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Search for 1887 time capsule under Robert E. Lee monument a lost cause, official says

Officials in Richmond, Virginia, have called off the search for a nearly 134-year-old time capsule that was believed to be embedded in the huge pedestal base of the statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee that was removed Wednesday.

maps - CNN
1:10pm PDT - September 10th, 2021

‘Splitgate’ brought out the ‘Quake III Arena’ addict in me

I once spent an entire college summer doing nothing but play Quake 3 Arena. Well, almost nothing. I was an IT help desk drone during the day, but my nights and weekends were almost entirely filled learning the intricacies of the game's rail gun, rocket jump m…

maps - Engadget
11:00am PDT - September 10th, 2021

The 2022 Chevrolet Silverado gets a tech upgrade, hands-free trailering and a new ZR2 off-road flagship

GM unveiled Thursday the 2022 Chevrolet Silverado, a full-sized pickup truck that received a major technology upgrade, including its hands-free Super Cruise advanced driver assistance system and an infotainment system with embedded Google services as well as …

maps - TechCrunch
3:09pm PDT - September 9th, 2021

Intel’s Mobileye, rental giant Sixt to launch a robotaxi service in Germany next year

Intel subsidiary Mobileye and rental car giant Sixt SE plan to launch a robotaxi service in Munich next year, the CEOs of the two companies announced Tuesday during the IAA Mobility show in Germany. The robotaxi service is leveraging all of Intel’s, and more …

maps - TechCrunch
8:38am PDT - September 7th, 2021

High-res carbon emission maps reveal climate impact of commuting

High-resolution maps of carbon emissions have revealed how our how day-to-day patterns of behaviour, such as commuting, affect the release of greenhouse gases, and could help governments quickly see the impact of green policies

maps - New Scientist
3:50am PDT - September 7th, 2021

Botify raises $55 million to optimize search engine indexing

Botify has raised a $55 million Series C funding round led by InfraVia Growth with Bpifrance’s Large Venture fund also participating. The company has created a search engine optimization (SEO) platform so that your content is better indexed and appears more o…

maps - TechCrunch
9:12am PDT - September 2nd, 2021

AxleHire to scale Tortoise and URB-E zero-emissions delivery solutions nationally

Last-mile logistics supplier AxleHire provides same-day and next-day delivery through a network that includes gig economy, couriers and traditional carriers. Over the past year, it has been quietly piloting automated repositioning startup Tortoise’s remote co…

maps - TechCrunch
4:00am PDT - September 2nd, 2021

Space junk puts satellite business at risk - Reuters

An ever-swelling amount of space debris is threatening satellites that hover around Earth, making insurers leery of offering coverage to the devices that transmit texts, maps, videos and scientific data. Julian Satterthwaite reports.

maps - Reuters
7:50am PDT - September 1st, 2021

Space junk puts satellite business at risk - Reuters

An ever-swelling amount of space debris is threatening satellites that hover around Earth, making insurers leery of offering coverage to the devices that transmit texts, maps, videos and scientific data.

maps - Reuters
7:26am PDT - September 1st, 2021

Launching into space? Not so fast. Insurers balk at new coverage - Reuters

An ever-swelling amount of space debris is threatening satellites that hover around Earth, making insurers leery of offering coverage to the devices that transmit texts, maps, videos and scientific data, industry sources said.

maps - Reuters
3:05am PDT - September 1st, 2021

MapmyIndia files draft papers for IPO - Reuters

MapmyIndia, which powers Apple (AAPL.O) maps in India, has filed draft papers with the domestic market regulator for an initial public offering, with existing investors including Qualcomm …

maps - Reuters
7:22pm PDT - August 31st, 2021

Kevala raises $21M to improve tools for managing energy grid infrastructure

Kevala, the startup that collects and analyzes energy grid infrastructure data for utility companies, renewable energy providers, EV charging companies, regulators and other energy industry stakeholders, has raised $21 million in a Series A round. The company…

maps - TechCrunch
5:00am PDT - August 31st, 2021

MapmyIndia targets valuation of up to $817 mln with IPO filing this week - source - Reuters

