Day: March 30, 2020

Lack of March Madness means much less revenue distribution from NCAA to D1 schools

We don’t typically discuss college basketball on College Football Talk. We have College Basketball Talk to handle that stuff for you guys. But the COVID-19 pandemic taking away the entire NCAA men’s and women’s basketball tournament this spring will have a direct impact on all Division 1 schools that could impact one fo your favorite […]

PrettyLittleThing Founder Donates One Month’s Salary to Fight Coronavirus Spread

There is no doubt over the fact that the spread of novel coronavirus is far beyond imagination. The world is getting together in fighting against the deadly virus that has already claimed thousands of lives. The founder and CEO of UK-based fashion retailer PrettyLittleThing has decided to donate his one month’s salary to the cause. […]

Global oil, gas producers cut spending after crude price crash

Oil and gas companies are cutting spending plans in response to the coronavirus pandemic and a push by Saudi Arabia and Russia to ramp up output. International benchmark prices have more than halved since the start of the year, falling to around $25 a barrel. North American oil and gas producers have cut capital spending […]

CarPlay dashboard gets third-party maps support in iOS 13.4

CarPlay, Apple’s in-car interface, just got better thanks to an update that lets you use third-party map apps on its dashboard. The CarPlay dashboard displays information from multiple apps at once, like music and maps, which can help you get to your destination, but you could only use Apple Maps until now. Third-party map apps […]

Asian Americans report over 650 racist acts over last week, new data says

Seattle resident Kari was at her local grocery store in mid-March when another shopper told her own child she couldn’t be in the same line as the Korean American. She would get them sick, the shopper said. A week later at the same store, a cashier refused to check her out, saying she was going […]