Life lessons I wish I’d learned a decade ago – Business Insiderhttp://www.businessinsider.com/life-lessons-i-wish-id-learned-a-decade-ago-2018-4Life lessons often come from experience, but hopefully my advice can keep you from having to learn them the hard way.
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Wine prices to rise as bad weather brings worst harvest for 50 years | Business | The Guardianhttps://www.theguardian.com/business/2018/mar/09/wine-prices-to-rise-as-bad-weather-brings-worst-harvest-for-50-years?utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GU+Today+main+NEW+H+categories&utm_term=266870&subid=19723158&CMP=EMCNEWEML6619I2It’s the kind of bad news best served with a stiff drink: the price of standard supermarket wines such as prosecco and pinot grigio could rise by up to 30% this year as the impact of 2017’s disastrous harvest is felt on the high street.
News: Can Cryptocurrency Mining Save the Media Business?http://sea.pcmag.com/news/19588/can-cryptocurrency-mining-save-the-media-businessThe media company Salon is testing an alternative to online ads that’ll serve a cryptocurrency miner that can help the publisher generate revenue. The miner—which requires people to opt in—runs over your internet browser and siphons away a PC’s excess computing power to generate a virtual currency called Monero.
George Soros: Facebook and Google a menace to society | Business | The Guardianhttps://www.theguardian.com/business/2018/jan/25/george-soros-facebook-and-google-are-a-menace-to-society?utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GU+Today+main+NEW+H+categories&utm_term=262033&subid=19723158&CMP=EMCNEWEML6619I2Billionaire warns of ‘far-reaching adverse consequences’ for democracy and says social media companies’ ‘days are numbered’
Amazon brings its digital assistant to the office with Alexa for Business – TechRepublichttps://www.techrepublic.com/article/amazon-brings-its-digital-assistant-to-the-office-with-alexa-for-business/?ftag=TRE684d531&bhid=27689259515740508250262421970472At the 2017 AWS re:Invent conference, Amazon unveiled an enterprise-focused version of its cloud-based voice service, providing a service for provisioning and managing Alexa devices in the office. Alexa for Business will help start conferences, can lower blinds, dim lights, make calls, and schedule events in Office 365, G Suite, and on-premises Exchange accounts. Alexa for Business has many integrations, and users can merge their personal and business accounts for shared skills.
Choc horror: fans outraged by Nutella’s secret recipe change | Business | The Guardianhttps://www.theguardian.com/business/2017/nov/07/choc-horror-fans-outraged-by-nutellas-secret-recipe-change?utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GU+Today+main+NEW+H+categories&utm_term=251331&subid=19723158&CMP=EMCNEWEML6619I2Company admits it has ‘fine-tuned’ the chocolate spread to include more fat, more sugar and fewer hazelnuts
What not to order at restaurants – Business Insiderhttp://www.businessinsider.com/worst-foods-to-order-in-restaurants-2017-10?utm_source=pocket&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=pockethitsEvery restaurant is different, of course, but it
The new Apple Watch has traders punishing Swatch – Business Insiderhttp://www.businessinsider.com/apple-watch-series-3-swatch-stock-price-investors-hedging-big-2017-9Swatch, the $21 billion Swiss watchmaker, dropped as much as 4.5% on Wednesday when European trading opened, losing almost $1 billion in market value in the process.