Social media are changing the world of fashion. Influencers create trends online, and ultra-fast fashion labels snatch them up. How sustainable is this topic, and what does the future hold?
Climate activists are engaged in a fight against the throwaway mentality of the textile industry that Spanish fashion giant Zara has perfected over the years. For the company itself, technology remains key.
How is the internet changing art? What about social media? A museum in the eastern German city of Leipzig explores the issue in an exhibition with a title that refers to a typical Instagram phrase — "Link in Bio."
German companies and political parties paid for an online popularity boost. Who bought likes on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube usually remains hidden from the public, but poor programming brought the details to light.
Germany's military has apologzied after it posted a Wehrmacht outfit as part of a "uniforms and fashion" social media campaign. The Bundeswehr has become active on social media in attempts to drive recruitment.
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