The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court has upheld the murder conviction of Michelle Carter in the much talked about texting suicide case. More to come. An earlier story follows: The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court is expected to release its decision on the appeal of the Plainville woman convicted of involuntary manslaughter after she convinced her boyfriend […]
E.U. Chief: "Special Place in Hell" for Some Brexit-Backers | Time this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. This post was originally posted at http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/time/topstories/~3/yWfW8SjSP6c/.
Spotify Acquires Podcast Companies Gimlet and Anchor | Time this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. This post was originally posted at http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/time/topstories/~3/CDXu9sMgqWU/.
Six months after an episode of “Homeland” showed hackers exploiting security vulnerabilities in the (fictional) Vice President’s pacemaker, Mike Kijewski, the founder of a new startup security company called Medcrypt, was approached by his (then) employers at Varian Medical Systems with a unique problem. “A hospital came to the company and said we are treating […]
Chuck Schumer Slams Trump's State of the Union Speech | Time this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. This post was originally posted at http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/time/topstories/~3/uPixIbXZHxk/.
Authorities are investigating an overnight fatal crash on Route 24 in West Bridgewater, Massachusetts. State police say it happened just before 2:30 a.m. Wednesday in the southbound lanes, just south of exit 16. No other details were immediately available. There was another crash on Route 24 southbound in West Bridgewater hours later. The Brockton Enterprise […]
The UK government has announced it’s working on a process to support so-called ‘advanced trials’ of autonomous vehicles — i.e. trials without human safety drivers. It also says it will be beefing up the existing Code of Practice for testing driverless cars to provide a framework to support the evolution of the tech, saying it’s on […]
Calm, the meditation and wellness app that launched back in 2012, has today announced the close of an $88 million Series B financing with a valuation of $1 billion. (We have not been able to clarify whether the valuation was post- or pre-money.) The funding was led by TPG Growth, with participation from CAA and […]
Spotify continues to see growing uptake for its all-you-can-eat streaming music (and increasingly podcast) services, even as it fell short of analyst expectations on sales in its earnings. In Q4 results reported today alongside the blockbuster news that it was acquiring Gimlet and Anchor to step up its podcast push, the company said that monthly active […]
Game of Thrones Binge Watch Guide: Recaps of Every Episode | Time this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. This post was originally posted at http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/time/topstories/~3/Y57FrMSzW0w/.