What Peloton's future looks like after its recall on treadmills

What Peloton's future looks like after its recall on treadmills
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Summary: Insider's top advertising and media stories for May 7.
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Dogecoin Is Up Because It’s Funny

Dogecoin Is Up Because It’s Funny
Added 20 hours ago
Summary: Also integer formatting, Theranos, prime brokerage and sneakers.
Sentiment: positive
27 minute read
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Behind the Brand with Van Neistat

Behind the Brand with Van Neistat
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The lost art of giving a damn
Sentiment: positive
17 minute read
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Exclusive: Workers in Factory That Makes Kate Hudson's Fabletics Activewear Allege Rampant Sexual and Physical Abuse

Exclusive: Workers in Factory That Makes Kate Hudson's Fabletics Activewear Allege Rampant Sexual and Physical Abuse
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The company publicly promotes social justice causes, but a TIME-Fuller Project investigation reveals horrific working conditions in its factory
Sentiment: negative
30 minute read
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31 Best Men's Swim Trunks in 2021: The Most Stylish Shorts for the Beach, the Pool, and Everywhere In Between

31 Best Men's Swim Trunks in 2021: The Most Stylish Shorts for the Beach, the Pool, and Everywhere In Between
Added 2 days ago
Summary: GQ’s Best Stuff sought out the coolest, convenience-laden, all-around best men's swim trunks to wear in and out of the pool this summer.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
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The Evolution Of Jamstack — Smashing Magazine

The Evolution Of Jamstack — Smashing Magazine
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Web-oriented databases, frameworks like Nuxt and Next.js, and even frameworkless approaches are evolving the Jamstack, but the core principles are more powerful than ever.
Sentiment: positive
19 minute read
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6 best Nike running trainers for going the distance

6 best Nike running trainers for going the distance
Added 5 days ago
Summary: From running marathons to day-to-day training, we’ve found the best Nike shoes that go the distance, available from Nike, Amazon, Sports Shoes and more
Sentiment: positive
12 minute read
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Sports & Entertainment Spotlight - April 2021 #5 | JD Supra

Sports & Entertainment Spotlight - April 2021 #5 | JD Supra
Added 6 days ago
Summary: First and foremost (and not to detract from Sir Anthony Hopkins—lest I incur the wrath of Hannibal Lecter himself), the late Chadwick Boseman should...
Sentiment: positive
15 minute read
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Sarah Robb O'Hagan on finding your "Extreme You"

Sarah Robb O'Hagan on finding your "Extreme You"
Added 7 days ago
Summary: Sarah Robb O'Hagan is known for breathing new life in brands including Nike and Virgin Atlantic. The Flywheel Sports CEO joins "CBS This Morning" to share her advice on how to tap into your true potential from her new book, "Extreme You: Step Up. Stand Out. Kick Ass. Repeat."
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Sneakers from Michael Jordan’s rookie season up for sale at Sotheby’s

Sneakers from Michael Jordan’s rookie season up for sale at Sotheby’s
Added 9 days ago
Summary: A pair of red sneakers worn by NBA champion Michael Jordan in 1984-85, at the start of his Chicago Bulls career, is expected to fetch over $100,000 and possibly much higher at an online auction next month, Sotheby's said on Wednesday.
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StockX CEO Scott Cutler On How To Build an E-Commerce Platform for Gen Z

StockX CEO Scott Cutler On How To Build an E-Commerce Platform for Gen Z
Added 9 days ago
Summary: The CEO of the online sneaker marketplace on the future of e-commerce.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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A conservative ETF designed to boycott 'hostile' companies like Disney and Nike that support the 'liberal agenda' has beaten the broader market since Biden took office

A conservative ETF designed to boycott 'hostile' companies like Disney and Nike that support the 'liberal agenda' has beaten the broader market since Biden took office
Added 9 days ago
Summary: The American Conservative Values ETF founder says the fund is for conservative investors who want to track the market without supporting 'egregious liberal companies.'
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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Solange Knowles with her hair clips in: Carlota Guerrero’s best photograph

