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Digital photo sharing goes analog in Polaroid Fotobar stores

by Cree McCree

WHAT’S HAPPENING

  • Before there were Instagrams, there were Polaroids: instant snapshots you could share with friends, no processing required. Now the company that invented analog photo sharing enters the Instagram age with…
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Pinterest photos help therapist gauge clients' moods

by Cree McCree

WHAT’S HAPPENING

  • Forget Rorschach tests. Pinterest is the latest therapeutic tool. Relationship counselor Crystal Rice scans people’s emotions by viewing the photos they post on the popular social media site.
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More households headed by 75+ consumers, many of whom live alone

by Cree McCree

WHAT’S HAPPENING

  • The graying of America is picking up steam as Boomers cross into Medicare country. But that trend was well under way before the first Boomer turned 65.
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Sam's Club bucks Black Friday frenzy with later start time, free coffee

by Cree McCree

WHAT’S HAPPENING

  • Black Friday’s inexorable march backward into ever-earlier start times for door-busting sales threatened to lure shoppers to the mall before the turkey was even carved.
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BlueState/RedState dating sites let young adults show their true colors

by Cree McCree

WHAT’S HAPPENING

  • Red state, blue state, which one is your true state? Young adults don’t have to second-guess each other’s politics thanks to an online dating service that works both sides of the aisle: …
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Gym rats weigh in on fitness teachers at RateYourBurn

by Cree McCree

WHAT’S HAPPENING

  • Physique 57’s Katie Mitchell? “Total rockstar of a teacher.” Chris Griffin at Equinox? “James. F*ing. Bond.” But skip Danielle Wettan’s Crunch class: “Maybe I signed up for karaoke by accident?” Fitness buffs weigh in on their instructors’ prowess (or lack thereof) at RateYourBurn.
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Young free agents hustle up multicareers

by Cree McCree

WHAT’S HAPPENING

  • “What do you do?” Good question. For young adults juggling multiple gigs, the answer is anything but straightforward. Dubbed “sidetrepreneurism” by MTV/Viacom, wearing many different hats in the marketplace has become business as usual for multicareerist Millennials (Forbes.com, 19 July 2012).
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