The miso miracle: how to use the ingredient that makes every dish delicious

The miso miracle: how to use the ingredient that makes every dish delicious

When the drinks team behind Dram Bar, on Denmark Street in Soho, were getting ready to launch in 2023, they knew they needed a hot toddy. It was November after all. Head barista David Olukitibi came up with something special that, he says, “crossed the line between chai and toddy”. To a slightly peaty scotch […]

We tried Dodger Stadium’s Tsukiji Gindaco takoyaki flavor in Japan for its limited release

We tried Dodger Stadium’s Tsukiji Gindaco takoyaki flavor in Japan for its limited release

From Japan, to L.A., and back again. Since Shohei Ohtani joined the Los Angeles Dodgers, bits of Japanese culture have continued to make its way to the Dodger Stadium, like Yakult’s sponsorship of the team. And in March this year, Japanese takoyaki chain Tsukiji Gindaco opened a stand in the stadium, much to fans’ delight. […]

Blue Maga: we need to talk about the cult-like turn of the Democratic party

Blue Maga: we need to talk about the cult-like turn of the Democratic party

Is the Democratic party, the self-proclaimed party of liberal values and scientific data, morphing into a Maga-like cult in front of our eyes? Over the past few weeks, the calls for Joe Biden to step aside have been met not with thoughtful critiques or reasoned counter-arguments but with furious accusations of treason, disloyalty, and betrayal. […]

China State Media Says US Democracy ‘In Deep Trouble’ After Trump Shooting

China State Media Says US Democracy ‘In Deep Trouble’ After Trump Shooting

Chinese experts and netizens believe democracy in the United States is “in deep trouble” and a “toxic atmosphere” is building up in the country after the assassination attempt on former President Donald Trump, Chinese state media reported. The Global Times, a nationalistic English-language tabloid published by the ruling Communist Party, reported on Sunday that Chinese […]

Wall Street’s Newest Stock-Split Stock Should Be Avoided Like the Plague — and I’m Not Talking About Broadcom

Wall Street’s Newest Stock-Split Stock Should Be Avoided Like the Plague — and I’m Not Talking About Broadcom

Although all eyes are seemingly on the rise of artificial intelligence (AI), the hottest trend on Wall Street just might be companies conducting stock splits. A stock split is an event that permits publicly traded companies to alter their share price and outstanding share count. Keep in mind that these adjustments are purely cosmetic and […]

BitSummit Drift 2024 Unveils Exciting Line-Up for Stage Event

BitSummit Drift 2024 Unveils Exciting Line-Up for Stage Event

The following is a press release sent to Inven Global. BitSummit, Japan’s longest-running indie games festival, unveils the lineup for this year’s stage events at BitSummit Drift. This year’s event, spanning three days from Friday, July 19 to Sunday, July 21, 2024, will feature music performances, talk panels, and live interviews with renowned industry veterans […]

Ukraine war briefing: ‘Hottest situation’ around Pokrovsk, says Ukrainian military

Ukraine war briefing: ‘Hottest situation’ around Pokrovsk, says Ukrainian military

Ukraine’s army general staff reported intense Russian attacks in the Pokrovsk area of the Donetsk region on Sunday, creating the “hottest situation” along the frontline as the invaders pushed for gains. In an update, the general staff said: “The enemy has already attacked our positions 35 times today in the areas of Novooleksandrivka, Vozdvizhenka, Progress, […]

Helen Keller Said, ‘Never Bend Your Head. Always Hold It High. Look the World Straight in the Eye’?

Helen Keller Said, ‘Never Bend Your Head. Always Hold It High. Look the World Straight in the Eye’?

Claim: Helen Keller said, “Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.” Context The 1955 newspaper article in which the quote was originally published confirms the authenticity of most of the quote, with one notable exception: The final word was “face,” not “eye.” For years, social media posts […]

Beware the rise of the super-app that does everything

Beware the rise of the super-app that does everything

Open this photo in gallery: iPhone fans share a light moment while waiting for the first day sales of iPhone 3GS in Tokyo, Japan, on June 26, 2009.Junji Kurokawa/The Associated Press Kean Birch is director of the Institute for Technoscience & Society and the Ontario Research Chair in Science Policy at York University. I’ve just […]

How will the RNC change?

