Food

Sustainable Extremism Slows Down a Necessary Movement

During the famous San-Fermín festivities back in July 2017, the crowd was not stunned by another man tossed in the air by a taunted bull. This time around it were the actions of a man better known as the ‘Vegan Streaker’. After a group of activists already tried to storm the arena, the streaker took […]

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Appearance, Health

Single and Ready to Wrinkle

I want to start off by saying that I am more excited than ever. After some issues with many American customers due to a similarly named company, I am back with a new logo and a new energy. And hopefully, I can carry this excitement into next year when I will possibly graduate. This (possible) […]

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Marketing

The Review Revolution turns out Evil

‘Watch out little Dutch boy, I have a nasty bite’. This is a direct quote from a customer who unfortunately lost her money to a scammer. However, instead of reaching out to this scammer, this lady ended up with me, Aaron de Kievid. A little Dutch boy with a website called Trend Gear. The scammer […]

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technology

The Alarming Effect of Manufactured​ Voices

So yesterday I came home from work to see a message on my Facebook account from a stranger. He said that he ordered shoes and socks on my website and that he demanded a refund. After politely telling him that Trend Gear doesn’t sell anything he became annoyed and threatened to go to the authorities. I […]

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Appearance

Cursed by Pessimism

Despite my personal obsession with the Fantasy genre because of shows like Game of Thrones and the Harry Potter franchise, I never really felt any affection towards magical or spiritual rituals in the real world. Magic just doesn’t fit in our society if you ask me. I always thought that magic in our world was […]

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Appearance

Why We Should Embrace Outsiders

In a world where we are constantly exposed to new information, the search for the original and the unique seems to be a trend on itself. But in order to find new things we have to let go of what we already know. However, the fear of letting go is often greater than the urge […]

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Leisure

Time is Changing, Literally

The cultural phenomenon we all know as time seems to transform. We’re disconnecting from time as many people start to realize that people made it up. Artists and designers play with the belief that everything we do now, no matter how small the action, has some form of impact on our future. In order to […]

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Food, Marketing

SquareShakes. The Future of Social Commerce?

While some consider Instagram to be a creative platform where artists and amateurs can share their photos, others think of it as a way for people to show their self-obsession through selfies. Either way, Instagram is the perfect tool to reach your target audience. But how do you create a picture perfect Instagram campaign? During […]

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Appearance

50 Shades of Nude

In the fashion industry ‘Nude’ often indicates light brown or beige tones. However, nude is not a colour, it is a concept that every skin tone should be able to utilise. On the UN Racial Discrimination Day back in March, Sportswear and underwear brand Björn Borg decided to release a new nude collection, which it […]

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Food

The Roll of Food in Legalising Marijuana

The legalisation of marijuana is quite the topic lately. Some states in America recently legalised the drug but it’s far from over. There are still many states and countries that have yet to allow people to use marijuana in their spare time. Unexpectedly, food got a surprising roll in legalising the drug. When you think […]

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