Sunrise at 5:28.

[Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
Tags: Photography, Law, Sunrise, Lake Mendota, Ann Althouse

An old Tokyo house and its long-closed shop

Several years have now passed since I first found it, but this old, dilapidated house with its long-closed shop continues to fascinate me. There’s just so much to marvel at. It has two broken vending machines, the remnants of the shop are there for all to see, and the house itself remains occupied — the unexpected sound of a radio playing upstairs being the giveaway on that initial visit. Having walked passed many times since, there has always been a sign, or at least a sense, of someon...
Tags: Travel, Photography, Tokyo

REMINDER - CCH Summer Sessions Kick Off with TFM this Sunday

I know that I brought up a couple weeks ago that Crooked Creek Holler is kicking off some good times with their Summer Sessions series and I'm stoked to have been asked to hang out at the first one which is coming up this Sunday, June 13th in Asheville, North Carolina.     Can you make it?  Sure would be cool if you did.  Here's why... Along with Southern Culture on the Fly smoking meats on the CCH shop Traeger and Hi-Wire Brewing serving up free brews, there is a raffle planned which all the...
Tags: Instagram, Sport, TFM, Fishing, Danny, Traeger, Asheville North Carolina, CCH, Cameron Mortenson, Crooked Creek Holler, Hi Wire Brewing, CCH Facebook

Apple to introduce A/B testing and in-app events to the App Store

Apple today announced a number of coming changes and improvements to the App Store that will help developers better target their apps to users, get their apps discovered by more people, and even highlight what sort of events are taking place inside their apps to entice new users to download the app and encourage existing users to return. The company said its App Store today sees 600 million weekly users across 175 countries, and has paid out over $230 billion to developers since the App Store la...
Tags: Apple, Ios 8, Google Play, Apps, Instagram, Tech, Nike, Software, Itunes, App Store, Operating Systems, Streaming Services, Apple Inc, Mobile Software, Apple Apple, WWDC 2021

HBO Max’s Doom Patrol Season 3 Wraps Production

Doom Patrol star Joivan Wade, who portrays the role of Victor Stone/Cyborg, took to Instagram to share that production on the upcoming third season of the hit DC superhero series has officially been completed after six months of filming in Atlanta, Georgia. Wade also went on to tease the new season by describing it as the best one yet due to its “phenomenal writing” and “outstanding performances.” There is currently no HBO Max release date set for Doom Patrol Season 3. It’s known that there are...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Instagram, TV News, Streaming, Diane Guerrero, Dc, Comic Book, Atlanta Georgia, TIMOTHY DALTON, Sabrina, Sarah Schechter, ComingSoon, Bowlby, Sam Richardson

The brewing industry is facing a social reckoning. Now Black brewers are making craft beer more inclusive.

Black bartenders are speaking up about racism and misogyny in the industry after a thread of accusations against craft brewing companies and managers went viral online. Hero Images/Getty Images As the industry undergoes reform, Black brewers are changing the craft beer space from the inside. Black brewers detailed to Insider the racism they've experienced while working in the industry. Across the US, Black communities are getting involved in beer-making to diversify it. See more storie...
Tags: New York, News, Instagram, Massachusetts, Milwaukee, US, Trends, Georgia, Beer, Racism, United States, Nashville, Beatty, Discrimination, Detroit, Black

Sunrise with duck — 5:04 a.m.

[Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
Tags: Photography, Law, Birds, Sunrise, Lake Mendota, Ann Althouse

The Daily Stream: There’s No Other Way to Say This – ‘Bo Burnham: Inside’ is a Masterpiece

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching, why it’s worth checking out, and where you can stream it.) The Movie: Bo Burnham: Inside Where You Can Stream It: Netflix The Pitch: When the pandemic hit last year, comedian Bo Burnham decided to film a comedy special in his living room, all by himself. As a way to distract from the chaos of the real world, he fully threw himself into creating this special…and as the months dragged on,...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Instagram, Features, Netflix, Burnham, Jennifer Beals, Flashdance, Bo Burnham, Featured Stories Sidebar, Bo Burnham: Inside, The Daily Stream

Jeff Bezos to ride his own rocket into space — and he’s taking his brother with him

By MICHELLE CHAPMAN and MARCIA DUNN | Associated Press Jeff Bezos will ride his own rocket into space next month, joining the first crew to fly in a Blue Origin capsule. The Amazon founder announced Monday he will launch July 20 from Texas along with his firefighter brother Mark. Also making the 10-minute up-and-down hop will be the highest bidder in a charity auction. Bezos is stepping down as Amazon’s CEO on July 5 — just 15 days before liftoff — to spend more time on his space company as well...
Tags: Amazon, Business, Texas, News, Instagram, Sport, Ap, Soccer, International Space Station, Richard Branson, New Mexico, Mars, Jeff Bezos, Aerospace, The Washington Post, Neil Armstrong

