Culture

49ers to draft cornerback with first pick, according to ESPN’s Kiper

Despite the questions surrounding quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo’s future, cornerback may be the real position of mystery for the 49ers heading into the off-season. With all eight of their cornerbacks hitting some form of free agency, including unrestricted free agents Richard Sherman, Jason Verrett and K’waun Williams, the 49ers have many tough decisions to make. That’s […]

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Netflix says ‘Bridgerton’ is its biggest debut series of all time, beating ‘The Witcher’

Summary List Placement Shonda Rhimes’ “Bridgerton” is Netflix’s biggest series debut ever, beating the first season of the fantasy hit, “The Witcher.” The series, which debuted December 25, was watched by 82 million households worldwide in its first month of release, Netflix said on Wednesday. “The Witcher” season one, which debuted in December 2019, was […]

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Telehealth Startups to Watch

Summary List Placement Telehealth usage–and investments–have surged amid the coronavirus pandemic, underscoring how virtual care solutions are already making a sizable impact on the US healthcare delivery landscape. The number of global telehealth investment deals surged in Q2 2020, with 154 deals taking place in the quarter, up 23.2% from the 125 deals that occurred […]

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Google’s push to replace cookies for digital advertising doesn’t protect privacy as much as it boosts Google’s bottom line

Summary List Placement On Monday, Google announced that it plans to begin testing out a replacement for third-party cookies with advertisers during the second quarter of this year. The company has been testing what it calls Federated Learning of Cohorts (FLoC) internally and says it’s “encouraged by what we’ve observed and the value that this […]

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Denver among the highest cities in the U.S. for firearms discovered by TSA last year

While airline travel was down in 2020 across the world mostly due to the COVID-19 pandemic, firearms caught at Denver International Airport’s carry-on screenings remained high. DIA ranked fifth nationally for the number of firearm discoveries by Transportation Security Administration officers. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport topped the list with 220 firearm finds, followed by Dallas […]