States Get Final OK to Build Highway EV Charging Network

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; WASHINGTON — Attention, potential car buyers: New electric vehicle charging stations are on their way to highway locations near you. All 50 states received final approval Tuesday to begin Läs mer…

Podcasters Are Buying Millions of Listeners, Raising Questions About Marketing Tactics

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Podcasters are always hunting for new, flashy places to promote their shows, ranging from billboards to floats in parades to airplane banners. Some networks, though, have uncovered a less-glamorous, Läs mer…

Meta Disabled a Pro-Kremlin Campaign of Fake News About Ukraine

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A sprawling disinformation network originating in Russia sought to use hundreds of fake social media accounts and dozens of sham news websites to spread Kremlin talking points about the Läs mer…

Apple Begins Making iPhone 14 in India Weeks Ahead of Schedule

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Apple Inc. began making its new iPhone 14 in India sooner than anticipated, after a surprisingly smooth production rollout that slashed the lag between Chinese and Indian output from Läs mer…

Hurricane Fiona Amplifies Tensions Between Puerto Rico and its New Crypto Residents

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; As Hurricane Fiona battered Puerto Rico this week, wiping out power across the island, the real estate influencer and crypto investor Hayden Bowles posted a message on TikTok. “An Läs mer…

The Promise—And Possible Perils—of Editing What We Say Online

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Have you ever sent a text or shared something online that you immediately regretted? Most of us have. Facing the ramifications of saying something thoughtless, reckless, or rash can Läs mer…

Facebook Owner Meta Said to Be Pushing Workers Out to Cut Costs

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Meta Platforms Inc. is cutting costs by at least 10% in the coming months and will rely more on employee attrition as part of the push, according to the Läs mer…

YouTube’s Next Move in the Race to Beat TikTok

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; YouTube is giving more creators more opportunities to make money in an apparent bid to compete with TikTok. The Google-owned company announced at Tuesday’s “Made on YouTube” event that Läs mer…

The Founder of 8chan Says America Must Build a Safer Internet

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; After weeks of activist pressure, internet infrastructure company Cloudflare recently ended its support for Kiwi Farms, an online group that’s been described as “the web’s biggest community of stalkers.” Läs mer…

Why Ethereum is Dropping After the Merge

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Last week was a celebratory one for Ethereum: the world’s second-largest blockchain successfully transitioned to Proof of Stake after a painstaking eight-year development process. (Read more here about the Läs mer…

Elon Musk Enters In-Flight Wi-Fi Market With Small Satellites

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; SpaceX wants to show the world its Starlink satellite system can deliver Netflix and YouTube at 30,000 feet. So it recently held a demo for the media aboard a Läs mer…

Teenage Hacker Claims to Breach Uber, Security Researcher Says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Uber said Thursday that it reached out to law enforcement after a hacker apparently breached its network. A security engineer said the intruder provided evidence of obtaining access to Läs mer…

Senate Vote on Big Tech Antitrust Bill Unlikely Before Election, Key Players Say

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A high-profile antitrust bill intended to curb the power of tech giants like Amazon and Google appears to have enough support to pass Congress but likely won’t be voted Läs mer…

Looking for a New Job? Ask Someone You Barely Know

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Acquaintances are likely to be more vital to your online job search than close friends or family, according to a new study. Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Läs mer…

Ethereum’s Merge Has Finally Been Completed

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; After eight years of delays, the blockchain Ethereum has transitioned to a new method of verifying transactions, known as Proof of Stake. The technical upgrade, called the merge, was Läs mer…

California Is Suing Amazon, Alleging the Company Violates Antitrust Laws

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; NEW YORK — California is suing Amazon, accusing the company of violating the state’s antitrust laws by stifling competition and engaging in practices that push sellers to maintain higher Läs mer…

TikTok Users Are Likely to See Misinformation on Elections, Vaccines, and More, Researchers Say

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; TikTok may be the platform of choice for catchy videos, but anyone using it to learn about COVID-19, climate change or Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is likely to encounter Läs mer…

In Wall Street’s Worst Day Since June 2020, Dow Falls 1,250 as Inflation Stays High

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; NEW YORK— Stocks tumbled to their worst day in more than two years Tuesday, knocking the Dow Jones Industrial Average down more than 1,250 points, following Wall Street’s humbling Läs mer…

‘Real Harm to Real People.’ Twitter Whistleblower ‘Mudge’ Testifies Over Security Failures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; In his first public appearance since he made a series of explosive accusations against Twitter in a whistleblower complaint last month, Peiter “Mudge” Zatko, the company’s former security chief, Läs mer…

Beyonce and Nas Producers Will Make Music for Bored Ape Rock Band

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A rock band made up of virtual apes, created last year at the height of crypto mania, now has actual musicians putting together its sound—a pair of sought-after producers Läs mer…

Potential Rail Strike Squeezes Biden Between Unions and Economic Peril

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Biden administration is pressuring labor unions and freight-rail operators to agree on a new contract before a Friday deadline to avert a strike that risks disrupting the U.S. Läs mer…

For Some Women With ADHD, TikTok Is the First Place They Felt Heard

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Emilie Leyes, 27, works with actors in New York to build mental resilience and manage work stress. When she started scrolling through TikToks about attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), Läs mer…

A Top Ethereum Developer Plays Down the Inevitable Glitches During the Merge

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Around Sept. 15, the blockchain Ethereum will make a crucial software update known as “the merge,” which will significantly reduce Ethereum’s energy usage and set the stage for the Läs mer…

Online Hate Speech Increases During Extreme Hot and Cold Weather, Study Shows

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Humans prefer their weather in something of a Goldilocks zone—a not-too-hot, not-too-cold temperature window which not only affects our physical comfort, but also our mood. During heat waves or Läs mer…

Crypto Mining Could Hurt Climate Progress, New White House Report Says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The White House says the environmental impact of producing cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin could impede U.S. efforts to combat climate change. The conclusion thrusts the Biden administration into the center Läs mer…

The Dream of an ‘Internet Country’ That Would Let You Work From Anywhere

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Liam Martin of Ottawa, Canada, couldn’t have looked more suspicious when he walked up to the Australian border agent wearing an Armani suit and an overstuffed backpacker rucksack. “So, Läs mer…

They Were Told They’d Find Good Tech Jobs. Now They’re Being Hounded for Thousands of Dollars

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The very idea that she, a Black person living in Alabama, could make $75,000 a year in the tech industry after just a 10-week boot camp is what drew Läs mer…

Here’s Everything Apple Just Announced At Its iPhone 14 Launch Event

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Apple kicked off its highly anticipated fall product launch on Wednesday, which includes a smartwatch model that can measure body temperature and track ovulation cycles. The tech giant is Läs mer…

Elon Musk Can Use Twitter Whistleblower Complaint in Lawsuit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Elon Musk can bring a Twitter Inc. whistle-blower’s complaint about spam and bots on the social media platform into his defense against the company’s lawsuit to make him complete Läs mer…

Why the Ethereum Merge Matters

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; In about a week, one of the most significant shifts in crypto’s history will happen when the blockchain Ethereum completes a software update known as “the merge.” The merge, Läs mer…

The U.S. Releases New Plans In the Fight To Bring Chip-Making Back

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Commerce Department on Tuesday took another step toward boosting chip manufacturing in the U.S., announcing that it will start dispersing $39 billion to companies that want to build Läs mer…

Your Biggest Questions About Kids and Phones, Answered

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Today’s parents are confronting a new challenge that previous generations didn’t have to reckon with: when to get their kids a smartphone, and how to manage its use. According Läs mer…

Facebook Owner Meta Is Failing to Prevent Repeat of Jan. 6 in Brazil, Report Warns

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Meta is failing to stop a Jan. 6-style movement gaining traction on Facebook and WhatsApp in Brazil, a rights group has warned in a new report. Campaigning for Brazil’s Läs mer…

Meta Is Building AI That Reads Brainwaves. The Reality, So Far, Is Messy

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Researchers at Meta, the parent company of Facebook, are working on a new way to understand what’s happening in people’s minds. On August 31, the company announced that research Läs mer…

What Mark Zuckerberg Revealed About His Metaverse Plans

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Mark Zuckerberg’s Meta has poured over $10 billion into metaverse research this year alone. What is he spending on, and what does he hope to accomplish in building virtual Läs mer…

The Twitter Edit Button Is Coming. Here’s How It Will Work

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Twitter announced that they are giving the people what they want — 15 years too late, but happening nonetheless: an edit button. The company announced on September 1 that Läs mer…

Tech Companies Are Missing a Brutal Wave of Hate Speech in Japan

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Immediately after Shinzo Abe was assassinated by a gunman on July 8, a rumor quickly spread on Japanese social media. It falsely claimed that the suspect was a “Zainichi Läs mer…

TRUTH Social’s Biggest Problem Is Trump

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump’s social media company, TRUTH Social, is struggling with a host of financial, legal, and technical issues that threaten its very future. But its biggest problem, according to Läs mer…

Snap Said to Be Cutting 20% of Workforce

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Snap Inc. is planning to lay off about 20% of its nearly 6,500 employees following weeks of planning, the Verge reported. Job cuts will begin on Wednesday with the Läs mer…

Instagram Adds Ways for Users to Adjust Their Suggested Posts

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Instagram, racing to improve its algorithm to catch up with TikTok, is asking its users for some input. The social media app, owned by Meta Platforms Inc., is now Läs mer…