Uber apologises for sexist ‘Wife Appreciation Day’ promo in Bengaluru

Global ride hailing app Uber has apologised after its food delivery service’s ‘Wife Appreciation Day’ promotion in Bengaluru was called out for being ‘sexist’ by social media users from across the world. Through its app, the company had put out a promotional message on Sunday for UberEATS, its food delivery […]

Nenagh’s Cllr John Carroll stands firm against Irish Water’s plans to pump 330m litres per day to Dublin

Cllr John Carroll   The Cathaoirleach of Nenagh Municipal District Council, Cllr John Carroll, has said that he is still resolutely against any attempt to take water from the River Shannon and pump it to Dublin. The Fianna Fail councillor was speaking following a meeting between the local MDC and […]

10 Tips to Protect Your Business and Customers on Data Privacy Day

Having information about clients and customers is important, but ensuring that private information remains secure might be just as vital to the health of a small business. That’s according to data professionals and others who are marking this year’s Data Privacy Day on January 28. Many small businesses are not […]

Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal Claim Massive Sales Numbers on Day 1 of Festive Sales

Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal Claim Massive Sales Numbers on Day 1 of Festive Sales E-commerce majors Snapdeal and Flipkart on Sunday claimed lakhs of transactions on their platforms on the first of the 5-day discount sales even as some consumers expressed woes on the social media about certain glitches. Amazon, which […]

Amazon Offers $10 Off on Alexa-Powered Purchases, Teases Echo-Only Deals on Prime Day

HIGHLIGHTS Amazon offering $10 discount on first purchase via Alexa Amazon to announce more deals on July 12 as part of Prime Day sale Company trying to encourage shopping through voice commands Ahead of its Prime Day sale on July 12, Amazon has started offering exclusive deals via its Echo […]