Month: April 2020

J.R. Smith says he doesn’t drink Hennessy: ‘I hate that s—’

J.R. Smith has had a wild career. He went shirtless. He untied shoes. He gave up a basket while hugging an opposing reserve. He refused to speak with the NBA about a tattoo dispute, summing up his feelings with: “I don’t talk to the police.” He ran out the clock in a tied NBA Finals […]

Work from home is making 67% Indians suffer from sleep deprivation, says study

Aniket Singh, a 42-year-old marketing manager at a multinational firm had no idea, working from home can be so difficult. A father of two school-going kids, Aniket could hardly find any time for relaxation since the lockdown. His day starts rather early, two hours earlier than his usual day, when his young five-year-old son drags […]

Millions unemployed, homebuilding collapses

A record 22 million Americans have sought unemployment benefits over the past month, with millions more filing claims last week, almost wiping out all the job gains since the Great Recession and underscoring the toll on the economy from extraordinary measures to control the novel coronavirus outbreak. The deepening economic slump was also amplified by […]

Google to start reducing Nest camera quality to help ease the strain on broadband networks

Google may start adjusting the quality of video captured by your Nest security camera to help ease the strain put on broadband networks. The company is making the changes at a time when more people than ever are using internet-connected devices at home during the COVID-19 pandemic. “To answer the global call to prioritize internet […]

The best TV shows on Hulu to binge

One of the best parts about having extra free time is binging television. Whether you only have time for just one episode or you don’t have any plans all day, Hulu has more than enough content to fuel that binging habit, especially when it comes to television shows. Whether you’re looking for a chuckle, a […]

Scottie Pippen says Bulls fired him, is unbothered: ‘I like to associate myself with winning’

The Bulls are undergoing a major front-office overhaul – hiring Arturas Karnisovas, demoting John Paxson and firing Gar Forman. Forman wasn’t the first one fired, though. Scottie Pippen had a great career in Chicago. After retiring, he served as “Special Advisors to the President & COO” Michael Reinsdorf. Pippen on Thuzio Live & Unfiltered, via […]

Indian couples share how they maintained their relationship while being separated during the lockdown

While the Internet is buzzing with tips for lovers to make this time of self-quarantine or separation more bearable, it’s quite heartwarming to see couples share their stories on different social media platforms about how they are keeping the spark alive even while being apart for days now. Under normal circumstances, being separated from a […]

Man GLG hires Asia equities head from rival BlackRock

Man GLG, the discretionary investment arm of asset manager Man Group (EMG.L), has hired Andrew Swan from rival BlackRock (BLK.N) to lead its Asia ex-Japan equities business, it said on Thursday. He will join the firm in Sydney in the third quarter to manage a long-only Asia ex-Japan equity strategy and will report directly to […]

Amazon reportedly planning drastic cuts to affiliate commission rates starting next week

Amazon is planning to make dramatic cuts to commission rates for its affiliate marketing program, which allows media organizations, e-commerce companies, and small and independent businesses to receive a cut of revenue from a sale if a customer lands on the product page and purchases the item through a provided link. The cuts go into […]

Sharon Stone blasts Hollywood’s ‘misogynistic’ era of the ’90s: ‘F–kable was equated with workable’

Sharon Stone’s rise to superstardom came in the early 1990s when her iconic leg-crossing scene in “Basic Instinct” went down in history as one of cinema’s most famous on-camera moments. Now, the 62-year-old actress is reflecting on the ’90s era with displeasure as she recalls the ways in which she was critiqued for her appearance, […]