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The Stadia Super-Fans Still Clocking Thousands Of Hours On The Service Everyone Thought Was Dead

The Stadia Super-Fans Still Clocking Thousands Of Hours On The Service Everyone Thought Was Dead

Image: Google / Kotaku / Zoa.Arts (Shutterstock) Google Stadia hasn’t really been in the mainstream spotlight since its high-profile launch in 2019. And outside of bad news and poor reviews, it mainly disappeared from most gaming sites and YouTube channels. But the players who’ve invested hundreds or even thousands of hours into Google’s video game …

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Some social media influencers are being paid thousands to endorse cryptocurrency projects

Some social media influencers are being paid thousands to endorse cryptocurrency projects

Ben Armstrong says his crisis of conscience came in January of this year, when he realized he had to stop a business practice he — and a lot of other people in his line of work — had been engaged in for years.  Armstrong is one of the most-watched crypto influencers on YouTube. His channel, …

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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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‘I’m out millions of dollars’: Thousands of crypto investors have their life savings frozen as Voyager files for bankruptcy protection

‘I’m out millions of dollars’: Thousands of crypto investors have their life savings frozen as Voyager files for bankruptcy protection

Robert first came across Voyager Digital in March 2020. Like countless others, he decided to give the cryptocurrency broker a try. The platform was easy to navigate. It offered him an up to 9% annual percentage yield (APY)—much higher than a traditional savings account. It claimed to be FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation) insured. And …

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Amazon to use walking, electric cargo bikes to replace thousands of van deliveries

Amazon to use walking, electric cargo bikes to replace thousands of van deliveries

E-commerce giant Amazon has found a simple solution to replace thousands of its van deliveries: smaller electric cargo bikes and good old-fashioned walking. The first city to see Amazon make the switch is London, where the company is beginning a trial with electric cargo bikes – but these aren’t your typical two-wheeled electric cargo bikes. In …

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July Fourth travelers face thousands of flight delays, cancellations

July Fourth travelers face thousands of flight delays, cancellations

Placeholder while article actions load Isabella Courchesne was about to enjoy an Italian sub at New York’s LaGuardia Airport when she got an alert familiar to many traveling for July Fourth: Her flight was delayed. Courchesne was trying to spend a weekend of grilling and shopping with family in Cleveland. She stayed patient after seeing …

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Rolling Over Your 401(k) to an IRA Can Cost You Tens of Thousands. What to Do Instead.

Rolling Over Your 401(k) to an IRA Can Cost You Tens of Thousands. What to Do Instead.

Text size Retirement savers would do well to check the fees on fund holdings in 401(k) accounts held at former employers before rolling over to an IRA. Workplace savings plans tend to have more favorable fund fees. Piotr Adamowicz/Dreamstime.com Workers who roll over their 401(k) into an IRA when leaving their job may be setting …

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Institutional investors have bought hundreds of thousands of single-family homes, many in Black communities. Critics say it's creating a 'generation of renters'

Institutional investors have bought hundreds of thousands of single-family homes, many in Black communities. Critics say it’s creating a ‘generation of renters’

Democratic lawmakers are scrutinizing whether the American dream of a suburban home and white picket fence is being seized upon by large institutional investors, costing working people a shot at property ownership. The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held the virtual panel Tuesday, titled “Where Have All the Houses Gone? Private Equity, …

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Thousands walk out in Britain's biggest rail strike in 30 years as Johnson vows to stay firm

Thousands walk out in Britain’s biggest rail strike in 30 years as Johnson vows to stay firm

More than 40,000 rail workers walk out Government under pressure over cost-of-living crisis Unions say strike may start ‘summer of discontent’ LONDON, June 21 (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of workers walked out on the first day of Britain’s biggest rail strike in 30 years on Tuesday with passengers facing further chaos as both the …

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Seresto flea collars linked to thousands of pet deaths: Congress

Seresto flea collars linked to thousands of pet deaths: Congress

(WXIN) – A congressional panel has recommended the recall of flea-and-tick collars linked to 2,500 pet deaths. The Committee on Oversight and Reform’s Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy released a 24-page report this week on Seresto Flea and Tick Collars. Woman charged for allegedly dragging dog with car The findings follow a 16-month investigation …

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