Whether you need some lunch time reads or something to get you past hump day, we’ve curated five links you’ll enjoy!
Oracle’s founder challenges Amazon and other competitors to a battle in the Cloud
In a recent meeting with financial analysts, Larry Ellison, founder and long-time CEO of Oracle shared his perspectives on why Oracle’s 40-year pedigree of database supremacy and its commitment to being an end-to-end player in the cloud give it distinct advantages over their main competitors Amazon, Salesforce and Workday. How will his predictions on how the enterprise-cloud business will unfold hold up in the long-run?
Raise a toast for this unique brew
A boutique London brewery is turning unwanted bread into craft ale with the aim to reduce food waste. They use leftover bread ends from sandwich-making factories to replace a third of the malted barley that would otherwise be used for brewing. Brewing beer from fermented bread is not new. Toast Ale’s recipe derives from a 4,000-year-old practice from the ancient city of Babylon in Mesopotamia!
The soundtrack to your holidays
You’ve probably heard Christmas staples like Mariah Carey’s “All I Want For Christmas Is You” and Michael Bublé’s cover of “It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas” since early November but the holiday festivities aren’t over yet!
Check out Spotify’s global list of its top 5 most popular Christmas songs of 2017, along with a breakdown of the most distinctive Christmas song for each age group.
Setting a New Year’s Resolution you’ll keep
How many unfulfilled resolutions have you made? Here’s a comprehensive guide on how to identify the right resolution to improve your life, create a plan on how to reach it, and become part of the small group of people that successfully achieve their goal.
6 tips to cut restaurant costs
Restaurants are known for their thin profit margins. Coupled with pressures like rental costs and food prices, every penny counts. From rethinking ingredients to getting a better handle on inventory management, here are 6 expert-backed tips on how to cut costs without skimping on quality.Topics: Amazon, beer brewing, best of the web, cost reduction, e-commerce, inventory management, roundup, world wide web wed