Restaurant buyer expresses gratitude by leaving a $2,000 tip

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Whereas it's thought-about good type to tip properly, tipping $2,000 is one thing else completely.

The employees at Blue 44, a restaurant in Washington, D.C., had their religion in humanity revived when one in every of their regulars determined to tip $2,000 for a $ninety three invoice

The beneficiant patron and his eating companion ate fried hen, gumbo and drank Previous Chub Scotch Ale earlier than departing. On the backside of the invoice, the patron had specified that the tip must be divvied up: $1,000 to the chef, James Turner, and $500 every for waitress Laura Dally and restaurant proprietor Christofer Nardelli. Read more...

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This mannequin is in an Instagram relationship together with her smiling poop emoji pillow, ‘Mr. Fecal’

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Should you had a selection between which emoji you'd wish to snuggle probably the most, you KNOW what the reply can be: the smiling poop emoji, naturally

Nicely, one fortunate woman is attending to do exactly that. About two months in the past, mannequin and actress Nargis Fakhri (who will seem in Paul Feig's upcoming Spy) acquired a really particular present: a pillow within the form of the aforementioned beloved poop emoji

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Since that day, Fakhri and the pillow, whom she has dubbed "Mr. Fecal" have been inseparable. The 2 companions can typically be seen touring collectively .. Read more...

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Rihanna’s ‘Keep’ video with out music is only a tremendous uncomfortable tub

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Rihanna's music video for "Keep" options the singer taking a really angsty tub, which seems to be a terrific search for RiRi. However take away the music, and she or he simply appears bodily uncomfortable

The water sloshing across the tub and her pores and skin squeaking towards porcelain strip any serenity away from a soothing tub. Her moans are not directed at an irresistible paramour, somewhat they appear to be an indictment of the water's temperature. Is just too scorching? Too chilly? Please clarify your struggling to us.

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On a price range? Asus’s ZenFone 2 is a ton of smartphone efficiency for $300

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The final time Asus launched a smartphone in North America, it was an entire failure. Do you even keep in mind the PadFone 2? No? In fact you do not. It was a foolish product.

The ZenFone 2 is a again to fundamentals strategy: $199 will get you an unlocked 5.5-inch smartphone with Android 5.zero Lollipop, a 1.8GHz Intel Atom processor, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of inner storage (expandable by way of a microSD card slot), thirteen-megapixel rear digital camera, 5-megapixel selfie digital camera, three,000 milliamp-hour (mAh) battery and twin SIM card slots.

It is a good bundle of specs to start out, however what you actually need is the $299 mannequin, which bumps up the processor to a quicker 2.3GHz, doubles the RAM to 4GB (a primary world's first for any smartphone) and quadruples the interior storage to 64GB. Read more...

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Australia’s prime minister does not get why youngsters ought to study to code

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Query Time in Australia's Federal Parliament is hardly a spot for elevated dialogue — in any case, that is when spurious references to Judas, Dr. Goebbels and the Nazis fly about like confetti.

Nonetheless, it might be higher if Prime Minister Tony Abbott didn't use the parliamentary session as a chance to make mild of a significant issue: The way forward for expert, tech-savvy labour in Australia.

On Wednesday, Invoice Shorten, the chief of the Labor Social gathering and Australia's opposition, requested the prime minister whether or not he would decide to supporting Labor's push to have coding taught in each main faculty in Australia. This is a vital step, he stated, "to make sure our youngsters have the talents for the roles of the longer term financial system." Shorten posted the video on his Facebook page. Read more...

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Pinterest Testing Implicit Bias Coaching For Managers

FullSizeRender Variety is a operating theme throughout this yr’s Code convention, however in contrast to a number of the different CEO friends, Pinterest CEO Ben Silberman was properly-versed on what the range statistics are at his firm. Pinterest, thanks largely to the efforts of Tracy Chou, a outstanding software program engineer, launched its first international variety report final July, with the outcomes displaying that Pinterest was… Read More

GoPro unveils drone, six digital camera array for VR content material

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RANCHOS PALOS VERDES, California — GoPro is lifting off and branching out.

After spending years driving on the bellies of different individuals's drones, GoPro is lastly constructing its personal quadrocopter for shoppers. "Quads plus GoPro has been one of the crucial enabling mixtures," stated GoPro CEO Nick Woodman, who introduced the brand new product at Re/code's Code Convention Wednesday.

Woodman stated the digital camera maker determined to construct their very own drone once they realized the expansion of the sector reminded them of the early days of the GoPro enterprise. "I feel that it is core sufficient to our enterprise that it is sensible for us to make our personal," defined Woodman. Read more...

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Dash plans for community dominance, regardless of typically being rated final

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RANCHOS PALOS VERDES, California — From worst to first, that is primarily the promise Dash CEO Marcelo Claure made on Wednesday at Re/code's Code Convention.

Simply eight months into his job, Claure advised Re/code's Ina Fried that Dash owns extra spectrum than another service and "within the subsequent 18 to 24 months our community might be ranked No. 1 or No. 2 in each single market."

It is a tall order for a community that is typically rated final, however Claure stated Dash is already making progress. The corporate has undertaken an enormous community overhaul. In consequence, Dash is not final for community high quality and, by one measure, T-Cellular is now rated final, stated Claure. Read more...

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SumoMe Is An App Retailer For Instruments To Develop Your On-line Visitors

sumome “The primary app retailer for web sites” — that’s how AppSumo co-founder Noah Kagan describes the corporate’s new-ish product SumoMe. What does that really imply? Principally, Kagan goals to create a one-cease store (sure, it’s a cliché, however one I really feel justified utilizing because it’s a literal retailer) the place individuals can discover instruments to enhance their web sites. Simply add simply… Read More

SumoMe Is An App Retailer For Instruments To Develop Your On-line Visitors

sumome “The primary app retailer for web sites” — that’s how AppSumo co-founder Noah Kagan describes the corporate’s new-ish product SumoMe. What does that really imply? Principally, Kagan goals to create a one-cease store (sure, it’s a cliché, however one I really feel justified utilizing because it’s a literal retailer) the place individuals can discover instruments to enhance their web sites. Simply add simply… Read More