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Flipkart in talks to raise $1 billion ahead of IPO

Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart has hit the market to raise about $1 billion at up to $30 billion valuation in a pre-IPO financing round, two people familiar with the matter told TechCrunch. The Bangalore-based startup, which sold majority stake to Walmart in 2018, began first exploring funding opportunities with some investors earlier this year. In recent months, the company has also internally discussed pushing its public listing timeline to early next year, the people said, requesting anonym...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Ecommerce, Asia, Ipo, India, Funding, Tech, Walmart, Flipkart, Amazon India, McKenna, Digital India, Government of India, Walmart International


Upcoming Mckenna Grace Movies And TV: What's Ahead For The Handmaid's Tale Actress

Here's what The Handmaid's Tale's Mckenna Grace is doing next, including Ghostbusters: Afterlife!
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Ford, BMW lead Solid Power’s $130M Series B round

A Solid Power manufacturing engineer holds two 20 ampere hour (Ah) all solid-state battery cells for the BMW Group and Ford Motor Company. The 20 ampere hour (Ah) all solid-state battery cells were produced on Solid Power’s Colorado-based pilot production line. Source: Solid Power. Solid state battery systems have long been considered the next breakthrough in battery technology, with multiple startups vying to be the first to commercialization. Automakers have been some of the top investors in...
Tags: TC, Transportation, Colorado, Tech, Automotive, Ford, Bmw, Volkswagen, Ford Motor Company, BMW Group, McKenna, General Motors Ford, SSB, Mark Harris, Ford BMW, Solid State Batteries


Historic cargo surge in L.A., Long Beach ports spur 24-hour supply chain discussions

Cargo backups at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are accelerating talk of the importance of a 24/7 supply chain operation, a complex transition that would require buy-in from numerous sectors across the nation. And none of that would be easy. One leading industry official compared the task to “solving world hunger.” Most recently, containers have seen an uptick in how long they wait for rail pickup — known as “dwell time” — amid a current cargo surge, further underscoring the need for a ...
Tags: Asia, Business, News, Labor, Cdc, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sport, Soccer, Port Of Los Angeles, Long Beach, West Coast, Kent, Local News, Orange County, Bnsf


Grace, Underwood & Pedrad Join Disney+’s Just Beyond Series

Grace, Underwood & Pedrad join Disney+’s Just Beyond series A month after landing Marc Webb to helm the early portion of the series, Disney+’s anthology adaptation of R.L. Stine’s Just Beyond has begun building its cast with the additions of Annabelle Comes Home‘s Mckenna Grace, Little Fires Everywhere‘s Lexi Underwood and Chad‘s Nasim Pedrad, according to Deadline. RELATED: Crater: Mckenna Grace to Star in Disney+’s New Coming-Of-Age Film Grace and Underwood are expected to lead each of the...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Netflix, Showtime, Chad, Jason Reitman, Webb, McKenna, Seth Grahame Smith, Underwood, Hill House, Stine, Nasim Pedrad, Grahame Smith, Fox Television, Marc Webb


National Day Of Unplugging: Putting The Technology Down After A Difficult Year

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Cops will no longer be stationed at LAUSD campuses

In a move aimed at improving campus climate, the Los Angeles Unified Board of Education voted Tuesday, Feb. 16, to keep officers out of secondary school campuses, ban them from using pepper spray on students and to eliminate 133 positions, including 70 sworn officer positions, from the district’s school police department. And by stripping $25 million from the Los Angeles School Police Department — or about a third of its budget — board members voted to redirect those dollars toward a $36.5 milli...
Tags: News, Education, Cdc, Police, Sport, Soccer, Coalition, Lausd, Local News, Black, Board, Ramirez, McKenna, LA County, Newsom, Leslie Ramirez


Police officers will no longer be stationed at LAUSD campuses

In a move aimed at improving campus climate, the Los Angeles Unified Board of Education voted Tuesday, Feb. 16, to keep officers out of secondary school campuses, ban them from using pepper spray on students and to eliminate 133 positions, including 70 sworn officer positions, from the district’s school police department. And by stripping $25 million from the Los Angeles School Police Department — or about a third of its budget — board members voted to redirect those dollars toward a $36.5 milli...
Tags: News, Education, Cdc, Police, Sport, Soccer, Coalition, Lausd, Local News, Black, Board, Ramirez, McKenna, LA County, Newsom, Leslie Ramirez


