In an interview through tweets, Dorsey talks about tech responsibility, Tesla CEO Elon Musk and Cheez-Its.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk said his fleet of electric vehicles will be getting a “dog mode” to protect pets from overheating. The feature, which will be rolled out next week, will be able to detect when a pet is locked inside the car — and keep the temperature at a safe level. The New Zealand […]
schwit1 shares a report from UPI: About 4.2 million people worldwide die every year within 30 days of surgery — more than from HIV, tuberculosis and malaria combined, a new study reports. The findings show that 7.7 percent of all deaths worldwide occur within a month of surgery, a rate higher than that from any […]
Enlarge (credit: Chicago Auto Show) From its start in 1901, the Chicago Auto Show has grown to become the largest auto show in North America. Held every February at the massive McCormick Place Convention Center, the Chicago Auto Show opens for its 111th run today. Typically the scene of vehicle debuts, 2019 was no exception, […]
Chicago might not be the biggest event on this year’s auto show calendar, but several automakers are nevertheless bringing a number of important debuts.
Enlarge (credit: Randy Adams / Flickr) Last November, photo-hosting site Flickr announced that it was going to slash the storage afforded to free accounts; they’d be capped at just 1,000 pictures each. Starting January 8 this year, free accounts with more than 1,000 pictures were rendered unable to upload any new images, and on February 5, […]
Reddit is about to get a huge new round of investment of up to $300 million. As Gizmodo points out, “the first $150 million is reportedly expected to come from the Chinese tech giant Tencent, the first ever Asian technology company to pass a $500 billion market value.” The investment is complicated since Reddit is […]
Director Abe Forsythe talks about his new film Little Monsters, which debuted at the Sundance Film Festival. We’ve got our first look at footage from Little Monsters, Australian director Abe Forsythe’s new black comedy that just debuted at the Sundance Film Festival. It’s been described as Zombieland meets Kindergarten Cop, and based on this footage […]
Facebook announced today that it has removed 783 pages, groups and accounts that were apparently engaging in "coordinated inauthentic behavior" tied to Iran. According to Facebook, these accounts mostly operated under a false or concealed identity, a…