Sport

In a pandemic, college football faces a much different challenge than pro football

The NFL remains highly optimistic that it will be able to play its games in 2020. And while college football, on the surface, also is utilizing a similar full-steam-ahead approach, recent developments have taken some of the helium out of the balloon. Throughout the country, players are testing positive during voluntary workouts, to the point […]

Lifestyle

Issues with consent may not be the same across all sexual preferences

Sexual consent for gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (GBM), presents a unique challenge in comparison to those of other sexes and sexual orientations. These are the findings of a new comprehensive study which took in detailed and personal first-hand (qualitative) accounts from this community of men from the United States, […]

Business

Pandemic propels old-school bond traders towards an electronic future

The mammoth bond market has long been the old-school bastion of the financial world, but the COVID-19 pandemic has cast a light on its future – and it looks electronic. Well, mainly. At the height of the market panic in March, Seattle-based Brandon Rasmussen, a senior fixed-income trader at $300 billion asset manager Russell Investments, […]

Technology

Fantastical 3.1 adds new features specifically designed for working from home

Calendar app Fantastical is getting its first major update since developer Flexibits rebooted the app with a new subscription model back in January, and it’s focused on adding a variety of new features designed for customers who are working from home that make it easier to integrate conference calls and better manage your work / […]

News

Billy Flanigan has pedaled 3,000 miles, delivering one smile at a time

Here’s how friend Becky Roper describes Billy Flanigan: “He’s just the perfect example of how a little act of kindness can go a long way.” Make that a really long way. A really, really long way. Flanigan, an entertainer at Walt Disney World for nearly 40 years, has ridden his bicycle thousands of miles the […]