Technology

Snapchat says the Pixel 6 is ‘the fastest phone to make a Snap’

At today’s Pixel event, Google dove into the details about the Pixel 6 series devices and outlined a brand new feature that will make sending Snaps even faster. The new feature, called Quick Tap to Snap, adds a camera-only version of Snapchat directly to the lock screen of the Pixel. To access it, all you […]

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Bear crashes wedding reception in Mexico

A wedding in Mexico became an even more memorable event for everyone present when the reception was interrupted by an unusual crasher: a bear in search of food. A video posted to TikTok by user @AngieDisa shows the bear knocking over a chair and putting its front paws on a table during dinner at the […]

Sport

Woody Johnson has “unwavering, steadfast confidence” in Joe Douglas, Robert Saleh

The Jets are 1-5 and coming off a 54-13 loss to the Patriots, which meant team owner Woody Johnson got asked about his confidence in head coach Robert Saleh and General Manager Joe Douglas on his way into owners meetings in New York Tuesday. Johnson called the two men “deep thinkers” who are trying to […]

Lifestyle

New life for a cancer drug that reprograms pain pathways to treat chronic pain

Chronic pain associated with nerve injury and chronic bone pain from metastatic cancer are unmet medical needs. This sober assertion does not begin to capture the crushing and devastating impact of these pain conditions on the lives of people affected by them, nor the effects on their families. Indeed, people’s social and professional lives can […]

Business

EXCLUSIVE Gas crisis helps to land BP $500 million windfall

BP’s trading team made at least $500 million in the third quarter of 2021, two sources with knowledge of the company’s trading results said, as the energy major benefitted from a gas crisis that has left consumers and industries smarting. Natural gas and power prices soared to an all-time high in Europe and parts of […]

Technology

Nikola allowed to proceed with $2 billion patent lawsuit against Tesla

Hydrogen trucking startup Nikola is being allowed to continue its three-year-old $2 billion patent lawsuit against Tesla. A federal judge shelved the suit earlier this month after the two companies stopped responding to the court’s orders. The case against Tesla will still remain “administratively closed” but won’t be dismissed, Judge James Donato said in a […]

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Colorado softball team features players in their 90s

A Colorado softball team is believed to be the oldest such team in the country, with players ranging from their 50s to their 90s. The Colorado Peaches, a team founded in 1991, features more than 50 players, many of whom are in their 70s, 80s and 90s. Player Fran Simon told KMGH-TV the team is […]

Sport

Aaron Rodgers: We’ve found a way to win without Davante Adams in the past

The Packers placed wide receiver Davante Adams on the COVID-19 reserve list on Monday, which puts them on track to play without quarterback Aaron Rodgers‘ top target against the Cardinals on Thursday. Rodgers held his weekly press conference on Tuesday and said there was a “shock factor” when he heard the news about Adams. He […]

Lifestyle

New study to develop personalized therapies for triple-negative breast cancer patients

Indiana University School of Medicine researcher Bryan P. Schneider, MD, is leading a novel nationwide study to better understand how to treat patients with triple-negative breast cancer based on their own unique genetic data. PERSEVERE is a phase 2 clinical trial with the goal of studying personalized cancer treatment combinations when compared to standard cancer […]

Business

Norwegian Air to lease 13 Boeing planes

Budget carrier Norwegian Air (NAS.OL) has agreed to lease up to 13 Boeing (BA.N) aircraft in anticipation of higher demand for travel next summer, it said on Wednesday. The lease concerns Boeing’s 737-800 NG aircraft, with delivery to begin in the fourth quarter of this year and through the first quarter of next year. Norwegian […]