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Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania Begins Production in the UK

In a recent Instagram video posted by Kansas City Chiefs’ wide receiver Tyreek “Cheetah” Hill, while promoting a celebrity basketball game for the Tyreek Hill Foundation, Ant-Man star Paul Rudd also went on to confirm that production on Marvel Studios’ upcoming MCU threequel Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania has officially begun in London. Rudd mentions the filming start as the reason on why he won’t be able to attend the said game. The film is currently set to arrive in theaters on February 17...
Tags: UK, London, Movies, Instagram, Streaming, Michael Pena, Kansas City Chiefs, Marvel Studios, Rudd, Michael Douglas, Ant-man, Comic Book, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Kurt, Rick, Luis

New The Flash Photo Teases Ezra Miller’s Upgraded Suit

BEGIN SLIDESHOW As production continues on The Flash movie in the UK, director Andy Muschietti took to Instagram to share another behind-the-scenes photo from the set of Warner Bros. Pictures’ long-awaited DC film. Earlier this month, the IT filmmaker teased Michael Keaton’s return, with a glimpse of his new Batman suit that bears the same insignia from Tim Burton’s Batman Returns. This time, the new The Flash photo, which you can check out below, provides us our first preview of Ezra Mille...
Tags: UK, Movies, Instagram, Ben Affleck, Tim Burton, Action, Batman, Dc, Warner Bros, Cw, Michael Keaton, Comic Book, Miller, Ezra Miller, Kiersey Clemons, Golden Globe

G7 security preparations in Cornwall – in pictures

Ahead of the G7 summit starting on Friday, 5,000 mutual aid officers have arrived in the area from police forces across the UK. They will join 1,500 officers and staff from Devon and Cornwall police being deployed at the event.More than 100 police dogs will be working at the summit, though no police horses are due to be there Continue reading...
Tags: Photography, UK, Police, UK News, World news, UK security and counter-terrorism, Cornwall, Devon, G7

‘Father of African cinema’ Ousmane Sembène at work – in pictures

A look back at the career of Senegal-born film director Ousmane Sembène as his 1968 film Mandabi is released in the UK for the first time•Mandabi is released on 11 June in cinemas, and on 28 June on DVD, Blu-Ray and digital platforms.•Peter Bradshaw on Mandabi: classic about colonialism resonates today Continue reading...
Tags: Europe, Photography, UK, Film, Russia, Africa, Senegal, World news, Culture, Art and design, Colonialism, World cinema, Ousmane Sembene, Peter Bradshaw, Blu Ray

The Polaroid Go is a tiny retro instant camera for your hot vax summer - here's what it's like to use

The Polaroid Go is a mini version of the classic retro camera. Shona Ghosh/Insider Polaroid Go is a teeny version of the classic Polaroid instant camera. The $100 device takes pictures that develop in 10 minutes, and nearly fits in your pocket. The device is charming - but expect lo-fi shots with a blurry aesthetic. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Polaroid Go might be the most fun gadget to come out this summer.While Apple, Samsung, and Huawei duke it out on smartphone...
Tags: Photography, UK, London, Trends, Fujifilm, Retro, Huawei, Polaroid, Hands On, Apple Samsung, Fujifilm Instax Mini, Tech Insider, Instant Camera, Shona Ghosh, Polaroid Corporation, Polaroid Bv

Nostalgic Reclaimed Fixtures and Fittings from Water & Wood in the UK

When Jenna Highman embarked on a restoration of her Victorian house in 2012, she found herself dismayed by the lack of original and restored hardware available to purchase. “So,” she says, “I set about finding my own taps, showers and door knobs, and from this, a seed was sown. Six years later and numerous research trips to source good quality original pieces, I have launched Water & Wood, an online collection of beautifully restored hardware for the home. “The range of vintage products celebrat...
Tags: Books, UK, Instagram, Faucets & Fixtures, Kitchen Faucets, Antiques & Vintage, Bathroom Hardware, Nostalgic Reclaimed Fixtures, Jenna Highman, Highman

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

Little Black Door launches app on iOS/Android allowing women to share wardrobes, online and off

