A vehicle was fully engulfed in flames Wednesday morning following a car crash on Route 24 in West Bridgewater, Massachusetts. The blaze happened at approximately 6:30 a.m. on the southbound lanes of the highway. NBC10 Boston’s Sky Ranger helicopter was over the scene, where thick smoke could be seen emitting from the flames. A second damage […]
Spotify is going after podcasts in a major way in 2019. The music streaming service today confirmed that it has snapped up two podcast networks — Gimlet and Anchor — in undisclosed deals. But that’s not all, the firm said it has plans to spend a further $400-$500 million “on multiple acquisitions in 2019” to get […]
Global investor SparkLabs is adding another business line after it announced a new consultancy division that’s aimed at working with Fortune 500 companies and other global corporates keen to deepen their position in tech. Best known for its funds — which cover global deals, a crypto vehicle and a Korea-based fund — and over half a dozen accelerator programs worldwide, […]
Fisher-Price is recalling approximately 44,000 children’s Power Wheels toy vehicles because it can continue to run even after the foot pedal is released, posing a risk for injuries. The recall includes Power Wheels Barbie Dream Campers that were sold exclusively at Walmart stores from July 2018 through January 2019. The recalled product has a model […]
Amazon’s formidable presence in the world of retail stems partly from the fact that it’s just not a commerce giant, it’s also a tech company — building solutions and platforms in house that make its processes, from figuring out what to sell, to how much to have on hand and how best to distribute it […]
French company Chauffeur-Privé is going to expand aggressively over the next couple of years. That’s why the company is changing its name to Kapten — a name that sounds less French. “We wanted to share with you a very important piece of news,” Kapten co-founder and CEO Yan Hascoet said in a press conference. “We […]
A cold front quietly crossed New England overnight. Now we are back to sub-freezing air to start our Wednesday. Weak, high pressure comes in Wednesday with a good amount of sunshine. High temperatures will be 20 degrees north to 32 degrees south. Clouds race Wednesday afternoon ahead of a weak wave of low pressure set […]
Rovio’s efforts to diversify beyond its Angry Birds franchise is getting a little investment boost today. The company announced that Japan’s NTT Docomo is taking a stake in Hatch, a Rovio subsidiary that describes itself as the “Netflix of gaming”, providing subscribers with a rotating mix of freemium games from a mix of publishers, with […]
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