Uber’s business is booming even with high gas prices and inflation

Uber (UBER) on Tuesday said its revenue hit $8.1 billion during the three months ending in June, more than doubling from the year prior as more customers turn to the ride-hailing service. The number of consumers and drivers using its platform are “at all-time highs,” the company said in its quarterly earnings report. Uber recorded …

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Demi Lovato admits she is no longer using ‘they/them’ and has reverted back to ‘she/her’

Demi Lovato, 29, admits she’s ditched ‘they/them’ as her pronouns and reverted back to ‘she/her’ one year after coming out as non-binary: ‘I’m such a fluid person’ Demi Lovato has admitted she no longer uses ‘they/them’ pronouns and has reverted back to ‘she/her’ Lovato, 29, opened up about re-adopting the pronouns during an appearance on …

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Nomad Bridge Hack Allowed ‘Mob’ to Drain Millions in Crypto

Graphics: cryptographer (Shutterstock) As evidenced by its namesake, apparently there wasn’t much security stopping a hoard of wandering strangers from breaking into the Nomad DeFi project’s token bridge, allowing hundreds of unknown hackers and some users to walk away with over $190 million crypto, leaving behind a bare pittance in the project’s wallet. Late on …

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Dolphins Lose Draft Picks, and Owner Is Suspended for Tampering

The N.F.L. has suspended the Miami Dolphins owner Stephen M. Ross and taken away two draft picks after an investigator found the team violated the league’s anti-tampering policy by trying to lure quarterback Tom Brady and the coach Sean Payton to Miami. At the same time, the investigator, the former U.S. attorney Mary Jo White, …

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Jennifer Lawrence runs into woman wearing the same dress

Don’t look up — because you might spot a stranger wearing your outfit. In a hilarious case of dressing déjà vu, Jennifer Lawrence bumped into another woman in her exact La Garçonne frock ($625) while out for a stroll in NYC Sunday. The “Hunger Games” actress, 31, paired the strappy sand-colored style with sold-out sandals …

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Animal Crossing’s Biggest PC Rival Sure Has Grown

Over the past year, an idyllic life sim starring anthropomorphic animals has quietly picked up steam. No, it’s not a new Animal Crossing. It’s an under-the-radar game called Hokko Lifeand it’s coming to consoles next month. at first glance, Hokko Life undeniably bears a strong resemblance to Animal Crossing, Nintendo’s juggernaut series of life sims. …

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NYC crime: McDonald’s worker shot in neck during dispute in Brooklyn

BEDFORD-STUYVESANT, Brooklyn (WABC) — A 23-year-old McDonald’s employee was shot in the neck during a dispute over food in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn. The employee got into an argument – or attempted to intervene in a dispute – with a woman over food inside the eatery at around 7 pm Monday. Officials say the …

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Cleveland Browns’ Jacoby Brissett ‘ready to go’ as starter after Deshaun Watson suspension

BEREA, Ohio — Jacoby Brissett said his past experiences as a backup quarterback have prepared him for the situation in Cleveland, where he’s in line to take over for suspended Cleveland Browns starter Deshaun Watson. “It’s been my situation throughout my career,” Brissett said Tuesday. “Nothing that I’m unfamiliar with. Always been ready to go, …

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