Algerian Cave Paintings Suggest Humans Did Magic Mushrooms 9,000 Years Ago

We moderns might wonder what ancient peoples did when not hunting, gathering, and reproducing. The answer is that they did mushrooms, at least according to one interpretation of cave paintings at Tassili n’Ajjer in Algeria, some of which go back 9,000 years. “Here are the earliest known depictions of shamans with large numbers of grazing cattle,” writes ethnobotanist/mystic Terence McKenna in his book Food of the Gods: The Search for the Original Tree of Knowledge. “The shamans are dancing with...
Tags: Psychology, Google, Art, College, History, Reddit, Algeria, Seoul, Johns Hopkins, Facebook Twitter, U S Forest Service, McKenna, Sahara, Roland Griffiths, Brian Akers, Colin Marshall


Our Favorite Parenting Books of 2020

For a lot of families, parenting has never been harder than it was this year. Many have been struggling for months trying to provide child care and schooling at home while simultaneously working either alongside their children or as essential workers in the community, if they haven’t already lost their jobs. The theme that emerges across our favorite parenting books of the year is how important connection and communication are. Whether it’s sensory communication between parents and babies durin...
Tags: Parenting, Miller, Jennifer Miller, Bryson, Levine, McKenna, University of Minnesota, SIEGEL, Daniel Siegel, James McKenna, Madeline Levine, Tina Payne Bryson, Gewirtz, Cara Natterson, Natterson, Abigail Gewirtz


DOWNLOAD ALBUM : qMp Keyz – McKenna World (Zip File)

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‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife’ Release Date Pushed Back Even Further to June 2021

Sony Pictures ain’t afraid of no ghost, but they’re certainly afraid of the coronavirus pandemic, and it appears they’re worried that the first quarter of 2021 won’t be a prime time to bring audiences back to theaters. The studio has pushed back the release of Ghostbusters: Afterlife yet again, this time all the way back to the summer of 2021, closer to the window it was meant to be released in earlier this year. Sony Pictures (via The Wrap) announced the latest Ghostbusters: Afterlife relea...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Sci-fi, Sequels, Sony, Sony Pictures, Oklahoma, Jason Reitman, Ghostbusters, McKenna, Coon, Carrie Coon, Ivan Reitman, Release Dates, Gil Kenan, Finn Wolfhard


L.A.’s Finest Cancelled at Spectrum Network After Two Seasons

L.A.’s Finest Cancelled at Spectrum Network After Two Seasons According to The Wrap, Spectrum Network has officially decided not to give Sony Pictures TV’s Bad Boys spinoff series L.A.’s Finest a third season renewal. This cancellation comes after over a month since the Jessica Alba and Gabrielle Union-led series had debuted its second season in early September. RELATED: On Becoming A God in Central Florida Season 2 Cancelled at Showtime PB = PB || {}; PB.g...
Tags: Florida, TV, Gabrielle Union, Movies, La, Los Angeles, Showtime, TV News, Miami, CSI, Lapd, Patrick Mckenna, McKenna, Koreatown, Izzy, Jessica Alba


McKenna Grace Joins The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4 as Filming Resumes

McKenna Grace joins The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4 as filming resumes According to Deadline, Annabelle Comes Home star McKenna Grace has signed on for a recurring role in the upcoming fourth season of Hulu’s award-winning series The Handmaid’s Tale. In addition to this casting news, the streamer has reportedly greenlit the resumption of production on Season 4 in Toronto following its temporary shutdown back in March. RELATED: Mrs. March: Elisabeth Moss Reunites With Blumhouse For New Thriller ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Toronto, TV News, Streaming, Margaret Atwood, Jason Reitman, Hulu, Marvel Studios, Chris Evans, MGM, Elisabeth Moss, Tonya, Roland Emmerich, Golden Globe, McKenna


Moody, Romantic Nuptials At An Industrial Wedding Venue

It’s not everyday you see an industrial wedding venue that isn’t a converted loft, garage, warehouse or the like. And today’s real wedding at Downtown Phoenix hotspot, The Icehouse, is certainly not your average wedding. McKenna and Nick enlisted the help of Moonchild Event Co. to put a modern romantic twist on their moody wedding… Moody, Romantic Nuptials At An Industrial Wedding Venue - Ruffled
Tags: Wedding, NICK, Dark, Moody, McKenna, Icehouse, Downtown Phoenix, Boho Chic, Moody Romantic, Bohemian Weddings, Meg Brooke Photography, Moonchild Event Co


Pandemic fallout: 40-plus retail chains bankrupt

When Archie Jafree heard that Lord & Taylor filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in early August, he was sad about the fate of the storied retailer with roots dating back to 1824. Still, the 36-year-old northern Virginia resident acknowledged he hadn’t shopped there in months, preferring instead to go to Nordstrom and Zara, where he feels the customer service is better. “It had good quality clothes,” Jafree said of Lord & Taylor, “but they hadn’t evolved with the times.” Many shoppers like Jafree are...
Tags: Nordstrom, Business, Virginia, Uncategorized, Sport, Soccer, Zara, Taylor, Asos, Gucci, Omaha Nebraska, Penney, Simon Property Group, Gonzalez, McKenna, McKinsey Co


