Bitcoin And Ethereum Rock Nasdaq Stocks Five Years Running

Bitcoin And Ethereum Rock Nasdaq Stocks Five Years Running
Added 2 months ago
Summary: In the last five years, Bitcoin and Ethereum outperformed every Nasdaq stock listed and then some. Here's a look at the data.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$ETH

Omni: The Most Secure & Efficient Video-sharing Social App

Omni: The Most Secure & Efficient Video-sharing Social App
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Who doesn't know about Youtube, a popular video platform that allows people not only to share videos but also to monetize their videos. Youtube is a revolutionary video-sharing platform because it has changed the lives of thousands of people and crea...
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
7 people have read this

Pipe, which aims to be the 'Nasdaq for revenue,' raises more money at a $2B valuation

Pipe, which aims to be the 'Nasdaq for revenue,' raises more money at a $2B valuation
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Fast-growing fintech Pipe has raised another round of funding at a $2 billion valuation, just weeks after raising $50M in growth funding, according to sources familiar with the deal. Although the round is still ongoing, Pipe has reportedly raised $150 million in a “massively oversubscribed” round l…
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $MSD

Shopify President Harley Finkelstein on Retail's Recent Revolution--and Where the Industry Is Headed Next

Shopify President Harley Finkelstein on Retail's Recent Revolution--and Where the Industry Is Headed Next
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The pandemic has transformed the retail landscape. Here's what businesses need to know going forward.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
4 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP

Ruby Creator Yukihiro Matsumoto: 'Do Not Fight Developer Instincts'

Ruby Creator Yukihiro Matsumoto: 'Do Not Fight Developer Instincts'
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Evrone spoke with Yukihiro Matsumoto about the latest major Ruby release. He also shared his approach to improving Ruby and gave insight into the future of ...
Sentiment: positive
27 minute read
4 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP$SWCH

Cathie Wood says the underlying bull market is strengthening and she's finding great buying opportunities in the sell-off

Cathie Wood says the underlying bull market is strengthening and she's finding great buying opportunities in the sell-off
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Ark Invest founder and CEO Cathie Wood spoke on CNBC's "Closing Bell" on Monday.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $ARK

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Virgin Galactic, Gap, Nikola and more

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Virgin Galactic, Gap, Nikola and more
Added 4 months ago
Summary: These are the stocks posting the largest moves in midday trading.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $ARK

Deliverr Raises $170 Million To Scale An Affordable Alternative To Amazon Prime

Deliverr Raises $170 Million To Scale An Affordable Alternative To Amazon Prime
Added 4 months ago
Summary: This brings the warehouse rental company’s total funding to $240 million.
4 people have read this

The DMZ’s Black Innovation Programs set to receive $1.2 million from Ontario government

The DMZ’s Black Innovation Programs set to receive $1.2 million from Ontario government
Added 4 months ago
Summary: These programs, which are now in their second year, are aimed at supporting Black entrepreneurs and Black-owned tech startups.
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
10 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP
Cryptos: $MKR

2 Reasons Square's Results Are Better Than You Think

2 Reasons Square's Results Are Better Than You Think
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The company could see some huge tailwinds later in 2021.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP$SQ$V
Cryptos: $BTC$EVAN

Coinbase and Roblox take a page from Google, keeping marketing costs way down ahead of public debuts

Coinbase and Roblox take a page from Google, keeping marketing costs way down ahead of public debuts
Added 4 months ago
Summary: For Coinbase and Roblox, sales and marketing costs as a percentage of revenue is in the single digits, which is much lower than most pre-IPO tech companies.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
5 people have read this

Tesla Buys Bitcoin! 1 Canadian Stock That Will Win

Tesla Buys Bitcoin! 1 Canadian Stock That Will Win
Added 4 months ago
Summary: If Bitcoin is ready for mainstream, few stocks will benefit more than Shopify (TSX:SHOP). If you don't know about this stock, buckle up.
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
16 people have read this

Is this the world’s best stock picker?