Solange Knowles with her hair clips in: Carlota Guerrero’s best photograph
Added 9 days ago
Summary: ‘This was used as the cover of A Seat at the Table. We left her clips in to show vulnerability – but she still wanted to have a strong gaze, to look people in the eye’
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Nifty News: Ellen’s NFT auction flops, Oscars controversy, Kayne’s $1.8M sneakers and more

Nifty News: Ellen’s NFT auction flops, Oscars controversy, Kayne’s $1.8M sneakers and more
Added 10 days ago
Summary: NFT collectors are getting choosier, even when it's for a good cause. Controversy erupts over an "egregious" NFT of Best Actor nominee Chadwick Boseman, NBA teams drops new collection, and more.
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Germany's Merkel presses China for human rights dialogue

Germany's Merkel presses China for human rights dialogue
Added 10 days ago
Summary: German Chancellor Angela Merkel pressed China's prime minister Wednesday for broader discussions on human rights issues, telling him that the relationship...
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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Kanye’s Yeezy sneakers fetch a record $1.8M in private sale

Kanye’s Yeezy sneakers fetch a record $1.8M in private sale
Added 10 days ago
Summary: The pair of Kanye West’s ‘Grammy Worn’ Nike Air Yeezy 1 prototype sneakers were put up for sale at Sotheby’s.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Kanye West sneakers fetch record $1.8M at private sale

Kanye West sneakers fetch record $1.8M at private sale
Added 10 days ago
Summary: A pair of prototype Nikes worn by Kanye West during a 2008 performance at the Grammy Awards has shattered the record for a pair of sneakers ever sold
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Kanye West 'Grammy Worn' Nike Air Yeezy 1s Sell for Record $1.8 Million

Kanye West 'Grammy Worn' Nike Air Yeezy 1s Sell for Record $1.8 Million
Added 10 days ago
Summary: Kanye West's sneakers from the 2008 Grammys just sold for a record $1.8 million.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Can Western brands recover from consumer backlash in China?

Can Western brands recover from consumer backlash in China?
Added 10 days ago
Summary: Some foreign companies are facing a boycott in China - they are not the first and won't be the last.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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The End of Kimye’s Wild Ride

The End of Kimye’s Wild Ride
Added 10 days ago
Summary: She thought he was an artistic genius. He wanted to “dip her ass in gold.” And now it’s over.
Sentiment: positive
38 minute read
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Kanye West's Yeezy trainers sell for record $1.8m

Kanye West's Yeezy trainers sell for record $1.8m
Added 10 days ago
Summary: The musician's prototype trainers are the first to fetch more than $1m at auction.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Stocks: $NKE

Trevor Lawrence, expected to be the No. 1 pick in the NFL draft, signs endorsement deal with crypto app Blockfolio

Trevor Lawrence, expected to be the No. 1 pick in the NFL draft, signs endorsement deal with crypto app Blockfolio
Added 11 days ago
Summary: Lawrence accepted his signing bonus from this endorsement deal exclusively in crypto in a mix of bitcoin, ethereum and Solana.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 11 days ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Stocks: $NKE

An offer they can't refuse? Western brands walk fine line in China

An offer they can't refuse? Western brands walk fine line in China
Added 12 days ago
Summary: A consumer boycott and social media storm over Western brands' stance on cotton produced in Xinjiang has left some companies scrambling.
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Yeri Han, Star of the Oscar-Nominated Minari, Shares Her Favorite Things

Yeri Han, Star of the Oscar-Nominated Minari, Shares Her Favorite Things
Added 12 days ago
Summary: Minari actor Yeri Han reveals her favorite Oscar movies, her favorite sneakers, clothes, and more in Glamour's Your Fave's Faves.
Sentiment: positive
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‘Patriots Don’t Stoop Low Like Antifa’: Texas Woman Admits Online that She and Her Husband ‘Fought Cops’ at U.S. Capitol, Feds Say

‘Patriots Don’t Stoop Low Like Antifa’: Texas Woman Admits Online that She and Her Husband ‘Fought Cops’ at U.S. Capitol, Feds Say
Added 12 days ago
Summary: The Department of Justice says that a Forestburg, Texas couple was arrested on Wednesday, April 21 for allegedly assaulting cops who were dispatched to man barricades at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6. Mark Middleton, 52, and Jalise Middleton, 51, made their first appearances in federal court on Thursday in the Lone Star State.
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
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Biden will push allies to act on China forced labor at G7 - adviser

