The long-running Unsung Heroes series here on Makeup and Beauty Blog features some of my all-time favorite permanent collection products. I know what you’re probably thinking (probably). “Karen, duuuuuuude! How is it humanly possible to get excited about something as basic as another black pencil eyeliner, let alone one that costs $32!?” GIRL, trust. Show More Summary
The post, Six point Brewing Jammer, first appeared on The Barley Blog. As with many of Sixpoint’s products, the description of Jammer is not, shall we say, all that informative. I do know that this 4.2% ABV brew is a gose — beyond that, your guess is as good as mine. Show More Summary
When Parrot unveiled its new CarPlay-compatible infotainment system the RNB6 at CES, it promised pricing and availability later in the year. The company now appears to have had a change of heart, updating its blog post to say that it now has no plans to offer it as an aftermarket upgrade, and will be selling […]
Douglas Smythe, the cartoonish mascot and spokesperson of Phoenix Artisan Accoutrements, purveyor of men's grooming products. Douglas Smythe is a busy bee. When not exploring the world of men’s grooming on his blog, HowToGrowAMoustache.com, or hosting two podcasts and a YouTube channel on the subject, the ever-enthusiastic Smythe is creating aftershaves, [...]
Yahoo just announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire style-focused community Polyvore. In a blog post about the deal, Yahoo’s senior vice president of publisher products Simon Khalaf highlighted “Polyvore’s expertise on community-driven experiences and retailer-supported commerce” and wrote that the deal “will accelerate Yahoo’s digital… Read More
Lens maker Zeiss has written a blog post about its relationships with other manufacturers - specifically its partnership with Sony. The post sheds some light on exactly what that little blue logo on your lens can mean. The blog postShow More Summary
Some people want something different. Some people don’t worry about the should I? and only care about the can I?. One of those people – who blogs by the name “The Hebrew Hammer” – created the SIGalil, the product of two happy coincidences. Show More Summary
Valued reader and friend of the blog, KithKanan passed along an interesting product offering from Anthem for the Colorado small business market. Below is the core pitch of the product for brokers who are trying to sell to small (2-100 covered lives) business groups. What does all of that mean? Mechanically, the Anthem plan is [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
Summary: With the rise of social media, there are more opportunities for a flack to promote a brand or product for external or internal clients. With those opportunities also come more challenges, and sometimes, more questions. It almost goes without comment that a well-written blog is necessary for any successful PR or marketing communications campaign.
"Games as a service" usually refers to "regular updates and a continuous production throughout the entire product life. I believe that 'service' is a much more extensive concept."...
Conan O'Brien, his production company and TBS are being targeted in a lawsuit claiming the talk show host's jokes were stolen from a man's Twitter account and blog. In a lawsuit filed in California on July 22, comedy writer Robert Kaseberg claims that "Conan" allegedly violated copyright on four of his jokes between January and June of 2015. Show More Summary
Analysts Or PR ? You’re an innovative and growing startup, I get that. You’ve got a fab new product or service that’s going drive dramatic benefits for enterprise customers, I get that. You’ve even got a blog to push out great customer stories now and then, I get that too. But how do [...]
This guest post is adapted from Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products by Nir Eyal. Nir blogs about the psychology of products at NirAndFar.com. Type the name of almost any successful consumer web company into your search bar and add … Read More
Google announced today that it made the decision to untie the bond between its social networking service Google+ and YouTube. In addition, Bradley Horowitz, VP of Streams, Photo and Sharing mentioned on the official Google Blog thatShow More Summary
Japanese blog Macotakara, which often publishes accurate information about unreleased Apple products and company news, today claims to have some reliable information on the yet-to-be-announced, upcoming iPad mini 4. Today’s report claims that the iPad mini 4 will look a lot like a smaller version of the current iPad Air 2. That’s not saying a whole […]
Dear Home-Ec 101, I came across your blog via Stumbleupon… I thought you would be the right person to ask this question… In a lot of homemade cleaning products people use vinegar as a component. I get only the synthetic vinegar here in India. Show More Summary
It was a fairly slow news day yesterday. So, today we lead off with a post on the Chromium blog, announced the integration of the physical web into Chrome for iOS. Algorithmia talks about mining Product Hunt and detecting voting rings. Collin Mulliner talks about how the Hacking Team used open source software that he […]
John Temple, president of audience and products at First Look Media, is leaving the company, he announced on First Look Media’s blog Wednesday. “The time has come for me to leave First Look,” Temple wrote. “The company has reached aShow More Summary
Submitted by Gail Tverberg via Our Finite World blog, Why are commodity prices, including oil prices, lagging? Ultimately, it comes back to the question, “Why isn’t the world economy making very many of the end products that use these...Show More Summary
This week has been exciting and busy, and I feel like I’m almost experiencing a full circle moment in my blogging career. In 2013, I wrote a blog post about Black Beauty History, focusing on these products of yore — click here to check that out. Show More Summary