238M units of true wireless stereo hearables were shipped in 2020, up 83% YoY, with Apple devices comprising 29% market share, Xiaomi 13%, and Samsung 5% (Sujeong Lim/Counterpoint Research)
238M units of true wireless stereo hearables were shipped in 2020, up 83% YoY, with Apple devices comprising 29% market share, Xiaomi 13%, and Samsung 5% (Sujeong Lim/Counterpoint Research)
💬www.techmeme.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 10:10 am

Sujeong Lim / Counterpoint Research: 238M units of true wireless stereo hearables were shipped in 2020, up 83% YoY, with Apple devices comprising 29% market share, Xiaomi 13%, and Samsung 5%  —  San Diego, Seoul, Singapore, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Beijing, London, Buenos Aires  —  TWS (true wireless stereo hearables) …


Labuschagne fires as plucky Indians fight
Labuschagne fires as plucky Indians fight
💬wwos.nine.com.au | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 09:52 am

After an opening day that saw Marnus Labuschagne star and a depleted India show almighty resolve, the teams are on an even keel.


Reds lock up 'Kalyn Ponga clone' in re-signing spree
Reds lock up 'Kalyn Ponga clone' in re-signing spree
💬wwos.nine.com.au | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 09:42 am

The Queensland Reds have locked up their 'Kalyn Ponga clone' in a massive re-signing spree.


Unternehmer: Gründer mit Hintergrund
Unternehmer: Gründer mit Hintergrund
💬www.sueddeutsche.de | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 09:37 am

In Deutschland machen sich immer mehr Menschen mit ausländischen Wurzeln selbständig. Mit ihren Unternehmen schaffen sie 2,3 Millionen Arbeitsplätze. Das hängt auch mit dem Arbeitsmarkt zusammen - aber nicht nur.


 At least 34 dead as Indonesia quake topples homes, buildings
At least 34 dead as Indonesia quake topples homes, buildings
💬abcnews.go.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 09:28 am

A strong, shallow earthquake has shaken Indonesia’s Sulawesi island, toppling homes and buildings, triggering landslides and killing at least 34 people


UK economy shrank by 2.6% in November
UK economy shrank by 2.6% in November
💬www.bbc.co.uk | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 09:23 am

The economy contracted as lockdown restrictions in England hit the service sector hard, official figures show.


Carra: Shockwaves if Man Utd win at Anfield
Carra: Shockwaves if Man Utd win at Anfield
💬www.skysports.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 09:00 am

Manchester United can send shockwaves around the Premier League with a victory at Anfield so it is imperative Liverpool show exactly why they are champions, says Jamie Carragher.


Brexit: No plans to dilute workers' rights, minister says
Brexit: No plans to dilute workers' rights, minister says
💬www.bbc.co.uk | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 08:54 am

It comes after reports that protections including the 48-hour work week could be dropped.


Angel Cabrera arrested in Rio for extradition to homeland
Angel Cabrera arrested in Rio for extradition to homeland
💬nypost.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 08:25 am

SAO PAULO — Brazil’s federal police arrested Argentine golfer Ángel Cabrera on Thursday for extradition to his homeland to face charges for several crimes allegedly committed from 2016 to last year, two officers said. Cabrera, who won both Masters and U.S. Open championships, was on Interpol’s red code list. Police said in a statement that...


CA man sues Twitter, AOC over ‘pain and suffering’ caused by Trump’s social media ban
CA man sues Twitter, AOC over ‘pain and suffering’ caused by Trump’s social media ban
💬nypost.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 08:06 am

The notoriously litigious, self-described California sex addict best known for suing Twitch over masturbation injuries allegedly caused by the video streaming platform’s “scantily clad gamers” has a new target—this time filing a lawsuit against Twitter, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rep. Ilhan Omar over the “overbearing pain and suffering” caused by the social media giant’s ban...


Manchester United in der Premier League: Ein bisschen wie bei Sir Alex
Manchester United in der Premier League: Ein bisschen wie bei Sir Alex
💬www.sueddeutsche.de | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 08:05 am

Nach einer gefühlten Ewigkeit steht ManUnited wieder an der Spitze in England. Trainer Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hat das Team wieder in die Spur gebracht - doch nun wartet Jürgen Klopp.


Robert Saleh checks all the boxes for Jets fans
Robert Saleh checks all the boxes for Jets fans
💬nypost.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 07:51 am

Jets fans rejoice. You got your man. Robert Saleh is everything you wanted for your latest head coach. Even when you were skeptical and certain the Jets got it wrong when they let him leave New Jersey without a contract on Wednesday following his two-day visit, the Jets delivered, gave you your man. You reviled...


Jets Hire Robert Saleh of the 49ers as Head Coach
Jets Hire Robert Saleh of the 49ers as Head Coach
💬www.nytimes.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 07:33 am

Saleh, believed to be the first Arab-American head coach in the N.F.L. who is Muslim, will take over the franchise with the league’s longest current postseason drought.


‘Kill him with his own gun’: DC cop recalls Capitol riot
‘Kill him with his own gun’: DC cop recalls Capitol riot
💬nypost.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 07:13 am

A Metropolitan police officer recalled the horrifying moment a mob dragged him out of the US Capitol and a crowd of rioters threatened to kill him with his own gun while pummeling him. Officer Michael Fanone was on desk duty last Wednesday when he decided to join his fellow officers at the Capitol to control...