Is this the world’s best stock picker?
Added 4 months ago
Summary: ARK Invest’s Tesla bet has made founder Cathie Wood a legend.
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
16 people have read this

Ledger Nano X Review (2021): An Expensive Step In The Right Direction

Ledger Nano X Review (2021): An Expensive Step In The Right Direction
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The Ledger Nano X hardware wallet features Bluetooth, an OLED screen and support for over 1k crypto assets. But is it a cut above the Nano S?
10 people have read this

For Shopify, home is a place called internet: Company dumps Warren Buffett’s press release firm over location dispute

For Shopify, home is a place called internet: Company dumps Warren Buffett’s press release firm over location dispute
Added 4 months ago
Summary: ‘Annoyed’ Shopify CEO Tobi Lutke dumps ‘archaic newswire system’ over head office placeline dispute
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
8 people have read this

The new rules of competition in the technology industry

The new rules of competition in the technology industry
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Tech giants’ fiefs are no longer quite as safe as they used to be
Sentiment: positive
19 minute read
12 people have read this
Cryptos: $EPIC

HYAS looks to develop cybersecurity product with $20 million CAD Series B round

HYAS looks to develop cybersecurity product with $20 million CAD Series B round
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Victoria-based cybersecurity startup HYAS has raised a $20 million CAD ($16 million USD) Series B round of funding.
Sentiment: negative
1 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP

Ark Innovation Fund ETF Nears 2-Month Low As Tesla, Bitcoin Extend Slump

Ark Innovation Fund ETF Nears 2-Month Low As Tesla, Bitcoin Extend Slump
Added 4 months ago
Summary: ARK Innovation ETF shares fell to the lowest levels in nearly two months Friday as the high-profile fund continues to absorb losses on two of its key holdings.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$ARK

Modulus launches blockchain-as-a-service platform for product authenticity & tracking » CryptoNinjas

Modulus launches blockchain-as-a-service platform for product authenticity & tracking » CryptoNinjas
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Modulus, a US-based developer of trading and surveillance technology for global equities, derivatives, and cryptocurrency exchanges, today released its
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP

BigCommerce customers can now sell on Walmart's online marketplace

BigCommerce customers can now sell on Walmart's online marketplace
Added 4 months ago
Summary: BigCommerce has partnered with Walmart to allow its customers to sell on the Bentonville, Arkansas-based retailer’s e-commerce marketplace, it announced this morning. Shares of Austin-based BigCommerce rose sharply in pre-market trading after the news, gaining around 10% before the bell. Walm…
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
8 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP$WMT

Today in funding: AmacaThera, Elevate Farms, Snack, Maple

Today in funding: AmacaThera, Elevate Farms, Snack, Maple
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Three Canadian startups and one startup with a Canadian founder have recently announced fresh funding rounds to fuel their growth.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
14 people have read this

This browser extension suggests local alternatives to items on Amazon

This browser extension suggests local alternatives to items on Amazon
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Sook hangs at the top of your browser to help you buy within your own neighbourhood. The Seattle-based extension just launched in Toronto.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $JWN$SHOP

Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Home Depot, Palo Alto Networks, Shopify, AMC & more

Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Home Depot, Palo Alto Networks, Shopify, AMC & more
Added 4 months ago
Summary: These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
13 people have read this
Cryptos: $REAL

Cathie Wood's funds take big morning hit before rebounding as the tech trade stumbles

Cathie Wood's funds take big morning hit before rebounding as the tech trade stumbles
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Shortly after the open, her Ark Innovation Fund was down 11%. By 10 a.m. ET, it had already traded more than 8 million shares..
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $ARK$RSV

1st Bitcoin ETF in North America: Should You Buy it?

1st Bitcoin ETF in North America: Should You Buy it?
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The first Bitcoin ETF in North America has a rousing start on the TSX. Its market debut lifted the Hut 8 Mining stock, which is also off to a hot rally in 2021.
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP
Cryptos: $BTC$NET

Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy says gambling, marijuana stocks show promise

Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy says gambling, marijuana stocks show promise
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy believes there is opportunity in so-called "sin stocks," telling FOX Business Network's "Making Money with Charles Payne" he’s “heavily involved” in gambling stocks like Penn National, which bought a minority stake in his company last year.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
9 people have read this
Stocks: $GME$SHOP

Top Crypto News: 02/21 - Cryptocurrency News - Altcoin Buzz

Top Crypto News: 02/21 - Cryptocurrency News - Altcoin Buzz
Added 4 months ago
Summary: PAID partnering KYC3COM and Kolektivo launching on Fuse Network are just 2 of the top crypto news covered by Altcoin Buzz for 2/20/2021.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
9 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL$SHOP

Startup jobs at YC companies in Software Engineer

Added 4 months ago
Summary: Find open roles and connect with founders and hiring teams of over 400 vetted, funded YC startups.
8 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP
Cryptos: $VIEW

Calculators separate wide-eyed optimists from level-headed investors targeting fair value

Calculators separate wide-eyed optimists from level-headed investors targeting fair value
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Odds are stacked against the likes of Tesla and Nvidia delivering good returns from current prices
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $DOGE

The 1st Bitcoin ETF Launches: Should You Buy Today?

