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Coronavirus: Nike conference kilt-fitter 'developed symptoms'

The 43-year-old says she was not contacted after the Covid-19 outbreak in Edinburgh in February.
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Angling to be eyewear’s next big thing, Futuremood launches with mood-altering sunglasses

Austin Soldner and Michael Schaecher, the co-founders of the new sunglasses brand Futuremood, met at the newly formed San Francisco research and development lab created by the high-end audio tech developer Bose. The two were tasked with working on Bose’s sunglasses wearable and bonded over a shared interest in sneakers and fashion. Over many conversations the two men realized there was an opportunity to use technology to rewrite the sunglasses playbook and launch the first new brand to the marke...
Tags: Startups, TC, Wearables, Spotify, San Francisco, Tech, Nike, Adidas, Eyewear, Italy, Airbnb, Bose, Shenzhen, Oakley, Zeiss, Cartier

The best Apple deals — save $150 on Beats Studio 3 wireless noise cancelling headphones

  So far in May, we've seen $300 knocked off of the latest Apple 16-inch MacBook Pro in a variety of configurations, even the most powerful model that runs on Intel's Core i9 chip. Some older deals are still going strong, like the Beats Studio 3 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones that are still $150 off, bringing down their price from $350 to $200. We've spotted other deals on Apple computers, headphones, and iPhone cases. We'll inevitably spot more soon, and we'll update this list when we ...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Trends, Nike, Intel, Amd, Micro Center, Gpu, Max, Powerbeats, Core i5, MacBook Pro Space Gray Apple

Hedge funds are using this web-traffic data to uncover hot investment ideas: From Uber Eats to Etsy, here's a look at the breakout stars of the pandemic across 11 industries

Alternative-data provider SimilarWeb, which tracks web traffic for millions of websites, lays out the numbers behind the coronavirus pandemic's impact on different industries. Winners include sporting-goods retailers and telehealth providers, while travel companies and luxury brands fell hard. Go inside the data that hedge funds use to make their big market bets. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The best version of alternative data gives a story more detail or a new perspec...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Nordstrom, New York, Etsy, Ebay, US, Trends, Nike, Walmart, Bank Of America, Alibaba, Pizza Hut, Dominos, Dior, Hermès

Nike’s Anthem of Hope; Spam’s Big Moment: Tuesday’s First Things First

Welcome to First Things First, Adweek's daily resource for marketers. We'll be publishing the content to First Things First on each morning (like this post), but if you prefer that it come straight to your inbox, you can sign up for the email here. Nike's Latest Anthem, Narrated by LeBron James, Is Filled With...
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Nike: Never Too Far Down

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As fashion has its metaverse moment, one app looks to bridge real and virtual worlds for sneakerheads

Fashion is having its moment in the metaverse. A riot of luxury labels, music, and games are vying for attention in the virtual world. And as physical events and the entertainment industry that depends on them shuts down, virtual things have come to epitomize the popular culture of the pandemic. It’s creating an environment where imagination and technical ability, not wealth, are the only barriers to accumulating the status symbols that only money and fame could buy. Whether it’s famous design...
Tags: TC, Fashion, La, Germany, Clothing, Los Angeles, Entrepreneur, Tech, Nike, Adidas, Designer, Kanye West, Culture, Justin Bieber, Nintendo, Air Force

Best Boot Deals This Memorial Day 2020

We have had some great boot sales in recent weeks, and this one might be the perfect one for picking up some new boots before a new season kicks off. Well, at least we are all hoping there is some soccer action soon! Some things to note about this one. The deal is good for 20% off any purchase at, with a max savings in the sale of $50. This means, anything $250 or above gets you that $50 savings. Also, there is a wide selection of new boots that are now on sale, so it is worth doing ...
Tags: Nike, Sport, Soccer, Puma, Messi, Latest, Great Deals, Save on Soccer Cleats, Goal Club,, Nike Mercurial Vapor, Mizuno Morelia, Nike Phantom Vision, Puma King Platinum, Nike Tiempo Legend VII Pro

A Nike warehouse reportedly denied a Tennessee health official access to its facility after a worker died of COVID-19

A temporary worker employed by Adecco at the Nike facility died after contracting COVID-19, according to ProPublica.
Tags: News, Nike, Tennessee, Adecco

