American private equity firm TPG will invest $600 million in Jio Platforms, joining a roster of high-profile investors including Facebook and Silver Lake that have backed India’s top telecom operator at the height of a global pandemic. TPG said it is acquiring a 0.93% stake in Jio Platforms, giving the […]
The U.N. Independent Expert on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity, Victor Madrigal-Borloz, called for a global ban on conversion therapy in a report.
The United Nations released a report documenting the global reach and impact of gay and transgender conversion therapy, calling for nations around the world to work to ban the scientifically discredited practice. Conversion therapy practices, the U.N. document states, are interventions of a wide ranging nature that are aimed at […]
In a radio interview, the ‘Da 5 Bloods’ director defended the controversial filmmaker, saying “Woody’s a friend of mine.”
Woody Allen can count Spike Lee among his supporters in the entertainment industry. In an interview for New York’s WOR 710 radio on Friday, the Da 5 Bloods director voiced his support for Allen, noting he still calls the embattled filmmaker a friend. Asked to weigh in on the controversy around […]
The annual PC gaming event will feature 50-plus games. You can watch PC Gamer’s PC Gaming Show on Saturday, June 13, starting at 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT.
Annual PC gaming event will feature 50-plus games
The Gillmor Gang — Frank Radice, Michael Markman, Keith Teare, Denis Pombriant, Brent Leary, and Steve Gillmor . Recorded live Sunday, May 31, 2020. For more, subscribe to the Gillmor Gang Newsletter. Produced and directed by Tina Chase Gillmor @tinagillmor @…
The Gillmor Gang Frank Radice, Michael Markman, Keith Teare, Denis Pombriant, Brent Leary, and Steve Gillmor . Recorded live Sunday, May 31, 2020. For more, subscribe to the Gillmor Gang Newsletter. Produced and directed by Tina Chase Gillmor @tinagillmor @fradice, @mickeleh, @denispombriant, @kteare, @brentleary, @stevegillmor, @gillmorgang Liner Notes Live chat […]
Police shot and killed Rayshard Brooks, 27, after they responded to a call about someone sleeping in a car. Video shows Brooks running away before he was shot.
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced Saturday that police Chief Erika Shields is resigning after officers shot and killed a Black man at a Wendy’s restaurant Friday. The police were responding to a call about someone sleeping in his car, which was parked in the drive-thru at the restaurant. Police said that […]
It might be tempting to look up info on the PS5 that comes from Amazon, but you really cannot start trusting that information.
PS5 details are thin at the moment due to Sonys marketing strategy. People have been looking through Amazon listings for some information. You cannot trust the information from Amazon listing leaks. One of the biggest mysteries about the PS5 is the price tag. Its an important detail since the world […]
The ongoing military standoffs with China at multiple points along the India-China border has turned the spotlight to the single most important element that has helped keep the peace across the Himalayas: the Line of Actual Control (LAC). Yet, what exactly the LAC is remains a source of much confusion. […]
The PS5 design is here and it’s time to compare it to the Xbox Series X based purely on their appearance alone.
The design of Sonys PS5 has finally been revealed. The sleek, futurism-inspired design is the cause of many memes on places like Twitter. Does PS5s popped-collar router look better, or does the Xbox Series X slab of black granite approach appeal more? The wait is finally over. We now know […]