Author name: Alison Montoya

Alison Montoya is a sport, education, and tech writer for Expression Blend. She loves to write about the latest trends in the world of sports, as well as the best practices for education. Alison also enjoys writing about current innovations in technology. Alison is a native of Boston, Massachusetts, where she lives with her husband, Evan. She earned her bachelor's Degree from Boston College in Journalism and Mass Communications, with minors in both English Literature and Philosophy.

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Abercrombie’s blowout comeback isn’t just a harbinger for an early aughts craze—it's leading the renaissance for iconic mall-based brands

Low-rise jean-wearers, you’ve been right all along. Not only has the style returned from its two-decade slumber, but so, too, has one of its most storied purveyors. Abercrombie & Fitch, the clothing retailer beloved in the 1990s and early 2000s, put an emphatic stamp on its comeback, posting its best first quarter in company history. […]

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Final Fantasy VII Rebirth’s first discount takes $15 off

As legendary as Final Fantasy VII is, even its staunchest supporters have a hard time recommending newcomers to play the original PlayStation’s classic JRPG. The sharp polygonal graphics of the era don’t do the memorable story and characters justice today for many audiences, but Final Fantasy VII Remake was a refreshing first attempt at modernizing

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Home insurers paid out a staggering $100 billion last year, the most catastrophic financial wrecking ball in over a decade

Home insurance companies are being battered by a costly combination of severe storms and high inflation. They just had their worst year in a decade, with storms costing their business over $100 billion—and customers are suffering for it in the form of higher prices and fewer options, as some companies choose to exit risky markets

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Apple’s new iPad Pro ad puts the focus back on creators

Titled “Worlds Made on iPad,” the minute-and-change video features actor Sofia Wylie on a green screen set. Then, the screen splits into three views, each with a different animated backdrop that evolves as she crawls, leaps, and floats through the stylized spaces. It’s a distinctly different vibe from the last one, which, uh, didn’t go

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Terrapin Cannabis Company: Celebrating Legacy, Quality, and Community Impact

Terrapin Cannabis Company: Celebrating Legacy, Quality, and Community Impact

Terrapin Cannabis Company: Honoring legacy with top-quality products and positive community impact since 2009. Pennsylvania, May 30, 2024 / LinkDaddy News / – Terrapin Cannabis Company, a pioneer in the medical cannabis industry, is proud to reaffirm its commitment to delivering top-tier cannabis products while fostering community engagement and corporate social responsibility. With its roots

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Marvel’s What If…? Vision Pro app is an awkward mix of video game and movie

Besides watching movies, there’s not all that much to do with Apple’s Vision Pro once you get over the novelty. That’s why I was eager to try Disney and Marvel’s new What If…? An Immersive Story experience / TV show / video game… thing that’s available on May 30th. The companies promised a mixed reality

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A 500-year-old postal service that lost $450m last year has been bought by a Czech billionaire—it's 'as British as it gets' and customers are worried it signals the end of an era

The owner of Britain’s Royal Mail said Wednesday it has accepted a 3.6 billion pound ($4.6 billion) takeover offer from Czech investor Daniel Křetínský. Under the deal, Křetínský’s EP Group would buy International Distribution Services, which owns Royal Mail, for 370 pence ($4.72) per share. Including debt, the deal values IDS at 5.2 billion pounds

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Ozempic and Wegovy are so hard to find that a startup invented a free tool for tracking whether the weight-loss drugs are in stock

Americans are consuming weight-loss drugs Ozempic and Wegovy so fast that a telehealth company developed a free tool to help patients find their next dose. The new tracker, which telehealth company Ro announced Wednesday, lets users report when they find a pharmacy with the drugs, known as GLP-1s, in stock. A user can also report

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