The 1st Bitcoin ETF Launches: Should You Buy Today?
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The Purpose Bitcoin ETF (TSX:BTCC.B) launched yesterday. Should Fools invest in the ETF in late February or stay away from crypto?
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
14 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$HIVE

Online shopping - Coupang hopes to be the next successful baby Amazon | Business

Added 4 months ago
Summary: South Korea’s tech darling is the latest second-generation e-commerce group to set investors’ pulses racing
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
10 people have read this
Cryptos: $VSN

Shopify President Harley Finkelstein Joins Me on Panic with Friends to Discuss the Future of E-Commerce and Positioning Shopify as the Go-To Platform for Entrepreneurs - Howard Lindzon

Shopify President Harley Finkelstein Joins Me on Panic with Friends to Discuss the Future of E-Commerce and Positioning Shopify as the Go-To Platform for Entrepreneurs - Howard Lindzon
Added 4 months ago
Summary: I love $SHOP I have owned it since 2016. I promise you will enjoy this fun conversation I had with Harley Finkelstein the long time Shopify President. What’s the Panic About: I’ll jump on any opportunity to bring a fellow Jewish Canadian who shares my love of startups and tech on as a podcast guest. …
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
10 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL$SHOP

Sentiment Sunday - Crypto in 2021...The Era of Physical and Digital Markets and Sentiments - Howard Lindzon

Sentiment Sunday - Crypto in 2021...The Era of Physical and Digital Markets and Sentiments - Howard Lindzon
Added 4 months ago
Summary: This current market is not something I have ever seen before. It is 1999 mixed with interest rates at zero and a global internet with thousands of profitable and insanely fast growing businesses. And….the blockchain. The pandemic has been an awful crisis for so many but also set off a boom in the creator economy …
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $TSLA$SHOP

Processing of Credit Cards With Crypto Support: The Best Services to Look at - BeInCrypto

Processing of Credit Cards With Crypto Support: The Best Services to Look at - BeInCrypto
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Transacting in cryptocurrencies requires services tailored to a new financial instrument. Companies need convenient and effective solutions to organize accepting payments in cryptocurrencies via credit cards. These types of instruments are being developed by many crypto startups. Let’s analyze the available offers to bring to light a leader. BitPay This company was founded in 2011. … Continued
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Processing of Credit Cards With Crypto Support: The Best Services to Look at - BeInCrypto

Processing of Credit Cards With Crypto Support: The Best Services to Look at - BeInCrypto
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Transacting in cryptocurrencies requires services tailored to a new financial instrument. Companies need convenient and effective solutions to organize accepting payments in cryptocurrencies via credit cards. These types of instruments are being developed by many crypto startups. Let’s analyze the available offers to bring to light a leader. BitPay This company was founded in 2011. … Continued
10 people have read this

Oribi Raises $15.5M for its No-Code Marketing Analytics

Oribi Raises $15.5M for its No-Code Marketing Analytics
Added 4 months ago
Summary: TEL AVIV, ISRAEL / ACCESSWIRE / February 17, 2021 / Marketing Analytics startup Oribi announces the completion of its Series B round, led by Ibex and joined by MoreTech, along with its existing investors: Sequoia, TLV Partners, and S-Capital. This round brings the total investment in the company to $27 million. Oribi, a codeless marketing analytics tool, seeks to make marketing analytics and data collection accessible to every business.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
4 people have read this
Stocks: $ADSK$SHOP

What Would It Take for Amazon to Accept Bitcoin?

