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Role’s video role-playing platform makes a $2.75M charm attempt on the burgeoning tabletop world

Tabletop gaming is in the middle of a historic boom, despite recent restrictions imposed on in-person gatherings by COVID. The tools adopted by game masters and casual players to play remotely are powerful but not always the easiest to use or adopt. Role hope…

maps - TechCrunch
9:31am PDT - August 19th, 2021

Bedrock modernizes seafloor mapping with autonomous sub and cloud-based data

The push for renewable energy has brought offshore wind power to the forefront of many an energy company’s agenda, and that means taking a very close look at the ocean floor where the installations are to go. Fortunately Bedrock is here to drag that mapping p…

maps - TechCrunch
6:01am PDT - August 19th, 2021

Taking consumer subscription software to the great outdoors

Fitness and the outdoor passion space is one of the most exciting CSS categories in a growing landscape that includes everything from family planning to entertainment and education.

maps - TechCrunch
3:48pm PDT - August 17th, 2021

Google Maps now shows Bird e-bike and scooter rentals, too

Well, this is awkward. Just one day after Ford-owned Spin announced that its e-bike and scooter rentals are now findable on Google Maps, its competitor Bird has, well, exactly the same news to share. In a blog post of its own, Bird said that its electric bike…

maps - Engadget
6:00am PDT - August 17th, 2021

Bird is the latest operator to integrate its e-scooters and e-bikes with Google Maps

Micromobility company Bird has officially joined the ranks of e-scooter and e-bike operators that are integrated with Google Maps, which now surfaces nearby vehicles for users in the U.S. Bird’s announcement comes just a day after Spin also announced its inte…

maps - TechCrunch
6:00am PDT - August 17th, 2021

Drought-choked Colorado River faces an unprecedented water shortage

Federal officials declared a water shortage for the Hoover Dam’s Lake Mead, the largest water reservoir in the US. It will trigger mandatory water cuts to several western states starting next year.

maps - The Verge
3:18pm PDT - August 16th, 2021

Congo says U.S. to deploy counter-terrorism advisors to restive east - Reuters

Special forces from the United States will soon deploy to Democratic Republic of Congo's restive east to gauge the potential for a local anti-terrorism unit to combat Islamist violence, President Felix Tshisekedi said on Sunday.

maps - Reuters
4:29am PDT - August 16th, 2021

Don’t give your weed dealer all your data

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. Our beloved Danny was back, joining Natasha and Alex and Grace and Chris to chat through yet another incredibly busy week. As a w…

maps - TechCrunch
6:59am PDT - August 13th, 2021

In U.S. redistricting fight, citizens come armed with a new weapon: their own maps - Reuters

On a recent evening, Tyler Daye, an organizer with Common Cause North Carolina, hosted an online seminar for residents of the city of Wilson on an important but arcane topic: redistricting.

maps - Reuters
3:07am PDT - August 13th, 2021

He's legally blind, so he makes self-driving car sensors to 'see'

Nico Gentry has always loved cars. "I wanted so badly to get my permit and eventually my driver's license," the 25-year-old manufacturing engineer from Orlando, Florida, told me in a recent phone call. But a neurological disorder called nystagmus that affects…

maps - Mashable
11:33am PDT - September 9th, 2019

GM's Search for In-Car Tech Lands on Google

The automaker and the tech giant say Google's Android software will underpin the infotainment systems in future GM cars.

maps - Wired
4:00pm PDT - September 7th, 2019

Some GM vehicles will now come equipped with built-in Google Maps

These cars will also come with a digital assistant and a media player. Read more... More about Tech, Google, Cars, Mashable Video, and Gm

maps - Mashable
12:02pm PDT - September 6th, 2019

Google Maps Is Still Directing Women Seeking Abortions to Pro-Life Clinics — and a Memorial for the ‘Unborn’

In areas where abortion access is under threat, misleading or wrong results are common, a VICE News analysis found.

maps - Vice News
6:17am PDT - September 6th, 2019

Stephen Colbert on Trump's obsession with Alabama and Dorian: 'Just let it go'