Our relationship with fashion has changed, not just because of the pandemic. Months in lockdown means people are probably more aware of their fashion purchases and how they consume, given its been such a long time without socialising. But the oft-talked about ‘Clueless wardrobe’ which would allow women to both see into their collections, as well as share and potentially borrow from friends, has yet to go mainstream. Now a UK startup aims to change this. The Little Black door app, previously in c...
Tags: Apple, Android, TC, Europe, Fashion, UK, Pinterest, Instagram, Articles, Tech, E-commerce, Artificial Intelligence, Culture, United Kingdom, Modeling, Wardrobe

TikTok called out for lack of ads transparency and for failing to police political payola

TikTok announced a ban on political advertising all the way back in 2019. So you’d be forgiven for thinking the ugly problem of democracy-denting political disinformation doesn’t apply inside its walled garden of dancing Gen Zers. But you’d be wrong. New research by Mozilla suggests that policy loopholes and lax oversight, especially around influencer marketing, coupled with an ongoing lack of ads transparency by TikTok — which offers no publicly searchable ad archive — are making its video-shar...
Tags: Google, Social, Facebook, Europe, UK, Instagram, Advertising Tech, Youtube, US, Social Media, Tech, Eu, Native Advertising, Policy, Mozilla, Italy

Mohamed Bourouissa on France’s identity crisis: ‘We’ve got catching up to do!’

The French Algerian artist uses photography, rap music and the frequencies of trees in his quest to shine a light on marginalised communities. Now he’s preparing for his first solo UK showIn early 2020, when Dave was making British history by triumphing at both the Brits and Mercury music prizes, the equivalent awards in France were making headlines for all the wrong reasons. That year’s Victoires de la Musique featured no headline prizes for a black or Arab rapper. “Domestic rap has become the ...
Tags: Art, Europe, Photography, Music, UK, France, Africa, Race, Society, World news, Dave, Culture, Middle East and North Africa, Art and design, Hip-hop, Installation

Etsy plans to spend $1.6 billion buying Depop, a social shopping app that's helping teens get rich. Some Depop sellers pull in $300,000 a year - here's how to make money on it.

Depop is a social shopping app targeted at Gen Z shoppers. Courtesy of Depop Etsy is buying Gen Z social shopping app Depop for $1.6 billion. Depop has been described as a mix of eBay and Instagram, where users can buy and sell secondhand items. Some sellers are pulling in $300,000 a year on Depop. Here's how to set up your own store and start selling. Visit Business Insider's home page for more stories. Instead of spending weekends or school holidays washing dishes and waitin...
Tags: UK, Milan, Instagram, Etsy, Ebay, Trends, Hermès, Poshmark, Rachel Swidenbank, Depop, Depop Depop, Mary Hanbury, Tiktok, Emma Rogue, Courtesy of Depop Etsy, Depop app Depop Depop

Ex-reality TV stars' 'misleading' debt ads banned

Stars from Only Way is Essex and Geordie Shore have Instagram debt adverts banned by the regulator.
Tags: UK, News, Instagram, Essex, Geordie Shore

We Are Social’s Tuesday Tweakup #46

You can now hide like counts on Instagram and FacebookLoathe the stress of your like count? Well turn that frown upside down as you can now opt-in to hide your like count on both Facebook and Instagram. This is a feature that both platforms have been testing for a while now, finally settling on an opt-in option. You can either choose to hide all like counts on all posts in your feed, or decide on a per-post basis. Whilst some may find likes helpful to identify what’s currently trending or just a...
Tags: Facebook, UK, Pinterest, Instagram, Social Media, Seo, Creators, Mashup, Digital News, Poparazzi, Platform Updates, Monday Mashup, Tuesday Tweakup, Tuesday Tweakup 46

‘They had soul’: Anton Corbijn on 40 years shooting Depeche Mode

He thought they were pop lightweights – then turned them into moody megastars. The photographer recalls his adventures with the band, from desert trips to drug-induced near-death experiencesBy his own cheerful admission, Anton Corbijn’s relationship with Depeche Mode did not get off to a flying start. It was 1981 and Corbijn was the NME’s new star photographer, lured to the UK from his native Netherlands by the sound of British post-punk, particularly Joy Division. His subsequent black and white...
Tags: Books, Photography, Music, UK, Film, Culture, Art and design, Pop and rock, Netherlands, Manchester, David Bowie, Anton Corbijn, Depeche Mode, Nme, Beefheart, Corbijn

