Loren Wilson

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Shopping chic: A guide to wearing all black

Wearing all black can be intimidating, even seen as harsh. But as the women who know and love the look will tell you, it's usually the most …

The most memorable brand wins and fails of 2014

Ever since Oreo scored a real-time marketing coup during the Super Bowl in 2013, brands have been trying to replicate that success. This year proved …

12 spectacular artworks that adorn the New York subways

Ah, the New York City subway system. Whether you’re a native New Yorker, a tourist or somewhere in between, you’ve likely noticed the assortment of …

'Alex From Target' and how meme marketing can work

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but in Alex from Target's case, a picture is worth over 500,000 Twitter followers.<p>Alex, now better …

Adele's manager: 'Streaming's the future, whether people like it or not'

Adele’s manager has backed streaming services like Spotify as the future of music, but warned the company that it may need to change its policy of insisting all albums be made available on both its free and premium tiers.<p>“Personally, I think streaming’s the future, whether people like it or not, …

17 Things You Should Know About Subway, Plus 4 Brilliant Sandwich Hacks

If you're familiar with Subway at all, you know all about $5 Footlongs, FebruANY and, of course, JARED. But what do we <i>really</i> know about Jared? And are those Footlongs subs really 12-inches long?<p>To find out a little bit more about the Subway brand, HuffPost Taste chatted with Chef Chris Martone, …

Three disruptive technologies that will shape the next three years - Enterprise | siliconrepublic.com - Ireland's Technology News Service

3D printing, the internet of things (IoT) and biotech/healthcare have been cited as three of the most disruptive technologies that will shape the …

Innovation

Using Creativity to Build and Improve Your Business

As Bill Moyer says, “Creativity is piercing the mundane to find the marvelous.” As an artist turned entrepreneur, I know that creativity has helped me find the marvelous, the innovative and the unconventional. I’m intrigued by other creatives in business too. How do they utilize their talent, …

How to Make Funfetti Cake From Scratch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Make an artificially delicious childhood treat a little bit more authentic. Molly Yeh from My Name is Yeh shows us how.</i><p>Deep in the heart of Park …

Why Should Marketers Care About Mobile Marketing?

This was the simple question posed at the recent CMO Exchange Conference in Miami, Florida. Just 20 years ago, CMOs were just getting adept at computers and the internet, online shopping was a new concept, and social media, digital media, podcasts, and mobile marketing weren’t even on anybody’s …

The week in wildlife – in pictures

This week’s best images from the natural world include a death’s head hawk moth and a grizzly bear scrumping apples

10 Things In Advertising You Need To Know Today

<b>1. WPP's third quarter results are out and the world's biggest advertising group has beaten estimates.</b> Revenues were up 7.6% to $2.76 billion, far outpacing recent results from Omnicom (6.5% growth) and Publicis (up 1%).<p><b>2. Yahoo has hired Amazon's top ad sales executive Lisa Utzschneider.</b> She …

Photoshop Battle Hilariously Reimagines a Round Cat into Fantastic Situations

It's no secret that the Internet loves cats, and this fluffy white feline marvelously appears perfectly round. And what makes this viral picture even funnier? When Reddit works its magic in a hilarious Photoshop Battle (PsBattle). If you're unfamiliar with what that is, it's described as “a place …

I Spent A Week Switching Between The 2 Best Big-Screen Phones In The World ...

It's a tough battle. I've been using the iPhone 6 Plus as my primary phone since it launched. I'm in love with it. I called it a Dream Phone in my review. After years of testing Samsung phones with big, beautiful screens, all I wanted was a supersize iPhone. It took a long time, but Apple delivered.<p>…

Obama cancels campaign trip to focus on Ebola

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama abruptly canceled a planned campaign trip Wednesday and planned to convene his Cabinet at the White House …

12 Ways Corporations Are Secretly Manipulating Your Emotions

You might not realize it, but all sorts of companies have developed all sorts of tactics meant to encourage you to take out that credit card.<p>What do they know that we don't? The corporate powers that be have long recognized that human beings are not rational creatures, but rather emotional beings …

Adorably Awkward Animals by Liz Climo

Welcome to the wonderfully wacky world of Liz Climo where the world's animals have the most wonderful personalities you could ever imagine. We're happy to report that the artist, who we introduced you to back last December, now has a book! <i>The Little World of Liz Climo</i> is jam-packed with her …

How to Dress for a Day at the White House

This may come as a surprise to you, dear reader, but I don’t get invited to the White House every day. (Not even every month, the cads!) And so, when the opportunity arose to witness history in the making—namely the First Lady’s Reach Higher initiative in action, in <i>the residence,</i> no less—I …

Photographer Blends Day and Night by Compositing Photos Shot at Different Hours

The idea of ‘average’ is strange, especially when it’s put into real-world situations and memories. The places most familiar to us change on a daily …

Relive The 'Blood Moon' With These Dazzling Lunar Eclipse Photos

Skywatchers were treated to the second -- and final -- "blood moon" of the year early Wednesday, Oct. 8, and it was quite a show (scroll down for some dazzling photos).<p>A "blood moon" occurs when the reddish hue from a sunset or sunrise reflects onto the moon's surface during a full lunar eclipse, …

A 5-minute charge for this portable battery can fully recharge an iPhone 5

Portable batteries for charging mobile devices are great. Until they run out of a charge too. Then it’s usually hours of plugged-in time to fill the …

In Defense of the Well-Done Steak (and Those Who Order It)

Credit: Stu_Spivack (Edited)<p>Of all the terribly annoying things you can do at restaurants, there's no better way to reveal yourself as a condescending suck-merchant than by criticizing someone for ordering their steak well-done. It's the worst.<p>Here are four common objections that self-important …

In the Light of Milkyway

5 NYC Pizza Shops to Check Out Immediately

<i>By Mackenzie Allison for Where</i><p>Whether you call it a pizza, pie or pizza pie, there's no denying New York City is home to some of the best in the country. And while trying to make any "best of" list for restaurants is guaranteed to cause a stir, we're going for it. So with a little help from the …

Point of View

Project info<p>These photographs were taken on the street.<br>In this series, I regard an impending spectacle as an aggregate of a figure.<br>And I wait for the moment each figure harmonizes beautifully.