Lil Miquela Shows Us the Future of Fame – GARAGE

With the rise of AI personalities like Lil Miquela, who can be anyplace at any time, the future landscape of fame is here. So where do humans fit into it? Lil Miquela herself weighs in. Michael Jackson and Lil Miquela. Miquela wears hat and vest by PRADA. Photograph from Getty Images from the Getty Images Entertainment collection, […]

Time Magazine sold to tech billionaire Marc Benioff – The Washington Post

Business Time Magazine sold to tech billionaire Marc Benioff Marc Benioff (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg) By Thomas Heath September 16 Time Magazine, the storied publication whose cover images for decades helped shape the national conversation, has been sold to a Silicon Valley billionaire. Salesforce.com owner Marc Benioff and his wife, Lynne, are buying the magazine from Meredith Corp. […]

Inside The Economist’s Plan to Conquer America – Folio:

CMO Michael Brunt details the 175-year-old magazine’s strategy to boost circulation revenue by penetrating a still largely untapped market. Conditional Logic for What’s Trending Video Posts Running a profitable, mass-market magazine whose revenue is overwhelmingly driven by print advertising is — to put things mildly — a much riskier proposition in 2017 than it was a decade ago. […]

White Model Mistakenly Featured On Blackhair Magazine Cover

In a humongous publication fail, Blackhair magazine mistakenly featured a white model on its December/January cover. Fam. The model in question, Emily Bador, who’s white, pointed the error out in an Instagram post, in which she apologized for the shoot and said she had no idea the photo—which she believes was taken three or four […]