Biden will push allies to act on China forced labor at G7 - adviser
Added 13 days ago
Summary: The United States will urge its Group of Seven allies to increase pressure on China over the use of forced labor in its northwestern Xinjiang province, home to the Muslim Uighur minority, a top White House official said on Friday.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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C.E.O. Pay Remains Stratospheric, Even at Companies Battered by Pandemic

C.E.O. Pay Remains Stratospheric, Even at Companies Battered by Pandemic
Added 13 days ago
Summary: While millions of people struggled to make ends meet, many of the companies hit hardest in 2020 showered their executives with riches.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Commentary: China’s keyboard warriors are not just fighting the world, they fight each other too

Commentary: China’s keyboard warriors are not just fighting the world, they fight each other too
Added 13 days ago
Summary: Nationalist Chinese bloggers resemble militias arguing with one another which is what makes this a more complex battlefield than it appears, says ...
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
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My lockdown smelled like lavender - Experience Magazine

My lockdown smelled like lavender - Experience Magazine
Added 13 days ago
Summary: The scent industry boomed during the pandemic. But for me, calming candles weren’t enough.
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
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Yoda has no time for shoes, but you might for Adidas’ Yoda-themed sneakers

Yoda has no time for shoes, but you might for Adidas’ Yoda-themed sneakers
Added 13 days ago
Summary: Adidas is making a Yoda version of its somewhat eco-friendly “Stan Smith, Forever” sneaker. The shoes will cost $120 and go on sale on May 5th.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Unruly dog crashes Utah high school track meet, clocks blistering 10.5-second 100-meter dash

Unruly dog crashes Utah high school track meet, clocks blistering 10.5-second 100-meter dash
Added 13 days ago
Summary: Holly, a dog from Utah, went viral by crashing a high school track meet, blazing a remarkable 10.5 seconds in the 100-meter dash, a time comparable to some of the country’s top prep sprinters.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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WH Shuns Push for 'Diplomatic Boycott' of Beijing Olympics | RealClearPolitics

WH Shuns Push for 'Diplomatic Boycott' of Beijing Olympics | RealClearPolitics
Added 13 days ago
Summary: The White House is standing by its decision not to pursue a diplomatic boycott of next year’s winter Olympics in Beijing despite new pressure from a human...
Sentiment: negative
14 minute read
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 14 days ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
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5 Shameless Acts Of Product Placement That Backfired Completely

5 Shameless Acts Of Product Placement That Backfired Completely
Added 14 days ago
Summary: Who would have thought the commercialization of art could go wrong?
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Simone Biles and Gap’s Athleta brand will both benefit from her split with Nike

Simone Biles and Gap’s Athleta brand will both benefit from her split with Nike
Added 14 days ago
Summary: Just ahead of the Tokyo Olympics, Gap's Athleta has lured Simone Biles away from Nike.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Does Advanced Shoe Technology Really Improve An Athlete’s Performance?

Does Advanced Shoe Technology Really Improve An Athlete’s Performance?
Added 14 days ago
Summary: Many were skeptical about advanced shoe technology affecting an athlete’s performance when Nike introduced the concept way back in 2017. But it seems that this technology really does affect the performance of athletes, according to a new paper published in Frontiers in Sports and Active Living. The paper found out that advanced shoe technology reduced running t...
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
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The Best Time to Work Out During Ramadan, According to a Trainer

The Best Time to Work Out During Ramadan, According to a Trainer
Added 14 days ago
Summary: Trainer Nesrine Dally says working out between an hour and three hours before iftar is ideal for the month of Ramadan.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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This Basketball Season Is Missing One Thing: Prince

This Basketball Season Is Missing One Thing: Prince
Added 14 days ago
Summary: Five years after his death, let's remember one of the most unique talents ever to be drawn to the game
Sentiment: positive
15 minute read
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New Research Finds Nike Vaporfly Advanced Shoe Technology Reduces Top Race Times for Elite Athletes

