You won't find much human interaction at locally-based steamed bun chain Wow Bao's new Gold Coast location, where guests place their orders and pay for their meals via touch-screen kiosks or by using an app. When your noodles, dumplings and buns are ready, they're delivered through one of 12 cubbies, which use a clear LED panel to display the guest's name and the status of their order. The future is here, and it comes with a side of spicy Kung Pao chicken buns.
According to a report from Yahoo Sports, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and NBA commissioner Adam Silver are set to announce later this afternoon that Chicago will host the NBA All-Star Game in 2020. The exhibition game is held each February, selecting 24 players from the league's Eastern and Western Conferences for an offense-oriented, high-scoring match-up that typically involves plenty of showboating slam dunks.
Christmas may be just around the corner, but Christmas for geeks arrives in April, when the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2, for short) returns to McCormick Place. The 2018 edition of the comic book convention takes place from April 6 to 8, and organizers have already announced some of the celebrity special guests that hordes of costumed attendees will be lining up to see.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".