Zepto a 10-minute delivery app raises $665 million at $36 billion valuation

TechCrunch [Feed] on 6/21/24 at 12:30am

Zepto has more than doubled its valuation to $36 billion from $14 billion in less than a year in a new funding round of $665 million as the ...

Language learning app Speak nets $20M doubles valuation

TechCrunch [Feed] on 6/20/24 at 11:48pm

Speak the AI-powered language learning app has raised new money from investors at double its previous valuation 2024 TechCrunch All rights ...

Appeals Court Denies Bannons Emergency Motion to Remain Free

New York Times - Homepage [Feed] on 6/20/24 at 11:09pm

Stephen K Bannon is scheduled to start a four-month prison term on July 1 unless the Supreme Court intervenes

Japan Makes It Very Hard to Be Sterilized These Women Demand Change

New York Times - Homepage [Feed] on 6/20/24 at 11:01pm

A lawsuit challenges a societal assumption that all women are destined to become a mother

How Britains Labour Party Became Electable Again

New York Times - Homepage [Feed] on 6/20/24 at 11:00pm

In less than five years the opposition Labour Party has gone from massive defeat to the favorite to win next months election How did they do...

How Taylor Swifts Eras Tour Might Affect Europes Economy

New York Times - Homepage [Feed] on 6/20/24 at 11:00pm

Economists are debating what effect the singers sweep through Europe will have this summer as swarms of fans increase demand for hotels and ...

At Rickwood Field Willie Mays Is the Star of the Show One More Time

New York Times - Homepage [Feed] on 6/20/24 at 10:01pm

On a night that honored the Negro leagues and Mays who died on Tuesday a baseball game between the Giants and the Cardinals was almost besid...

Stanford Reports on Antisemitism and Anti-Muslim Bias Show Extent of Divide

New York Times - Homepage [Feed] on 6/20/24 at 9:48pm

One report documented antisemitic threats The other anti-Muslim threats Both signaled that there may be little room for agreement

Trump Erodes Bidens Lead in 2024 Election Fundraising After Conviction

New York Times - Homepage [Feed] on 6/20/24 at 9:43pm

Just two months ago President Biden appeared to have a daunting financial advantage Then Donald Trump was convicted of 34 felonies and Repub...

Bloomberg Backs Biden With $20 Million Donation

New York Times - Homepage [Feed] on 6/20/24 at 9:15pm

The former mayor of New York City a Democratic megadonor became a significant backer of Mr Bidens in 2020 after spending $1 billion on his o...

Timothy Mellon Donates $50 Million to a Pro-Trump Super PAC

New York Times - Homepage [Feed] on 6/20/24 at 7:03pm

The cash from Mr Mellon a reclusive billionaire who has also been a major donor to a super PAC supporting Robert F Kennedy Jr is among the l...

Killer of 2 Women in National Park in 1996 Has Been Identified FBI Says

New York Times - Homepage [Feed] on 6/20/24 at 6:16pm

A convicted serial rapist who died in an Ohio prison in 2018 was responsible for the murder of a couple at Shenandoah National Park in a cas...

Nearly 100 Million Under Temperature Advisories as Heat Wave Lingers

New York Times - Homepage [Feed] on 6/20/24 at 6:00pm

The heat is expected to peak over the weekend in the Northeast but not until early next week in the South and the Great Plains according to ...

ShotSpotter Alerts Waste NYPD Officers Time Audit Says

New York Times - Homepage [Feed] on 6/20/24 at 5:54pm

In June of last year only 13 percent of ShotSpotter alerts were actually gunfire according to Comptroller Brad Lander

The Flimsiness of Trumponomics

The Atlantic [Feed] on 6/20/24 at 5:49pm

Trumps latest reported idea would result in massive tax cuts for the ultrarichat the expense of other Americans

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