It made me sick when I watched the TV copy

It made me sick when I watched the TV copy

Would officials have called Michael Gallup for offensive pass interference if it wasn’t Jalen Ramsey covering him? Maybe. Maybe not. But Ramsey sold the penalty. The Rams cornerback defended it in his postgame comments and on Monday on Instagram: “You can’t do this in football people. Great call. Rams 1-0. Don’t be so mad. LOL.” … Read more

Facebook says it’s cracking down on climate change misinformation. Scientists say it’s not doing enough.

Facebook says it's cracking down on climate change misinformation. Scientists say it's not doing enough.

Facebook says it’s moving aggressively to counter climate-change misinformation with a Climate Science Information Center launching Tuesday that will connect users with science-based facts.  “Climate change is real. The science is unambiguous and the need to act grows more urgent by the day,” the company said. The announcement comes just days after emergency responders in the … Read more

Netflix Bleeding Subscribers Over ‘Cuties,’ Exodus May Worsen: Report

Netflix Bleeding Subscribers Over 'Cuties,' Exodus May Worsen: Report

Netflix Inc (NASDAQ: NFLX) shares dipped on Monday — even as the markets ended the day in the green — after a report indicated that the subscription video on demand service may be losing subscribers due to the controversy over “Cuties,” Fox Business reported. What Happened: The research firm YipitData, which authored the report, said the number … Read more

“Number One Favorite”: Novak Djokovic Wary of Rafael Nadal Threat Ahead of 2020 French Open

"Number One Favorite": Novak Djokovic Wary of Rafael Nadal Threat Ahead of 2020 French Open

French Open 2020 is just a week away, and the excitement levels are already high. Fans will return at Roland Garros and we can expect unprecedented levels of intensity. Novak Djokovic already knows that the competition will be outstanding. The Serb even had heaps of praise for Rafael Nadal in a recent press conference.  The … Read more

Former Facebook employee exposes its inability to stop misinformation

Former Facebook employee exposes its inability to stop misinformation

In the months leading to India’s local Delhi elections in February 2020, Zhang worked to take down a “politically-sophisticated network of more than a thousand actors working to influence the election.” And over the past months, Facebook removed 672,000 “low-quality fake accounts” that sought to manipulate COVID-19-related information on the Spanish Health Ministry’s page and … Read more

Trump warns Iran after reports of plot against US ambassador

Trump warns Iran after reports of plot against US ambassador

President Trump on Monday night warned Iran of a counterattack “1,000 times greater in magnitude” after reports the Iranian government may have hatched an assassination plot against a US ambassador to avenge the killing of Qassem Soleimani. “According to press reports, Iran may be planning an assassination, or other attack, against the United States in … Read more

Titans rally late to beat Broncos in sloppy opener

Titans rally late to beat Broncos in sloppy opener

For most of Monday night’s game, the Tennessee Titans might have wondered if they spent wisely this offseason on Ryan Tannehill. Tannehill, who had a great season out of nowhere last season after being acquired in a trade with the Miami Dolphins, got a four-year, $118 million deal to remain with the team. It was … Read more

Big Oil Goes Looking for a Career Change

6 potential pitfalls of Roth IRA Conversions

(Bloomberg) — For most of the past century, Big Oil executives found it pretty easy to explain to investors how their businesses worked. Just locate more of the commodities that everyone needed, extract and process them as cheaply as possible, and watch the profits flow. That’s all over now. The change has been so profound … Read more