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Facebook whistleblower’s damning testimony | First Thing

Frances Haugen gave evidence to UK parliament calling for urgent regulation. Plus, FDA to debate authorizing Covid shots for childrenGood morning.The Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen gave evidence to parliament in the UK on Monday, calling for urgent regulation to rein in the tech company’s management and reduce the harm being done to society.What is Haugen doing in the UK? Haugen, a former Facebook employee who released tens of thousands of damaging documents about its inner workings, trav...
Tags: Facebook, UK, London, Instagram, US, World news, US news, Fda, Biden, Zuckerberg, Haugen, Frances Haugen

Port city: London on the river – in pictures

A new exhibition examines the impact of the Port of London on our capital city, exploring the complex operations that have connected London to the rest of the world, from the final days of the 18th century to the creation of the huge London Gateway megaport at Thurrock in the Thames EstuaryLondon: Port City runs from 22 October 2021 to 8 May 2022 at the Museum of London Docklands, itself part of West India Docks, London’s first enclosed dock system Continue reading...
Tags: Photography, London, UK News, Culture, Art and design, Heritage, Museums, Water transport, Exhibitions, Thurrock, Port City, Museum of London Docklands, Port of London, West India Docks London

The best cookbooks to gift or buy for yourself in 2021

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Amazon; Gilbert Espinoza/Insider A great cookbook makes a thoughtful and sentimental gift that evokes past travels, memories, and shared meals. Here are some of our favorite cookbooks this year, including "The Korean Vegan," "New World Sourdough," and "Xi'an Famous Foods." Still looking for a gift? Check out our list of the All-Time Best products we've ever tested. To me, there's no better...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Cooking, Books, Gift Guide, London, Instagram, North Korea, France, White House, China, New York City, Jerusalem, America, Trends

33 startup companies that are currently hiring remote workers

In amidst of The Great Resignation, 33 companies are rising as the top startups to work for remotely Jessie Casson/Getty Images More people are looking for jobs with flexibility to work from home amid the 'Great Resignation.' LinkedIn recently released its 2021 Top Startups list featuring businesses that are hiring remotely. From Daily Harvet to Cameo, here are 33 companies hiring with remote work availability. Looking for a new gig? You're not alone. 55% of us are planning to ...
Tags: Startups, London, Jobs, Instagram, Oregon, Boston, New York City, San Francisco, Trends, Strategy, Linkedin, Remote Work, Atlanta, Palo Alto, Chicago, Brooklyn

Coach says it will stop destroying 'unsaleable' handbags after a viral TikTok revealed demolished merchandise discovered in a dumpster

Coach handbags. AP Photo/Mark Lennihan Coach said it will no longer destroy "unsalable" handbags after a TikTok video criticized the practice. The viral video showed several slashed Coach bags that were found in a dumpster outside a mall. Coach denied that it destroys bags that are in usable condition or that can be donated. Coach said it will stop destroying "damaged and unsaleable" bags after a viral TikTok video accused the company of slashing handbags and throwing them in a dumpster ...
Tags: London, News, Instagram, Trends, Luxury, Bags, Retail, Burberry, Dallas, Apparel, Coach, Handbag, Environmental Issues, Mary Hanbury, Anna Sacks, AP Photo Mark Lennihan Coach

The best wildlife photos of the year show a curious grizzly, dueling reindeer, and fish swimming through a cloud of sperm

Laurent Ballesta/Wildlife Photographer of the Year The London Natural History Museum's Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest awards images that showcase the diversity and fragility of life. This year, the contest drew a record of more than 50,000 entries from photographers in 95 countries. The winning photos show reindeer fighting over mates, seals giving birth, and a mountain gorilla enjoying the rain. The camouflage grouper is declining due to overfishing, but each July, beneath...
Tags: Photography, Science, London, News, California, Animals, Africa, US, Trends, Uganda, Wildlife, Alaska, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Natural History Museum, Virunga, Svalbard

Serge Aurier appears to suggest Arsenal tried to sign him in message to Tottenham fans

