Welcome to This Awesome Week, a look back at the week that was (and will be).
Instagram girl of the week
I’m debuting a new segment this week, Instagram girl of the week. Every week I will showcase a lucky woman who caught our eye, makes some news, or just looks really hot.
This week we look at Lindsey Duke, girlfriend of soon-to-be NFL quarterback Blake Bortles. Lindsey enjoys dogs and the beach. Give her a follow: [Instagram]
This week in history
April 1st, 2004-Gmail is born.
April 4th, 1968- Martin Luther King is assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee.
April 4th, 1975- Microsoft is founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen.
April 5th, 1994- Kurt Cobain dies in Seattle, the victim of a self inflicted gunshot according to police who find him 3 days later.
April 5th, 2002-Layne Staley, lead singer of Alice in Chains and Mad season, dies of a heroin overdose.
In the news
Movies, apps, music and fun
A couple of new movies open this week, the big ones being Captain America: The Winter Soldier [Washington Post.com] and The Grand Budapest Hotel[Mashable.com], the latest from Wes Anderson. Go out and get some tickets here.
For all you metalheads out there, grab the Ronnie James Dio tribute ablum featuring Anthrax, Tenacious D and others covering Dio. [Amazon.com]
Verizon is getting the new Samsung Galaxy S5: [Engadget.com]
Best apps of the week for iOS: [Betanews.com]
Best apps of the week for Windows 8: [Betanews.com]
Best apps of the week for Android: [Android.gs]
That’s all for this week, check us out next Friday to see what you missed.