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- 2022-06-24 21:32:48Z
If you have $100,000 to invest, you can generate thousands of dollars a year in passive income. The type of investment you choose for your $100,000 can...
Driving down a windy canyon road in northern Oregon rangeland, Jordan Maley and April Aamodt are on the look out for Mormon crickets, giant insects that can ...
Both people are "receiving the necessary rabies vaccinations," officials said.
Owners of Hong Kong's Jumbo Floating Restaurant have denied claims that the iconic craft sank in the South China Sea. The establishment originally closed...
A woman mountain climber in Mexico died and a climbing companion was injured when they scaled the highly active, off-limits peak of the Popocatepetl volcano....
All four inmates who escaped a minimum-security prison satellite camp in Virginia over the weekend are now back in custody, the U.S. Marshals Service and...
WEDNESDAY, 22 JUNE 2022, 06:53 Up to three Russian battalion tactical groups and units of airborne troops are being held in Bryansk and Kursk oblasts of...
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said the Biden administration is lying about his state ordering COVID vaccines for young children, and the media played along
The mom noticed her child was struggling to breathe on the way to the hospital, officials said.
Republican Representative Liz Cheney says evidence will be presented that an "apparently" drunk Rudy Giuliani counseled President Donald Trump to...
The personal-finance guru warned soaring inflation could lead to starvation, and people can eat cans of tuna and baked beans, unlike metals or tokens.
Inflation data dominated the market news at the end of last week, and rightly so. The May print, of 8.6% annualized gains in the consumer price index, marked...
(Bloomberg) -- Electric Last Mile Solutions Inc. plans to liquidate its operations about a year after the electric-vehicle startup went public and just four ...
The average monthly Social Security benefit is just about $1,620 -- double that for a couple. For couples who rely solely on Social Security funds for their ...
China and Pakistan on Sunday pledged deeper military ties while calling for stronger cooperation in counterterrorism two months after an attack killed three ...
Gun control advocates and school violence protestors gather for rally in Broward County, Florida
VILLA COMALTITLÁN, Mexico (AP) - A group of migrants that once numbered as many as 5,000 split on Thursday about whether to keeping walking through southern ...
Steve Bannon subpoenas Pelosi, members of Jan. 6 committee
When macOS Ventura arrives, USB-C and Thunderbolt devices will have to ask your permission to transfer data.
Apple today announced a major update to Apple Pay called Apple Pay Later, which will allow users to split the cost of an Apple Pay purchase into four equal payments without interest or late fees. The new financial product -- which was rumored ahead of its debut at Apple's 2022 Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) -- marks Apple's move into the enormous and growing buy now, pay later (BNPL) industry. Apple Pay Later is available everywhere Apple Pay is available, both in apps and on the web -- it requires no extra work from the developer or merchant side.
Harini Logan is embraced by her parents after winning the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Drew Angerer/Getty ImagesHarini Logan, a cheerful 14-year-old from...
Before Jalen Green joined the Houston Rockets, becoming the highest-drafted Asian American player in the NBA, he'd already experienced close up how...
Razer has revamped its Barracuda headsets with Bluetooth - you can connect to any phone, tablet or PC.
Google’s Switch to Android app now supports any Android 12 device. It will help iPhone users switch to Android and transfer data like contacts, calendar entries, photos, and videos.
Climeworks’ direct air capture (DAC) operation in Iceland is in the middle of a big growth spurt with the construction of its new DAC plant Mammoth. But the DAC industry still has a long way to go to have a significant impact on climate change.
Deep field images of the universe, exoplanet atmospheres, and more to be unveiled.
Brazil joins EU and efforts from US politicians in universal charger push.
Haslab has announced a crowdfunding campaign for a new $300 G.I. Joe H.I.S.S. Tank toy that includes LED lights, working treads, and more.
007 producer Barbara Broccoli has promised the next Bond movie will be a "complete reinvention" of the series and that "nobody's in the running" for the role at the moment.
A developer on Twitter has created a mod for Nintendo Switch’s Portal Companion Collection that makes Half-Life 2 playable on Switch.
Most patients have limited control over their medical records, and those records can be used against people suspected of having an abortion. Records are hard to modify and can move from place to place without consent.
Apple is rolling out a new Community Plus program that rewards and honors its most helpful Support Community members.
Some Wizards of the Coast workers at Magic the Gathering and Dungeon & Dragons are uncomfortable with owner Hasbro’s internal response to the Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. Wade.
I’m a software engineer, and I’ve been waiting for a green card number for three years. My wife is a doctor, so can she apply for a green card? Will she get a green card sooner given her profession?
If you’re looking for a laptop, there are currently a number of good deals to choose from, whether you’re a fan of Apple’s MacBook Air or MacBook Pro, HP’s Spectre x360 14 convertible, or Acer’s Swift 3.
TweetDeck for Mac will shut down in just two days on July 1st, and if you’re looking for an alternative, you might want to check out Tweeten.
Thousands have been laid off, despite startups raising huge amounts of cash and VC investments increasing year-over-year.
