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Seattle Seahawks add three more concession stores using Amazon’s ‘Just Walk Out’ tech

Nov 28, 2022

A District Market concession store at Lumen Field in Seattle. (GeekWire File Photo / Kurt Schlosser) The Seattle Seahawks took a loss against the Las Vegas Raiders on Sunday, but fans at Lumen Field who are into cashierless concession stands can at least count the day as a win. The Seahawks debuted three more stores at the stadium utilizing Amazon’s “Just Walk Out” technology, designed to eliminate checkout lines and get fans back to their seats faster. The new locations are on the ma ...read more

The Best Headphones - Holidays 2022

Nov 28, 2022

TechSpot is supported by its audience. We may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site. Here's why you can trust us. A quality set of headphones are essential for enjoying music and games, listening to podcasts or audiobooks on the go, and keeping your focus up while working out. But there's a dizzying number of models out there. Thanks to the combinations of different types and use cases available, there's a near-endless selection to pick from. We've gone through hundre ...read more

Twitter CEO Elon Musk says verified checkmarks are making a comeback, again

Nov 28, 2022

Bottom line: Elon Musk announced the latest iteration of Twitter's verification system earlier this morning. The new system is tentatively scheduled to roll out next Friday and will provide gold, gray, and blue verification checks depending on the type of account and user being verified. Musk also said that all accounts would be manually verified before the check is activated. The Twitter verification check is a complicated dance that gets harder and harder to follow. It was there, and then i ...read more

BlockFi files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Nov 28, 2022

This past year has been hectic for the crypto lending platform BlockFi, and today is no different as the company shared an announcement that it filed for voluntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey. On November 10 the crypto platform shared in a tweet that it paused activity, including withdraws, and stated on Monday that “activity continues to be paused at this time.” The bankruptcy was commenced to “stabilize its business and provide ...read more

Apple expected to lose 6 million iPhone 14 Pros as disruption at Foxconn plant continues

Nov 28, 2022

In brief: The ongoing issues at Foxconn's Zhengzhou plant in China are impacting Apple's production plans. Protests against the extreme Covid restrictions that have seen many workers walk out of the factory are expected to result in a shortfall of almost 6 million iPhone 14 Pro handsets this year due to lost production. Foxconn's facility manufactures the overwhelming majority of iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max devices. Operations were disrupted in mid-October following a Covid outbreak that put th ...read more

Daily Deal: Cyber Monday Deals Roundup

Nov 28, 2022

from the good-deals-on-cool-stuff dept Microsoft Office Home Business for Mac 2021 (2-Pack) This bundle is for families, students, and small businesses who want classic MS Office apps and email. It includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Teams, and OneNote. Get 2 licenses for Microsoft Office Home and Business for Mac for $55. The Million Dollar Puzzle Are you a fan of solving puzzles? Do you like winning money? Then MSCHF has a treat for you. MSCHF brings you the Million Doll ...read more

The Best Gaming Laptops - Holidays 2022

Nov 28, 2022

TechSpot is supported by its audience. We may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site. Here's why you can trust us. The problem with gaming laptops these days is not their lack of power or hefty size, it's that there's so much choice: Intel or AMD? Team Green or Team Red? Faster display or higher resolution? To help you pick the laptop most suited to your needs, we've updated our recommendations with the latest and greatest. Our extended number of picks now covers sever ...read more

Yahoo gets 25% stake in Taboola as part of long-term advertising deal

Nov 28, 2022

Yahoo is taking a nearly 25% stake in advertising network Taboola. In exchange for this move, Taboola is becoming Yahoo’s native advertising partner through a 30-year commercial agreement. If you’re not familiar with Taboola, you may have seen its content recommendation widgets on popular news websites, such as USA Today, Insider and The Weather Channel. They mostly feature sponsored links that lead to third-party websites. Those links appear in recommendation widgets at the end of news ar ...read more

WhatsApp rolls out a feature that makes it easier to message yourself

Nov 28, 2022

WhatsApp has started rolling out a feature to let you chat with yourself. Sending messages to your own account can be a way to keep a piece of information easily accessible, right next to your other WhatsApp conversations. Called ‘Message Yourself’, the feature lets users send notes, reminders and shopping lists to themselves on WhatsApp. On Monday, the Meta-owned instant messaging app announced the rollout of the new messaging feature that will reach all its Android and iPhone users ...read more

Cameroonian crypto and savings platform Ejara raises $8M, led by Anthemis and Dragonfly

Nov 28, 2022

Ejara, a Cameroonian fintech offering an investment app that allows users to buy crypto and save through decentralized wallets, has raised $8 million in Series A investment.  London-based venture capital firm Anthemis co-led the growth round alongside crypto-focused fund Dragonfly Capital. Anthemis is a follow-on investor in Ejara, having also led the fintech’s $2 million seed round announced last October.  Participating VC firms in this new financing include other follow-on investors ...read more