4 lessons learned by iconic brand in the digital era

4 lessons learned by iconic brand in the digital era

A father and daughter play with a digital tablet at an Estée Lauder store in Shanghai. SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images CNBC’s Technology Executive Council is dedicated to the digital transformation of companies and organizations across sectors of the economy. Michael Smith, chief information officer at The Estée Lauder Companies, recently provided CNBC … Read more…

The death of the blockbuster: How The Rise of Skywalker marks the end of a cinematic era

The death of the blockbuster: How The Rise of Skywalker marks the end of a cinematic era

In 1975 and 1977, Jaws and Star Wars announced the arrival of the Hollywood blockbuster – big, family-friendly spectacles that gave way to decades of muscles, lasers, dinosaurs and car chases. In 2019, with the final entry in the third Star Wars trilogy coming to a close to declining box office, polarising responses and an … Read more…

Boris Johnson's brave new era must start with a ruthless Whitehall revolution

Boris Johnson’s brave new era must start with a ruthless Whitehall revolution

From taking on the Lefty quangos to reining in despotic pen-pushers, it’s time to fix our broken state It might seem a strange start. The People’s Government, elected with a thumping majority, has urgent work to do. Yet its first declaration of intent is to begin the apparently insular task of reforming the machinery of … Read more…

Messi is the best of his era but I can’t say all-time – Ronaldinho

Messi is the best of his era but I can’t say all-time – Ronaldinho

The ex-Barcelona star does not wish to compare the Argentine to the likes of Pele and Diego Maradona, but says he cannot be bettered in his generation Barcelona ace Lionel Messi can only be qualified as the best player of his generation, Ronaldinho has said. The 39-year-old is a former Camp Nou team-mate of the … Read more…

Wenger explains how he felt Arsenal ‘slip away’ during revolutionary era in north London

Wenger explains how he felt Arsenal ‘slip away’ during revolutionary era in north London

The Frenchman enjoyed 22 memorable years with the Gunners, with the club transformed into a global superpower over the course of his iconic reign Arsene Wenger has admitted to feeling Arsenal “slip away” from him towards the end of his iconic reign in north London. The Frenchman spent 22 years with the Gunners, having been … Read more…

Chennaiyin FC continue to concede late goals post John Gregory era

Chennaiyin FC continue to concede late goals post John Gregory era

The ISL must consider appointing more foreign referees after Jamshedpur FC’s ‘ridiculous’ goal against Chennaiyin…. It took Chennaiyin FC five matches to score their first goal in the ongoing Indian Super League (ISL) season. After three defeats, a draw and no goals scored in their first four matches, Chennaiyin had finally managed to break the … Read more…

Juice WRLD and the Tragic End of the SoundCloud Rap Era

Juice WRLD and the Tragic End of the SoundCloud Rap Era

Last year, Juice WRLD emerged as SoundCloud rap’s best hope, and also its eulogist. In June, his breakout hit, “Lucid Dreams” — built on a sample of Sting’s “Shape of My Heart” — reached the Top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100, where it remained for months. It was beatific catharsis, a perfect balance of … Read more…