This site is reader-supported. When you click through links on our site, we may be compensated.

Military Contractor ECS Awarded Grant to Build VR Army Medic Trainer with Advanced Haptics

<!– Share buttons by mashshare.net – Version: 3.4.0–>Military contractor, Engineering & Computer Simulations (ECS), has received a grant from the federal Small Business Innovation Research program—likely ranging from $500,000 to $1.5 million—to pilot a virtual reality training program for U.S. Army medics. Founded in 1997, ECS is a Florida-based contractor which builds digital training and other tech …

Military Contractor ECS Awarded Grant to Build VR Army Medic Trainer with Advanced Haptics Read More »

Cannabis and Lending Firm Seeks SEC Permission to Raise $50M in Crypto Sale

Chicago based firm Ceres wants to build a “seed to sale” transaction network for cannabis on the blockchain using its dollar-backed stablecoin – if the digital security is approved for sale by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).  Launched in 2017 by West Point graduates and former U.S. soldiers Greg Anderson and Charlie Uchill, …

Cannabis and Lending Firm Seeks SEC Permission to Raise $50M in Crypto Sale Read More »

Tesla’s Elon Musk talks Autopilot and Level 5 Autonomy at China AI conference

By Simon Alvarez Posted on July 8, 2020 Quite unlike his previous appearance at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference in China last year, Elon Musk’s appearance at this year’s event featured what could only be described as a Q&A session about Tesla’s tech and AI. During his talk, Musk covered several topics, from the rollout …

Tesla’s Elon Musk talks Autopilot and Level 5 Autonomy at China AI conference Read More »

Lululemon sale: The best items to buy during this rare online sale – CNET

Deal Savings Price Show more (4 items) <p class=”speakableTextP1″><a href=”https://shop.lululemon.com/” rel=”noopener noreferrer nofollow” target=”_blank” data-component=”externalLink”>Lululemon</a> sale? Lululemon sale! Shout it from the rooftops, because those two words don’t come together often. Everyone’s favorite place to buy <span class=”link” section=”shortcodeLink”><a href=”https://www.cnet.com/news/the-best-way-to-wash-activewear/”>activewear</a></span> that makes their wallets wince is having a massive online-only sale from now through July …

Lululemon sale: The best items to buy during this rare online sale – CNET Read More »

Record Revenue for Blockchain Gaming Company During Pandemic

Animoca Brands, the firm behind blockchain-powered games The Sandbox, F1 Delta Time, and Crazy Defense Heroes, has reported unaudited revenue for the first four months of 2020 of $7.34 million amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The first quarter was Animoca Brands’ strongest on record with $4.33 million in revenue, followed by a record month with $3 …

Record Revenue for Blockchain Gaming Company During Pandemic Read More »

Former Facebook Counsel Joins Coinbase as Chief Legal Officer

Paul Grewal, a former US magistrate judge in California and Deputy General Counsel for Facebook, is joining crypto exchange Coinbase’s legal team. In a July 8 announcement on the Coinbase blog, the crypto exchange said the addition of Grewal will help “pave the way for the next phase of crypto awareness and adoption.” The new …

Former Facebook Counsel Joins Coinbase as Chief Legal Officer Read More »

Bitcoin Transactions: New High for Argentina as Confidence in the Peso Tanks

Gifts and Remittances: Bitcoin.com’s New Tools Allow People to Send BCH via Email This month Bitcoin.com launched two services that help facilitate bitcoin cash adoption and crypto remittance via email. In a recent video on June 5, Bitcoin.com’s Roger Ver showcased gifts.bitcoin.com, a new feature that allows individuals to send BCH gift cards … read …

Bitcoin Transactions: New High for Argentina as Confidence in the Peso Tanks Read More »

50 best TV shows to watch on Netflix – CNET

Jessica Barden in The End of the F***ing World. Netflix <p class=”speakableTextP1″>Run out of shows to watch on <a href=”https://www.cnet.com/tags/netflix/” data-annotation=”true” data-component=”linkTracker” data-link-tracker-options=”{"action":"inline-annotation|Netflix|CNET_TAG|525"}” section=”annotation”>Netflix</a>? Welcome to another list of best shows you might have missed.</p><p class=”speakableTextP2″>Netflix periodically changes up its line-up of programs, but its excellent originals stick around. A lot of them come from …

50 best TV shows to watch on Netflix – CNET Read More »

Wink’s delayed smart home subscription plan kicks in July 27th

Wink Wink can’t put off launching its subscription program any longer. The smart home company has announced that it will start charging customers $5 a month on July 27th, which means users who refuse to get on board will soon have to make do with limited functionality. Wink announced that it was moving to a …

Wink’s delayed smart home subscription plan kicks in July 27th Read More »

Prosecutors Expect Guilty Plea From Alleged $7m Crypto Fraudster

Jon Barry Thompson, the accused operator of a fraudulent crypto escrow service that defrauded $7 million from two customers, is expected to enter a guilty plea — with prosecutors aiming to finalize proceedings in September. “The parties expect to reach a disposition of this matter and respectfully request that the court set a control date …

Prosecutors Expect Guilty Plea From Alleged $7m Crypto Fraudster Read More »