boosting Tunes of the Week

By Shereen Masoud-Jointe, Account Executive (Europe)   Music has kept humanity going through difficult times around the world, and this week was no exception. I present to you the next set of HA Jamz, chosen by our very own Hoffmanites:   17. Be Alright — Ariana Grande 18. Part II — Vivien Yap 19. Dove …more