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Ford poaches top tech executive Doug Field who helped lead Apple's top-secret car project thumbnail

Ford poaches top tech executive Doug Field who helped lead Apple’s top-secret car project

Ford has hired former Tesla and Apple executive Doug Field as its chief advanced technology and embedded systems officer, the company announced Tuesday. Read More
Chinese exile Guo Wengui uses misinformation network to push unproven drugs to treat Covid thumbnail

Chinese exile Guo Wengui uses misinformation network to push unproven drugs to treat Covid

Wealthy Chinese exile Guo Wengui is using his online misinformation network to promote the use of unproven treatments for Covid. Read More
Hurricane Ida death toll in the U.S. Northeast rises to at least 50 victims thumbnail

Hurricane Ida death toll in the U.S. Northeast rises to at least 50 victims

Hurricane Ida's death toll in the U.S. Northeast rose on Sunday to at least 50 people, with many holding out hope for the missing in the floodwaters. Read More
Taliban stop planes with hundreds of evacuees from leaving but it's unclear why thumbnail

Taliban stop planes with hundreds of evacuees from leaving but it’s unclear why

At least four planes chartered to evacuate people seeking to escape the Taliban in Afghanistan have been unable to leave the country for days, officials said. Read More
Biden administration unveils $65 billion plan to combat next pandemics after Covid thumbnail

Biden administration unveils $65 billion plan to combat next pandemics after Covid

U.S. officials said the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has exposed "fundamental issues" with America's public health system. Read More
U.S. heads into Labor Day with Covid vaccines, but a substantially worse outbreak than last year thumbnail

U.S. heads into Labor Day with Covid vaccines, but a substantially worse outbreak than last year

Though the outbreak is worse by most measures than 2020, the delta variant, vaccines and open schools make it hard to predict how the pandemic will unfold. Read More
DerivaDAO (DDX), DFI.money (YFII) and Radicle (RAD) are now available on Coinbase thumbnail

DerivaDAO (DDX), DFI.money (YFII) and Radicle (RAD) are now available on Coinbase

Starting today, DerivaDAO (DDX), DFI.money (YFII) and Radicle (RAD) are available on Coinbase.com and in the Coinbase Android and iOS apps. Coinbase customers can now trade, send, receive, or store DDX, YFII and RAD in most Coinbase-supported…
FTC bars alleged 'stalkerware' executive from the surveillance business thumbnail

FTC bars alleged ‘stalkerware’ executive from the surveillance business

This marks the first time the FTC has obtained such a ban, the commission said. Read More
Fanatics shocked the sports world with trading card deals — here's what's next ahead of the IPO thumbnail

Fanatics shocked the sports world with trading card deals — here’s what’s next ahead of the IPO

Topps lost out on MLB rights after the league aligned with sports merchandising company Fanatics to produce it trading cards after the 2025 season.   Read More
Axie Infinity, Yield Guild Games & the play-to-earn economy thumbnail

Axie Infinity, Yield Guild Games & the play-to-earn economy

Around the Block from Coinbase Ventures sheds light on key trends in crypto. In this edition, Justin Mart, Connor Dempsey, and Hassan Ahmed explore the growth of NFT games and the play-to-earn economy. Plus, a look at NFT marketplace activity…
DerivaDAO (DDX), DFI.money (YFII) and Radicle (RAD) are launching on Coinbase Pro thumbnail

DerivaDAO (DDX), DFI.money (YFII) and Radicle (RAD) are launching on Coinbase Pro

Starting Today, Tuesday August 31, transfer DDX, YFII and RAD into your Coinbase Pro account ahead of trading. Support for DDX, YFII and RAD will generally be available in Coinbase’s supported jurisdictions with certain exceptions as indicated…
John Paulson says inflation will shoot much higher, and he's positioning with energy and gold bets thumbnail

John Paulson says inflation will shoot much higher, and he’s positioning with energy and gold bets

The billionaire investors said the unprecedented monetary stimulus created a new regime for inflation, and gold stands to benefit. Read More