GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KREX) — Fourpoints Funding is a Colorado developer that specializes in building in opportunity zones. They have one completed project down by the riverfront and they have another one going up down the street from community hospital.
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Netflix announced Wednesday it plans to offer the "Grand Theft Auto" trilogy — one of Take-Two Interactive's most popular video games — as it looks to boost its video game ambitions.
With a Grand Theft Auto 6 trailer on the horizon, Netflix just got its hands on Rockstar Games’ Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy — The Definitive Edition, the company announced today. GTA: The Trilogy was released in 2021 and is a compilation of three games in the popular GTA series-- GTA III, featuring protagonist Claude in Liberty City; GTA: Vice City, which follows former mobster Tommy Vercetti; and GTA: San Andreas, with gang member Carl “CJ” Johnson as the central character. The three games will arrive on the Netflix mobile app on December 14 as well as standalone apps (only available to Netflix subscribers) in the App Store and Google Play Store.
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The investment world reflected on the passing of one of its icons, calling Charlie Munger everything from a "Renaissance man" to a "punk rocker of Wall Street."
Generative AI companies continue to raise huge amounts of capital to fuel their commercial -- and, in some cases, open source -- ambitions. See Together, a startup creating open source generative AI and AI model development infrastructure, which today announced that it closed a $102.5 million Series A funding round led by Kleiner Perkins with participation from Nvidia and Emergence Capital. The tranche -- over five times the size of the company's previous round -- will be put toward expanding Together's cloud platform that lets developers build on open and custom AI models, co-founder and CEO Vipul Ved Prakash says.
Netflix just announced that Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition will hit its platform on December 14. The open-world mayhem simulator joins more than 80 other games, including indie hits like Hades, Death’s Door and more.
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Lewis was the head coach at Kent State for five seasons before joining Deion Sanders' staff.
Apple is quietly disputing a headline by The Wall Street Journal that claims the tech giant has "pulled the plug" on its Goldman Sachs partnership which covers the Apple Card credit card and savings account. Instead, Apple says the two companies remain focused on providing "an incredible experience" for customers, in a statement provided to TechCrunch. Instead, it earns fees from loans issued to cardholders who finance their Apple products over monthly installments.
A 20th-anniversary edition of the cult classic Beyond Good & Evil is coming in early 2024. Details about the previously unannounced remaster popped up on the Xbox Store, and an incomplete version of the game was briefly available on Ubisoft Plus.
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Almost 7 in 10 Americans said they would be pleased with an investment as a holiday gift.
Apple's and Google's move into smart augmented reality several years ago, creating ways for people to use their smartphone cameras to identify everyday objects to interact with them, put the technology on the map with everyday consumers and gave a way for businesses to build new experiences to cater to them. Squint is one of the startups capitalizing on this concept with what founder and CEO Devin Bhushan describes as "a platform that connects people with the right information at the right time." Squint to date has picked up a number of large enterprise customers who use it to manage workflows in factories and other industrial settings, including Volvo, Siemens, Colgate-Palmolive, Michelin and Berkshire Hathaway Energy.
Relativity Space CEO Tim Ellis is hitting back against recent comments from fellow aerospace exec Peter Beck, who called launch contracts for un-flown rockets “basically worthless” earlier this month. In sharp contrast, Ellis argued in an exclusive interview with TechCrunch that building a backlog is the only way to validate product-market fit. “Deciding not to build a backlog is taking a business strategy that has failed pretty epically in history across other products, which is, ‘build it and they will come,’ without actually validating that your pricing and your product capabilities are something that solves the customer problem such that they're willing to put up material cash up front,” he said.
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A simple game of ping-pong made video games into a force to be reckoned with in 1972.
GoMetro, a South African tech company that operates in the fleet management space, has raised £9 million (~$11.4 million) in a Series A funding round led by Zenobē Energy, a strategic investor renowned for financing and operating electric buses. Zenobē Energy also engages in large-scale battery projects for wind farms, with the U.K.’s National Grid among its valued customers (notably, the London-based company recently secured a $750 million investment from KKR, earmarked for fleet electrification financing). The fleet electrification platform, which finances large electric buses and trucks in the U.K., Australia, and New Zealand and an interest in the U.S., currently manages and finances about 25% of the entire electric bus fleet in the U.K.
Free Radical Design, the re-formed studio that's working on a TimeSplitters reboot, could be shut down as soon as December 11, according to a report.
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Virginia running back Perris Jones returns home after spine surgery and nearly three-week hospital stay
Perris Jones was injured on Nov. 9 after a helmet-to-helmet collision that resulted in him being carted off.
Australia and New Zealand are facing the same challenges as the rest of tech: valuations have come back down, early-stage funding is up, and investors want their businesses to focus on sustainable long-term growth and a clear path to revenue. After all, “doing more with less isn’t a challenge — it’s the norm,” writes TechCrunch’s Rebecca Bellan. Check out what Aussie and Kiwi investors think about venture capital in those regions today.
The truck was caught on camera from a few different angles as it was being towed from a spot on a street in San Francisco.
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Goldman's CEO is finishing 2023 talking about the same subject that was front and center for him as the year began — the "noise" surrounding the Wall Street bank.
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Is China's "mysterious" wave of childhood pneumonia and other respiratory illnesses cause for concern? Experts weigh in.
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