August 2019

Facebook is losing its last Oculus co-founder

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Facebook is losing its last Oculus co-founder

Facebook spent billions on Oculus in 2014, and in the years since the organization has been absorbed deeper into Facebook while the startup’s co-founders have stepped back in prominence. Today, the final Oculus co-founder remaining at Facebook, Nate Mitchell,…

Canadian Consulate Suspends Travel for Hong Kong Staff

The Canadian Consulate in Hong Kong has restricted official travel for local staff, following the detention of a U.K. Consulate employee

Marvel’s Kevin Feige responds to Captain America time travel dilemma – digitalspy.com

Marvel’s Kevin Feige responds to Captain America time travel dilemma digitalspy.com ‘Avengers: Endgame’ 4K Blu-ray Review: Not Quite The Disc Fans Deserve Forbes How Wolverine’s Death in Logan Impacted Iron Man’s Avengers: Endgame Sendoff Comicbook.com Bucky …

World's first floating nuclear rig departs for voyage

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World’s first floating nuclear rig departs for voyage

The controversial Russian floating nuclear power station will travel over 3,000 miles to the small Arctic town of Pevek.

Y Combinator Demo Day, revenue-based VC funding, Pivotal, Dell, Tumblr, WeWork, and more

Editor’s note Due to bad travel logistics (thanks SFO), I wasn’t able to get the mid-week edition of the Extra Crunch roundup newsletter out. Sorry about that. Instead, here is everything we published this week on Extra Crunch in one fell swoop — and my, we c…

Canadian Consulate suspends travel to China for Hong Kong staff

The Canadian Consulate in Hong Kong said on Friday it has suspended travel to mainland China for local staff, just days after an employee of the city’s British Consulate was confirmed to have been detained in China.

IHG just launched Holiday Inn ads with a surprisingly real message

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IHG just launched Holiday Inn ads with a surprisingly real message

If you purchase something through MashStash, Mashable might earn some cash through an affiliate commission. When was the last time you actually laughed out loud with your best friend? Sure, a “LOL” over text counts for staying in touch, but nothing really com…

DoorDash finally makes sure delivery drivers get your tips

DoorDash drivers will earn 100 percent of tips under a revamped set of rules on pay. The delivery service today announced a new tipping and earnings policy that it claims will lead to drivers earning more on average. The development comes more than a month af…

Oculus VR cofounder Nate Mitchell is leaving Facebook

Yet another of Oculus’s key people is leaving Facebook: Nate Mitchell says he’s going to be taking time to travel, spend time with his family, and recharge.

Take This Quiz to Learn How to Tip When You Travel

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Take This Quiz to Learn How to Tip When You Travel

Many of us know how to tip when we’re in a restaurant, coffee shop, or hair salon. What about when we’re traveling? Aside from the taxi and rideshare drivers, who else gets a tip? Are we inadvertently neglecting any of the service workers that make our trip r…

Climate change: Should you fly, drive or take the train?

How should you travel to reduce your carbon footprint?

Book Your Labor Day Flights This Week for the Best Deals

If you’re planning to travel on Labor Day weekend, then the time to book your flight is now, as in right now. Data from CheapFlights.com suggests that in order to score the best airfare deals for the weekend you need to book that plane ticket by this Friday, …