Ex-SpaceX engineers in race to build first commercial electric speedboat

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Small business Ex-SpaceX engineers in race to build first commercial electric speedboat LA-based Arc Boat company announces $4.25m seed fund to start work on 475-horsepower craft Rupert Neate Wealth Läs mer…

Big tech’s big week raises fears of ‘Blade Runner future’ of mega-company rule

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Technology Big tech’s big week raises fears of ‘Blade Runner future’ of mega-company rule Amazon, Google, Apple and Microsoft all reported record-breaking profits amid a pandemic bonanza but recent Läs mer…

SolarWinds: Russian hackers broke into email accounts at US attorney offices

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Hacking SolarWinds: Russian hackers broke into email accounts at US attorney offices Department of Justice says 27 prosecutors’ offices breached All four New York offices may have lost sensitive Läs mer…

Google becomes latest tech firm to delay reopening as Delta variant spreads

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Google Google becomes latest tech firm to delay reopening as Delta variant spreads The company also announced a vaccine mandate for employees who return in person for the new Läs mer…

Activision Blizzard employees walk out over harassment and ‘frat boy’ culture allegations

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Los Angeles Activision Blizzard employees walk out over harassment and ‘frat boy’ culture allegations Hundreds gathered outside video game company’s headquarters in California while others took part in a Läs mer…

‘Disinfo kills’: protesters demand Facebook act to stop vaccine falsehoods

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook ‘Disinfo kills’: protesters demand Facebook act to stop vaccine falsehoods Activists to place body bags at company’s Washington HQ False information on vaccines shared widely on network Kari Läs mer…

Why is a big oil company investing huge amounts of money in Wyoming wind?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Green lightEnvironment Why is a big oil company investing huge amounts of money in Wyoming wind? Anschutz Corporation, which made billions drilling oil, is building a 732 power line Läs mer…

Tesla second-quarter profits top $1bn even as it struggles to handle demand

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Tesla Tesla second-quarter profits top $1bn even as it struggles to handle demand A global shortfall of semiconductors has affected the Tesla supply chain as well as car manufacturers Läs mer…

Tech firm hit by giant ransomware hack gets key to unlock victims’ data

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Cybercrime Tech firm hit by giant ransomware hack gets key to unlock victims’ data Kaseya’s universal key can free the files of hundreds of organizations, ending the worst of Läs mer…

Magacoin: pro-Trump cryptocurrency attracts over 1,000 people to sign up

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Cryptocurrencies Magacoin: pro-Trump cryptocurrency attracts over 1,000 people to sign up Magacoin bills itself as the ‘digital currency for the MAGA community’ but data from the site shows most Läs mer…

Briton arrested over high-profile Twitter account hacks

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Hacking Briton arrested over high-profile Twitter account hacks 22-year-old faces multiple charges in connection with attacks on accounts of politicians and celebrities Reuters in Washington Wed 21 Jul 2021 Läs mer…

Uber and Lyft drivers to join day-long strike over working conditions

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Uber Uber and Lyft drivers to join day-long strike over working conditions Workers for app companies call for better wages and protections for those seeking to unionize Kari Paul Läs mer…

‘A systemic failure’: vaccine misinformation remains rampant on Facebook, experts say

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook ‘A systemic failure’: vaccine misinformation remains rampant on Facebook, experts say Misinformation ‘superspreader’ accounts found still active even as vaccination rates flag and cases rise in US Kari Läs mer…

Bitcoin price slides amid EU call to make transfers traceable, and rise of ‘stablecoins’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Bitcoin Bitcoin price slides amid EU call to make transfers traceable, and rise of ‘stablecoins’ European regulator want banks to hold personal details of cryptocurrency clients, while US wants Läs mer…

White House official and Pelosi aide test positive for Covid, reports say – live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Key events Show 10.58am EDT 10:58 Report: White House official and Pelosi aide test positive for Covid 9.50am EDT 09:50 US imposes sanctions against Honduran president and family 9.23am Läs mer…

Jeff Bezos hails ‘best day ever’ after successful Blue Origin space flight

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jeff Bezos Jeff Bezos hails ‘best day ever’ after successful Blue Origin space flight Suborbital flight on New Shepard rocket lasted 11 minutes Bezos blasted for traveling to space Läs mer…

Biden calls on Facebook to tackle misinformation after saying it’s ‘killing people’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Joe Biden Biden calls on Facebook to tackle misinformation after saying it’s ‘killing people’ President says he hopes platform won’t take his earlier remark ‘personally’ and instead act to Läs mer…

