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Daily Crunch: Roblox is going public

Roblox opens its books, Snap makes an acquisition and Pfizer and BioNTech seek regulatory approval for their vaccine. This your Daily Crunch for November 20, 2020. The big story: Roblox is going public The child-friendly gaming company filed confidentially to go public in October, but it only published its S-1 document with financial information late yesterday. How do the numbers look? Well, Roblox is certainly growing quickly — total revenue increased 56% in 2019, and then another 68% in t...
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Mixtape podcast: Building a structural DEI response to a systemic issue with Y-Vonne Hutchinson

It’s time for another episode of Mixtape, where we take a look at diversity, inclusion, equity and the human labor that powers tech. This week we spoke to Y-Vonne Hutchinson, the CEO of ReadySet, a consulting firm that works with companies to create more inclusive and equitable work environments. Hutchinson tells us that the work she did for ten years in international human rights, labor rights law and advocacy helped prepare her for the work she does today. “My last job was in Nicaragua wh...
Tags: TC, Tech, Silicon Valley, Nicaragua, Biden, Hutchinson, Techcrunch Include, Vonne Hutchinson, ReadySet, George Floyd, Mixtape podcast, ReadySet Hutchinson


2 more GOP governors push Trump to start the formal presidential transition process with Biden

Gov. Mike DeWine (R-Ohio). AP Photo/John Minchillo, File GOP Govs. Mike DeWine of Ohio and Asa Hutchinson of Arkansas are both pushing the administration of President Donald Trump to begin the transition process with President-elect Joe Biden. Both men said that it was important for Biden to be up to speed with pertinent issues that would not compromise governmental functions. Trump has repeatedly refused to formally concede the presidential race to Biden. Visit Business Insider's homepage...
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Election 2020 updates: GOP governor expects Biden to be next president; John Bolton says Trump has no character

Bolton doesn't expect Trump "to go graciously," but he does "expect him to go"; Ark Gov. Hutchinson says Biden is next president. – election updates.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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GOP Governors Suggest That Trump Stop Delaying Biden’s Formal Transition Process

Govs. Asa Hutchinson (R-AR) and Mike DeWine (R-OH) on Sunday signaled that it’s time’s up for President Trump holding up President-elect Joe Biden’s formal transition process. The President-elect’s transition has already come across hurdles amid Trump’s refusal to officially concede. Although Trump appeared to acknowledge that “Biden won” in a Sunday morning tweet, the sitting POTUS also walked back his news-making tweet as he continued spewing unfounded claims that the election was “rigged” a...
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Election 2020 live updates: GOP governor says Biden is the next president; Bolton says Trump has no character

Bolton doesn't expect Trump "to go graciously," but he does "expect him to go"; Ark Gov. Hutchinson says Biden is next president. – election updates.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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The traditional British pub is transforming into a digital office to beat the COVID-19 slump in trade

People wearing face masks walk past a quiet pub in the centre of Manchester, north west England on October 8, 2020. Oli SCARFF / AFP British pubs are offering hot-desking packages to people working from home to beat the COVID-19 slump in trade. The deals include a table to work on, a steady internet connection, as well as food and hot drinks. One pub owner told Business Insider the recent 10 pm curfew — implemented by the government to curb the second wave of COVID-19 cases — has "seriousl...
Tags: UK, England, London, News, Wales, Nbc News, Trends, Bbc, Britain, News UK, Retail, Boris Johnson, Johnson, South Wales, Warrington, Hutchinson


'Obsessed' dentist stalker found outside surgery

Thomas Baddeley pleaded guilty to breaching a restraining order by going to Dr Hutchinson's surgery.
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The Devon Kershaw Show: The Highs and Lows of Altitude Training with Alex Hutchinson

