Stateside Bead Supply Recalls High-Powered Magnetic Beads Due to Ingestion Hazard; Violation of the Federal Safety Regulation for Magnets

The magnetic beads violate the requirements of the mandatory federal magnet regulation because they contain one or more magnets that fit within CPSC’s small parts cylinder, and the magnets are stronger than permitted. When high-powered magnets are swallowed, the ingested magnets can attract to each other or to another metal object and become lodged in

Starting the Era of 1-bit LLMs – With Microsoft Research

itNet is paving the way for a new era of 1-bit Large Language Models (LLMs). In this work, we introduce a 1-bit LLM variant, namely BitNet b1.58, in which every single parameter (or weight) of the LLM is ternary {-1, 0, 1}. It matches the full-precision (i.e...

Tesla Cybertruck Is the Top Selling Electric Truck Starting This Week

Tesla will start its inevitable reign as the top selling electric truck in the world starting this week. Joe Tegtmeyer, Gigatexas watcher, reports that Tesla is now making 900-1000 per week. The figure of 1000 per week (aka 4100 per month) is enough to outsell both the Ford F-150 Lightning and the Rivian R1T...

FG approves N25 billion disbursement to strengthen healthcare infrastructure across Nigeria

The Federal Government has approved the disbursement of N25 billion through the Basic Health Care Provision Fund (BHCPF) aimed at enhancing healthcare infrastructure across states in Nigeria. Prof. Muhammed Pate, the Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare, revealed this development during the sixth meeting of the BHCPF Ministerial Oversight Committee held in Abuja on

LASG launches clean-up of illegal structures along Fagba corridor of Red Line rail

The Lagos State Government has initiated the removal of shanties and illegal makeshift structures along the Fagba corridor of the Lagos Rail Mass Transit (LRMT) Red Line, aiming to enhance the safety, cleanliness, and health of the state’s environment. Tokunbo Wahab, the Lagos State Commissioner for Environment and Water Resources, announced this development through a

Joeboy Gets “Up Close” With Fans, Reveals New Album And Genre-Bending Collaboration At Youtube Event

By Eniola Daniel 30 March 2024   |   7:37 pm Nigerian sensation, Joeboy excited fans at the maiden YouTube's “Up Close with..." series in Lagos, announcing his highly anticipated new album and unveiling a groundbreaking collaboration with the Musical Society of Nigeria (MUSON). Communication and public relations manager, West Africa, Google, Taiwo Kola-Ogunlade and

The Year Ahead: Business in 2024

Slowing inflation and rising incomes will provide relief, even as the threat of an economic slowdown looms. Canadian business stalwarts like Indigo and Irving Oil are in for serious change. And fast-evolving AI will keep transforming everything. The post The Year Ahead: Business in 2024 appeared first on

GSS’ 2024 Business Survey fieldwork launched

The Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has announced the commencement of field data collection for the 2024 Ghana Integrated Business Establishment Survey Phase I (IBES I) as of January 15, 2024. This marks the initiation of a crucial survey phase involving the deployment of approximately fourteen thousand (14,000) trained Field Officers across the country...

Jodi Hildebrandt, business partner of ex-family vlogger, pleads guilty to 4 counts of child abuse

Jodi Hildebrandt, the business partner of former family vlogger Ruby Franke, pleaded guilty Wednesday to felony counts of second-degree aggravated child abuse.


Relic Entertainment Hit With Layoffs Following Independence From Sega

by William D'Angelo , posted 14 hours ago / 586 Views Relic Entertainment last week announced with help from an external investor it is becoming an independently run studio as it splits from Sega.  The company has now announced it will be laying off some of its staff. "Following last week’s announcement of Relic becoming

Sony Music Entertainment CEO Won’t Rule Out TikTok Removal—Comments on ‘Astonishingly Small’ Payouts

Photo Credit: Sony Music Will Sony Music pull its music from TikTok? CEO Rob Stringer won’t rule out the possibility—potentially lining up the second largest music publisher to join UMG’s boycott of the platform. Universal Music Group pulled out of the platform earlier this year after failing to reach an agreement on licensing its music

Fox Entertainment Ups Michael Thorn to Network President, Fernando Szew Named Head of Studios

Fox Entertainment is restructuring its operations into three divisions: network, studios and content sales. As part of this re-org, Fox Entertainment CEO Rob Wade has promoted Michael Thorn to president of Fox Television Network and upped Fernando Szew to head of Fox Entertainment Studios. Both will report directly to Wade. A search is currently underway

Entertainment Group Strawberry Prince Gets Anime Movie in Summer 2024

Advertising agency Bushiroad Move announced an anime movie based on the boy band Strawberry Prince on Sunday, titled SutoPuri: Hajimari no Monogatari - Strawberry School Festival!!!!. The movie will open in theaters this summer. Staff Director: Naoki Matsuura (Liar Liar) Script: Chika Suzumura (Burn the Witch) Character Design: Yumi Nakamura (Wotaku ni Koi wa Muzukashii


Sydney Crypto Business Launches Hotly Anticipated Rewards 

Stables is rolling out its eagerly awaited “Refer a Fren” program, rewarding participants with $10 USDC for every referral. The initiative is designed to onboard the next wave of Aussies to start adopting stablecoins in everyday life, including purchases of goods and services and online payments. ...