How to Effectively Adjust Your Language to Connect With Hispanic Customers Online

With expansive buying power and unique consumption habits, the Hispanic community is an emerging super-consumer force in the US and a key contributor regarding economic growth, labor force, and electorate impact.  Between 2010 and 2019, Hispanic buying power increased by . Due to this trend, many businesses are now considering adjusting marketing strategies to ignite consumer loyalty and cater for this growing demographic .   But there are many factors to consider when establishing...
Tags: Business, Instagram, Mexico, US, Sales & Marketing, Colombia, Latin America, Right Now, Medellin Colombia, Tribù, Facebook Audience Insights Google, Facebook LinkedIn Instagram Google, Alex Hollander

We Are Social’s Monday Mashup #540

Twitter Blue allows users to undo tweets Twitter has unveiled the details of Twitter Blue, the platform’s paid subscription service. Perks include bookmark folders, designed to help users organise saved tweets more easily; undo tweet, which will let users set a timer of up to 30 seconds after posting before a tweet appears publicly; and reader mode, which turns long threads of tweets into easier-to-read text. Currently available in Canada and Australia, it costs CA$3.49 and AU$4.49 a month respe...
Tags: Facebook, UK, Pinterest, Instagram, Australia, US, Seo, Canada, Mashup, Lucy, Fed, Wendy, Charlotte Tilbury, LeRay, Australia Canada, Pinners

Saso inspired by McIlroy to US Women's Open glory

Yuka Saso shows off the US Women’s Open trophy. Picture: USGA Yuka Saso thanked Rory McIlroy for his support and inspiration after she fought back from a horror start to beat Japan’s Nasa Hataoka at the third hole of a playoff to win the US Women’s Open at the Olympic Club.The 19-year-old, who models her swing on the four-time Major champion, became t...
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Lightspeed buys Ecwid for $500M; NuOrder for $425M in ongoing e-commerce consolidation play

Lightspeed has picked up two more companies in what is shaping up to be an acquisition spree for the Canadian point-of-sale software provider. The company today announced that it would acquire e-commerce platform Ecwid for $500 million; and NuOrder, a B2B ordering platform servicing wholesales, brands and retailers, for $425 million. Together, the two deals underscore the long-anticipated consolidation trend swirling around the fragmented e-commerce industry, at a time when digital transactions ...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Fundings & Exits, Facebook, Ecommerce, Instagram, Russia, Tech, Commerce, M&a, Morgan Stanley, POS, Wix, Point-of-sale, Lightspeed, Dax Dasilva

Episode #94: Summer Bucket List

Hello, hello. Welcome to the first week of summer episodes. Emma is off on maternity leave (welcome, baby Oscar!!!) and this week, Laura is filling in. We’re chatting about everything on our summer to-do lists! You can stream the episode here on the blog or on  iTunes ,  Spotify ,  Google Play ,  TuneIn ,  Pocket Casts , and  Stitcher . You can find the podcast posts archive here . And, as always, a big thanks to our sponsors this week! Be sure to check out the offers from Agility, Bev, Issu...
Tags: Podcast, Usa, Instagram, Obama, White House, Gmo, Netflix, Nashville, Graham, Starbucks, Jeremy, Lola, Pittsburgh, Ontario, Don, Daniel

Is Marc Jacobs Beauty Going Out of Business Not If You Go By His Vaccine Selfie

Is Marc Jacobs Beauty going out of business? Sadly, there’s no official report of that as of yet just a lot of assumptions since the line is 50% off at both and There’s been a lot of back and forth with information that customer service is giving to consumers as well and information that’s has been circulating around Reddit, beauty communities, and Instagram as quickly as a game of telephone. We’re seeing a lot of different people post conflicting stories r...
Tags: Instagram, Beauty, Reddit, Marc Jacobs, Cvs, Sephora, Rick Owens, Marc, Balenciaga, Beauty News, Marc Jacobs Beauty, Fenty Beauty, Ava Nirui, des Garcon, Kendo Marc Jacobs Beauty, Sephora s Customer Service Team

Backdrops to a riot: JR on how his confrontational street art went global

His portraits of his Paris neighbourhood summed up its residents’ anger. Now his subversive installations straddle borders, float on boats and envelop favelas. We speak to the elusive artist“I didn’t spend enough time in school for any of the teachers to remember me. The only role models I had were the guys in the neighbourhood doing graffiti,” reflects JR, on his journey from street-smart tagger to world-famous conceptual artist. “I guess what’s nice is now, at 38, I can tell my mother I am not...
Tags: Art, Europe, Photography, Culture, Art and design, Paris, Installation, Exhibitions, Street Art, Tunisia, Jim Morrison

Damian Hurley's new Instagram post has fans all saying the same thing - including mum Elizabeth

Damian Hurley has caused quite a stir with his latest post on Instagram. The 19-year-old...
Tags: Instagram, Elizabeth, Damian Hurley

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