Snapchat developer’s profit warning sends social media stocks tumbling

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Snapchat developer’s profit warning sends social media stocks tumbling Snap Inc’s shares fall nearly 40% in early trading as fears grow over global downturn A profit warning from Snapchat’s Läs mer…

Airbnb to close in China amid repeated Covid lockdowns

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Airbnb to close in China amid repeated Covid lockdowns With pandemic restrictions showing no sign of ending, home rental service says it will cease taking bookings for accommodation inside Läs mer…

Dutch police create deepfake video of murdered boy, 13, in hope of new leads

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Dutch police create deepfake video of murdered boy, 13, in hope of new leads Video shows simulation of Sedar Soares, who was shot dead in 2003, asking public to Läs mer…

Zuckerberg sued by DC attorney general over Cambridge Analytica data scandal

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Zuckerberg sued by DC attorney general over Cambridge Analytica data scandal Karl Racine accuses Facebook co-founder of direct knowledge of policies that allowed firm to gather data of millions Läs mer…

YouTube removes more than 9,000 channels relating to Ukraine war

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; YouTube removes more than 9,000 channels relating to Ukraine war Exclusive: Platform takes ‘unprecedented action’ to address content guideline violations since invasion Russia-Ukraine war: latest updates YouTube has taken Läs mer…

Crypto is starting to lose its cool – just look at El Salvador | Rowan Moore

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Crypto is starting to lose its cool – just look at El Salvador Rowan Moore Fantasies of a Bitcoin City have been undermined by the country’s huge losses in Läs mer…

Elon Musk denies he sexually harassed attendant on private jet in 2016

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Elon Musk denies he sexually harassed attendant on private jet in 2016 Billionaire says report is ‘utterly untrue’ after allegation he paid $250k in 2018 to settle claim Elon Läs mer…

Crypto crash unlikely to reduce its climate impact, expert says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Crypto crash unlikely to reduce its climate impact, expert says Enormous energy consumption has barely reduced despite $1tn being wiped off the sector The crypto crash will not reduce Läs mer…

Don’t accidentally hire a North Korean hacker, FBI warns

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Don’t accidentally hire a North Korean hacker, FBI warns Employing remote IT workers who are secretly working for Kim Jong-un’s regime poses risks and may breach sanctions, say US Läs mer…

Q&A: the collapse of terra and what it could mean beyond crypto

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Q&A: the collapse of terra and what it could mean beyond crypto After the crash of the ‘stablecoin’ sparked panic, could the fall of the wider crypto market lead Läs mer…

$7.6bn of ‘stablecoin’ tether redeemed since start of crypto crisis

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; $7.6bn of ‘stablecoin’ tether redeemed since start of crypto crisis Figures suggest company has paid out more than total cash on hand, as terra backers prepare relaunch Digital investors Läs mer…

Taking his advice was like ‘chewing broken glass’: the short life of dating guru Kevin Samuels

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Taking his advice was like ‘chewing broken glass’: the short life of dating guru Kevin Samuels The self-styled expert was quick to criticize Black women in the relationship sphere Läs mer…

Planned EU rules to protect children online are attack on privacy, warn critics

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Planned EU rules to protect children online are attack on privacy, warn critics Encrypted messaging apps could be threatened by requirement for platforms to search for and combat child Läs mer…

Turmoil in crypto market as ‘stablecoin’ tether breaks dollar peg

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Turmoil in crypto market as ‘stablecoin’ tether breaks dollar peg Fears of contagion among already falling cryptocurrencies if tether follows terra into collapse Tether, the largest “stablecoin” and a Läs mer…

Elon Musk pledges to overturn Twitter’s ban on Donald Trump

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Elon Musk pledges to overturn Twitter’s ban on Donald Trump Tesla boss says decision in January last year was ‘morally bad and foolish in the extreme’ Elon Musk has Läs mer…

What we know about Spain’s cyber espionage spyware scandals

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; What we know about Spain’s cyber espionage spyware scandals Spain’s Pegasus spyware revelations have come to a head with the sacking of the country’s spy chief Two years after Läs mer…

Ex-Facebook moderator in Kenya sues over working conditions

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Ex-Facebook moderator in Kenya sues over working conditions Petition alleges local workers subjected to irregular pay and inadequate mental health support A former Facebook moderator has filed a lawsuit Läs mer…

