'Downton Abbey: A New Era' is fan service of the highest order

‘Downton Abbey: A New Era’ is fan service of the highest order

Placeholder while article actions load StarSolidStarSolidStarSolidStarOutline(3 stars) Shameless fan service seems to be the defining characteristic of this summer’s biggest franchise films, with “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness” setting a high (or is that low?) bar in its effort to cater to die-hard fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe at the expense of …

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15 Books Like 'Severance' To Add to Your Reading List

15 Books Like ‘Severance’ To Add to Your Reading List

Mike Kim From its very first episode, severity established itself as a high concept show that seamlessly blurred styles and genres. Viewers were riveted by its unique take on work-life balance, biting corporate satire, and often absurd, near-Lynchian visual imagery (waffle parties, anyone?). While a second season has been confirmed, a release date remains far …

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'Huge' pressure for Shanghai to stay COVID-free as lockdown end nears

‘Huge’ pressure for Shanghai to stay COVID-free as lockdown end nears

Shanghai health authorities warn of risks of COVID rebound Some migrant workers looking to leave Shanghai Goldman cuts China GDP forecast, warns of further slip E-commerce giant JD.com says consumers losing confidence SHANGHAI/BEIJING, May 18 (Reuters) – Health authorities in Shanghai faced “huge” pressure to keep China’s most populous city free of COVID-19 as residents …

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The Bank of England can’t save people from this cost of living crisis – that’s Boris Johnson’s job | Sahil Dutta

In the 25 years since the Bank of England was made independent, politicians have happily played along with the idea that they have no place in monetary management. Yet with inflation now reaching 9% – levels last seen 40 years ago – that claim has broken. Instead, senior Conservative MPs scolded the Bank for letting …

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Microwave Transmission Equipment Market Grew 7 Percent in 1Q 2022, According to Dell'Oro Group

Microwave Transmission Equipment Market Grew 7 Percent in 1Q 2022, According to Dell’Oro Group

Component Shortage Continues to Drag on Market REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — According to a new report from Dell’Oro Group, the trusted source for market information about the telecommunications, networks, and data center IT industries, Microwave Transmission equipment revenue grew 7 percent year-over-year in the first quarter of 2022. In the quarter, …

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Is It Really Safe to Invest Right Now?  |  Smart Change: Personal Finance

Is It Really Safe to Invest Right Now? | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Katee Brockman) As stock prices tumble, it can be a nerve-wracking time to be an investor. the S&P 500 has fallen by nearly 16% since the beginning of the year, inching its way toward bear market territory. Some experts believe the market will fall even further before it begins to recover, and watching your investments …

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Pixel Buds Pro

Google Pixel Buds Pro launch countries, prices and color availability detailed

The wireless earbuds will also be capable of charging wirelessly at 2.5W Google announced the Pixel Buds Pro at Google I/O earlier this month. The premium wireless earbuds are slated to go up for pre-order on July 21st and hit stores a week later on July 28th. They will be available in four colors: Coral, …

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