We mix things up in the episode. We deviate from the norm and jump into a discussion about the science of sport with journalist and author Alex Hutchinson. Some of you may know his work from Outside Magazine where he pens the “Sweat Science” column. Hutchinson is also the author of Endure: Mind, Body, and the Curiously Elastic Limits of Human Performance, published in 2018 . His “Sweat Science” pieces unravel the latest research exploring human performance and distills the findings into li...
Tags: Feature, Podcasts, Sport, Body, Skiing, Multimedia, Hutchinson, Kershaw, Alex Hutchinson, Devon Kershaw, The Devon Kershaw Show, Endure: Mind, Sweat Science


How to build a diverse and inclusive workforce as a small business

Shayanne Gal/Business Insider Hiring diverse talent can help your business better innovate. Luis Alvarez/Getty Images Smaller businesses are better poised to create diverse and inclusive teams than big corporations — as long as they start early. Finding top talent for your company requires diversifying your network before you start hiring and expanding the scope of what you're looking for in candidates. You can also make your hiring strategy more inclusive by standardizing the...
Tags: Small Business, Entrepreneurship, Trends, Strategy, Management, Recruiting, Johnson, Hiring, Nordic, Hutchinson, Morales, Hassan, University of Colorado Boulder, Stephanie Russell Kraft, Diversity and Inclusion, Diversity and Flexibility Alliance


Is Your State Ready For The Pandemic Election? A Look At AR, CA, IL, NJ, and VT

Our journey through America’s varying levels of pandemic-voting preparedness continues this week with looks at Arkansas, California, Illinois, New Jersey and Vermont. Every week, we’re looking at what states have done — or not done — to make voting easier during the coronavirus outbreak, where the fights over those moves have been the most contentious, and which states feature the kind of competitive races that could make things extra messy and volatile come November. Here’s this week’s installm...
Tags: Voting, News, California, Senate, America, Cotton, Joe Biden, Chicago, Gop, United States, Arkansas, House, New Jersey, Republican, Darrell Issa, Illinois


O'Rourke leads home charge in Northern Ireland Open

Conor O’Rourke (IRL) hits his drive off the 10th tee during day two of the Northern Ireland Open at Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort on September 4, 2020 in Ballymena, Northern Ireland. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images) Conor O’Rourke spearheads the Irish challenge at the halfway stage of the Northern Ireland Open supported by The R&A at Galgorm Spa ...
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Avalanche Finally Find the Net in Crucial Game 5 Win

The Colorado Avalanche faced their first elimination game of the 2020 Playoffs and battled hard enough to play another day. The Avs scored five unanswered first-period goals to take down the Dallas Stars 6-3 in Game 5 to bring the series to 3-2. With injuries beginning to mount, poor defensive zone play, and a lack of scoring, the Avalanche received contributions from 11 of 18 players who recorded at least a point in the game. Related: Flames’ Playoff Letdown Could Lead to Of...
Tags: Colorado, Sport, Dallas, Hockey, NHL, Dallas Stars, Hutchinson, Toronto Maple Leafs, Andre Burakovsky, Colorado Avalanche, Ben Bishop, Avs, Dimitri Filipovic, Michael Hutchinson, Philipp Grubauer, Anton Khudobin


Meet the 15 richest people in Asia, who are collectively worth more than $500 billion

Even with a net worth of $58.1 billion, Alibaba's Jack Ma is only the second-richest person in Asia. Sean Gallup/Getty Images The 15 richest people from Asia in the Bloomberg Billionaires Index and Forbes Billionaires List are collectively worth more than $500 billion.Some of the billionaires occupying the top rank are self-made and built their fortunes through tech empires, like Jack Ma, who founded Alibaba Group, China's largest e-commerce company. Others inherited wealth from their f...
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6 books to read if you want to improve your mental strength

