The Rising Star of Seoul Fashion Week Breaks the Male Model Mold

March 22, 2018

One of the unique features of Seoul Fashion Week is the sheer concentration of top-flight modeling talent. Current international stars like Yoon Young Bae and Hoyeon Jung got their start here; the men even have their own fan clubs. Yet as the number of new faces climbs each season and model fatigue begins to set […]

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JP Morgan offers Amazon Alexa functionality to its Wall Street clients

March 22, 2018

Amazon’s Alexa voice-recognition artificial intelligence will help a major Wall Street bank serve its customers. J.P. Morgan clients are now able to ask Alexa for the bank’s research reports, Bloomberg News reported Monday. The firm is also working on financial assets price data requests through Amazon’s device, according to David Hudson, the bank’s global head […]

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Buffalo Platforms Are Back—And Are Being Sold in the U.S. for the First Time Ever

March 21, 2018

The Spice Girls’ cultural legacy is well trod territory—whether one looks to their insanely catchy singles, infectious embrace of girl power, or distinct yet complementary senses of style, the group made an impact on music and fashion that is still being felt. But one element of their sartorial legacy seemed very niche: that über-high Buffalo […]

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Why you don’t need to spend a fortune on skincare

March 21, 2018

Beauty may only be skin deep, but it can also cut deep into your pockets. But investing in smart skincare doesn’t necessarily mean you have to break the bank. According to U.S. Census data and Simmons National Consumer Survey, 1.35 million Americans spent $500 or more on skincare products over a three-month period in 2017. […]

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The Best Street Style From Seoul Fashion Week

March 20, 2018

The Best Street Style From Seoul Fashion Week Statement sweatshirts, dynamic denim and deconstructed tailoring – as the fashion world turns its gaze to South Korea for Seoul Fashion Week, see who’s sporting the best pavement-based street style looks away from the catwalk. Emily Malan Emily Malan Emily Malan Emily Malan Emily Malan Emily Malan […]

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Would You Drink This Sweet, New Sunscreen? Yes, We Said Drink.

March 20, 2018

Bottoms up. Sunscreen shots for all. No more messing around with lotions and sprays. Why would you grease yourself up with icky, sticky sunblock when you could drink your sun protection instead? That’s the main selling point behind a new drinkable SPF-like product called UVO. Its makers claim the substance is “the first liquid supplement that you […]

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Facebook and Cambridge Analytica whistleblower: Trump election made me speak out

March 20, 2018

Cambridge Analytica, the political analysis firm at the center of the Facebook data scandal, is a bad example of modern day colonialism, whistleblower Christopher Wylie said at a U.K. parliamentary hearing on Tuesday. Citing the company’s work in support of Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta’s disputed re-elections, the former Cambridge Analytica employee said: “This is a […]

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Sex on the syllabus: Our outdated curriculum badly needs an update

March 20, 2018

The official Department of Education advice on sex education for teachers – published 20 years ago – hasn’t aged well. “Sex is a gift, a most sacred act and full sexual intimacy belongs in a totally adult relationship where there is equal trust, respect, acceptance and understanding for both partners – as in marriage,” it […]

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