Julia Sachs

Julia Sachs is a staff writer at Grit Daily. She covers tech, entrepreneurship and entertainment news and is based in Park City, Utah.

Finally, Gesaffelstein Is Going On Tour

Hello yes, The Met? I would like to request that the above photo be hung in The Great Hall. Thank you. If you didn’t catch Gesaffelstein’s wildly disruptive appearance at Coachella over the last couple of weekends, it may be time to learn about it. The French DJ/producer has been teasing a U.S. tour for quite some time now. Mysterious advertisements appeared seemingly overnight last fall in New York City before the French musician premiered a new album, titled Hyperion. Now, after...

Converse Releases Pride-Themed Shoes – But Not Everyone Is Excited

Repeat after me, theydies: Lady Gaga didn’t throw the first brick at Stonewall so Converse could make a buck. Converse announced last week that it will be releasing a line of Trans-pride shoes just in time for Pride this year. At first social media was happy to see that a company that’s been a longtime fan favorite among younger demographics is pledging to support a marginalized community. However, the brand has also gained some heavy criticism over the fact that it doesn’t...

Second Boeing Jet Now Under Fire For Bad Production

When a Boeing 737 Max 8 fell from the sky just minutes after taking off from Jakarta last fall, the aircraft company began looking into what could have caused it. Then, a second 737 Max 8 fell shortly after taking off from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia just months later. At that point it became clear that the aircraft was to blame. World governments began investing resources into investigating what went wrong with the Boeing plane. Now, another one of Boeing’s aircrafts have come into question....

The National Enquirer Is Being Sold To Hudson News, That Airport News Stand

The company that owns The National Enquirer, American Media Inc., has announced its plan to sell the magazine for $100 million to James Cohen. Cohen is currently the CEO of Hudson News, an American news stand company with stores in nearly every U.S. airport. The deal was announced on Thursday and also includes two other gossip publications, Globe and National Examiner. Hudson News will be assuring growth in the brands as they move forward with the sale. The Sale The current owner of The...

This Week In Facebook Scandals…

The Facebook scandals just keep coming. Business Insider reported on Thursday that the social network was harvesting email information of new members without telling them. New users that joined the social networking site after May 2016 were asked to share not only their email address, but their email passwords. The website was brought into question of this practice by a security expert before Business Insider found that the website would import all of your email contacts into its database...