‘This might be the end of a moment’

‘This might be the end of a moment’

Brian Chesky co-founded Airbnb (ABNB) in the midst of the Global Financial Crisis, and he remembers Y Combinator Co-Founder Paul Graham warning him that “there might be no investors” when Airbnb presented at the Spring 2009 Demo Day. These days, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite index in the midst of its worst sell-off since 2008, … Read more

Tobias Harris, Joel Embiid not wrong at all about Sixers’ ‘toughness’ deficit

Tobias Harris, Joel Embiid not wrong at all about Sixers’ ‘toughness’ deficit

Harris, Embiid not wrong at all about Sixers’ ‘toughness’ deficit originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia There’s rarely unanimous disagreement on what went wrong as players let elimination sink in. That was true Thursday night following the Sixers’ Game 6 defeat at Wells Fargo Center to the Heat. For most teams, finishing short of a … Read more

James Harden vanishes in Game 6 amid contract uncertainty

James Harden vanishes in Game 6 amid contract uncertainty

James Harden was nowhere to be found in Thursday’s Philadelphia flop. The Sixers point guard – who was traded to Philadelphia at the deadline in February to help Joel Embiid in pursuit of a deep playoff push – was 4-of-9 with 11 points in 42 minutes of action. Harden took just two shots in the … Read more

Panthers looking to advance for first time in 26 years

Panthers looking to advance for first time in 26 years

The Wraparound is your daily look at the 2022 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs. We’ll break down the NHL playoff games today with the all-important television information. • Check in with all of Thursday’s NHL Stanley Cup playoff action with the NHL Rink Wrap right here. • The Lightning are not going away, forcing a Game … Read more

Donnarumma says PSG must choose him or Navas next season

Donnarumma says PSG must choose him or Navas next season

Gianluigi Donnarumma has warned Paris Saint-Germainthat they must choose between him and rival goalkeeper Keylor Navas next season. Italian Donnarumma signed from AC Milan last summer to join veteran Navas, 35, who has been in the French capital since leaving Real Madrid in 2019. Despite stressing his “very good relationship” with Navas, Donnarumma insisted it … Read more

AUO Demos 480Hz Laptop and Desktop Displays

AUO Demos 480Hz Laptop and Desktop Displays

AUO has been demonstrating some super-fast PC display panels during SID Display Week 2022. As spotted by ComputerBase, we get a first look at a new 480 Hz 24 inch desktop monitor, and a 480 Hz 16 inch laptop display panel from AUO. Both of these displays offer FHD 1920 x 1080 pixels, and sub … Read more

Google’s AR translation glasses are still just vaporware

Google’s AR translation glasses are still just vaporware

At the end of its I/O presentation on Wednesday, Google pulled out a “one more thing” -type surprise. In a short video, Google showed off a pair of augmented reality glasses that have one purpose – displaying audible language translations right in front of your eyeballs. In the video, Google product manager Max Spear called … Read more

Chargers take Urban Meyer shot in savage video

Chargers take Urban Meyer shot in savage video

The Los Angeles Chargers have officially raised the bar for schedule release videos – and took some impeccable shots at other teams in the process. The team revealed their entire 2022 schedule in a hilarious anime send-up, going through all 17 matchups and animating each of their opponents – with varying levels of savagery. After … Read more