Today's Curated NoPo Headlines - July 30, 2019

CONSUMER/PERSONAL FINANCE

Alleged hacker charged in connection w/massive breach at Capital One affecting over 100 million people; Uber lays off 400 people from its global marketing team as cost-cutting efforts ramp up; TikTok’s parent company ByteDance confirms plans to develop smartphone; Pink gin – the new rosé?; Companies ramping up share buybacks; Bond market betting Tesla in trouble; Amazon launching new grocery stores separate from Whole Foods?; A 1918 drawing discovered at a thrift store that’s expected to sell for > $100,000; The second bison attack in a week at a national park.

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Beyond Meat plunges after announcing secondary share offering; Taco Bell commits to reducing antibiotics in its beef; Elton John celebrates 29 years of sobriety; Research links widely-used drugs to nearly 50% higher risk for dementia?!; A new at-home music meditation product to reinforce your mindfulness; The artist duo transforming the elderly into natural wonders…

FASHION/BEAUTY

Would you put your skin’s health in the hands of an app?; Ralph Lauren gets his own HBO documentary; J. Crew cuts bunch of corporate jobs; Disney launches fashion line — to ‘match’ your dog??; Why everyone talking about breast implant safety right now; How Sorel is becoming bigger growth story at Columbia Sportswear; Inside the luxury industry’s fight for millennials’ hearts, minds, and wallets…

FITNESS/DIET

People are combining keto and intermittent fasting; Sports news site and app, The Athletic, growing…and growing fast (just hit 500,000 subscribers); Workout recovery beer – part hydration, part celebration?; What to expect from Under Armour’s second-quarter results (today); Why Harley Pasternak loves the “underdog of exercise” (walking); A look inside London’s latest cult fitness studio (Rathbone Boxing Club); The buzzy workout taking over NYC.

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