makeup

makeup

How VMWare will structure its new semi-autonomous cloud unit

Conservative Writer Has Become A Hero After Swiping Woman's Cell Phone In Theater And Throwing It Across The Room

www.businessinsider.com
National Review columnist Kevin Williamson is so fed up with people using their cell phones during the theater-going experience that he physically removed a woman's phone from her hands and threw it across a New York theater. Here's how it all went down. The play was high brow --"Natasha, Pierre,...
Conservative Writer Has Become A Hero After Swiping Woman's Cell Phone In Theater And Throwing It Across The Room

I Use Wikipedia More Than Makeup (How To Donate During The Off Season)

techcrunch.com
I just donated $40 to Wikipedia, because I promised myself I would every time I poked fun at its Holiday donation drive and then just never got around to it. Did you know that you could actually donate during the off-season (Via the covert “Donate to Wikipedia” link at the far...
I Use Wikipedia More Than Makeup (How To Donate During The Off Season)

Companies are on the hunt for superfans

tech.fortune.cnn.com
Firms from LEGO to Sephora are co-opting their most ardent fans for their own purposes. By Kurt Wagner, reporter FORTUNE -- On Sephora's Beauty Talk community, an online forum for fans of the company's makeup and skincare products, katie1724 is a "Hall of Famer." With more than 4,400 hearts (the...
Companies are on the hunt for superfans

How Mens' Reactions To 'Donglegate' Speak To The Issue Of Sexism In The Tech Industry

www.businessinsider.com
It's no secret that the tech industry is dominated by men.  And now, it's also no secret that it can be hard to be a woman in tech. Last week, a joke about dongles and forking at a tech conference led to two people losing their jobs, and sparked a discussion...
How Mens' Reactions To 'Donglegate' Speak To The Issue Of Sexism In The Tech Industry

NASA rover Curiosity blasts first Martian rock with laser

www.computerworld.com
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity successfully tested its laser on Sunday, blasting a fist-size Martian rock and analyzing its makeup....
NASA rover Curiosity blasts first Martian rock with laser

Internet Mall Wanelo Gets Personal With Wanelo 3.0

techcrunch.com
If anything on the Internet is like a mall right now, it’s social shopping site Wanelo. Call it the Pinterest for products or the Twitter for products or the whatever for products, the platform is starting to leave “X for X” territory and become its own thing like Madonna...
Internet Mall Wanelo Gets Personal With Wanelo 3.0
Tokyo Metro posters implore passengers to "please do it at home"

Why Makeup Companies Love Social Media

www.theatlantic.com
People who sell beauty are only too happy to tell women that they'll look bad on Instagram without their products....
Why Makeup Companies Love Social Media

FaceCake augments your reality with clothing, makeup, and more

ces.cnet.com
FaceCake, maker of the augmented-reality shopping software called Swivel, shows off the newest iterations of its product here at CES 2013. [Read more]...
FaceCake augments your reality with clothing, makeup, and more

Flower Subscription Startup H.Bloom Raises $10 Million Series B

www.businessinsider.com
Subscription ecommerce doesn't work well across all categories. Makeup, toothpaste and socks last a lot longer than 30 days. Items that do need to be replenished monthly are flowers. Because they die. H.Bloom is a subscription flower service that delivers monthly bouquets to subscribers, like hotels and businesses. It's...
Flower Subscription Startup H.Bloom Raises $10 Million Series B
Russia starts censoring internet suicide content after passing child protection law

Sony's Xperia Tablet Z spied by Mr. Blurrycam (video)

www.engadget.com
After officially breaking cover yesterday, an untamed image of Sony's forthcoming Xperia Tablet Z has surfaced on Chinese social network Weibo. While this blurry photo opp isn't the most inspiring, it does give an up close look at what this slab looks like without its makeup on. As a...
Sony's Xperia Tablet Z spied by Mr. Blurrycam (video)

Things are looking pretty for the new Birchbox

venturebeat.com
The monthly subscription service of beauty, grooming, and lifestyle products Birchbox has a new look: bold and beautiful. Today the New York-based online retailer unveiled a new global brand identity along with site improvements to further enhance the customer experience. Birchbox is an innovative approach to e-commerce that offers...
Things are looking pretty for the new Birchbox

