Fashion’s tech-positive COVID trend

The coronavirus has brought us what many have called ‘strange and uncertain times’. The world has become unknowable and surreal, and we are left dealing with that shift in the immediacy of our reality. What once stood solid is now adrift. They also say that in art, form follows function,…

Facebook cracking down on ‘implicit hate speech’ in the wake of ad boycott

Facebook has published the sixth edition of its “community standards enforcement report,” and with it some new no-nos as regards content posted by users. Going forward it will be against the rules to post “content depicting blackface, or stereotypes about Jewish people controlling the world.” These, Facebook states, are forms…

The city of Chicago is watching you

The US city of Chicago is raising eyebrows after it was reported that city officials will be spying on people’s social media profiles in order to enforce a new emergency travel order. The order, announced in July, is meant to prevent the rampaging COVID-19 crisis from getting even worse. It…

The biggest online flash sale ever!

Some of the stars of the fashion industry are teaming up to raise money for charitable causes and help get people through the coronavirus pandemic. PR Newswire reports that Andrew Rosen, Maxwell Osborne, Dao-Yi Chow, Ben Fischman, and Jens Grede have collaborated to create a new innovative digital shopping platform called BestKeptSecret. “BestKeptSecret was designed to…