The Little Black Door app makes luxury wardrobes shareable, resalable, and sustainable

When Lexi Willetts and Marina Pengilly realized they could make as much as £30,000 a year reselling their luxury clothes and accessories online, they resolved to create a solution for modern women who are already well-versed in the behaviors of Instagram and the sharing economy. Their solution, Little Black Door, has just gone live on the iOS store, and allows women to see, style and share their wardrobes with friends and followers. It also connects them to resale platforms, unlocking a vastly m...
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At the Sun-and-Moon Café...

... you can write about whatever you want. [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
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Instagram Is Becoming A Glorified Home Shopping Network

Over the past few years, Instagram users might have noticed that the app morphed from a place where you turn to see your friend’s cute dog photos, into a place where you turn to see those dog photos while also buying a lot of shit you probably don’t need. If you had any doubts about the platform’s intentions of…Read more...
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Alec Baldwin defends portraying Donald Trump on SNL after the president tested positive for COVID-19

Alec Baldwin took to Instagram to defend his portrayal of Donald Trump on SNL this weekend following the president's positive...
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An entire generation of new voters are on TikTok, but Biden and Trump are neglecting them

Despite its potential to reach a generation of voters, Trump and Biden have steered clear of TikTok. Olivier Douliery/AFP via Getty Images; Drew Angerer/Getty Images; Shayanne Gal/Business Insider As a possible ban still looms over TikTok’s growing user base, discussions about politics exist on nearly every corner of the video-based app. But absent from these political discussions often are the candidates themselves, like President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden, whose campa...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Politics, New York, Instagram, Congress, Senate, White House, China, Massachusetts, US, Trends, Walmart, Joe Biden, Getty Images

Photo: Alex Telles poses in Man Utd kit

Manchester United’s deadline day signing Alex Telles has posed in his new team’s kit for the first time. The one-cap Brazil international... Click the headline to read the full story.
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Zeiss' $6,000 Full-Frame ZX1 Is An Intriguing Little Camera with a Ridiculous Price Tag

Putting full-frame sensors into smaller and smaller compact bodies is all the rage nowadays. Nikon did it with the Z5, Panasonic did it with the S5, and just last month Sony joined the crowd with the new A7C. After announcing its compact full-frame camera more than two years ago, Zeiss’ $6,000 ZX1 has finally become…Read more...
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Laid-off tech worker from Chino makes free desks for at-home students

For a student distance learning at home, having a desk for your computer and a place for storing textbooks and assignments can make a world of difference. But desks are nearly sold out in stores and online sites, with the highest priced models remaining. Even if they could locate desks for sale, many Southern California families low on cash due to job losses from the coronavirus shutdowns cannot afford them. Woodworker Chai Hansanuwat assembles a desk for a student Tuesday afternoon Sept. 29...
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Scientists Have Created a Laser Scanner That Can See Through Fog

Even with sophisticated cameras and laser scanners that can see all the way around a vehicle, autonomous vehicles have just as much trouble driving in thick fog as humans do. They could soon have an advantage, however, as researchers have created a new imaging system that can see through obstructions like fog, or at…Read more...
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‘Mission: Impossible 7’ Set Photo Teases Tom Cruise’s Latest Death-Defying Stunt

Tom Cruise has hung out of ascending airplanes, jumped out of helicopters, scaled the world’s tallest building in the Mission: Impossible series, aka the lone franchise that will let him spit in death’s face and laugh. So what could he possibly do next? Well, Mission: Impossible 7 already teased a motorcycle stunt for the gods, but Christopher McQuarrie and Cruise are going back to an old cinematic tradition for the next death-defying Mission: Impossible 7 stunt: a fight on top of a speeding tr...
Tags: Images, Movies, Instagram, Rome, Cruise, Sequels, Norway, Tom-Cruise, Paramount Pictures, Roma, Christopher McQuarrie, Action/Adventure, Esai Morales, Vanessa Kirby, Ethan Hunt, McQuarrie

Leading an Emotionally Traumatized Workforce in the Midst of a Pandemic

YOUR COMPANY has begun its phased reopening. You are excited to be back in the office and a more normal routine. However, things are not as normal as you thought they would be. Not everyone shares in your enthusiasm, and the culture of your team seems to have changed. Your team is easily distracted and anxious. Even your top performers are not themselves. You are struggling to understand what the issues are and how to address them. Should you allow performance to seek its own level? Should you ...
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"Tsunami from Heaven," astounding time-lapse video of a cloudburst

Nature photographer Peter Maier captured this magnificent time-lapse video of a downburst over Lake Millstatt in Carinthia, Austria. Maier called it a "Tsunami from Heaven." (Posted by Tamsin_Bailey in the Boing Boing BBS's Odd Stuff thread.)
Tags: Weather, Photography, Video, News, Clouds, Nature, Time-lapse, Maier, Carinthia Austria, When It Rains It Pours, Peter Maier, Lake Millstatt