Nike's new ad wants people to know there's hope

Nike has turned to King James to carry out its latest message about how sports can teach us a lot about hope and perseverance when times are tough.
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Nike’s New Campaign Centers Around Overcoming Adversity

Titled "Never Too Far Down," the campaign centers around a film narrated by LeBron James and featuring Serena Williams and Tiger Woods.
Tags: News, Sports, Nike, Lebron James, Serena Williams, New Campaign Centers Around Overcoming Adversity

Nike’s Latest Anthem, Narrated by LeBron James, Is Filled With Hope for a Broken World

Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, increasingly sophisticated consumers--and advertising industry observers--have been paying closer attention to brands, and are quick to point out those that come across as disingenuous or opportunistic in this time of crisis. Nike is one Fortune 100 company that has accumulated a tremendous amount of goodwill over these last few months. The...
Tags: Advertising, Nike, Lebron James, AdFreak, Life in Quarantine

Naomi Osaka becomes highest-paid sportswoman in history... despite being ranked 10th in the world

Naomi Osaka has become the world's highest-paid sportswoman, with her $37.4 million (£30.7m) earnings the largest ever total for a female athlete over 12 months. The Japanese two-time major champion beat Maria Sharapova's previous record of $29.7m (£24.4m) over a year-long period in 2015 to top Forbes' annual list for the first time, just edging out Serena Williams by $1.4m (£1.2m). Either Sharapova or Williams have topped the female rankings every year since 2003, but 22-year-old...
Tags: News, Sports, Nike, Williams, Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova, Osaka, Forbes, Sharapova, Naomi Osaka, Nike Nissan Motor Shiseido

The Trip to Greece Review

Rating: 7.5/10 Cast: Steve Coogan as Himself Rob Brydon as Himself Kareem Alkabbani as Kareem Rebecca Johnson as Sally Michael Towns as Alexander Directed by Michael Winterbottom Click here to rent The Trip to Greece on VOD! The Trip to Greece Review: Full disclosure: I’ve never seen any of the previous Trip films — namely The Trip (2011), The Trip to Italy (2014), and The Trip to Spain (2017) — which means I essentially walked into Part 4 blind. And while I wouldn’t compare such an atrocit...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Greece, Nike, Spain, Movie Review, Italy, Marlon Brando, Steve Coogan, Ray Winstone, Aristotle, Henry Viii, Alexander, Louie, Louis C K, Coogan

PSA: Nike Has a Few Celeb-Loved Air Jordan Sneakers Left — and Some Are on Sale

A-listers like Kylie Jenner, Cindy Crawford, and Rihanna all have the timeless sneakers
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Brand Building with Video

In this modern world, video content is king when it comes to digital marketing. As consumers, we are bombarded daily with an abundance of text-based, online information – so it is no wonder that the easily consumable format of videos takes consumer preference.  Video marketing is a highly versatile and engaging form of content, however, as technology advances and creating captivating video becomes easier, generating content that inspires people to engage with your brand becomes tougher. Equal...
Tags: Verizon, Business, London, Sales & Marketing, Nike, Bmw, Red Bull, Volvo, Gillette, Right Now, Tom, Angela, Felix Baumgartner, Jean Claude Van Damme, Hero Hub, YouTube Hero Hub Hygiene

Review: Dancing awkwardly around Michael Jordan’s legacy

The Last Dance, a Netflix documentary series about basketball player Michael Jordan, is a romantic reframing of his halcyon period that fails to engage with the politics of race in America The post Review: Dancing awkwardly around Michael Jordan’s legacy appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Review, Documentary, America, Nike, Netflix, George Bush, Michael Jordan, National Basketball Association, Chicago Bulls, Friday, Oj Simpson, Openaccess, Gulf War, Scottie Pippen, Air Jordans, Top Six

Coronavirus: Carlaw says public 'should have been told' about Nike outbreak

Scottish Tory leader Jackson Carlaw says it was "the wrong call" not to release information about the event.
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Robo-boot concept promises 50% faster running

