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Paramount+ Strikes 36 million Readers, will stream sci-fi Film Infinite

Streaming Platforms — Streaming service commits to one original movie every week. Samuel Axon – May 6, 2021 7:50 pm UTC Enlarge / Actor Mark Wahlberg confers with director Antoine Fuqua on the set of Infinite.On the heels of revealing that it has reached just shy of 36 million subscribers, streaming service Paramount+ has announced…

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Nintendo sold 10.6 million copies of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe last year

Did you miss GamesBeat Summit 2021? Watch on-demand here!  Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is an unstoppable sales juggernaut. The game has surpassed 35 million copies sold since it debuted in 2017. From April 2020 through March 2021 alone, Nintendo sold 10.62 million copies of the mascot racer. That makes Mario Kart 8 Deluxe one of…

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Nintendo Switch hits 84.59 million units sold, with 28.8 million sold this past year

Did you miss GamesBeat Summit 2021? Watch on-demand here!  Nintendo reported its year-end financial results today and said the Switch sold more than 28.8 million units, up 37.1%, in the past 12 months ended March 31. Lifetime sales of the Switch are now at 84.59 million units, with 587.12 million copies of software. That means…

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USDA Invests $92.2 Million in Grants for Local, Regional Food Producers Affected by the Pandemic

WASHINGTON, May 5, 2021 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced the availability of $92.2 million in competitive grant funding under the 2018 Farm Bill’s Local Agriculture Market Program (LAMP). The LAMP grants announced today are funded through the Farmers Market program as part of USDA’s Pandemic Assistance for Producers Initiative. USDA launched…

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Call of Duty: Mobile has 500 million downloads, $1 billion in player spending since 2019

Did you miss GamesBeat Summit 2021? Watch on-demand here!  Call of Duty: Mobile has crossed 500 million downloads worldwide since its launch in October 2019. The mobile game has also brought in over $1 billion in player spending, said Activision president Rob Kostich during today’s earnings call of parent company Activision Blizzard. The recent Tokyo…

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Wine that went to space for sale with $1 million price tag

LONDON (AP) — The wine is out of this world. The price is appropriately stratospheric.Christie’s said Tuesday it is selling a bottle of French wine that spent more than a year in orbit aboard the International Space Station. The auction house thinks a wine connoisseur might pay as much as $1 million to own it.…

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20 million young people trained in 2020 thanks to the efforts of Nestlé and 21 other companies

WEBWIRE – Monday, May 3, 2021 Preparing young people for their professional career is the main purpose of the Global Alliance for YOUth. The Alliance, of which Nestlé is a founding member, announced today that despite COVID-19, it supported 20 million young people in 2020 with relevant training to develop the skills to find a job…

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$100 million New Jersey deli says in new SEC filing there’s ‘no basis to support’ that stock valuation

Hometown International, which has a bizarre $100 million stock market capitalization despite owning just one small deli in New Jersey, disavowed that valuation in a new financial filing Friday that said there was no basis to justify it.The unusual move came after two weeks of news coverage about Hometown International’s seemingly unjustified valuation, and after…

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TSMC Roadmap to One Million Times Better Energy Efficient Compute Performance from 2040

Here is a presentation by Taiwan Semiconductor Chairman Liu. TSMC and Samsung are the current masters of EUV lithography. TSMC has the lead. Extreme ultraviolet (EUV) lithography has enabled TSMC to achieve higher patterning fidelity, shorter cycle times and reduced process complexity and defect rates. TSMC uses EUV in ten mask layers for the 5nm…

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The IRS just sent out 2 million new stimulus checks – are you getting one?

Believe it or not, the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief legislation that President Biden signed into law back in early March is going to have ramifications that continue to be felt pretty much for the rest of this year. If you caught our post from Friday along these lines, for example, then you know that something…