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  • Here’s how to create your Facebook Avatar in a few simple steps

    From Apple's Memoji to Snapchat's Bitmoji, avatars have become a super common way to express our emotions. Rather than sending the standard emoji, a cartoon version of yourself gets the point across way better. And now, a similar form of expression is available on Facebook. Simply known as avatars, the social media platform launched the feature in the U.S. in early May. When creating your own avatar, you can customize its facial features, body type, and outfit to truly make it look identical to...

    Mashable
  • The Brit Trying to Fix Facebook’s Global Image

    The company hired no less than a former deputy prime minister of the UK to fix its reputation and governance. But is Nick Clegg changing Facebook for the better—or putting a fresh shine on deep problems?

    POLITICO
  • Can Mystery Thrifting Save Fashion’s Waste Problem?

    It’s no secret that fashion has a waste problem. Trends dominate the industry at all ends of the supply chain, pushing luxury labels and fast-fashion brands alike to create more and more collections each year. In turn, shoppers are pressured to keep up with the growing supply, to buy every trend that garners acclaim on the market, even if that means purchasing something that was mass-produced. A month later and the cycle begins again, the of-the-moment pieces we had to have just weeks ago now...

    @refinery29