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Andreessen Horowitz-backed Skydio just hit unicorn status with its latest fundraising, as US dronemakers look to gain on a Chinese rival

Andreessen Horowitz-backed Skydio just hit unicorn status with its latest fundraising, as US dronemakers look to gain on a Chinese rival

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement This week, Skydio became the first US-based dronemaker "unicorn" - valued at over $1 billion - but the company and its hot industry are no overnight...
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The 4 best yoga blocks, for help improving flexibility or providing support

The 4 best yoga blocks, for help improving flexibility or providing support

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Yoga blocks can help you get into difficult poses and deepen your flexibility, or simply provide added support. They're not just intended for beginners...
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Early-stage VCs say having their own SPAC gives them a hidden path into bigger deals

Early-stage VCs say having their own SPAC gives them a hidden path into bigger deals

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The creation of new special purpose acquisition companies has had an unintended side-effect on the venture firms spawning them: The buzz has improved...
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Walmart's mysterious new fintech startup just made some high-profile hires. Here's what experts predict these moves mean for the new venture

Walmart's mysterious new fintech startup just made some high-profile hires. Here's what experts predict these moves mean for the new venture

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Walmart isn't just slicing the surface of fintech. All signs indicate that it is diving in deep on a mysterious new venture that will heavily feature...
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PR firm Bevel hired a Goldman Sachs alum to cash in on the SPAC craze and win market share from financial communications heavyweights

PR firm Bevel hired a Goldman Sachs alum to cash in on the SPAC craze and win market share from financial communications heavyweights

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Bevel, a public relations agency that reps startups including fintech Acorns and venture capital firms like Greycroft, is building a new team under...
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“Ample” Launches New Battery Swap For EVs That Could Avoid The Failures Of Previous Ventures

15 hours ago   |   Forbes

Ample is a new electric vehicle charging system which works by having robots quickly replace small modular battery packs in electric cars, getting them back on the road in a...
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A magic mushroom firm backed by Peter Thiel is now worth $2 billion and reportedly eyeing an IPO

A magic mushroom firm backed by Peter Thiel is now worth $2 billion and reportedly eyeing an IPO

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Atai Life Sciences, a psychedelic company backed by billionaire investor Peter Thiel, is eyeing a potential public stock listing as soon as this Spring...
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The death of a venture capital program focused on profitability

15 hours ago   |   Fortune

Indie.vc has called it quits. It's the end of a profitability experiment
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PayPal is in early-stage talks to buy crypto asset security firm Curv for half a billion, reports say

PayPal is in early-stage talks to buy crypto asset security firm Curv for half a billion, reports say

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement PayPal is reportedly in early-stage talks to acquire US-Israeli crypto custody firm Curv for $500 million. Founded in 2018, Curv is based in New York and...
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PayPal is in early-stage talks to buy crypto asset security firm Curv for half a billion, reports say

PayPal is in early-stage talks to buy crypto asset security firm Curv for half a billion, reports say

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement PayPal is reportedly in early-stage talks to acquire US-Israeli crypto custody firm Curv for $500 million. Founded in 2018, Curv is based in New York and...
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The House passed a police reform bill named for George Floyd that would ban...

The House passed a police reform bill named for George Floyd that would ban choke holds and 'qualified immunity' for officers

Summary List Placement The US House of Representatives passed the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act late Wednesday, in a party-line vote on the most ambitious policing... Read more ...

T.J. McConnell's triple-double: Just how crazy was it?

T.J. McConnell's triple-double: Just how crazy was it?

The Pacers backup guard did something no other NBA player had done, officially, in 48 years. Read more ...

Texas power grid operator axes its CEO after deadly blackout caused by...

Texas power grid operator axes its CEO after deadly blackout caused by winter storm

The entity delivering power to most of Texas has decided to fire its CEO, as it faces criticism for failing to prepare the power grid for last month's winter storm and leaving... Read more ...

Former NFL Pro Bowler Kellen Winslow II Sentenced To 14 Years For Sex Crimes

Former NFL Pro Bowler Kellen Winslow II Sentenced To 14 Years For Sex Crimes

A San Diego judge said Kellen Winslow II preyed on especially vulnerable women, including a homeless woman and an unconscious teen. Read more ...

USC routs Stanford 79-42 to stay in hunt for Pac-12 title

USC routs Stanford 79-42 to stay in hunt for Pac-12 title

LOS ANGELES - Tahj Eaddy scored 16 points on 6-of-8 shooting and Southern California routed Stanford 79-42 on Wednesday night, snapping a two-game skid and keeping the Trojans... Read more ...

House Passes Landmark Voting Rights Bill, Setting Up First Major Filibuster...

House Passes Landmark Voting Rights Bill, Setting Up First Major Filibuster Fight

The sweeping reform bill would nullify the new wave of voter restrictions that Republicans are pushing at the state level. Read more ...

Texas power grid CEO is fired following widespread outages during winter storms

Texas power grid CEO is fired following widespread outages during winter storms

Following widespread power outages that left many in the dark for days, the head of the organization overseeing the state's power grid has been fired. Read more ...

The US House passes H.R. 1, a major voting rights and campaign finance...

The US House passes H.R. 1, a major voting rights and campaign finance reform package

Summary List Placement The House passed H.R. 1, Democrats' flagship democracy reform and voting rights legislative package, in a Wednesday nightvote. The bill, dubbed the For... Read more ...

Caps edge Bruins 2-1 in SO in Chara's return to Boston

Caps edge Bruins 2-1 in SO in Chara's return to Boston

BOSTON - Jakub Vrana had the only score in the shootout and the Washington Capitals beat the Bruins 2-1 Wednesday night in Zdeno Chara's return to Boston. Read more ...

Michael Brown's father, Ferguson activists demand $20M from BLM

Michael Brown's father, Ferguson activists demand $20M from BLM

The father of Michael Brown and other activists from Ferguson, Missouri, are demanding financial support from Black Lives Matter after the organization revealed it raised over... Read more ...