Restaurant launches a giant mac ‘n’ cheese stuffed hot dog – complete with lashings of fried chicken, pickled jalapenos and truffle

Standout menu items include the Angry American, stacked with beef, chilli con carne, beer-battered onion rings and melted cheese, and the #JMT, filled with buttermilk chicken, spiced brown sugar, pickles and garlic mayonnaise.

Google Claims ‘Glitch’ Disrupted Search Results Globally

Tech giant Google’s flagship product, Google Search, claims a major ‘glitch” has disrupted search results. Users around the world reported bizarre results to searches, such as a concentration of links to major e-commerce companies like Amazon and wildly inaccurate responses to requests for recipes.  It is currently believed that the issue has been fixed but […]

Amazon, Flipkart gear up for first big sale of 2020

India’s top online marketplaces, Amazon and Walmart -owned Flipkart, are launching promotional events, beginning on August 6, aimed at helping sellers liquidate old inventory and free-up working capital ahead of the upcoming mega festival sales, according to company executives. Amazon’s two-day sale will be its first large promotional event since the easing of the lockdown […]

Tech donations for the community

The Central Hospital for Tropical Diseases is the country’s top-notch establishment for treating contagious diseases and is the leader in helping other hospitals in fighting viral diseases. Le Van Dung, deputy director of the hospital, says that in the fight against Covid-19, the hospital has manifested its leading position, treating more than half of the […]

19,000 NTPC employees hone skills digitally during lockdown

New Delhi: State-owned power giant NTPC on Monday said the company offered online learning facility to over 19,000 employees during the coronavirus-induced lockdown. “NTPC has offered learning opportunities to its 19,000-plus employees and their family members,” according to a statement by NTPC. To meet requirements of the lockdown imposed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the […]

Tesco investors revolt over £6.4m pay packet for outgoing boss

Ahead of the meeting, several major investor groups had called on shareholders to block the remuneration report, pointing out that removing the online grocer Ocado from the peer group against which it measures its performance inflated Mr Lewis’s bonus from £800,000 to £2.4m.

Motorsport Tickets partners with Ignition Performance

“Ignition are unique,” explains Nick Butcher, Co-founder of Ignition. “We take businesses behind the pit wall, on a fully immersive learning experience at Motorsport venues such as the Williams Conference Centre or Red Bull Racing’s new MK7 facility. With a range team building challenges, capacity to bring in drivers and team members to share stories […]

Amazon revenues fall short of Wall Street forecasts due to costs of company’s TV content and India expansion

Amazon is investing heavily in a system of trucks, planes and warehouses so orders are sped to Prime members in two days or less, a convenience that few online retailers can afford to match. An employee prepares an order at Amazon’s San Bernardino Fulfillment Center (above)

Apple faces two EU anti-competition probes

the only way developers can sell content and/or subscriptions directly within an iOS app is via Apple’s own system publishers cannot tell users within their apps that the same items can be bought elsewhere – for example via the service’s own website Apple typically charges apps a 30% cut of any sales, although that rate […]

Newfound Carnivores of the Caveman Era

The researchers suggest the cave bears might have eaten fish, but another possibility is “some degree of bear-bear cannibalism,” said University of Arizona zooarchaeologist Mary Stiner, who did not participate in this study. In brown bears, “cannibalism and eliminating rivals and young go hand in hand, as in lions. This behavior is also clear from […]