Stock futures flat as investors brace for July inflation report

European stocks mixed ahead of key US inflation print; Ahold Delhaize up 6% European markets were mixed on Wednesday morning as global investors await the key US inflation print. The pan-European Stoxx 600 slipped 0.2% in early trade, with health care stocks shedding 0.6% while cars gained 0.5%. On the data front in Europe, German …

Stock futures flat as investors brace for July inflation report Read More »

Gamevice’s Flex Controller Says You Can Keep Your Phone Case On

The biggest challenge facing the growing number of clamp-on gamepads that promise to turn your smartphone into a handheld console is their limited compatibility, especially when it comes to fitting your phone. the Gamevice Flex wants to change that with a modular design that can be reconfigured to support almost any phone, even when inside …

Gamevice’s Flex Controller Says You Can Keep Your Phone Case On Read More »

NXT recap & reactions (Aug. 9, 2022): Apollo is cruising nowhere fast

The dog days are barking, ladies and gentlemen. Claire and I are here to entertain you during these very hot days and cool nights. She’s got her blog from ella, I’ve got these words, paragraphs, and punctuations below. Let’s talk NXT! The Chariot Rides to Nowhere I don’t know what NXT is doing with Apollo …

NXT recap & reactions (Aug. 9, 2022): Apollo is cruising nowhere fast Read More »

Giannis Antetokounmpo says LeBron James is still the world’s best player: ‘I want to know how he does that’

I can’t remember when the “best player in the world” conversation started, but whenever it was, it hasn’t stopped. Nobody ever gets tired of it. Especially right now, when there are so many players with legitimate claims to the throne. Everyone’s criteria is different. It perhaps speaks to skill preference more than anything. If you …

Giannis Antetokounmpo says LeBron James is still the world’s best player: ‘I want to know how he does that’ Read More »

Woolly mammoths are making a comeback. Should we eat them?

Aand what hairy beast, its hour come at last, slouches towards a laboratory to be born? Some 3,900 years ago, on mainland Siberia, the last known woolly mammoth breathed its last. Since then, humans have known mammoths only through their remnants: scattered bones and a small number of frozen carcasses, complete with the tatty remnants …

Woolly mammoths are making a comeback. Should we eat them? Read More »

China consumer prices hit a two-year high

Customers buying pork at a food market in Shanghai, China. Prices of pork, a food staple in China, rose by 20.2% in July 2022 compared to a year ago, official data showed. Qilai Shen | Bloomberg | Getty Images BEIJING — China’s consumer price index hit a two-year high in July as pork prices rebounded, …

China consumer prices hit a two-year high Read More »

Super Punch-Out!! has a hidden two-player mode — and you can try it on the Switch

Super Punch-Out!! has a hidden two-player mode that was just discovered nearly three decades after the game’s original 1994 release (via Kotaku). If you want to mess around with it but don’t have an SNES hooked up, you can actually give the secret mode a shot on the version of the game currently available to …

Super Punch-Out!! has a hidden two-player mode — and you can try it on the Switch Read More »

Khloe Kardashian wows in a curve-clinging LBD and chic shades during recent girls’ night out

Khloe Kardashian dropped in on Instagram on Tuesday evening to share photos from her previous night out. The Good American founder, 38, had stepped out in a little black dress to support friends Olivia Pearson and Natalie Halcro as they launched a jewelry collection. It comes just days after Khloe became a mother-of-two after a …

Khloe Kardashian wows in a curve-clinging LBD and chic shades during recent girls’ night out Read More »

Serena Williams says ‘countdown has begun’ to retire

Saying “the countdown has begun,” 23-time Grand Slam Champion Serena Williams Tuesday she is ready to step away from tennis so she can turn her focus to having another child and her business interests, presaging the end of a career that transcended sports. In an essay released Tuesday by Vogue magazine, and a post on …

Serena Williams says ‘countdown has begun’ to retire Read More »

Perseids meteor shower 2022: Peak, when, where to look

There may even be some fireballs—larger and longer-lasting “explosions of light and color.” MINNEAPOLIS — One of nature’s best celestial shows is coming back this month, but a full moon might steal the show. NASA says the Perseids have a peak of 50 to 100 meteors per hour and are known for occasional fireballs — …

Perseids meteor shower 2022: Peak, when, where to look Read More »

%d bloggers like this: