Screen time is as addictive as junk food – how do we wean children off? | Belinda Parmar | Opinion- Tempemail

“Chill out, Mum, you’re overreacting. Watching TV is just as bad,” my daughter yells as I beg her and her brother to put down their devices for just five minutes. My daughter can see me getting agitated and gives me the “you are a loser” eye-roll that all 12-year-olds seem Continue Reading

Bolt to Introduce Food Delivery Service in Kenya – Tempemail

Ride-hailing service, Bolt has announced that it is looking at introducing a food delivery service in Kenya. “We’re already present in 30+ markets across Europe and Africa. Now, it’s time for us to bring the know-how around building a mobility platform to the food delivery industry,” says the company. This Continue Reading

China cracks down on ‘shameful’ food waste as craze for online overeating challenges soars- Tempemail

China’s biggest short-video and social media platforms said they will punish users seen to be wasting food in their broadcasts, cracking down on so-called “big stomach kings” as the government urges against food wastage in the middle of a pandemic. President Xi Jinping called food wastage “shameful” this week as Continue Reading

How long until I find out my wife is a cake? The viral videos dividing the internet | Food- Tempemail

Here sits a Croc, the ugliest shoe in the world, until somebody just cuts it in half. It’s a cake. A cake with spongy, multicolored insides. Which means that you should be ready for this humble roll of toilet roll to be … What?! That’s a cake too? The bakers Continue Reading

Google Earth, Sydney Uni partner for global food management initiative – Projects – Software- Tempemail

Google Earth, the University of Sydney and the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) are set to develop the world’s first real-time platform to monitor global production of one of the world’s most important staple crops. Farming data generated from Google Earth’s satellite imagery will be analysed to understand how land use relates Continue Reading

Sex Robots & Vegan Meat by Jenny Kleeman review – the future of food, birth and death? | Science and nature books

In a plain factory building in the San Marcos hills, north of San Diego in California, a technological revolution is under way. There, a team of AI experts are developing a new brand of woman that can smile, flutter her eyelids, make small-talk and remember the names of your siblings. Continue Reading

Quarantine cooking’s seven biggest trends – power ranked by Adam Liaw | Food- Tempemail

In isolation, cooking is cool. From Insta-worthy whipped coffees and ego-sourdough to recipes with their own hashtags, food has gone as viral as coronavirus itself.  Here are the definitive power rankings for quarantine food trends.  1. Dalgona coffee Dalgona coffee, a fluffy and creamy whipped coffee. Photograph: Ana Rocio Garcia Continue Reading

Amazon Food launched in India, set to spoil Zomato-Swiggy’s party- Tempemail

Read Article In a strong signal to leading players Zomato and Swiggy who have been severely hit by Covid-19, ecommerce giant Amazon with deep pockets on Thursday announced it has entered the vast online food delivery market in India, with introducing Amazon Food at select pin codes in Bengaluru. Amazon Continue Reading

Lockdown led to 300% increase in Google Search for food deliveries- Tempemail

Read Article With the COVID-19 pandemic forcing most people to stay at home, searches for “food delivery services” have grown globally by more than 300 per cent year over year, according to internal data from Google. Americans are watching videos related to recipes and cooking at a rate of 31 Continue Reading

Irish drone operator bins fast food for medical drops – Cloud – Networking- Tempemail

Ireland’s Manna Aero should have been dropping off its first takeaway orders around a Dublin university campus by drone in March but then the coronavirus pandemic shut the country and its pilot programme down. Within a week, the drone company was testing out an entirely different concept – delivering medication Continue Reading