How will the RNC change?

The Republican National Convention was set to be pretty straightforward this year. Donald Trump had become his party’s undisputed leader, without the in-party doubters of previous runs. Even those Republicans who pointedly went for years without speaking to Trump were set to use this convention to project unity behind their nominee. This year, it was […]

Anime ninja girl butt tissue covers to mount on your wall on sale soon in Japan【Photo】

Anime ninja girl butt tissue covers to mount on your wall on sale soon in Japan【Photo】

Yes, they look even weirder than they would sitting on a table. In some ways, video game/anime franchise Taimanin has a laudably succinct yet informative title. It’s written in Japanese with just three kanji characters, 対魔忍, with the first meaning “anti,” the second “demon,” and the third “ninja.” And since Taimanin is a series about […]

Amazon Prime Day deals are almost here. Should you take advantage of them?

Amazon Prime Day deals are almost here. Should you take advantage of them?

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s summertime, and the bargains seem easy at a time when many consumer prices are high. July sales events have become a seasonal revenue driver for the retail industry since Amazon launched its first Prime Day back in 2015. While consumers may be enticed by the advertised can’t-miss savings on some […]

Russia accuses Biden administration of creating atmosphere for attack on Trump

Russia accuses Biden administration of creating atmosphere for attack on Trump

Open this photo in gallery: A pedestrian buys a copy of the Mail on Sunday at a news stand in London on July 14, showing the reaction to events at former President Trump’s campaign rally in Butler, Pa.Kirsty Wigglesworth/The Associated Press The Kremlin said on Sunday it did not believe the U.S. administration was responsible […]

Snickers Pasta to Gulab Jamun Chat: Viral Bizarre Recipes From 2024 That Will Make You Go Crazy

Snickers Pasta to Gulab Jamun Chat: Viral Bizarre Recipes From 2024 That Will Make You Go Crazy

Fusion food video draw massive traction online. (Photo Credits: X) A food vlogger created a fusion of mutton keema and cake in one of her recent experiments. Anyone, who is updated with recent social media trends, knows how popular bizarre food recipes are. People create recipes with just about anything under the sun. There are […]

Amazon Prime Day deals are almost here. Should you take advantage of them?

Amazon Prime Day deals are almost here. Should you take advantage of them?

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s summertime, and the bargains seem easy at a time when many consumer prices are high. July sales events have become a seasonal revenue driver for the retail industry since Amazon launched its first Prime Day back in 2015. While consumers may be enticed by the advertised can’t-miss savings on some […]

Trump rally shooting: US and world leaders condemn campaign rally attack

Trump rally shooting: US and world leaders condemn campaign rally attack

US president Joe Biden condemned the assassination attempt against Republican rival Donald Trump on Sunday, urged Americans to come together in unity and ordered a review of security at the rally where Mr Trump was wounded. Mr Biden, who has been locked in a bitter campaign battle with Mr Trump ahead of the November 5th […]

Every Championship transfer so far this summer and free agents as Oli McBurnie denies gossip

Every Championship transfer so far this summer and free agents as Oli McBurnie denies gossip

Sheffield Wednesday are setting the pace in the Championship transfer market as Danny Rohl puts his stamp on the squad ahead of his first full season as manager. Rohl has welcomed seven new signings already after a superb second half of last season guided Wednesday to unexpected safety from relegation. In have come some familiar […]

‘The World We Need’: Internet On Video Of Delivery Agents Taking Care Of Restaurant Owner’s Baby

‘The World We Need’: Internet On Video Of Delivery Agents Taking Care Of Restaurant Owner’s Baby

The video is said to be from a restaurant in China’s Henan province. (Photo Credit: Instagram) The footage from a Chinese restaurant highlights the food delivery riders’ kind gesture who stepped in to take care of the owner’s baby. During the hustle and bustle of work hours, many parents find it challenging to juggle responsibilities […]

What to watch in July, from The Decameron adaptation starring Zosia Mamet to the thrilling new Asher Keddie drama Fake

What to watch in July, from The Decameron adaptation starring Zosia Mamet to the thrilling new Asher Keddie drama Fake