Aurier leaves Tottenham Serge Aurier would sign for Tottenham in the summer of 2017, departing PSG at the time.Aurier would go on to notch 110 appearances across all competitions for the Lilywhites, scoring eight and assisting 17 in the process.Aurier was a fairly divisive figure during his time in north London, with some moments of brilliance quickly glossed over due to his often erratic defending.And, when Emerson Royal signed for Spurs in August, the club, who also had Matt Doherty and Japhet...
Tags: England, London, Instagram, France, Spain, Sport, Soccer, Tottenham Hotspur, Italy, Spurs, Tottenham, Arsenal, Psg, Villarreal, Serge Aurier, Unai Emery

‘I didn’t really watch any tennis’: how Martin Parr captured the Grand Slam’s real champions

The photographer toured the four tournaments shooting thrilled fans instead of sweaty stars. He talks about why street photography is becoming impossible – and life after his cancer diagnosisIt’s the morning after the night before at the US Open and the sports sections contain images of triumph and defeat. Ecstatic Emma Raducanu lying prostrate on the tennis court. Bereft Novak Djokovic sobbing into his towel. The photographer Martin Parr would have liked to have watched the finals, but he’s bee...
Tags: Photography, New York, London, Sport, Society, Culture, Art and design, Chelsea, Tennis, Paris, Melbourne, Martin Parr, Lavazza, Parr, Emma Raducanu, Bereft Novak Djokovic

Top Stories this AM: How China's housing industry let Evergrande happen; Sen. schools Facebook on 'finstas'; employees say Bezos' Blue Origin unsafe

Good morning and welcome to your weekday morning roundup of the top stories you need to know.For more daily and weekly briefings, sign up for our newsletters here.What's going on today: All your Evergrande questions answered: The Evergrande crisis: 4 questions that explain why China's property market, which is twice as big as America's and where 20% of homes are empty, matters. "Over past decades, the price of Chinese real estate has gone up. This has generated a popular belief that ...
Tags: Facebook, Florida, London, News, Instagram, China, America, Newsletter, Trends, Fox, Jeff Bezos, North Carolina, Blue Origin, Sean Hannity, Riley, King s College

Leonard Cohen goes to the doctor: Ian Cook’s best photograph

‘He said he had to see a throat specialist then added: “Do you want to come along?” Later, we drove to a party with me sitting on his lap in a limo’In 1979 Leonard Cohen was in London for a few days on a European tour and I had been assigned to photograph him by the US magazine People. I arrived at the Dorchester Hotel and was shown up to his room. He announced that he had picked up some sort of larynx infection on the plane and that he might not be able to perform. He said that he had an immine...
Tags: Photography, Music, London, US, Harley Street, Culture, Art and design, Dorchester Hotel, Leonard Cohen, Ian Cook

Ex-Tottenham star Aurier provides bemused response to club’s defeat to Arsenal

 Former Tottenham defender Serge Aurier has taken to social media, to reveal his altogether bemused response to the club’s showing versus Arsenal. Arsenal 3-1 Tottenham Nuno Espirito Santo of course guided Spurs into their latest North London Derby clash on Sunday, the first of the Portuguese’s stint in the English capital.The Lilywhites entered proceedings nothing short of desperate for a positive result, having seen their positive opening to the campaign come crashing down in successive 3-0 de...
Tags: London, Instagram, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Aston Villa, Spurs, Tottenham, Arsenal, Harry Kane, Crystal Palace, north London, Serge Aurier, Lucas, North London Derby, Heung

The top affiliate programs that influencers use to recommend products

Tori Dunlap. Tori Dunlap Hi, this is Amanda Perelli and welcome back to Insider Influencers, our weekly rundown on the business of influencers, creators, and social-media platforms. Sign up for the newsletter here.In this week's edition:The top affiliate-marketing programs for influencersAn inside look at TikTok's six workplace principlesHow sliding into DMs can lead to a sponsorship dealMeet the chef who went from laid-off to TikTok star And more, including a breakdown of how m...
Tags: UK, London, Media, Instagram, Youtube, Advertising, Disney, Newsletter, Trends, Michelin, Gordon Ramsay, Credit Karma, Influencers, SVP, Toole, ICM

Stringer’s Belle: Sabrina Elba Stuns Alongside Hubby Idris At British Vogue x Tiffany & Co.’s Fashion & Film Dinner In London

