NASA’s CAPSTONE lunar probe has more problems than we thought

Artist’s rendering of CAPSTONE.Image: Nasa Controllers with the CAPSTONE mission are attempt to regain control of the Probe bound to the Moon, which is currently collapsing, is experiencing temperature issues and is unable to use its solar panels to fully recharge its batteries. In a update released on Monday, Advanced Space described it as a … Read more

Twitter whistleblower reveals employees fear Chinese agent is collecting user data

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sep 13 (Reuters) – Disclosures from a former Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) An executive-turned-whistleblower shows Twitter was made aware that at least one Chinese agent worked for the social media company, U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley said in his opening remarks at a Senate hearing on Tuesday with … Read more

US lawmakers question Twitter over security practices ahead of whistleblower testimony

CNN Business — US lawmakers sent Twitter more than a dozen questions about its security practices on Monday, on the eve of corporate whistleblower testimony before Congress in which he is expected to expose damning allegations of security and privacy vulnerabilities within the struggling social media company. In a letter to CEO Parag Agrawal, senior … Read more

US, Mexico to cooperate on semiconductors, electric vehicles

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico and the United States plan to take advantage of the Biden administration’s massive investment in semiconductor production to push the integration of their supply chains and cooperate on expanding the production of electric vehicles through Mexico’s nationalized lithium industry, officials from both countries said Monday Both efforts seek to eat … Read more

Twitter whistleblower to testify on Capitol Hill. Here’s what to expect

Lawmakers on the Senate Judiciary Committee are expected to question Zatko about his claims that Twitter has undisclosed security and privacy vulnerabilities that could threaten users, investors and even U.S. national security. What Zatko says in Tuesday’s hearing could lay the groundwork for further investigations by Congress, federal regulators and law enforcement officials. His testimony … Read more

Why wireless carriers are able to give out iPhone 14s for free

CNN Business  —  The unveiling of the latest iPhone 14 lineup earlier this week has already spurred a flurry of new promotions from wireless giants including AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon. All three of the major US carriers have announced deals that allow qualifying customers to get the latest Apple smartphone for free, under certain conditions, … Read more

The Apple event had an unusually dark tone, emphasizing emergency features

When Apple hosted its annual iPhone 13 launch event in 2021, it started with a cheery video featuring jazz dancers celebrating California’s natural beauty (which can be captured with an iPhone camera, of course) . The shade of Launch of the Apple iPhone 14 this week was darker. After zooming into Apple headquarters from space, … Read more

Roblox is getting into ads to diversify beyond virtual goods

Roblox has built a user base of over 52 million by providing a gaming and entertainment platform primarily aimed at children. Now the company wants advertisers to join in the fun. As part of its annual developer conference on Friday, Roblox is announcing plans to launch ads next year, marking the company’s first significant effort … Read more

Robinhood users buy and hold companies ‘they know, understand and believe in for the long-term.’ Here are their favorite stocks.

Tech companies, electric-vehicle makers and some meme stocks are part of the aggregate mix of equities inside the portfolios of Robinhood users, according to a new index from the brokerage app geared at new investors. These are stocks like Amazon AMZN, +2.66%, Microsoft MSFT, +2.30%, Tesla TSLA, +3.60%, Apple AAPL, +1.88%, Ford Motor Company F, … Read more

This year’s Apple event had an unusually dark undertone

When Apple hosted its annual iPhone 13 launch event in 2021, it started with a cheery video featuring jazz dancers celebrating California’s natural beauty (which can be captured with an iPhone camera, of course) . The tone of Launch of the Apple iPhone 14 this week was darker. After zooming into Apple headquarters from space, … Read more