Airbnb hires famed Apple designer Jony Ive’s firm as it eyes IPO

Airbnb has tapped famed Apple design boss Jony Ive to spruce up the home-sharing startup’s products as it prepares to go public. Ive and his...

Tesla reports fifth-straight quarterly profit on record revenue

Elon Musk’s Tesla reported its fifth consecutive quarter of profitability on Wednesday in just the latest sign that his electric car company has not...

Apple debuts ‘Express’ outdoor shopping model amid COVID-19

Apple is experimenting with an outdoor shopping model as it tries to Covid-proof its retail experience. The iPhone-maker’s new “Express” stores  — which typically consist...

Facebook, Instagram reportedly censor posts about Nigeria’s anti-police brutality protests

Facebook wrongly tagged posts about anti-police brutality demonstrations in Nigeria as fake news — suppressing the content, according to a report Thursday. The social media...

Trio of astronauts safely return to Earth after 6 months in space

MOSCOW — A trio of space travelers safely returned to Earth on Thursday after a six-month mission on the International Space Station. The Soyuz MS-16...

This ‘diabolical’ beetle can survive being run over by a car

Even a bodybuilder couldn’t take on this beetle. And one tried. Jesus Rivera, an engineer at the University of California at Riverside, once challenged a...

EU to link national COVID-19 tracing apps together

BRUSSELS — The European Commission on Monday launched an EU-wide system devised to link national COVID-19 tracing apps together in its latest effort to...

Snap up 30 percent on advertising surge amid Facebook boycott

Investors sent shares of Snapchat’s parent company up nearly 30 percent on Wednesday after it said that advertisers have been snapping out of their...

AI bot creating fake nudes of more than 100,000 women on messaging app

A deepfake bot has used artificial intelligence to “undress” images of women on the messaging app Telegram, according to new research. Security specialist Sensity announced...

These five people are allowed to tweet but one of America’s oldest newspapers can’t

Alexander Hamilton must be rolling over in his grave. The New York Post, one of America’s oldest newspapers, founded by America’s first monetary expert-turned pop...

Star Wars: Squadrons Crams Tons of Fun in a Tiny Cockpit

I’m flying through the Nadiri Dockyards,...

FCC moves to ‘clarify’ Section 230 law following censoring of Post story

Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai on Thursday sent shockwaves through Silicon Valley when he announced plans to “clarify the meaning” of a law...

Google now lets you search for a song by humming or singing its tune

Google announced this week it is adding a “search a song” button to its search bar that will allow users to hum, sing or...

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