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Gaming

Tesla raises Model Y pricing following federal tax credit change

Tesla has quietly raised the price of its best-selling Model Y crossover. As of Saturday, the lists the Long Range and Performance models at $54,990 and $57,990, respectively. For the former, that represents a $2,000 increase from the all-time low it hit when Tesla in the middle of January. As for the Performance variant, it’s […]

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Finance

Tandem Bank raises interest rates to 3.05% after base rate hike

On Thursday (February 2), the central bank hiked the base rate for the tenth consecutive time to four percent as it attempts to mitigate the impact of inflation. In response, financial institutions such as Tandem Bank are boosting the interest rates of their existing accounts. The products from the bank affected by the rate change […]

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Finance

Savers ‘won’t see change overnight’ as BoE raises Base Rate again

But while easy access accounts may offer lower rates, these can allow greater flexibility and typically permit free and easy withdrawals whenever necessary. Ms O’Brien said: “That kind of flexibility could be very useful in the current climate, where switching accounts frequently could be beneficial.” She added that it could be “wise” to diversify funds […]

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US

Addressable raises $7.5 million in Seed to help scale user

Addressable, an end-to-end solution for Web3 marketing, has announced that it has raised $7.5 million in Seed. The round was led by Viola Ventures and Fabric Ventures, with participation from Mensch Capital Partners and North Island Ventures. It is understood the round will help accelerate the expansion of the company’s platform including additional blockchains and […]

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Finance

IMF raises growth forecasts as China reopens and gas prices fall

Global growth has proven “surprisingly resilient” and most countries will avoid a recession this year, the IMF said, as it upgraded its forecasts and hailed a possible turning point for the world economy. In estimates that took into account China’s decision to scrap its zero-Covid policy last month, the fund said it expected the global […]

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Entertainment

Netflix Stock (NASDAQ:NFLX): Hastings’ Resignation Raises

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) stock’s comeback has been quite explosive, with shares now up more than 115% off June lows. Reed Hastings‘ recent resignation as co-CEO to become the executive chairman comes on a relatively high note, with the company reporting some decent results. Despite this, questions linger as Netflix enters uncharted territory, with a recession on […]

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Technology

Raylo raises $136M to build out its gadget lease-and-reuse

With the economy teetering on recession, and sales of mobile phones and other consumer electronics slowing right down globally, a U.K. startup called Raylo that’s leaning into both of those themes has picked up £110 million ($136 million) to grow its business, offering consumers access to new gadgets by way of short-term leases. The London-based […]

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Health

Crowdfunding raises funds for genetic testing of foot | Peninsula

PORT ANGELES — A crowdfunding effort to pay for advanced DNA testing of a severed foot that washed ashore in December 2021 raised $7,500 and the Clallam County Sheriff’s Office could hear back from the Texas-based forensics company in about a month, said Detective Sgt. Brian Knutson. Knutson said the company, Othram, will send the […]

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US

Tykhe Block Ventures raises $30m to invest in blockchain and web3

The US-based Tykhe Block Ventures, recently funded with a $30 million growth fund for blockchain projects, have allocated $10 million of that to startups in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. This organization works under Heru Finance as a multifaceted asset that primarily invests in Web 3.0/Blockchain decentralization technology, such as digital assets […]

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Canada

Bank of Canada raises interest rate again — but hints that hikes

Business·Breaking The Bank of Canada has raised its benchmark interest rate again, to 4.5 per cent, but hinted that it may now be done with its aggressive campaign of rate hikes. Central bank has been trying to wrestle sky-high inflation into submission Pete Evans · CBC News · Posted: Jan 25, 2023 10:00 AM EST […]