Pelicans' Zion Williamson cleared after inconclusive COVID-19 test results
Pelicans' Zion Williamson cleared after inconclusive COVID-19 test results
💬www.yardbarker.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 06:42 am

Williamson's absence was caused by inconclusive COVID-19 test results, and the 20-year-old should be good to go on Friday night. 


East Carolina pauses basketball activities, postpones two games due to COVID-19
East Carolina pauses basketball activities, postpones two games due to COVID-19
💬www.yardbarker.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 06:42 am

Saturday's game against the Temple Owls and next Wednesday's showdown with the South Florida Bulls have been postponed.


Bus dangles off NYC overpass after crash injures 9
Bus dangles off NYC overpass after crash injures 9
💬nypost.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 06:26 am

An MTA bus driver lost control of the vehicle and careered off a Bronx overpass in a crash that left at least nine people injured on Thursday night, authorities said. The harrowing incident took place at around 11:10 p.m. as the driver of the Bx35 bus was trying to turn left off University Avenue onto...


Trump Administration adds Xiaomi to military blacklist
Trump Administration adds Xiaomi to military blacklist
💬feedproxy.google.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 06:24 am

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is the latest to be added to the Trump Administration’s military blacklist. On Thursday, the Department of Defense added nine more companies to its list of alleged Chinese military companies, including Xiaomi. Xiaomi was the world’s third-largest smartphone maker as of Q3 last year, coming ahead of Apple and trailing behind


Sylvain Sylvain, guitarist for iconic punk band New York Dolls, dead at 69
Sylvain Sylvain, guitarist for iconic punk band New York Dolls, dead at 69
💬nypost.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 06:07 am

Sylvain Sylvain, guitarist for the iconic Lower East Side punk band New York Dolls, died after a battle with cancer. He was 69 years old. “As most of you know, Sylvain battled cancer for the past two and 1/2 years,” his wife, Wendy Mizrahi, wrote in a statement on his Facebook page. “Though he fought...


Why TikTok (and Everyone Else) Is Singing Sea Chanteys
Why TikTok (and Everyone Else) Is Singing Sea Chanteys
💬www.wired.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 05:55 am

It has a lot to do with unity—and a little something to do with earworms.


Bruno Fernandes, Manchester United and the Long Game
Bruno Fernandes, Manchester United and the Long Game
💬www.nytimes.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 05:45 am

The Portuguese midfielder’s circuitous path to Manchester United stardom revealed inefficiencies in soccer’s vast scouting system, and how even a sure thing can almost slip through the cracks.


Jets opt for opposite approach by hiring Robert Saleh
Jets opt for opposite approach by hiring Robert Saleh
💬fansided.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 05:34 am

Robert Saleh is being hired by the New York Jets with the hope he can totally turn the franchise around. The New York Jets were a total disaster under the leadership of Adam Gase. Even using the term “leadership” is a bit of a stretch. Gase couldn’t even tank properly and was fired after a


Robert Saleh hire proves the Jets are in for the smart, long-term rebuild
Robert Saleh hire proves the Jets are in for the smart, long-term rebuild
💬fansided.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 05:12 am

With the hiring of Robert Saleh, the New York Jets are proving this time, the rebuild will be done right.  When the Johnson family elected to hire Adam Gase in 2019, they believed he would be able to fix the New York Jets. As a coach who proved he can go to the playoffs, all that was


 US blacklists Xiaomi, CNOOC, Skyrizon, raising heat on China
US blacklists Xiaomi, CNOOC, Skyrizon, raising heat on China
💬abcnews.go.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 05:00 am

The U.S. government has blacklisted Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp. and China’s third-largest national oil company for alleged military links, heaping pressure on Beijing in President Donald Trump's last week in office


Joe Biden launches new Twitter account -- meet @PresElectBiden     - CNET
Joe Biden launches new Twitter account -- meet @PresElectBiden - CNET
💬www.cnet.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 04:35 am

New account emerges after it was revealed Biden might not retain all the followers on the official @POTUS account.


The 15 coolest gadgets at CES 2021
The 15 coolest gadgets at CES 2021
💬www.digitaltrends.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 04:27 am

Just because CES 2021 has gone virtual doesn't mean there's a shortage of new tech to ogle. Here, we've rounded up some of the coolest gadgets shown so far.


San Francisco's Tech Workers Are Leaving the Bay Area
San Francisco's Tech Workers Are Leaving the Bay Area
💬www.nytimes.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 04:10 am

As a tech era draws to an end, more workers and companies are packing up. What comes next?


Cuomo needs to give Israel’s COVID-19 vaccination method a shot
Cuomo needs to give Israel’s COVID-19 vaccination method a shot
💬nypost.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 03:51 am

After Gov. Cuomo’s outrageous bungling, New York government is belatedly opening up more vaccination sites and trying to fix its overelaborate, confusing registration systems.  But the gov still needs to loosen up in (at least) one vital way: Copying Israel in setting up a “standby” system so that none of the miracle drugs goes to...


Trump designates Xiaomi as 'Communist Chinese military' company     - CNET
Trump designates Xiaomi as 'Communist Chinese military' company - CNET
💬www.cnet.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 03:17 am

After Huawei, ZTE, TikTok and WeChat, the Trump administration targets Xiaomi, one of the biggest phone makers in the world.


Scruggs: What Draft Day Means to Me
Scruggs: What Draft Day Means to Me
💬www.whatproswear.com | Friday, Jan 15, 2021 03:04 am

I still remember the day I got drafted like it was yesterday. I wasn’t sure exactly when I was going to be drafted, but I had a couple of things going for me: I was an All American, and I had performed to the level of a top first baseman […] The post Scruggs: What Draft