Art

Trump presidency's final days: 'In his mind, he will not have lost'

Trump presidency's final days: 'In his mind, he will not have lost'

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Education

Announcing TechCrunch’s 2021 Event Calendar – TechCrunch

Announcing TechCrunch’s 2021 Event Calendar – TechCrunch

We know that you’re hard at work building the next great startup so we want to get our events on your radar early for next year. We’re excited to announce our 2021 fully virtual events line-up. Mark your calendars! Join us virtually while we explore inclusive hiring, access to funding for Black, Latinx and Indigenous people, and workplace tools to foster inclusion and belonging. We’ll also examine the experiences of gig workers and formerly ... Full story

Economics

Elon Musk would consider having Tesla acquire a legacy automaker – TechCrunch

Elon Musk would consider having Tesla acquire a legacy automaker – TechCrunch

Elon Musk would consider leveraging Tesla’s mega $554 billion market cap to buy a legacy automaker, but only if it was on friendly terms, the billionaire entrepreneur said Tuesday in a wide-ranging interview with Axel Springer CEO Mathias Döpfner. Musk who received an award Tuesday from the media giant discussed his various interests and businesses, notably SpaceX and Tesla, both of which he leads. Döpfner noted that Tesla’s valuation far ... Full story

Entertainment

Newsday - New better tasting drug for HIV+ kids - BBC Sounds

Newsday - New better tasting drug for HIV+ kids - BBC Sounds

Catch up on your favourite BBC radio show from your favourite DJ right here, whenever you like. Listen without limits with BBC Sounds. Full story

Health

Microsoft Makes Changes To Productivity Score Tool After Privacy Backlash

Microsoft Makes Changes To Productivity Score Tool After Privacy Backlash

Microsoft on Tuesday said employers will no longer have access to data on individual employees through its Productivity Score tool, after privacy experts criticized the feature as invasive workplace monitoring software. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella speaks during the annual Microsoft shareholders meeting in Bellevue, ... [+] Washington on November 29, 2017. JASON REDMOND/AFP via Getty Images. KEY FACTS. Launched earlier this month, Productivity ... Full story

Law

Puberty blockers: Under-16s 'unlikely' to be able to give informed consent

Puberty blockers: Under-16s 'unlikely' to be able to give informed consent

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Living

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Politics

New Zealand is about to declare a climate emergency - here’s what that means

New Zealand is about to declare a climate emergency - here’s what that means

- The Prime Minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern, is putting forward a motion to declare a climate emergency on Wednesday. - If passed, New Zealand would join countries like Canada, France and Britain in similar efforts on tackling climate change. - Ardern returned to power in October, after winning the biggest election victory for her centre-left Labour Party in half a century. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s government is to ... Full story

Sport

China’s Chang’e-5 lunar lander successfully lands on the Moon – TechCrunch

China’s Chang’e-5 lunar lander successfully lands on the Moon – TechCrunch

Chinese state news agencies are reporting a successful landing of the Chang’e-5 lunar robotic lander, which will seek to return lunar rock samples back to Earth. The launch took off on November 23, and attained lunar orbit on November 28. It launched the lander vehicle on November 30, and the reports today from the China National Space Administration (CNSA) says that at shortly after 10 AM EST it achieved its goal of touching down on the Moon’s ... Full story

Technology

Building The Batteries Of The Future

Building The Batteries Of The Future

mong this year’s winners in the Energy category you’ll find very few focused on fossil fuels like coal or oil. It’s little surprise that our young innovators are more forward looking. This year’s cohort has made inroads in flexible batteries; wind-powered Bitcoin miners; pipeline inspections, near-magical bacteria, tree-planting drones, even new tricks in fracking. And they have some inspiration from 30 Under 30 classes of past years. We’ve ... Full story