Consumer goods giant Unilever has confirmed plans to cut 1,500 jobs under a shake-up of its global operations. The maker of Dove soap-to-Marmite, which made the announcement after details were apparently leaked on Monday evening, said the cuts to senior and junior management roles were the result of a new, simpler organisational structure. The company
But wait, there’s more… Turnpike is LOADING up on some country music festivals this year. Today, we learned that the Turnpike Troubadours are co-headlining the Windy City Smokeout with Willie Nelson this year, and headlining the Jackalope Jamboree in Pendleton Oregon as well. Of course, these announcements are in addition to the back to back
This The Gilded Age review contains spoilers for “Never the New, Part 1” and “Never the New, Part 2.” The Gilded Age‘s two-part premiere episode is 90 minutes of epic period drama world-building. In the new HBO series, creator Julian Fellowes melds many of the storytelling tropes and elements that made Downton Abbey a worldwide
Realme 9 Pro and Realme 9 Pro+ smartphones are inching towards their launch in India. Ahead of the official debut, the renders of the handsets have surfaced online, suggesting the colour options for the two phones. Realme is said to bring the new smartphones in three distinct colour options, namely Aurora Green, Midnight Black, and
One of the people involved in Arnold Schwarzenegger‘s multi-car wreck couldn’t believe her eyes … not only because of the movie stunt-like crash, but because she’s a huge fan of his. Habiba Muminova was one of the drivers who had a close encounter with Arnold’s SUV in Friday’s crash, and she tells TMZ … she
Just as the Omicron wave may have broken across the U.S. comes word of another version of the more transmissible variant, dubbed BA.2. It’s been nicknamed by some “stealth Omicron” because it seems to evade identification better than its predecessor. While other new variants that seemed worrisome — like Mu or Lambda — have had
Guillermo del Toro animated version of Pinocchio, inspired by Gris Grimly’sillustrated edition of the book, was announced in 2018. It stars Ewan McGregor as Cricket (the narrator), and other announced cast members include Cate Blanchett and Tilda Swinton. Geppetto will be voiced by David Bradley and Pinocchio by Gregory Mann. [embedded content][embedded content] The trailer
In the beginning, there was only the video camera and the birthday party. Long before the endless album delays and perpetually in-progress tracks, before the eclipsing-the-main-event listening parties, before the beautiful dark twisted fantasies, before the tabloids and tantrums and meltdowns and fashion lines and presidential bids (but not before the ego trips — let’s
The smell of savory chicken legs, endless wacky carnival games and the sight of hogs racing. For the past two years, these enduring hallmarks of the Los Angeles County Fair have taken a back seat to the coronavirus pandemic. Fairplex in Pomona, home to the fair, shifted gears in March 2020 from funnel cakes, expos
Boris Johnson has warned that “gloomy” intelligence suggested Russia was planning a lightning raid on Ukraine’s capital Kyiv as fears grow of an invasion – with NATO sending additional ships and jets to its deployments in eastern Europe. The alliance said it could also add additional combat units in response to Russia’s military build-up on
Downing Street has disputed a report suggesting Boris Johnson held a birthday party inside Number 10 attended by up to 30 people during the first lockdown. ITV News understands the prime minister’s wife, Carrie Johnson, helped to arrange the event which was held just after 2pm the afternoon of 19 June – Mr Johnson’s birthday.
I recently hopped on the Lookout podcast to talk about virtual private networks (VPNs) and how they’ve been extended beyond their original use case of connecting remote laptops to your corporate network. Even in this new world where people are using personal devices and cloud apps, VPN continues to be the go-to solution for remote
At the start of the new year, global NFT sales leapt over the $4 billion mark. Simultaneously, like the stench of a bloated trash bag busting open, talk of scamming in the space spread with gusto: Google searches for “NFT scam” hit an all-time high the week of Jan. 1. With droves of people buying
Consumer goods giant Unilever is preparing to cut thousands of management jobs across the business in a “major initiative” due to be announced within days. The cuts will form part of a shake-up, flagged last week by the Marmite to Domestos maker, intended to “drive greater agility, improve category focus, and strengthen accountability”. Unilever declined
Unless it’s something that’s already in the works… a new season of Yellowstone, a new season of Ozark… I don’t really get all that excited for a new television show. It just feels like a such a commitment, especially when you’re expecting a number of season… However, this new George & Tammy series looks fantastic. Starring Jessica Chastain as the
Pokémon Legends: Arceus is a game of many firsts for the Pokémon franchise. The game is the first entry in the series to provide an open world, Breath of the Wild-like experience (even though it isn’t technically a full open world game), and, most importalty for our purposes today, Arceus is supposed to be the
The second season of Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon is moving forward, and the series became a lot more interesting in 2022. If you didn’t know, the show just reunited Moroha with her parents, and Inuyasha is loving newly found freedom with Kagome. However, things aren’t going so well for Sesshomaru’s brood, but a new promo suggests
OnePlus 9 and OnePlus 9 Pro smartphones are getting a new OxygenOS 12 update based on Android 12. The update brings a lot of features including some system-level optimisations, dark mode customisation, enhancements in Gallery, camera, and Canvas AOD as well as fixes to various issues. OnePlus says the latest update includes some region-specific features.
Who else but hosts Wendy Stuart and Tym Moss could “spill the tea” on their weekly show “If These Walls Could Talk” live from Pangea Restaurant on the Lower Eastside of NYC, with their unique style of honest, and emotional interviews, sharing the fascinating backstory of celebrities, entertainers, recording artists, writers and artists and bringing
Universal Studios has pissed off some moviegoers whose jam is clearly Ana de Armas … and they’re outraged she was advertised as a star of the film, “Yesterday,” but ended up on the cutting room floor. Two consumers say they plunked down $3.99 to watch the movie about the dude who hits his head and
A motorcyclist riding what was suspected to be a stolen motorcycle died on Thursday when traveling at extremely high speeds. The vehicle was being followed by LAPD, who noted that the bike was stolen, when he crashed head-on into another vehicle causing the biker to launch into the air.