MapmyIndia, which powers Apple (AAPL.O) maps in India, will file draft papers for an initial public offering worth 10-12 billion rupees ($136-$163 million) this week, a source with direct …

maps - Reuters
1:58am PDT - August 30th, 2021

As 5G demand grows, Sitenna helps telcos find more cell tower locations, faster

The buildout of 5G networks continues apace, with wide-scale deployments across much of the developed world. Yet, one of the largest challenges with closing the gaps in coverage maps are constraints on 5G transmissions. Because of the spectrum that 5G technol…

maps - TechCrunch
6:44am PDT - August 27th, 2021

Portal shooter 'Splitgate' launches Season 0, a bigger, better beta

Splitgate, an FPS that combines the best of classic Quake multiplayer and Portal, is an unlikely shooter success story. It reached an astounding 10 million downloads during its open beta last month, when it made its way to consoles and unveiled cross-platform…

maps - Engadget
12:38pm PDT - August 25th, 2021

Upcoming game turns Quest VR headsets into real-life laser tag machines

Space Pirate Trainer's free Sept. update adds mode for 2 players, 100 square meters.

maps - Ars Technica
10:15am PDT - August 25th, 2021

Apple Maps is finally starting to follow Google's lead on user reviews

Since the release of iOS 14 , Apple Maps has included a built-in rating system that allows you to review select businesses, restaurants and other points of interest. Before Monday, that feature was only available in countries like Australia and Japan, but as…

maps - Engadget
1:45pm PDT - August 24th, 2021

Google Maps will soon introduce tolls and… price your ride

It’s hard to remember a time when travel required printed or hand-drawn maps, blowing in the wind as you struggle to locate yourself and the nearest train station. Today’s maps not only provide direction but help us find and sometimes even pay for our choice …

maps - The Next Web
4:36am PDT - August 24th, 2021

Conservatives file redistricting lawsuit in Wisconsin

A conservative group has filed a redistricting lawsuit with the Wisconsin Supreme Court, an action that comes after Democrats filed their own legal challenge in federal court less than two weeks ago

maps - ABC News
12:25pm PDT - August 23rd, 2021

'Halo Infinite' won't have campaign co-op or Forge modes at launch

Halo Infinite is on track to hit Xbox consoles, PC and Xbox Cloud Gaming sometime this holiday season, but some key modes will be missing at the outset. In a development update, 343 Industries said campaign co-op and Forge won't be available at launch, as the…

maps - Engadget
12:01pm PDT - August 20th, 2021

Communication software startup Channels takes on event management with text workflow

Three University of Michigan students are building Channels Inc., a communication software tailored for physical workers, and already racking up some big customers in the event management industry.

maps - TechCrunch
5:30am PDT - August 20th, 2021

Google is shutting down its Android Auto mobile app in favor of Google Assistant

Google has confirmed that it’s shutting down the standalone “Android Auto for Phone Screens” app with Android 12. It launched in 2019 as a stopgap measure ahead of Google Assistant’s driving mode.

maps - The Verge
3:15am PDT - August 20th, 2021

Lina Khan’s Theory of the Facebook Antitrust Case Takes Shape

With a beefed-up complaint, the Federal Trade Commission explains precisely why it thinks the social media giant is an illegal monopoly.

maps - Wired
4:10pm PDT - August 19th, 2021

Google says geofence warrants make up one-quarter of all US demands

For the first time, Google has published the number of geofence warrants it’s historically received from U.S. authorities, providing a rare glimpse into how frequently these controversial warrants are issued. The figures, published Thursday, reveal that Googl…

maps - TechCrunch
2:54pm PDT - August 19th, 2021

Democrats face new hurdles in legal fight over redistricting

Both parties are bracing for a major legal fight over redistricting

maps - ABC News
12:07pm PDT - August 19th, 2021

RT @JesseAPaul: We've updated our story on Colorado's new legislative draft maps to reflect which incumbents were drawn into the same distr…

John Fryar (@jfryarTC)
2:38pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @ACLU: BREAKING: We’re suing the state of Ohio over the state's newly drawn maps for state House and Senate districts, which are an extr…

Tamsin Anderson (@GodessofChaos71)
2:38pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

The new @CSGO update is decent, i guess. I know this will (probably) never happen but please add private queues for workshop maps, oh yeah and also for other official gamemodes. Valve pls fix

Infiland ➐ (@RealInfiland)
2:38pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @ACLU: BREAKING: We’re suing the state of Ohio over the state's newly drawn maps for state House and Senate districts, which are an extr…

Tracy C (@TracyTrixie8)
2:38pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @kylegriffin1: COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Voter groups sue in Ohio alleging new state legislative maps are gerrymandered.

