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Roblox hit with $200 million Suit over creators’ use of unlicensed music

What just happened? Roblox, one of the most popular gaming platforms in the world, has been hit with a $200 million lawsuit from the National Music Publishers’ Association (NMPA) for illegally using music uploaded by users. Variety reports that NMPA president/CEO David Israelite announced the lawsuit at the trade group’s 2021 annual meeting, highlighting Roblox’s…

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US seizes $2.3 million Colonial Pipeline paid to ransomware attackers

SEIZURE — Funds seized after Justice Department IDs Bitcoin wallet and obtains its private key. Dan Goodin – Jun 7, 2021 10:25 pm UTC Getty ImagesThe FBI said it has seized $2.3 million paid to the ransomware attackers who paralyzed the network of Colonial Pipeline and touched off gasoline and jet fuel supply disruptions up…

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Air Force $48 Million SpaceX Starship Cargo Anywhere in an Hour Program

The US Air Force is funding $48 million to study using the SpaceX Starship to move military cargo anywhere in the world in one hour. There will need to be more spent to actually use SpaceX Starships for rapid deployments. SpaceX seems to be well on the way to making Starship a technical and economic…

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TSA screens almost 2 million Memorial Day weekend travelers

May 29 (UPI) — The Transportation Security Administration screened 1.96 million passengers Friday — the highest number of passengers the agency has screened in a day since the COVID-19 pandemic began. TSA spokeswoman Alexa Lopez wrote on Twitter Saturday that the number of passengers screened by the agency is “creeping up to 2 million” as…

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‘F9’ Races to $162 Million Opening Overseas as Global Blockbusters Return

Universal’s “F9” has now earned the highest global opening weekend for a Hollywood film since the start of the pandemic, grossing $162 million from 8 markets this weekend including $135 million in China. That makes the “Fast & Furious” franchise the sixth in box office history to reach $6 billion in lifetime grosses, largely off…

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Someone has bid over $2 million to the Initial New Shepard seat

Suborbital spaceflight cachet — The bidding will culminate in a live auction on June 12. Eric Berger – May 19, 2021 3:44 pm UTC Blue Origin’s New Shepard launch system takes flight.Blue OriginOn Wednesday morning, Blue Origin unsealed the high bid for its auction of a spaceflight seat. The bid of $1.4 million soon rose to…

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2K ships 2 million copies of PGA Tour 2K21 as video game golf heats up

Did you miss GamesBeat Summit 2021? Watch on-demand here!  It is high tide for video game golf. Publisher 2K Games has shipped 2 million copies of PGA Tour 2K21 since its August debut. Take-Two Interactive, 2K’s parent company, called the game “highly successful,” which is one of the reasons 2K acquired PGA Tour developer HB…

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US to export another 20 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines globally

The United States will export 20 million doses of authorized COVID-19 vaccines to other countries by the end of June, in addition to the 60 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine the administration already pledged to send to Canada, Mexico and other nations, the White House announced Monday.The administration will send vaccines produced by Moderna,…

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The city planting a million trees in two years | Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr

Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr, mayor of Freetown, Sierra Leone, is on a mission to plant a million trees over the next two years, increasing vegetation in her city by fifty percent while shoring up eroding riverbanks and increasing biodiversity. “This isn’t just about planting trees; it’s about growing trees, and it’s about ensuring that each one of…

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$100 million New Jersey deli fires wrestling coach CEO Paul Morina, associated firm E-Waste becomes new president

Paulsboro coach Paul Morina cheers on George Worthy as he takes on Bergen Catholic s Wade Unger in the 152-pound bout during a wrestling match at The Palestra in Philadelphia,Joe Warner | USATodayThe shareholders of the mystery $100 million New Jersey deli company Hometown International fired CEO Paul Morina — a high school principal and…