Startup raises $1 million to sink seaweed

Seaweed Generation plans to develop its AlgaRay (patent pending) technology, which intercepts and sinks invasive Sargassum into the deep ocean, before it can reach coasts. Seaweed Generation CEO, Paddy Estridge, describes the AlgaRay as “PacMan meets a Roomba – the AlgaRay eats the Sargassum, then deposits it in the deep ocean”. Seaweed Generation’s chief science … Read more

LinkedIn ran undisclosed experiments on 20 million users to study success

A new study analyzing the data of over 20 million LinkedIn users over the timespan of five years reveals that our acquaintances may be more helpful in finding a new job than close friends. Researchers behind the study say the findings will improve job mobility on the platform, but since users were unaware of their data being studied, some may find … Read more

New York Governor Announces $234 Million in Additional Food Assistance for September

Jovanmandic / iStock.com New York residents enrolled in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program will receive a supplemental allotment in September totaling about $234 million in federal funding, Gov. Kathy Hochul said last week. SNAP Benefits: Can You Use EBT Card/Food Stamps To Purchase Hot Food?More: This Credit Score Mistake Could Be Costing Millions of Americans … Read more

Batley Bulldogs stun Featherstone Rovers to book place in Million Pound Game against Leigh Centurions

Remarkably, despite being part time and finishing fifth in a league where two teams have really splashed the cash, Batley are 80 minutes away from Super League after stunning second place Featherstone Rovers this evening to book their place in the Million Pound Game against Leigh. Smartly, considering the odds against them and the psychological … Read more

UFC Star Conor McGregor Out-Earned Billionaire Michael Jordan’s Entire Career Earnings, Worth Around $100 Million, in a Fight That He Lost

Conor McGregor is the ‘money fight’ in MMA and Floyd Mayweather Jr is the ‘money fight’ in boxing. When these two behemoths collided, it turned out to be one of the biggest and most successful box office fights in the history of combat sports. The fight did the second-highest PPV numbers with 4.3 million. (first … Read more

‘Favorite Photo of All Time’- Eugenie Bouchard Mesmerised With Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer’s Emotional Moment Worth Million Sentiments

The day finally came! A scenario that once seemed like an impossible one arrived. Roger Federer retired, and the farewell was a teary mess, not only for the player and his fans but for his rivals too. Canadian tennis star Eugenie Bouchard took to her Twitter to share her favorite picture of all time. It … Read more

Student Loan App Sparrow Raises $7 Million For Bid To Simplify Private Borrowing

Sparrow is free to use for students and colleges. The company makes its money from lenders that … [+] secure loan agreements through the site. getty The recent Biden administration decision to forgive up to $20,000 in student loans for many existing borrowers came with a significant caveat for student debt holders: private loans are … Read more

3 Ideal High-Yield Dividend Stocks for Retirees That Can Turn $350,000 Into $1 Million by 2030

This year has served as an unpleasant reminder that the stock market doesn’t move up in a straight line. Since the year began, the benchmark S&P 500 and growth-centric Nasdaq Composite have each fallen into a bear market with peak declines of more than 20%. To boot, the U.S. economy has delivered back-to-back quarters of … Read more

Rockies’ Kris Bryant done for season, played 42 games in 1st year of $182 million contract

Kris Bryant’s seven-year, $182 million deal with the Colorado Rockies was one of the most perplexing free agent contracts of last year’s offseason. One year in, it’s now one looking like one of the worst. The 30-year-old outfielder confirmed to MLB.com’s Thomas Harding that he will not return this season due to a nagging case … Read more

HSBC, Goldman Sachs, Santander finance Kavak with US$810 million

Don’t worry, we speak : Español (Spanish), too! “We are pleased to share that we have secured $810 million USD in financing deals with HSBC, Goldman Sachs, and Santander,” the used car company Kavak, one of the largest startups in the region, communicated on Tuesday on its LinkedIn.  In the publication, with a link to … Read more