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Eat A Hot Dog, Save The World

forbes.com Meatable says you can have your steak and eat it, guilt free, as its cultured meat is set to hit restaurants next year. Americans love hot dogs. 20 billion of them are…

European stocks higher; German consumer price increases slow

investing.com Investing.com - European stock markets traded higher Thursday, boosted by a slowing in the growth of German consumer prices while investors digested a flood of quarterly…

American-born startup Pyka launches the world's largest autonomous electric cargo plane

foxbusiness.com Pyka CEO Michael Norcia discusses the potential for the "Pelican," an autonomous electric plane designed for complex agricultural operations on farms. Norcia tells "The…

Oil prices steady after U.S. stockpile swell

investing.com Oil prices were steady on Thursday, as optimism over recovering Chinese demand was offset by U.S. oil inventories hitting their highest in months and signs the U.S. Federal…

Key Chinese Middle Eastern Hub Switches Gas Supplies To Europe

zerohedge.com Key Chinese Middle Eastern Hub Switches Gas Supplies To Europe By Simon Watkins of OilPrice.com, Russia’s failure to achieve a quick military victory in Ukraine as most…

DeFi Community Strives to Raise Aid for Quake Victims

thedefiant.io In an effort to get aid to the victims in the 7.5 earthquake that struck southern Turkey and northern Syria on Monday, anonymous members of Turkey’s crypto community formed…

These rats wear tiny backpacks and are trained to find earthquake survivors

fastcompany.com After the devastating earthquake in Turkey and Syria on Monday—with more than 12,000 deaths so far—rescuers have been racing to find survivors in the rubble of collapsed…

Twitter Back Online In Turkey After Agreeing To ‘Strong Cooperation’ On Tackling Earthquake-Related Disinformation

forbes.com Turkey restored access to Twitter on Thursday after the platform was blocked a day earlier amid growing online criticism of the government’s response to the devastating…

Erdogan Admits Crisis Response ‘Shortcomings’

youtube.com Rescuers continue to scour the rubble in Turkey, searching the buildings that were brought down by Monday's earthquakes.

Vizio’s New ‘VizioGram’ Lets You Send Photos, Videos to Friends and Family on Their TVs

variety.com Now streaming on Vizio TVs: Your top vacation moments — or any personal pics or videos from your camera roll. Vizio, a value-priced leader in the U.S. TV market, is…

European stock futures higher; German CPI, Credit Suisse in focus

investing.com Investing.com - European stock markets are expected to edge higher at the open Thursday, as investors digested the latest German inflation data as well as the continuation…

Ukraine latest: Russia's Wagner mercenaries halt prisoner recruitment

nikkei.com The war that began with Russia's invasion of Ukraine in February 2022 is approaching a grim one-year milestone, with mounting military and civilian deaths. As Russia steps…

Turkey's devastating earthquake comes at a critical time for the country's future

cnbc.com Life for millions across Turkey and Syria changed forever on Monday, as two consecutive earthquakes sent shockwaves across hundreds of miles. Nine hours apart and measuring…

Sandbox Signs Metaverse MOU With Saudi Arabia Digital Government Authority

247wallst.com Sebastien Borget, the COO of the metaverse gaming platform The Sandbox, took to Twitter earlier today to announce the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with…

Twitter says the basic tier of its API will cost $100 per month

techcrunch.com A week after Twitter made the announcement about shutting down free access to the API, the company said today that it will charge $100 per month for the basic tier of API.…

Blockchain developers have taken a decentralized interest in cloud storage

forkast.news The cloud computer storage industry was valued at US$80 billion in 2022 and is projected to reach over US$180 billion in the next five years, according to a 2022 report by…

Vulnerability Vs Resilience In The World's Most Earthquake-Prone Countries

zerohedge.com Vulnerability Vs Resilience In The World's Most Earthquake-Prone Countries According to the 2022 World Risk Index, Turkey is only reaching a mediocre score for disaster…

Earthquake stuns Syria’s Aleppo even after war’s horrors

politico.com BEIRUT — For years, the people of Aleppo bore the brunt of bombardment and fighting when their city, once Syria’s largest and most cosmopolitan, was among the civil war’s…

Weather, access inhibit rescue as key window for earthquake survivors narrows

msnbc.com Alex Wagner reports on the frantic search for survivors of the earthquake that devastated Turkey and Syria as time is running out, resources are still too few, and the sheer…