Idris and Sabrina Elba turns heads at British Vogue x Tiffany & Co.’s Fashion & Film dinner at the Londoner Hotel in London, England
Tags: London, News, Instagram, Uncategorized, Newsletter, New, Jazz, Idris Elba, Originals, Belle, Arts & Entertainment, Stringer, Idris, For Your Information, For Your Viewing Pleasure, Hollyweird

John Terry sends message to Thiago Silva following starring Chelsea display vs Spurs

Silva stars vs Tottenham Chelsea picked up a resounding 3-0 win over London rivals Tottenham on Sunday.The result now means that the Blues are joint top of the Premier League table with Liverpool.A number of Chelsea star would stand out vs Spurs, but none more so than Thiago Silva.The Brazilian was a rock at both ends of the pitch, helping weather the early storm of Spurs pressure in the first half, before then opening the scoring after 50 minutes. “It’s a brilliant header!” 💥 Thiago Silva gives...

Chelsea’s Reece James has medals stolen during Champions League tie with Zenit

James a substitute against Zenit Chelsea kicked off their Champions League defence with a nervy 1-0 win over Russian outfit Zenit St Petersburg thanks to a second-half Romelu Lukaku header. Reece James was forced to make do with a place among the substitutes for Thomas Tuchel’s side, but came on in the second half to help ensure that the three points remained in London. 🔵 Romelu Lukaku has now scored 4 goals in 4 games for Chelsea. Signing of the season? #UCL — UEFA Ch...
Tags: England, London, Instagram, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Chelsea FC, Romelu Lukaku, Zenit St Petersburg, James, Thomas Tuchel, FIFA World Rankings, Reece James, Zenit Chelsea, Chelsea Signing

Rotten Baby Daddies: London On Da Track’s Baby Mama Claims She Publicly Bashed Summer Walker Because He ‘Promised To Pay Her’

London on Da Track is being called a liar by one of his baby mamas just a week after she claimed he was a stand up guy. Last week the mother of one of his kids, who goes Ebonii Ivorii on Instagram, called his pther baby mama Summer Walker out for putting his text messages on blast. In the alleged texts, Summer claimed London was upset because she has a new boyfriend and was talking shady behind her back.
Tags: London, News, Instagram, Newsletter, Jazz, SMH, For Your Information, Baby Mama Drama, London On Da Track, Da Track, Summer Walker, Da Track 's Baby Mama, Ebonii Ivorii

Rotten Baby Daddies: London On Da Track’s Baby Mama Claims She Publicly Bashed Summer Walker Because He Promised To Pay Her

London on Da Track is being called a liar by one of his baby mamas just a week after she claimed he was a stand up guy. Last week the mother of one of his kids, who goes Ebonii Ivorii on Instagram, called his pther baby mama Summer Walker out for putting his text messages on blast. In the alleged texts, Summer claimed London was upset because she has a new boyfriend and was talking shady behind her back.
Tags: London, News, Instagram, Jazz, SMH, For Your Information, Baby Mama Drama, London On Da Track, Da Track, Summer Walker, Da Track 's Baby Mama, Ebonii Ivorii

Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom Set Photo Teases Orm’s Return

Earlier this week, we’ve got our first look at Jason Momoa’s new Aquaman suit, which was inspired by the character’s 1980s blue suit. Now, director James Wan took to Instagram to share a behind-the-scenes photo from the London set of Warner Bros. Pictures’ Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom, featuring our first look at Patrick Wilson’s return as Orm. The Ocean Master was last seen by fans during the final moments of the 2018 film, where he was sentenced to imprisonment after Arthur showed his brother ...
Tags: London, Movies, Instagram, Justice, Nicole Kidman, Batman, Dc, Warner Bros, Jason Momoa, Comic Book, Wilson, Arthur, Willem Dafoe, ComingSoon, Movie News, Zachary Levi

Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom Photo Unveils Jason Momoa’s New Suit

