Some holiday picks for my people at @TappanCo tappancollective.com
Curated by Chris Black
Collect original work and exclusive limited edition prints by today’s best emerging artists - including Gia Coppola, Matt McCormick, James Perkins, C...
Juergen Teller on How to Be a Radical Photographer | #BoFVOICES 2019
Photographer of Celine, Louis Vuitton and Vivienne Westwood campaigns (among many), Juergen Teller’s inimitable style has made him one of the fashion ...
Releasing Spleeter: Deezer R&D source separation engine
We are releasing Spleeter to help the research community in Music Information Retrieval leverage the power of a state-of-the-art source…
Google, Facebook at Center of Rising Political-Ad Tensions
(Bloomberg) -- Facebook Inc. and Google were drawn into an escalating battle of wills Wednesday over the use of political advertising on social media....
“Jessica” cheats for garbage buzzfeednews.com
Her Amazon Purchases Are Real. The Reviews Are Fake.
Earlier this year, one woman stumbled into a side hustle that’s resulted in hundreds of free Amazon products, worth tens of thousands of dollars.
Bricks-and-Mortar Is Dead. Let’s Open a Store. nytimes.com
Bricks-and-Mortar Is Dead. Let’s Open a Store.
Emily Bode is betting, with her first store, that consumers still want to experience shopping IRL.
Davide Sorrenti "Our Beutyfull Future"
"Davide's images stood out in the 90s because of him promiscuous, youthful vision and ability to immortalize personal moments."
Fever Pitch: The Photographer Pelle Cass in Motion
In the photography of Pelle Cass, time-lapse pulls focus on the chaotic nature of sport, and the incredible beauty of athletes in motion.
Ask Chris Black: Can You Suggest Some Tasteful, Unique Groomsmen Gifts?
Plus Chris’s favorite camo clothes for winter and four coffee-table books he loves to give as gifts.
Always admired @strngwthr studio in Brooklyn, but didn't realize they managed to buy the space, or that the previous owner fled the country after the wire hit bkmag.com
On Graham Avenue, Strange Weather Recording Studio Defies Real Estate Trends - Brooklyn Magazine
Brooklyn real estate has long been a bloodsport short on stories that give the city’s many DIY strivers much hope, yet Strange Weather Recording is de...
A collection of good news, positive trends, uplifting statistics and facts informationisbeautiful.net
Unseen trends, uplifting stats, creative solutions — a new chart every day. From Information is Beautiful.
Silicon Valley billionaires have a problem: They get richer no matter how much money they give away
Their ever-rising net worths show the problem with small-ball philanthropy.
uber ceo makes “mistake” on camera axios.com
Uber CEO calls Saudi murder of Khashoggi "a mistake," scrambles to backtrack
"I said something in the moment that I do not believe."
Real Atlanta hours atlantamagazine.com
123 Things to Eat on Buford Highway
73 knock-out dishes, 33 essential grocery buys, and 17 kaleidoscopic snacks, plus 6 inspiring families who keep the Buford Highway buzzing at every ho...
I wrote about getting my iPhone stolen in London and how it made me consider my need for approval and validation gq.com
Down and Out and Suddenly Phoneless in London
Perennially online Chris Black was mindlessly checking Twitter when a stranger on a moped snatched his phone. Here's what happened when he had no...
“If it hadn’t been for the antitrust case...” theverge.com
Bill Gates thinks Windows Mobile would have beaten Android without Microsoft’s antitrust woes
Gates reveals Microsoft missed a key Motorola deal by just months
ASK CHRIS BLACK: Winter boots, puffer jackets, and candle gift alternatives. Click and surf baby! nymag.com
Ask Chris Black: What Are Nice, Warm Winter Boots for the Brutal Season Ahead?
Plus Chris’s favorite men’s puffer jackets (that cost roughly $180), and six non-candle gift ideas for those suffering from candle fatigue.
Yayo on Instagram: “DEVIL IS KING BLACK METAL LIVE THURSDAY ON @NTS_RADIO 4-5 PST — 7-8 EST 🔥🔥🔥”
975 Likes, 37 Comments - Yayo (@yimmyayo) on Instagram: “DEVIL IS KING BLACK METAL LIVE THURSDAY ON @NTS_RADIO 4-5 PST — 7-8 EST 🔥🔥🔥”
ASK CHRIS BLACK: Getting fits off at an advanced age, gifts for 30 year olds, and luxurious scarves nymag.com
Ask Chris Black: What Should a Man (Well) Over 50 Buy to Update His Casual Wear?