Google is going to start paying for its use of Wikipedia information to help power its knowledge panels in Google Search. The search giant, along with the digital library the Internet Archive, are the first customers for the still relatively new commercial product launched by the Wikimedia Foundati…
Amazon has revealed the first teaser trailer for Paper Girls, an adaptation of the time-traveling comic series from Brian K. Vaughan and Cliff Chiang, which debuts on Prime Video on July 29th.
As the major platforms are forced to innovate, advertisers who are willing to "be like water" and flow with change are going to come out ahead.
The East High Wildcats attend summer camp — with Corbin Bleu, Jojo Siwa, and Jesse Tyler Ferguson guest starring in various roles. High School Musical: The Musical: The Series returns on July 27.
But Spellbreak will shut down in 2023 after failing to hit "escape velocity."
PlayStation Plus subscribers in the Essential tier and above will be able to pick up three free games to add to their library in July: Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time, The Dark Pictures: Man of Medan, and Arcadegeddon
Sam Rockwell and Saoirse Ronan star in the first trailer for See How They Run, the upcoming 2022 murder mystery set in 1950s West End London.
Windows 10 22H2 can be enabled on a fully updated 21H2 install with a few commands.
Anonymous social apps targeting teens haven’t gone away in the wake of Snapchat’s new policy, which earlier this year banned these types of social experiences from integrating with its developer platform. Instead, the apps have simply found a new way to reach young people: via Instagram…
Amazon announced today that it’s launching a new physical retail store analytics service that offer brands insights about the performance of their products, promotions and ad campaigns. The new service, Store Analytics, gives brands anonymized insights about their products in Amazon Go and Am…
In order to effectively mitigate sanction risks, PEs are doing due diligence on their LPs and investing in the management of compliance programs and policies at their portfolio companies.
Legacy healthcare software systems are often complicated and cumbersome for providers to use, leading to less time with patients. That’s why Regard (formerly HealthTensor) developed a platform to help diagnose common medical conditions, like heart failure, COVID-19 and anxiety and depression. The L…
Debut Capital raised $1 million in three months. Its founder, Pilar Johnson, had no previous experience in the industry.
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Proletariat, makers of battlemage battle royale Spellbreak, say the game will close down in early 2023. Blizzard Entertainment bought the studio to assist development of World of Warcraft and its Dragonflight expansion.
In Arkansas, people asked if abortion was legal in Texas. In Louisiana, they asked about Florida.
Clip from the A24 film’s Blu-ray release on July 5 fleshes out the abrasive fan-favorite character and shows her final confrontation with Michelle Yeoh’s Evelyn
Square Enix released a new trailer for Star Ocean: The Divine Force, the upcoming entry in the long-running sci-fi action RPG series, announcing the game will release in October. A second video, detailing the game’s combat system and characters, was also released.
Sunbreak is a fun expansion full of cool new monsters but not many new ideas.
Software like Aimlab and KovaaK’s help players improve their skills in games like Valorant and Counter-Strike, but they’re also an increasingly large part of the overall esports and streaming ecosystem.
Anyone can fall for online scams — even you. Here’s how to avoid them.
Snap Inc. announced the availability of Snapchat Plus, the company’s first subscription offering that unlocks additional features for power users.
Return to Monkey Island will be the "conclusion" to the entire series, according to the game's charming new website.
City "has no authority to require Comcast" to connect unserved homes.
Ubisoft's open world pirate game Skull & Bones will reportedly be released this November after years of troubled development.
These are the absolute best early Prime Day deals to check out before the big shopping officially event kicks off soon.
The Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney+ Star Wars series was originally pitched as a trilogy of feature films, still starring Ewan McGregor.
The company is boiling down the time it takes for businesses to create an e-commerce marketplace from two to three years to about 90 days.
Three charts on Netflix’s churn problems, which explain why Stranger Things season 4 was released in two parts.
The venture studio targets to help build 300 next-generation startups over the next five years.
Hyundai has revealed an early look at its upcoming all-electric sedan, the Ioniq 6. It draws inspiration from the kind of streamlined car designs that were popular in the 20s and 30s with vehicles like the Stout Scarab.
Byju’s, India’s most valuable startup, has eliminated over 600 jobs in recent days and pushed back on payments for a $1 billion acquisition it announced last year. The Bengaluru-headquartered startup, valued at about $22 billion, has cut over 300 jobs at Toppr, an online learning startup it acquire…
Kukua's recent investment will support its goal to continue building an IP-centric kids’ “edutainment” universe with original content, licensing and merchandise
FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr wrote to Apple and Google on Tuesday, requesting the companies to remove TikTok from their app stores for “its pattern of surreptitious data practices.” This comes after BuzzFeed News reported last week that TikTok’s staff in China had access to US-ba…
Entrepreneur First made a name for itself a decade ago in its home base of London, and then further afield, for the novel approach it takes to tech investing: rather than seek out interesting, scaling startups like typical VCs, it backs founders and their very, very early stage startup ideas —…
Arzooo, an Indian startup that is attempting to bring the “best of e-commerce” to physical stores, has raised $70 million in a new financing round as it looks to scale its platform to more cities. SBI Investment and Trifecta Leaders Fund led the Bengaluru-headquartered startup’s Series B funding. T…