Recycling is not enough. Zero-packaging stores show we can kick our plastic addiction

Kylie Jenner’s claim on having the most liked picture on Instagram has been poached by an unlikely contender. It’s not another celebrity that million of people follow. It’s a stock image of a plain egg. That image was uploaded with the sole purpose of taking this title and it has succeeded. The image has over 29 million likes as of this liking. Jenner has held on to the record of having the most liked photo on Instagram for quite some time now. The post, in particular, was the one in which she announced the birth of her child. It had over 18 million likes.“Egg Gang” is the owner of the account that was trying to win this title. The picture of the egg now has more than 29 million likes. It’s far out in the clear from Jenner’s post. The account itself has amassed over 3.2 million followers. More than 1.1 million comments have been posted.This goes to show that sometimes it can be as simple as this to crack the viral formula. The post did little more than asking to “set a wo

Recycling is not enough. Zero-packaging stores show we can kick our plastic addiction

Wrapped, sealed, boxed, cling-filmed and vacuum packed. We have become used to consumables being packaged in every way imaginable.

Thu 17 Jan 19 from Phys.org

Target plays to strength, combining digital sales and stores

One of Target's biggest competitive advantages, the stores it has sprinkled across the country, accounted for a quarter of all online sales in November and December. Goods ordered online and ...

Thu 10 Jan 19 from Phys.org

Rolls-Royce breaks record for luxury car sales

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars sold a record-high number of its luxury vehicles last year, with purchases soaring worldwide, the German-owned company announced Thursday.

Thu 10 Jan 19 from Phys.org

Sony spins up a new Bluetooth turntable

It may be nostalgia that pushes people to reach for their vinyl, but who says you can't use some modern-day technology to make the experience a little more seamless? Sony is mixing something ...

Wed 9 Jan 19 from Gizmag

Tiny digital 'tags' improve eye care by tracking every step

Technology that retailers use to make a shopping experience more efficient could also benefit your next eye appointment.

Wed 9 Jan 19 from Medical Xpress

A picture of an egg becomes the most-liked Instagram post ever

The photo comes from the ‘Egg Gang’ account, aptly named ‘world_record_egg,’ which currently has just one post and 3.1 million followers. The image was posted with the sole aim of beating ...

Mon 14 Jan 19 from Techspot

The Most Liked Picture On Instagram Is Now An Egg

Kylie Jenner’s claim on having the most liked picture on Instagram has been poached by an unlikely contender. It’s not another celebrity that million of people follow. It’s ...

Mon 14 Jan 19 from Ubergizmo

This Photo of an Egg Dethroned Kylie Jenner as Most-Liked Instagram Post

Never underestimate the power of social media. In the span of 10 days, an image of a single egg has broken the world record for the most-liked picture on Instagram. Round, speckled, and […] The ...

Mon 14 Jan 19 from Geek.com

How an egg beat Kylie Jenner at her own Instagram game

A stock image of an egg has amassed 26m likes to become the most popular post of all time, bumping Jenner’s shot of her newborn daughter and spurring some unlikely imitatorsName: The Egg.Age: ...

Mon 14 Jan 19 from Guardian.co.uk

Instagram egg: Kylie Jenner's most-liked record beaten

A single speckled egg, sitting on a white background, has toppled reality television star Kylie Jenner for most-liked picture on Instagram - and we have questions.

Mon 14 Jan 19 from BBC Technology

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