Category Archives: Lifestyle

02Dec/21

The Welfare of Water Use in Sub-Saharan African Communities

With the hope of improving drinking water conditions in African communities, Waterdrop has made a 3-year commitment to support The Water Project’s (TWP) western Kenya program. This partnership will provide aid to rural communities and schools suffering from a lack of access to clean water through new and rehabilitated wells, protected springs, and rainwater tanks. Continue reading

02Dec/21

Africa’s #1 Hair Extensions Brand Makes U.S. Debut with Darling Brand Ambassador Teyana Taylor

Darling, the number one hair extensions brand out of Africa focused on textured hair needs of Black women, is excited to announce today their U.S. market launch and debut partnership with music sensation, Teyana Taylor. Darling specializes in the elevation of beauty and illumination of confidence, helping women to own their power with the reassurance of great hair. Continue reading

30Nov/21

Leading Beer Brand, Corona, Announces Plans For A Natural Island Destination That Celebrates Its 100% Natural Ingredients

Today, Corona announced Corona Island, a unique destination for visitors to disconnect from the everyday and reconnect with the natural world. Slated to open in late Spring 2022 in the heart of the Caribbean Sea, Corona Island will be a magical destination centered around sustainability and is striving to become “Blue Verified” by Oceanic Global as part of the international NGO’s rigorous Blue Standard program. Continue reading

29Nov/21

Small, Minimal and Geometric: Prinker Reveals Body Art Design Trends for 2022

Trying out the latest tattoo designs has never been easier or more risk-free with the help of Prinker, the inventor of the world’s first digital temporary tattoo device. With the purchase of a single Prinker, users can print on temporary tattoos within seconds, choosing from more than 8,000 designs curated by Prinker, its users, as well as tattoo artists across 60 countries. Prinker is a member company of the Born2Global Centre. Continue reading

Food for thought

“In Google’s early days, around this time every year, a group of us would run to Costco and buy supplies to take to Bay Area food banks and pantries. It was a grassroots effort that was scrappy and meaningful — and it introduced a lot of Googlers to how rewarding giving back can be,” says Philipp Schindler, Google’s Chief Business Officer. “It made me want to learn what more we could do to have an even bigger impact.” So, with help from organizations like WhyHunger and Hunger Free America — and various Google teams — we launched new tools to help people find food support near them. Continue reading

OneUnited Bank to Purchase NFT to Honor Legacy of Josephine Baker

OneUnited Bank, the largest Black owned bank in America, is sponsoring Le Art Noir on December 2, 2021 and will purchase the first From Paris with Love non-fungible token (NFT) created by internationally acclaimed artist Addonis Parker, which pays tribute to renowned entertainer and civil rights activist Josephine Baker. The From Paris With Love NFT collection will premiere at the Le Art Noir event during Miami’s Art Basel week. Continue reading

22Nov/21

Fashion can become 80% circular through pre-competitive collaboration to scale textile recycling

In the aftermath of COP26, Global Fashion Agenda (GFA) , the leading non-profit for industry collaboration on sustainability in fashion has published Scaling Circularity – a new report which reveals the opportunities and investment required to scale circular fashion systems. Continue reading

16Nov/21

Herman Miller Unveils New Seating Collection with Designer Michael Anastassiades

Today, Herman Miller, the global leader in innovative design and furnishing solutions, formally announced a new seating collection with celebrated designer Michael Anastassiades—Comma. Built on the pillars of modesty and minimalism, Michael’s new Comma Seating showcases the power of simplicity. Continue reading

14Nov/21

Patek Philippe ‘Nautilus’ Timepiece Makes Groundbreaking History With First-Ever NFT

The luxury watchmaking brand, Patek Philippe, renowned for its rare craftsmanship, is being thrust into the digital world with the first ever NFT of a watch from the brand. The rare and now discontinued ‘Nautilus’ time piece is now embodied in an NFT, created by a private owner of the watch in the Middle East and will be auctioned off on the SM-ART platform over a 3-day period from mid November. Continue reading