Making it easier to sneak out of group chats and the other WhatsApp changes you need to know about

Making it easier to sneak out of group chats and the other WhatsApp changes you need to know about

WhatsApp is making changes to give people more privacy and control, with a slew of new features to be rolled out to users soon. Users of the Meta-owned messaging app will be able to leave group chats silently, choose who can see them when they’re online, and prevent screenshots from being taken of “view once” … Read more

French Scientist Apologizes After ‘James Webb Image’ Revealed As Chorizo

French Scientist Apologizes After ‘James Webb Image’ Revealed As Chorizo

Picture shows a fiery red ball with light spots shining in a pitch-black background. A French scientist who tweeted a picture of a slice of chorizo ​​and claimed it was an image of a far-off star acquired by the James Webb Space Telescope has issued an apology. The image of the spicy Spanish sausage was … Read more

Musk countersuit accuses Twitter of fraud | Social Media News

Musk countersuit accuses Twitter of fraud |  Social Media News

The Tesla CEO is seeking to free himself from the $44bn Twitter buyout agreement, which he has tried to cancel. Elon Musk accused Twitter of fraud in a countersuit over his aborted $44bn deal for the social media company, which he claimed held back necessary information and misled his team about the true size of … Read more

Twitter-Musk drama escalates in legal filings claiming bad behavior

Twitter-Musk drama escalates in legal filings claiming bad behavior

The Twitter-Elon Musk saga continued this week, as the two parties traded barbs in legal filings ahead of a five-day trial that’s scheduled to start Oct. 17. Newly released legal documents from lawyers representing Musk in a countersuit against Twitter claim the social media company engaged in a scheme to “mislead investors” by providing false … Read more

Elon Musk and Twitter Have an Important Meeting on October 17

Elon Musk and Twitter Have an Important Meeting on October 17

This is the appointment not to be missed: Twitter v. Elon Musk. After three months of a campaign marked by theatrics and public shouting matches, the showdown between the richest man in the world and one of the social networks shaping public opinion finally has a date. The trial between the two parties will open … Read more

Musk’s antics turn Tesla owners, new buyers against it | Business and Economy News

Musk’s antics turn Tesla owners, new buyers against it |  Business and Economy News

Dennis Levitt got his first Tesla, a blue Model S, in 2013, and loved it. “It was so much better than any car I’ve ever driven,” the 73-year-old self-storage company executive says. He bought into the brand as well as Elon Musk, Tesla Inc.’s charismatic chief executive officer, purchasing another Model S the following year … Read more

Meta’s Done With Paying News Publishers on Facebook

Meta’s Done With Paying News Publishers on Facebook

Photo: JOSH EDELSON/AFP (Getty Images) Several news publishers are going to be out millions of dollars as Meta is now saying, in a very subdued way, there’s no place for dedicated news systems on its ever-more algorithmically based social platforms. Axios reported based on anonymous sources from inside Facebook that the company is officially backing … Read more

Tesla subpoenaed over Elon Musk’s tweets…again

Tesla subpoenaed over Elon Musk’s tweets…again

New York CNN Business — The Securities and Exchange Commission apparently isn’t done with Elon Musk and his tweets quite yet. Tesla (TSLA) disclosed in a quarterly regulatory filing Monday that it received a new subpoena from the SEC on June 13, related to “our governance processes around compliance with the SEC settlement.” That settlement, … Read more

TikTok’s Viral ‘Pink Sauce’ Makes Everyone Want to Puke

TikTok’s Viral ‘Pink Sauce’ Makes Everyone Want to Puke

Last night on Twitter, two words started trending: “Pink Sauce.” Not like the creamy, tomato-based pasta sauce, but a mysterious, controversial condiment with an alarming neon color and upsetting, viscous consistency. After an explainer from TikTok user and YouTuber Spill Sesh, who recaps internet celeb drama on their channels, made its way onto Twitter, the … Read more