Opinion: ‘Stranger Things’ and beyond: Here’s what’s worth streaming in July 2022

Opinion: ‘Stranger Things’ and beyond: Here’s what’s worth streaming in July 2022

“Stranger Things” may have all the hype, but there’s plenty more to stream in July. The hugely anticipated season finale of the Netflix smash hit lands just in time for the Fourth of July weekend, but the addition of some big-name movies (like Netflix’s “The Gray Man” and “Persuasion”), returning favorites (like Hulu’s “Only Murders … Read more

Nexstar Nears Deal to Acquire Majority Control of CW Network

Nexstar Nears Deal to Acquire Majority Control of CW Network

Nexstar Media Group the nation’s biggest owner of local television stations, is close to a deal to acquire majority control of the CW Network from co-owners Warner Bros. Discovery and Paramount Global according to people familiar with the matter. Under the terms being discussed, Nexstar would acquire 75% of the CW, a broadcast network aimed … Read more

Nexstar Nears Deal to Acquire Majority Control of CW Network

Nexstar Nears Deal to Acquire Majority Control of CW Network

Nexstar Media Group the nation’s biggest owner of local television stations, is close to a deal to acquire majority control of the CW Network from co-owners Warner Bros. Discovery and Paramount Global according to people familiar with the matter. Under the terms being discussed, Nexstar would acquire 75% of the CW, a broadcast network aimed … Read more

DeFi’s Existential Problem: It Only Lends Money to Itself

DeFi’s Existential Problem: It Only Lends Money to Itself

Remember how the banking system self-destructs every few decades? Now imagine if banks only lent money to finance other banks, and you may get a notion of the house of cards that is “decentralized finance,” or DeFi. Cryptocurrencies keep nosediving, with bitcoin hovering around $20,000 for the first time since 2020. The chaos has spread … Read more

Cyberattack Prevents Macmillan From Shipping Its Books to Retailers

Cyberattack Prevents Macmillan From Shipping Its Books to Retailers

Macmillan, one of the largest book publishers in the U.S., said it has been hit by a cyberattack, and book retailers nationwide said they were unable to place new orders from the publisher. Macmillan “recently experienced a security incident, which involves the encryption of certain files on our network,” the publisher said Wednesday. “As a … Read more