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SoftBank takes over 80 percent of WeWork [The Verge] Former Sprint CEO elected executive chairman

The U.S. Yield Curve Tells Us That a Devastating Recession Is Unavoidable [Crypto Coins News] The U.S. Treasury yield curve has recovered lately, but don't be fooled into thinking that the dangers have gone away.

Lexus teases its first electric vehicles with a wild drone-deploying concept car [The Verge] The LF-30 Electrified, as it’s called, was unveiled at the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show. It’s a wedge-shaped coupe packed with crystalline angles and protrusions both inside and out. It seats four, with the driver and front passenger essentially getting their own fi…

Run, Don’t Walk, From Beyond Meat (BYND) Ahead Of IPO Stock Unlock [Crypto Coins News] Jim Cramer belives the Beyond Meat (BYND) Stock bubble has burst and investors should run for the hills, but not for the reason you expect.

Shaq’s Refreshing China Comments Make NBA Look Stupid [Crypto Coins News] Shaq used his spotlight as a TNT broadcaster on opening night to take a clear, solid stance on the NBA's China-Hong Kong controversy.

OBJ Reveals Unique Gift He Plans on Giving GOAT Tom Brady [Crypto Coins News] It appears that Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. is planning on giving Tom Brady a pair of goat hair cleats.

Salesforce Ventures's John Somorjai warns N.C.'s politics could dampen its tech hub potential [TechCrunch] North Carolina has been rising as an entrepreneurial hub. It’s now home to massive deals, like IBM buying Red Hat for $34 billion and Fortnite maker Epic Games raising a landmark $1.25 billion, both which helped to put the state — and the Triangle region, in …

Verizon is giving its customers 12 free months of Disney+ [TechCrunch] On November 12 Verizon will begin offering 12 months of Disney+ to all of its new and existing 4gLTE and 5G unlimited wireless customers, the companies said today in a joint statement. It’s a great way for Disney to juice its early subscriber numbers and for …

With M&A Ahead, These 5 Bank Stocks Could Be Takeover Targets [Crypto Coins News] Bank stocks could see a flurry of M&A action. Here's a look at which ones are likely to become acquisition targets.

Ajit Pai wants to abolish federalism so Verizon and AT&T can throttle your data [The Next Web] When AT&T, Verizon, Comcast, and other telcom giants purchased a net neutrality repeal from FCC shill Ajit Pai, it must have occurred to them that California would be a major ...

Somehow, 'Dark Fate' got me excited about the Terminator again [TechCrunch] The release of a new Terminator sequel has become a familiar ritual: The new filmmakers acknowledge the greatness of the first two movies, then mumble awkwardly about the other sequels — which are inevitably ignored, because they assure us that this time, the…

Drift CEO shares insights from 20+ years of startup experience [TechCrunch] Why do serial entrepreneurs keep jumping back in? What things might you learn the third, fourth, or fifth time around? To find out, Extra Crunch Managing Editor Eric Eldon spoke to Drift CEO and founder David Cancel at TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco. Cancel…

House overwhelmingly approves contentious new copyright bill [The Verge] The House of Representatives voted to approve a measure that would shake up the Copyright Office if it were made into law, creating a small claims court where online content creators can go after their infringers.

LabGenius raises $10M to use AI for protein drug discovery [TechCrunch] LabGenius, a London-based startup applying AI and “robotic automation” to protein drug discovery, has raised $10 million in Series A funding. The round is led by Lux Capital and Obvious Ventures, with participation from Felicis Ventures, Inovia Capital, Air S…

Microsoft’s DreamWalker VR turns your daily commute into a totally different one [Ars Technica] It guides you through real environs while immersing you in virtual ones.

Electric vehicle charging software EV Connect raises $12 million [TechCrunch] EV Connect, the Los Angeles-based company that sells software to manage electric vehicle charging, has raised $12 million in a Series B round led by investors Mitsui & Co. and Ecosystem Integrity Fund. The company has raised $25 million to date. EV Connect’s …

How I Podcast: Let's Talk About Cats' Mary Phillips-Sandy and Lizzie Jacobs [TechCrunch] The beauty of podcasting is that anyone can do it. It’s a rare medium that’s nearly as easy to make as it is to consume. And as such, no two people do it exactly the same way. There are a wealth of hardware and software solutions open to potential podcasters,…

3 Reasons Why the Invesco ETF (QQQ) Can Outperform the Stock Market This Week [Crypto Coins News] Corporate earnings season for the major technology companies could propel the Invesco ETF (QQQ) higher in the short term.

Elon Musk sends tweet via SpaceX’s Starlink satellite broadband [Ars Technica] Musk tests service at home as SpaceX aims to offer broadband in US by mid-2020.

In latest $10B JEDI contract twist, Defense Secretary recuses himself [TechCrunch] The JEDI drama never stops. The $10 billion, decade long cloud contract has produced a series of twists and turns since the project was announced in 2018. These include everything from court challenges to the president getting involved to accusations of bias …

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