Business, sports

2018 NBA All-Star Players, Who Earn the Most From Endorsements?

Ahead of this weekend’s highly anticipated 2018 NBA All-Star game, Forbes has compiled a list of the players involved ordered in the amount of money each one earns annually in endorsements. While some of the highest ranked players’ earnings come as no surprise—after all, LeBron James did sign a seven-year, $90 million contract with Nike while he […]

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Business, Tech

Amazon GO Store Opens to the Public Today In Seattle

Amazon’s attempt to remake shopping as we know it will take a major step forward Monday, when members of the public will get their first chance to shop in the AmazonGo convenience store. The store, which has been open to Amazon employees since 2016, uses advanced technology to let shoppers walk in, take what they want […]

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Business, Design, Investment, Startup

How WeWork Became The Starbucks Of Office Life

WeWork has spent 2017 riding a rocket. The co-working company leases buildings, renovates them to be luxe Silicon Valley-style offices, and then rents out those offices one desk or a conference room at a time. Just within 2017, WeWork raised $4.4 billion from SoftBank’s Vision Fund. As of October, it had 172 locations in 18 countries, used by more than 150,000 members. WeWork itself employs over […]

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Business, Music, Uncategorized

The Tidal Could Dry Up In Six Months

Jay-Z, one of the world’s highest-paid musicians, but despite this his Tidal streaming service is reportedly suffering from financial difficulties. According to Norwegian business paper Dagens Næringsliv, Tidal is facing both cash flow and user growth issues, leading to the service having enough funds to last just six months. The news comes less than a year since Tidal received investment from […]

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Business, Tech, Uncategorized

Bitcoins First Billionaires, The Winklevoss Twins

Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss first rose to prominence when they famously won a $65m settlement from a lawsuit against Facebook in 2011. Now, having invested some of that cash into purchasing what they claimed was around $11m worth of Bitcoin in 2013, both are the payment system’s first ever billionaires. To get a better understanding […]

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Business, Music

JAY Z Shows He’s Still On Top And Ever Learning About Life

At the culmination of a seriously impressive 2017, JAY-Z sat down with New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet for an in-depth conversation on everyone from O.J. Simpson to Kanye West, and everything from therapy to his Grammy-nominated album 4:44. Read what we learned from his T Magazine interview below, and check out the full video at the bottom of […]

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Business, sports, Uncategorized

The Oklahoma City Thunder, The Highest-Paid Team in Sports

As revealed by Sporting Intelligence’s newly-published annual “Global Sports Salaries Survey,” the title of sport’s “highest-paid” team now belongs to the NBA‘s Oklahoma City Thunder. Crunching the ”first-team pay” numbers for 348 teams across seven separate sports in 18 different leagues, Sporting Intelligence’s comprehensive yearly breakdown takes a thorough global approach to revealing the sports teams with the greatest […]

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Business, Lifestyle

Jay Z It’s “Complicated” With Kanye West

Kanye West’s relationship with Jay Z has been strained this year after West made several remarks about Jay Z during his concerts at the beginning of the year. T These days, their relationship is still “complicated,” Jay Z told Dean Baquet for The New York Times’ T magazine, but he and Yeezy are still in contact. “I [talked to] Kanye […]

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Business, sports, Sportswear, Uncategorized

‘Be Like Mike’

In an era saturated with influencer marketing and social media–driven brand endorsements, marketing can be an increasingly tough environment for athletes to navigate. Partnerships have become an integral part of a career in pro sports, but balancing an athlete’s ascension through the ranks with a cohesive, long-term brand strategy takes some finesse. Before Instagram, Youtube […]

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Business, Lifestyle

‘House Of Cards’ Bosses Are Plotting Spin-Offs

Just hours after Netflix confirmed that House of Cards will end with its sixth season, there’s word that producers are exploring multiple potential spin-off series. The streaming giant announced on Monday that House of Cards‘ sixth season — which is currently in production — will be its last and will premiere for Netflix subscribers in 2018. However, The Hollywood […]

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Business, Design, Lifestyle

Offices With A Difference, Mortimer House

Opening on Monday November 13 in a lux six-storey, art deco development in Fitzrovia, members’ club Mortimer House is styled as “a work and wellbeing destination” – and aims to address the balance of working remotely while looking after mind and body. “The more technology enables us to work from alternative places such as home, or a […]

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