October 18, 2018

Lady Gaga is so good at folding things

BY CHLOE BRYAN From Mashable This is One Good Thing, a weekly column where we tell you about one of the few nice things that happened this week. Lady Gaga is a woman of many talents, obviously. She’s a singer, a performer, a songwriter, an actor — a bonafide star in pretty much every sense […]

Alexandra Cousteau announced as keynote speaker at CCMI’s Festival of Seas Awards and Gala

September 18, 2018 CCMI is proud to announce that Alexandra Cousteau will be the keynote speaker at the Festival of Seas Awards and Gala 2018, held on 3 November at Grand Old House. A National Geographic Emerging Explorer, filmmaker and globally recognized advocate on water issues, Alexandra Cousteau continues the legacy of her renowned grandfather, […]

Bund in rain

The Bund In The Rain From Stuck In Customs A LITTLE INTRO TO AURORA HDR 2019 Here is a little video we put together for the Aurora HDR Pre-Order launch. If the idea of low noise, no halo HDR images appeals to you, then check it out here where you will also get loads of […]

Global Blockchain, a lead investor in the KODAKOne platform, announces plan to enable the future of Fan Engagement …

…and Image Protection through the KODAKOne Platform VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GLOBAL BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGIES CORP. (CSE:BLOC) (CSE:BLOC.CN) (CSE:BLOC.CNX) (FSE:BWSP) (OTC:BLKCF) (“BLOC” or the “Company”), a lead investor in the KODAKOne platform, is pleased to announce that WENN Digital, Inc., has today announced that they have agreed in principle with the two-time Formula 1 […]

Singjay, Hessnce releases tribute song to Yetanya Francis

By Howard Campbell From South Florida Caribbean News KINGSTON, Jamaica – The gruesome murder of Yetanya Francis, a teenaged girl in Jamaica has sparked outrage among politicians and civic groups  throughout the country. Hessnce, a singjay, is equally incensed. Last week, Hessnce released Pray in tribute to 14-year-old Yetanya Francis whose burnt body was found in an […]

How Firelei Báez uses Yoruba Icons and her Afro-Caribbean heritage in her profound ‘Joy Out of Fire’ murals

By Jasmin Hernandez From Art Net The artist opens a new show at Kavi Gupta in Chicago this weekend. “When I was I was growing up, I’d be the one who’d be drawing the paper dolls for everyone in the neighborhood,” the artist Firelei Báez explains to me over refreshing San Pellegrino Aranciata Rossa drinks […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

  NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices The Savannah United Church presents “Total Wellness Health Fair” on Saturday, September 22, from 8 am – 2 pm at the Church. There will be FREE health screening, personal consultation with health practitioners and pharmacists corner for Brown Bagging.  There will […]

Ipsy has a new $25 Glam Bag subscription with full-sized items and we are in heaven

BY LEAH STODART From Mashable Heads up, makeup addicts: There’s a new makeup subscription box to drop monthly coin on, and it’s one we’ve been (not so) patiently waiting for. Subscription beauty brand ipsy just debuted their new Glam Bag Plus, and yes, it’s exactly what you’re thinking — filled with all full-sized products instead […]

Painted scenes from video games

This YouTube artist paints scenes straight out of your favorite video games BY XAVIER PIEDRA From Mashable This post is part of Hard Refresh, a soothing weekly column where we try to cleanse your brain of whatever terrible thing you just witnessed on Twitter. For those of us who love a relaxing episode of the […]

Understanding contemporary Caribbean art outside of the Latin American framework

By Gwen A. Unger From Hyper Allergic Trying to subsume the Caribbean into a discourse of Latin America or America, curators argue, limits the ability to account for differences between islands. Humberto Díaz, “Déja Vu” (2008), video still, 20:20Ed. 5/5 (image courtesy the artist) Even with the rising influx of exhibitions focused on Latin American […]