Winter Olympics 2022 — Jacobellis and Baumgartner win gold, US men’s hockey beats Canada and more from Beijing

Winter Olympics 2022 -- Jacobellis and Baumgartner win gold, US men's hockey beats Canada and more from Beijing

On Saturday at the 2022 Winter Olympics, snowboardcross legend Lindsey Jacobellis won another gold — this time in the new event of mixed snowboardcross with teammate Nick Baumgartner. Jacobellis, at 36 was already the oldest American woman to win Olympic gold when she won it three days ago, while Baumgartner, 40, becomes the first snowboarder … Read more

Did Netflix Pay Anna Delvey for ‘Inventing Anna’? Anna Sorokin Salary

Did Netflix Pay Anna Delvey for 'Inventing Anna'?  Anna Sorokin Salary

Netflix’s newest limited series, Inventing Anna, follows in the footsteps of other shows about the mega-rich like Succession and trillion, with one key difference: it’s not only satirizing real-life—it’s based on an actual true story. Well, for the most part; as text at the beginning of every Inventing Anna episode says, “This whole story is … Read more

The weekend’s best deals: Kindle Paperwhite, Nintendo Switch, and more

The weekend's best deals: Kindle Paperwhite, Nintendo Switch, and more

Ars-Technica It’s the weekend, which means it’s time for another Dealmaster. Our latest roundup of the best deals from around the web includes a nice price on Amazon’s newest Kindle Paperwhite, as the e-reader is currently down to $110 at various retailers. That’s $30 off Amazon’s MSRP and the second-lowest price we’ve tracked. The only … Read more

The weekend’s best deals: Kindle Paperwhite, Nintendo Switch, and more

The weekend's best deals: Kindle Paperwhite, Nintendo Switch, and more

Ars-Technica It’s the weekend, which means it’s time for another Dealmaster. Our latest roundup of the best deals from around the web includes a nice price on Amazon’s newest Kindle Paperwhite, as the e-reader is currently down to $110 at various retailers. That’s $30 off Amazon’s MSRP and the second-lowest price we’ve tracked. The only … Read more

Marketplace suspends most NFT sales, citing ‘rampant’ fakes and plagiarism

Marketplace suspends most NFT sales, citing 'rampant' fakes and plagiarism

LONDON, Feb 11 (Reuters) – The platform which sold an NFT of Jack Dorsey’s first tweet for $2.9 million has halted most transactions because people were selling tokens of content that did not belong to them, its founder said, calling this a “fundamental problem ” in the fast-growing digital asset market. Sales of NFTs, or … Read more

Marketplace suspends most NFT sales, citing ‘rampant’ fakes and plagiarism

Marketplace suspends most NFT sales, citing 'rampant' fakes and plagiarism

LONDON, Feb 11 (Reuters) – The platform which sold an NFT of Jack Dorsey’s first tweet for $2.9 million has halted most transactions because people were selling tokens of content that did not belong to them, its founder said, calling this a “fundamental problem ” in the fast-growing digital asset market. Sales of NFTs, or … Read more