InfraDigital helps Indonesian schools digitize tuition and enrollment

In Indonesia, about half of adults are “underbanked,” meaning they don’t have access to bank accounts, credit cards and other traditional financial services. A growing list of tech companies are working on solutions, from Payfazz, which operates a network of financial agents in small towns, to digital payment services from GoJek and Grab. As a result, financial inclusion is increasing for consumers and small businesses in Southeast Asia’s largest country, but one group remains underserved: schoo...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, TC, Asia, Indonesia, Southeast Asia, Tech, Schools, Online Payments, Fintech, McKenna, PAYFAZZ, InfraDigital, Ian McKenna, Indomaret, Maryani


New L.A.’s Finest Season 2 Trailer Sets Premiere Date For September 

New L.A.’s Finest Season 2 trailer sets premiere date for September Sony Pictures Television and Spectrum Network have released a brand new L.A.’s Finest trailer for the upcoming second season of their Bad Boys spinoff series, revealing the new premiere date which will now be on Wednesday, September 9. Originally scheduled to return last June, Season 2’s first premiere date was delayed in light of the Black Lives Matter movement that had triggered nationwide protests against police brutality...
Tags: Video, TV, Movies, La, Los Angeles, TV News, Streaming, Miami, CSI, Black Lives Matter, Lapd, Spectrum, Patrick Mckenna, McKenna, Koreatown, Izzy


LAUSD police force’s Leslie Ramirez named interim chief

Los Angeles School Police Department Deputy Chief Leslie Ramirez was named interim chief of the department on Thursday, following Chief Todd Chamberlain’s resignation. Chamberlain stepped down from the post Wednesday, one day after a divided school board slashed his agency’s budget by 35% in response to a wave of community protests calling for a defunding of law enforcement. Ramirez, whose appointment is effective immediately, began her career as a campus officer in 1991 and has since served as ...
Tags: News, La, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Seattle, Lapd, Black, Santa Monica, Garcia, Chamberlain, Ramirez, McKenna, Goldberg, Los Angeles Police Department


LAUSD discussion on future of school police ends in stalemate

A Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education discussion about the future of its 471-member police department ended in a stalemate Tuesday, after zero of the three proposals for action received majority support from the seven-member body. The legislative impasse came after hours of public comment and vigorous debate among the democratically elected board following weeks of youth-led protests to defund the Los Angeles School Police Department (LASPD), a call backed by the teachers unio...
Tags: News, Minneapolis, Police, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Lapd, Black, Hamilton, Ucla, Board, Garcia, Santa Clarita, Fairfax High School, McKenna, Goldberg


Conor McKenna: AFL star McKenna tests positive for Covid-19

Essendon's Conor McKenna tests positive for Covid-19 after returning from his County Tyrone home to Australia.
Tags: News, AFL, Essendon, Tyrone, McKenna, Conor McKenna


Spectrum Delays L.A.’s Finest Season 2 Premiere

Spectrum delays L.A.’s Finest Season 2 premiere According to TVLine, Spectrum Network has officially delayed the premiere of the upcoming second season of L.A.’s Finest. Originally scheduled to make its return today through Spectrum’s on-demand service, the Bad Boys spinoff series has been pushed to an unknown later date this year. The sudden premiere delay comes on the heels of the ongoing protests against racial injustices and police brutality following the unlawful deaths of Ahmaud Arbery,...
Tags: TV, Gabrielle Union, Movies, La, Los Angeles, TV News, Streaming, Miami, CSI, Lapd, Spectrum, Patrick Mckenna, McKenna, Koreatown, Izzy, Jessica Alba


Trudeau promises to speed $2.2 billion in funding for strapped cities

OTTAWA — The federal government is rushing out $2.2 billion in anticipated infrastructure funding to Canada's cities and while municipal leaders say it might help with a short-term cash crunch, it is not enough to fill the budget hole COVID-19 created.Normally, the funding that comes through the federal gas-tax fund is split between a summer payment and a second instalment later in the year, but the Liberals plan to send the money in one shot this month.Speaking outside his Ottawa residence...
Tags: News, Toronto, Canada, Ottawa, Justin Trudeau, Trudeau, The Canadian Press, Giroux, McKenna, Catherine McKenna, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp, Commons Committee, Yves Giroux, The Federation of Canadian Municipalities, Bill Karstens, Jordan Press The