YieldMetrics Brings Radical Transparency to Online Advertising, Whether You Like it or Not

pandodaily.com
The display ad market has been built on a model of opacity and black boxes. Online publishers, advertisers, agencies, and ad networks each count on the fact that the party on the other side of the table doesn’t know the source, makeup, or pricing of their ad inventory. As a...
YieldMetrics Brings Radical Transparency to Online Advertising, Whether You Like it or Not
Social curation site Lockerz pushes commerce, announces low-price guarantee (exclusive)

Computer Vision Dazzle Makeup Defeats Face Detection

jasonw22.posterous.com
Computer Vision Dazzle Makeup Defeats Face Detection
Here Is Randi Zuckerberg's Broadway Debut

Makeup to Fool Face Recognition Software

www.schneier.com
An NYU student has been reverse-engineering facial recognition algorithms to devise makeup patterns to confuse face recognition software....
Makeup to Fool Face Recognition Software

Getting the Most Out of Your Advisory Board

www.readwriteweb.com
No matter how carefully you build your founding team, questions will come up as you start your business that will make you want to turn elsewhere for advice. And so it's good to have a carefully selected group of people you can turn to for help: your Advisory Board. As...
Getting the Most Out of Your Advisory Board
3D-printable food? NASA wants a taste

The Birchbox of France, JolieBox, Expands To Spain And Acquires Glamourum,

www.businessinsider.com
JolieBox, a Paris-based makeup subscription startup, has acquired its Spain-based competitor Glamourum. The European Birchbox rival is now in three countries: France, Spain and the UK. As of October, one-year-old JolieBox had 10,000 paying subscribers.  It has raised $1.5 million from France-based VC firm Alven Capital Please follow SAI...
The Birchbox of France, JolieBox, Expands To Spain And Acquires Glamourum,

Editorial: Ouya's success is opportunity missed for Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony

www.engadget.com
While today's videogames are bigger, flashier and more impressive than ever, it's hard not to think that the golden era of console gaming is behind us. Back in the late '80s and early-to-mid '90s, when a new console came out every couple of years to cut its predecessors off...
Editorial: Ouya's success is opportunity missed for Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony

The Startup Bus: Is This How Outsiders See Startup Culture?

www.readwriteweb.com
Monday evening I was made aware of a particularly interesting promotion that will be taking place over the course of two days before South by Southwest (SXSW). The event, or tour, is called The Startup Bus, and will challenge 12 participants to create as many tech startups as possible during...
The Startup Bus: Is This How Outsiders See Startup Culture?
$4M Richer, StyleSeat Launches "To You," Lets You Book Stylists To Your Home
What do Cindy Sherman's costumes mean in an age of Photoshop?

Microsoft patents asking your friends 'does my butt look big in this?'

www.engadget.com
Microsoft has patented an online personal appearance adviser for those of us without a hotline straight through to Put This On's Jesse Thorn. Simply upload a pair of pictures of yourself in different hair, makeup and clothing choices and let the denizens of the internet vote on which one...
Microsoft patents asking your friends 'does my butt look big in this?'

Plum Perfect Uses A Picture Of Your Face For Makeup, Clothes Recommendations

techcrunch.com
Listen up, ladies! (And upwardly fashionable gents!) A new service has hit the web that you’ve likely been waiting for for a long time. Gone are the days of trotting over to a store sales associate and getting help with matching makeup or clothing colors. Now all it takes...
Plum Perfect Uses A Picture Of Your Face For Makeup, Clothes Recommendations

Facebook hits one billion users, not counting fake accounts

arstechnica.com
Facebook has done the totally thinkable: it now counts 1 billion accounts in its user base, as reported to NBC's Today Thursday. This count presumably doesn't include the substantial population of fake accounts, which constituted about 8.7 percent of users as of early August. Facebook's growth has been steady for the...
Facebook hits one billion users, not counting fake accounts

DoubleClick: What is it and what does it do?

www.guardian.co.uk
DoubleClick appeared more than any other name in our Tracking the Trackers data. Here we find out as much as we can about what it does.DoubleClick appeared more than any other name in our Tracking the Trackers data. Here we find out as much as we can about what it...
DoubleClick: What is it and what does it do?
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?