CBDCs are coming

forkast.news Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) are coming — and sooner than you might think. This past October, the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) joined forces with the…

Oil rises for 4th day as supply disruptions, China demand supports

reuters.com Oil edged up in early trade on Thursday, extending gains for a fourth consecutive day, as crude loading disruptions in Turkey and optimism over China's recovering demand…

Syria’s Isolation Hinders Earthquake Relief Effort

wsj.com The U.S.’s longstanding refusal to engage with Syria’s government, along with limited access to areas hit by catastrophic earthquakes in Turkey and Syria, has raised fears…

Ukraine latest: SpaceX curbs Kyiv's use of Starlink internet for drones

nikkei.com The war that began with Russia's invasion of Ukraine in February 2022 is approaching a grim one-year milestone, with mounting military and civilian deaths. As Russia steps…

Over $3.1 million in crypto has been donated to Turkey earthquake victims. But experts have a warning

morningstar.com Experts share tips to avoid scams when donating to causes using cryptocurrencies The morning after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck Turkey and Syria, Haluk Levent, a…

Earthquake death toll hits 12,000 in Turkey and Syria as time to find survivors runs out

pbs.org An air of desperation is growing in Turkey and Syria as the chance of finding earthquake survivors grows dimmer by the hour. The death toll has grown to nearly 12,000 with…

Turkish residents struggle to access Twitter in earthquake aftermath

washingtonpost.com Survivors in Turkey are finding their access to social media platforms Twitter and TikTok constrained in the wake of Monday’s devastating earthquakes that leveled buildings…

BP Declares Force Majeure On Azeri Crude Loadings From Turkey’s Ceyhan Port

oilprice.com BP Azerbaijan has declared force majeure on loadings of Azeri crude from the Turkish port of Ceyhan following the devastating earthquake in southern Turkey and northern…

Cryptocurrency Exchanges Offer Assistance to Earthquake-Hit Turkey

bitcoin.com Major crypto exchanges have offered to help the people of Turkey to overcome the consequences of this week’s devastating earthquake. While the crypto industry pledged…

The founder of Chobani yogurt is a self-made billionaire and a Turkish immigrant

fortune.com Turkey and Syria suffered one of the most devastating earthquakes in decades earlier this week, with the death toll nearing 12,000 as of Wednesday. The scale of the…

A Plea For Empathy, Imagination, And Meaningful Action During The Climate Crisis

forbes.com Tragedy struck Turkey and Syria this week, as a massive earthquake struck the region. More than 11,000 people have died, and countless others displaced. This devastation…

More Than 12,000 Dead In Turkey And Syria Earthquake As Death Toll Nearly Doubles

forbes.com More than 12,000 people have now been confirmed dead in Turkey and Syria following the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit the region on Monday, the deadliest earthquake the…

Earthquake Death Toll Soars Past 11,000 As US Sanctions On Syria Block Humanitarian Aid

zerohedge.com Earthquake Death Toll Soars Past 11,000 As US Sanctions On Syria Block Humanitarian Aid Health authorities working in Turkey announced Wednesday that the death toll from…

Tech Giants Amazon, Apple, and Google Are Pledging to Help with Disaster Relief in Turkey After Earthquake

entrepreneur.com Plus, the CEO of yogurt company Chobani said he was donating $1 million to Turkish Philanthropy Funds. Amazon, Apple, Chobani, and other companies are contributing to…

Ghana Soccer Star Christian Atsu Still Missing After Turkey Earthquake

forbes.com Ghanaian soccer player Christian Atsu remains missing in southern Turkey following an earthquake that devastated the region Monday, according to his agent and manager, even…

Turkey's stock market halted after earthquake leads to sharp selloff

cnn.com Turkey’s stock market has sunk 15% in the three days since a devastating earthquake hit parts of the country’s south, piling further pain onto an already fragile economy.…

Twitter restricted in Turkey, according to network monitoring firm

cnn.com Access to Twitter has been restricted in Turkey, according to reports by an internet monitoring company as well as journalists and academics tracking the country’s response…

Worst Earthquakes

forbes.com Over 8,500 people in Turkey are reportedly dead, and nearly 50,000 are injured. In Syria, over 2,800 deaths and 1,200 injuries have been reported. The quake shook a 500…

