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Interest In NFL Sports Betting Has Never Been Higher

The popularity surrounding the NFL is no secret, particularly as it relates to legalized sports betting. A recent study commissioned by the American Gaming Association (AGA) not only adds credence to this fact, but it also indicates how widespread regulated wagering might be during the professional football league’s 100th season. A national survey conducted

Are Camera Sales Really Falling Off a Cliff?

Analyst Om Malik recently published an article saying Camera sales are falling sharply (or, as his first sentence says, “falling off a cliff”). He has charts to prove it. For example: This chart shows the sales of cameras with built-in lenses versus those with interchangeable lenses. The former category is being

Light Phone 2: the high hopes of the low-tech phone

Released in the spring of 2017, the Light Phone was shaped like a business card, weighed less than a stack of seven quarters, and felt like a hollow wedge of plastic. But when you pressed the phone’s only button, its tiny keypad lit up in a soft white glow. It

LeBron James Trademark Application For “Taco Tuesday” DENIED

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TikTok and the NFL Partner to Boost Sports-Engagement in the U.S.

TikTok, a short-form video social network owned by Chinese company ByteDance, has become wildly popular among Gen Z. It was the third-most downloaded app in the United States in the first quarter of this year.   At the same time, football appears to be losing ground with younger demographics as they watch

Strawberry picking robot maker Advanced Farm Technologies raises $7.5M

Advanced Farm Technologies (AFT), a Davis, Calif.-based startup founded in 2017, has raised $7.5 million in Series A funding for its strawberry picking robot. Yamaha Motor Ventures & Laboratory Silicon Valley (YMVSV), the business development and investment arm of Yamaha Motor, led the round. Catapult Ventures, Impact Venture Capital, and