Competition TV: The battle of streaming services

Competition TV: The battle of streaming services – CBS News Watch CBS News An explosion of streaming services, apps and platforms is delivering more television content to more people than ever before. But more choice for subscribers means challenges for streamers – from HBO Max, Netflix, Amazon Prime, Apple TV+ and Hulu, to CBS’ parent … Read more

FIDE reprimands Magnus Carlsen for quitting match after one move but ‘shares his deep concerns’ about cheating in chess | CNN

CNN  —  The International Chess Federation (FIDE) reprimanded world champion Magnus Carlsen for resigning from an online chess match against fellow grandmaster Hans Niemann after just one move but added that it shared the world No.1’s “deep concerns about the damage that cheating brings to chess.” “We strongly believe that there were better ways to … Read more

Gold extends losses to third day, price plunges Rs3,750 per tola in Pakistan

A representational image of gold jewellery. — Reuters/File Price of gold settles at Rs150,100 per tola. Gold has lost around Rs5,000 per tola in last three sessions.  Silver prices in domestic market remain unchanged. KARACHI: Gold extended losses into a third session on Saturday, closing slightly above the threshold of Rs150,000 per tola in line … Read more

Phelps finds new focus in mental health fight | The Express Tribune

PARIS: A self-confessed “shark” in the water Michael Phelps trained non-stop in pursuit of his all-consuming dream to become the greatest swimmer of all time. But the 37-year-old disclosed that none of his 60 plus gold medals, including a record 23 in the Olympics, weigh more than his current career as a mental health advocate. … Read more

Undersea volcano eruption in Tonga was a “once-in-a-lifetime event” that could warm Earth’s surface, scientists say

When an undersea volcano erupted in Tonga in January, its watery blast was huge and unusual — and scientists are still trying to understand its impacts. The volcano, known as Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai, shot millions of tons of water vapor high up into the atmosphere, according to a study published Thursday in the journal Science. … Read more

Tom Hardy makes surprise appearance at martial arts tournament | CNN

CNN  —  Tom Hardy’s resumé is filled with high-intensity scenes, from taking on Batman as Bane, to being a host for alien symbiote Venom and playing the titular role in post-apocalyptic movie “Mad Max: Fury Road.” Now, the blockbuster star can add martial arts champion to his list of action-packed accolades. The 45-year-old English actor … Read more