Month: June 2022

2022 NBA free agency rumors: Live updates as Kevin Durant demands trade; Jalen Brunson to Knicks

The 2021-22 season and NBA Draft are both in the books, and now all eyes are on the start of free agency. The speculation and rumors that surround free agency are what make this time of the year truly entertaining. This summer may not have some of the biggest names available on the free-agent market, …

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Apple exec admits to ironic insider trading scheme

Apple’s former senior director of corporate law and corporate secrecy has officially admitted to partaking in an insider trading scheme. Gene Levoff was first indicted for insider trading in 2019, and while he was initially fighting the charges, he has now admitted to his role in these insider trading transactions. Levoff started at Apple in …

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Bitcoin falls below $19,000, further shaking crypto markets

Representation of cryptocurrency bitcoin is seen in this illustration taken November 29, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 30 (Reuters) – Bitcoin dropped 6.1% to $ 18,866.77 at 2004 GMT on Thursday, putting the biggest and best-known cryptocurrency down $ 1,226.41 from its previous close and down …

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Fan Spends 40k On Stock To Ask Nintendo About F-Zero

Screenshot: Nintendo Many Nintendo fans desperately want a new entry in the popular sci-fi racing series, F-Zero. However, only one diehard fan was reportedly dedicated enough to spend over 5 million yen (roughly $ 40,000 US) on Nintendo stock, giving him a chance to ask the Japanese publisher about F-Zero and its future directly. On …

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US approves SpaceX’s Starlink internet for use with ships, boats, planes

By Joey Roulette WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US Federal Communications Commission on Thursday authorized Elon Musk’s SpaceX to use its Starlink satellite internet network with moving vehicles, green-lighting the company’s plan to expand broadband offerings to commercial airlines, shipping vessels and trucks. Starlink, a fast-growing constellation of internet-beaming satellites in orbit, has long sought to …

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The Mere Sight of a Meal Triggers an Inflammatory Response in the Brain

Summary: The simple sight and smell of a meal prior to consumption triggers insulin release. This insulin release depends on a short-term inflammatory response. In those who are overweight, this inflammatory response is so excessive it can impair insulin secretion. Source: University of Basel Even before carbohydrates reach the bloodstream, the very sight and smell …

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