Certain books can help to improve mental strength and resilience. Diignat/Shutterstock Praveen Tipirneni, the president and CEO of Morphic Therapeutic Inc., shares his top reads for developing mental strength.Sports players and athletic competitors often use a number of mental strategies to enhance their physical performance, Tipirneni explains, which they develop over time through repetition and discipline.By training your mind to be fully engaged while practicing a task, your subconscious...
Tags: Books, Abc, Careers, Trends, Strategy, Reading, Quora, Performance, Malcolm Gladwell, Ericsson, Nordic, Hutchinson, Dorfman, Alex Hutchinson, Mind Body, Contributor


Chico State Cancels The Rest Of Its In-Person Classes After Dozens Test Positive For Coronavirus

CHICO (AP) – California State University, Chico canceled its limited number of in-person classes Monday and told students to vacate campus housing by the weekend after at least 30 people tested positive for the coronavirus days after the fall semester started. University President Gayle Hutchinson announced in a statement Sunday that the in-person classes it offered when the semester started last week will be virtual-only for the duration of the fall semester. She also asked students to vacate o...
Tags: Health, California News, University, Hutchinson, Chico State, Gayle Hutchinson, Coronavirus, CHICO AP California State University Chico


Hurricane Laura blasts Gulf Coast with wind, rain and wall of seawater

By GERALD HERBERT, MELINDA DESLATTE and STACEY PLAISANCE | Associated Press LAKE CHARLES, La. — One of the strongest hurricanes ever to strike the U.S. pounded the Gulf Coast with wind and rain Thursday as Laura roared ashore in Louisiana near the Texas border, unleashing a fearsome wall of seawater and killing at least one person. Louisiana took the brunt of the damage when the Category 4 system barreled over Lake Charles, an industrial and casino city of 80,000 people. Laura’s powerful gusts b...
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AR Guv Beseeches WH To Return To Negotiations, Calls Trump’s Unemployment Benefit ‘Challenging’

In the aftermath of President Donald Trump’s flurry of executive actions — almost all of which overpromise and under-deliver — some Republican governors are admitting how difficult it will be for states to contribute their 25 percent of the weekly unemployment insurance benefit. One of the most candid on that front has been Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson (R). “The state of Arkansas can make that happen, but it would be challenging and would take some time,” he told U.S. News and World Re...
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Governors Say Trump’s Order on Pandemic Relief Could Wreck State Budgets

With Congress at an impasse on stimulus talks, disarray over resuming negotiations bodes poorly for reaching a deal this week.
Tags: News, Justice, Congress, Kentucky, West Virginia, Unemployment, Arkansas, House Of Representatives, Local Government, Ohio, Republican Party, Asa, Relief, New York State, Unemployment Insurance, Taxation


14 tech organizers and labor experts share their ideas for re-empowering American workers

Over the past half century, workers' wages have stagnated, their rights have been eroded, and whistleblowers have faced frequent retaliation for calling attention to the problems. But in the tech industry, a new alliance of workers from warehouses to cubicles — bolstered by the pandemic and anti-racism protests — is speaking with a louder and more unified voice than ever. They're demanding everything from better pay and workplace protections to a bigger say over how the products they build are...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Europe, Microsoft, Congress, California, France, White House, US, Trends, United States, Edward Snowden, Smith, Steve Smith, Naomi Klein, Hutchinson


Hutchinson, Paye Both Make PFF's List Of The Top 2021 NFL Draft Prospects

Both Hutchinson and Paye have been tabbed as two of the top-40 prospects in the country heading into the 2021 NFL Draft.
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Govs Explain How They Finally Came Around To Issuing Statewide Mask Mandates

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson (R) and Colorado Gov. Jared Polis (D) on Sunday explained why they issued statewide mask mandates in the past week after their initial reluctance to do so. As President Trump continues to resist the notion of issuing a nationwide mask mandate amid spikes in coronavirus cases throughout the country, Hutchinson’s and Polis’ explanations of their change of heart regarding mask-wearing requirements comes the same day that NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins expressed tha...
Tags: News, Colorado, Masks, Arkansas, Msnbc, Abc News, Nih, Collins, Trump, Hutchinson, Arkansas Gov Asa Hutchinson, Asa Hutchinson, Martha Raddatz, Polis, Jared Polis, Francis Collins


