I ate a 17-course tasting menu at one of the world’s best restaurants — here’s what it was like

July 17, 2018

Lima is a gorgeous city. It sits along the western coast of Peru, its beaches kissed by the Pacific Ocean. It’s no surprise that Lima is known for ceviche — a dish that consists of fresh, raw seafood that’s cured in citrus juice, mixed with raw red onion, and bolstered by aji chilies (a spicy pepper similar to a Fresno chili). It’s a dish that brings together much of what defines Peruvian…

Read More >>

Europe hates memes: Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales and other critics say EU copyright reform laws will do more harm than good

July 12, 2018

Stephane Mahe/Reuters A committee at the European Parliament will vote Wednesday on reformed rules that will address the growing role of online platforms, like Google and Microsoft. Early signs hint that the committee will secure approval of the rules, which include a mandatory upload filter to protect copyright on online sites like Instagram. Critics, such as Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales, say the rules might do more harm than good. Europe’s…

Read More >>

VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger says he’s not interested in the Intel CEO job, and his boss Michael Dell seems glad to hear it — but there could be more going on beneath the surface (INTC, VMW)

July 10, 2018

VMware Now that former Intel CEO Brian Krzanich has dramatically and suddenly resigned, the whole world is guessing Intel will hire as its new CEO. We’ve named the list of possible new CEOs that insiders have are talking about, but there’s another obvious candidate getting a fair share of the attention: VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger. Gelsinger has already publicly denied any interest in leaving VMware, as the CEOs of public…

Read More >>