What Would It Take for Amazon to Accept Bitcoin?
Added 4 months ago
Summary: To date, Amazon has shunned Bitcoin as a payment method. With PayPal entering the crypto space, could Amazon follow in its stead?
3 people have read this

Salesforce Allows Employees to Work from Home as They Wanted | online-insider.com

Salesforce Allows Employees to Work from Home as They Wanted | online-insider.com
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Online Insider | Salesforce is very popular and one of the giant-tech companies such Facebook and Google. Every single company...
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
6 people have read this

Researcher hacks over 35 tech firms in novel supply chain attack

Researcher hacks over 35 tech firms in novel supply chain attack
Added 4 months ago
Summary: A researcher managed to hack systems of over 35 major tech companies including Microsoft, Apple, PayPal, Shopify, Netflix, Tesla, Yelp, Tesla, and Uber in a novel software supply chain attack. For his ethical hacking research efforts, the researcher has been awarded over $130,000 in bug bounties.
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
10 people have read this
Cryptos: $NXS

Top 7 Affiliate Programs for Testers and Developers

Top 7 Affiliate Programs for Testers and Developers
Added 4 months ago
Summary: In this post, we bring you the top 7 affiliate programs for developers and testers. Listed are their features, including monetary benefits, for testers.
Sentiment: positive
13 minute read
8 people have read this
Stocks: $AWRE$SHOP

Warren Buffett: Beat Bitcoin With This 1 Tech Stock in 2021

Warren Buffett: Beat Bitcoin With This 1 Tech Stock in 2021
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Bitcoin is continuing to soar after Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) big investment. Nonetheless, I’m buying this Canadian tech stock instead and sticking to Buffett’s and Berkshire Hathaway’s (NYSE:BRK.A)(NYSE:BRK.B) long-term investing approach.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
18 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC

A researcher was able to breach 35+ companies, including Microsoft and Apple, in a new software supply chain attack that leveraged an open source ecosystem flaw

A researcher was able to breach 35+ companies, including Microsoft and Apple, in a new software supply chain attack that leveraged an open source ecosystem flaw
Added 4 months ago
Summary: By Ax Sharma / BleepingComputer. View the full context on Techmeme.
29 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL$SHOP
Cryptos: $XVG$OBSR$MER

Huawei files a lawsuit against the FCC for its decision to designate the company as a national security threat, says the order was beyond FCC's scope of powers

Huawei files a lawsuit against the FCC for its decision to designate the company as a national security threat, says the order was beyond FCC's scope of powers
Added 4 months ago
Summary: By Campbell Kwan / ZDNet. View the full context on Techmeme.
9 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL$SHOP
Cryptos: $XVG

Jack Dorsey expands on his vision of a decentralized social network and suggests an “app-store-like view of ranking algorithms” for users to select options

Jack Dorsey expands on his vision of a decentralized social network and suggests an “app-store-like view of ranking algorithms” for users to select options
Added 4 months ago
Summary: By Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge. View the full context on Techmeme.
12 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL$SHOP
Cryptos: $XVG

Bitcoin Touches Record High as Elon Musk’s Tesla Invests US$1.5 Billion

Bitcoin Touches Record High as Elon Musk’s Tesla Invests US$1.5 Billion
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Should you buy Bitcoin as it trades near record highs?
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
12 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$NET

In iOS 14.5 beta, Maps adds a feature letting US users report accidents, hazards, and speed checks along their route using Siri or CarPlay

In iOS 14.5 beta, Maps adds a feature letting US users report accidents, hazards, and speed checks along their route using Siri or CarPlay
Added 4 months ago
Summary: By Juli Clover / MacRumors. View the full context on Techmeme.
12 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL$SHOP
Cryptos: $XVG

Microsoft launches two new apps for Teams: Bulletins, where organizations can share news in one place, and Milestones, which tracks the status of work items

Microsoft launches two new apps for Teams: Bulletins, where organizations can share news in one place, and Milestones, which tracks the status of work items
Added 4 months ago
Summary: By Sean Endicott / Windows Central. View the full context on Techmeme.
12 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL$SHOP
Cryptos: $XVG

Live Stock Market and Earnings Updates

Live Stock Market and Earnings Updates
Added 4 months ago
Summary: President Biden met with business leaders at the White House on Tuesday as part of his push to rally support for the $1.9 trillion pandemic package being debated in Congress and his plan to raise the minimum wage.
Sentiment: positive
34 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$DOGE$RSV

Shopify Expands Its Checkout System to Facebook and Instagram

Shopify Expands Its Checkout System to Facebook and Instagram
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Shopify, a commerce platform for businesses, is bringing its checkout and payment processing system, Shop Pay, to some Facebook platforms.
6 people have read this

