Posts by Eugene Kim

Eugene Kim

Eugene Kim is the Editor-in-Chief of My Modern Met. In May, 2008, he co-founded the website to create one big city that celebrates creative ideas. His mission is to promote a positive culture by spotlighting the best sides of humanity—from the lighthearted and fun to the thought-provoking and enlightening.
April 30, 2014

MMM Exclusive: Discovering South Carolina’s Iconic Palmetto Bluff in Cadillac’s New Escalade

“This post is in Partnership with Cadillac. The next generation Escalade is coming. Check it out here.” There's something iconic about Palmetto Bluff in South Carolina. Set amidst a gorgeous backdrop of moss-covered oak trees, the Montage resort epitomizes Southern comfort. When Cadillac graciously invited My Modern Met for a visit, I knew I couldn't pass up the opportunity. Born and raised in Southern California, I'd never visited the South.

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January 9, 2014

MMM Exclusive: The Most Futuristic Products at CES 2014

A Metallic Tree of Samsung's New Curved UHD TVs Technology is one of the biggest drivers of advancement for the human race and CES is the place to see all the latest and greatest in consumer electronics. For just a few days, exhibitors, industry analysts, investors, and media all converge in one place to determine what lies ahead for the technology industry in the upcoming year.

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September 14, 2013

My Modern Met Exclusive: The Tremendous and Curious World of Beakerhead

As I flew into Calgary yesterday morning, I was excited to discover what Beakerhead was all about. Multiple events have been hosted throughout the city since Wednesday (and runs through Sunday), with no intention of duplicating what's already been done. It's all about creating something new and fresh, breaking down barriers, and celebrating a uniqueness that could only be formed when fusing together the usually separate fields of art, science, and engineering.

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August 13, 2013

My Modern Met Exclusive: Whitewater Rafting Inside the Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon is often rated the #1 Natural Wonder to visit in North America. Many people have viewed it from above. The park receives approximately 4.5 million visitors each year, however, only 27,000 people see the Grand Canyon by river. Intrigued and inspired, just over a week ago, I set off to document what it's like to see the Grand Canyon from the depths of the Colorado River.

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