Hurricane Dorian is lurking off the coast of the Carolinas after devastating the Bahamas. But even after #Sharpiegate, Donald Trump is still obsessed with Alabama, it seems. That's what The Late Show host Stephen Colbert dug into on Thursday, addressing the p…

maps - Mashable
2:20am PDT - September 6th, 2019

Ring Has Given ‘Active Camera’ Maps of Its Customers to Police

Several months before Ring donated 80 Ring doorbells to the Gwinnett County Police Department, Ring gave two maps of “active” Ring cameras in the county to police.

maps - Vice News
10:55am PDT - September 5th, 2019

The Battle Over the Files of a Gerrymandering Mastermind

The hard drives of Thomas B. Hofeller, a G.O.P. strategist who died last year, have upended lawsuits over the 2020 census and legislative maps. Lawyers argue the data is confidential.

maps - The New York Times
7:16pm PDT - September 4th, 2019

'Doom 64' is reborn on Switch November 22nd

Bethesda and id Software aren't just marking the 25th anniversary of Doom by re-releasing the original games on modern platforms -- they're also offering the first game that many console players cut their teeth on. As part of its latest Direct presentation, N…

maps - Engadget
3:44pm PDT - September 4th, 2019

Republican Domination of North Carolina Was Just Dealt a Major Blow

A court ruled that the way the GOP drew legislative maps in the state wasn't just unfair, but illegal.

maps - Vice News
1:45pm PDT - September 4th, 2019

North Carolina’s Legislative Maps Are Thrown Out by State Court Panel

A three-judge panel in Raleigh threw out North Carolina’s state legislative maps as an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander and ordered new maps drawn and approved by Sept. 18.

maps - The New York Times
5:14pm PDT - September 3rd, 2019

Hurricane Dorian: Who's at risk?

Satellite images, maps and graphics showing where the category five storm will hit and the impact it is expected to have.

maps - BBC News
6:46am PDT - September 2nd, 2019

Russia maps 5 new Arctic islands discovered by eagle-eyed student

Russia has mapped five new Arctic islands that were first spotted by a student using satellite imagery.

maps - Fox News
12:25pm PDT - August 30th, 2019

Huawei's Mate 30 is so screwed without Google services

Huawei's next flagship Android smartphone, the Mate 30, will ship with a major disadvantage when it launches on Sept. 18. Due to the ongoing ban on U.S. companies working with Huawei, the company's upcoming Mate 30 will not ship with Google Play, which means …

maps - Mashable
8:04am PDT - August 29th, 2019

Self-driving cars must be experts on ridiculously specific road rules

If you're driving in San Francisco one week and then New York City the next, you're probably not paying attention to the small differences in rules when it comes to sharing bikes lanes, passing school buses, and turning right on red. If you're in a self-drivi…

maps - Mashable
5:59pm PDT - August 28th, 2019

Feds ordered cellphone dragnet to solve Wisconsin bank robbery

In November, the FBI served Google with a search warrant asking for data that would identify any Google user within 100 feet of a bank robbery.

maps - The Verge
1:34pm PDT - August 28th, 2019

Over 6 million user-created maps are coming to 'Halo: MCC'

Microsoft and 343 Industries said they'd transfer Forge maps and game modes to Halo: The Master Chief Collection with the help of players, and it's clear many gamers were willing to step up. The two have revealed that over 6.6 million user-created maps for Ha…

maps - Engadget
11:53am PDT - August 28th, 2019

RT @ProphetSports1: E-Sports: 10/25 (Bo5) Worlds: Gen G vs Cloud9: Cloud9 +1.5 Maps(+102) #eSports #FreePicks #Worlds2021 #LeagueofLegnd

Blazed (@BlazedRTs)
4:57am PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @Takodaboy: @BreitbartNews ….and now we know why NZ is so often left off of world maps.