We’re in the depths of winter — of course you’re going to be glued to the couch for the rest of July. That only leaves one question: What will you watch? Let me tell you about… The Decameron — Netflix, July 25 Loading YouTube content The year is 1348 and Florence, Italy, is riddled with […]

Super Micro Computer to join Nasdaq-100

Super Micro Computer to join Nasdaq-100

Super Micro Computer  (SMCI)  has been one of the year’s stellar performers. The maker of high-performance, high efficiency computer servers is a key cog in the development of artificial intelligence. Its stock has basked in the glow of the emergence of Nvidia  (NVDA)  and others involved in developing and marketing AI applications. Related: Analysts revamp […]

Dublin GAA star signs for soccer club following All-Ireland exit

Dublin GAA star signs for soccer club following All-Ireland exit

Paul Mannion has decided to sign for his local soccer team following Dublin’s All-Ireland exit to Galway. The Kilmacud Crokes player has opted to play for his local soccer team in Sandyford of St Marys FC. Mannion is no stranger to the game, playing underage football for Home Farm, where he was a real prospect […]

Janet Yellen is a fan of ‘Diners, Drive-ins and Dives,’ In-N-Out burgers, and visiting restaurants to go beyond economic data

Janet Yellen is a fan of ‘Diners, Drive-ins and Dives,’ In-N-Out burgers, and visiting restaurants to go beyond economic data

Janet Yellen has been at the pinnacle of economic policymaking for decades, having previously served as Federal Reserve chief, San Francisco Fed president, and chair of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, among other roles, before becoming Treasury secretary. But her visits to various restaurants at home and abroad have recently earned her legions […]

Starbucks Japan welcomes alpacas for cute summer drinkware line【Photos】

Starbucks Japan welcomes alpacas for cute summer drinkware line【Photos】

There will always be space for cute animals in Japan. Neither coffee beans nor alpacas are native to Japan, but they’re both things the country has developed ab affection for, what with its appreciation for relaxing beverage breaks and cute animals. So it’s not hard to see why the latest round of drinkware being offered […]

Amazon is worried about upstarts like Temu and Shein. Here’s how it’s confronting them.

Amazon is worried about upstarts like Temu and Shein. Here’s how it’s confronting them.

Amazon’s (AMZN) dominance in e-commerce makes any potential threat hard to take seriously. On the surface anyway. But the staggering growth of direct shippers like Temu and Shein, though puny in comparison, has grabbed the attention of the people who run the everything store. And Amazon aims to confront them directly before they get much […]

Amazon is worried about upstarts like Temu and Shein. Here’s how it’s confronting them.

Amazon is worried about upstarts like Temu and Shein. Here’s how it’s confronting them.

Amazon’s (AMZN) dominance in e-commerce makes any potential threat hard to take seriously. On the surface anyway. But the staggering growth of direct shippers like Temu and Shein, though puny in comparison, has grabbed the attention of the people who run the everything store. And Amazon aims to confront them directly before they get much […]

The Recklaws American’s Got Talent

The Recklaws American’s Got Talent

When Canadian country duo the Reklaws appeared on an episode of “America’s Got Talent” last month, some fans were confused. Among the chatter on social media: Why would an established, award-winning band seek the approval of Simon Cowell and other show judges? Siblings Jenna and Stuart Walker said they simply couldn’t turn down an opportunity […]

Why I Sold These 7 Stocks: A Stock Portfolio Spring Cleaning

Why I Sold These 7 Stocks: A Stock Portfolio Spring Cleaning

I’m not a very active stock trader, but my portfolio started to feel outdated recently. It was high time to collect profits from some longtime holdings, and to give up on a couple of unsuccessful ideas. So I ran a late spring cleaning in my individual retirement account (IRA), closing out five stock holdings in […]

I’m Japanese Canadian, but will my baby who passes as white be accepted that way?

I’m Japanese Canadian, but will my baby who passes as white be accepted that way?

This First Person column is the experience of Sachi Lovatt, who lives in Toronto. For more information about CBC’s First Person stories, please see the FAQ. Like many children of immigrants, I disliked my name growing up.  Sachi — although easy to pronounce (“Sa” like sat, “chi” like cheese) — was the butt of jokes […]