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Web3 Leads to Cybersquatting 2.0: Here’s What Brands Can Do – Decrypt

About the author Vivek Jayaram is the founder of Jayaram Law, a firm advising groundbreaking artists, Web3 entrepreneurs, financial tech and new media executives, and the companies they run. Ever wonder why so many Web2 company names are vowel-less derivatives of dictionary words? Consider: Flickr, Tumblr, or even Twitter (originally named Twttr). In some cases, […]

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Business

Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Walgreens, Constellation Brands, RH and others

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Walgreens (WBA) – The drug store operator earned an adjusted 96 cents per share for its latest quarter, 4 cents above estimates, with revenue also beating analyst forecasts. Walgreens also reaffirmed its full-year guidance, forecasting low-single-digit adjusted earnings growth. The stock fell 2.7% in premarket action. […]

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Celebrities

12 Times Celebs Were Called Out Over The Lack Of Size Inclusivity In The Brands They Created Or Supported

In response to the criticism of the line, 11 Honoré design director, Danielle Williams Eke, told HuffPost, “We took a lot of time perfecting the grade up to a size 26, which included multiple fittings on a range of women from size 12–26 with varying body shapes…Our ultimate goal is to dress as many women […]

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Science

~Rest Easy~ With Our Favorite Sustainable Bedding Brands

Aside from its nature-inspired designs, Coyuchi is focused on contributing to a greener planet. Using 100 percent organic cotton that does not use pesticides or synthetic fertilizers lessens the company’s environmental impact; additionally, Coyuchi’s 2nd Home Renewed product line is used bedding that is returned, cleaned, repaired, and resold. Our favorite products from the brand […]

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Brands are wooing kids in the Metaverse, but how safe is the ‘Phygital’ world for the young ones?

An ever-increasing number of brands focused on kids are treading into the Metaverse today. This race for capturing the most tech-savvy generation’s attention works quite well for the brands, but there are also growing concerns regarding the kids’ safety too in a largely unregulated space. Some other concerns also include the impact the ‘Phygital’ world […]

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Showbiz

America’s Got Talent fans slam Simon Cowell as he brands act ‘annoying’: ‘Sorry Simon?

However, Simon wasn’t the only one who felt this way as @Justicerocks11 shared: “I agree with [Simon Cowell] I didn’t understand the act. “However I’m glad other people did. Everyone likes different things,” the viewer continued. This was also the case for @BigDaddyTaz71 who predicted: “They won’t make it to the lives. “They always have these crazy acts that […]

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The Metaverse is a Brand’s “Betterverse”

Justin Hochberg, CEO and Co-Founder of Virtual Brand Group, sums up his company’s mission in one easy sentence, “We put you in the Metaverse.” Hochberg joined Christine Russo to explain how Virtual Brand Group harnesses the power of web 3.0 for I.P. by creating consumer experiences to socialize, shop, make friends, and develop products in […]

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Science

Coca-Cola among brands greenwashing over packaging, report says

Claims about plastic packaging being eco-friendly made by big brands, including Coca-Cola and Unilever, are misleading greenwashing, according to a report. The Changing Markets Foundation says claims that companies are intercepting and using “ocean-bound” or “recyclable” plastic to tackle the plastic pollution crisis are some of the most common examples of greenwashing. The claims are […]

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UK

‘Mad as a box of snakes’ Cummings lashes out at Truss and brands Boris David Brent

Mr Cummings took to Twitter slam Government ministers – he called Liz Truss as “mad as a box of snakes” and compared Boris Johnson to a character from the popular sit-com The Office. He also took aim at Defence Secretary Ben Wallace, who he called “Wally”. Mr Cummings said: “[Boris Johnson babbling like David Brent about […]

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Leading Audience Engagement Platform, LiveLike, Partners With Polygon Studios to Bring Web3 to Brands

LiveLike, an audience engagement platform transforming online customers into engaged fans through customized, interactive experiences, today announces a strategic partnership with Polygon Studios, the team onboarding brands, developers, and creators to Web3 through investment, marketing, and community support. The strategic partnership will unlock the ability for LiveLike’s partners — including sports organizations and media companies […]