Seven Reasons Why U.S. Manufacturing Is On The Rise

Seven Reasons Why U.S. Manufacturing Is On The Rise
Added 4 months ago
Summary: I think it is a new wave of U.S.-based automated manufacturing ventures that could provide high-paying jobs to millions.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
14 people have read this
Cryptos: $RISE

'Headless' e-commerce platform Fabric raises $43M

'Headless' e-commerce platform Fabric raises $43M
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Fabric, a startup powering e-commerce for companies like GNC and ABC Carpet and Home, has raised $43 million in Series A funding. The announcement comes less than four months after Fabric announced its $9.5 million seed round. CEO Faisal Masud said Fabric hadn’t intended to raise more funding…
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
10 people have read this
Cryptos: $CS

Best website builders 2019: Squarespace, Wix, GoDaddy, and more

Best website builders 2019: Squarespace, Wix, GoDaddy, and more
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Without a website you might as well not exist.
Sentiment: positive
27 minute read
6 people have read this

The C-List Landscape Photographer’s Guide to Financial Success

The C-List Landscape Photographer’s Guide to Financial Success
Added 5 months ago
Summary: You missed out on that big first wave of Instagram stardom, you jumped on YouTube too late and now your Facebook page’s dwindling audience lives
8 people have read this

Warren Buffett: Don’t Buy Bitcoin!

Warren Buffett: Don’t Buy Bitcoin!
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Warren Buffett warns investors not to buy Bitcoin, but he also said to avoid airlines like Air Canada (TSX:AC) before buying into the industry.
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
13 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP
Cryptos: $BTC$NET

What is Gab? Inside the fast-growing Twitter competitor that has become a refuge for Trump and his supporters

What is Gab? Inside the fast-growing Twitter competitor that has become a refuge for Trump and his supporters
Added 5 months ago
Summary: The ex-president and other 'cancel culture' refugees excommunicated by Silicon Valley tech giants have found a safe harbour in Gab's 'alternative internet'
6 people have read this

Fox News cancels Lou Dobbs | Boing Boing

Fox News cancels Lou Dobbs | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Cancel culture has come for Fox News’ Lou Dobbs, whose show was today suddenly axed at the right-wing broadcaster. According to the Los Angeles Times, Dobbs “remains under contract at F…
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
9 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP$WMT
Cryptos: $SHARD$SHVR

Donald Trump returns to social media on Twitter competitor Gab

Donald Trump returns to social media on Twitter competitor Gab
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Landing on Gab as the apparent successor to Twitter comes despite reports Parler in 2020 offered Mr Trump 40 per cent of the company if he posted exclusively to the platform
1 people have read this
Stocks: $BOX$SHOP

Capitol riot's "bullhorn lady" taken into custody | Boing Boing

Capitol riot's "bullhorn lady" taken into custody | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Rachel Powell, who acquired the moniker “bullhorn lady” during the Trump Riot on January 6th, is in custody today. The single mother of eight has been charged with violent entry or diso…
Sentiment: negative
1 minute read
6 people have read this

There may be a 'Fifth Dimension' | Boing Boing

There may be a 'Fifth Dimension' | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: I am now confused as to what I dimension I had been listening to. Futurism.Com: A team of German and Spanish scientists says they’ve found a “natural explanation” for dark matter and other unresolv…
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP$WMT

Scooter rider evades police in Japan | Boing Boing

Scooter rider evades police in Japan | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: These police officers were very polite to a scooter driver who committed an infraction that caught their attention. “Driver, please stop on the left side of the road,” they announced th…
10 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP$WMT

This video of a bird biting off the string that supports its perch is a metaphor for many things in life | Boing Boing

This video of a bird biting off the string that supports its perch is a metaphor for many things in life | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: The bird’s excuse is that it didn’t know better. When people attack that which supports them, their excuse is that they didn’t know better.
4 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP$WMT

Watch a charming Florida defendant attempt to sweet talk his judge | Boing Boing

Watch a charming Florida defendant attempt to sweet talk his judge | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: A charming Florida defendant tries honey during his remote court hearing. The judge enjoys the compliment but quickly moves on to business.
4 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP$WMT
Cryptos: $KFC

Now streaming: Glitch in the Matrix, a new documentary about people who think we're living in a simulation | Boing Boing

Now streaming: Glitch in the Matrix, a new documentary about people who think we're living in a simulation | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Two years ago, I posted that my old pal Rodney Ascher, director of fantastically freaky documentaries like Room 237, about weird theories surrounding The Shining, and The Nightmare, a study on slee…
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
8 people have read this

