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See Season 2 Trailer Is Live and David Bautista Joins the Series
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See Season 2 Trailer Is Live and David Bautista Joins the Series

Jason Mamoa in SeeImage: Apple+ Apple TV+ released a teaser trailer for the second season of the original streaming series See. August 27 marks the worldwide debut of the second season’s first episode, and new episodes will premiere weekly (not bingeable, sorry). A third season is already greenlit, and shooting is already underway in Canada....

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Inside Marqeta’s fintech mega-IPO

Welcome back to The TechCrunch Exchange, a weekly startups-and-markets newsletter. It’s broadly based on the daily column that appears on Extra Crunch, but free, and made for your weekend reading. Want it in your inbox every Saturday? Sign up here. Ready? Let’s talk money, startups and spicy IPO rumors. A small programming note: The Exchange...

Arizona Has Fixed Up an Old Gas Chamber So It Can Kill Prisoners Again
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Arizona Has Fixed Up an Old Gas Chamber So It Can Kill Prisoners Again

Refurbished Gas Chamber Arizona is planning to execute death row inmates using its old gas chamber again, despite criticisms that the method of execution is excessively cruel and brutal. The state has refurbished the old gas chamber to ensure it’s operability, according to PBS. Correction officials say this is to allow prisoners on death row...

Massive Tech Haul! (Under $1,500 Challenge)
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Massive Tech Haul! (Under $1,500 Challenge)

We finally did another shopping challenge! This time we’ve got a stand-in for Arie but does that help? You know what to do, vote for who got the best tech: #teamjud or #teamarie! Get a Free Pair of Wireless Bluetooth Headphones at Micro Center: https://micro.center/18a120 Beat Micro Center’s Build and Enter to Win a $500...

Main Insights to Follow in the SEO Software Market
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Main Insights to Follow in the SEO Software Market

This is everything an entrepreneur should know to keep abreast of the SEO market. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now! June 12, 2021 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. If you’re dealing with any online endeavor, chances are you’re SEO-obsessed. Without SEO, there’s...

Apple’s iPadOS 15 breaks the app barrier
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Apple’s iPadOS 15 breaks the app barrier

The announcement of new iPad software at this year’s WWDC conference had an abnormally large expectation hung on it. The iPad lineup, especially the larger iPad Pro, has kept up an impressively frantic pace of hardware innovation over the past few years. In that same time frame, the software of the iPad, especially its ability...

Self-driving startup Waabi just managed to net $83.5M — how?
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Self-driving startup Waabi just managed to net $83.5M — how?

It is not the best of times for self-driving car startups. The past year has seen large tech companies acquire startups that were running out of cash and ride-hailing companies shutter costly self-driving car projects with no prospect of becoming production-ready anytime soon. Yet, in the midst of this downturn, Waabi, a Toronto-based self-driving car startup, has...

Kevin Bacon Joins Toxic Avenger Film Cast As Main Villian
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Kevin Bacon Joins Toxic Avenger Film Cast As Main Villian

Kevin Bacon in City on the HillImage: Showtime Actor Kevin Bacon has joined Legendary’s reboot of Troma Entertainment’s 1984 film, The Toxic Avenger as the film’s antagonist. Advertisement According to The Hollywood Reporter, he joins a strong cast with Peter Dinklage (Game of Thrones), starring as the disfigured hero Toxic Avenger. Jacob Tremblay (Room) and...

NASA Is Planning to Land on Far Side of the Moon for the First Time
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NASA Is Planning to Land on Far Side of the Moon for the First Time

The agency wants to gather data to eventually send humans there. Three New Payloads NASA plans to land on the far side of the Moon as part of the Artemis program, marking the first time the agency has ever landed there.  The agency selected three new scientific investigation payloads for its Commercial Lunar Payload Services...