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This article was published on March 14, 2011

    Playbuttons: button shaped mixtapes in the modern age

    Playbuttons: button shaped mixtapes in the modern age
    Courtney Boyd Myers
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    Courtney Boyd Myers

    Courtney Boyd Myers is the founder of audience.io, a transatlantic company designed to help New York and London based technology startups gr Courtney Boyd Myers is the founder of audience.io, a transatlantic company designed to help New York and London based technology startups grow internationally. Previously, she was the Features Editor and East Coast Editor of TNW covering New York City startups and digital innovation. She loves magnets + reading on a Kindle. You can follow her on Facebook, Twitter @CBM and .

    Remember the days you spent arduously creating custom mixtapes for that special someone? Opening Ceremony, an uber hip shop in New York City has just released a slew of “Playbuttons“, recreating the special made for you mixtape experience in button shaped mp3 players.

    This week’s playbutton is the love button, which includes a suite of new, previously unreleased, and exclusive love songs. All proceeds from this playbutton will be donated to musicians on call, a non-profit that brings live and recorded music to the bedsides of hospital patients. The love button is selling at Open Ceremony in a limited edition of 500. ($25)

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