George Floyd : Democrats, knees, eight minutes and 46 seconds

After Trump’s Statement: Facebook checks dealing with controversial Posts Due to the ongoing debate on the handling of controversial Comments by US President Donald Trump ends Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg has made improvements in view. The company will review its dealings with government threats of violence and with publications that might affect the turnout, said […]

George Floyd : hundreds take on the aufgebahrten coffin farewell

After Trump’s Statement: Facebook checks dealing with controversial Posts Due to the ongoing debate on the handling of controversial Comments by US President Donald Trump ends Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg has made improvements in view. The company will review its dealings with government threats of violence and with publications that might affect the turnout, said […]

“Dispatches from Elsewhere”: The true story behind Jason Segel’s hit series

MSometimes the most stupid story is true, for example this: A young man walks past one of these pieces of paper, which are stuck to many lampposts in all cities. So he learns from the Jejune Institute, which invented the “Poli Water”, does something as mysterious as “socio-reingeneering” and maybe promises a better, but definitely […]

“Dispatches from Elsewhere”: The most extraordinary series since Twin Peaks

Was now? Is that magic now? Twin peaks for Disneyland fans? Alice in Wonderland from Philadelphia? Are we talking about agents? A conspiracy? Are they really serious? One of the habits of the new streaming age is that critics are not adequately supplied with material. They are given two, three, four episodes of season one, […]

Airbnb cuts every fourth job worldwide

San Francisco, Dusseldorf Apartment broker Airbnb has announced that it will cut its workforce by 25 percent in the corona crisis. Around 1,900 employees worldwide are affected, CEO Brian Chesky wrote in an email to the staff this Tuesday, which the Bloomberg news agency referred to. “We are going through the worst crisis of our […]

Idir, Berber without borders – Culture / Next

Seghir Lazri is a sociologist. He works in particular on the social vulnerability of athletes in the “Sociosports” column on liberation.fr. In this text, he pays tribute to the singer Idir, who disappeared on Saturday. “With him, part of my childhood, my culture and my identity went away …”, he reacted on Twitter. The disappearance […]

At war with boredom: crossbows, parmesan and photo montages

1- With cannibal punks 2008: a deadly virus hits the UK. Forties, panic, chaos, violence, Scotland finds itself surrounded by titanium walls. 2035: the virus resurfaces and, after locating a vaccine in the Scottish no-go-zone, a raging and ultra-charismatic super-cop with a bionic eye is sent on suicide mission. Wait, it’s not over: once in […]

Plastic pandemic: plastics against corona viruses – the forbidden savior

Dhe safe masks are made of polypropylene, the protective glasses are made of polycarbonate. Panels made of plexiglass and foils made of polyethylene contain the disease. In the fight against the pandemic, the arsenal of weapons is made of plastic. Plastikschmiede is the name of a young German company that uses plastic granules to print […]

Which startups get money despite Corona

San Francisco / Hamburg David Lee is relieved: “We wanted to remain self-determined,” says the Chief Financial Officer of Impossible Foods to the Handelsblatt: “This is the only way we can take the best next steps for the company.” And he succeeded. In mid-March, when the corona pandemic was already spreading worldwide, his company, a […]

Resistance to food delivery services is growing in the United States

San Francisco Tad’s Steakhouse doesn’t want to be prescribed anything. “15 percent discount on all food and beverages” is written large in the shop window of the traditional steak house on Ellis Street in San Francisco Downtown. Locals and tourists have come to Tad’s since 1955 to enjoy the famous “Broiled Steaks”. But the corona […]