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- 2022-05-16 05:22:30Z
A handful of security guards struggled to catch the interloper, who even attempted to high-five Brewers batter Jace Peterson.
Starting at over $60,000, the Mustang Mach-E GT is not cheap fun, but it is exhilarating enough that if you crave an all-wheel-drive torque machine, you owe it to yourself to hop in the driver's seat for a road test.
A former Australian envoy to the Solomons Islands has accused Australia's government of losing the trust of South Pacific island countries and of ushering in...
China withdrew as host of soccer's 2023 Asian Cup on Saturday in the latest cancellation of the country's sports hosting duties during the COVID-19 pandemic....
Wildlife officials believe someone may have moved the alligator from somewhere else.
Coinbase said in its first-quarter earnings report that cryptocurrency assets could become company property in the unlikely event of bankruptcy.
(Bloomberg) -- A federal judge threw out a lawsuit by three Florida residents who claim Governor Ron DeSantis trampled on Walt Disney Co.'s freedom of speech...
Mobile penetration in Africa is growing impressively at about 46% as more people come online for the very first time. In turn, this has increased the market opportunity for startups, especially fintechs and e-commerce, which try to provide various solutions to meet the financial needs of the populace. Many platforms power these KYC processes, and one of them, Identitypass, is today announcing that it has raised $2.8 million in seed funding, months after graduating from Y Combinator.
The Microsoft cofounder said he is "experiencing mild symptoms and am following the experts' advice by isolating until I'm healthy again."
The mother of Daunte Wright, who was fatally shot by a Minnesota police officer, was detained by an officer from the same department after recording another ...
California's population shrank for the second year in a row in 2021 as the nation's most populous state was hit by declining birth rates, higher deaths from ...
After purchasing 50,000 yuan (approximately $7,621) worth of chocolates to cheer up her classmates during lockdown, a Chinese graduate student was...
The incident happened during a school run to an elementary school in Medina, Ohio. Montville Police blurred faces of minors in this video.
Hamlin tweeted what he saw as a joke targeted at fellow NASCAR driver Kyle Larson, who is half-Japanese.
Already losing support at home and abroad since taking office in December, Olaf Scholz caved in to pressure and approved the sale of German antiaircraft...
Jack in the Box will test Miso's frying and drink robots in a San Diego restaurant to help staff deal with a glut of customers.
Sarah Shulze, 21, was a runner on the track and cross country teams at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The cause of death for Sarah Shulze was suicide.
Chinese Apple display provider BOE could lose out on an order of 30 million iPhone 14 displays after it altered the size of the iPhone 13 panel’s thin-film transistors without Apple’s knowledge.
Dealmaster also has discounts on Hulu memberships, AirPods, and LG OLED TVs.
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Welcome to Startups Weekly, a fresh, human-first take on this week’s startup news and trends. To get this in your inbox, subscribe here. “You can often pick up significant market share in an economic downturn by just staying alive,” top startup accelerator Y Combinator wrote in an internal e-mail t…
Cryptocurrency exchange FTX has announced that it’s giving select users in the US a chance to try out its new stock trading functionality ahead of opening the feature to more users.
Deep tech has become a hot topic in Europe. One of the key arguments: European countries have great universities and talent. But how can academic talent translate into startups?
Bent, a consumer-focused investor, explained why backing early-stage crypto companies can often involve a "leap of faith"
Google and dating app provider Match Group have reached a temporary agreement that will let Match Group’s apps stay on the App Store despite using alternate payment systems.
If you’ve been following Netflix lately, then you’d know the streamer is on shaky ground at the moment. Antenna data reveals that Netflix saw 3.6 million subscription cancellations in the first quarter of 2022, over one million more than the company experienced in Q1 2021 and Q4 2021. This is a sig…
Despite the onslaught of bad news, for now, most of the sources we spoke to said folks in charge of hiring are still going to have to shake the bushes for talent.
The Google Nest Wifi mesh system is discounted up to $100 with two additional remote points. Also, there are some great deals on Nest Hub Max, a 1Password subscription, the GoPro Hero 10 Black, and Xbox 2TB card.
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“You can often pick up significant market share in an economic downturn by just staying alive,” top startup accelerator Y Combinator wrote in an internal email to its founders this week. The advice was one of 10 bullet points in a memo meant to help its companies navigate the economic downturn crus…
Big infrastructure package includes funds for the underdeveloped technology.
