Deliverect gobbles up $65M for a platform that streamlines online and offline food orders

Restaurants rode a wave of usage of food delivery services like Deliveroo, Uber Eats and DoorDash in the last year, discovering new revenues and ways to connect with diners to offset the fact that in-person trade for many of them had disappeared over.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailApr 21st, 2021

Dealerships explore chat options instead of lead forms

Some dealerships are exploring ways to engage with customers while they're actively shopping online instead of following up after they fill out a website form......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News6 hr. 7 min. ago

Google Goes Nuclear Against Roku By Adding YouTube TV To the Main YouTube App

A week after their broken-down negotiations spilled into the public, Google and Roku still haven't been able to reach a deal to renew YouTube TV's presence on the huge streaming platform. But Google has come up with a workaround in the meantime: it's.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 39 min. ago

Many consumers misinterpret food date labels, yet use them with confidence

Misunderstanding food date labeling is common and educational communications are needed to improve consumer understanding, according to a new study......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News12 hr. 38 min. ago

New guidelines for schools recommend against food bans

Schools and child care centres should train staff on food allergies and have epinephrine available to treat anaphylaxis, but new guidelines do not recommend food bans......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News12 hr. 38 min. ago

Google preemptively adds YouTube TV access to Roku’s YouTube app

A contractual dispute between Roku and Google has now seen the YouTube TV app pulled from Roku's online channel store......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 39 min. ago

Walmart’s Flipkart to cover insurance for all sellers in India and waive additional fees

Walmart-owned Flipkart is exempting storage and cancellation fees for sellers on its marketplace and also providing them with insurance coverage as the top e-commerce platform in India looks to maintain cordial relationships with more than 300,000 se.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News14 hr. 39 min. ago

Downtime extended for Jeep Cherokee, Chrysler minivans

The plants in Belvidere, Ill., and Windsor, Ontario, will remain offline through mid-May because of the global microchip shortage......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News15 hr. 39 min. ago

Mortgage giant Rocket Cos. adds auto finance to its future e-commerce platform

The site, Rocket Auto, will feature vehicle inventory and connect customers directly to auto lender offerings. Rocket Auto currently serves as a white label call center for online used-car retailer Vroom......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News15 hr. 39 min. ago

BizAcuity Banks on Vertica for Blazing-fast Online Gaming Analytics

The rise of online gaming is due in part to its ability to attract users of all social classes. According to Reportlinker (Jan 2021), “Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Gambling estimated at US$443.2 Billion in the year 2020, is p.....»»

Category: blogSource:  verticaRelated News15 hr. 39 min. ago

Why imported veg is still more sustainable than local meat

A former colleague who was a researcher and promoter of local food systems once argued that local meat markets connect children with reality. "If young people do not have a direct experience with food," he told me, "they might think it originates on.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 38 min. ago

Facebook Workplace Surpasses 7M Paid Subscribers, Introduces New App Integrations

Facebook announced its Workplace platform surpassed 7 million paid subscribers and along with it, more integration tools and plugins. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News19 hr. 39 min. ago

Bitmain places orders for 5nm mining chips with TSMC

According to a report from DigiTimes (via Tom’s Hardware), Bitmain’s 5nm chip orders with TSMC will begin at the start of the third quarter before ramping up substantially in Q1 2022. The improved power-efficiency of the foundry’s N5 process wo.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News20 hr. 38 min. ago

Netflix considering "N-Plus" service that offers playlists, podcasts, and the ability to influence shows

Netflix has been sending out a customer survey, seen by Protocol, to gauge reaction to a possible N-Plus hub, which is described as a "future online space where you can learn more about the Netflix shows and things related to them.".....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Swiping, swabbing elevates processing plant food safety

By swiping surfaces in commercial food processing plants with specially designed rapid-testing adenosine triphospate (ATP) swabs—which produce a light similar to the glow of fireflies in the presence of microorganisms—spoilage and foodborne illne.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Strong PC peripheral demand boosts Chicony 1Q21 revenues, profits

Notebook-use keyboard and CCM (compact camera module) maker Chicony Electronics saw its revenues, gross margins and operating profits all hit record highs in the first quarter of 2021, buoyed by a strong influx of orders for PC applications......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Tripod Tech expects new capacity to come online in 2H21

Tripod Technology will have new production lines at its manufacturing site in Xiantao, China's Hubei province get ready for production in June, according to the Taiwan-based PCB manufacturer. Output at the site will be ramping up starting the second.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Longer production lead times to constrain revenue growth at MCU vendors

Taiwan's MCU vendors will see their revenue growth momentum constrained in the short term by extended delivery lead times at foundry and backend houses, although they have abundant orders in hands, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Best cheap Dell laptop deals and sales for May 2021

We’ve sorted through the big online retailers to bring you the best Dell laptop deals and sales available right now......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Online Safety Bill ignoring "epidemic of scams" faced by the UK, experts warn

New laws must be used to make sure online platforms protect their users from scams, the government has been warned......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Trump social media: Twitter suspends account sharing ex-president"s posts

The social media platform said the account was trying to evade Mr Trump's Twitter ban.....»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021