Boris Johnson secretly married Carrie Symonds at Westminster Cathedral

Prime Minister of Great Britain Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds attend the Commonwealth Day Service 2020 at Westminster Abbey on March 09, 2020 in London, England. Karwai Tang/WireImage Boris Johnson married Carrie Symonds at Westminster Cathedral in London on Saturday. No. 10 Downing Street confirmed to the BBC that a "small ceremony" took place that afternoon. Johnson and Symonds have a 1-year-old son Wilfred together. See more stories on Insider's business page. Boris Johnson marri...
Tags: Politics, UK, London, Instagram, Trends, Bbc, Wedding, Boris Johnson, Catholic, Westminster, Johnson, Conservative Party, Downing Street, Great Britain, Westminster Abbey, London England

Instagram has launched new in-depth metrics and is internally testing a direct payment feature

Instagram 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:Instagram is giving creators access to more detailed data and testing a Reels payment featureThe top talent managers and agents for influencers, and who they representHow creators make money using "link in bio" tools6 YouTube creators break down how much money thei...
Tags: UK, Media, Instagram, Australia, Youtube, White House, Advertising, Newsletter, Trends, Atlanta, New York Times, Sydney, New Zealand, Pokemon, Caa, UTA

Daily Crunch: In $8.45B deal, Amazon to buy MGM Studios

To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day at 3 p.m. PDT, subscribe here. Hello and welcome to Daily Crunch for Wednesday, May 26. Yes, we’re going to get to the huge Amazon-MGM deal, but we have to chat about a startup first. Have you heard of Poparazzi? If you have kids you might have — it’s the latest social phenom. And it just ran its way up to the top of the App Store. (Too bad it’s not Puparazzi!) Yes, I feel old as well. Take a lo...
Tags: Amazon, TC, Facebook, UK, Instagram, Microsoft, Tech, Austin, United States, Gm, Google Docs, Miami, Silicon Valley, Sam Altman, Alex, Lockheed

The execs vying for power in Amazon's acquisition of MGM

Hi and welcome to Insider Advertising for May 27. I'm senior advertising reporter Lauren Johnson, and here's what's going on:The execs vying for power in Amazon's acquisition of MGM.You & Mr. Jones hires a CTO.The top UK TikTok stars.If this email was forwarded to you, sign up here for your daily insider's guide to advertising and media.Tips, comments, suggestions? Drop me a line at [email protected] or on Twitter at @LaurenJohnson. Getty Amazon is buying MGM ...
Tags: Amazon, UK, Hollywood, Media, Instagram, Advertising, Marketing, Newsletter, Trends, James Bond, Gordon Ramsay, Jeff Bezos, MGM, Jones, Cto, Marketing Tech

Influencers say Russia-linked PR agency asked them to disparage Pfizer vaccine

Fazze offered money to YouTubers and bloggers to falsely claim jab was responsible for hundreds of deathsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageFrench and German YouTubers, bloggers and influencers have been offered money by a supposedly UK-based PR agency with apparent Russian connections to falsely tell their followers the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine is responsible for hundreds of deaths.Fazze, which said it was an “influencer marketing platform … connecting bloggers and adver...
Tags: UK, London, Instagram, Youtube, France, Germany, Russia, Social Media, UK News, Vaccines and immunisation, Pfizer, Marketing & PR, Percy Street, Fazze

UK urged to intervene after another photo of Princess Latifa emerges

Peter Hain says government must demand proper proof of life of Emirati royal after third image appears on Instagram within daysThe UK government has been urged to intervene to find out whether the Emirati royal Princess Latifa has been genuinely freed from house arrest by her father, after a third Instagram photo appeared in as many days showing her in a Dubai shopping mall.The latest photo showed Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, a daughter of the ruler of Dubai, looking at th...
Tags: Politics, UK, Instagram, UK News, World news, Dubai, Peter Hain, Emirati, Latifa, Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum

Liverpool & Man City stars post support for Gaza, Andy Carroll shows support for Israel

