Happy 1st Blue Friday of the season everyone! Hope you all had a great week! As per usual the Curators have put together tons of client coverage and some fun reads for you. Have a awesome weekend and GO SEAHAWKS!
Snapchat Adds Data-Saving Mode To Win Users On A Budget, Techcrunch, Snapchat killing it, per usual. - Anna B.
5 Great New Apps For Your Phone, Refinery29, NEW APP ALERT! -Anna T.
The Top Things to Do This Weekend: August 13–16, Seattle Met
Iwakuma completes no-hitter, Mariners, Here's the last out of Hisashi Iwakuma's no-hitter, so you can relive it all weekend long. - Paul
The New York Times built a Slack bot to help decide which stories to post to social media, NiemanLab, The New York Times built a Slack bot to figure out which stories will perform best on its social media channels. So, Brooke and I can officially start worrying about being replaced by robots. - Paul
Fall Flares with Fitcode, Hello Gorgeous!, Angela, the blogger behind Hello Gorgeous, gives Fitcode a try. - Ann Marie
Auburn man scores big on Scratch ticket, Auburn Reporter
Bellevue man wins state lottery, shares winnings, Bellevue Reporter
Villa Del Palmar
Island Touring in Loreto, Mexico, Bohemian Vagabond
Whole Foods Market
5 HEALTHY TRAVEL TIPS + INSTAGRAM GIVEAWAY, Balanced Berry
Travel Like A Pro: Whole Foods’ Weekender Travel Bag & Giveaway, Bulldogs and Brown Sugar
WHOLE FOODS TRAVEL GIVEAWAY, Pepper and Style
Simon Property Group
Del Amo Fashion Center looks for resurgence with Nordstrom opening, Daily Breeze, A great piece in the Daily Breeze with an update on the progress of the style evolution at Del Amo Fashion Center, exacly 2 months from Nordstrom's grand opening date. - Noelle
Let’s Go Back-to-School Shopping at the Mall! #Giveaway, Family is Familia
What’s in Store: Bigger, Better Outlets in Livermore, Diablo Magazine
Grand Opening, The Independent
San Francisco Chronicle Late Edition, San Francisco Chronicle
Neiman Marcus Fall Trends 2015 Luncheon, Fashion Mixtape