The Giant Beastcast: Ep. 288

You need Premium to view this Subscribe to Giant Bomb Premium to get access to this and more premium shows, live streams, and podcasts. Get Premium Learn More It’s Abby’s last official day on The Beastcast and we celebrate by talking about Miles Morales, water heaters, and sharing our favorite jokes. It’s not goodbye, it’s…Continue Reading

How the pharma giant Pfizer teamed up with a little-known biotech to develop an effective coronavirus vaccine in record time

The giant drugmaker Pfizer and a German biotech called BioNTech developed the world’s first effective coronavirus vaccine. The COVID-19 shot is an unprecedented scientific accomplishment: The vaccine was created and tested in record time. Vaccine research has historically been a multiyear process. Here’s how Pfizer and BioNTech did it — and what comes next. For…Continue Reading

This Giant Foods Ad Is a Major Yikes for the Covid Era

The December issue of Giant Foods’ Savory magazine is mostly what you’d expect from a supermarket chain’s in-house publication: it’s heavy on food-related features (“In Season Now: Potatoes”), thick with ads for its own products, and includes dozens of recipes for holiday cookies, cocktails, and cheese boards.  We’d never read an issue of Savory until…Continue Reading

Giant regenerating ‘freak of nature’ worm mistaken for snake

November 6, 2020 | 4:10pm This insect is so enormous, it was mistaken for a reptile. In late October, a concerned Midlothian, Virginia, resident spotted a strange “snake” measuring roughly 10 to 12 inches long with a head shaped like a half-moon. Unsure what it was, the individual called the Virginia Wildlife Management and Control’s…Continue Reading

Food Delivery Giant Ele.me Joins Hands with Beijing Daxing International Airport

(Source: cfbond) Passengers at Beijing Daxing International Airport now can have their food delivered to the departure gate as the one-year-old hub is collaborating with Alibaba-affiliated food delivery platform Ele.me. Airport officials said that customers can place food orders from the 21 restaurants in the airport through Ele.me as the platform expanded the service to…Continue Reading

OTA Giant Trip.com Kicks off Global Partner Summit, Shares its COVID-19 Recovery Story

James Liang gave a keynote speech at the Summit (Source: Trip.com (http://trip.com/) Group) China’s online travel agency (OTA) giant Trip.com Group on Oct. 29 kicked off the Global Partner Summit in Chengdu, where the group invited over 2,600 attendees from the tourism industry to witness how the company bolstered the recovery of global travel industry…Continue Reading

The Giant Beastcast: Episode 284

Want us to remember this setting for all your devices? Sign up or Sign in now! Please use a html5 video capable browser to watch videos. This video has an invalid file format. Sorry, but you can’t access this content! So much to get through. Amnesia: Rebirth, Transformers: Battlegrounds, Dark Pictures: Little Hope and even…Continue Reading

Patreon is the next tech giant to crack down on QAnon

This move is in response to other internet companies being “overrun” with the theory’s followers and spreading dangerous “disinformation,” according to Patreon. QAnon has routinely made unsupported allegations of sex trafficking and other crimes, and in multiple cases has been linked to real-world violence and threats.Patreon didn’t waste much time in starting its sweep. Bloomberg…Continue Reading