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All-you-can-eat Chinese restaurant forced to close after everyone eats all they can eat

If there’s one rule to live by it’s to never promise more than you can deliver.<p>And one hotpot restaurant in China is now learning that the hard …

Nando’s has launched a new medium hot coconut and lemon sauce

Nando’s has just launched a new sauce and it sounds delicious.<p>Today Nando’s took to its Instagram to unveil a new lemon and coconut sauce.<p>They shared …

5 Of The World's Oldest Wine Bars

5 Of The World’s Oldest Wine Bars<p>3 minute Read<p>Wine has played an important role in the world. It has been involved in ceremony, tradition and …

Delivery boom is changing everything about the restaurant business

NEW YORK — Micha Magid would prefer that guests grab a table to enjoy the sweet corn fritters, chicken wings and "brontosaurus" ribs served at Mighty Quinn's Barbecue, his restaurant chain.<p>But so many diners want their food delivered to their front doors instead that the eateries have to carve out …

Hospitality

French MPs force vegetarian food producers to mince their words

French MPs have voted to ban producers of vegetarian meat substitutes from using words such as steak, bacon or sausage to describe their products if they are are not partly or wholly composed of meat.<p>The measure, approved on Thursday, was proposed by MP Jean-Baptiste Moreau, who argued that …

Vegetarian Food

Recipes for marathon success from Michel Roux Jr (who has run 21 of them)

With the London Marathon looming, the annual event's 40,000 runners are putting in last-minute preparations. Participants will be fitting in a final run, taking in as much sleep as possible, and keeping well hydrated (it's going to be a scorcher).<p>Food is vital to a successful race – a healthy mix …

8 Bottles of Affordable Whiskey You Should Always Have on Your Cart

Whether you’re finally setting up that bar cart for the first time in a new place, or you’re just trying to explore the world of whiskey, it’s about …

The perfect ... shepherd’s pie | Felicity Cloake

I once made a formal, if ever-so-slightly slurred, complaint in a Kansas City bar regarding a shepherd’s pie that arrived filled with best US chuck steak. That’s how strongly I feel about this homely lamb dish and its beefy cottage cousin, even if, according to Clarissa Dickson-Wright, they’re less …

Recipes

On the Vegan Scale

<i>It’s hard to change a habit, even if there’s a good reason for it. And comedian Nato Green thinks he has a pretty darn good reason.</i>I’m one of the …

Teachable raises $4M to create a tool to turn any online class into a true business

Online coursework is exploding across all kinds of verticals and fields of expertise — but those courses inevitably end up on platforms like Udemy, and for Ankur Nagpal, that’s really not a way to build a true business.<p>That’s why Nagpal started Teachable, a platform for experts that want to create …

Education Technology

Hands and pans: the boiled-down recipe videos cooking up a storm

It is past midnight and I sit enraptured by the drama of melted cheese. A moment ago, two hands had pressed a mix of broccoli and cheddar into a loaf tin lined with flattened raw chicken and sliced ham. At 1min 24sec, the tin is taken out of an oven that I never see. At 1min 48sec, as the hands use …

Social Media

Nissan vai exibir partidas da UEFA Champions League através de streaming

A <b>Nissan</b> preparou uma ação especial para os jogos decisivos da <b>UEFA Champions League</b>. A partir de hoje, 03/04, quando começam as partidas das quartas …

Whisky, la historia de un mito sin fronteras

Escocés, irlandés, islandés, estadounidense, japonés e incluso indio: el mundo del whisky, un destilado de la malta fermentada de cereales envejecido …

This Tampa Restaurant Only Serves Foods That Start With the Letter ‘C’

The letter “C”: Is it all that exciting? It does sort of look like an open-mouthed Pac-Man, or maybe a doughnut with a bite taken. Also, it is the third letter in the alphabet, a respectable ranking that comes in just behind “A” and “B.” So, sure, that’s enough reason to open a whole restaurant …

Tampa Bay

The future of retail is happening right now in China

If you need evidence of the US retail sector’s precarious condition, consider that more than 9,000 stores closed last year, and another 12,000 are on the chopping block this year, according to commercial property firm Cushman & Wakefield.<p>Despite a 4.2% rise in 2017 over the previous year, US retail …

eCommerce

What’s Next for Humanity: Automation, New Morality and a ‘Global Useless Class’

