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1 fun thing: Using AI to count frogs

Illustration of a frog surrounded by a burst of star shapes filled with international currencies
Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios
Ina Fried
8 hours ago - Technology

CEOs fret over frayed supply chains

Illustration of a supply ship surrounded by rectangles made of international currency.
Illustration: Allie Carl/Axios
Jennifer A. Kingson
Updated 12 hours ago - Technology

Humanoid robots for rent

Ameca, a humsnoid robot, greets a Bavarian official.
Ameca interacts with Markus Söder, Minister President of Bavaria, at an event in Nuremberg. Photo by Daniel Karmann/picture alliance via Getty Images
Stephen Totilo
May 27, 2022 - Technology

Members of 6 U.S. armed forces to compete in esports event

Members of the Air Force Gaming team. Photo Air Force Gaming
Stephen Totilo
May 27, 2022 - Technology

Nintendo describes its struggle to develop Nintendo Switch Sports

Nintendo Switch Sports. Screenshot: Nintendo

SEC investigating Elon Musk's Twitter disclosures

Elon Musk's Twitter profile page.
Photo illustration by Chesnot/Getty Images
Brady Dale
May 27, 2022 - Economy & Business

Blockchain lottery sells NFTs for legal defense in suit that cuts to the core of DeFi

Illustration of a gavel emerging from a shadow
Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios
Ina Fried
May 27, 2022 - Technology

Davos crowd sees power and perils of data

Illustration of the famous Davos sign as binary code
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

Top Fed official warns about U.S. falling behind in digital dollar race

Fed vice chair Lael Brainard testifies before Congress
Federal Reserve vice chair Lael Brainard during a Senate confirmation hearing earlier this year. (Photo: Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
Brady Dale
May 26, 2022 - Economy & Business

Crypto startups brace for a long bear

Illustration of a bear being stubborn with its arms crossed.
Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios