Before anyone with a camera phone could snap celeb pics, Ron Galella was capturing the A-listers out in the wild. His new book, Ron Galella: New York, is a nostalgic compendium of stars hanging out with other stars. Come for the images; stay for the gossip. (The Cut)
Speaking of books, Mindy Kaling is coming out with a new one. The collection of personal essays will be called Why Not Me? (Los Angeles Times)
Thanks to Starbucks, your precious smartphone won't ever lose its charge. The purveyor of syrupy drinks will slowly begin unveiling tables that wirelessly charge phones while customers get their own caffeine recharge. (USA Today)
Hillary Clinton's book tour brought her to NPR's Fresh Air, where host Terry Gross accused her of changing her stance on gay marriage for political reasons. Needless to say, the former Secretary of State handled it with ease. (NPR)
Verizon's "Inspire Her Mind" campaign might very well be one of the most important of the year. It argues that girls aren't just pretty, but pretty brilliant when it comes to science, math, and all those other so-called boy things society has pigeonholed into a gender binary. (Adweek)
Photo: Courtesy of Ron Galella.