Day: June 5, 2022

Best VPN service (2022) | ZDNet

How to find the best VPN for your needs?

To find the best VPN service for your personal or business needs, you’ll need to compare brands, prices, features, and more. But first, you need to understand how a VPN accomplishes its primary mission: Keeping you safe and protecting your privacy online.

Fundamentally, most VPNs (virtual private networks) provide two services: They encrypt your data between two points and they hide the IP address (from which a general location can be derived) where you’re located. For those traveling or out and about, the first function is critical because most Wi-Fi available publicly is unencrypted — so anyone on the network can see what you were sending. 

But VPNs also serve to hide your IP address, replacing the address logged on servers with one in a completely different location — even a different country. For those worrying about stalking or other threats,

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Eighth R.L. Shep Triennial Symposium on Textiles and Dress: Lee Alexander McQueen | Contextualizing Scanners in Art History

Eighth R.L. Shep Triennial Symposium on Textiles and Costume: Lee Alexander McQueen | Contextualizing Scanners in Art History

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Tue, 05/31/2022 – 16:13

In conjunction with the exhibition Lee Alexander McQueen: Head, Mythos, Muse, renowned students will examine creativity, artistic system, and innovation in trend and art to additional analyze the interdisciplinary impulse that outlined McQueen’s job, legacy, and sources of inspiration. 

McQueen’s Slide/Winter 2003–04 selection, Scanners, portrays a journey across Siberia and Tibet, destined for Japan, as illustrated by garment components, construction, and attractive motifs that the designer borrowed from these locations. Even though McQueen was not a textile scholar, Scanners affords a exclusive lens by means of which to consider notable cultural exchanges, this kind of as the proliferation of Buddhism, ingrained into textile historical past. Co-curator Michaela Hansen discusses McQueen’s use of a woven silk pattern of interlocking octagons and floral medallions in Scanners tracing

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Jeet’s ‘Raavan’ teaser brings back memories of Abhishek Bachchan’s ‘Raavan’ look | Bengali Movie News

Whether or not the Hindu mythological character Raavan is an evil incarnate or gentleman of virtues, that’s an age-long debate. However, Mani Ratnam had interpreted the character of Raavan in his two movies ‘Raavan’ (Hindi) and ‘Raavanan’ (Tamil) in his personal way demonstrating the mythological king in a character with grey shades.

Now, closer residence, Tollywood has its very own interpretation of ‘Raavan’ as superstar Jeet introduced the first teaser of his next movie ‘Raavan’. The well-known actor dons a fully distinct glance and can make Raavan’s entry quite attractive. The evil glimpse and smile, the cruelty in the intensive gaze have currently designed it the talk of the town. Directed by M. N. Raj, Tonushree Chakraborty will be seen opposite Jeet. Lahoma Bhattacharya is producing her debut in the thriller.

Sporting a exceptional glance, especially the perfectly-groomed beard, lengthy hair, will make the actor intimidating and vengeful with one

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BSA Images Of The Week: 06.05.22



BSA Images Of The Week: 06.05.22





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Welcome to BSA Images of the Week!

A great beginning to summer with the Bushwick Collective Block Party this weekend – an enduring event that features ever larger hip hop names performing right on the street amidst a sea of street art and graffiti that still characterizes this Brooklyn neighborhood. Long gone are the naysayers and those who thought this international democratic people’s art movement was in the purview of a few tastemakers and gatekeepers. Joe showed that this form of creative expression was meant by the people to be for the people, and every year thousands traipse through to enjoy it.

Here’s our weekly interview with the street, this week featuring: Faile, Lexi Bella, HOACS, Roachi, Duel, Trace, Zaone, Ligama, Carrasco, Minus, Foursome Crew, Feroz, Gerik

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