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Web3
Emerging Web3 Innovations Will Be The Talk of Art Basel Miami Beach and Beyond

Three trends in crypto art that everyone will be buzzing about at the art fair this year.

TECHNOLOGY
Everything You Need to Know About Nike’s New Web3 Platform

The sportswear giant makes its grand entrance into web3 with the debut of Swoosh, a platform aiming

TECHNOLOGY
The Complicated Legacy of Twitter’s Blue Checkmark

Twitter Blue, Elon Musk’s newly instated monthly “verification” subscription plan, quickly...

TECHNOLOGY
Holly Herndon Is Making Music With an AI Baby

The acclaimed musician has devised a novel tool that allows her to create an AI-generated deepfake...

Technology
Apple is Dominating Contactless Payment—For Now

Eight long years of patience is paying off for Apple, which is seeing adoption of Apple Pay...

TECHNOLOGY
Dystopian Influencer Farms Are Fueling China’s Live Shopping Industry

Incubators that train China’s biggest live shopping influencers are gaining steam as the...

TECHNOLOGY
What Will Image Generators Mean for the Creative Industries?

Though some are raising concerns about new AI systems like the viral DALL-E, the technology has the

TECHNOLOGY
How Tenacity and Rejection Fueled Canva’s Colossal Growth

Canva has all but revolutionized how we design for visual culture, with its easy-to-use tools...

BUSINESS OF DESIGN
Has Subscription Hell Reached a Tipping Point?

BMW is charging monthly fees for vehicle owners to access their heated seats, sparking blowback...

TECHNOLOGY
Has Transit Innovation Hit a Roadblock?

With technological advances giving rise to autonomous vehicles and hyperloops, some predict that in

TECHNOLOGY
The Webb Telescope Begins Unfolding the Universe

After launching on Christmas Day, the highly intricate James Webb Space Telescope’s initial...

TECHNOLOGY
One of New York’s Last Public Payphones Finds a Symbolic Home

After being dismantled from its perch on a busy intersection in Midtown, the city’s final...

TECHNOLOGY
What If Your Phone’s Notifications Were Distraction-Free?

In a collaboration with Map Project Office, Google’s Seed Studio is envisioning how we can...

FASHION
These Costumes Are Bringing Awareness to a Rare Skin Disease

A new campaign shedding light on a rare skin disease spotlights the work of Bart Hess, a Dutch...

TECHNOLOGY
The Hologram Startups Trying to End Your Zoom Fatigue

To help make virtual meetings more engaging, a new startup seeks to replace video conferencing with