US says Microsoft Exchange hack shows ‘aggressive behavior’ by China

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Hacking US says Microsoft Exchange hack shows ‘aggressive behavior’ by China Announcement highlights cyberthreat posed by Chinese government hackers as US trying to curb Russia-based hacks Associated Press in Läs mer…

Bezos to attempt his most ambitious delivery yet with Blue Origin spaceflight

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jeff Bezos Bezos to attempt his most ambitious delivery yet with Blue Origin spaceflight First human spaceflight of Blue Origin’s sub-orbital New Shepard rocket to launch in Texas How Läs mer…

Majority of Covid misinformation came from 12 people, report finds

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus Majority of Covid misinformation came from 12 people, report finds CCDH finds ‘disinformation dozen’ have combined following of 59 million people across multiple social media platforms Erum Salam Läs mer…

Biden says Covid-19 misinformation is 'killing people' – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Joe Biden says social media platforms such as Facebook ’are killing people’ for allowing misinformation about coronavirus vaccines to be posted. ’Look, the only pandemic we have is among Läs mer…

Winner who paid $30m for space flight with Bezos won’t go due to ‘scheduling conflicts’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jeff Bezos Winner who paid $30m for space flight with Bezos won’t go due to ‘scheduling conflicts’ Anonymous person will be replaced by 18-year-old recent high school graduate on Läs mer…

The person to ‘weaken’ America: what the Kremlin papers said about Trump

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Russia The person to ‘weaken’ America: what the Kremlin papers said about Trump Documents appear to show how Russian intelligence worked to install their preferred candidate as president Papers Läs mer…

Israeli spyware firm linked to fake Black Lives Matter and Amnesty websites – report

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Hacking Israeli spyware firm linked to fake Black Lives Matter and Amnesty websites – report Researchers say web domains masquerading as activist, health and media groups are used by Läs mer…

Silicon Valley before the silicon: a boy’s own story – in pictures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; New Varathane Plastic Finish, Sunnyvale, California, 1960 A skater demonstrates the durability of a plastic floor at David’s father’s new business. Hawkeye, by David Pace (d.2020), is published by Läs mer…

Mint condition Super Mario 64 game sells for record $1.5m

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Super Mario Mint condition Super Mario 64 game sells for record $1.5m Sealed cartridge dating from 1996 is described as one of fewer than five copies in such condition Läs mer…

Vancouver judge’s decision over Huawei finance chief may deepen US-China row

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Huawei Vancouver judge’s decision over Huawei finance chief may deepen US-China row Judge refuses to admit new evidence that might have helped Meng Wanzhou avoid extradition to US Patrick Läs mer…

FinTok: how TikTok is helping young people use cash wisely

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Consumer affairs FinTok: how TikTok is helping young people use cash wisely It’s not just jokes and emojis – the video-sharing platform can help users learn how to manage Läs mer…

‘We expect them to act’: Biden presses Putin on ransomware groups, hints at retaliation

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US foreign policy ‘We expect them to act’: Biden presses Putin on ransomware groups, hints at retaliation Joe Biden’s hour-long phone call with the Russian leader suggests growing impatience Läs mer…

Huawei finance chief faces setback in fight against US extradition

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Huawei Huawei finance chief faces setback in fight against US extradition Vancouver judge denies bid by Meng Wanzhou to add over 300 HSBC documents to her legal battle Staff Läs mer…

Cryptocurrency firm Circle to float in US in $4.5bn merger deal

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Cryptocurrencies Cryptocurrency firm Circle to float in US in $4.5bn merger deal Operator behind USD Coin will merge with company chaired by former Barclays chief executive Bob Diamond Mark Läs mer…

Will Trump’s big tech lawsuits succeed? Experts say chances are slim

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump Will Trump’s big tech lawsuits succeed? Experts say chances are slim Legal scholars suggest former president’s complaint may bring the attention he craves but doesn’t present a Läs mer…

US urged to investigate deceptive Facebook ads tied to rightwing group

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook US urged to investigate deceptive Facebook ads tied to rightwing group Watchdog calls for inquiry after Guardian investigation reveals ‘Green party’ ads were placed by conservative marketing firm Läs mer…

Who’s behind the Kaseya ransomware attack – and why is it so dangerous?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Hacking Who’s behind the Kaseya ransomware attack – and why is it so dangerous? The breach has affected hundreds of businesses around the world, and experts fear the worst Läs mer…

Ransomware hackers demand $70m after attack on US software firm Kaseya

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Hacking Ransomware hackers demand $70m after attack on US software firm Kaseya Between 800 and 1,500 businesses around the world, including supermarkets and dentists’ offices, affected by attack Reuters Läs mer…