Arkansas’ GOP Governor Joins Growing List Of States Mandating Masks In Public

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson issued an order Thursday requiring people to wear face masks in public throughout the state, which has had a surge in coronavirus cases over the past several weeks. The Republican governor had resisted a statewide mask mandate and opposed issuing a stay-at-home order earlier in the pandemic, but he announced the order requiring masks when social distancing isn’t possible in the hopes of slowing the disease’s rapid spread in the state. The ...
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School names latest target in effort to account for racist legacies of historical figures

Michael Chwe was surprised – and motivated to act. The UCLA economics professor received his bachelor’s degree from the California Institute of Technology, in Pasadena, and remembers well the reverence for Robert A. Millikan, a renowned physicist and the university’s first president, around campus. The Nobel Prize recipient, Chwe said, represented a sort of demigod. But then, the current racial justice movement sprang up, in the wake of the Memorial Day killing of George Floyd. And Chwe, through...
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The Latest: Australian state records highest daily increase

MELBOURNE, Australia — The hard-hit Australian state of Victoria has recorded a death and its highest-ever daily increase in coronavirus cases as authorities prepare to close its border with New South Wales.The death of a man in his 90s brings the national death toll from COVID-19 to 105.Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews said Monday that of the 127 new cases, 53 were among 3,000 people who have been confined by police to their apartments in nine public housing blocks since Saturday.Australia’s Ac...
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AR Gov: I Would’ve ‘Liked To See More’ Masks At Trump’s SD Event But It’s A ‘Controlled Environment’

Gov. Asa Hutchinson (R-AR) said that he would’ve liked to see more face coverings at President Trump’s Fourth of July weekend event at Mount Rushmore, but that it was held in a “controlled environment,” during an interview on MSNBC Sunday. When Hutchinson — who signed an executive order that allows cities to mandate masks to slow the spread of COVID-19 on Friday — was pressed on President Trump’s refusal to wear a mask in public and holding large gatherings over the weekend, the Arkansas gove...
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The Latest: Arkansas gov: Trump event goers must wear masks

WASHINGTON -- Republican Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson says if President Donald Trump were to hold a campaign rally in his Trump-friendly state, people will need to wear masks.Hutchinson says he would expect people to follow his state’s health guidelines by practicing social distancing or wearing masks if unable to do so.He says he understands the value of having national Fourth of July celebrations such as at Mount Rushmore in South Dakota and that there is some “virus fatigue,” but that people ...
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Northampton Saints: Lawes, Biggar & Hutchinson among 19 to sign new deals

Courtney Lawes, Dan Biggar and Rory Hutchinson are among 19 players to sign new contracts with Northampton Saints.
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After viral photo, UK BLM protester speaks out

A photo went viral over the weekend of a black man carrying a suspected far-right protester to safety during anti-racist protests in London. The man with the protester slung on his back - has now been identified as personal trainer Patrick Hutchinson. In an interview with the BBC on Sunday (June 14) Hutchinson said he and his friends quote "did what they had to do" and "stopped somebody from being killed." "They created a barrier around him and I was the...
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A diversity consultant says real change may hit the tech industry due to the George Floyd protests and the coronavirus crisis. Silicon Valley hasn't changed much after past scrutiny, but this time could be different.

Silicon Valley has long had a diversity problem, but in the past the industry has largely been able to evade addressing it. But a combination of the coronavirus crisis and the protests over the death of George Floyd have led to a new moment in the Valley where it may be finally forced to contend with its own legacy of systemic racism, said Y-Vonne Hutchinson, CEO of ReadySet and an expert on inclusion and diversity issues. People inside and outside tech companies are no longer as enthralled wi...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Microsoft, Youtube, Softbank, US, Trends, Silicon Valley, Deloitte, Andreessen Horowitz, Jesse Jackson, National Venture Capital Association, Bay Area, Trump