Category: Millions

Millions of Americans Watching Donald Trump’s White House Briefings
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Millions of Americans Watching Donald Trump’s White House Briefings

President Donald Trump’s return to daily White House press briefings during the coronavirus crisis has generated massive ratings. The New York Times reports nearly 12.2 million people watched Trump’s briefing on CNN, Fox News and MSNBC, according to Nielsen — plus millions more on streaming sites, and local news networks. That puts him in the…

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Investors bet millions on Microverse, a Lambda School for the developing world
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Investors bet millions on Microverse, a Lambda School for the developing world

The student loan crisis in the U.S. has left venture capitalists searching for novel approaches to financing higher education, but can the same systems designed for helping coders in Silicon Valley get jobs at Google help underserved students in developing countries become part of a global work force? Similar to the buzzy San Francisco startup…

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Millions of Baby Boomers Are Increasingly Flocking to Video Games
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Millions of Baby Boomers Are Increasingly Flocking to Video Games

An AARP survey reveals habits and attitudes of elderly gamers. In 2019, 50.6 million senior citizens played games in some capacity. Most play predominantly on mobile. According to a recent survey published by the AARP interest group, baby boomers are flocking to video games in their old age.The survey aims to understand the general sentiment…

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Millions of SMS messages exposed in database security lapse
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Millions of SMS messages exposed in database security lapse

A massive database storing tens of millions of SMS text messages, most of which were sent by businesses to potential customers, has been found online. The database is run by TrueDialog, a business SMS provider for businesses and higher education providers, which lets companies, colleges, and universities send bulk text messages to their customers and…

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AOC: Trump ‘Put Millions of Americans in Danger’ with ‘Send Her Back’ Rally
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AOC: Trump ‘Put Millions of Americans in Danger’ with ‘Send Her Back’ Rally

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) said on Thursday that President Donald Trump put “millions of Americans in danger” on Wednesday evening when supporters at his Greenville, North Carolina, rally chanted “send her back” after Trump ripped Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) anti-American and antisemitic “screeds.” “The president put millions of Americans in danger last night. His rhetoric…

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