No matter how well designed, there are no running shoes that allow runners to keep up with cyclists. The bicycle was a key invention that doubled human-powered speed. But what if a new kind of shoe could allow people to run faster by mimicking cycling mechanics?This is the question my students in Vanderbilt's Center for Rehabilitation Engineering & Assistive Technology and I explored as we developed a new theory of spring-driven robotic exoskeletons. We came up with a concept for a new type of l...
Tags: Technology, Sports, Nike, Innovation, Extreme Sports, Prosthetics, Eliud Kipchoge, Vanderbilt, Human body, David Braun, J Braun

Most Famous Ad Campaigns of the Century

Since the turn of the century, advertising has changed very much, as a result of the digital and interactive aspects of our societies playing a more important role than ever which changed the dynamic between consumer and brand. The companies have understood the importance of going viral, diversity and not always taking their products too seriously.Dove’s Campaign for Real BeautySince soap was invented, people tried to sell it. What is beautiful can change from generation to generation. But we ca...
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Sierra Canyon’s Lindsay Sobel started own charity to shoe the homeless

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now. Sierra Canyon girls volleyball player Lindsay Sobel had thought long and hard about her bat mitzvah and how she was going to fulfill her tikkun olam, her act of repairing the world. Growing up as a diehard Los Angeles Kings and Dodgers fan, Sobel was often struck by the number of homeless people she saw in downtown Los Angeles on her way to seeing her favorite teams in action. “I always noticed they were b...
Tags: Sports, Sacramento Kings, Los Angeles, City, Nike, Sport, Kanye West, David, Soccer, Gucci, High School Sports, Ucla, Los Angeles Kings, Southern California, Taft, Hart

Michael Jordan's father stopped him from leaving Nike by scolding him for being late

Being four hours late for an important Nike meeting led Jordan to stay with the brand — thanks to his father, James.
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Nike conference: Patient confidentiality 'legitimate decision'

But Nicola Sturgeon says providing coronavirus outbreak information to the public required a balance of judgement.
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Coronavirus: Sturgeon 'understands concerns' over Nike event outbreak

The first minister says it is legitimate for people to ask whether information should have been made public.
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Coronavirus: Sturgeon hits back at Nike conference 'cover up' claims

The first minister defends handling of the Edinburgh outbreak after more affected firms come forward.
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Apple Watch Gets Two New Pride Sport Bands, Including Nike Edition

Apple today announced it has released two new Pride-themed Sport Bands for the Apple Watch, including a Nike edition. Both of the bands will be available starting today on and at select Apple Store locations that are open. The bands can be paired with new matching Pride watch faces coming in watchOS 6.2.5, which remains in beta testing. Through this effort, Apple and Nike said they are proud to support LGBTQ advocacy organizations worldwide, including GLSEN, PFLAG, The Trevor Proje...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Nike, Apple Watch, Pride, Apple Store, GLSEN PFLAG

Michael Jordan's first-ever Air Jordan sneakers sell for $560,000 at auction

US basketball legend wore the Nike trainers in his rookie season in the NBA and are featured in hit documentary The Last DanceA pair of sneakers worn by basketball legend Michael Jordan in his rookie season in the NBA have fetched a record $560,000 in an online auction, Sotheby’s said. The autographed Air Jordan 1s, designed for Jordan in 1985 and the first-ever signature sneakers, were expected to fetch between $100,000 to $150,000 in the auction that closed on Sunday. Continue reading...
Tags: US, Nike, Sport, US sports, Michael Jordan, Basketball, Nba, Jordan, Chicago Bulls, Sotheby, Air Jordan

Nike Drop Special Edition Mercurial Superfly CR7 “Safari”

Nike bring back Safari Print on the Nike Mercurial Superfly CR7 “Safari” to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Cristiano Ronaldo’s very first signature boot that featured the same print. Back when the Mercurial Vapor Superfly II were released, they immediately created an incredible buzz as fans began to see how creative Nike could get with boot designs. Safari print, originally introduced on the 1987 Air Safari designed by Tinker Hatfield, debuted on performance football footwear with Ronaldo’s ...
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Alternative assets are becoming mainstream

Anthony Zhang Contributor Share on Twitter Anthony is co-founder and CEO of Vinovest, a platform for investing in fine wine. He has previously founded and sold two companies (EnvoyNow & Know Your VC), and is also a Thiel Fellow. The way we invest is changing. Technology makes investing easy and more accessible than ever. Meanwhile, Millennials and Gen Z are gravitating away from public equity investments. These changes have ...
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