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First Look At A$AP Rocky’s Under Armour Shoe, Kanye’s Twitter Antics, And More Of This Week’s Top Stories

This week’s edition of Top Stories featured more of the sneaker industry’s heavy hitters doing what they do best. Virgil had his OFF WHITE footprint all over the week, as a first look of the OFF WHITE x Air Jordan 1 “UNC” was revealed as well as the next two Presto selections. A$ AP Rocky’s first signature sneaker with Under Armour was revealed as well, and it clearly takes design cues from the Osiris D3 Skate Shoe. As usual, Jordan Brand had plenty to say, as reg…

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Kanye’s Twitter Rampage, AJ1 “Best Hand In The Game”, And More Of This Week’s Top Stories

Celebrities and collaborations were the name of the game this week in sneakers, as Kanye West premiered a ton of new Yeezys, from 350’s to 500’s and Wave Runners during his Twitter deluge while also finding time to roast Nike’s M2K Tekno. Kanye’s label mate Travi$ Scott’s “Cactus Jack” 4s were unvieled by rapper Sheck Wes and then rocked on court by NBA sneaker king PJ Tucker, and Tyler, The Creator also got in on the fun as he previewed a new Golf L…

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Twitter Plans to Open Verification to Everyone

Twitter’s coveted blue check will be showing up more frequently with the platform’s plans to make verification easier. During a 47-minute livestream on Periscope this past Thursday, Twitter’s chief executive Jack Dorsey stated, “The intention is to open verification to everyone and to do it in a way that is scalable, where we’re not i…

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Chance The Rapper States He Brought Back Supreme & Champion, Causes Twitter to Go Off

After hanging out in Hong Kong, Chance The Rapper made a pretty bold statement during a recent live Instagram feed. In the clip, re-uploaded by DJ Akademiks, the 24-year old rapper can be seen showing off his fits from a packed suitcase including a Champion x Supreme jacket to which she claimed, “Everybody knows I br…

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PornHub Says “Six Seconds is More Than Enough,” Offers to Buy Vine From Twitter

In light of the news that Twitter was killing off Vine, an unexpected venture has stepped forward to express interest in saving the struggling app. In a letter shared with CNET, PornHub VP Corey Price reached out to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to see if the social networking service would be willing to pa…

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Twitter Reacts to the Yeezy Boost 750 “Light Grey/Gum” Selling out in Record Time

It is a given that Yeezy releases will be hair-pulling affairs, given the astronomical worldwide demand that is compounded by reseller’s bots wrenching the product from the shopping carts of real fans. This was much the same case yesterday with the glitch-plagued online release of the adidas Originals Yeezy Boost 750 “Light Grey/Gum,” with Kanye West himself announcing that the …

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Twitter Will Soon Stop Counting Links & Images Toward a Tweet’s 140-Character Limit

Twitter’s 140-character limit for tweets has been the social media platform’s most distinguishing characteristic from the get-go, so it seemed especially odd when rumors surfaced back in January that Jack Dorsey and company were considering boosting that limit to 10,000 characters — effectively removing the character limit entirely and killing off tweetstor…

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Kanye West Takes to Twitter to Call out The “Fake” Fashion Industry

With Paris Fashion Week having drawn to a close, things didn’t feel quite complete until Kanye West took to Twitter again for one of his signature scattershot rants. In an appraisal of the state of the fashion industry, West accused almost the entire industry of being fake while naming a very short list of what he perceives as his…

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