YouTube announces new shows from Ellen Degeneres, Kevin Hart, Katy Perry and more

 YouTube wrapped up tonight’s BrandCast event for advertisers by announcing seven new shows. Some of them come from YouTube stars like Rhett and Link, who are creating a longform expansion of Good Mythical Morning, and The Slow Mo Guys, who are launching something called The Super Slow Show. The other shows feature stars from beyond YouTube. There’s…

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9to5Toys Lunch Break: 13″ MacBook Air 256GB $279 off, BeatsX Wireless Headphones $97, Twelve South iPhone Stand $17, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. TODAY’S CAN’T MISS DEALS: Apple 13-inch MacBook Air 256GB now $ 279 off BeatsX Wireless Headphones w/ Apple’s W1 Chip: $ 97 or less (Reg. $ 150) Twelve South’s…

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Creator of Microsoft’s infamous ‘Clippy’ tool talks designing the character on a Mac & more

One of the most iconic pieces of software design ever is the Clippy (or Clippit) assistant that was baked into Microsoft Office up until 2007. Users had and still have somewhat of a love-hate relationship with Clippy. Despite the assistant no longer being included in Microsoft Office, Clippy has lived on with a variety of different…

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