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Oil

Brexit vote could turn UK into a 'safe haven' triggering EU disintegration, say Barclays

A British exit from the European Union could see the UK becoming a "safe haven" amid a disintegrating Europe, Barclays has said.<p>Analysis from the bank said a 'leave' vote would open a "Pandora's Box" in the crisis-hit continent, and could dissuade Scotland from breaking away from the relative …

Jack Dorsey tries to rally Twitter staff after epically brutal week

Nearly half of Twitter's top executives are on their way out the door — some heading to direct competitors like Instagram.<p>The stock is in free fall …

Jack Dorsey

We talked with the Adidas designer behind the year's coolest sneaker about his collaboration with Kanye West

Sneakerheads embraced the first run. After selling out in retail, they're going for between $300 and $400 on eBay. They arrived at the right cultural moment: "athleisure" has become the number one trend in apparel, and the NMD takes that trend in a street-smart direction.<p>More variants of the NMD …

Shoes

90s Fashion Trend Redux: Wear Your Tweed Blazer With Jeans

Look back into at any '90s It Girl's wardrobe and you'll find one of these: a classic tweed blazer.<p>Tweed jackets were first popularized by Coco Chanel in the early half of the 20th century, but it wasn't until the '90s that the once prim-and-proper outerwear became cool and youthful. It all started …

Clothing

This Week in Watches

This Week in Watches features Breitling, Blancpain, Ulysse Nardin and Raymond Weil.<p>Breitling<br>Navitimer 01<p>The Navitimer 01 from Breitling is a celebration of the watchmaker’s dedication to the aeronautics, considering the watch is a favorite among enthusiasts and pilots since 1952. What truly stands …

This glorious NYC storm photo has been compared to an impressionist painting

Photographer Michele Palazzo woke up extra early to capture this stunning image of the Flatiron building in New York during Storm Jonas<p>As Storm Jonas battered the US east coast with heavy snow and high winds, one plucky photographer went out in search of the perfect photo.<p>Michele Palazzo’s …

Central Banks

Spotify’s Video Content Hits iOS A Bit Earlier Than Expected

Spotify’s foray into video has gone live on iOS a little earlier than expected. On Monday, The Wall St. Journal reported that Spotify had begun to roll out its video product to all users, beginning with its Android app this week. The iOS launch of the new “Shows” section, however, was not expected …

Smart TV

See Brooklyn Beckham's live Burberry campaign

Burberry has been working with photographer Mario Testino for over 15 years, but its latest Burberry Brit fragrance campaign was shot by a teenager. And not just any teenager, the new photographer is Mr Brooklyn Beckham.<p>On Saturday the 16-year-old photographed Burberry's latest campaign out and …

On Santorini, the indigenous tomato paste gets its own historical museum

They had me at the triple-concentration tomato paste.<p>That’s not to say that Santorini’s Tomato Industrial Museum, set inside the stone shell of one of the Greek island’s former tomato-processing plants, didn’t have other charms. But the flavors we had just sampled at lunch made a visit to a museum …

European Travel

The albums you need to hear this month

DAVID BOWIE – <i>BLACKSTAR</i><p>If there’s one release that’s been on everybody’s lips this month it’s <i>Blackstar</i>, the beautiful and endlessly intriguing gift left behind by David Bowie, one of the world’s most sparkling creative forces. Created amidst an awareness of his mortality, the album embraces this …

Womens' Bodies Go Unedited In All-Girls Photo Collective

A neatly manicured hand rests behind a woman’s back. She’s got long, lovely hair and her bright, tight underwear lends the photo an air of intimacy -- but as far as fulfilling an idealized fantasy of prettily displayed womanhood, the scene stops there. Between her filed fingernails, she grips an …

Feminism

Rita Ora poses topless on French magazine cover

Rita Ora is all smiles on the cover of <i>Lui</i> magazine but eyes are most certainly drawn to the fact that she's flashing the camera.<p>Rob Kardashian's ex-girlfriend was thrilled to share the cover image -- which was shot by photographer Terry Richardson -- and posted it to her Instagram with the message: …