Chris suggests some age-appropriate clothes for the dad set, as well as special gifts for a 30th birthday and his favorite winter scarves.
My photos from Cairo kennedy-magazine.com
CAIRO BY CHRIS BLACK — Kennedy Magazine
Our dear friend and contributor Chris Black visited Egypt recently and here is a batch of photos from his trip.
steal public water, wrap in plastic, sell to public theguardian.com
The fight to stop Nestlé from taking America's water to sell in plastic bottles
Creek beds are bone dry and once-gushing springs are reduced to trickles as fights play out around the nation over control of nation’s freshwater supp...
Michael Stipe on Working While He Sleeps and Savoring Mistakes
The artist and musician discusses his new photography book, “Our Interference Times,” and his unusual daily routine.
Straight into my veins! nymag.com
After the Fall of the Glossy Magazine, What’s Left of Condé Nast?
Two years after Si Newhouse died (and Graydon Carter left), Anna Wintour and a new CEO map out the future they can afford.
Chef Fergus Henderson: ‘fashion and food don’t go hand in hand’
‘Nose to tail’ eating pioneer on ‘Gucci food’, Jamie Oliver and his surprising LA outpost
Big Thief on CBS This Morning (!!!) youtube.com
Saturday Sessions: Big Thief performs "Not"
In 2016 the indie rock band Big Thief, comprised of former students of Boston's prestigious Berklee College of Music, released their first album. ...
BBC News available where blocked bbc.com
BBC News launches 'dark web' mirror
In a bid to thwart censorship attempts, the BBC News website is now available via Tor.
ASK CHRIS BLACK: Sweatpants that don’t display The Dreaded Outline™, iPhone cases, and women’s sneaker help from my m8 @emmahopeall nymag.com
Ask Chris Black: Ideas for Slightly Elevated Sweatpants I Can Wear in Public?
A handful of sweatpants to go from couch to brunch, plus sleek-but-protective iPhone 11 cases and women’s (non-workout) sneakers to wear this fall.
"(I'm Gonna) Cry Myself Blind" When Glasgow's Primal Scream went to Ardent Studios in Memphis and thought they were The Black Crowes. The best song on "Give Out But Don't Give Up." store.donetodeathprojects.com
(I'm Gonna) Cry Myself Blind
When Glasgow's Primal Scream went to Ardent Studios in Memphis and thought they were The Black Crowes. The best song on "Give Out But...
The Transformation of Condé Nast newrepublic.com
The Transformation of Condé Nast
How a media mogul defined class and invented the modern magazine
Kanye and the zero-touch cultural product mailchi.mp
Stupefy: Kanye and the zero-touch cultural product
John James Audubon's Birds of America
The Jean-Georges Recipe for Restaurants nytimes.com
The Jean-Georges Recipe for Restaurants
In the era of the auteur chef, Jean-Georges Vongerichten has figured out how to create high-end restaurants by the dozen. How — and why — does he do i...
quirks of an old drum machine slate.com
3/4? 7/16? 12/8? A Slate Investigation Into the Time Signature of The Terminator’s Score.
As The Terminator celebrates its 30th anniversary this year, the film continues to raise important questions. What are the risks to humanity of...
Influencers are changing the face of commerce for good
This emerging business model extends far beyond the Jordans and Jenners of the world.
Cat Marnell Is Back From the Brink
In her new audiobook “Self-Tanner for the Soul,” the quasi-reformed party girl tells listeners that you can, in fact, run away from your problems.
Photographer Eric Chakeen on his “pragmatic” commercial process versus his personal work itsnicethat.com
Photographer Eric Chakeen on his “pragmatic” commercial process versus his personal work
For Del Mar, California-born, New York-based photographer, the most exciting thing about his job, is that he can never know it all. Describing how the...
Ask Chris Black: If You Had to Dress Business-Casual, What Would You Wear?
Plus: Chris’s favorite beanies to sport this fall, and leather jackets that won’t make you look like a Sweetgreen regular who works in marketing.
Flash Is Responsible for the Internet's Most Creative Era
A new book highlighting the visual evolution of web design paints a picture of a risk-taking creative culture that hasn’t been quite the same since St...
nyc classical show brooklynsymphonyorchestra.org
Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra: Wagner, Vaughan Williams, Brahms
Sunday October 27, 2019 at 2pm, Brooklyn Museum
What Japan can teach us about cleanliness
One of the first things visitors to Japan notice is how clean everywhere is – yet there are hardly any litter bins and street sweepers. What's the...
Crafting a Masterpiece: Tracing the Evolution of Big Thief consequenceofsound.net
Crafting a Masterpiece: Tracing the Evolution of Big Thief
Grant Sharples examines how Big Thief went from a straightforward indie-folk outfit to a band having just crafted two masterpieces in one year.
Important research youtube.com
What Do Billboard Hit Songs Have in Common?
Help us make what you want! Take the PBS Digital Studios Annual Survey: https://www.pbsresearch.org/c/r/SF_YTvideo We broke down every song in the Bil...
Remembering the Weirdest Album Launch Stunts of the 2010s
From parody streaming platforms to cryptic street-art campaigns, every band was desperate to seize your attention.
I enjoy the sounds of NYC, everyone buzzing around theatlantic.com
Why Everything Is Getting Louder
The tech industry is producing a rising din. Our bodies can’t adapt.
stunning VFX in @fletchercjohnso's new video youtube.com
Fletcher C Johnson - In My Time (Official Video)
From the album "Are You Feelin' It" coming October 14th! Directed by John Dougherty and Matt Johnson Instagram: https://www.instagram.co...
Coming for your scrap metal 👍 vox.com
"If we really think [assault weapons] should be off the street, we need to destroy them," says Dick’s Sporting Goods CEO
Dick’s Sporting Goods destroyed $5 million worth of guns it pulled from its stores.
Ask Chris Black: Can You Recommend a Few Good (and Good-looking) Duffel Bags?
Plus: black shoes (not sneakers) a “not cool” person can pull off, and the best footwear (including sneakers) to pair with black jeans.
You love to see it! @DimeMtl nytimes.com
For amateurs and professionals, this annual event captures the spirit of the sport ahead of its debut at the 2020 Tokyo games.
Matt and Kim - GO GO - Official Video
Stream "GO GO" on Spotify / Apple Music / Google Play here! http://mattandkim.lnk.to/GOGO Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/...
The New Classics: 22 Restaurants We Go Back to Over and Over
GQ food critic Brett Martin assembles an Avengers-level list of American restaurants that have become our go-tos.
Great episode of @SongExploder with @clairo songexploder.net
Song Exploder | Clairo
Clairo breaks down her song "Alewife."
The content I crave dailymail.co.uk
The Quilted Giraffe: a celebrity circus of sex, cocaine and caviar
Never-before-seen photos of New York City's most debauched restaurant that was a playground for movie stars, rock stars, socialites and Wall Street mi...
Jazzed to see Listening to @fletchercjohnso recognized by the gods brooklynvegan.com
8 New Songs Out Today
Listen to new songs by that dog., Colter Wall, Sho Madjozi, Exhumed, Fletcher C Johnson, and more.
I Love Gwyneth Paltrow. There. I Said It.
She’s still among the very last generation of movie actors for whom stardom and skill seem scarily, thrillingly natural.
Eight tons of punk theoutline.com
Eight tons of punk
Facing rising San Francisco rent prices, the world’s largest collection of punk records and the anti-establishment music magazine that safeguards it m...
The rise of plant-based "milk" youtube.com
The rise of plant-based "milk"
Americans today are drinking 37% less milk than they did 50 years ago, while the market for plant-based milk has skyrocketed in recent years. But is t...
The Most Watched Editor at Fashion Week
Sara Moonves, the new editor in chief of W, has been around the limelight all her life. Now the attention is on her.
Thom Browne – Air Mail
As a kid growing up in Allentown, Pennsylvania, fashion designer Thom Browne was a state-champion swimmer. After college, he tried his hand at acting ...
Um, @ryanoconn please introduce to me to your publicist! grubstreet.com
Special’s Ryan O’Connell Wants Very Weird Wine
“I like my wine to smell like barnyard and taste like a psycho house party.”
The rise and fall of Flash, the annoying plugin that shaped the modern web
Before 1996, the web was a static, dull place. But the accidental creation of Flash turned it into a cacophony of noise, colour, and controversy, pres...
Gigantic designer headpiece
When the line at Erewhon is too long
NEW YORK: Tomorrow night chatting with big dog @TomDixonStudio, my shooter @BRYNNTRILL2, Susan Alexandra, and @richieshazam
Calming myself after our flight to Chicago was delayed eight hours
A beautiful winter Saturday morning with @AirMailWeekly
WOW! Kiko Kostadinov Asics Gel-Korika campaign by Juergen Teller
When I am forced to take the train
I love the outdoors!
This one is a real odyssey. Solid hour. Relentless, tip to tail. James and Chris introduce Audrea Soong, who takes them on an executive team-building adventure, from Niketown to their…
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