Buzz - 16 mai 18:53

AT&T nears deal to create $150bn streaming giant with Discovery

AT&T is nearing a deal to combine its content unit Warner Media with rival Discovery to create a media giant with an enterprise value of $150bn, just a few years after acquiring the owner of CNN, HBO and Warner Bros, said people briefed about the matter. - 16 mai 05:57

Israel kills 42 in Gaza as Netanyahu warns war will go on

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli airstrikes on Gaza City flattened three buildings and killed at least 42 people Sunday, Palestinian medics said, in the deadliest single attack in the latest round of violence. - 15 mai 15:44

The world's loneliest bus route

North America's most northerly bus service, the Dalton Highway Express covers a rugged 500 miles from Fairbanks, Alaska, to the ominously named settlement of Deadhorse. - 15 mai 10:51

'Well, that's it.' 96-year-old DJ bids farewell in Hong Kong

HONG KONG (AP) — After more than seven decades in radio, a 96-year-old Hong Kong DJ bid farewell to his listeners Saturday with “Time to Say Goodbye,” sung by Sarah Brightman and Andrea Bocelli. “Well that’s it. - 15 mai 10:00

The Pandemic Has Split in Two

Zero deaths in some cities. Thousands in others. The pandemic’s fault lines continue to widen as vaccines flow toward rich countries. - 15 mai 04:14

Does being woke lead to canceling?

Matt Taibbi and Casey Newton have VERY different takes on Apple firing Antonio Garcia-Martinez; I'm inclined to think that Taibbi got it right... - 14 mai 20:29

Harvey Mason, Jr. Gets The Gig

Meet the new boss, same as the old boss! This reminds me of Dick Cheney being charged with finding a VP for Bush II and then recommending himself. Huh? The Grammy Organization is now no different f… - 14 mai 18:41

The Darkness

Illiberalism is on the march, all over the world. - 14 mai 17:01

The HBO Max Boss’s Script for a New Hollywood

In his first year running WarnerMedia, Jason Kilar fired the streaming service’s top brass, blew up the movie business and angered Hollywood royalty. It’s been a crash course in entertainment-industry politics. He says it’s also a recipe for success. - 14 mai 16:59

The most intense firestorms in the world

When a wildfire reaches epic proportions, it changes everything around it – even creating its own weather. Scientists around the world are racing against time to understand them. - 14 mai 15:53

What is a game?

As Epic and Apple confuse the courts with their explanations, we reached out to developers and publishers to establish what defines a video game once and for all - 14 mai 15:49

The age of digitizing our behavior with NFTs

The buzz around NFTs has taken over the internet. If you haven’t heard, NFTs are digital collectibles that are changing the future of art collecting and more. Taco Bell, Mark Cuban, Grimes and even Gary Vee have jumped on the NFT bandwagon.