Need to ramp up vaccine production, ensure availability of beds: PM Modi

Need to ramp up vaccine production, ensure availability of beds: PM Modi

All necessary measures must be taken to ramp up the availability of hospital beds for Covid patients, says PM Modi at a meeting to review the status of preparedness to handle the ongoing pandemic

Advertising confessions: 9 current and former staffers at companies like WPP and Publicis share stories of pandemic burnout

Advertising confessions: 9 current and former staffers at companies like WPP and Publicis share stories of pandemic burnout

Summary List PlacementAd agency workloads have increased during the pandemic, leading some to work up to 75 hours a week and others to burn out and leave the industry, ad pros told Insider. When the pandemic hit, many marketers shifted messaging, leaving agencies to have to deliver digital ads in days and hours. Even after…

Pre-packaged insolvency for small & medium firms

Pre-packaged insolvency for small & medium firms

A notable feature of the ordinance is the pre-packaged process’ two-step voting structure

Robinhood back online after ‘experiencing issues with crypto trading,’ sparking users’ outrage amid massive Dogecoin rally

Robinhood back online after ‘experiencing issues with crypto trading,’ sparking users’ outrage amid massive Dogecoin rally

Summary List PlacementRobinhood said on Thursday evening that it was experiencing issues executing users’ cryptocurrency trades but had “fully restored” trading by midnight Thursday. “Update: Crypto trading is now fully restored. Like others, we were experiencing unprecedented demand for Robinhood Crypto services, which created issues with crypto trading. We’ve resolved the issue and apologize for…

IPL 2021, RR vs DC Match-7 live score: Delhi to take on battered Royals

IPL 2021, RR vs DC Match-7 live score: Delhi to take on battered Royals

IPL 2021 RR vs DC Live Updates: Check out RR vs DC Today Match LIVE updates and live score to the second match of IPL 2021

US set to sanction a dozen Russian individuals, 24 entities for influencing the 2020 election, SolarWinds hack

US set to sanction a dozen Russian individuals, 24 entities for influencing the 2020 election, SolarWinds hack

Summary List PlacementThe US government is set to impose sanctions on around a dozen Russian government and intelligence officials, as well as 20 entities linked to Russian security services — some of which the US government believes are tied to the Solarwinds cyberattack. The sanctions, which could be announced this week, are meant to punish…

Delhi Transport minister Kailash Gahlot tests positive for coronavirus

Delhi Transport minister Kailash Gahlot tests positive for coronavirus

Delhi Transport minister Kailash Gahlot on Wednesday said he has tested positive for Covid-19, and advised those who came in contact with him to isolate and take necessary precautions

A top Facebook exec told a whistleblower her concerns about widespread state-sponsored disinformation meant she had ‘job security’ (FB)

A top Facebook exec told a whistleblower her concerns about widespread state-sponsored disinformation meant she had ‘job security’ (FB)

Summary List PlacementFacebook allowed authoritarian governments to use its platform to generate fake support for their regimes for months despite warnings from employees about the disinformation campaigns, an investigation from the Guardian revealed this week. A loophole in Facebook’s policies allowed government officials around the world to create unlimited amounts of fake “pages” which, unlike…

Fearing lockdown as Covid cases spike, migrant workers begin leaving Delhi

Fearing lockdown as Covid cases spike, migrant workers begin leaving Delhi

Amidst the rising number of Covid-19 cases in the national capital, some of the migrant workers have started returning to their native places in fear of imposition of lockdown

Gen Z is going to have a hard time getting rich

Gen Z is going to have a hard time getting rich

Summary List PlacementGen Z is walking a rocky road to getting rich. They’re set to earn less than previous generations on stocks and bonds, reported The Economist, citing Credit Suisse’s global investment returns yearbook. In fact, the generation can expect average annual real returns of just 2% on their investment portfolios — a third less…

IPL 2021: Kolkata Knight Riders begin with 10-run win over SRH

IPL 2021: Kolkata Knight Riders begin with 10-run win over SRH

Opener Nitish Rana (80) and Rahul Tripathi (53) hit fluent half-centuries to script Kolkata Knight Riders’ a comfortable 10-run win against Sunrisers Hyderabad in their IPL match, here on Sunday

NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, are the hottest thing in entertainment, art, and crypto right now. Here’s a simple explanation of the craze.

NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, are the hottest thing in entertainment, art, and crypto right now. Here’s a simple explanation of the craze.

Summary List PlacementWe are living in the age of non-fungible tokens, or NFTs. The newest crypto trend started to become a frenzy about a month ago, with big ticket NFT art sales dominating the headlines.  Musician 3LAU sold his NFT albums for $11.6 million, artist Beeple got $69 million for his digital art, and singer Grimes…

IPL 2021 Match 3: SRH vs KKR preview, playing 11 prediction, head to head

IPL 2021 Match 3: SRH vs KKR preview, playing 11 prediction, head to head

The SRH vs KKR IPL match will be telecast live on the Star Sports 1 HD/SD and Star Sports Hindi 1 HD/SD. Check IPL 2021 match 3, SRH vs KKR live streaming, squad, head to head details here

Playboy is seizing on NFTs as its next big revenue opportunity (PLBY)

Playboy is seizing on NFTs as its next big revenue opportunity (PLBY)

Summary List PlacementPlayboy is set to join the growing list of companies launching non-fungible tokens, through a partnership with Nifty Gateway, a popular online marketplace for NFTs. The company, famous for its magazine and iconic bunny logo, told Insider it plans to use the partnership to showcase its art and photography archive and to release original…

Alpha Finance Lab gets its yield farming protocol audited by OpenZeppelin

Alpha Finance Lab gets its yield farming protocol audited by OpenZeppelin

CryptoNinjas » Alpha Finance Lab gets its yield farming protocol audited by OpenZeppelin Alpha Finance Lab, an ecosystem of DeFi products, has announced that Alpha Homora V2, a leveraged yield farming and leveraged liquidity providing protocol, is being audited by OpenZeppelin. This marks another step taken towards the relaunch of Alpha Homora V2, which will…

Malaysia in Talks to Double Palm Oil Shipments to Afghanistan

Malaysia in Talks to Double Palm Oil Shipments to Afghanistan

Malaysia in Talks to Double Palm Oil Shipments to Afghanistanbloomberg.com

The Decades Long Rights Battle Over ‘Macross’ And ‘Robotech’ Has Finally Been Resolved

The Decades Long Rights Battle Over ‘Macross’ And ‘Robotech’ Has Finally Been Resolved

In a pretty astonishing turn of events, both Bigwest and Harmony Gold have agreed to work together on the global distribution of the Macross and Robotech franchises. This has been one of the longest running legal battles in anime and I never thought I would see it resolved in my lifetime. To put it simply,…

China Fines Alibaba Group $2.8 Billion in Monopoly Probe

China Fines Alibaba Group $2.8 Billion in Monopoly Probe

China imposed a fine of 18.2 billion yuan ($2.8 billion) on Alibaba Group after an anti-monopoly probe, part of a regulatory crackdown that has raised concerns about the future of Jack Ma’s tech empire.

Amazon’s Latest Win Over Labor Was Decades in the Making

Amazon’s Latest Win Over Labor Was Decades in the Making

Unionizing the company’s Bessemer, Ala. warehouse became a rallying cry for worker advocates, but that wasn’t enough.

How NFTs can shake up the world of book publishing

How NFTs can shake up the world of book publishing

Author Emily Segal raised $50,000 selling NFTs for a book she hasn’t finished yet. Read More