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Adama Paris to fashion industry: ‘Stop discrimination, black is beautiful’ – CNN

Sunday, March 30, 2014

.cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:#004276;outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Senegalese fashion designer Adama Amanda Ndiaye is better known by the name of her world renowned label, Adama Paris. The talented designer’s clothes are sold in stores from New York and London to Tokyo and Paris. Twelve years ago, Paris launched Dakar Fashion Week, attracting international audiences to the Senegalese capital. For five…

Christina Hendricks Reveals ‘The Worst Crime In Fashion We’ve Ever Had’ To … – Huffington Post

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Now this is how you do sexy. Christina Hendricks is widely praised for her role as Joan Holloway on “Mad Men,” but along the way she has become a style icon in her own right, demonstrating the proper way to accentuate curves and serving as a role model for real women everywhere. Now, in an interview and film with The Edit, Net-A-Porter’s weekly magazine, the actress plays up both her…

A Model Meal: Karlie Kloss’ Avocado Flatbread – PEOPLE Great Ideas

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Courtesy Karlie Kloss With rumors of a pending avocado shortage looming, we’re craving the creamy green fruit more than ever. Luckily a “guacapocalypse” is a long shot, so we’ll be making plenty of the avocado-topped flatbread that supermodel Karlie Kloss recently posted to Instagram. “Snack attack! I love adding avocado and chili flakes to any dish,” she wrote. We agree! And so do some other stunning starlets: Avocado toast is also a favorite snack…

Taylor Swift Dating News: Obsessed with Karlie Kloss; Stalker Dead Family … – Classicalite

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Taylor Swift doesn’t have much going on in her dating life, since getting dumped by Snapchat mogul Evan Spiegel, unless you count her reportedly crazy intense obsession with 21-year-old Vitoria’s Secret runway model Karlie Kloss. In related news, Taye Taye’s allegedly cray cray stalker Timothy Sweet has been ordered to stay away from her family earlier this month, after making comments that they might end up dead. Taylor Swift…

Alessandra Ambrosio chops off her flowing locks in favour of a shorter ‘do – Daily Mail

Sunday, March 30, 2014

By Iona Kirby PUBLISHED: 14:56 EST, 29 March 2014 | UPDATED: 14:56 EST, 29 March 2014 As a Victoria’s Secret Angel, Alessandra Ambrosio is famed for her sensational figure. But the model is also well-known for her long and sexy brunette locks. However it seems Alessandra was in the mood for a fresh start as she was getting a haircut on Saturday morning. New look: Alessandra Ambrosio shared a photo…

J.Crew’s Jenna Lyons holds her own beside sleek supermodel Karlie Kloss at … – Daily Mail

Sunday, March 30, 2014

By Danielle Gusmaroli PUBLISHED: 09:05 EST, 27 March 2014 | UPDATED: 12:45 EST, 27 March 2014 She’s the creative director for popular clothing brand J.Crew and on Wednesday Jenna Lyons encapsulated everything the brand stands for when she paraded her own unique style. The 44-year-old president of the American retailer took centrestage in her signature thick-rimmed glasses and mix-and-match preppy attire that has helped skyrocket the brand to international fashion…

Globe staff members win national journalism awards – Boston Globe

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Boston Globe staff members were recognized with 20 National Headliner Awards last week, winning top marks — including seven first-place awards — in more categories than any other newspaper in the 80th annual contest honoring excellence in journalism. “We’re deeply gratified not only at the number of commendations, but the broad range — from breaking news reporting to column writing to sports commentary to photography and videography,” said Brian McGrory,…

Dr. Paul Offit: ‘Journalism Jail’ For False Equivalence In Medical Reporting – Forbes

Sunday, March 30, 2014

DENVER, CO – Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia chief of infectious diseases, pediatrician, vaccine developer and author, Dr. Paul W. Offit, called on broadcast and print reporters to avoid the “he-said, she-said reporting” that perpetuates false controversies in science and medicine. Offit’s comments came today in his keynote address at Health Journalism 2014, this year’s annual meeting of the Association for Health Care Journalists. In his discussion of some continued–and faulty–reporting…

