Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship Viewership Skyrockets In Advance Of Global Expansion In 2021

As 2020 comes to an end, while the pandemic has proven to be catastrophic for most industries, one sport in particular has found a way to not only stay afloat, but blaze a new path for 2021. Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC), will be promoting its fourth show since the pandemic shutdown sports in March and has already announced plans to promote shows internationally.

On September 11, BKFC launched the Bare Knuckle TV app on all platforms in advance of BKFC 12. The Bare Knuckle TV app reached as high as the 20th most downloaded app in the app store charts on the evening of that event. Since then, BKFC

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Google introduces serverless Database Migration Service

Google LLC today introduced its Database Migration Service, a new serverless offering currently in preview that will make it easier for customers to move their databases to its public cloud.

The tool can import the contents of MySQL deployments running on-premises or on competing clouds such as Amazon Web Services into Google’s Cloud SQL database server. In the future, Google plans to add support for the PostgreSQL and SQL Server databases as well.

Google created the tool because migrating a database from one environment to another can be a tedious task under normal circumstances. Moving a large number of records over the internet requires significant computing power, which means administrators have to spin up servers to process the  information. They also have to configure network connections through which the information can flow to the new environment.

All this involves a great deal of manual work and comes with an associated

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Walmart PS5 Orders: One More Restock Planned For Tonight

In the two months since the PS5 first went up for preorder, finding the console in stock has been near-impossible, but if you’re looking to buy the PS5 on launch day, there’s still a chance you can do so at Walmart. The retailer shared concrete details about when the PS5 will be available on Walmart.com today (November 12), though as of this point in the day, only one more PS5 restock time is left.

The PS5 and PS5 Digital Edition will be available to purchase at Walmart.com later today at 6 PM PT / 9 PM ET, so set your alarm now. Unfortunately, the first three restocks today came and went as soon as they appeared, with the PS5 selling out in within minutes. Even being on the page and refreshing right at the restock time led to site crashes, slow loading, and the inability to actually add the

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Smart camera founder gets Wyze to car prowler and uses his own tech to catch criminal in action

When Dave Crosby, one of the co-founders of Seattle-based Wyze Labs, was the victim of a robbery this summer, he turned to his own company’s technology for help in solving the crime. A new, outdoor security camera — unreleased to the public at the time — was mounted over his driveway and captured footage of a car prowler grabbing another of the cameras from Crosby’s vehicle.

Crosby, head of marketing for the 3-year-old smart home products maker, was testing the Wyze Cam Outdoor. He ended up as a main player in a YouTube video (above) that could serve as a testimonial for the new security device.

“I actually had grabbed those Outdoor Cams from the office and put them in my car because later that week I was shooting the actual promo video for the product,” Crosby told GeekWire, admitting that he mistakenly left his car unlocked. “Little did I

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TikTok launches Learn tab for how-to, educational videos

  • TikTok is trialling a dedicated educational tab, with A/B testing in Canada and ongoing tests in Europe.
  • The content on the tab varies, but is designed to promote education and how-to guidance.
  • “Those that want to skip past entertainment content and get straight to how-to and educational content now have a way,” said Brian Meinert of TikTok.
  • This article has been updated.
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TikTok users across certain markets may notice their app looks a little different: the short-form video platform is trialling a new tab dedicated to educational content in users’ feeds.

“The ‘Learn’ tab will sit alongside the ‘For You’ and ‘Following’ at the top of the home screen,” wrote Brian Meinert, part of TikTok’s brand sponsorships team, in a LinkedIn post on November 9.

TikTok education tab

The new education tab

Brian Meinert/LinkedIn


“Learn will be a place to discover how-to and informative videos posted

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How to get help with mental illness in Houston

HOUSTON – The COVID-19 lockdown, the economic crash and the civil unrest of the last few months have left an increasing number of people feeling isolated, overwhelmed and, in some cases, suicidal. However, experts want you to know there is help available.

Angelina Hudson said she knows firsthand the struggle and the journey to get help. Long before the pandemic disrupted daily life, she struggled to cope with caring for her son Quentin, who was born severely autistic. Nineteen years ago, as a young mother, she felt hopeless and helpless.

“I didn’t feel like I knew what I was doing,” Hudson said. “I felt responsible for my situation. I felt (like) I had brought it on myself, and I was isolated and family members didn’t understand.”

She said that at one point she considered suicide to escape a life she felt had spun out of control, but she found help

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Porsche shows more unreleased prototypes from its design studio

We know that, in the 2010s, Porsche considered making a street-legal variant of the 919 Hybrid, it looked into creating a nimble roadster powered by a mid-mounted engine, and it even flirted with the minivan segment. It released images of these previously unseen prototypes online. It turns out they were just the tip of the iceberg.

In a second batch of photos, the company highlights a modern take on the 904 Carrera GTS, a 911 Safari inspired by rally cars of the 1970s and the 1980s, and a two-door Macan. It also showed a mid-engined sedan that was loosely inspired by the 918 Hybrid, and that in turn loosely inspired the Taycan, its first electric model.

904 Living Legend

Had it been built, the 2013 904 Living Legend would have stood out as one of the most distinctive members of the Porsche range during the 2010s. Its shape is eye-catching,

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Twist Bioscience, Illumina and Western Digital Form Alliance with Microsoft to Advance Data Storage in DNA

— Ten Additional Technology Leaders Join Founding Members to Together Advance Industry Roadmap, Set Stage for Widespread Adoption of New Long-term Storage Option —

— Announcement at Flash Memory Summit —

Twist Bioscience Corporation (NASDAQ: TWST), Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ: ILMN) and Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced the formation of an alliance with Microsoft to advance the field of DNA data storage. These founding companies, alongside member organizations, will work together to create a comprehensive industry roadmap that will help the industry achieve interoperability between solutions and help establish the foundations for a cost-effective commercial archival storage ecosystem for the explosive growth of digital data.

“DNA is an incredible molecule that, by its very nature, provides ultra-high-density storage for thousands of years,” said Emily M. Leproust, Ph.D., CEO and co-founder of Twist Bioscience. “By joining with other technology leaders to develop a common framework for commercial implementation, we drive a

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Personal Finance Software Market Growth to Reach $191.74 Million by 2024| Technavio

Technavio has been monitoring the personal finance software market, operating under the information technology industry. The latest report on the personal finance software market, 2020-2024 estimates it to register an incremental growth of $ 191.74 mn at a CAGR of almost 4% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

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Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Personal Finance Software Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)

Technavio’s in-depth research has all your needs covered as our research reports include all foreseeable market scenarios, including pre- & post-COVID-19 analysis. Download Latest Free Sample Report on COVID-19 Analysis

The market is fragmented, and the degree of fragmentation will accelerate during the forecast period. Competitors have to focus on differentiating their product offerings with

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Why AI can’t move forward without diversity, equity, and inclusion

The need to pursue racial justice is more urgent than ever, especially in the technology industry. The far-reaching scope and power of machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) means that any gender and racial bias at the source is multiplied to the nth power in businesses and out in the world. The impact those technology biases have on society as a whole can’t be underestimated.

When decision-makers in tech companies simply don’t reflect the diversity of the general population, it profoundly affects how AI/ML products are conceived, developed, and implemented. Evolve, presented by VentureBeat on December 8th, is a 90-minute event exploring bias, racism, and the lack of diversity across AI product development and management, and why these issues can’t be ignored.

“A lot has been happening in 2020, from working remotely to the Black Lives Matter movement, and that has made everybody realize that diversity, equity, and

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