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…

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…

5 Ridiculous Thoughts That Cross Your Mind When Your Boss Asks to Speak to You

5 Ridiculous Thoughts That Cross Your Mind When Your Boss Asks to Speak to You

  ‘We need to talk’ is one of the most dreaded sentences in the world. Whether it is coming from your long term significant other or your intimidating manager, whenever someone utters those words, we simply assume the worst. Are they breaking up with me? Are they going to kick me out? Did they somehow find out about what I did last summer? Am I going to get fired? Are they dying? Am I dying???…

Microsoft’s Just Released A Chatbot Called Zo, And People Can’t Enough Of Her Sassy Responses

Microsoft’s Just Released A Chatbot Called Zo, And People Can’t Enough Of Her Sassy Responses

You know things there’s progress being made in the AI world when your chatbots start responding with snark. Microsoft’s just released their latest chatbot, Zo. Zo was launched last December on Kik, and has now made her way on to Facebook Messenger.“She learns from human interactions to respond emotionally and intelligently, providing a unique viewpoint, along with manners and emotional expressions,” says Microsoft. And thanks to be being build using “the vast social content of the internet”, Zo…

Amazon Web Services Went Down Last Night, And Programmers Everywhere Lost Their Minds

Amazon Web Services Went Down Last Night, And Programmers Everywhere Lost Their Minds

It was the internetocalyse – popular sites like Trello, Quora, Gizmodo, and countless others went down last night. The culprit? Amazon Web Services. Amazon has become the market leader in providing cloud services, and currently has over 30% of marketshare. This dominance also means that when something goes wrong with Amazon, it causes ripple effects across the internet. As Amazon engineers struggled to bring up millions of affected sites, the memes started flowing in thick and…

Whatsapp Has Added A New Status Feature, And The Memes Are Coming Thick And Fast

Whatsapp Has Added A New Status Feature, And The Memes Are Coming Thick And Fast

Whatsapp today released its much-awaited status feature, through which users can now graduate from drab text statuses to statuses that use images, video and gifs. With this update, Whatsapp is starting a look a lot like Snapchat, with its full-screen pictures and its the ability to embellish them with text and emoticons. However, not everyone is pleased. People in particular are concerned that there might just be too many storytelling apps out there. Next time a kid…

The Best Jokes On The Indian Union Budget Of 2017

The Best Jokes On The Indian Union Budget Of 2017

When things get too technical, too financial or too boring to handle in the parliament, trust people to lighten the atmosphere on Twitter. As the Union Budget for 2017 was being announced finance minister Arun Jaitley, Twitter had its alternative version being live tweeted simultaneously. Here’s the funniest tweets on the major announcements from the Budget. 1. On the lowered tax rate on income slab of Rs, 2,50,000 – 5,00,000 from 10% to 5% #Budget201710%…

StackOverflow Briefly Went Down Yesterday, And Programmers Everywhere Lost Their Minds

StackOverflow Briefly Went Down Yesterday, And Programmers Everywhere Lost Their Minds

  Computer Science engineers across the world had spent a very torrid half an hour yesterday. It wasn’t because of a new superbug that was threatening their systems, or because a global mandate had declared that they must wear formals at work. StackOverflow, the computer programmer’s bible, had a brief outage. StackOverflow is an online community in which Computer Science engineers  help each other with programming questions. Through its repository that spans several years, it…

Yahoo Renamed Altaba By Verizon And The Twitter Jokes Recount Its Sad Story

Yahoo Renamed Altaba By Verizon And The Twitter Jokes Recount Its Sad Story

It’s truly the end of an era with Yahoo being officially over. Its beleaguered CEO Ex-Googler Marissa Mayer has left the company with a $55 million severance package and the new owners Verizon have decided to do away with the name Yahoo. Yahoo has been renamed ‘Altaba’, and the internet has some strong reactions on the oddball name. 1. Because Altaba also happens to be a prescription drug. Do not take Altaba if you have…

11 Uber Drivers Share The Most Interesting And Craziest Stories From Their Jobs

11 Uber Drivers Share The Most Interesting And Craziest Stories From Their Jobs

Driving for an Uber is a serious business these days and there’s a thriving community of Uber (and Lyft) drivers that’s only growing given the scope for flexible work and high returns. That said, being in a field where spending a considerable amount of time with dozens of strangers is a part of your job, day in day out, interesting things are bound to happen. So we did a bit of trawling on the internet,…

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