‘Goblin Mode’ is Oxford University Press’ Word of the Year 2022

‘Goblin Mode’ is Oxford University Press’ Word of the Year 2022

CNN — As you read this, look around you. Are you still in bed? Are there piles of clothes and takeout boxes strewn across the floor? Do you have chip crumbs on your sheets? Have you broken your self-care routine more times than you can count? Don’t you even care? If so, you may already … Read more

Sale boosts floating offshore wind power in US waters

Sale boosts floating offshore wind power in US waters

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Tuesday marks the first auction of leases in the United States to develop commercial-scale floating wind farms in the deep waters off the West Coast. The live online auction for the five leases, three off California’s central coast and two off the north coast, has attracted strong interest and 43 companies … Read more

Winklevoss twins owed $900 million to cryptocurrency broker as FTX contagion spreads

Winklevoss twins owed 0 million to cryptocurrency broker as FTX contagion spreads

The cryptocurrency exchange owned by the Winklevoss twins is trying to recover $900 million from a cash-strapped cryptocurrency broker that was destroyed in the wake of the FTX crash, according to a report. New York-based Gemini, which Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss started after resolving their famous spat with former Harvard classmate Mark Zuckerberg over whom … Read more

Hearing aids may reduce risk of cognitive decline and dementia, study finds

Hearing aids may reduce risk of cognitive decline and dementia, study finds

CNN — Hearing aids could be an important tool in the effort to prevent cognitive decline and dementia, according to a new study. Research has established that hearing loss is an important risk factor in the development of dementia, but it has been less clear whether intervening with hearing loss will also treat the progression … Read more

SpaceX presents Starshield, a military variation of Starlink satellites

SpaceX presents Starshield, a military variation of Starlink satellites

An untitled image posted on the company’s website appears to show Starshield technology in orbit. spacex Elon Musk’s SpaceX is expanding its Starlink satellite technology into military applications with a new line of business called Starshield. Starshield is likely to further leverage the company’s largest US government customer, the Pentagon, which is already a high-value … Read more

Apple and Amazon resume advertising on Twitter, according to reports

Apple and Amazon resume advertising on Twitter, according to reports

Dec 3 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) and Apple Inc (AAPL.O) plan to resume advertising on Twitter, according to news reports on Saturday. The developments follow an email sent by Twitter on Thursday to ad agencies offering incentives for advertisers to increase their spending on the platform, an effort to revive their business after the … Read more

Bankman-Fried says she will testify before a US House committee.

Bankman-Fried says she will testify before a US House committee.

Dec 4 (Reuters) – FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried tweeted on Sunday that he would testify before the House Financial Services Committee after he finished “learning and reviewing” the events that led to his exchange’s spectacular collapse. of cryptocurrencies. The US House Committee on Financial Services plans to hold a hearing in December to investigate the … Read more

Tim Draper Predicts Bitcoin Will Hit $250,000 Despite FTX Crash

Tim Draper Predicts Bitcoin Will Hit 0,000 Despite FTX Crash

Tim Draper, founder of Draper Associates, on stage at the Web Summit 2022 technology conference. Ben McShane | Sportsfile via Getty Images Venture capitalist Tim Draper thinks bitcoins it will reach $250,000 per coin by mid-2023, even after a difficult year for the cryptocurrency marked by industry failures and falling prices. Draper previously predicted that … Read more

Cramer on hot industrial stocks and how we’re playing the tech pivot

Cramer on hot industrial stocks and how we’re playing the tech pivot

The market is so possessed by technology that it cannot see the forest through the industrialists. If the speech isn’t about the cloud slowdown, it’s about who is pulling out of the now-private Twitter, or how disappointing it is that co-CEO Bret Taylor left Salesforce (CRM). Mark Zuckerberg of Meta Platforms (META) could sneeze and … Read more

A collective of ‘hackers’ is installing free pay phones in Philadelphia

A collective of ‘hackers’ is installing free pay phones in Philadelphia

CNN — A “hobbyist phone collective” in Philadelphia is working to bring payphones back to the city, just without actual payment. PhilTel, a volunteer organization that launched in June, plans to open its first free-use payphone Dec. 17 at Iffy Books, a hacker-focused bookstore and workshop in the Center City district. Mike Dank, one of … Read more