As production continues on Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom in London, director James Wan, and titular star Jason Momoa took to Instagram to reveal a brand new photo from Warner Bros. Pictures’ upcoming DC sequel. The new Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom photo provides us our first look at the King of Atlantis in his newest costume, which Wan described as a stealth suit. It is inspired by the hero’s blue suit which first appeared in the four-part 1986 limited comic book series by Neal Pozner, Craig Hami...
Tags: London, Movies, Instagram, Justice, Nicole Kidman, Batman, Dc, Warner Bros, Aquaman, Jason Momoa, Comic Book, Warner Bros. Pictures, Willem Dafoe, Movie News, Patrick Wilson, James Wan

After failed Roma switch, Jose Mourinho takes to Instagram to provide Granit Xhaka with Covid advice

 AS Roma manager Jose Mourinho has turned heads online this evening, after taking to the comments section of an Instagram post on the part of Arsenal star Granit Xhaka. Roma links Widespread speculation of course surrounded the name of Swiss international Xhaka throughout the summer window.Mikel Arteta was known to have been on the lookout for reinforcements to his ranks in the middle of the park ahead of the new season, with a dynamic partner for Thomas Partey being eyed.This saw Xhaka, on the ...
Tags: London, Instagram, Scotland, Sport, Soccer, Arsenal, Newcastle United, Jose Mourinho, Emirates Stadium, Mikel Arteta, Roma, MOU, north London, Granit Xhaka, Mourinho, Thomas Partey

The best wildlife photos of 2021 capture a rare Iberian lynx, a snake strangling a gecko, and a lion dripping with blood

Sergio Marijuán/Wildlife Photographer of the Year The London Natural History Museum's Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest celebrates the diversity and fragility of life. This year the contest drew a record of more than 50,000 entries from photographers in 95 countries. The frontrunners' photos show wild cats overcoming great odds, narwhal shrimps loitering in the coral, and an orphaned bat on the mend. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Iberian lynx almost...
Tags: Europe, Photography, Science, London, News, Australia, California, France, Animals, Trends, Spain, Earth, Wildlife, Alaska, Portugal, Switzerland

"For the young, social media filters that smooth skin and inflate their eyes’ proportions are almost ubiquitous, like a popular 'Pixar' filter on Snapchat..."

"... that made its users look like the cartoons of their youth, or the popular Facetune app. It is a short leap to 'Facetuning' in real life. Patients used to approach surgeons with photos of celebrities; now it is more likely of their own filtered face. 'It’s exceptional now to see a photo on social media without a filter,' [says Dr Olivier Amar, one of London’s leading cosmetic surgeons]. 'Patients are comparing themselves to something that doesn’t exist. And because they may only ever see th...
Tags: London, Instagram, Law, Plastic Surgery, Evolution, Pixar, University of Cambridge, Bainbridge, Feminine Beauty, Ann Althouse, Gender Difference, Photoshopping, David Bainbridge, Olivier Amar, London Times Love Island

We tried 3 coffee subscriptions - Pact, Grind, and Kiss the Hippo. From super-fresh roasts to millennial pink tins, here's what to expect.

Something's brewing. Kevin Shalvey/Insider Insider tested subscriptions in London from Pact, Grind, and Kiss the Hippo coffee brands. The market is growing fast. Grind's director said about 75% of its subscribers joined this year. Each brand Insider tried was refreshingly distinct - because of its marketing, as well as its taste. See more stories on Insider's business page. During lockdown last year, Martin Gausby, a Danish developer living in London, subscribed to a coffee de...
Tags: Amazon, UK, London, Instagram, Youtube, Trends, Colombia, House, Denmark, El Salvador, Santos, Shoreditch, Square Mile, Robinson, Turton, Emily

Chelsea legend John Terry sends message to Kurt Zouma over Tottenham transfer

Zouma’s 2020/21 Kurt Zouma had a fairly mixed 2020/21 campaign. It began with the Frenchman a key figure under Frank Lampard.However, when Thomas Tuchel took the reins in late January, Zouma began to see his game time reduced.The Frenchman did not feature in Tuchel’s first five league games as Chelsea manager, and would go on to complete 90 minutes just seven times in the PL under his new boss.Following his limited action under Tuchel, reports began to emerge in early July suggesting Zouma was e...
Tags: London, Instagram, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, West Ham United, Spurs, Tottenham, Everton, Sky, John Terry, Frank Lampard, Terry, Roma, Kurt Zouma