DMT drug study investigates the ‘entities’ people meet while tripping

DMT is arguably the most powerful psychedelic drug on the planet, capable of producing intense hallucinations.Researchers recently surveyed more than 2,000 DMT users about their encounters with 'entities' while tripping, finding that respondents often considered these strange encounters to be positive and meaningful.The majority of respondents believed the beings they encountered were not hallucinations. The psychedelic drug DMT can produce powerful visions. In low doses, people often hallucina...
Tags: Amazon, Drugs, NFL, Brain, West, Innovation, South America, Mind, Kent, Hallucinations, Psychedelics, University of New Mexico, McKenna, Strassman, DMT, James Kent


The inside story of how the NFL managed its first-ever virtual draft with 150 smartphones and help from Amazon: 'There was an enormous amount of stress'

Companies around the world have had to figure out how to transition to remote work in light of the coronavirus pandemic, including the NFL. The league hosted its first-ever virtual draft in April, featuring prospective players, coaches, and personnel from 32 teams around the country. The league turned to Amazon Web Services to host all of those lives feed during the three-night draft, a feat one NFL official said had never been done before, by the NFL or otherwise. For AWS, the draft was a tes...
Tags: Amazon, Verizon, Florida, NFL, Trends, Aws, Espn, Las Vegas, Roger Goodell, Seattle, Bose, Amazon Web Services, David Brown, Brown, McKenna, Sammamish


Reese Witherspoon to Star in Not One, But Two Netflix Rom-Coms

The rom-com queen is coming back to take her crown. Reese Witherspoon has been busy earning acclaim and Emmy nods for her roles in prestige television lately, but she’s heading to Netflix to teach the teen heartthrobs a thing or two about romantic-comedies. Witherspoon is set to star in not one, but two Netflix rom-coms, including the feature directorial debut of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend co-creator Aline Brosh McKenna. The two starring vehicles, McKenna’s Your Place Or Mine and an adaption of The Ca...
Tags: Hbo, Comedy, Movies, Romance, Reese-Witherspoon, Netflix, Hulu, Jason Bateman, Cw, McKenna, Aline Brosh McKenna, Witherspoon, Neustadter, Sarah Haywood, The Cactus, Lauren Neustadter


Amazon's 41 original TV series, ranked from worst to best by critics (AMZN)

Amazon Prime Video has beefed up its offering of original TV shows in recent years with genre titles like "The Boys" and "The Expanse." It's also expanded its comedy content with Emmy-winning shows like "Fleabag" and "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel." We ranked every notable Prime Video original series from worst to best by Metacritic scores. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Amazon Prime Video has delivered an impressive collection of original TV shows in recent years.  It's nota...
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Hockey & Rock Music Are a Perfect Mix

Music plays an important part in our lives, there during the best times and worst times. When music works its way into sports, then the connection becomes that much stronger. We’ve already read stories of musicians who’ve made an impact on the hockey community. THW’s Jon Zella wrote an amazing article on how the metal band Every Time I Die represents the city of Buffalo as well as the Sabres, keeping them close to their hearts.  When you think of Canadian rock, you think of The Tragically...
Tags: Toronto, Sport, Buffalo, AHL, Hockey, NHL, Hamilton, Toronto Raptors, Dallas Stars, Max, Pantera, Ea Sports, Boston Bruins, August Burns Red, Children Of Bodom, Leafs


‘L.A.’s Finest’ Season 2 Trailer: Gabrielle Union and Jessica Alba Are Back

Gabrielle Union and Jessica Alba are back and ready to take on crime in Los Angeles. The TV series spin-off of the Bad Boys franchise, which is the first original series from Spectrum, is back with L.A.’s Finest season 2. Watch the L.A.’s Finest season 2 trailer below. LA’s Finest Season 2 Trailer Gabrielle Union’s Sydney “Syd” Burnett, the sister of Martin Lawrence’s Marcus Burnett and an undercover special agent with the DEA tracking dangerous money launderers, was the breakout char...
Tags: Television, Gabrielle Union, Movies, Michael Bay, Los Angeles, Sydney, Sony, Miami, DEA, Lapd, Jerry Bruckheimer, McKenna, Jessica-Alba, Syd, Action/Adventure, Martin Lawrence


Gabrielle Union & Jessica Alba are Back in LA’s Finest Season 2 Trailer

Gabrielle Union & Jessica Alba are back in LA’s Finest Season 2 trailer Sony Pictures Television and Spectrum Network have released a new L.A.’s Finest trailer for the upcoming second season of their Bad Boys spinoff series. The video features the return of Gabrielle Union and Jessica Alba’s crime fighting duo as they continue to become a force to be reckoned with. The series is scheduled to make its return on June 8. Check out the video in the player below! RELATED: Parenting Without Border...
Tags: Video, TV, Gabrielle Union, Movies, La, Los Angeles, TV News, Miami, Sony Pictures, CSI, Lapd, Spectrum, Patrick Mckenna, McKenna, Jessica Alba, Syd