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Listen: A playlist for TikTok’s effect on music

February 21, 2021 Throughout our field guide on how TikTok is changing the music industry, we mention a lot of songs, both recent and older, that exemplify this trend. So we made a playlist where you can easily listen to those songs, as well as others that Quartz staffers have…
bubmag
February 21, 2021
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No, You Cannot Turn Potato Chips Into Mashed Potatoes

There are three types of food content on TikTok: Stuff that is genuinely useful, pure shitposts, and honest content that just isn’t good. If you watch this mashed potato hack video from elis_kitchen, it may not be immediately clear which type you are looking at. However, if you view it…
bubmag
February 19, 2021
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Gen Z-focused fintechs live and die by social media. Here’s how they’re trying to out-influence each other, and traditional banks, to nab 82 million customers for life.

Charli D'Amelio, who has the most followed account on TikTok, has partnered with and invested in the banking app Step. Shannen Balogh; Samantha Lee and Skye Gould/Insider This story is available exclusively to Insider subscribers. Become an Insider and start reading now. Gen Z is projected to be the largest…
bubmag
February 19, 2021
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Nimble dancer Nograles takes to TikTok to spread COVID-19 vaccine information

Nimble dancer Nograles takes to TikTok to spread COVID-19 vaccine information The country’s coronavirus vaccine supplies are already in the pipeline, according to the government, but vaccine hesitancy remains a lingering concern. Five amateur dance videos related to vaccine information have so far been posted by the former Davao lawmaker,…
bubmag
February 19, 2021
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London Fashion Week goes virtual as Covid bites

London Fashion Week begins on Friday on a virtual format due to a coronavirus lockdown with mainstays like Victoria Beckham shunning the event but others like Burberry embracing the online avatar. Despite the absence of global celebrities and fashionistas, designers such as Turkey's Bora Aksu, Britain's Molly Goddard and Ireland's…
bubmag
February 19, 2021