LONDON — What will our future look like — not in a century but in a mere two decades?<p>Terrifying, if you’re to believe Yuval Noah Harari, the Israeli historian and author of “Sapiens” and “Homo Deus,” a pair of audacious books that offer a sweeping history of humankind and a forecast of what lies …

Artificial Intelligence

Why This Tech Executive Says Her Plan to Disrupt Education Is Different

MELBOURNE, Australia — At Lumineer Academy, a newly opened primary school in Williamstown, Australia, there is no homework. There are no classrooms, uniforms or traditional grades.<p>Instead, there are “creator spaces,” “blue-sky thinking” sessions and “pitch decks.”<p>If the school — furnished like a …

Google wants to teach more people AI and machine learning with a free online course

A new ‘Learn with Google AI’ site will serve as a hub for AI and machine learning resources<p>Machine learning and AI are some of the biggest topics in the tech world right now, and Google is looking to make those fields more accessible to more people with its new Learn with Google AI website.<p>Google …

How to Make Wylie Dufresne’s Incredibly Creamy Scrambled Egg Sandwich

It's time to start whisking cream cheese into your scrambled eggs.<p><i>Wylie Dufresne breaks down the expert egg technique behind his grilled cheese-egg sandwich hybrid at Du's Donuts in NYC. It’s the only non-donut item on the menu, so you know it’s gotta be good.</i><p>My love of eggs has been long and …

18 Fantastic Permeable Facades

Recently, a new trend in architecture has emerged: Several of the latest projects highlighted by <i>ArchDaily</i>, including some winners in the Building of …

Architecture

Apple will disconnect ‘obsolete’ first-gen Apple TV from iTunes in May

PCs running Vista and XP won’t be compatible either<p>Apple has announced today it will drop iTunes support for some older devices from May 25. This includes the first-generation Apple TV, and also any PC running Windows XP or Vista. The company is introducing new security changes which will prevent …

Smart TV

10 receitas de drinks com vermute que vão animar sua noite

Feito à base de vinho, o vermute é uma bebida aromatizada e preparada com a utilização de ervas, raízes, flores ou sementes. A comercialização da …

Madrid names street after female inventor of mechanical 'ebook'

Ángela Ruiz Robles came up with ‘mechanical, electric and air-pressure driven method for reading’ in 1949<p>Four decades after her death, a Spanish teacher who invented an ingenious mechanical forerunner to today’s ebooks has had a street in Madrid named in her honour.<p>In 1949, Ángela Ruiz Robles, a …

Madrid

Google Assistant will support over 30 languages by year-end, become multilingual

Google Assistant, the search giant’s answer to Alexa that lives on Android smartphones, tablets, and Google Home speakers, will expand to more languages over the course of the year, to cover 95 percent of all eligible Android smartphones, Google announced this morning. It will also soon become …

Android News

Europa. Tesla já vende mais que Mercedes ou BMW

Os números não mentem: segundo dados obtidos pela empresa JATO Dynamics, relativos a 2017, a norte-americana Tesla vendeu, só na Europa, 16.132 Model …

Tripe Day, Waffle Day, Nutella Day – when did food get so needy?

There are days for sushi, carrots, hummus, if you’re interested, which you shouldn’t be because you’re better than that<p>So how did you celebrate World Nutella Day? What do you mean, you missed it? How could you miss something as important as that? It was just before National Pizza Day and just a …

Waffles

Els dolços més tradicionals de Catalunya

CUINA.CAT<p>21/02/2018<p>Es pot mesurar la dolçor d'un país per la quantitat de dolços que s'hi elaboren? Si és així, Catalunya és dolça, molt dolça. …

Facebook inks music licensing deal with ICE covering 160 territories, 290K rightsholders on FB, Insta, Oculus and Messenger

Facebook today took its latest step towards making good on paying out royalties to music rightsholders around tracks that are used across its multiple platforms and networks. The company has signed a deal with ICE Services — a licensing group and copyright database of some 31 million works that …

Social Media

Bosch starts new division, acquires U.S. carpooling start-up

(Reuters) - Germany's Robert Bosch [ROBG.UL] on Wednesday created a new division to expand its reach in the markets for ride services and connected vehicles and acquired a small U.S. ride services company as part of the strategic shift.<p>The carpooling start-up Splitting Fares Inc, whose app connects …