Footballers wade into Israel, Gaza conflict Over the past couple of days, violent conflict in Israel and Gaza has escalated quickly.Hamas and Islamic Jihad have fired over a thousand rockets into Israel.Israel has responded with hundreds of aerial bombardments in Gaza.In reaction to the unfolding events, many high-profile footballers have posted statements on social media.  Liverpool & Man City stars post support for Gaza On Tuesday night, Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah posted his support for Gaza on...
Tags: Twitter, UK, Instagram, Israel, Jerusalem, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Manchester United, Liverpool, Gaza, Middle East, Palestine, Celtic, Newcastle United, Newcastle

Top TikTok talent managers and agents for creators in 2021

Collab Crib Courtesy Instagram 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 talent managers and agents for TikTok stars in 2021 How much money a YouTuber How a Clubhouse-famous group of "NYU Girls" built a business through sponsorships and tips A TikTok influencer mansion takes a page from the reality-TV playbo...
Tags: UK, Hollywood, London, Media, Instagram, Microsoft, Youtube, Advertising, Newsletter, Trends, Atlanta, Atlantic, House, Sydney, WME, Jones

MI5 joins Instagram to bust 'martini-drinking stereotypes'

Launching the account, MI5's boss says: "You can insert your own joke about whether we will be following you."
Tags: UK, News, Instagram

Millennials reveal their 105 favorite brands, from Gucci to Amazon

Rich Fury/Getty Images Marketing firm Moosylvania surveyed 1,000 millennials to find their favorite brands. Amazon, Nike, and Amazon have topped the list for years. Brands associated with travel, including airlines, fell off the list in 2021. See more stories on Insider's business page. Millennials still can't get enough of Apple, Nike, and Amazon. Marketing agency Moosylvania has once again compiled its "Millennials' Top 100 Brands" based on a survey of 1,000 millennial consu...
Tags: Retail, Apple, Nike, eBay, Samsung, Jeep, Chevrolet, Ford, BMW, Mercedes, Tesla, Puma, Gucci, LG, Target, Kroger

Facebook takes down 16,000 groups trading fake reviews after another poke by UK’s CMA

Facebook has removed 16,000 groups that were trading fake reviews on its platform after another intervention by the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), the regulator . The CMA has been leaning on tech giants to prevent their platforms being used as thriving marketplaces for selling fake reviews since it began investigating the issue in 2018 — pressuring both eBay and Facebook to act against fake review sellers back in 2019. The two companies pledged to do more to tackle the insidious ...
Tags: Amazon, Social, Facebook, Europe, UK, Instagram, Ebay, France, Social Media, Tech, Spain, Paypal, Policy, United Kingdom, Competition And Markets Authority, Cma

Worldwide: UK And US Social Media Influencer Laws - Klein Moynihan Turco LLP

In September of 2020, the United Kingdom's ("UK") Committee of Advertising Practice ("CAP") reviewed the Instagram accounts of 122 UK-based social media influencers
Tags: UK, News, Instagram, United Kingdom, UK Committee of Advertising Practice CAP

Police uncover teenage girl ‘suicide’ Instagram group

Twelve UK girls, aged between 12 and 16, were part of a chat group that led to "serious self-harm".
Tags: UK, News, Instagram

Police uncover teenage girl ‘suicide’ Instagram group

Twelve UK girls, aged between 12 and 16, were part of a chat group that led to "serious self-harm".
Tags: UK, News, Instagram

UK police uncover teenage ‘suicide’ Instagram group

Twelve UK girls, aged between 12 and 16, were part of a chat group that led to "serious self-harm".
Tags: UK, News, Instagram

Via drops 'The Agency' and Women's History Month never needs to end: Agency Brief

Agency, rebrand thyself Portland, Maine landmark The Via Agency has rebranded, dropping the redundant “agency” moniker in favor of the sleeker “Via.” (Sorry, are we not supposed to say “spaghetti pasta” or order a “martini cocktail” anymore?) Chief Creative Officer Bobby Hershfield led the redesign, which includes a new website, typeface and colors. There’s also a dynamic logo that’s giving off retro TWA vibes. “When The Via Agency was founded in 1993, we needed to distinguish what busine...
Tags: UK, Instagram, California, Advertising, Chicago, Malala Yousafzai, Toni Morrison, Kamala Harris, Dollar Shave Club, WPP, Angela Davis, Fcb, Sara, Laura, McDonald, GSK

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