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How Netflix Went From DVD Rental Service to Global Streaming Behemoth

How Netflix Went From DVD Rental Service to Global Streaming Behemoth

It has been 22 years since Netflix was founded as an online DVD-by-mail company and 12 years since it started offering streaming services to subscribers. It went international less than 10 years ago,
Ed Sheeran Celebrates the End of His “Divide” Tour With a Custom $4,000 Tudor Watch

Ed Sheeran Celebrates the End of His “Divide” Tour With a Custom $4,000 Tudor Watch

Ed Sheeran is a known watch aficionado with an enviable and budding collection, so in true rockstar fashion, the singer concluded his “Divide” tour with a custom Tudor watch. The standard Black Bay
Palace Takes to the Trail With Its Collaborative Salomon Speed Cross 4

Palace Takes to the Trail With Its Collaborative Salomon Speed Cross 4

Brand: Palace Skateboards x Salomon Model: Speed Cross 4 Key Features: Both colorways of the collaborative Speed Cross 4 feature what looks like ripstop nylon upper with contrasting overlays at the
Critics Can’t Decide If ‘Joker’ Is a “Masterpiece” or a “Rallying Cry” for Incels

Critics Can’t Decide If ‘Joker’ Is a “Masterpiece” or a “Rallying Cry” for Incels

After early social media reacts emerged yesterday, the first full reviews of Todd Phillips’ Joker have arrived. The film was premiered at Venice Film Festival over the weekend where it received an
Samuel Ross Refines Functionality for Oakley Collaboration Season 3

Samuel Ross Refines Functionality for Oakley Collaboration Season 3

Brand: Oakley x Samuel Ross Season: FW19 Key Pieces: We’re expecting the long black rain jacket to be the best cop from this collaboration. See it in more detail via Samuel Ross’ Instagram below View
Kevin Hart Suffers “Major Back Injuries” In LA Car Accident

Kevin Hart Suffers “Major Back Injuries” In LA Car Accident

California Highway Patrol has confirmed that Kevin Hart was involved in a serious car crash in the early hours of Sunday. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the accident occurred at around 12:45
If OBJ’s First Air Max 720 Was Too Wild, You’ll Love His Latest Colorway

If OBJ’s First Air Max 720 Was Too Wild, You’ll Love His Latest Colorway

Brand: OBJ x Nike Model: Air Max 720/OBJ Key Features: In total contrast to his first Air Max 720 collaboration, Odell Beckham Jr. keeps the design much more muted on the mixed-material upper. The
Missy Elliott Is Uncharacteristically Predictable on ‘ICONOLOGY’

Missy Elliott Is Uncharacteristically Predictable on ‘ICONOLOGY’

When Missy Elliott danced provocatively in a trash bag, her body moving like a cross between a lava lamp and the Michelin Man, for “The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly)” music video back in 1997, most of the
Brad Pitt Makes an Appearance at Kanye’s Sunday Service in Watts

Brad Pitt Makes an Appearance at Kanye’s Sunday Service in Watts

At this point Kanye West’s Sunday Service has become a celebrity rite of passage. This time the rapper took the event on the road again, bringing the service to Watts, California, where Brad Pitt
Instagram’s Best Styled Looks of the New adidas Originals Ozweego

Instagram’s Best Styled Looks of the New adidas Originals Ozweego

When the collaborative Raf Simons x adidas Originals Ozweego arrived in 2013, it was immediately impactful on a street style level. Now adidas has followed-up with a refreshed Ozweego that is already
Lana Del Rey Teases Dreamy Visuals for “Norman Fucking Rockwell”

Lana Del Rey Teases Dreamy Visuals for “Norman Fucking Rockwell”

Following the release of her latest album Norman Fucking Rockwell, Lana Del Rey delivers dreamy visuals for the title track. The singer dropped the two-minute teaser from her Instagram today, after
Tesla Goes Vegan With New 100% Leather-Free Model 3 Interior

Tesla Goes Vegan With New 100% Leather-Free Model 3 Interior

At this year’s Tesla annual shareholder meeting, Elon Musk announced his commitment to make all Tesla models vegan. Now it looks like Musk is making good on his promise; Tesla just debuted a new
The 15 Best Products to Drop This Week & Where to Buy Them

The 15 Best Products to Drop This Week & Where to Buy Them

August has just wrapped up and with it yet another seven days packed with coveted releases. With the week behind us, Highsnobiety’s resident curator Rhianna Matthews is here to help us find the best
Listen to “Good News,” A Previously Unreleased Mac Miller Track

Listen to “Good News,” A Previously Unreleased Mac Miller Track

It’s almost the anniversary of Mac Miller’s passing, and the prolific rapper’s musical impact shows no signs of fading. Today, another unreleased Miller track surfaced online. Titled “Good News,” the
Live Stream Made in America 2019, Featuring Cardi B, Travis Scott & More

Live Stream Made in America 2019, Featuring Cardi B, Travis Scott & More

This weekend kicked off the eighth annual Made in America Festival curated by JAY-Z. Boasting performances from Rosalía, Tierra Whack, Lil Uzi Vert, Megan Thee Stallion, Lizzo, and others, and
2 Million People Are “Going” to Storm Area 51, Nevada Counties Declare State of Emergency

2 Million People Are “Going” to Storm Area 51, Nevada Counties Declare State of Emergency

Nevada counties have declared a state of emergency in view of the joke-turned-meme-turned-reality “Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop All of Us” event planned for September 20. With over 2 million people
Ryan Russell Comes Out As Bisexual; “The N.F.L. Is Definitely Ready”

Ryan Russell Comes Out As Bisexual; “The N.F.L. Is Definitely Ready”

NFL free-agent defensive end, Ryan Russell has penned a personal essay for ESPN in which he writes candidly about his identity as a bisexual male athlete. According to the New York Times, “no other
The First ‘Joker’ Reviews Are In & There’s Already Oscar Buzz

The First ‘Joker’ Reviews Are In & There’s Already Oscar Buzz

Last night, Todd Phillip’s Joker premiered at the Venice Film Festival and the film’s very first screening drew an eight-minute standing ovation. Buzz has been growing around the movie about the
Billie Eilish Condemns Nylon Germany For Bald, Shirtless CGI Cover

Billie Eilish Condemns Nylon Germany For Bald, Shirtless CGI Cover

Billie Eilish has shared her objections to Nylon Germany’s “Digital Prodogies” cover image, which stars a bald and shirtless CGI avatar of the 17-year-old singer. “What the fuck is this shit,” she
ASICS’ Performance Line Is Serving Up Some Tasty Options This Month

ASICS’ Performance Line Is Serving Up Some Tasty Options This Month

Brand: ASICS Model: GEL-Nimbus 21 and GEL-Kayano 26 Key Features: Both performance sneakers feature stylish color-blocking and combinations on knitted black uppers. Both midsoles feature GEL