Watch school custodian ace basketball trick shot when he thinks no one is watching | Boing Boing

Watch school custodian ace basketball trick shot when he thinks no one is watching | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: As custodian Joe Orians, who works at a middle school in Ohio, saunters toward his vacuum in the school gym, he casually tosses a basketball backwards, over-his-head, without looking at the basket.…
1 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $SHOP$WMT

My favorite vegetable peeler | Boing Boing

My favorite vegetable peeler | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: I’ve owned quite a few vegetable peelers, and the Kuhn Rikon model is my favorite. The blade is very sharp and it easily skins sweet potatoes, butternut squash, and even jicama. They are real…
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $SHARD

Fortnite has a new bounty hunter mode starring The Mandalorian | Boing Boing

Fortnite has a new bounty hunter mode starring The Mandalorian | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: I tend to hate the limited time events (LTEs) and dedicate myself to playing Battle Royale, but I hear this one is packed with Star Wars goodies, like a cantina.
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $EPIC

Why these co-founders turned their sustainability podcast into a VC-backed business

Why these co-founders turned their sustainability podcast into a VC-backed business
Added 5 months ago
Summary: When Laura Wittig and Liza Moiseeva met as guests on a podcast about sustainable fashion, they jibed so well together that they began one of their own: Good Together. Their show’s goal was to provide listeners with a place to learn how to be eco-conscious consumers, but with baby steps. Wittig thin…
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
15 people have read this
Cryptos: $CS$RAISE

Neatly sliced Leicas | Boing Boing

Neatly sliced Leicas | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Fabian Oefner’s (previously and previously at BB) Heisenberg Objekt No. III comprises of Leica M6 cameras sliced neatly into geometric shapes that reveal their internal structures, like the h…
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $JWL

Drunk birds in North Texas | Boing Boing

Drunk birds in North Texas | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Residents in North Texas are reporting birds acting loopy, disoriented, and smashing into windows in increasing numbers. Turns out, it’s the common phenomenon of migrating cedar waxwings eati…
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
3 people have read this

'These are her words, her lies': Anderson Cooper calls out Marjorie Taylor Greene with montage | Boing Boing

'These are her words, her lies': Anderson Cooper calls out Marjorie Taylor Greene with montage | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: No matter how deep the Republican party drills their collective head into the sand, Rep Marjorie Taylor Greene’s (Q-GA) can’t hide her words. Anderson Cooper calls her out in this monta…
11 people have read this

Police in Barrie, Ontario, "looking into" video of officer beating skateboarder with taser | Boing Boing

Police in Barrie, Ontario, "looking into" video of officer beating skateboarder with taser | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Disturbing video taken in Barrie, Ontario, shows an angry police officer striking a detainee in the head with a taser, then striking him again with his fists. Bystanders scream; the officer begins …
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
5 people have read this

Hot damn! This is how to open a bag of charcoal briquettes | Boing Boing

Hot damn! This is how to open a bag of charcoal briquettes | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: No matter how carefully I follow the printed instructions for opening a bag of charcoal, I usually end up tearing the paper. This failure puts a serious dent in my serotonin, dopamine, and oxytocin…
7 people have read this

General Partner at Operator Partners and Angel investor Zach Weinberg Joins Me on Panic with Friends to Discuss the Future of Healthcare and BioTech - Howard Lindzon

General Partner at Operator Partners and Angel investor Zach Weinberg Joins Me on Panic with Friends to Discuss the Future of Healthcare and BioTech - Howard Lindzon
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Today I had the pleasure of hosting Zach Weinberg on my podcast. The details of the conversation are below but quickly, Zach is an incredible entrepreneur and now investor at just the age of 34. He and his partner Nat Turner built two great companies, selling the first to Google, then taking Google capital for …
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
8 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL$SHOP

Nowlan Family Trust attempts to stop George Clooney's 'Buck Rogers' | Boing Boing

Nowlan Family Trust attempts to stop George Clooney's 'Buck Rogers' | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Doctor Theopolis rules The Nowlan Family Trust, assumedly established to manage the estate and possessions of Armageddon 2419 A.D. author Philip Francis Nowlan, has fired off a cease-and-desist let…
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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Listen to the fiery original gospel version of "Jesus Is Just Alright" | Boing Boing

