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Science

How to Shop the Wine Market Today, From Avoiding Hype to

In April of 2021, oddly beautiful images of vineyards in France, the rows illuminated by fire pots, bounced around the internet. From Chablis to the Jura and beyond, the mercury unseasonably plunged, frost moved in and widespread damage to vines threatened the vintage before it had even begun. Those fire pots were an attempt to […]

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Entertainment

Netflix Scraps Two Completed Films, Will Shop to New Distributors

Home Movie News Netflix Scraps Two Completed Films, Will Shop to New Distributors ‘The Inheritance’ and ‘House/Wife’ are seeking new homes. Netflix is offloading two finished movies The Inheritance directed by Alejandro Brugués and House/Wife by director Danis Goulet, The Hollywood Reporter revealed. There’s an ongoing wave of multiple series and movies getting scrapped even […]

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Entertainment

Netflix Offloads Two Completed Films, Filmmakers Shop Projects

A trend among entertainment companies as Hollywood continues its will-they/won’t-they relationship with a possible recession is the unloading of completed projects. The move has been seen across the industry, from AMC+ to Parmaount+ and Disney to HBO Max. Now The Hollywood Reporter has learned of two completed Netflix feature films, The Inheritance and House/Wife, that […]

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UK

70 firefighters tackle large blaze at London Kebab shop

London Fire Brigade (LFB) have reported that around 70 firefighters are currently responding to the incident. The LFB Twitter account said around 10.30pm: “10 fire engines and around 70 firefighters are responding to a fire on Walthamstow High Street. More information to follow.” UKNIP247 reported that the fire is “well-developed” and started around 10pm which […]

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Finance

Thrifty couple share three tips to slash the cost of food shop

Gemma Parry, 36, and their partner Mel, have been cutting back on costs while still managing to cook up tasty family meals for as little as 58 pence a portion. The couple from Wrexham in Wales are also into their fitness and swear by their £55 MuscleFood hamper which they claim helps them stay healthy […]

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Technology

Alphabet cuts 12,000 jobs after pandemic hiring spree, refocuses

Jan 20 (Reuters) – Google’s parent Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O) is cutting about 12,000 jobs as it faces “a different economic reality”, it said in a staff memo, doubling down on artificial intelligence (AI) and axing staff who support experimental projects. The job cuts affect 6% of its workforce, and follows thousands of layoffs at tech […]

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Entertainment

Nasdaq eyes higher open on Netflix boost

Netflix co-founder Hastings steps down as CEO Google parent Alphabet to lay off 12,000 workers SLB up after beating Q4 profit estimates Futures mixed: Nasdaq up 0.68%, Dow down 0.03%, S&P up 0.23% Jan 20 (Reuters) – Nasdaq futures rose on Friday, after Netflix kicked off the earnings season for the growth sector on a […]

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Technology

Apple appeals investigation by UK competition watchdog

LONDON, Jan 20 (Reuters) – Technology giant Apple (AAPL.O) has filed an appeal against an investigation by Britain’s competition watchdog into the dominance of its mobile browsers in the cloud gaming market. Last November, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), Britain’s competition regulator, launched a full investigation into cloud gaming and mobile browsers on concerns […]

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Technology

Didi Global’s ride-hailing app back on Apple app stores in China

BEIJING, Jan 20 (Reuters) – Chinese technology company Didi Global’s domestic ride-hailing app has returned to China’s domestic Apple app store (AAPL.O), according to checks by Reuters on Friday. It also returned to some Android app stores on Tuesday. read more Didi has been awaiting approval to resume new user registrations and downloads of its […]

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Technology

Microsoft to shed 10,000 jobs, adding to glut of tech layoffs

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 18 (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) on Wednesday said it would eliminate 10,000 jobs and take a $1.2 billion charge to earnings, as its cloud-computing customers reassess their spending and the company braces for potential recession. The layoffs add to the tens of thousands announced in recent months across the technology sector, […]