Kitty Cybernat (@CathyMcRorie)
4:57am PDT - October 25th, 2021
RT @searchmiyeon: #MIYEON for MAPS Magazine. https://t.co/TponGIzymK

RT @searchmiyeon: #MIYEON for MAPS Magazine. https://t.co/TponGIzymK

elly ♡ (@linosmilecat)
4:57am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Homep https://t.co/cvMFwxUvZk

Auttumn (@Ima_B_Legendary)
4:56am PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @aanand: Leaked documents have revealed that Google has been conspiring to hide the names of streets from anyone using Google Maps. “The…

(@capital_crab)
4:56am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Palo Alto: Pumpkaboo 100.0% (15/15/15) CP:593 (L17) Astonish/Foul Play till 05:20:39 (verified) (23m 55s).https://t.co/rqH4BsKVQT

POGOSJ (@pogosj1)
4:56am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Milpitas: Panpour 91.1% (15/14/12) CP:646 (L24) Water Gun/Crunch till 05:23:41 (verified) (27m 2s).https://t.co/xMoEZIjvFL

POGOSJ (@pogosj1)
4:56am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Didn’t we establish that Jesus was a man of color? Y’all don’t read. Not books. Not maps. Not nothing. And it continues to BOTHER ME.

Briselda Banco (@HunniB_Rose)
4:56am PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @Acuity_Design: I don’t blindfold myself to test tactile maps we design. It’s utterly pointless. I pay blind and visually impaired peopl…

Avril Drummond (@AvrilDrummond1)
4:56am PDT - October 25th, 2021

RT @GeogAndy: FREE layer: Plate Tectonics in Google Earth Please see my latest blog on how to insert and edit kml/kmz files in @googleearth

ignasi ibarz (@ignasi_ibarz)
4:56am PDT - October 25th, 2021

Maps to top busy final three days of Illinois’ veto session https://t.co/kTe6WN0nUD via @thecentersquare

Bishop On Air (@BishopOnAir)
1:47pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @marceelias: This is the bad faith nonsense @DemRedistrict is facing all over the country. Republicans can say what they want, but when…

Barbara Moore (@jello48195)
1:47pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @marceelias: This is the bad faith nonsense @DemRedistrict is facing all over the country. Republicans can say what they want, but when…

Roni Robertie (@WrldCit95)
1:47pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

Sunnyvale: Piplup 97.8% (14/15/15) CP:944 (L32) Bubble/Bubble Beam till 14:16:37 (verified) (29m 12s).https://t.co/Cas7FMQ15J

POGOSJ (@pogosj1)
1:47pm PDT - October 24th, 2021
RT @otterlyhuman: Maps
https://t.co/v2PpzTD3y3 https://t.co/m7pCPSmB2F

RT @otterlyhuman: Maps https://t.co/v2PpzTD3y3 https://t.co/m7pCPSmB2F

spooky moncle (@moncle_txt)
1:47pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @un_a_valeable: Originalist are terrified of one thing: enforcing original concept of the 14th amendment

Shane (@Shane_maps)
1:47pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @marceelias: This is the bad faith nonsense @DemRedistrict is facing all over the country. Republicans can say what they want, but when…

Jesus Arteaga (@jav8715)
1:47pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @DavidNir: Quite the argument from Ohio Republicans: We passed gerrymandered maps because Democrats wouldn't agree to let us pass gerrym…

Granny BrokerBrain (@OKBlu_)
1:47pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

#I70 westbound: Right lane closed due to a stalled vehicle expect delays between Exit 276B - CO 2; Colorado Boulevard and Exit 276A - US 6; Steele Street. https://t.co/FQmcmIBrUx

Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) (@ColoradoDOT)
1:47pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @marceelias: This is the bad faith nonsense @DemRedistrict is facing all over the country. Republicans can say what they want, but when…

Luscious (@LusciousJewlery)
1:47pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

any crystal moots wanna run lv 70 treasure maps?