Pictures of the Week 1.28.16

Fashion Shows

Apple's Future iPhones May Get a Very Major Upgrade

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Apple Watch

How NYC Is Subtly Redesigning The Subway Car For City Dwellers Of 2050

A prototype train car reveals how New York is planning for the future.<p>This week, New York City’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced an order of 10 experimental “open gangway” trains that contain a single long, continuous passage.<p>It’s a minuscule order–10 cars represents only about 1% …

New York City

Jefferson Airplane: 12 Essential Songs

The best of the psychedelic rock icons<p>"Don't you want somebody to love?" goes the chorus of Jefferson Airplane's best-known hit. Love was more than …

Final stunning images of New York taken by photographer before he fell to his death

Connor Cummings died in a fall from a New York skyscraper while on a trip to take photos with his new Christmas-present camera<p>The mother of an American photographer who fell to his death moments after taking his last shot has published his series of final images, as her way of paying tribute to her …

New Jersey

Google reveals how much it paid the guy who bought Google.com last year

Is this a dad joke? This is a dad joke<p>Last October, ex-Google employee Sanmay Ved somehow managed to purchase "google.com" from Google Domain when the company apparently forgot to renew its domain name. Although he only owned it for about a minute before Google reversed the transaction, Ved …

Android News

Politico Turmoil Intensifies as Co-Founder, Senior Staff Exit

Rumblings of dissent often swirl around the Politico empire, with periodic defections of senior staff and questions about the company’s ambitious …

Media Industry
Golf

Klopp discusses Sturridge setbacks, Coutinho fitness and West Ham team selection

The striker's comeback has been delayed yet again by a number of different problems, but the Brazilian playmaker is closing in on a return to full training.<p>Daniel Sturridge’s injury problems continue, with Jurgen Klopp revealing the striker has had further setbacks and will not feature for …

Soccer

Amazon rumored to be building a 'Spotify killer'

Amazon has eaten away at the publishing industry, upended retail giants and begun to change the world of supply and fulfillment.<p>Now it may want to do …

Weak 4Q GDP: Temporary Dip or Is U.S. Recession Bound?

The U.S. economy slowed down in the fourth quarter, pressured by an array of global factors including weakening demand in emerging markets and a strong dollar that makes U.S. exports more expensive.<p>As demand eased overseas late last year, U.S. companies sought to slash bloated inventories, another …

How to Get Rid of that Dank Smell from Vintage Clothes

It's a lot easier than you might think.<p><i>Jolie Kerr is a cleaning expert and advice columnist. She'll be here</i> <i>every week</i> <i>helping to answer your filthiest questions. Are you dirty?</i> <i>Email her</i><i>.</i><p><i>I was wondering if you had any suggestions for my leather predicament. In an attempt to be cool, I found my dad's</i> …

Clothing

Canadian Chef Designs the "Ultimate Cutting Board"

Michael Motamedi's "Swiss Army Knife" approach<p>When it comes to newfangled cutting board designs, I'm a fan of the Mocubo, which we covered here. But …

Kitchens

Anyone can borrow these clothes for free by commenting on Instagram

The new online campaign #ShareWear attempts to make a small dent in that waste. Anyone with an Instagram account can borrow fashion for free for a week, either from an Internet stranger's closet or from the official #ShareWear collection. You then pass the garment along to someone else to create an …

Recycling

Julianne Moore Says Why She Doesn't Mind Talking About Fashion on the Red Carpet

The #AskHerMore campaign, geared to inspire reporters to ask red carpet actors more insightful questions than the ubiquitous "What are you wearing?" has been in full force for a year and as we're right think in the middle of 2016 awards season, the conversation has heated up once more.<p>Perennial …

Julianne Moore
Transportation