Apple has launched its Self-Service Repair program for its iPhone 12, iPhone 13, and third-gen iPhone SE, letting customers repair them for the first time. We tried it out, replacing the battery of an iPhone 13 Mini.
Valve’s Steam Deck handheld gaming PC may be setting the best right-to-repair example yet — it now looks like almost every part will be sold separately at iFixit.
During Starliner’s OFT-2 mission, the Boeing-built spacecraft successfully docked with the International Space Station, showing that it can bring NASA astronauts to the orbiting lab someday.
A new report from The Information includes new details about the turbulent development of Apple’s long-rumored mixed reality headset.
If you've used School Management Pro, it's time to check your site, stat.
There are now over 600 cases worldwide and 15 deaths, but still no firm answers.
A new High School Musical: The Musical: The Series clip reveals Corbin Bleu and Jason Earles joining the cast! The Disney Plus show, starring Olivia Rodrigo and Joshua Bassett, returns on July 27. It’s also been renewed for a fourth season.
Fossilized fecal analysis sheds light on prehistoric dietary habits and social behavior.
Jackass 4.5 offers a peek behind the scenes of Jackass Forever, along with a few deleted gags.
Skyroot, the first private Indian company to design, build and test a solid rocket propulsion stage, has reached another key milestone in the development of its Vikram-I launch vehicle.
Now that Halo: The TV Series has wrapped its first season on Paramount+, we take a look back at all nine episodes and explore what worked and didn't work with this ambitious adaptation.
We spoke to three-time Oscar-nominee, David Fincher, about directing his first animated feature for Love, Death and Robots Volume 3, titled "Bad Travelling."
Historically, continuous tracking of an individual’s vital signs meant they had to be in a hospital. But that's not true anymore.
TikTok is testing games in Vietnam and has plans to make a larger push into the gaming world.
A Shrek for a new era, as Disney lets Lonely Island go nuts (in PG fashion).
Microsoft is testing a slate of new features for Windows Subsystem for Android, including increased notifications integration, support for Android 12.1 (or Android 12L), and more.
You thought the market was bad for VCs, but what about the workers behind the tech companies they’ve backed? Reluctantly, we’re writing another tech layoffs roundup.
The Halo TV series, streaming on Paramount Plus, took a lot of risks playing with the established canon of the video games and books.
As you may have heard, tech companies are having a bit of a whoopsie.
Match Group, the parent company of dating apps Tinder, Hinge and OkCupid, is getting along better with Google, just by a little bit. On Friday, Match withdrew its request for a temporary restraining order against the company, which it accuses of wielding unfair monopoly power in its mobile app mark…
Today’s lithium mines can't hope to meet skyrocketing demand. Startups like Lilac Solutions and Vulcan Energy Resources have leaped into action with new, more efficient lithium extraction processes.
Catan: Dawn of Humankind reboots the 20-year-old stand-alone spinoff The Settlers of the Stone Age, and is coming this fall.
Seabound is prototyping carbon capture tech that uses a "lime-based approach" to cut container ships' emissions by as much as 95%, CEO Alisha Fredriksson said.
There currently exists no machine capable of superhuman feats of intelligence. I'm sorry to be the one who bursts your bubble but, at least for the time being, that's the way the universe ...
The new Big Hero 6 series comes to Disney Plus in late June.
The Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG) revealed an expansion for the Pokémon Go inspired line of cards. The line includes a peel-off Ditto card that has sparked controversy with collectors.
After introducing Blend playlists earlier this year, Spotify is expanding the feature to include K-pop bands like BTS, Stray Kids, ENHYPEN, TOMORROW X TOGETHER, Nmixx, and AB6IX.
Even though Evil Dead: The Game primarily is a 4 v. 1 multiplayer co-op game, it does have single-player missions. This Evil Dead: The Game missions guide
Eric Migicovsky wonders where did all the small phones go? Launching a new phone company isn’t an impossibility, but will he?
Armageddon Time gives us a close look at a specific slice of 1980s American life… but fails to launch any satisfying conclusions.
From Call of Duty and Overwatch to Diablo and Warcraft, these are all the new games currently in development at Activision Blizzard.
Stranger Things season 4 will be the longest for the series, with the two episode finale each clocking in at several hours.
After missing performance estimates, Qualcomm is dumping Samsung mid-cycle.
A Pokémon Red and Blue fan reimagining has placed the games' classic artwork into a modern remake that will sadly never come to exist.