Alicja (@Alicja37988437)
2:38pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @tarik: Personally not a fan of the grenade dropping update in CS:GO but it'll be interesting to see how the meta changes from this. I…

Jaid Dunn (@DunnJaid)
2:38pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

We're excited to share new, dynamic maps to provide OWASA customers in @chapelhillgov @CarrboroTownGov @OCNCGOV with more information on water outages, Boil Water Advisories, construction projects, and our general service area. Check them out! https://t.co/NJrZ6yP0hV

Orange Water & Sewer (@OWASA1)
2:38pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @statewideia511: I-74 EB: Roadway reopened to traffic from I-80 to Exit 1 - 53rd Street (Davenport). https://t.co/P0CdmG7BTY

Northeast Iowa 511 (@IA511NE)
2:38pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @statewideia511: I-74 EB: Roadway reopened to traffic from I-80 to Exit 1 - 53rd Street (Davenport). https://t.co/P0CdmG7BTY

Quad Cities 511 (@quadcities511)
2:38pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @kylegriffin1: COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Voter groups sue in Ohio alleging new state legislative maps are gerrymandered.

music2c (@music2c)
2:38pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @kylegriffin1: COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Voter groups sue in Ohio alleging new state legislative maps are gerrymandered.

Robbi (@Robbi26180385)
2:37pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @IndivisibleLRCA: 4 proposed redistricting maps on the agenda for today’s State Agencies committee meeting at 1 PM! 3 of the 4 (all by G…

Decaffeinated Cool (@decafcool)
2:37pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

They are clearly manipulating the data: M9.5 earthquake in Argentina downgraded to M6.0 before completely disappearing from the maps https://t.co/NA8VoebaFO

OBEY the REPUBLiC (@ObeyUrRepublic)
2:37pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @kylegriffin1: COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Voter groups sue in Ohio alleging new state legislative maps are gerrymandered.

Vera Lenore Le May (@lenore_may)
2:37pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @TiffinOhioNews: With one week to go before the first official deadline for the congressional district maps in Ohio, how and when the pr…

Ohio Politics Wire (@OHPoliticsWire)
2:37pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @ACLU: BREAKING: We’re suing the state of Ohio over the state's newly drawn maps for state House and Senate districts, which are an extr…

Pam Stucky (@pamstucky)
2:37pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @statewideia511: I-35 NB: Right shoulder blocked due to a stalled vehicle from Exit 70 - Mills Civic Parkway to Exit 72A - I-235 (West D…

Des Moines 511 (@desmoines511)
2:37pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @statewideia511: I-35 NB: Right shoulder blocked due to a stalled vehicle from Exit 70 - Mills Civic Parkway to Exit 72A - I-235 (West D…

Central Iowa 511 (@IA511Central)
2:37pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

Traffic Hazard Location: SLEEPY HOLLOW DR & BUNKER HILL RD Map Link: https://t.co/qTKOzkIP8u

NCC Delaware 911 (@NccDe911)
8:34am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

RT @statewideia511: I-80 WB: Right shoulder blocked due to a stalled vehicle from Exit 242 - 1st Avenue to Exit 240 - Coral Ridge Avenue; C…

Northeast Iowa 511 (@IA511NE)
8:34am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

RT @statewideia511: I-80 WB: Right shoulder blocked due to a stalled vehicle from Exit 242 - 1st Avenue to Exit 240 - Coral Ridge Avenue; C…

Ia City/CR Metro 511 (@iowacity511)
8:34am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

I-80 WB: Right shoulder blocked due to a stalled vehicle from Exit 242 - 1st Avenue to Exit 240 - Coral Ridge Avenue; Coral Ridge Avenue (Coralville). https://t.co/ZXq0Q4rInX

Statewide Iowa 511 (@statewideia511)
8:34am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

Critit is crowdfunding this really cool tavern book, complete with npcs, drinks, maps and backstory for the taverns! It's really cool, take a look :) https://t.co/NaMxjYNzkE

Lindorm Dice (@LindormD)
8:34am PDT - September 22nd, 2021
RT @TheRealPalMal: Well Google Maps told me this road goes straight to Atlantis https://t.co/jNoPh70zng