New Research Finds Nike Vaporfly Advanced Shoe Technology Reduces Top Race Times for Elite Athletes
Added 15 days ago
Summary: For elite runners competing in long-distance races, every second counts. So when Nike introduced "advanced shoe technology" in 2017, questions arose about whether the new design would significantly affect performances in professional sports. A new paper published in Frontiers in Sports and Active Li
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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New Study Shows American Honey Is Radioactive From Nuclear Bomb Testing

New Study Shows American Honey Is Radioactive From Nuclear Bomb Testing
Added 15 days ago
Summary: Sweet but also potentially deadly.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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America’s poverty rate just reached the highest level since the pandemic began and the spending life of U.S. teens: Chick-fil-A, Nike and bitcoin

America’s poverty rate just reached the highest level since the pandemic began and the spending life of U.S. teens: Chick-fil-A, Nike and bitcoin
Added 17 days ago
Summary: Happy Tuesday MarketWatchers. We’re helping you get better with money in our first-ever money challenge. Look out for a challenge each Monday in April in...
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Wall St headed for lower open as focus turns to tech earnings

Wall St headed for lower open as focus turns to tech earnings
Added 17 days ago
Summary: Futures pointed to a lower open for Wall Street's main indexes on Tuesday as investors banked on results from Netflix and other major technology-related companies this week to sustain the positive start to the earnings season.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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How Beijing silences Chinese voices against oppression - Los Angeles Times

How Beijing silences Chinese voices against oppression  - Los Angeles Times
Added 23 days ago
Summary: The Chinese government uses fear, division and propaganda to suppress discussion on Xinjiang, as it claims that all citizens support its policies.
Sentiment: negative
12 minute read
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Big Corporations Now Deploying Woke Ideology the Way Intelligence Agencies Do: As a Disguise

Big Corporations Now Deploying Woke Ideology the Way Intelligence Agencies Do: As a Disguise
Added 23 days ago
Summary: By draping itself in the finery of political activism, the corporatist class consolidates political power, corrupts democracy and distracts from its real functions.
Sentiment: positive
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Opinion – China’s Wolf Warrior Propaganda Versus Western Criticism in the Xinjiang Cotton Crisis

Opinion – China’s Wolf Warrior Propaganda Versus Western Criticism in the Xinjiang Cotton Crisis
Added 23 days ago
Summary: China reframes criticism into the defaming of China and all Chinese people so it can further legitimate its rule and repressive policies in Xinjiang.
Sentiment: negative
14 minute read
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8 Brands That Went Off-Brand

8 Brands That Went Off-Brand
Added 23 days ago
Summary: Plenty of consumer brands have abandoned their core market to try something new. Sometimes it works, and sometimes you wind up with Bic pantyhose.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
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Consumer boycotts warn of trouble ahead for Western firms in China

Consumer boycotts warn of trouble ahead for Western firms in China
Added a month ago
Summary: Previous spats have blown over, but the split over Xinjiang is both more intractable and more expansive
Sentiment: negative
10 minute read
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Enjin raises $18.9M to launch NFT blockchain on Polkadot

Enjin raises $18.9M to launch NFT blockchain on Polkadot
Added a month ago
Summary: Enjin raised $18.9 million to launch its dedicated non-fungible token (NFT) blockchain on Polkadot as a way to take NFTs to the next level.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
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H&M swings to £92m pre-tax loss in Q1 | News

H&M swings to £92m pre-tax loss in Q1 | News
Added a month ago
Summary: H&M has announced it has swung to a pre-tax loss of SEK 1.1bn (£92m) in its first quarter trading update ending 28 February 2021. As the group continues to be affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, at the most, it saw around 36% of its total number of stores (1,800 stores) temporarily closed. Th ...
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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H&M’s latest statement on Xinjiang cotton is very careful not to mention Xinjiang

H&M’s latest statement on Xinjiang cotton is very careful not to mention Xinjiang
Added a month ago
Summary: Foreign retailers in China risk either further annoying a major consumer market, or appearing not to care greatly about human rights.
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
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Stocks: $NKE

