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Pantone’s Colours of the Year are intended to reflect ‘resilience and hope’ for 2021. But the annual decision also has a trickle-down effect on everything from high fashion to iPhones.

The colour institute Pantone unveiled its annual Colour of the Year this week. For 2021, there are two colours: illuminating, a bright yellow; and ultimate grey, a medium grey shade. The colours are intended to convey “a message of strength and hopefulness,” Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Colour […]
Pantone’s Colours of the Year are intended to reflect ‘resilience and hope’ for 2021. But the annual decision also has a trickle-down effect on everything from high fashion to iPhones.
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This San Francisco startup got kicked off Kickstarter for trying to crowdfund a vibrator — now the company makes luxury sex toys and is de-stigmatizing sexual pleasure in the process

Crave is a San Francisco-based startup that’s manufacturing tech-savvy luxury sex toys, which are quiet, discreet, and equipped with USB rechargeability. Crave’s first product was submitted to Kickstarter in 2012, but was ultimately kicked off the platform because it was a vibrator. The company was founded by Ti Chang and […]
This San Francisco startup got kicked off Kickstarter for trying to crowdfund a vibrator — now the company makes luxury sex toys and is de-stigmatizing sexual pleasure in the process