Where to Instagram in Vegas

Between the Bellagio fountains , the replica Eiffel Tower, and the faux Venice canals, Las Vegas is an Instagrammer’s paradise — not to mention the iconic “Welcome to Las Vegas” sign and the Elvises on every corner happy to snap a selfie with you for a few bucks. There are so many other wonderfully weird spots that might as well have been designed just for social media. If you’re at the top of your ‘gram game, get deep into the city that locals know and love to see and snap: the lesser-known s...
Tags: Travel, Lyft, Hollywood, London, Instagram, Oscar, Eiffel Tower, Las Vegas, Venice, Elvis, Sin City, Vegas, Las Vegas Boulevard, All, Bellagio, Cadillac

The Courage to Lead with Character and Resiliency

TAKING ON A POSITION of leadership comes with assuming risk, encountering organizational challenges, and being a moral role model for an organization. I believe a person who is not willing to make the sacrifice to take on such a role should step aside and let someone else do it. Three attributes that are critical to taking on the mantle of leadership are decision-making, resiliency, and character. Leaders must have the courage to make decisions with well less than perfect information. Jack Welc...
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Arsenal’s Thomas Partey takes to social media to provide update on injury recovery

 Arsenal star Thomas Partey has, on Thursday, taken to social media to provide fans of the club with an update on his progress towards full fitness. Gunners star hobbled Ghanaian midfielder Partey of course set hearts across the red half of North London racing a little under two weeks ago.This came with the former Atletico Madrid man, fresh off the back of a challenging first campaign in England, having been handed a starting berth in Arsenal’s pre-season meeting with capital rivals Chelsea.Part...
Tags: England, London, Instagram, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Tottenham, Arsenal, Emirates, Atletico Madrid, Mikel Arteta, north London, Granit Xhaka, Thomas Partey, Thomas, Partey

Arsenal fans get excited as Gabriel Martinelli celebrates Olympic glory with Gunners-linked Guimaraes

 Arsenal’s supporters have taken to social media in numbers this evening, to lightheartedly respond to Gabriel Martinelli’s involvement in Brazil’s Olympic celebrations. Malcom’s strike proves decisive Martinelli’s Selecao were of course back in action a short time ago.The South American heavyweights made the trip to the Nissan Stadium, hopeful of making up for their Copa America finale heartbreak with an Olympic gold medal.And, when all was said and done in Yokohama, this is precisely what the ...
Tags: Japan, London, Instagram, Spain, Sport, Bbc, Soccer, Premier League, Arsenal, Brazil, Man City, Mikel Arteta, Zenit St Petersburg, north London, Copa América, Thomas Partey

Arsenal exit incoming? Joe Willock drops major Newcastle social media hint

 Out-of-favour Arsenal star Joe Willock has, on Friday, dropped a hint that his future beyond the summer may well lie at Newcastle United. Gunners starlet in demand Midfield talent Willock of course spent the 2nd half of last season playing his trade at St. James’ Park, after struggling for game-time under Mikel Arteta’s watch at the Emirates.And the 21-year-old quickly went on to remind viewers of his unquestionable talents, racking up a hugely impressive 8 goals in 14 Premier League appearance...
Tags: London, Instagram, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Tottenham, Arsenal, Newcastle, Mikel Arteta, St James Park, St James, Magpies, Midfield, James Maddison, Joe Willock, Willock

From Oslo pram guy to the teenage vacuum expert: inside the obsessive world of niche online reviewers

Wade can tell you the best pram for a tall parent; Matthew knows which cleaner has superior suction power. But how do you become a respected reviewer on the wild west of the internet?Once a month, every month, more than 8,000 strangers pay James Hoffmann a total of £16,263 so he can go out and buy coffee machines. Hoffmann, 41, from London, is an author, business owner, coffee connoisseur and, above all, a YouTuber: more than 900,000 people subscribe to his channel, on which he discusses everyth...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Technology, London, Money, Instagram, Youtube, Social Media, Life and style, Consumer affairs, Digital Media, Consumer Rights, Consumer magazines, Matthew, Oslo, Wade

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