Listen to the fiery original gospel version of "Jesus Is Just Alright" | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: In 1972, The Doobie Brothers released “Jesus Is Just Alright,” a cover song that instantly became a US hit and confounded listeners ever since. Was it ironic? (Nope.) Are the Doobies ac…
Sentiment: positive
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This part of California will give you $100 in vouchers to come visit | Boing Boing

This part of California will give you $100 in vouchers to come visit | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Santa Maria Valley, a wine region on California’s Central Coast northwest of Santa Barbara, wants you to visit so badly that they’ll give you $100 in vouchers to spend at areas business…
Sentiment: positive
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Trump quits Screen Actor's Guild before they "fire" him. They respond with 2 words | Boing Boing

Trump quits Screen Actor's Guild before they "fire" him. They respond with 2 words | Boing Boing
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Summary: After last month’s Capitol insurrection, the Screen Actor’s Guild voted to have ex-president Trump face the union’s Disciplinary Committee for his role in the Jan 6 deadly riot, a…
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The tragic Cleveland balloon release disaster of 1986 presented in a short documentary | Boing Boing

The tragic Cleveland balloon release disaster of 1986 presented in a short documentary | Boing Boing
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Summary: In 1986 a Cleveland booster organization decided to beat the previous mass-balloon-launch record by releasing 1.5 million balloons in the city center. The thick cloud of colorful balloons enveloped…
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Attempting to create viral fever Oregon Reporter misidentifies pants as wild | Boing Boing

Attempting to create viral fever Oregon Reporter misidentifies pants as wild | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Hoping to add some ‘Oregon Man’ excitement to the sport of golf, a reporter misidentified a pair of pants as wild. Golf Digest: We’ve learned to expect anything from “Florid…
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The world's most dangerous fart | Boing Boing

The world's most dangerous fart | Boing Boing
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Summary: What we have here is a lesson in flatulence in the animal kingdom. We’ll meet a snake that draws in air to make scary noises, insects that kill with farts, and fish that can die if they don&#…
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Wayne's World is back! And their extended Super Bowl ad is amazing | Boing Boing

Wayne's World is back! And their extended Super Bowl ad is amazing | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Wayne and Garth are back at it, still in Wayne’s parents’ basement, to promote Uber Eats’ “Eat Local” campaign, and it’s as if no time has passed. Mike Myers and…
Sentiment: positive
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Furious Giuliani vents on air after WABC adds a disclaimer before his show | Boing Boing

Furious Giuliani vents on air after WABC adds a disclaimer before his show | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Rudy Giuliani was caught completely off guard when his radio bosses aired a disclaimer before his show. “I would have thought they would have told me about that before just doing what they just did…
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No-masker arrested at supermarket can't stop scolding cops who handcuff and arrest her | Boing Boing

No-masker arrested at supermarket can't stop scolding cops who handcuff and arrest her | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: This person refused to put on a mask when asked, and challenged an innocent supermarket worker to cite any federal law requiring her to do so. When the police arrive to arrest her, she goes into th…
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Two half-brother gorillas play and laugh together | Boing Boing

Two half-brother gorillas play and laugh together | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: More animal fun from the St. Louis Zoo. These two half-brother Western lowland gorillas, Nadaya and Bakari, like to play and laugh together (the vocalizations you hear is laughter). Other gorillas …
Sentiment: positive
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The bizarre conspiracy theory regarding the title "esquire" | Boing Boing

The bizarre conspiracy theory regarding the title "esquire" | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Every once in a while, you comes across a name listed as “John Doe, Esquire,” or something like that. What does it mean? The short answer is that it means John Doe is a lawyer. However,…
Sentiment: negative
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Keeping up with data — Week 5 reading list - Adam Votava - Medium

Keeping up with data — Week 5 reading list - Adam Votava - Medium
Added 5 months ago
Summary: The week has brought some interesting news in the world of data. First, Belgian start-up Soda — building a data monitoring tool — has raised $11.5 million in the series A funding, which is great news…
Sentiment: positive
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A 3-year-old wrote a delightful electro-pop album and her dad produced it | Boing Boing

A 3-year-old wrote a  delightful electro-pop album and her dad produced it | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: I’ve known Ari Sadowitz since I was in high school, and he remains one of the most shockingly talented musicians I have ever met. In recent years, he’s spent most of his time cranking o…
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Noam Chomsky on Nim Chimpsky and the emergence of language | Boing Boing

