Twitter Explodes With Memes After Cafe Coffee Day Employee Slaps Customer Who’d Found A Cockroach

Twitter Explodes With Memes After Cafe Coffee Day Employee Slaps Customer Who’d Found A Cockroach

You’d think that having cockroaches found in the fridge might be a worst-case scenario for a food outlet, but that’s only until your employee ends up slapping the customer who reports it. Cafe Coffee Day happened to be in this unfortunate position yesterday. Its ordeal was made worse by the fact that the entire incident was captured on video, which promptly went viral. And while the charges are still unproven – lawyers from both sides are…

The Death Of A Startup: This Is What Stayzilla’s Last Days Were Like

The Death Of A Startup: This Is What Stayzilla’s Last Days Were Like

On 23rd February, Stayzilla CEO Yogendra Vasupal published his first ever post on the company’s new blog – and it wasn’t good news. Stayzilla will be rebooting its operations, the post somberly declared. The company had had enough of the discount wars, and was choosing to bow out.   The announcement was met with shock by the startup community – Stayzilla had raised over Rs. 200 crore, and was thought by many to be a successful, fledgling company. But more…

10 Simple Exercises You Can Do In Your Office

10 Simple Exercises You Can Do In Your Office

Need that zap of energy to get you through your working day? We got you covered. Emerge Fitness USA has made a handy list of some simple exercises one can do at their workdesks.T Staying motivated and productive during your 8 hours in the office can sometimes prove to be a challenge. Prolonged hours of sitting might make you restless, hamper your creativity and lower your defence against stress. Your health is also at risk. Apart…

Case Against TVF Founder Arunabh Kumar To Be Closed As No Victim Has Come Forward

Case Against TVF Founder Arunabh Kumar To Be Closed As No Victim Has Come Forward

TVF founder Arunabh Kumar can finally breathe easy. No victim of his supposed sexual harassment has come forward before the Mumbai police, which means that the police will now soon close the case registered against him. Lawyer Rizwan Siddiqui had urged the police to file a third-person FIR against Kumar 10 days ago, and had asked the victims to come forward and recount their experiences. With nobody approaching the Mumbai Police, the probe will soon be closed. This…

Stayzilla CEO Yogendra Vasupal’s Bail Petition Dismissed Again, Police Now On Lookout For Cofounder

Stayzilla CEO Yogendra Vasupal’s Bail Petition Dismissed Again, Police Now On Lookout For Cofounder

Things aren’t working out for jailed Stayzilla CEO Yogendra Vasupal. The courts have again quashed his bail petition, meaning that the entrepreneur will continue to remain in prison. Vasupal, who had been arrested two weeks ago on charges of fraud and not paying dues to his vendors, has now now been sent back to Puzhal jail. The police are now on the lookout for Vasupal’s cofounder Sachit Singhi. Last week, a Special Metropolitan Magistrate court had dismissed his…

This Girl Has Been Making Money Off A Simple Yet Hilarious Scam On Tinder

This Girl Has Been Making Money Off A Simple Yet Hilarious Scam On Tinder

  If you thought that the worst thing you could get off Tinder is an STD and some lower self esteem, think again. Maggie Archer, a student of Western State University, has discovered a way to make money off lovelorn singles on Tinder. Unlike perpetrators of other scams, she doesn’t assume a fake identity. She doesn’t concoct a fake story with inheritances and bank accounts. She doesn’t even have a sob story. She, quite simply, asks…

Elon Musk Has Launched A New Startup That’ll Implant Electrodes Into Human Brains To Make Them Smarter

Elon Musk Has Launched A New Startup That’ll Implant Electrodes Into Human Brains To Make Them Smarter

If you thought Elon Musk was already working on enough world-changing ideas, he’s just added another one to the list. Musk has launched Neuralink Corp, a startup working on what he calls “neural lace” technology. The idea, in true Muskian fashion sounds outlandish – Neuralink will work on implanting tiny brain electrodes into people’s heads that will one day upload and download thoughts. But Musk has often worked on seemingly impossible ideas, and brought them…

People Are Slowly Questioning The Startup Community’s Blind Support To Jailed Stayzilla CEO

People Are Slowly Questioning The Startup Community’s Blind Support To Jailed Stayzilla CEO

The Indian startup ecosystem has never been short on gyaan. There are plenty of conferences, mentors, and advisors, who dish out lots of advice on every little aspect of building and scaling a company. None of them, though, talk about what to do if you end up in jail. The news of Stayzilla CEO Yogendra Vasupal’s arrest was first met with disbelief, then outrage. This isn’t something that’s supposed to happen to us, the Indian startup ecosystem seemed to say….

This Delhi Startup Is Fighting Workplace Stress With An Unconventional New Tool: Dogs

This Delhi Startup Is Fighting Workplace Stress With An Unconventional New Tool: Dogs

Avid dog lovers – and internet video watchers – would attest that dogs are some of the most effective inducers of happiness around. A startup is now trying to institutionalize this. Fur Ball Story, founded by a bunch of pet lovers, provides ‘pet therapy’ sessions at corporates, hospitals, educational institutes and even residences. The startup is the brainchild of Animesh Katiyar, a lawyer and the idea germinated when Katiyar’s college got two labrador puppies on campus for recreation. But the puppies ended…

Uber’s Self Driving Car Crashes; Company Suspends Program In Arizona

Uber’s Self Driving Car Crashes; Company Suspends Program In Arizona

Uber’s ambitious self-driving program has hit a bit of a speed bump. One of the company’s self driving cars crashed in somewhat spectacular fashion in Tempe, Arizona. The car was photographed lying on its side by onlookers. #UPDATE: No injuries yet reported in an accident involving a self-driving #uber, captured by @fresconews user Mark Beach in Tempe, AZ. pic.twitter.com/kmizvRD5WP — Fresco News (@fresconews) March 25, 2017 There are no details yet on how the incident took…

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