Their redshirt seasons over, BYU’s Harward and Lowell are ready to contribute in big ways

BYU’s Richard Harward at the BYU basketball practice facility in Provo on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019. | Steve Griffin, Deseret News Richard Harward provides a physical presence in the paint and Wyatt Lowell is a sharpshooting big man. The pair of Utah Valley University transfers are expected to make a major impact on the BYU basketball team this season. PROVO — Make no mistake about it, Richard Harward and Wyatt Lowell didn’t enjoy sitting on the bench in street clothes during BYU basketball games last season while they redshirted after transferring from Utah Valley University. They did try to make the most of their time and opportunities, though. Now, they’re… Read More

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Arm’s conflicts in China will complicate Nvidia’s reported efforts to buy it from SoftBank

Arm and Arm China are reportedly engaged in a tense corporate governance conflict. And Arm losing control of its joint venture will complicate Nvidia’s reported efforts to buy Arm from SoftBank. UK-based chip designer Arm appears to no longer be in control of its joint-venture business unit, Arm China. In May, Arm fired Allen Wu, the head of Arm China, but Wu refused to acknowledge the decision and has continued overseeing operations of the business unit, according to Bloomberg. Arm China also reportedly won’t let members of the UK parent entity onto its premises. Last week, Arm China issued a statement reaffirming its commitment to “empowering the foundation of China’s… Read More

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5 color-correcting makeup products I swear by to blur dark circles and acne scars on my Indian skin

I have hyperpigmentation and dark circles due to my genetics and years of acne. Color-correcting in makeup is the use of red, green, purple, and yellow pigments to conceal the look of scarring, redness, acne, dark circles, and more. Indian skin differs from European and darker skin tones in that it has a unique combination of undertones the beauty market has not yet mastered. I curated a routine of five products that conceal and blur the look of my acne scarring and dark circles. For years, my makeup routine was all about the challenge of seeing how much makeup I could pile on top of my pimples and my brown… Read More

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These charts show how e-commerce growth has accelerated even more since the COVID-19 consumer stockpiling peak in March (AMZN)

E-commerce growth remains elevated even after the peak COVID-19 stockpiling period in March, according to data from IRI. E-commerce sales for consumer packaged goods, like food and household products, grew 83% during the April to early July period compared to last year. IRI expects e-commerce growth to remain strong as consumers stick to online shopping amid the pandemic and retailers invest more heavily in their online businesses. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. One of the silver linings of the COVID-19 pandemic has been the rapid rise of e-commerce, as more people shopped online while sheltered at home. The lockdown-driven shift to online shopping, which started to gain steam… Read More

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Morgan Stanley’s wealth management CIO sees data pointing to a strong cyclical recovery — and says investors should stop crowding into tech stocks

Lisa Shalett told Bloomberg she sees consumer data that points to a strong recovery. The Morgan Stanley Wealth Management CIO said the buffer for the consumer will continue if Congress can reach a stimulus deal. She also said the market wants investors to crowd into “the same tech stocks that we’ve owned for the past 11 years.” on Business Insider. Lisa Shalett, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management chief investment officer, told Bloomberg on Tuesday that she sees consumer data that points to a strong recovery, and also said that investors don’t need to crowd into tech stocks. Shalett said the personal savings rate was “very, very good,” and pointed to the… Read More

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Google Play Music will begin shutting down in September

Photo by Chris Welch / The Verge Today, Google shared a detailed timeline for Google Play Music’s shutdown. Access will be revoked in September for users in New Zealand and South Africa and for users in all other regions in October. Come December, the service will shut down completely, after which you won’t be able to transfer your content. Additionally, starting later this month Google will no longer accept purchases for music within its Play Store. Google is making these big moves now that its YouTube Music service is in full swing as its replacement. Just a few months ago, it started allowing Google Play Music users to transfer practically… Read More

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10 fast-food menu changes that outraged customers

Some fast-food menu updates have sent customers running to restaurants nationwide to try the new offerings. However, some menu changes have also upset, angered, and even outraged fast-food fans. From the temporary removal of Popeyes’ mega-popular chicken sandwich to McDonald’s back-and-forth removal and re-addition of its chicken tenders, these menu changes caused quite a stir. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. When it comes to switching up fast-food menus, some decisions don’t go over as well as others. Recently, fast-food fans expressed their outrage at multiple menu changes, including KFC’s decision to swap its famous potato wedges for fries and Taco Bell’s controversial move to drop potatoes from its… Read More

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The Motorola One Fusion Plus is coming to the US for $399

Image: Motorola Motorola announced today that it’s bringing the previously international-only One Fusion Plus to the US, where the pop-up camera smartphone will cost $399 starting on August 5th. The US version of the One Fusion Plus is identical to the international model. It features a 6.5-inch FHD+ display with a pop-up 16-megapixel camera, along with four additional sensors on the back of the device: a main 64-megapixel sensor, a wide-angle 8-megapixel camera, a 5-megapixel macro camera, and a 2-megapixel depth camera. Internally, it’ll feature a Snapdragon 730 processor, 128GB of storage, 6GB of RAM, and a 5,000mAh battery that Motorola promises will provide over two days of battery life.… Read More

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SpaceX showed it can safely ferry astronauts to and from space. In September, it’ll launch 4 more — here’s who’s next.

The success of SpaceX’s Demo-2 mission tees the company and NASA up for their next crewed launch. That mission, called Crew-1, will ferry four astronauts to the space station and back: Victor Glover, Shannon Walker, Mike Hopkins, and Soichi Noguchi. The team is expected to launch in late September. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. When NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley landed in the Gulf of Mexico after a fiery fall through Earth’s atmosphere, people around the world breathed sighs of relief — including a group of four fellow astronauts in Houston. The success of the mission, a high-stakes test of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spaceship, showed that… Read More

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T-Mobile launched its standalone 5G network in the US (TMUS)

T-Mobile’s standalone 5G network is launching throughout the US. It’s the first major phone carrier to launch such a standalone architecture. The expanded coverage means more people will have faster speed and connectivity on their smartphones and other devices in a larger number of places. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. T-Mobile is launching its own standalone 5G network, an industry first as the next-generation wireless technology continues to make its grand entrance. The company announced the network in a blog post on Tuesday. T-Mobile already had a sizable reach with its 5G network, but this new standalone network will expand it even further. The carrier’s 5G network now… Read More

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