NFTs: the great rush may be over – but are they in actual decline?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; NFTs: the great rush may be over – but are they in actual decline? Jack Dorsey’s first tweet sold for $2.9m in 2021 then could not get past $14,000 Läs mer…

Catalans demand answers after Spanish spy chief confirms phone hacking

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Catalans demand answers after Spanish spy chief confirms phone hacking Paz Estaban told committee spyware was used on 18 Catalan activists with judicial approval, sources say The Catalan government Läs mer…

Elon Musk secures $7bn in outside funding for Twitter takeover

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Elon Musk secures $7bn in outside funding for Twitter takeover Investors include Larry Ellison, co-founder of Oracle, and Saudi prince Alwaleed bin Talal Elon Musk has secured $7.14bn (£5.7bn) Läs mer…

Elon Musk considers ‘slight’ Twitter fee for commercial users

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Elon Musk considers ‘slight’ Twitter fee for commercial users Government users may also be charged, says billionaire, who has agreed to buy platform for $44bn Elon Musk has said Läs mer…

Over 200 Spanish mobile numbers ‘possible targets of Pegasus spyware’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Over 200 Spanish mobile numbers ‘possible targets of Pegasus spyware’ Data leak reveals scale of potential surveillance by NSO Group client believed to be Morocco More than 200 Spanish Läs mer…

‘Supersonic ballet’: helicopter briefly catches falling rocket

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; ‘Supersonic ballet’: helicopter briefly catches falling rocket Rocket Lab test successfully hooks booster in midair before having to drop it into South Pacific A space company has briefly managed Läs mer…

Square Enix sells its western studios and hits such as Tomb Raider for $300m

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Square Enix sells its western studios and hits such as Tomb Raider for $300m Japanese gaming company behind Final Fantasy series secures deal with Sweden-based Embracer The Japanese gaming Läs mer…

Spanish prime minister’s phone ‘targeted with Pegasus spyware’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Spanish prime minister’s phone ‘targeted with Pegasus spyware’ Minister for presidency says ‘illicit’ targeting will be investigated by Spain’s highest criminal court The Spanish government has said the mobile Läs mer…

Facebook moderators call on firm to do more about posts praising Bucha atrocities

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook moderators call on firm to do more about posts praising Bucha atrocities Company insists any content glorifying violence against Ukrainians not allowed, but moderators say lack of guidance Läs mer…

Elon Musk sells $8.5bn-worth of Tesla shares after Twitter deal

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Elon Musk sells $8.5bn-worth of Tesla shares after Twitter deal Carmaker’s shares fell this week over concerns CEO would offload stock to help fund takeover of platform Elon Musk Läs mer…

Airbnb embraces home working with location-blind equal pay model

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Airbnb embraces home working with location-blind equal pay model Firm to pay staff in US, UK and other countries flat rates regardless of their region’s living costs Airbnb staff Läs mer…

Samsung ad featuring woman running alone at 2am criticised as ‘naive’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Samsung ad featuring woman running alone at 2am criticised as ‘naive’ Reclaim These Streets joins running groups in calling ad insensitive ‘especially in light of Ashling Murphy’ 01:07 A Läs mer…

Elon Musk says Twitter must be ‘neutral’ as wave of leftwing users quit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Elon Musk says Twitter must be ‘neutral’ as wave of leftwing users quit World’s richest man aims to reassure followers saying he will not seek to politicise social media Läs mer…

Private equity executive sought to undermine NSO critics, data suggests

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Private equity executive sought to undermine NSO critics, data suggests Information released under data protection laws sheds light on apparent effort to undermine Canadian research group Citizen Lab When Läs mer…

Workers think less creatively in Zoom meetings, study finds

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Workers think less creatively in Zoom meetings, study finds Face-to-face gatherings produce more ideas – and more inventive ones – than videoconferencing, say researchers As if the endless muting Läs mer…

Elon Musk engages with tweets criticising Twitter staff

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Elon Musk engages with tweets criticising Twitter staff Acquisition agreement allows Musk to tweet about deal but not to disparage firm or its representatives Elon Musk has engaged with Läs mer…