14+ Best Bitcoin & Crypto Casinos Hong Kong: Our Top Picks & Reviews

Crypto casinos allow you to deposit, play and withdraw winnings using cryptocurrencies rather than fiat money. This offers several advantages, including faster transactions, lower...

Crypto Stocks Like MicroStrategy, Coinbase Could Shoot Up if Short Sellers Exit

MicroStrategy and Coinbase's stock prices could shoot up if short sellers bail out, according to a report by data analytics firm S3 Partners...

Nomura’s crypto arm teams up with Pyth Network to enhance web3 data’s diversity and quality

Nomura's Laser Digital has partnered with Pyth Network to enhance web3 data oracles and foster the networks utility and reliability...

Billion Crypto Class Action Suit Set for June Hearing

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Sir Jim Ratcliffe and INEOS are reportedly planning to build the ‘Wembley of the North’ to replace Old Trafford in the coming years as they kickstart their Manchester United revolution. But does that make sense for the club or for fans? Firstly, it is hardly surprising that there is a clamour in some quarters for

Who would buy a football club but Middle Eastern nation wealth funds and sporting portfolios?

The football business is like no other business, and that’s why no fool would buy into this business. There’s little reward or thanks. As the transfer window disappears into the rear-view mirror, most clubs are left to lick their wounds and peer at the state of their bank account. It’s a good time to reflect

Mutant Football League 2 kicks off into Early Access this March

According to the recently listed Steam store page, Digital Dreams Entertainment’s Mutant Football League 2 will launch into Early Access in March 2024. Released in 2017, Mutant Football League serves as the spiritual revival of the 1993 Sega Genesis/Mega Drive game, Mutant League Football . But beyond just slyly changing around the word order to

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PJ Library Offers Families Dozens of New, Free & Engaging Downloadable PASSOVER books, activities, recipes & more on its jam-packed Passover hub

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Tired of Cooking? Try these 4 Local Frozen Foods

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Craving juicy, tender and flavorful fried chicken? Try using sweet tea in your brine

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How A Cat Became The Star Of The First Ultra HD Video Sent From Space

By C. Gordon / March 23, 2024 8:15 pm EST There are so many cat videos on the internet that it was only a matter of time before one was sent from deep in space. According to NASA, they did just that. Deep Space Optical Communications, working from the Hale Telescope in San Diego, California, received an ultra-high-definition

3 Body Problem VR headset review: magical tech in need of more apps

Arthur C. Clarke famously said that “any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic,” and that’s never been more true than with the 3 Body Problem VR headset. It’s so far ahead of everything else on the market that it doesn’t seem possible. There’s really no doubt: this is the best way to experience virtual

Why it’s impossible to review AIs, and why TechCrunch is doing it anyway

Every week seems to bring with it a new AI model, and the technology has unfortunately outpaced anyone’s ability to evaluate it comprehensively. Here’s why it’s pretty much impossible to review something like ChatGPT or Gemini, why it’s important to try anyway, and our (constantly evolving) approach to doing so. The tl;dr: These systems are

Donald Trump called on by Sinéad O’Connor estate to stop using her music

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Ice Spice Shares What She Learned From Taylor Swift – And How She Defines a Hit

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YouTube loosens ad guidelines around breastfeeding nudity and twerking

Illustration: Alex Castro / The Verge YouTube has adjusted its ad-friendly content guidelines to allow breastfeeding videos with nudity — but only in cases when a child is present — as well as videos with twerking, grinding, and other “sensual” types of dancing. The platform updated its guidelines on Thursday with the changes...


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The latest headlines from our reporters across the US sent straight to your inbox each weekday Your briefing on the latest headlines from across the US OJ Simpson has died aged 76 after a reported long battle with prostate cancer. The American football star, who was infamously acquitted of the murders of his ex-wife Nicole

Baldur’s Gate 3 does what Elden Ring couldn’t, sweeps BAFTAs to become first game to win every big GOTY award

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Gio Corsi Joins Nintendo of America

by William D'Angelo , posted 9 hours ago / 657 Views Gio Corsi announced he has joined Nintendo of America as part of its AAA third-party games portfolio management team. Corsi was previously the head of global second party games at Sony Interactive Entertainment, as well as the head of commercial at Iron Galaxy Studios, chief product officer of IllFonic. "This week

3 SNES Games Added to Nintendo Switch Online

by William D'Angelo , posted 9 hours ago / 595 Views Nintendo announced the Super Nintendo Entertainment System games, Amazing Hebereke, Super R-Type, and Wrecking Crew ’98 , have been added to  the Nintendo Switch Online. This is the first time Amazing Hebereke has been released outside of Japan. View a trailer of the three games below: