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  1. Beach woman designs street-style activewear that captures the spirit of MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Miami Herald

    Going to the gym is a daily habit for Crystal Ram, but she couldn't find activewear that incorporated Miami's unique details or electric hues - so she decided to create her own. Habit Activ is the brainchild of the Miami Beach fashion designer, who once created a dress for the Barbie Fashionistas doll collection.


  2. Batman V. Superman: Barbie Superman Doll Revealed and Pre-Orders For...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Daily SuperHero

    A few days ago, Mattel revealed their Batman and Wonder Woman Barbie dolls for BATMAN V. SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE . But Superman wasn't revealed... until now.


  3. Barbie for PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Psychology Today

    The problem with presidential elections is that they stop us from seeing what's really going on in our culture. Obsessed with the latest wins and losses, the latest political punditry, we stop keeping our eye on the ball and get distracted by the spectacle of corporate-funded rituals of "democracy."


  4. Dad Bod Ken Makes a Case for Male Doll DiversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Details

    Despite reports that more post-millennial boys are playing with Barbie and that's A-OK , is it not every impressionable male's god-given right to see himself reflected in a plastic doll? When Mattel unveiled its more body-diverse line of Barbies earlier this week, Twitter asked. And thanks to ecommerce site Lyst, we have received.


  5. Curvy Barbie spawns - Hijarbie' and curvy Ken dollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 |

    Mattel announced a curvier version of the Barbie. Some on social media have reacted with other suggestions: a curvier Ken doll and one sporting a hijab called "Hijarbie" Barbies wearing hijabs have gained attention online after Mattel announced a line of curvier Barbies.


  6. Fresh Intelligence: Zika Spreads Through Sex, Amazon's Non-Digital Bookstores, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | New York Magazine

    ... everywhere? [ CNN ] Barbie Earns That Dream House Barbie is back. Mattel's stock jumped 14 percent yesterday after the toy company reported its first holiday sales increases in four years. The success is at least partially to blame on a new line of ...


  7. Stocks slammed as oil prices slideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Reuters

    U.S. stocks closed sharply lower on Tuesday, driven by a five percent drop in oil prices. Leah Duncan reports.


  8. Link About It: AHAlife Has Acquired Online Marketplace BezarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Cool Hunting

    Bezar, the online design marketplace created by former co-founder Bradford Shellhammer, has been acquired by AHAlife, a global luxury retailer. The two brands are similar in spirit and both work to expose independent designs to online shoppers.


  9. Link About It: The Innovations Making Africa a Leader in Off-Grid SolarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Cool Hunting

    In Africa, roughly 600 million people live without electricity. This glaring lack in gridded power has attracted the attention of various outside companies, many of which to look to the continent to test cutting-edge technical innovations.


  10. Nobody puts Barbie in a corner. Mattel soarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... and Mater continue to be extremely popular with young tykes. Mattel has a deal with Disney/Pixar for products tied to "Toy Story 4" as well. That movie comes out in the summer of 2018. Mattel has a chance to impress investors even more in the coming ...


  11. Link About It: How Netflix and Amazon are Transforming SundanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Cool Hunting

    After this year's Sundance Film Festival, it became evident how tech giants like Amazon and Netflix could completely change the industry of filmmaking. Both companies poured a combined $30 million into picking up films from the festival for their streaming services-significantly more than traditional distributors were willing to dish out.


  12. Barbie Doll Releases New Line Featuring Variety Of DollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The famous doll company Barbie has started a new campaign about their new 2016 Barbie Fashionistas line. These dolls are to represent the "evolution" of Barbie.


  13. Link About It: A New Museum Opens in Cambodia, Created in North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Cool Hunting

    In Siem Reap, Cambodia, a new museum, called the Angkor Panorama Museum recently opened. It features dizzying displays of grandiose artworks, including a 360-degree painted mural of a 12th-century Angkorian battle.


  14. Link About It: Marvin Minsky, Artificial Intelligence Pioneer, Has DiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Cool Hunting

    Marvin Minksy, a pioneer in artificial intelligence and one of the first people to begin imparting common-sense reasoning to computers, died on Sunday at the age of 88. A true innovator of the now-booming industry, he's described as "one of the very few people in computing whose visions and perspectives liberated the computer from being a glorified adding machine to start to realize its destiny as one of the most powerful amplifiers for human endeavors in history" by Alan Kay, a computer scientist and a friend of Minsky's. There's no doubt his contributions to AI will be felt for decades to come.


  15. Mattel missing the boat on BarbieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | O-R Online

    Dave Molter is a freelance writer and former Golden Quill and Keystone Press Awards winner.


  16. Super Bowl ads hope to inspireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Super Bowl ads hope to inspire Companies are spending big money during the Super Bowl in the hopes of inspiring consumers. Check out this story on During the fourth quarter's 2-minute warning, SunTrust's commercial, "Hold Your Breath," will air and kick off the company's new Onward and Upward movement or "OnUp."


  17. Enraged' Rob Kardashian Vows To Sue His Big Sister KimRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Greenwich Citizen

    Rob Kardashian is fed up and furious with his family! As if dating Blac Chyna were not enough revenge, has learned he's vowed to "sue the a** off" his big sister Kim Kardashian following her latest cruel public comments about his weight. As Radar reported, in a recent episode of KUWTK Kim told family members that Rob's tattoo of his ex-girlfriend Rita Ora looked drastically different after he gained 100 pounds.


  18. IoT and Hello Barbie | @ThingsExpo #IoT #M2M #API #InternetOfThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | WebSphere Journal

    Hello Barbiea ! is an IoT-enabled Barbie Doll with blonde hair, blue eyes and a built-in surveillance system. She's not the first of her kind , but here's what you should know about bringing it, or any connected device, into your home.


  19. Someone gave Ken dolls a more realistic makeover - with dad bod and allRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Mashable

    When Mattel released its new line of diverse Barbie dolls earlier this week, Internet users demanded a series of equally realistic Ken dolls. Men need to celebrate body diversity too, right? For those who were adamant about Ken dolls with dad bods, your plastic prayers have been answered - just not by Mattel.


  20. Fitch Downgrades Mattel's IDR to 'BBB+'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Business Wire

    ... revenues based on historical performance. Mattel is one of the largest manufacturers and marketers in the traditional toy industry globally with more than $5.7 billion in net revenues in 2015 and approximately 41% of revenues generated outside the ...