‘$10 million is way too low’: Jon Jones details demands over Ngannou superfight, says ‘I want my payday’

‘$10 million is way too low’: Jon Jones details demands over Ngannou superfight, says ‘I want my payday’
Added a month ago
Summary: Jon Jones has taken to social media to address his money row with UFC president Dana White, asserting that $10 million would not be enough for him to step into the octagon with heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou.
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Enjin raises nearly $19 million to build Polkadot-based NFT blockchain

Enjin raises nearly $19 million to build Polkadot-based NFT blockchain
Added a month ago
Summary: Enjin has raised $18.9 million to build a Polkadot-based blockchain network, dubbed Efinity, especially for NFTs.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Cryptos: $ETH$XRP$DOT

Business Groups Push Back on Tax Increase in Biden Plan: Live Updates

Business Groups Push Back on Tax Increase in Biden Plan: Live Updates
Added a month ago
Summary: Business groups and large corporations reacted negatively on Wednesday to President Biden’s expected proposal to fund his $2 trillion package of infrastructure spending with a substantial increase in corporate taxes.
Sentiment: positive
25 minute read
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10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today
Added a month ago
Summary: Amazon workers' votes are being counted, Gen Z VCs share their NFT buys, and Nike is suing: Here are 10 things in tech you need to know today.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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Uyghurs: Xinjiang cotton ban is self-defeating, China tells H&M

Uyghurs: Xinjiang cotton ban is self-defeating, China tells H&M
Added a month ago
Summary: Western brands are facing Chinese boycotts for expressing concern over the treatment of Uyghurs.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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Stocks: $NKE

Nike went after Satan, but not Jesus

Nike went after Satan, but not Jesus
Added a month ago
Summary: MSCHF's Satan Shoes, made from Nike sneakers, are a follow-up to its 2019 Jesus Shoes.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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Stocks: $NKE

China is boycotting H&M, Nike, and other retailers for speaking out about forced Uyghur labor.

China is boycotting H&M, Nike, and other retailers for speaking out about forced Uyghur labor.
Added a month ago
Summary: H&M spoke out about forced Uyghur labor in Xinjiang months ago. Now, China has started a boycott.
Sentiment: negative
12 minute read
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Consumer boycotts warn of trouble ahead for Western firms in China

Consumer boycotts warn of trouble ahead for Western firms in China
Added a month ago
Summary: Previous spats have blown over, but the split over Xinjiang is both more intractable and more expansive
Sentiment: negative
11 minute read
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China sanctions US, Canadian officials in escalation over Xinjiang

China sanctions US, Canadian officials in escalation over Xinjiang
Added a month ago
Summary: China has announced new sanctions against US and Canadian officials in a growing political and economic feud over its policies in the traditionally Muslim region of Xinjiang.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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Stocks: $NKE

Nike Sues Maker Of "Satan Shoes" That Stoked Boycott Threats

Nike Sues Maker Of "Satan Shoes" That Stoked Boycott Threats
Added a month ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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Cryptos: $XMR

Saving their soles: After suing over ‘Satan Shoes’, here are 5 other times Nike was forced to defend its reputation

Saving their soles: After suing over ‘Satan Shoes’, here are 5 other times Nike was forced to defend its reputation
Added a month ago
Summary: As a multinational sportswear giant that takes a stance on social issues, while also sponsoring athletes and politically-squabbling countries, Nike has often been embroiled in controversy and forced to defend its reputation.
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Hugo Boss branded ‘two-faced’ in China for sending mixed messages on buying cotton from Xinjiang amid forced labor allegations

Hugo Boss branded ‘two-faced’ in China for sending mixed messages on buying cotton from Xinjiang amid forced labor allegations
Added a month ago
Summary: German clothing giant Hugo Boss has been accused of hypocrisy in China after it issued contradictory statements about the allegations of forced labor in Xinjiang which have sparked a boycott of foreign brands.
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Stocks: $NKE

Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang

Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang
Added a month ago
Summary: A group of religious and socially conscious investors and other funds are ramping up pressure on Western companies over alleged human rights ...
Sentiment: negative
9 minute read
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Most companies silent as pressure mounts for workforce data