Noam Chomsky on Nim Chimpsky and the emergence of language | Boing Boing
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Summary: I first learned about Nim Chimpsky while reading Karen Joy Fowler’s brilliant novel We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves. I’d heard the name before, but I just thought it was a joke a…
Sentiment: positive
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COVID-19 has upended the lives of Black Market Sperm Donors | Boing Boing

COVID-19 has upended the lives of Black Market Sperm Donors | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: The New York Times has pumped up a huge load of great articles recently about the sperm donation industry. In “The Case of the Serial Sperm Donor,” Jacqueline Mroz explores the labyrint…
Sentiment: negative
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The best and the worst things about 5th edition D&D | Boing Boing

The best and the worst things about 5th edition D&D | Boing Boing
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Summary: On this episode of Dungeon Craft, Professor DM goes through the five things in 5e D&D that he likes the most and likes the least. If you had to articulate such a list, what would you include? I…
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All-electric planes like this could change regional air travel | Boing Boing

All-electric planes like this could change regional air travel | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Israel-based Eviation demonstrated its all-electric plane Alice in Paris before the pandemic. This great overview explains the challenges of all-electric planes that are not retrofits of existing m…
Sentiment: positive
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Kevin McCarthy seems to forget he denounced QAnon months ago | Boing Boing

Kevin McCarthy seems to forget he denounced QAnon months ago | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Last August House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-CA told Fox News, “There is no place for QAnon in the Republican Party”. When questioned by reporters about the views of freshman Rep…
Sentiment: positive
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'Q Shaman' Capitol attacker Jacob Chansley moved to Alexandria, VA jail, federal judge orders authorities to give him organic food while in custody | Boing Boing

'Q Shaman' Capitol attacker Jacob Chansley moved to Alexandria, VA jail, federal judge orders authorities to give him organic food while in custody | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: That jerk who wore horns and a bare chest in the US Capitol attack on January 6 has been moved to a Virginia jail, after a federal judge ordered authorities to provide him with organic food while h…
Sentiment: negative
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Meat chopper is good for tofu, too | Boing Boing

Meat chopper is good for tofu, too | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Here’s how we cook tofu at my house: Freeze a block of firm or extra firm tofu until it’s rock hard. Let it defrost for a few days in the refrigerator. Gently squeeze the water out of t…
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U.S. military vows to cleanse armed forces of extremists and white supremacists | Boing Boing

U.S. military vows to cleanse armed forces of extremists and white supremacists | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: President Biden’s newly appointed Secretary of Defense, Lloyd J. Austin tweeted that he is ordering a “stand down to occur over the next 60 days” to “discuss extremism in th…
Sentiment: negative
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Watch a tardigrade poop crystals | Boing Boing

Watch a tardigrade poop crystals | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: You already knew that tardigrades are weird creatures, but you’ll get way more weirdness when Ze Frank explains them. For example, they come in all shapes and colors, including transparent. I…
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Dog affectionately licks kitten friend | Boing Boing

Dog affectionately licks kitten friend | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: The kitten, it seems, is not entirely sure about this arrangement. The dog, it seems, is absolutely in love with this cute little kittie. [VIDEO LINK]
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Three new books by mini-comics great John Porcellino | Boing Boing

Three new books by mini-comics great John Porcellino | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: John Porcellino has been publishing his King-Cat mini-comics series since 1982. Drawn & Quarterly has just published three anthologies of his work. I shot this video to give you an idea of what…
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Toxic QAnon Rep Marjorie Taylor Greene rubbing her hand on crotch of a Trump cardboard cutout | Boing Boing

Toxic QAnon Rep Marjorie Taylor Greene rubbing her hand on crotch of a Trump cardboard cutout | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: What’s going on in the mucky swamp of Trump’s nether regions? Only Rep Marjorie Taylor Greene (Q-GA) knows for sure!
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Smartmatic files a $2.7 billion defamation lawsuit against Fox News, Giuliani, Powell | Boing Boing

Smartmatic files a $2.7 billion defamation lawsuit against Fox News, Giuliani, Powell | Boing Boing
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Election tech company Smartmatic is suing the Fox Corporation, Fox News, Fox anchors Lou Dobbs, Maria Bartiromo, and Jeanine Pirro, Rudolph W. Giuliani, and Sidney Powell for participating in a …
Sentiment: negative
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