Beyonce’s Godiva moment

Beyonce was inspired by Lady Godiva for the cover of her upcoming album Renaissance. After releasing her previous two albums Beyonce announced the album’s title and 29 July release date last month before dropping its lead single, the house-influence Break My Soul. She rolled out the album’s cover artwork which depicts her in a minimalist…

Our Cultural obsession with unequal and unfaithful relationship

I am a Fan, is filled with blogs or Instagram posts, mining the darkest depths of seduction and charts the moods and frustrations of an unnamed woman in thrall to a toxic older lover. North London-born, Sheena Patel, who was chosen as one of the Observer’s Top 10 best debut novelists, uses the story of…

Battle of our wallets and freedom

Paying in cash, like using a payphone or typewriter, is often sniffed in our cashless society, as your pound and penny coins, and notes are treated as inconvenient and dirty products of the past, and wonder who gets left behind? Are we seeing the end of true privacy as the cashless future take-over? You could pay…

Cost of a pint climbs to £8 in London

The price of a pint in London has hit £8.06 for the first time as pubs struggle to cope with spiraling inflation. Pub companies are threatening further rises because of sharp increases in the cost of grain as a result of the conflict in Ukraine, which is a prime supplier, along with rises in energy…

Elon Musk put an end to remote working in Tesla

  Tesla  CEO Elon Musk has given an ultimatum to staff to return to the office full-time declaring that working remotely is no longer acceptable. People who are unwilling to abide by the new rules can “pretend to work somewhere else” Mr. Musk said on Twitter when asked about the policy. Everyone at Tesla is…

Booktok sponsors Hay Festival

Chinese-owned TikTok video-sharing app platform is the new “digital media partner” of the Hay Festival on the Welsh Borders, which returned with a flourish for its first full “in-person” gathering out of the pandemic since 2019. The festival had respectful mac-clad enthusiasts, with an eclectic range of events from snatches of Bach to Bad Sex…

Johnny Depp wins $15m in defamation case against Amber Heard

Johnny Depp  (58) wins  $15m, in his libel case over an article in which his ex-wife said she was a victim of abuse, and Heard wins $2m after jurors find Deep defamed her via his lawyer. The Jury awarded Depp $10m ( £8m) in compensatory damages and $5m in punitive damages. The jury found that…

WhatsApp is launching a customer-business chat

WhatsApp is launching a new service for businesses to communicate directly with their customers. The cloud-based messaging system is one of several platforms where Meta is launched more shopping-focused features, which will be free for smaller firms. Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the development would help companies customise their experience. “ The best business experiences…

$1 Trillion Crypto Crash

  A $1 trillion crypto crash wipes out the price of Avalanche, Bitcoin, BNB,  Cardano, Ethereum, and Solana. Two main cryptocurrencies Stablecoins from the crypto project Terra have gone into free fall prompting the incident of a Ponzi scheme akin to the collapse of Lehman Brothers which precipitated in 2008 financial crisis. UST created by…

Elon Musk says he would reverse Twitter’s ban on Donald Trump

Elon Musk said that if he closes Twitter buy, he would reverse the permanent ban and let former President Donald J. Trump back into the social network, undoing the social network’s decision after Mr. Trump’s tweets about the riots at the US Capital last year. Elon Musk, the Tesla CEO who is soon to own…