Asher || Maxima quo Priscus' Spooky Spouse (@gachabasta)
1:46pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @CourageousKitty: @TheRealJapan1 @cakeswithfaces @tokyotimes This place looks great…but how do I find it? You don’t appear to have given…

The Real Japan (@TheRealJapan1)
1:46pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @DKElections: This is huge. Tremendous behind-the-scenes work to make maps more accessible to everyone -->

Michael McNamara (@Mikebespeckled)
1:46pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @marceelias: This is the bad faith nonsense @DemRedistrict is facing all over the country. Republicans can say what they want, but when…

EddieJ wants more science. (@Eddie72J)
1:46pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @marceelias: This is the bad faith nonsense @DemRedistrict is facing all over the country. Republicans can say what they want, but when…

cusackjr (@cusackjr)
1:46pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @GeogAndy: FREE layer: Plate Tectonics in Google Earth Please see my latest blog on how to insert and edit kml/kmz files in @googleearth

marielaure tou (@joyrenard47)
1:46pm PDT - October 24th, 2021
Maps
https://t.co/v2PpzTD3y3 https://t.co/m7pCPSmB2F

Maps https://t.co/v2PpzTD3y3 https://t.co/m7pCPSmB2F

Otterly Human (@otterlyhuman)
1:46pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @Potus45Stunk: Race-blind redistricting? Democrats incredulous at GOP hugely bigoted maps https://t.co/yR2yHR8d7p

sk (@unfollow45trump)
1:46pm PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @GrapherChrono: @DoubleDMpod https://t.co/qs7R09wLPf is a worldbuilding webtool. Keep track of your story, campaign and lore using inter…

Cayce Owen (@nujuju299)
1:33am PDT - October 24th, 2021

Mountain View: Pumpkaboo 97.8% (14/15/15) CP:92 (L3) Razor Leaf/Foul Play till 01:43:46 (verified) (9m 50s).https://t.co/Zz8dh1b4VY

POGOSJ (@pogosj1)
1:33am PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @everyringfort: Ringfort - rath BUNNOE, County Cavan Ireland CV00493 CV016-011---- https://t.co/sbEKUDc9t5 #everyringfort https:/…

Dr Linda Doran (@Lindadoran4)
1:33am PDT - October 24th, 2021

I hit you like bang We tried to forget it, but we just couldn't And I bury hatchets but I keep maps of where I put 'em Reputation precedes me, they told you I'm crazy I swear I don't love the drama, it loves me #ARIAsTaylorSwift

☆Jill●Valentine☆ (@L1vingDisast3r)
1:33am PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @everyringfort: Ringfort - cashel COMMON (Glengash ED), County Donegal Ireland DG02122 DG082-004---- https://t.co/LZqSkb4e0W #eve

Dr Linda Doran (@Lindadoran4)
1:33am PDT - October 24th, 2021

Imagine just moaning about human rights without any interest in resolving the issue. Just shouting on Twitter. Bringing people who you disagree with to the table is how change is done. Ask Mandela, not Daz from Carlisle who couldn’t find KSA or Qatar on Google Maps. #nufc

Ally (@allyandthecavs)
1:33am PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @everyringfort: Ringfort - rath AGHNAGLOGH (Upper Loughtee By.), County Cavan Ireland CV00907 CV022-001---- https://t.co/J8Kv4LM23…

Dr Linda Doran (@Lindadoran4)
1:33am PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @everyringfort: Ringfort - rath FARRAN (Ibane and Barryroe By., Templeomalus Par.), County Cork Ireland CO16640 CO135-109---- http…

Dr Linda Doran (@Lindadoran4)
1:33am PDT - October 24th, 2021

Central Division responding to '40/01 - Other' at 2000 blk Columbus St | Beat 121 | 03:30:06 | https://t.co/5Bvpx9APJS

Dallas PD Central (@dpdcentral)
1:33am PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @2DStoryteller: 'Woodland Ambush' on Roll20 Find it here: https://t.co/6k6oucUX4G Engage your players in a brand new way by triggering s…

Peeper The Goblin (@DnDGoblin)
1:32am PDT - October 24th, 2021
RT @RugDocIO: How to use maps to find scams: https://t.co/l32Xo9KQrj

RT @RugDocIO: How to use maps to find scams: https://t.co/l32Xo9KQrj

alwesam (@alwesam23170438)
1:32am PDT - October 24th, 2021

RT @everyringfort: Ringfort - rath CORRALEA (Ballymoe By.), County Galway Ireland GA01362 GA030-046---- https://t.co/eHyJBgOY4Z #eve

Dr Linda Doran (@Lindadoran4)
1:32am PDT - October 24th, 2021