Month: August 2022

Jon Turi

BioLite adds portable power stations and a solar array to its charging lineup | Engadget

After years of providing off-the-grid camping, cooking and pocketable charger tech, BioLite has moved further into the genre with its newest and more robust power-backup solutions. The company just announced the BaseCharge 600 and BaseCharge 1500 portable power stations, along with an accompanying SolarPanel 100. As with most products of this type, they’re great for …

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Venture capital’s silent crash: when the tech boom met reality

Venture capital’s silent crash: when the tech boom met reality

The venture capital world is in the grip of a silent crash. Unlike the stock market, there are no daily market indexes to broadcast the pain, and no individual share prices for anxious tech employees to watch as their personal wealth evaporates. In fact, for many of the investors and entrepreneurs who have just lived …

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Crypto fans await the 'flippening,' when Ether will surpass Bitcoin

Crypto fans await the ‘flippening,’ when Ether will surpass Bitcoin

Bitcoin, the world’s biggest cryptocurrency, has always reigned supreme in the land of digital assets. But now, thanks to an eye-popping surge by Ether, fans of the No. 2 token by market value are reviving predictions that it is destined to one day take over the throne. In crypto parlance, it’s known as the “flippening”—and …

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An American man flew from Costa Rica to Miami just to retrieve his stranded bag, which he says had thousands of dollars of drone gear in it

An American man flew from Costa Rica to Miami just to retrieve his stranded bag, which he says had thousands of dollars of drone gear in it

Robert Gentel took matters into his own hands to retrieve his luggage, which he says contained thousands of dollars of drone equipment, in June.Robert Gentel Robert Gentel flew from Costa Rica to Miami just to retrieve his stranded luggage. The bag got stuck in Miami after his flight was canceled in June. The aviation industry …

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Conservative groups slam President Biden for attempting to 'gaslight' Americans on recession

Conservative groups slam President Biden for attempting to ‘gaslight’ Americans on recession

OceanFirst Financial president and CEO Christopher Maher analyzes if the economy is truly in a recession on ‘The Claman Countdown.’ Conservative groups are slamming President Biden and his administration for attempting to “gaslight” Americans into believing that the country isn’t in a recession. The country entered a technical recession as the U.S. economy shrank by …

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AMD, PayPal, Starbucks, Uber, Paramount, and Other Stocks for Investors to Watch This Week

AMD, PayPal, Starbucks, Uber, Paramount, and Other Stocks to Watch This Week

It’s the peak stretch of second-quarter earnings season, with roughly 150 S&P 500 firms scheduled to report this week. The highlights on the economic calendar will be a pair of purchasing managers’ index readings and jobs Friday. Wednesday’s earnings highlights will be Booking Holdings , CVS Health , eBay , and Moderna . Thursday will …

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Warner Bros. Discovery Faces First Post-Honeymoon Earnings As Layoffs, Streaming Decisions Loom

Warner Bros. Discovery Faces First Post-Honeymoon Earnings As Layoffs, Streaming Decisions Loom

Warner Bros. Discovery is heading into a very important week. The company, whose regime just crossed the 100-days-in-office mark, reports its Q2 earnings Thursday, when CEO David Zaslav and his team are expected to lay out more concrete plans for the combined entity than they did on the Q1 earnings call, held just a couple …

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