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Friday, March 27, 2015 at 3:40pm
A pinnacle NYC sport icon, Patrick Aloysius Ewing Sr. was renowned for his fierce competitiveness, swift agility and devoted camaraderie during his 15-year tenure as the starting center of the New York Knicks. After being traded to the Seattle Supersonics before the start of... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 3:00pm
Good news for budding illustrators and graphic designers out there, as the tech whizz-kids at Ten 1 have created a new device allowing you to use your MacBook’s trackpad as a graphics tablet. Harnessing the power of Apple’s touchpad, Inklet offers highly responsive touch... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 2:55pm
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Friday, March 27, 2015 at 2:20pm
Nike present their size? exclusive new Air Pegasus ’89 Premium. The two-piece sneaker pack sees the Air Pegasus ’89 given a full suede upper, with one pair in teal with perforated detailing to the toe and side panels, and a grey surround to the heel and Swoosh. The second pair... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 2:01pm
Stocks regained ground today amid remarks from the Federal Reserve that interest rates would not increase fast and furiously, but be done in a more “gradual” way. As a result, the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 0.2 percent to close at 17,712.66 while the S&P 500 gained... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 1:45pm
Justice, the 1,000-unit tween division of Ascena Retail Group Inc., has named Brian Lynch president. Lynch, formerly president of Ann Taylor at Ann Inc., will be challenged to reverse the declining sales trends at Justice. Markdowns and a sales decline at Justice were at the... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 1:40pm
SBTRKT has kept mum since his 2014 LP Wonder Where We Land, but the masked British producer has just released a new instrumental-heavy song, “FLAREtWO,” to his Soundcloud page. His first track of the year features frenetic percussion and incisive synth solos that work in... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 1:00pm
New Balance‘s retro 999 runner gets brought into the 21st century via a crisp all-white colorway. Appropriately dubbed “Whiteout,” the sneaker’s highly supportive ABZORB sole unit is accompanied by perforated leather paneling, in a stark monochrome palette. Head over to... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 12:20pm
Nike‘s Ultra Moire modification of their Air Max 1 silhouette gives them the platform to release even more iterations of the sneaker, and here’s another one. The latest version from the Swoosh offers additional breathability thanks to its perforated upper, while the sole is... read more
Friday, March 27, 2015 at 11:54am
Barcelona-based fashion company Desigual is in mourning this week after losing two employees when Germanwings flight 9525 crashed in the French Alps on Tuesday. Robert Oliver Calvo was one of three Americans killed in the crash. He was on the flight from Barcelona to Düsseldorf... read more

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