Most companies silent as pressure mounts for workforce data
Added a month ago
Summary: Just one in five of the world's biggest listed companies disclosed data about their workforce in an annual survey run by a $7 trillion investor coalition, as corporations respond slowly to pressure to be transparent about their social impact.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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How China’s Outrage Machine Kicked Up a Storm Over H&M

How China’s Outrage Machine Kicked Up a Storm Over H&M
Added a month ago
Summary: The Communist Party’s youth wing and official news outlets used grabby memes and hashtags to start a tsunami of nationalist fury over Xinjiang cotton.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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Bitcoin Rewards Program Lolli Gets Its Hands on $5 Million in New Funding - Crypto Press

Added a month ago
Summary: Lolli – a rewards programs that provides shoppers with bitcoin granted they do business at certain retailers – has closed a $5 million funding round. Lolli Has Gotten a Lot of Money The event took place Wednesday of last week as part of a Pre-Series A funding series. It was led by Alexis Ohanian’s venture […]
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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How NFTs are fueling a digital art boom

How NFTs are fueling a digital art boom
Added a month ago
Summary: Christie's sold its first 'purely digital' artwork for $69 million this week, shining a spotlight on non-fungible tokens, or NFTs. Could this blockchain-based technology transform how we buy, sell and value art?
Sentiment: positive
14 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $NKE
Cryptos: $BTC$999

China boycotts Western clothes brands over Xinjiang cotton

China boycotts Western clothes brands over Xinjiang cotton
Added a month ago
Summary: Retailers may be caught between nationalistic Chinese consumers and conscientious ones at home
Sentiment: negative
8 minute read
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Stocks: $NKE

Merkel reverses plan for strict Easter lockdown in Germany

Merkel reverses plan for strict Easter lockdown in Germany
Added a month ago
Summary: In today's Top of the World: Merkel reverses plan for strict Easter lockdown in Germany; China lashes out at major brands for speaking out against Uyghur human rights abuses; Vice President Kamala Harris tapped to tackle mass migration at the US-Mexico border.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
2 people have read this

Exclusive: Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang

Exclusive: Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang
Added a month ago
Summary: A group of religious and socially conscious investors and other funds are ramping up pressure on Western companies over alleged human rights abuses in China's Xinjiang region, highlighting the challenges for brands trying to maintain their business ties amid rising tensions.
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Democracy has seen 500,000 US Covid deaths: China hits back as Biden says Xi Jinping ‘doesn’t have a democratic bone in his body’

Democracy has seen 500,000 US Covid deaths: China hits back as Biden says Xi Jinping ‘doesn’t have a democratic bone in his body’
Added a month ago
Summary: The Chinese foreign ministry has issued a stern rebuke of US President Joe Biden’s criticism of Beijing’s supposed lack of democratic values, claiming a label of democracy is not as important as looking after a country’s people.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Stocks: $NKE

Guide to Sports Investing in 2021 - DailyCoin

Guide to Sports Investing in 2021 - DailyCoin
Added a month ago
Summary: Watched by millions of people across the globe, sports investing is profitable if you know the right strategies to adopt.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$XMM

‘Dropping stone on own foot’: China urges Western brands to avoid politics amid boycott over their rejection of Xinjiang cotton

‘Dropping stone on own foot’: China urges Western brands to avoid politics amid boycott over their rejection of Xinjiang cotton
Added a month ago
Summary: China has warned Western companies against delving into politics, telling them to avoid making remarks about the alleged use of forced labor in Xinjiang’s cotton industry, as multiple companies face backlash and consumer boycotts.
2 people have read this
Stocks: $NKE

Nike denies involvement in ‘Satan Shoes’, but critics can't help but keep noticing the SWOOSH on the sides

Nike denies involvement in ‘Satan Shoes’, but critics can't help but keep noticing the SWOOSH on the sides
Added a month ago
Summary: Nike has taken steps to distance itself from the blood-injected ‘Satan Shoes’ promoted by rapper Lil Nas X, saying it didn't make or endorse the product, but skeptics were more swayed by the iconic Swoosh logo on the sneakers.
4 people have read this
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Nike SUES Brooklyn company over ‘Satan Shoes’ in bid to salvage brand from critics

