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GM’s quarterly sales fall but show improvement from beginning of year

The GM logo is seen on the facade of the General Motors headquarters in Detroit, Michigan, March 16, 2021. Rebecca Cook | Reuters DETROIT – General Motors’ U.S. vehicle sales were down about 15% in the second quarter from a year ago as the automaker continues to battle supply chain issues, but showed improvement from […]

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World

Xi Jinping ‘doesn’t fully understand’ investment fall putting China in ‘critical’ spot

Author and J Capital Research co-founder Anne Stevenson-Yang told ABC’s Alicia Loxley that local governments in China are stuck between a rock and a hard place, unable to continue building infrastructure because of a lack of Government funding. She said that even stimulation of the economy would not help because they have “less and less […]

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US

Failure to invest in metaverse could see firms fall behind

Failure to invest in metaverse could see firms fall behind The West Australian Source link

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Weird

Twice the pride double the fall

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Entertainment

Rooftop Cinema Club Extends Outdoor Movie Screenings Into Fall

Outdoor movies in front of Chicago’s skyline will continue into the fall at Rooftop Cinema Club. Since opening a Windy City location in the spring, the Rooftop Cinema Club has been featuring classic films in an open-air cinema experience in Chicago’s West Town neighborhood at The Emily Hotel. In June and August, the rooftop will […]

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Business

The rise, fall and rebirth of Fender’s Rosewood Telecaster – the solidbody beloved by George Harrison

Rosewood Telecasters have been in and out of regular Fender production several times since 1969.  A reworking of Fender’s seminal solidbody electric guitar design by craftsmen Roger Rossmeisl and Philip Kubicki, the prototype guitar was custom-built for George Harrison in 1968 alongside an equivalent-style rosewood Stratocaster intended for Jimi Hendrix. While Hendrix sadly never received […]

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World

Oil price fall: Fear of recession grows over uncertainty over future OPEC output

According to reports, Brent crude futures for September delivery fell $3.42 (£2.82), or three percent, to settle at $109.03 (£89.96) per barrel. The August contract, which expires on Thursday, fell $1.45 (£1.20), or 1.3 percent, to settle at $114.81)(£94.73) a barrel. The US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures fell $4.02 (£3.32), or 3.7 percent, […]

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Gaming

Master Chief Dives into Fall Guys with the Spartan Showdown Challenges – Xbox Wire

The time has come, we’re finally doing it, the big Bean-117… Our team here at Fall Guys HQ is so excited to be collaborating with the incredible 343 Industries to bring Master Chief and so much more to the Blunderdome! We’re introducing our favorite Petty Officer to the Fall Guys world in the best way […]

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Finance

SenseTime shares fall almost 50% after lock-up expires

Shares in China’s most valuable artificial intelligence company SenseTime plunged more than 50 per cent in Hong Kong as its lock-up period expired and some pre-initial public offering investors withdrew their profits following a March rebound. SenseTime was forced to postpone its initial public offering when the US put it on an investment blacklist over […]

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Gaming

Fall Guys Crown Clash Challenges: How To Unlock Free Fall Guys, Fortnite, And Rocket League Rewards

Fall Guys Crown Clash is underway, and during this nearly two-week-long event, you’ll have the chance to earn free cosmetic rewards in Epic’s triple-header of live-service games, Fortnite, Fall Guys, and Rocket League, just by completing in-game challenges. In order to earn rewards in all three, you’ll only need to actually play Fall Guys, but […]