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Bits & Bytes | Echo Look Partners With Vogue and GQ, Can an App Launch Fashion's #MeToo?

Echo Look to Dole out Fashion Advice from Vogue and GQ(TechCrunch)“Condé Nast’s Vogue and GQ are now working with Amazon to insert fashion recommendations into the companion app for Echo Look users, some of which will be shoppable. This is the first time that Amazon’s Echo Look has partnered with publications to add content to the Echo Look’… The Business ...

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Meet Fashion's First Computer-Generated Influencer

LOS ANGELES, United States — Miquela Sousa, better known by her Instagram handle @lilmiquela, appears to be your run-of-the-mill influencer. The 19-year-old, Los Angeles-based, Brazilian/Spanish model and musician fills her Instagram feed with an endless stream of “outfit-of-the-day” shots, featuring Chanel,

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Why the Fall of Harvey Weinstein Signals the End of Fashion's 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Practices

NEW YORK, United States — Like fashion, finance or any other industry driven — at least in part — by the quest for status and power, entertainment has its fair share of secret deals and unsavoury behaviour. For nearly three decades, film producer and studio executive Harvey Weinstein’s inappropriate advances towards women were widely known but never publicly reported as ...

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Can an Awards Show Solve Fashion's Sustainability Challenge?

MILAN, Italy — Second only to oil, fashion is one of the world’s most polluting industries. Practically every stage in the life cycle of clothing has negative implications for our planet. And if the world’s population rises to 8.5 billion people by 2030, as expected by the United Nations, overall apparel consumption will rise by 63 percent, from 62 million ...

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