Elizabeth Holmes testifies she reached out to Rupert Murdoch to try to kill a damning Wall Street Journal story

When Elizabeth Holmes got wind that then-Wall Street Journal reporter John Carreyrou was working on a damning expose that would publish in October 2015 about her blood testing startup Theranos, she went straight to the top in an effort to get the sto.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnDec 1st, 2021

Mary Elizabeth Winstead joins the cast of Star Wars: Ahsoka

Star Wars: Ahsoka has lined up Birds of Prey and Scott Pilgrim star Mary Elizabeth Winstead for the cast -- but it's unknown whether she is friend or foe......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News19 hr. 38 min. ago

Score some big savings with the best Android phones under $300

Over the past couple years flagships have reached maturation with just about every feature users could want, and in turn, manufacturers have nudged towards enhancing the low-end market with amazing devices under $300. This means there are a ton of.....»»

Category: topSource:  technobuffaloRelated News20 hr. 5 min. ago

Raven QA Employees Form Activision Blizzard"s First Union [Update]

A group of Raven Software QA employees have become the first Activision Blizzard workers to form a union by launching the Game Workers Alliance.The story has been updated with a response from Activision Blizzard. Read the full statement from the comp.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News20 hr. 5 min. ago

Game Scoop! 659: This Changes Everything

Welcome back to IGN Game Scoop!, the ONLY video game podcast! This week your Omega Cops -- Daemon Hatfield, Tina Amini, Sam Claiborn, and Justin Davis -- are discussing what will likely end up being the biggest story of the year: Microsoft acquiring.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News20 hr. 5 min. ago

Reese Witherspoon is going to read us a bedtime story

Reese Witherspoon loves a good book. I mean, she runs her very own book club, Reese's Book Club. Not to mention her production work in turning many well-loved books into popular TV shows and movies: Big Little Lies, Little Fires Everywhere, Where the.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News20 hr. 5 min. ago

The best sex toy deals as of Jan. 21: Lelo, Satisfyer, Magic Wand, and more

UPDATE: Jan. 21, 2022, 2:45 p.m. EST This story has been updated to include new early Valentine's Day deals and more — check out some of our favorite finds below. The We-Vibe Tango is a bullet vibe but better — $59 $79 (save $20) Th.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News20 hr. 5 min. ago

Protecting coral reef connectivity found to be crucial for conservation efforts

A team of researchers affiliated with several entities across Australia has found that in order to save the world's coral reefs, conservationists must also protect the corridors that connect them. In their paper published in the journal Science, the.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

The nerve bundle in an elephant"s trunk found to be one of the largest known structures of its type

A team of researchers working at the Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience in Berlin, has found that the nerve bundle in an elephant's trunk is one of the largest known structures of its type. In their paper published in the journal Current.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Arcanium: Rise of Akhan and Krispee Street are the latest games coming to Netflix

Netflix confirmed its venture into the gaming market in July 2021, followed by a rollout of Netflix Games into Android and iOS devices in November. In the beginning, the game lineup only featured ten titles from various genres, but the new additions.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022

Sony responds to Microsoft"s acquisition of Activision Blizzard

In a statement to the Wall Street Journal, Sony said it expects Microsoft to ensure Activision games are multiplatform, as per contractual agreements. The record-breaking acquisition by Sony’s chief rival in the console space already lopped $20 bil.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022

Landmark advancement in flow cytometry technology

Becton, Dickinson and Company, a global medical technology company, today announced that a study conducted in collaboration with the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) and published as the cover story of the January 21 issue of the journal.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022

Horizon Forbidden West will feature Matrix star Carrie-Anne Moss

A story trailer reveals Carrie-Anne Moss, Lance Reddick, and Angela Bassett will be making their way to the Forbidden West......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022

Apple confirms it is ramping up efforts to get more iOS 14 users to update to iOS 15 [U]

Update: Apple reached out and pointed out a support page from September 2021 saying the company intended to offer “important security updates” for iOS and iPadOS 14 users for “a period of time.” Last week, 9to5Mac reported th.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Reports: “Graceful exit” for Kotick helped convince CEO to sell Activision

Microsoft's offer came after damaging November report about Kotick's management. Enlarge / Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick. (credit: Flickr / Bobby Kotick) Two months ago, The Wall Street Journal published a bombshell rep.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

A volcanic eruption in 2020 led to hours-long thunderstorm

A study conducted by scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and Vaisala Inc., published yesterday in the Geological Society of America's journal Geology, discusses how advances in global lightni.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

WeCrashed trailer chronicles the rise and fall of WeWork

Jared Leto and Anne Hathaway star as Adam and Rebekah Neumann in the new AppleTV+ miniseries WeCrashed, the story of how WeWork rose to prominence and crashed......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Fossils of sauropodomorph ancestor show it walked upright, was quick and agile

A trio of researchers at the University of Bristol has found evidence of an early ancestor of the giant sauropodomorph dinosaurs that walked upright and was also likely quick and agile. In their paper published in the journal Royal Society Open Scien.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Who"s at greatest risk to encounter the criminal legal system in the U.S.?

In the United States, Black boys and young men face the greatest risk of early interactions with the criminal legal system, particularly those whose parents have a high school education or less, according to Penn-led research published in the journal.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Galaxy evolution: A cosmic romance written in the stars

An international team of astronomers has taken a step forward in understanding the evolution of galaxies, and in so doing, told a story written in the heavens......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Can Microsoft buy Activision? Here’s what may kill the deal

Microsoft announced that it plans to buy Activision Blizzard for nearly $70 billion, but the companies have a long road ahead before the deal closes......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022