Steve June 23, 2020

The rise in poverty many economists projected as a result of the coronavirus pandemic has been largely avoided, capped by the relief bills passed in March, two new studies posit. But the one time payment of $1,200 per person was just one time, and the extra assistance in unemployment benefits, as well as their extension […]

Steve June 23, 2020

Ford Mustang Mach-e reservation holders are reporting that some Ford dealerships are marking up the electric SUV by as much as $15,000. Despite some pushback from longtime Mustang fans who don’t appreciate the legendary brand going electric and coming in an SUV form-factor, the Mach-E has been well-received overall. The “first edition” model “sold out” […]

Steve June 23, 2020

USB is one of the most beloved computer interfaces of all time. Developed in the mid-1990s, it undertook a slow but steady march to the top. Offering an interface with good speeds and a compact connector, it became the standard for hooking up interface devices, storage, and even became the de-facto way to talk old-school […]

Steve June 23, 2020

by Sam Manzella 50m ago Every day during the month of June, we will be spotlighting our 2020 Logo30. This powerful series profiles ordinary and extraordinary people who show pride in unique and provocative ways. Visit the Logo30 homepage to view current and past honorees. Sen. Tammy Baldwin is showing her Pride by doing what […]

Steve June 23, 2020

by Christopher Rudolph 4h ago Every day during the month of June, we will be spotlighting our 2020 Logo30. This powerful series profiles ordinary and extraordinary people who show pride in unique and provocative ways. Visit the Logo30 homepage to view current and past honorees. To say Pete and Chasten Buttigieg have had a busy […]

Steve June 23, 2020

By Rich Woods Senior Editor for North America Neowin @@TheRichWoods · Jun 23, 2020 09:16 EDT For decades now, Apple has been using the version 10 on its operating system. First it was called Mac OS X, then it was simply OS X, and then the Cupertino firm moved on to macOS. But when it […]

Steve June 23, 2020

Perhaps the best known example of an agency twisting itself into a pretzel stems from “Sharpiegate.” After the National Weather Service’s Birmingham, Alabama, office contradicted Trump’s Sharpie fable that Hurricane Dorian threatened the state, the agency overseeing the office put out a statement backing the president over the scientists. Emails obtained by BuzzFeed and The […]

Steve June 23, 2020

The former CEO of the German payments firm Wirecard was arrested on Tuesday on suspicion of falsifying accounts, after the company disclosed a $2.1 billion financial hole and questioned whether trustees had actually held money on its behalf. Markus Braun turned himself in to prosecutors in Munich on Monday after traveling from Vienna. A judge […]

Steve June 23, 2020

Top-ranked tennis star Novak Djokovic tested positive for the coronavirus after he took part in an exhibition series he organized in Serbia and Croatia. The Serbian player said in a statement Tuesday that he is asymptomatic and that his family was also tested for the virus. His wife, Jelena Djokovic, tested positive for the virus […]

Steve June 23, 2020

Technology company executives are blasting President Tweety McTreason’s executive order that freezes new visas for foreign workers. Amazon, Facebook, Google and Twitter were among the well-known tech firms that blasted the policy in the hours after Trump issued it on Monday. “Immigration has contributed immensely to America’s economic success, making it a global leader in […]