The Big Sick Star Kumail Nanjiani Opens Up About Wife’s Illness, The Inspiration Behind Film

Kumail Nanjiani and his wife Emily Gordon in Los Angeles (Image courtesy: AFP) Last year, Kumail Nanjiani released his first feature film, The Big Sick, to wide acclaim. It’s based on the real-life love story of Nanjiani and his wife Emily V. Gordon, who co-wrote the movie. Eight months into dating Nanjiani, Gordon got sick and […]

A Big List of Typography Books

The holidays are coming! I don’t know about y’all, but my family always tells me I’m so hard to buy for. I never feel like that that though. I love art! food! music! tech! bikes! doings things! uhm. candles! One thing tends to actually work though: books. If someone I know puts an ounce of effort into selecting […]

Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale: Record 1.3 Million Smartphones Sold in First 20 Hours

The Flipkart Big Billion Days sale started on Wednesday with huge discounts on a wide range of products, especially electronics. The Flipkart offers on mobile phones went live a day later, with the lowest prices on iPhone 7, iPhone 6s, MacBook Air (which were all matched by Amazon India in its own sale), as well as great […]

Super Bowl Ad Preview: Apple Tops Mobile Device Brands for NFL Ad Spend Leading Up to the Big Game

B&C has partnered with iSpot.tv, the real-time TV ad measurement company with attention analytics from 10 million smart TV screens, to give you in-depth context and analysis during the run-up to game day. On Thursday we took a look at the fast food brands that spent the most on TV advertising during NFL games leading […]

Big Mac Creator and Early McDonald’s Franchise Owner Dies at 98

The creator of the Big Mac has died. Jim Delligatti lived to 98 and is best known as a McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) restaurant franchisee in Uniontown, Pennsylvania. His story and success show that one franchise owner can have a big league impact on the overall company. Indeed, Delligatti’s experimentation and “special sauce” propelled McDonald’s ahead of […]

In the News: Legal Heroes, Wix Make Big Announcements

There are plenty of online resources available for helping small businesses find legal resources. But obtaining actual legal counsel has still been a relatively involved process — until now. Legal Hero just introduced a new service that offers on-demand legal help for small businesses. In addition, Web building software company Wix made headlines recently with an announcement […]

Why Your Small Business Has the Motivational Edge Over Big Companies

0Are you looking to hire employees this year, wondering how you can keep the employees you do have from heading off for greener pastures, or struggling for ways to keep them motivated? Sometimes it seems like small businesses are at a distinct disadvantage when it comes to hiring, motivation and retention, compared to big corporations […]