Mexican region gives Tesla and its suppliers a dedicated border crossing strip – TheTechWarrior

Tesla suppliers traveling from Nuevo León, Mexico, to Texas now have their own dedicated border patrol lane. Elon Musk’s electric car company, which recently relocated its headquarters from Fremont, California, to Austin, has struck a deal with the “pro-business” Mexican state to grant Tesla and its suppliers express access to the Colombia Solidarity checkpoint. Bloomberg … Read more

Google Pixel 6A Review: Tons Of Power, But With A Few Flaws

Google Pixel phones have become synonymous with excellent cameras – it’s in their DNA. Pixels have also long been one of the best devices for consistent software updates, from version upgrades and Pixel Drops that add new features to monthly security updates that keep the phones safe. So it’s disappointing when these pillars start to … Read more

Filing: ByteDance spent more than $2.1 million in the second quarter lobbying the US over an antitrust law and other issues, up 130% quarter on quarter and the first time it has crossed $2 million in a quarter ( Lauren Feiner/CNBC)

Lauren Feiner / CNBC: Filing: ByteDance spent more than $2.1 million in the second quarter lobbying the US over an antitrust law and other issues— TikTok’s Chinese parent company ByteDance had its largest lobbying quarter to date, with more than $2.1 million in the second quarter to lobby the US government.

Best Soundbars for 2022 – CNET

Modern TVs may feature large screens, but the onboard speakers are very small and can sound distant and tinny. The solution is to buy a separate TV speaker — it can instantly turn your system into a veritable home theater. A new soundbar doesn’t even need to cost that much. These days, soundbars are considerably more popular than … Read more

WTF is a 409A? – TheTechWarrior

In the past few months, both Stripe and Instacart have seen their internal valuations updated in a 409A appraisal process. The startups saw their valuations being slashed by 28% and 38%, respectively, as a result of the appraisals. What do these re-pricings signal to other late-stage, pandemic-spurred startups? And how seriously should we be taking … Read more

Coinbase Says It Has No Exposure To Collapsed Crypto Firms Celsius, 3AC And Voyager But Has A "intangible" investment in Terraform Labs; stock up to 14%+ (Ryan Browne/CNBC)

Ryan Browne / CNBC: Coinbase says it has no exposure to collapsed crypto firms Celsius, 3AC and Voyager, but has made a “non-material” investment in Terraform Labs; stock 14%+— – Coinbase said in a blog post that it had “no funding exposure” to collapsed crypto firms Celsius, Three Arrows Capital and Voyager Digital.