Nike SUES Brooklyn company over ‘Satan Shoes’ in bid to salvage brand from critics
Added a month ago
Summary: Lawyers for Nike have filed a trademark infringement lawsuit in a US federal court against the Brooklyn-based company MSCHF, after backlash over the controversial ‘Satan Shoes’ made using its design – which have already sold out.
2 people have read this
Stocks: $NKE

China sanctions UK officials and entities for ‘maliciously’ spreading ‘disinformation’ about Uighur Muslims

China sanctions UK officials and entities for ‘maliciously’ spreading ‘disinformation’ about Uighur Muslims
Added a month ago
Summary: Beijing’s Foreign Ministry announced sanctions against nine people and four entities on Friday for “maliciously” spreading “disinformation” about Xinjiang, where China is accused of human rights abuses against Uighur Muslims.
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Stocks: $NKE

UFC star Jon Jones vows to BURN Nike gear amid ‘Satan Shoes’ row… before learning company wasn’t behind scandal

UFC star Jon Jones vows to BURN Nike gear amid ‘Satan Shoes’ row… before learning company wasn’t behind scandal
Added a month ago
Summary: UFC light-heavyweight legend Jon Jones reacted to the Nike ‘Satan Shoes’ row by pledging he would torch any sneakers he owned by the company – before repenting after learning Nike wasn’t behind the scandal after all.
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Stocks: $NKE

A Fox News weatherman corrected host Pete Hegseth about the origin of Lil Nas X's satan-themed shoes

A Fox News weatherman corrected host Pete Hegseth about the origin of Lil Nas X's satan-themed shoes
Added a month ago
Summary: "Fox & Friends" host Pete Hegseth condemned Nike for the shoes, but MSCHF, a novelty merch company, is actually behind the modified Air Max 97's.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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Stocks: $NKE

‘Do you know what’s more exclusive? God-given soul:’ South Dakota governor spars with rapper Lil Nas X over ‘Satan’ shoes

‘Do you know what’s more exclusive? God-given soul:’ South Dakota governor spars with rapper Lil Nas X over ‘Satan’ shoes
Added a month ago
Summary: Pouring gasoline on the debate over the ‘Satan’ sneakers, South Dakota Republican Governor Kristi Noem blasted the product, and went on to cite the Bible in a war of words with the rapper behind the devil-themed shoe.
3 people have read this
Stocks: $NKE

Exclusive: Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang

Exclusive: Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang
Added a month ago
Summary: Exclusive: Investors press companies on human rights in Xinjiang
Sentiment: negative
9 minute read
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Cryptos: $FSN

Chinese celebrities rush to defend Beijing's Xinjiang policy by cutting ties with international brands

Chinese celebrities rush to defend Beijing's Xinjiang policy by cutting ties with international brands
Added a month ago
Summary: Due to China's tight restrictions on free speech, most of the country's stars have been outwardly apolitical by default. But as China embraces a new wave of apparent nationalism -- promoted by the ruling Communist Party and amplified by state media -- it seems staying silent is no longer a viable option.
Sentiment: negative
12 minute read
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Stocks: $NKE

What Your T-Shirt Says About You

What Your T-Shirt Says About You
Added 2 months ago
Summary: How merch became a staple of the pandemic
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Rapper Guvna B is guided by God

Rapper Guvna B is guided by God
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Not only is Guvna B not a gangsta rapper but he never got caught up in drug-fuelled gang warfare. He speaks to Andy Martin
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Stocks: $NKE

Sweatpants and a focus on women: Adidas wants to pass Nike in the long term with this growth strategy

Sweatpants and a focus on women: Adidas wants to pass Nike in the long term with this growth strategy
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The German sporting goods manufacturer has presented its mixed figures for the fourth quarter of 2020. 2021 should be better.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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Beeple NFT Now World’s 3rd Most Expensive Auctioned Piece by Living Artist | Crypto Briefing