Adama Paris to fashion industry: ‘Stop discrimination, black is beautiful’ – CNN

Sunday, March 30, 2014

.cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:#004276;outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Senegalese fashion designer Adama Amanda Ndiaye is better known by the name of her world renowned label, Adama Paris. The talented designer’s clothes are sold in stores from New York and London to Tokyo and Paris. Twelve years ago, Paris launched Dakar Fashion Week, attracting international audiences to the Senegalese capital. For five…

Christina Hendricks Reveals ‘The Worst Crime In Fashion We’ve Ever Had’ To … – Huffington Post

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Now this is how you do sexy. Christina Hendricks is widely praised for her role as Joan Holloway on “Mad Men,” but along the way she has become a style icon in her own right, demonstrating the proper way to accentuate curves and serving as a role model for real women everywhere. Now, in an interview and film with The Edit, Net-A-Porter’s weekly magazine, the actress plays up both her…

Apple iPhone 6 Rumors: Japan Display Develops 5.5-Inch Quad HD Display … – International Business Times

Saturday, March 29, 2014

On Thursday, Japan Display Inc. (TYO:6740), a major supplier of iPhone display, announced that it had developed a new 5.5-inch-wide Quad HD, or WQHD, display with a resolution of 1,440 x 2,560 pixels (538 ppi) for “leading-edge smartphones.” And, according to a report from CNET, there is a chance that the new display could make its way to the upcoming iPhone 6. Tokyo-based business publication Nikkei reported on Friday that…

Hands-on with the uNu Aero wireless charging system for Apple iPhone 5s – ZDNet

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Summary: Wireless charging is a convenient way to keep your smartphone charged up. The uNu Aero system adds wireless charging along with an extra capacity battery pack. By Matthew Miller for Smartphones and Cell Phones | March 29, 2014 — 14:18 GMT (07:18 PDT) Follow @palmsolo Previous | Next Image 1 of 12 uNu Aero retail package I am a fan of wireless charging on your smartphone…

Will NASCAR fans embrace new star Kyle Larson? – SportingNews.com

Saturday, March 29, 2014

For some, Kyle Larson may have taken the NASCAR world by storm last week. For others, his first career Nationwide Series win and runner-up finish in the Sprint Cup race at California the following day was not much of a surprise at all. Many saw it coming. It was merely the anticipated coming-out party for NASCAR’s next big star. The question now is: What’s next? Will the rookie phenom go…

Nikon’s latest mainstream DSLR hits the sweet spot – USA TODAY

Saturday, March 29, 2014

The Nikon D5300 DSLR.(Photo: Reviewed.com / Chris Thomas) Story Highlights High-quality 24-megapixel sensor delivers sharp shots Excellent video quality in both bright and dim light Disappointing automatic white balance performance Brands as big as Nikon have sometimes been known to rest on name recognition, pumping out new cameras that do little to improve on those that came before. But in the case of the new D5300 DSLR (MSRP $799.95), that…

CMS $19M safety plan includes cameras, other upgrades – Charlotte Observer

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Jeremy Batchelor became principal of James Martin Middle School in December 2012, just three days after a gunman killed 26 children and teachers at Sandy Hook Elementary School. So he was understandably eager when Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools offered to add security cameras and a buzz-in entry system to the northeast Charlotte school. Martin Middle School was a pioneer. In March 2013, CMS and Mecklenburg County commissioners approved $19 million to boost…

Acer Aspire E1 472G-6844: a budget laptop that sneaks in some extra graphics – CNET (blog)

Saturday, March 29, 2014

First Look: Acer Aspire E1 472G-6844: a budget laptop that sneaks in some extra graphics 2:11 / March 28, 2014 For under $600, this Acer Aspire E1 laptop has some entry-level Nvidia graphics that offer a boost, but you’ve got to put up with uninspiring design to get to the benefits underneath.

#AskJeffTech: Chromebooks vs. laptops? – USA TODAY

Saturday, March 29, 2014

A Google Chromebook from HP, the HP Chromebook 14, sells for $299(Photo: Jefferson Graham) LOS ANGELES — Jay from Matthews, N.C., asks: Are “the Google Chromebooks worth it? Can they replace a laptop?” Short answer: Certainly. Long answer: Well, there’s a learning curve involved, but you do get a computer for unheard of prices — as low as $199 to $299. But there’s a catch: You pretty much have to…

Total of GM Vehicle Recalls in 2014 Hits 4.8 Million – New York Times

Saturday, March 29, 2014

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