RT @TheRealPalMal: Well Google Maps told me this road goes straight to Atlantis https://t.co/jNoPh70zng

1.21 Rickawatts (@notsoevilrick)
8:34am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

Mountain View: Paras 100.0% (15/15/15) CP:378 (L13) Scratch/X-Scissor till 09:02:02 (verified) (27m 55s).https://t.co/fokbd5c2gN

POGOSJ (@pogosj1)
8:34am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

RT @ProgressTX: Reminder that lege sessions cost money — YOUR money. This is the 3rd special session of the year. The #txlege is supposed…

PurplePrincess B.S. Pumpkin (@leelu5the)
8:34am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

RT @rockymtnkelly: @charlesadler Not on you but I really wish election coverage showed population maps rather than geographic so it's easie…

Dr. Jessica Theodor (@jmtheodor)
8:33am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

RT @SanJuanNF: Hunters are heading to the woods to fill their tags, enjoy the woods, and to find the best campsite! When in search of that…

Stagger & Lurch (@StaggernLurch)
8:33am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

RT @NWPinPDX: Perhaps even more importantly, the FTVA legislation bans partisan gerrymandering and makes it easier for judges to strike dow…

Norby, Truth Seeking Dragon (@Norberta36)
8:33am PDT - September 22nd, 2021
Google #maps getting more accurate. https://t.co/DQtAYeHV2q

Google #maps getting more accurate. https://t.co/DQtAYeHV2q

Shano Fitz (@FitzShano)
8:33am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

RT @CSGO: Today we are excited to ship CS:GO's 11th Operation, Operation Riptide. New challenges await, with new maps, new game mode option…

majudhu (@majudhu)
8:33am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

RT @MapmyIndia: MapmyIndia's POI Along The Route API provides the ultimate discoverability experience to your users. Help them find and lo…

Unapologetic Sanatan Dharma (@drthakker9)
7:44am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

Los Gatos: Donphan 82.2% (15/9/13) CP:1435 (L17) Tackle/Earthquake till 08:11:52 (verified) (27m 37s).https://t.co/5Vtn4EwPiJ

POGOSJ (@pogosj1)
7:44am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

really really really love zipcar… gotta be one of the absolutely most useless subscriptions with one of the worst site maps I’ve ever used

jinki chin mole (@zhongchenlesmom)
7:44am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

RT @dreamcrazzy: Playing some early morning Vanguard before the beta ends and I will say … I’m excited and curious to see how this will pla…

GE | ThaHavocc (@ThaHavocc)
7:44am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

RT @DigitalMapsAW: Explore the Roman Empire using this #DigitalMap: https://t.co/RdFsLU6Pji

Levanter (@farawaynesss)
7:44am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

RT @BenDoBrown: Grim footage uploaded by Chinland Post shows the extent of damage in Thantlang in Myanmar's Chin State. Local media claimed…

Alexandra Byers (@alexandra_byers)
7:44am PDT - September 22nd, 2021
Here's the latest stats on Peter that we are tracking in the tropics. Stay updated by clicking on https://t.co/FHN2k2C1MR and looking in the HURRICANE SEASON 2021 section. #ecarwx https://t.co/14Hmt7dcmN

Here's the latest stats on Peter that we are tracking in the tropics. Stay updated by clicking on https://t.co/FHN2k2C1MR and looking in the HURRICANE SEASON 2021 section. #ecarwx https://t.co/14Hmt7dcmN

WCTI Weather Center (@StormTrack12)
7:43am PDT - September 22nd, 2021
Here's the latest stats on Peter that we are tracking in the tropics. Stay updated by clicking on https://t.co/utT5h47J5f and looking in the HURRICANE SEASON 2021 section. #ecarwx https://t.co/94J0CH8nWC

Here's the latest stats on Peter that we are tracking in the tropics. Stay updated by clicking on https://t.co/utT5h47J5f and looking in the HURRICANE SEASON 2021 section. #ecarwx https://t.co/94J0CH8nWC

NewsChannel 12 (@wcti12)
7:43am PDT - September 22nd, 2021

RT @aashishg_: “It's so tempting to see causality in the HOLC maps because they're dramatic and they're widely available,” says Hillier. “I…

Jake Blumgart (@jblumgart)
7:43am PDT - September 22nd, 2021