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Tuesday Notes: Denver wins NBA Finals, NYC Gig worker wage increase, Increase in text scams

Tuesday Notes: Denver wins NBA Finals, NYC Gig worker wage increase, Increase in text scams


Nuggets Edge Heat In Game 5 To Clinch Title

Full Focus: Nuggets edge Heat in Game 5 to clinch title | NBA.com
Full Focus: Nuggets edge Heat in Game 5 to clinch title

Nikola Jokić, Carmelo Anthony and the top players in Denver Nuggets history

Nikola Jokić, Carmelo Anthony and the top players in Denver Nuggets history
What Nikola Jokić has been able to accomplish over the course of eight NBA seasons — two-time MVP, three-time All-NBA first team, five-time All-Star — has place…

NYC food delivery gig workers score a big minimum wage victory

New York City gig economy workers just scored a significant victory as Mayor Eric Adams and the New York City Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) announced on Sunday a new minimum wage of $17.96 per hour, effective on July 12th, for food delivery workers (via Quartz). That wage will grow to $19.96 on April 1st, 2025.

NYC food delivery gig workers score a big minimum wage victory
DoorDash is considering litigation to fight back.

Sources: PSG willing to listen to Mbappe offers

Paris Saint-Germain are open to listening to offers for Kylian Mbappe this summer, sources have told ESPN.

Sources: PSG willing to listen to Mbappe offers
Paris Saint-Germain are open to listening to offers for Kylian Mbappe this summer, sources have told ESPN.

Sources: Real Madrid ready to make Mbappe bid

Sources: Real Madrid ready to make Mbappe bid
Real Madrid are ready to bid for Kylian Mbappe this summer rather than waiting to sign him as a free agent, sources have told ESPN.

Text message scams are getting worse: How to protect yourself in the digital age

Text message scams are getting worse: How to protect yourself in the digital age - New York Amsterdam News
In an age of advanced technology and widespread connectivity, text message scams, including in big cities, have become a big problem for people nationwide.

'Winning Time' Season 2 Promises to Dig into Magic Johnson and Larry Bird’s Rivalry

The HBO sports dramedy’s second season will premiere in August.

‘Winning Time’ Season 2 Promises to Dig into Magic Johnson and Larry Bird’s Rivalry
The HBO sports dramedy’s second season will premiere in August.

Google CEO Sundar Pichai is ‘excited’ about Apple Vision Pro while Zuckerberg, Musk do not seem impressed

Google CEO Sundar Pichai is ‘excited’ about Apple Vision Pro while Zuckerberg, Musk do not seem impressed
The Apple Vision Pro headset, unveiled at Apple WWDC 2023, is priced at $3,499 (around Rs 2,88,000) in the US

2024 Sneaker Releases

May
24
Friday Notes for May 24th, 2024

Friday Notes for May 24th, 2024

This is an edition of Uristocrat Notes, a newsletter that explores the most significant cultural stories of the day. Sports
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May
23

Thursday Notes for May 23rd, 2024

This is an edition of Uristocrat Notes, a newsletter that explores the most significant cultural stories of the day. Culture
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May
22
Jordan Spizike Low and Jordan Stadium 90 "Dongdan"-Themed Colorways

Jordan Spizike Low and Jordan Stadium 90 "Dongdan"-Themed Colorways

The Jordan Brand has unveiled new "Dongdan"-themed colorways for the Jordan Spizike Low and Jordan Stadium 90, set to
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May
22
Wednesday Notes for May 22nd, 2024

Wednesday Notes for May 22nd, 2024

This is an edition of Uristocrat Notes, a newsletter that explores the most significant cultural stories of the day. Culture
3 min read
May
21
Tuesday Notes for May 21st, 2024

Tuesday Notes for May 21st, 2024

This is an edition of Uristocrat Notes, a newsletter that explores the most significant cultural stories of the day. Sports
2 min read
May
21
Tyshawn Jones and His New Adidas Tyshawn II Sneaker

Tyshawn Jones and His New Adidas Tyshawn II Sneaker

Key Takeaways * Tyshawn Jones has launched his second signature sneaker with Adidas, the Tyshawn Low. * The sneaker is designed to
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May
20
Monday Notes for May 20th, 2024

Monday Notes for May 20th, 2024

This is an edition of Uristocrat Notes, a newsletter that explores the most significant cultural stories of the day. Culture
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Apr
08
adidas Sambas x Lionel Messi x Inter Miami

adidas Sambas x Lionel Messi x Inter Miami

Lionel Messi's collaboration with Adidas Sambas, inspired by his time with Inter Miami, presents a captivating blend of style, performance,
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Apr
08
Bode x Nike Astro Grabber

Bode x Nike Astro Grabber

The latest collaboration between Bode and Nike centered around the re-release of the Astro Grabber, a shoe with a rich
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Feb
08
Bodega x Saucony "Jaunt Woven"

Bodega x Saucony "Jaunt Woven"

The Bodega x Saucony Jaunt Woven is a testament to the fusion of aesthetic appeal and functional design. It's a
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Jan
29
Travis Scott x Jordan Jumpman Jack "University Red" and "Sail"

Travis Scott x Jordan Jumpman Jack "University Red" and "Sail"

The Travis Scott x Jordan Jumpman Jack "University Red" and "Sail" colorways are slated for release in the Spring and
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Jan
25
Air Jordan 5 "Black Cat" 2024 Release: A Coveted Release for Sneaker Enthusiasts

Air Jordan 5 "Black Cat" 2024 Release: A Coveted Release for Sneaker Enthusiasts

View this post on Instagram A post shared by zSneakerHeadz (@zsneakerheadz) Sneaker culture is excited as the iconic Air Jordan
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Jan
22
Air Jordan 5 SE "Sail"

Air Jordan 5 SE "Sail"

The Air Jordan 5 SE "Sail," set to release in April 2024, is a highly anticipated addition to the Jordan Brand's Special Edition (SE) range.
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Apr
25
Air Jordan 5 ‘Olive’ Returning Spring 2024

Air Jordan 5 ‘Olive’ Returning Spring 2024

2024 will feature the release of the Air Jordan 5 "Olive" in of Army Olive, Solar Orange, and Black. Air
1 min read