Category: Technology

B-52 Getting New Wheels and Brakes As Part of Air Force Upgrades

The Air Force’s plan to keep the B-52 flying into the 2050s includes numerous upgrades to the bomber. As part of that effort, the service...

LAX Is Home to America’s First Private Terminal for Millionaires

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is home to America’s first private terminal. The Private Suite is popular among the world’s celebrities and millionaires. The terminal...

The US Government Tests Deadly Chemical Warfare Agents in Utah

Dugway Proving Ground tests and stores some of the deadliest chemical and biological agents on Earth.  The facility, which opened in 1942, covers about 800,000...

What Is a Superfood and Can It Really Keep You Healthy?

Following is a transcript of the video.  Nina Shapiro: There is no such thing as a superfood. There are a lot of foods that are super...

Gaetz Challenges Report That He Was Denied a Meeting With Trump

GOP Rep. Matt Gaetz was reportedly denied a meeting with Trump, CNN reported.  Gaetz called the report false and said he never sought out a...

CEOs Set to Join Push for Voter Access in Wake of New Voting Laws: WSJ

Top business leaders met on Zoom this weekend to map out their response to new voting restrictions. The WSJ reported that CEOs were asked to...

Canadians Rushing US Border Cities Creates Opportunity for Businesses

Canadian tourists are driving up business in US border towns to avoid strict quarantines in Canada.  Those arriving in Canada by land can save as...

We Cut a Paper Wasp’s Nest to See What’s Inside of It

Wasp’s nests are nurseries. The queen wasp builds the first structure alone, then males add on to it. The nest has special adaptations for maintaining...

Infrastructure Trades, Archegos Fallout, Internet Strategies: Insider Investing

Hello everyone! Welcome to this weekly roundup of Investing stories from deputy editor Joe Ciolli. Please subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every week....

The D20 Beat: Astria Ascending shows off an intriguing new JRPG world

Astria Ascending is one of the surprises from the recent [email protected] stream. It’s a Japanese-RPG from development shop Artisan Studio and publisher Dear Villagers, and...

Iran Blames Blackout at Atomic Facility on ‘Nuclear Terrorism’

Iran blames a Sunday blackout at a nuclear facility on “nuclear terrorism.” The country hasn’t assigned blame, but Israeli media has reported an Israeli cyberattack...

What is a log management database?

Join GamesBeat Summit 2021 this April 28-29. Register for a free or VIP pass today. When Socrates reportedly said the “unexamined life is not worth...

Another Wave of COVID-19 Is the Greatest Risk to US Economic Recovery

The US economy is about to start growing “much more quickly,” Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell told CBS. The biggest risk to the economic recovery...

Mind-blowing outdoor gadgets to buy this summer » Gadget Flow

It’s summer, which means it’s time to go outside. But your time outdoors doesn’t have to be limited to sunshine, sand, and seagulls. There are...

ByteDance’s Ohayoo has published more 150 games with 500 million downloads

Join GamesBeat Summit 2021 this April 28-29. Register for a free or VIP pass today. Ohayoo is the new kid on the block in Chinese...

The Hottest Fashion of the Pandemic Is the Pajama Set

If you splurged on a matching pajama set for the first time over the last year, you’re not alone. Those fortunate enough to maintain an...

Automation is expanding. How worried should we be about jobs?

Join GamesBeat Summit 2021 this April 28-29. Register for a free or VIP pass today. A few days ago I was having network problems with...

New Risks Emerge As Reopening Accelerates the US Labor Market Recovery

The labor market is on the path to recovery, but it’s not a sure thing as the economy reopens. Worker shortages are hitting some businesses,...

Hinge CEO Predicts Boom in People Looking for Long-Term Relationships

Dating app Hinge had a surprisingly successful 2020. CEO Justin McLeod told Insider he expects to see more users looking for long-term relationships. He also...

Ever Given Stuck in Suez Canal Until Owners Pay $1bn for Chaos

The Ever Given can’t leave the Suez Canal until compensations are paid, officials said Thursday. It is still unclear how much has to be paid,...

Matt Gaetz Wrong for Allegedly Believing He Could Share Nudes of Women

Matt Gaetz once said the recipient of a private image could do with it what they want, his former colleague said this week. The Florida...

Klevu raises $12M for AI that personalizes ecommerce search

Join GamesBeat Summit 2021 this April 28-29. Register for a free or VIP pass today. Klevu, a company developing AI products that personalize ecommerce search...

Ronald Reagan Couldn’t Get Elected in Today’s GOP

John Boehner said he doesn’t think he could get elected in today’s GOP, the Washington Post reported. “I don’t think Ronald Reagan could either,” Boehner...

VideoCoin and Filecoin will power video NFT marketplace

Join GamesBeat Summit 2021 this April 28-29. Register for a free or VIP pass today. VideoCoin and Filecoin will create a marketplace for videos with...

Boston Police Knew for Decades That Union Leader Was Child Molester

A former Boston patrolman is facing charges for allegedly sexually assaulting minors.  The Boston Police Department knew of allegations since 1995, the Boston Globe reported. ...