Author: naprzekorcom

Sean McDermott on run offense: Thought we’d be further along, adjustments being made

The Bills ran for at least 117 yards in each of their first five games and they finished that stretch with a 4-1 record, but they haven’t been as productive on the ground in their last three outings. Buffalo ran for 102 yards in a Week Eight win over the Dolphins, but they were held […]

EXCLUSIVE Ping An seeks to sell $2.1 bln stake in Autohome

Financial conglomerate Ping An Insurance Group of China (601318.SS) is seeking to offload its 44% stake in auto services portal Autohome (2518.HK), three people familiar with the situation said. Ping An, which is currently the biggest shareholder of Beijing-based Autohome via an offshore entity, has held talks with several strategic and private equity investors for […]

Tim Cook says he owns cryptocurrency

Apple CEO Tim Cook has confirmed that he has invested his personal money in cryptocurrency during a discussion today at the New York Times’ Dealbook conference. “I think it’s reasonable to own it as part of a diversified portfolio,” the CEO said during a conversation with Andrew Ross Sorkin. “I’m not giving anyone investment advice, […]

Science Says There’s Always Room For Dessert

It’s Thanksgiving and you’ve just stuffed yourself to the brim with turkey, potatoes, stuffing, cranberry sauce, and just about everything else on the table. And then, they bring out the pie. Eh, you still have some room—let’s be honest, there’s always room for pie. Even when your pants’ button is about to pop, your “dessert […]

Derek Carr: It was nice to see DeSean Jackson flying down the field at practice

In last week’s loss to the Giants, it was clear that the Raiders were missing a vertical element to their passing game. Enter DeSean Jackson, who went through his first practice with Las Vegas on Wednesday. Jackson told reporters that he felt like the Raiders were “a perfect fit.” His new quarterback, Derek Carr, said […]

Japan’s SBI to weigh Shinsei majority stake if tender offer succeeds

SBI Holdings Inc (8473.T) on Friday said it would consider taking a majority stake in Shinsei Bank Ltd (8303.T) if it succeeds in its $1.1 billion tender offer to raise its stake in the mid-sized lender to 48% from about 20%. However, SBI will retract its offer if Shinsei Bank pursues a poison pill defence, […]

The new Wyze Cam Floodlight offers a big field of view for a small price

Wyze, the brand that’s known for its budget-friendly line of smart home products, has just introduced a new affordable security device to its ecosystem: the Wyze Cam Floodlight. The wired Wyze Cam Floodlight sits at a price of $84.99 (plus $14.99 for shipping), which is quite a bit lower when compared to other floodlight cams […]

Wartime Ice Cream: The Secret Weapon To Boosting Morale

It may seem obvious that coffee and tobacco are staples for many serving in the military, but did you know ice cream has been a morale booster since World War I? This comfort food produces a physiological response that makes those who eat the frozen treat subconsciously think about calming memories, such as eating the […]

Patrick Mahomes: I’m going to continue to take shots downfield

The Chiefs have won two straight games to move back above .500 on the season, but concerns about their offensive production haven’t gone away. Kansas City has scored just 33 points in those two wins and they have gone 0-for-9 on passes that have traveled at least 20 yards down the field. Those deep shots […]

Hangzhou latest Chinese city to pledge land for affordable rental homes

China’s eastern city of Hangzhou, known for its high cost of living, has pledged to allocate at least 10% of new residential land for affordable rental housing each year, joining Guangzhou and Shenzhen to meet rising demand as their populations grow. China has stepped up efforts to address housing issues faced by young people particularly […]