"Considering power supply being an essential service and lockdown restrictions being relaxed by the government, the management believes that there is not much of an impact likely due to this pandemic except that there exists some uncertainty over the impact of COVID-19 on future business performance of its coal mining companies and its EPC operations," Tata Power said in its BSE filing. … [Read more...] about Tata Power Q1 profit rises 10% to Rs 268 crore, revenue falls 17%
Underwood family farms fall harvest festival
Just as important, along with the educational value, the system restored some of the peer-group camaraderie that ailing kids lost when they were removed from school. “The feeling of being ‘part of the gang’ is brought into the life of the homebound student by the school-to-home phone,” wrote Family Weekly’s Norris Millington in 1959. “His room broadens into a whole new world, and contact with this world does not end when school lets out.” An article published the next year about Newkirk, Oklahoma, grade-schooler Gene Richards, at home with a kidney disease, noted that he turned on his teach-a-phone a half-hour before class started so he could chat with friends about doings at school. … [Read more...] about How the telephone became the first great remote-learning technology
Asus has launched its gaming flagship smartphone, the ROG Phone 3. Touted as the ‘beast of a smartphone’, the ROG Phone 3 features the latest of hardware available for smartphones like the Snapdragon 865+ processor, up to 12GB RAM, and the fastest display refresh rate of 144Hz. … [Read more...] about A list of games, apps that support Asus ROG Phone 3’s 144Hz display
As an American Beverage Association spokesperson explained to CNN, “Beverages in convenient take-home packages like aluminum cans are particularly popular right now, and beverage company employees are doing all they can to make sure store shelves remain fully stocked.” … [Read more...] about Why is there a Dr. Pepper shortage?
I wrote Bob Iger a very long email, and one of the things I said to him was, “You know, you’re a great CEO by any measure, perhaps even the greatest CEO in the country right now. You know, your legacy is that you’re a great manager. And if I were you, I would want something better than that. I would want to be known as the guy who led to a better place, because that is what you have the power to do.” … [Read more...] about Abigail Disney rails against the company after finding staff have to forage garbage for food