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More accurate wind forecasts can save Americans millions in energy costs

Improving weather forecasts helps consumers save money on their utility bills, finds a new study on wind energy. Altogether, the potential cost...

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EV company Lordstown completes $230 million sale of its Ohio factory to Foxconn

Lordstown completed the sale of its EV factory to iPhone assembler Foxconn. The $230 million deal includes a joint venture to build Lordstown’s...

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Disney Plus added almost 8 million new subscribers as Netflix struggles

Disney added almost 8 million new subscribers as its flagship streaming service continues to go. This is faster growth than HBO Max or Netflix saw...

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US State Department announces $10 million bounty after Costa Rica ransomware attack

Last month, parts of Costa Rica’s government were hit by ransomware. The country’s president has declared a state of emergency, and the US State...

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US punishes Blender.io for helping North Korea launder millions in stolen Axie crypto

Blender.io, a cryptocurrency mixer, has been sanctioned by the US government for allegedly laundering stolen funds tied to the North Korean...

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Nvidia fined $5.5 million for hiding how many gaming GPUs were sold to crypto miners

The SEC has announced a $5.5 million settlement with Nvidia for not informing investors how many of its gaming GPUs were sold to cryptocurrency...

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Buying Wordle brought ‘tens of millions of new users’ to The New York Times

The puzzle game Wordle has been a huge hit for the New York Times, and it has also led new players to the company’s crosswords and other games....

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Amazon-owned PillPack settles DOJ insulin lawsuit for $6 million

PillPack, which Amazon bought in 2018, admitted to sending patients more insulin than Medicare and Medicaid rules allow. The company paid around $6...

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Paramount Plus subscriber count has grown to nearly 40 million

Paramount Plus has gained 6.8 million subscribers in the first quarter of 2022, amassing a total of 40 million subscribers. Paramount Plus’...

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Microsoft says more than 10 million people have streamed games on Xbox Cloud Gaming

More than 10 million people have streamed games over Xbox Cloud Gaming, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said Tuesday during the company’s third-quarter...

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Reddit is spending $1 million to fund its users’ best ideas and competitions

Reddit’s newly expanded Community Funds program will spend between $1,000 and $50,000 on grants to communities around the platform, all to help...

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Thief steals $1 million of Bored Ape Yacht Club NFTs with Instagram hack

After compromising the official Instagram account for the Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT project, a hacker used a phishing link to steal more than 100 NFTs...

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A Tesla vehicle using ‘Smart Summon’ appears to crash into a $3.5 million private jet

A Tesla vehicle was filmed crashing into a $3.5 million private jet in Spokane, Washington. The vehicle was allegedly being "summoned" by...

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Beanstalk founders dismissed concerns about governance attacks before losing $182 million

After an attacker exploited decentralized finance protocol Beanstalk for $182 million, community members indicated that they had previously raised...

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HBO and HBO Max added 13 million subscribers last year, as Netflix’s growth slowed

The last AT&T earnings report that includes HBO and HBO Max notes the subscriber count is still growing, adding 13 million last year to reach...

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Boring Company raises additional $675 million as investors chuck money into holes in the ground

Elon Musk’s tunnel-boring company has raised another round of investment worth $675 million. The Boring Company is now valued at $5.675 billion....

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Oklahoma governor pushes for $700 million rebate package to lure a company he can’t name

Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt asked lawmakers to approve a huge financial incentives package designed to bring large companies, like Panasonic, to...

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The writing may be on the wall for sharing Netflix accounts

Netflix has 222 million "paying households," but it estimates the service is shared with over 100 million "additional...

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Beanstalk cryptocurrency project robbed after hacker votes to send themself $182 million

An attacker has exploited the decentralized finance protocol Beanstalk Farms by taking out a flash loan to obtain a controlling voting share in the...

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US blames North Korean hacker group for $625 million Axie Infinity theft

The US Department of Treasury has attributed the $625 Axie Infinity theft to Lazarus, a North Korean hacking group with ties to the country’s...

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Dungeons & Dragons didn’t own its own digital toolset — but it will now

Wizards of the Coast’s parent company, Hasbro, is buying D&D Beyond from wiki hosting service Fandom. This puts the digital tabletop toolset...

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Axie Infinity’s financial mess started long before its $600 million hack

Axie Infinity, a cryptocurrency and NFT "play-to-earn" game from studio Sky Mavis, was facing an inflationary financial crisis even before...

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Secret Republican group budgets millions for media and influencer programs

There’s a new group of affluent conservatives called The Rockbridge Network planning to revamp the American right by investing more than $30...

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After $600 million crypto heist, Axie Infinity team raises $150 million and launches another NFT game

Last month Sky Mavis, owner of the NFT game Axie Infinity, suffered a breach and lost over $600 million in Ethereum and USDC. Now it raised $150...

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Block is contacting 8.2 million customers after a former employee downloaded company reports

Block said in an SEC filing that a former employee downloaded reports that contained some US customer information without permission from Cash App...

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GM and Honda expanding their partnership to develop ‘millions’ of affordable EVs in 2027

GM and Honda are working together to develop "millions" of affordable electric vehicles, including crossover SUVs, in 2027. General Motors...

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Fortnite raised $144 million for Ukraine relief

Developer Epic Games has announced that, following two weeks of fundraising efforts, it has managed to raise $144 million through Fortnite to support...

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Judge approves Activision Blizzard’s $18 million harassment settlement

A judge has approved Activision Blizzard’s $18 million settlement with the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). The two organizations...

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