Beeple NFT Now World’s 3rd Most Expensive Auctioned Piece by Living Artist | Crypto Briefing
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Digital art superstar: Beeple’s “Everydays: The First 5,000 Days” has sold for $69.34 million in a landmark moment for the NFT space.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $ETH$VINCI

Nike and Adidas are locked in a digital arms race

Nike and Adidas are locked in a digital arms race
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The fierce rivals are investing heavily in their digital capabilities, from how they design sneakers to how they manufacture them and ultimately how they sell them.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $NKE

Olympic champion Klete Keller pleads not guilty to charges over US Capitol riot

Olympic champion Klete Keller pleads not guilty to charges over US Capitol riot
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Olympic swimming champion Klete Keller has pleaded not guilty to seven charges over the invasion of the US Capitol by a pro-Donald Trump mob
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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Stocks: $NKE

FBI releases new video after bombs left at RNC, DNC offices

FBI releases new video after bombs left at RNC, DNC offices
Added 2 months ago
Summary: WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI has released new video showing someone placing two pipe bombs outside the offices of the Republican and Democratic national committees the night before the Jan. 6 riot at...
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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Stocks: $NKE

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 2 months ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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Stocks: $NKE

Defensive sectors, Adidas lift European stocks; cyclicals fall

Defensive sectors, Adidas lift European stocks; cyclicals fall
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Europe's main index hovered near pre-pandemic highs on Wednesday, as a rise in shares of Adidas after an upbeat sales forecast and gains in telecoms and healthcare stocks outweighed losses in the mining and travel sectors.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Hopping mad: US campaign to ban kangaroo imports gains bipartisan support

Hopping mad: US campaign to ban kangaroo imports gains bipartisan support
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Australian officials have had to counter commonly-held views, including that kangaroo harvesters are targeting a “cute and cuddly” endangered species.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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Stocks: $NKE

The anti-monarchy movement is having a moment right now. You know why

The anti-monarchy movement is having a moment right now. You know why
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Anti-monarchists say the unsavory details revealed in a sit-down interview on Sunday underscore why the monarchy should be done away with.
Sentiment: positive
32 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $VIEW

Inside Jeff Bezos’s failed attempt to make Amazon “cool” like Apple and Nike

Inside Jeff Bezos’s failed attempt to make Amazon “cool” like Apple and Nike
Added 2 months ago
Summary: We talked to more than a dozen designers, many of whom worked with Bezos on Amazon’s most important products, as he steps down as CEO.
Sentiment: positive
38 minute read
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Cryptos: $DASH

NFTs, explained: what they are, and why they’re suddenly worth millions

NFTs, explained: what they are, and why they’re suddenly worth millions
Added 2 months ago
Summary: NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, have been A Thing for a while now, but what is an NFT? A couple of high-profile stories have made us stop and go “Hey... what exactly are these things?” And you may have had the same question.
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $ETH$RARI$YNK

The Absurd Nike Scandal That Has Sneakerheads Losing Their Minds

The Absurd Nike Scandal That Has Sneakerheads Losing Their Minds
Added 2 months ago
Summary: A tale of “insider trading,” but sneakers.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
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12 best women’s running shoes that go the distance

12 best women’s running shoes that go the distance
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Get your steps up and heart racing in our best women’s running shoes. We tried and tested the best running trainers whether you’re a jogger, racer or beginner
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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12 best women’s running shoes that go the distance

12 best women’s running shoes that go the distance
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Get your steps up and heart racing in our best women’s running shoes. We tried and tested the best running trainers whether you’re a jogger, racer or beginner
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
4 people have read this

Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: Zoom Video, Novavax, Nio & more

Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: Zoom Video, Novavax, Nio & more
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The stocks making the biggest moves in premarket trading include Zoom Video, Novavax, Nio, and more.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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Your grandpa's walking shoes are the latest millennial and Gen Z status symbol

Your grandpa's walking shoes are the latest millennial and Gen Z status symbol
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Keen's Uneek and Merrell's Jungle Moc are the new Birkenstocks and No. 6 Clogs — all examples of "ugly fashion." What's new is the WFH mindset.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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