In nearly every state, you can sign up for Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) networks and get fresh veggies delivered to your doorstep. The kale and cucumbers that come in those weekly cardboard boxes support hard-working local farmers and are often cheaper than the organic grocery aisle. But soon those wholesome snack packs will include a […]
Glossy.co by HILARY MILNES OCT 18, 2016 Vetements knows how to start a fashion frenzy. The fashion brand led by Demna Gvasalia, also the creative director of Balenciaga, sprung up seemingly out of nowhere in the past year with its street-inspired take on luxury fashion. Its pared-down designs and reimaginations on classic American brands (Champion, Hanes and […]
The recently unveiled Spectacles, which are sunglasses with an integrated camera for posting videos to Snapchat, are at the forefront of software vendors’ broadening push into building physical goods. (AFP photo / Snap Inc.)
On April 13, 1970, an oxygen tank on a spacecraft carrying three Apollo 13 astronauts to the moon exploded. They were 200, 000 miles from home, stuck in a crippled spacecraft, and to make matters worse, they were running out of air. Using only materials the team had on board their spacecraft, they fashioned a […]
Britain’s decision to leave the EU, following a 52 percent majority in Thursday’s referendum, continues to rock the markets. After a brief respite, today retailers like M&S and Travis Perkins saw their shares fall more than 10 percent. Meanwhile, the pound plummeted to a 31-year low. Investors hate uncertainty. And the two-year “conscious uncoupling” from […]
Over the past few months, fashion brands have been drawn to shoppable video offerings, including Rebecca Minkoff and John Varvatos, who launched his collection last September using the first “touchable video platform,” Cinematique. Like Smartzer, which can make any new or existing video into an interactive on which people can click to learn more about products and make […]
Publisher Embraces TV Model With Serialized Fiction
Considered the first unscripted contemporary art show, Artstar made its debut on June 1, 2006. Reflecting on the short-lived series a full decade later, one wonders if its failure was one of timing, rather than of concept. This 24-hour, 360-degree approach was at the heart of Artstar, a collaborative project between 90s internet mogul Josh […]
If there’s one dominant technological paradigm we’ll remember about 2016, its voice. From chatbots to Amazon Echo to conversational interfaces, our voices and how we use them are quickly becoming the primary way we interact with computers. Unsurprisingly, Mary Meeker —the Silicon Valley venture capitalist at Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers and techno-cultural clairvoyant—devotes a significant […]
Download an app, scan a sticker inside the Cracker Jack box and access “baseball-inspired mobile digital experiences,” the company said, launching the change ahead of baseball season. The packaging and logo will also be “contemporized.”
The patent details an autonomous delivery system that attempts to keep humans at a safe distance from delivery drones using a low-tech vocal warning.
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