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Hit indie game Cuphead is headed to Tesla vehicles in August
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Hit indie game Cuphead is headed to Tesla vehicles in August

Tesla’s games library is getting bigger, and the latest announced title is probably a familiar one to gaming fans: Cuphead. This indie game was released in 2017 for Xbox One and Windows after making a big debut in 2013, attracting a lot of attention thanks to its hand-drawn, retro Disney-esque animation style. Tesla CEO Elon…

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Gatik’s self-driving vans have started shuttling groceries for Walmart
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Gatik’s self-driving vans have started shuttling groceries for Walmart

Gatik AI, the autonomous vehicle startup that’s aiming for the sweet middle spot in the world of logistics, is officially on the road through a partnership with Walmart . The company received approval from the Arkansas Highway Commissioner’s office to launch a commercial service with Walmart . Gatik’s autonomous vehicles (with a human safety driver…

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The scientist behind Juul launches a Juul alternative for China
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The scientist behind Juul launches a Juul alternative for China

The chemist who helped create the magic sauce behind Juul, Xing Chenyue, unveiled the product of her new startup Myst Labs this week after two years of development: electronic cigarette alternatives designed for China’s 350 million smokers, the world’s biggest smoking population. This new contender makes for a potentially heated battlefield given that Juul will…

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Bellingcat journalists targeted by failed phishing attempt
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Bellingcat journalists targeted by failed phishing attempt

Investigative news site Bellingcat has confirmed several of its staff were targeted by an attempted phishing attack on their ProtonMail accounts, which the journalists and the email provider say failed. “Yet again, Bellingcat finds itself targeted by cyber attacks, almost certainly linked to our work on Russia,” wrote Eliot Higgins, founder of the investigative news…

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Startups Weekly: SoftBank’s second act
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Startups Weekly: SoftBank’s second act

Hello and welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’s noteworthy startups and venture capital news. Before I jump into today’s topic, let’s catch up a bit. Last week, I noted some challenges plaguing mental health tech startups. Before that, I wrote about Zoom and Superhuman’s PR disasters. Remember, you…

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AZ Gov. Relies on Never Trumper David French to Justify Gun Control Push
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AZ Gov. Relies on Never Trumper David French to Justify Gun Control Push

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey’s (R) media and communications wing is using Never Trumper David French to justify the Governor’s current gun control push. Ducey has been angling to add gun control to Arizona, one of the most gun-friendly states in the Union, ever since the February 14, 2018, Parkland school shooting in Florida. The central component…

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Fox News Poll: 47 Percent of Americans Back Trump Impeachment
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Fox News Poll: 47 Percent of Americans Back Trump Impeachment

Support for impeaching President Donald Trump has fallen slightly, but still has substantial support, a recently released Fox News poll states. According to the survey, 45 percent of July respondents support President Trump’s removal, a drop from 50 percent in June. This month, 47 percent expressed support for impeachment and five percent said President Trump should…

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David Axelrod: If Trump Loses 2020, Him Slamming Cummings & Baltimore ‘Will be Why’
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David Axelrod: If Trump Loses 2020, Him Slamming Cummings & Baltimore ‘Will be Why’

David Axelrod, former President Barack Obama’s chief campaign strategist, said Saturday that President Donald Trump’s criticism of Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) and the Democrat-run city of Baltimore could cost him the 2020 election. “If @realDonaldTrump loses in 2020, this will be why,” Axelrod wrote on Twitter. “Every, single day, he subjects the country he was…

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Obama ‘Proud’ of Former Admin Staff Who Blasted Trump’s ‘Go Back’ Remark
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Obama ‘Proud’ of Former Admin Staff Who Blasted Trump’s ‘Go Back’ Remark

Former President Barack Obama on Saturday praised staffers who served in his administration after roughly 150 African-Americans signed an opinion-editorial bashing President Donald Trump’s recent comments regarding the far-left Democrat “Squad.” “I’ve always been proud of what this team accomplished during my administration. But more than what we did, I’m proud of how they’re continuing to…

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President Trump Considers Labeling Antifa an ‘Organization of Terror’
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President Trump Considers Labeling Antifa an ‘Organization of Terror’

President Donald Trump said on Saturday that he is considering labeling the far-left activist group Antifa a terrorist organization. “Consideration is being given to declaring ANTIFA, the gutless Radical Left Wack Jobs who go around hitting (only non-fighters) people over the heads with baseball bats, a major Organization of Terror (along with MS-13 & others),”…

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