New Tolling Systems Are Poised to Hit Highways

Governments could layer surcharges to manage congestion, climate | Continue reading


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Ex-Intel officials claim antitrust could hurt U.S. in China tech race

It's a position echoed by the Big Tech companies themselves. | Continue reading


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The danger of “sole authority” on nuclear weapons

New revelations about the end of President Trump's tenure demonstrates cracks in nuclear command-and-control | Continue reading


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Winklevoss twins back Payload, a new outlet covering business of space

For years, space coverage has focused on the consumer-facing spectacle of space travel. | Continue reading


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Rebellion Defense raises $150M at $1B valuation

Defense is becoming more about code than combat. | Continue reading


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3 Ex-U.S. intelligence officials confess to hacking for UAE

The three men agreed to pay nearly $1.7 million in penalties in part for violating U.S. export laws. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 1 day ago

Silicon Valley stirs over proposal to end popular QSBS tax break

Many startup founders have made major financial decisions based on the QSBS tax exemption. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 2 days ago

Vaccine experts: Covid-19 booster shots aren't needed now

It's more pushback against the Biden administration's booster push. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 2 days ago

Intuit to Buy Mailchimp for $12B

It's a huge windfall for founders of the company, which didn't give stock to employees. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 3 days ago

Bogus diagnoses allow for high rates of drugging in nursing homes

Antipsychotics are so powerful they pose increased risk of death for elderly patients with dementia. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 3 days ago

France grants citizenship to 12,000 Covid frontline workers

"The country pulled through thanks to them," France's citizenship minister said. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 3 days ago

Walmart raises largest corporate green bond ever ($2B)

Walmart said it would put the funds toward renewable energy and high-performance buildings. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 3 days ago

Biden plans Covid vaccine mandate for 80M private sector employees

The new rule will apply to companies with more than 100 employees. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 7 days ago

The $299 glasses can take photos and videos, as well as play audio. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 7 days ago

The U.S. needs to drop from 160,000 to <10,000 new cases a day to get out of the pandemic phase. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 7 days ago

Bugsnax developer permanently altering its workweeks to only four days

"If we're all happier to be at work because we're well-rested ... we're going to be better off in the long run." | Continue reading


@axios.com | 8 days ago

Tripwire CEO out after tweeting support of Texas abortion law

John Gibson's support of a law critics are calling "draconian" and dangerous sparked instant outrage. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 9 days ago

Over 1k migrant children are missing in the U.S.

Concerns of human trafficking have been raised. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 9 days ago

The Next Astronauts Part III: What It Takes

Space reporter Miriam Kramer takes listeners inside SpaceX's headquarters to watch the crew train. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 9 days ago

Media trust hits new low

Fewer than half of all Americans trust traditional media. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 11 days ago

New PR ploy

When public affairs intersects with political coverage, it can blur the lines between news and advocacy. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 11 days ago

Argentine ‘death flights’ trial gets underway

Former military members are accused of dumping dissidents in the ocean. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 11 days ago

Y Combinator's Demo Day loses luster

YC is one of the most influential entities in the global startup ecosystem. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 12 days ago

Veronica Wu: Silicon Valley investor dismissed racism, called BLM “racists”

Veronica Wu serves on the board of VF Corporation, one of the world's biggest apparel companies. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 14 days ago

Latest meme stock, Support.com, shows shorting is still riskier than ever

Shorting stocks based on fundamentals has become a move that can turn lethal on a dime. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 14 days ago

New Boss of U.S. Digital Service: Mina Hsiang

Mina Hsiang will lead the federal government's technology troubleshooting organization. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 14 days ago

Facebook's new moves to lower News Feed's political volume

The online giant has found users like its tests of reducing the prominence of politics-related posts. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 15 days ago

Air pollution shaves off 2.2 years of average life expectancy worldwide

Along with the public health toll of pollution in South Asia and Africa, the new report has a message for the U.S., too. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 15 days ago

Why the startup world needs to ditch “unicorns” for “dragons”

Last week, the number of companies qualifying as "unicorns" topped 800. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 15 days ago

Amazon quietly building live audio business

The service will begin with a focus on live music performances. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 16 days ago

European Union recommends halting non-essential travel from the U.S.

The decision is non-binding and will ultimately be up to member states to implement. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 17 days ago

Silicon Valley's biggest fraud is on trial

The Theranos case will draw a bright line between “fake it ’til you make it” and outright fraud. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 19 days ago

Conservative media rallies around Afghanistan

"For the right-wing press, this is a galvanizing event." | Continue reading


@axios.com | 19 days ago

“Just a mess”: A $3bn startup CEO's effort to get an employee out of Afghanistan

"It's just a mess." | Continue reading


@axios.com | 20 days ago

T-Mobile hacker explains how he breached carrier's security

This is the third major data breach T-mobile has disclosed in two years. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 20 days ago

Supreme Court blocks Biden's Covid eviction ban

"It strains credulity to believe that this statute grants the CDC the sweeping authority that it asserts," the opinion read. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 21 days ago

Apple agrees to settle potential class action suit by U.S. developers

The company agrees to offer some additional freedoms to developers. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 21 days ago

"I think my letter speaks for itself in terms people shouldn't be going there." | Continue reading


@axios.com | 22 days ago

California expands lawsuit against Activision Blizzard

Throughout the lawsuit, in sections involving harassment, the word "employees" has been changed to "workers." | Continue reading


@axios.com | 22 days ago

Oregon governor Kate Brown announces outdoor mask mandate

Starting Friday, Oregonians will be required to wear masks outside if physical distancing is not possible. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 23 days ago

Covid-19 hospitalizations are getting more expensive for unvaccinated patients

With vaccines readily available, many patients are once again on the hook for deductibles and co-pays. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 27 days ago

How Facebook aims to move work meetings to VR

Mark Zuckerberg dropped in on a demo — and his mouth promptly froze. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 27 days ago

Moderna to start first human trials of mRNA HIV vaccine

Participants in the trial must be between the ages of 18 and 50 and not diagnosed with HIV. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 27 days ago

OnlyFans Net Revenue

Sex sells, but it also scares off venture capitalists. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 28 days ago

Oversight Board upholds FB decision to keep post calling lockdowns ineffective

The board found the content did not create a risk of "imminent harm." | Continue reading


@axios.com | 28 days ago

OAN loses appeal in defamation lawsuit against MSNBC and Rachel Maddow

The conservative network sued Maddow in 2019, after she said OAN "literally is paid Russian propaganda." | Continue reading


@axios.com | 29 days ago

The Texas school district said that Gov. Abbott doesn't have authority to take over the Board of Trustees' power. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 29 days ago

The 'no longer acceptable' startup

Venture capitalists are slinking away from the payday lending space, one decade after rushing in. | Continue reading


@axios.com | 29 days ago