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hubnoyes  ·  1783 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: How Uber Got Lost

Uber hopes to be valued at as much as $120 billion in its IPO. The company was last valued in private funding at $76 billion. Both Uber and Lyft filed confidential draft paperwork for an IPO in early December and received initial feedback from the US Securities and Exchange Commission earlier this month, Bloomberg reported (paywall).

hubnoyes  ·  1835 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Phēnix X1 Launches indie go-go tomorrow

They only gathered $1,749... Such a long way up to their goal which is $2,300,000 :O

hubnoyes  ·  1835 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Rare sea turtles smash nesting records in Georgia, Carolinas

This is awesome! That makes me really happy. I could only imagine how happy the scientists are: "It’s pretty obvious to us that this is a big year.”

This article is way larger than I thought when I opened it. But let's say I took my doses of knowledge for today. Thinking about the children it makes me feel sad and frustrated.

Anyway, the conclusion of the article is: about 1.5m Uighurs, Kazakhs and other mostly Muslim minorities in Xinjiang are being held in re-education camps, in a Chinese government “deradicalisation” drive that has been condemned by the UN, western governments and human rights groups.

hubnoyes  ·  1929 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Edible Archives Project Aims To Revive Hundreds Of Vanishing Indian Rice Strains

The project is anchored by four women chefs who bring reflection, politics and pleasure back into food. The focal point of this project will be the rice bowl.