An investment company is going bananas after saying it’s spinning off its crypto-mining business to position for a ‘bitcoin recovery’ (DPW)

Stephen Lam/Getty Images The investment company DPW Holdings has announced plans to spin off its crypto-mining business, Super Crypto Mining. It says it will pay a special dividend to shareholders of at least 80% of Super Crypto’s common stock. DPW says the spin-off will position Super Crypto for a “bitcoin recovery.” DPW shares spiked more […]

Surface Studio 2 has an even more amazing screen, ditches the spinning disks

Enlarge (credit: Microsoft) The original Surface Studio was one of the strangest, most eye-catching, and enjoyable-to-look-at machines we’ve used: a giant 28-inch touchscreen with a computer in its base. Today, Microsoft announced Surface Studio 2: the same concept, an even more beautiful screen, and a healthy improvement to the computer specs. The first-generation Surface Studio […]

Spinning in Circles: Mazda’s Rotary Ambitions Still Very Much Alive

It seems like we get a new update about Mazda’s plan for the rotary engine every few months. The automaker kept tinkering with the technology after the RX-8’s demise, but efficiency mandates left the high-revving Wankel on the sidelines, prohibiting the introduction of a true successor to the rotary coupe. Yet the motor hung around […]

Here’s how to stop an argument with a narcissist from spinning out of control

Carolina Heza / Unsplash Narcissists struggle with having positive feelings about someone while they are made at them. This means they get incredibly fierce and cruel during arguments. For many people, the best thing to do is to leave a narcissist and cut them out of their life. If this isn’t possible there are some […]

Trailer Round-Up: ‘B: The Beginning’, ‘The Titan’, ‘Josie’, ‘Spinning Man’, ‘Outside In’

Time for a good old-fashioned trailer round-up! We’ve compiled several recent trailers together in one convenient place, because we care about you. Below you’ll see new trailers for Netflix’s new anime B: The Beginning, the sci-fi thriller The Titan, Sophie Turner in Josie, Pierce Brosnan and Guy Pearce in Spinning Man, and the indie film Outside In. B: The Beginning  I […]

WATCH: Mysterious spinning ice circle appears in China – but what has caused it?

The viral video shows drone footage of a huge spinning ice disc spotted in the Liao River in China. People can be seen jumping onto it as it slowly spins around by itself. Even with as many as a dozen people, the disc continues to move with kids and animals also jumping on to it. […]

A 55-year-old Goldman Sachs exec started spinning EDM shows, and he said it’s helped his career on Wall Street

REUTERS/Danny Moloshok More often than not, you’re likely to find David Solomon at Goldman Sachs’ headquarters in Tribeca, helping run the most prestigious white-collar investment bank on Wall Street, where the COO has been a partner since 1999.  But you might also spy him at The Whales, an Asian-fusion night spot on New York’s bustling Lower East […]

‘SNL’s’ ‘Weekend Update’ is spinning off into its own TV show

Will Heath/NBC It’s official — NBC has picked up a primetime version of  “Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update,” which will have a four-week summer run, beginning Thursday, Aug. 10, at 9 PM The half-hour telecast will feature “Weekend Update” anchors Colin Jost and Michael Che. Additional “Saturday Night Live” cast members will also make appearances. […]