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September 8, 2022

TikTok’s Secret To Explosive Growth? ‘Billions And Billions Of Dollars’ Says Snap CEO Evan Spiegel

American social media companies are increasingly feeling the squeeze from TikTok, the fastest growing video platform on the planet, owned by Beijing-based ByteDance. At this year’s […]
September 8, 2022

BlackRock, Which Manages Over $10 Trillion, Strikes Back at ESG Critics

Investment giant BlackRock is rebutting Republican politicians over its ESG investment policies, arguing that its critics are wrong on both the science and the cents. Axios: […]
September 8, 2022

Crypto Intermediaries Should Register With US SEC, Agency Chair Says

Companies that help facilitate transactions in the cryptocurrency market should register with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) just like other market intermediaries, the agency’s […]
September 8, 2022

Coinbase Employees and Ethereum Backers Sue US Treasury Over Tornado Cash Sanctions

Six users of Tornado Cash, a popular decentralized cryptocurrency service, filed a lawsuit on Thursday against the U.S. Treasury Department, Secretary Janet Yellen, and other officials […]
September 8, 2022

IHG booking systems disrupted in cyberattack

IHG has reported a cyberattack that created heavy disruption for its booking and operations systems Read More
September 8, 2022

Tim Cook Says ‘Buy Your Mom an iPhone’ If You Want To End Green Bubbles

Apple CEO Tim Cook dismissed the idea of adopting RCS messaging to put an end to the green bubbles that surround messages when iPhone users text […]
September 8, 2022

A New Explanation For the Reddish North Pole of Pluto’s Moon Charon

A trio of researchers at Purdue University has developed a new theory to explain why Pluto’s moon Charon has a reddish north pole. Phys.Org reports: In […]
September 8, 2022

A Newly Discovered Planet 40% Larger Than Earth May Be Suitable For Life

An international team of scientists says it has discovered two new “super-Earth” type planets about 100 light-years away, one of which may be suitable for life. […]
September 7, 2022

Korean Nuclear Fusion Reactor Achieves 100 Million Degrees Celsius For 30 Seconds

An anonymous reader quotes a report from New Scientist: A nuclear fusion reaction has lasted for 30 seconds at temperatures in excess of 100 million degrees […]