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Quality Street Has Good News for Your Teeth


More stress and upheaval is about to enter our lives thanks to Nestle, which is reformulating the box content of its Quality Street perennial gifting treat. As if we haven’t got enough to be worried about. In short, the sweet known as “Toffee Deluxe,” or the really hard one that routinely destroys the expensive dentistry...


Startups Weekly: There’s an alternative to raising VC and it’s called revenue-based financing


Revenue-based financing is on the rise, at least according to Lighter Capital, a firm that doles out entrepreneur-friendly debt capital. What exactly is RBF you ask? It’s a relatively new form of funding for tech companies that are posting monthly recurring revenue. Here’s how Lighter Capital,  which completed 500 RBF deals in 2018, explains it: “It’s an alternative...


Instagram influencer who wept at prospect of ‘9-5 job’ hits back at ‘haters’


The controversial Instagram vlogger who sobbed that she could “never work a normal job” has released a new video slamming her “haters” and defending her life choices. Jessy Taylor had amassed 113,000 followers on Instagram when her account was suddenly deleted. She responded with an emotional YouTube video accusing anyone of reporting her of “ruining her life” and saying she couldn’t...


Stormzy’s Snowbombing appearance cancelled: Grime artist pulls out of festival ‘due to racial profiling’


Stormzy has cancelled his appearance at Snowbombing Festival just hours before he was set to go on stage after accusing the festival of “racial profiling.” The grime artist claims the Austrian festival “targeted them despite no one fitting the description” after receiving reports of an attendee carrying a weapon. He took to Instagram Stories to...


This retired couple lives for their hobbies and each other


His is the first in a sequence of profiles approximately lifestyles in retirement. • Jim, 67 and Kathy, 66 • No children, married forty four years • South Carolina paintings Jim went to paintings for a major oil business enterprise right out of university and moved up via the organisation. when he retired he turned...