Startups Weekly: Why Lyft’s $2.2B IPO wasn’t “crazy land” or “nuts” – TechCrunch

Lyft completed its long-awaited IPO this week, trading 21 percent higher Friday than its initial offering price of $72 per share. It closed its first day of trading at about $78 per share, up roughly 9 percent. I spoke to IPO guru Brian Hamilton, the CEO of b… [+4835 27kC0oU2Qw8]

2019 WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play: Live coverage, golf scores, bracket, Tiger Woods vs. Rory McIlroy – CBS Sports

The Round of 16 at the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play is… not the most thrilling set of matchups we’ve ever had. But that’s offset by the dream matchup of the tournament. Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy will face each other at 9:30 a.m. ET for the first time… [+1330 kQ9I1O3B688]

Valve teases its virtual reality headset, the Valve Index – Rock Paper Shotgun

A website has appeared for the Valve Index, a new virtual reality headset from (obviously) Valve. This is where Im supposed to tell you more about it, but alas, I cannot, because the webpage simply reads Upgrade your experience. May 2019. What will happen whe… [+1160 ZxN4iJ8Rhdc]

‘We’re in the Last Hour’: Democracy Itself Is on Trial in Brexit, Britons Say – The New York Times

It was barely seven summers ago that Britain presented itself to the world as a confident, outward-looking, post-imperial country. The opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympics featuring a flock of sheep, a snippet of the Sex Pistols music and a skit about a skyd… [+1497 5wrF4yN5CLM]

Former Democratic Sen. David Boren accused of sexually assaulting male student – Washington Examiner

F ormer Democratic Sen. David Boren, D-Okla., is accused of sexually assaulting a male student from the University of Oklahoma while Boren was the university’s president. Boren, 77, who served as Oklahoma governor and U.S. senator prior to becoming the presid… [+1764 PrZMz3N_qNA]