Technology

Reuters – September 21, 2018

The computer-generated trio at the center of Balmain’s new campaign is the latest example of fashion brands embracing technology to lure digital-savvy younger clients.

Is she human” or “digital”?- In actuality,‬
‪Supermodels rarely reflected “reality.”‬

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The Guardian – March 6, 2018

Lego has reported its first drop in sales and profits in more than a decade as children ditch its plastic bricks for more modern toys.

Building brick by brick may be seen as “quaint.”
(GRAND THEFT AUTO – it ain’t.)

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The Wall Street Journal – August 17, 2018

There used to be a strict hierarchy: Traders made money and won glory while programmers wrote code. No more.

The swaggering “traders” and players of “hunch”
Defer to “nerds” who code and number-crunch.

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BBC Future – August 12, 2018

Stasis is a way of pausing physical and chemical processes – including those of life. It could be a way for us to save the critically ill, or allow ultra-long space missions.

An intriguing query. A real mind-teaser.

(If true, I’d keep a quart in my freezer.)

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The Wall Street Journal August 9, 2018

For a company built on the fleeting images, certainty is worth only so much…  Investors get worried when social networks lose users.

Disappearing IMAGES is the appeal of SNAP,
NOT disappearing MARKET CAP.

 

 

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