Steve May 5, 2020

Latin music icon Marc Anthony is set to kick off the first virtual music festival to raise money for the Farmworkers’ COVID-19 Pandemic Relief Fund and help nearly 3 million farmworkers who have served as essential workers during the coronavirus pandemic, according to event organizers. The “Altisimo Live!” benefit concert, which will be co-hosted by […]

Steve May 5, 2020

The Saudi man cannot believe his ears. “You told him that the Israelis are right and that you want to do business with them?” he asks in response to the suggestion that perhaps, after years of open animosity, Israel isn’t the enemy Saudi Arabia once believed them to be. “The enemy is the one who […]

Steve May 5, 2020

Actor and comedian Bill Murray surprised viewers of Berkshire Hathaway’s (BRK-A, BRK-B) annual shareholders meeting when he submitted a question for billionaire Warren Buffett.“This pandemic will graduate a new class of war veterans. Healthcare, food supply, deliveries, community services. So many owe so much to these few. How might this great country take our turn…

Steve May 5, 2020

On Bradley Beach, on the New Jersey shore, last Sunday it was as if a switch had been thrown and I was transported back to last May, before the dawn of the Age of COVID-19. The beach was in its full pre-Memorial Day swing and the boardwalk bustling, as if the last several weeks had been a […]

Steve May 5, 2020

A dark-money group aligned with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, is dropping more than half a million dollars on an advertisement shielding Sen. Susan Collins of Maine, an embattled Republican incumbent, from criticism of her response to the coronavirus outbreak. The group, One Nation, is a political nonprofit that doesn’t have to disclose its donors. It […]

Steve May 5, 2020

Colorado adds medium- and heavy-duty vehicles to its electrification plans Posted May 4, 2020 by Charles Morris & filed under Newswire, The Vehicles. Governments around the world are pursuing policies to speed up EV adoption, but most are piecemeal—a purchase incentive here, an investment in EVSE there. California and the UK are among the few […]

Steve May 5, 2020

Sudan has appointed its first ambassador to the United States, the first such envoy in more than 20 years. Authorities in both countries had agreed to improve ties following the fall of longtime President Omar al-Bashir, who was overthrown by the military in April last year in the wake of mass protests seeking civilian rule.…

Steve May 5, 2020

Dubai has spent billions of dollars on the world’s fair, which was supposed to take place in October [Kamran Jebreili/AP] The Expo 2020 Dubai has been postponed by a year because of the coronavirus outbreak and will now be held from October 1, 2021, to March 31, 2022, the Paris-based organiser said. The six-month, multibillion-dollar…

Steve May 5, 2020

In our series of Best CPU guides, here’s the latest update to our recommended workstation CPUs list. All numbers in the text are updated to reflect pricing at the time of writing. Numbers in graphs reflect MSRP. Best CPUs for Workstations May 2020 Sometimes choosing a CPU is hard. So we’ve got you covered. In…

Steve May 5, 2020

Photos courtesy of Shii Said.For Shi Fan, every day is Halloween. At least, in spirit. “Growing up, I had a fascination with Halloween costumes. That was my main interest,” recalls the designer. She remembers spending the weeks leading up to the holiday poring over the costume flyer sent out by her local party shop, sketching…

Steve May 5, 2020

For the launch of i-D Asia we’re diving into the archives of i-D Japan, one of our first outposts in the region. Here, we throwback to a 2018 conversation with KOM_I from J-Pop project Wednesday Campanella . KOM_I’s performance is somehow wholesome, even when she exposes a lot of her skin. It’s often bewitching, sometimes…

Steve May 5, 2020

The Audi Q4 e-tron, the four-ring brand’s next electric SUV, is going to start at just $45,000, according to a new report. At the Geneva Motor Show last year, the German automaker presented a concept of the Q4 e-tron, but Audi confirmed that a production version will launch “at the end of 2020 as the […]

Steve May 5, 2020

You might be wondering why anyone would build device to dump Sega Genesis and Mega Drive cartridges. Perhaps they want to play their well-worn copy of The Lost Vikings on their phone, or they want to keep their QVC Limited Edition Maximum Carnage box set in near mint condition. Maybe. But we’re betting that [tonyp7] […]

Steve May 5, 2020

By Anmol Mehrotra Neowin @@anmol_112 · May 5, 2020 04:30 EDT Yesterday, the Samsung Galaxy A51 went on sale in the USA. The smartphone was launched with select carriers in the US last month and the unlocked version went on sale via Amazon and Samsung yesterday. If you are planning to get the Galaxy A51 […]