The Radice Files — Issue #141 “Lithium: it’s not just a drug””
The Taliban may have something to say about how much that new electric vehicle will cost. Who here thinks that’s not on the politicians mind?
The Taliban might appear medieval in their approach, but they could influence the future of transportation. The Pentagon has described Afghanistan as the Saudi Arabia of lithium, the mineral that’s a central ingredient of batteries used in electric cars. Afghanistan’s total untapped mineral wealth could amount to $3 trillion, its lithium reserves potentially as large as Bolivia’s. What the Taliban does with this lithium could determine how much your EV costs in the future. (Via OZY)
Facebook and other companies view the ‘metaverse’ as the next big thing, but user discretion is advised.
With a new wave of misinformation about ivermectin as a cure for COVID-19, platforms like TikTok, Reddit, and Facebook are again struggling with moderation.
The House Select Committee investigating the deadly January 6 Capitol riot sent letters to 15 social media companies, including Facebook, YouTube and Twitter, seeking to understand how misinformation and efforts to overturn the election by both foreign and domestic actors existed on their platforms.
The price increases come in the wake of a global semiconductor shortage that has affected Apple and most car makers, including General Motors Co. and Toyota Motor Corp.
Director said Wednesday he would re-edit the series following criticism
We’re looking at a pretty long and slow death spiral for the current linear TV ecosystem. The end will come in one of two way
A lawsuit by an ABC News staffer accused former “Good Morning America” producer Michael Corn of sexual assault. He denied the allegations.
ESPN is looking to partner with major sports-betting houses and is having discussions to license its brand name in deals.
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Nine months ago, Sony Pictures Entertainment executives thought they had an ideal successor for “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek in former contestant Ken Jennings, people close to the program said.
Since 2017, Microsoft has offered its Office suite to Chromebook users via the Google Play store, but that is set to come to an end in a few short weeks. As of September 18, Microsoft is discontinuing support for Office (which includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote and Outlook) on Chromebook. Microsoft is not, however, abandoning […]
With COVID cases rising, the City of Savannah is considering event restrictions. Local festivals, museums and parades are staying on alert with plans.
Andrew Schober wants his money back, and then some.
This lawsuit is similar to, but different from the iPhone maker’s ongoing legal battle with “Fortnite” developer Epic Games
In the words of one observer, the vast Amazon Prime Video smorgasbord is ‘enduring one of the biggest apparent purges of content we’ve ever seen’
A new class of ‘Hycean’ planets may have just expanded the definition of habitability.
Apple TV’s Ted Lasso is like a cheat sheet for being a good leader.
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