11 tips for juggling kids and working from home as the pandemic continues

It helps to split up your day into segments to focus on one task at a time. kohei_hara/Getty Images With no end in sight for the pandemic, parents won't be able to rely on short-term survival tactics to balance work and childcare.  Splitting up your day into short segments and designating specific time slots for parenting or work can help you manage various duties without getting overwhelmed.  Remember, you're not alone — every parent is struggling right now, so focus on what you can accom...
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Spider-Man 3: Jamie Foxx Teases New Appearance for Electro 

Spider-Man 3: Jamie Foxx Teases New Appearance for Electro A day after the news broke out about Jamie Foxx’s potential return as Electro, the Academy Award-winning actor has confirmed (in a now deleted Instagram post) that he has indeed signed on to star opposite Tom Holland in Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures’ highly-anticipated third Spider-Man MCU film. In his post which you can check out below (via Twitter), Foxx’s also teased that his villain character will be returning with a new appea...
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Instagram expands shopping on IGTV, plans test of shopping on Reels

Instagram this morning announced the global expansion of its Instagram Shopping service across IGTV. The product, which lets you watch a video then checkout with a few taps, offers creators and influencers a way to more directly monetize their user base on Instagram, while also giving brands a way to sell merchandise to their followers. Instagram said it would also soon begin testing shopping within its newer feature and TikTok rival, Reels. Image Credits: Instagram Shopping has become a la...
Tags: Social, Facebook, Ecommerce, Instagram, Shopping, Digital, Tech, Walmart, E-commerce, Online Shopping, Levi, Mobile E-commerce, Qvc, Instagram Shopping, Justin Osofsky, Reels

Fashion designer Kenzo Takada's catwalk – in pictures

The late fashion designer was the first from Japan to break into Paris’s exclusive fashion milieu in the 1970s. His colours and prints were a far cry from the traditional Parisian style of the time Continue reading...
Tags: Photography, Fashion, Japan, Life and style, World news, Culture, Asia Pacific, Art and design, Paris, Kenzo Takada

Instagram puts shopping everywhere, first on IGTV and then Reels

Battle for social commerce heats up as Instagram plans to put sales into every channel.
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Mike Campau composites neon light trails into stock photos

MIchigan-based retoucher Mike Campau has done a third version in his series of dynamic images: I wanted to revisit my original "Motion in Air" series and give it a modern twist with vibrant pastels and neon glows. Using CGI and stock photography, I created a new technique that blends the two mediums seamlessly in a single render. — Read the rest
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Michelle Keegan shares incredible home video tour

Actress Michelle Keegan took to Instagram to give fans a look at her cosy autumnal home...
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Victoria Beckhams „Posh“-Lippenstifte nehmen uns mit auf eine Zeitreise in die 90er

Victoria Beckham hat eine neue Lippenstift-Kollektion gelauncht und ihr Name transportiert uns direkt zurück in die 90er. Ihr Name? Posh. Genau wie Beckhams ikonischer Spice-Girls-Spitzname. Die Kollektion besteht aus neun verschiedenen Farben: Von einem blassen, pfirsichfarbenen Nude-Ton bis hin zum typischen Victoria-Beckham-Rot ist alles dabei. In einem Instagram-Post zum Launch der Kollektion erzählte Beckham, „Spice“ (ein dezentes Rotbraun) sei ihr täglicher Go-to-Ton geworden. Dazu erk...
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Victoria Beckham stuns fans with gorgeous makeup-free selfie and surprising outfit

Victoria Beckham has shown off her go-to Sunday attire on Instagram, and she looks so cosy!...
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A counter to Facebook’s rebuttal of the Netflix film ‘The Social Dilemma’

Facebook has hit out at claims made in the the Netflix docudrama ‘The Social Dilemma’ which portrayed the growing divisiveness and danger on social media and the internet, and the role big tech companies like Facebook and Google are playing in this transformation. The company claimed that the film buries “substance in sensationalism”, and rather than offer a nuanced look at technology, it gives a “distorted view of how social media platforms work to create a convenient scapegoat for what are dif...
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Tweets and Photos: Liverpool players react to thrashing by Aston Villa

A couple of Liverpool’s players have struck their head above the social media parapet to give their reactions to yesterday’s shock 7-2... Click the headline to read the full story.
Tags: Photos, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Aston Villa, Liverpool

Most girls and young women have experienced abuse online, report finds

Cyberstalking, body shaming and being sent explicit content among issues highlighted by Plan InternationalMost girls and young women using social media have experienced abuse that has driven them offline and left them traumatised, according to a new global survey.More than half of the 14,000 15- to 25-year-olds interviewed by Plan International said they had been cyberstalked, sent explicit messages and images, or abused online. Continue reading...
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Instagram’s 10th birthday – does it really share love?

Instagram’s 10th birthday is a good time to look at its impact on society. Instagram launched on 6 October 2010. Lots of social media platforms … © Stuart Bruce - was first published on Stuart Bruce's PR Futurist by Stuart Bruce - Modernising public relations and communications for the digital age
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Robin Thicke's fiancée April Love Geary announces she's 'pregnant ... again' with baby bump photo on Instagram

"Masked Singer" judge Robin Thicke and fiancee April Love Geary are expecting again. Geary announced their third child on Instagram on Sunday.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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