More than 200 discarded shotguns found in Oklahoma dumpster

apnews.com An Oklahoma firearms dealer is under investigation after more than 200 shotguns were found in a dumpster outside a store he owns in suburban Oklahoma City, according to a…

Erdogan Vows to Rebuild Turkey's Earthquake-Hit Areas Within a Year

youtube.com Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday that more than 8,500 people died in his country as a result of Monday's devastating earthquake that hit southeastern…

Turkey earthquake will give clues about the next big one at San Andreas

newsweek.com In the wake of the devastating earthquake that killed an estimated 11,000 people in Turkey and Syria, scientists from around the world will be flocking to the disaster zone…

Turkey’s Financial Markets Shudder as Earthquake Economic Costs Mount

wsj.com Twin earthquakes in Turkey this week have rocked local financial markets and raised concerns about the nation’s fragile economy, which is already struggling with high…

More Than 11,000 Dead In Turkey And Syria Earthquake As Death Toll Nearly Doubles

forbes.com More than 11,000 people have now been confirmed dead in Turkey and Syria following the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit the region on Monday, the deadliest earthquake the…

Death Toll in Turkey and Syria Earthquakes Passes 11,000

youtube.com With the hope of finding survivors fading, stretched rescue teams in Turkey and Syria searched Wednesday for signs of life in the rubble of thousands of buildings toppled by…

Stocks fall on Wall Street, giving back recent gains

marketbeat.com Stocks are falling on Wall Street Wednesday, giving back some of their recent gains as uncertainty about interest rates and inflation continues to reign. → Know Your Profit…

Turkey restricts Twitter in the aftermath of earthquakes

semafor.com Multiple internet providers in Turkey have restricted access to Twitter, cybersecurity watchdog Netblocks reported on Wednesday — disrupting a vital communication line for…

Ukraine latest: Zelenskyy calls for combat jets during U.K. visit

nikkei.com The war that began with Russia's invasion of Ukraine in February 2022 is approaching a grim one-year milestone, with mounting military and civilian deaths. As Russia steps…

Can the Taliban Be Convinced to Reverse Course?

newsweek.com When the Taliban took control of Afghanistan in August 2021, human rights activists abroad—Afghan and foreign—were devastated. But we acted quickly to help as best we could.…

Minimum wages have declined because of soaring inflation. This is how things stand across Europe

euronews.com In 2022, inflation rates rocked the EU, reaching levels not seen before in the previous four decades. Low-income households are struggling to cope with the resulting…

Wednesday’s Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Foot Locker, Lockheed Martin, Pfizer, Tyson Foods and More

247wallst.com The futures were lower on Wednesday after yet another rollercoaster trading day in which all the major indexes finished the day higher. The big catalyst was Federal Reserve…

Market Extra: After billions of losses following devastating earthquake, Turkey halts stock trading on Wednesday

marketwatch.com The Turkish stock exchange halted trading on Wednesday amid mounting losses from two massive earthquakes earlier in the week that have killed and injured thousands and…

Hope fading as deaths in Turkey, Syria quake pass 11,000

politico.com With the hope of finding survivors fading, stretched rescue teams in Turkey and Syria searched Wednesday for signs of life in the rubble of thousands of buildings toppled by…

Oil futures pare gains as U.S. data show a 7th straight weekly rise in crude inventories

marketwatch.com Oil futures were on track for a third straight gain Wednesday, finding some support as worries about rising interest rates appeared to fade, but prices traded well off the…

WTI Slides After Across-The-Board Inventory Builds, Crude Production Hike

zerohedge.com WTI Slides After Across-The-Board Inventory Builds, Crude Production Hike Oil prices extended gains overnight after API reported a surprise crude draw which was supported by…

Stocks fall on Wall Street, giving back some recent gains

marketbeat.com Stocks are falling on Wall Street Wednesday, giving back some of their recent gains as uncertainty about interest rates and inflation continues to reign. → Without Graphite,…

Who Is Sending Rescue Teams to Turkey and Syria?

statista.com Janez Lenarcic, the European Commissioner for Crisis Management, announced on Twitter yesterday that almost 1,200 emergency personnel were being dispatched to Turkey in a…

How the Crypto Community is Helping Victims of the Turkish Earthquake

beincrypto.com The crypto community has teamed up to fight yet another calamity, helping Turkey’s earthquake victims with millions in donations. Cryptocurrency can facilitate faster and…

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