Musk bullish on Tesla gross sales as value cuts enhance demand

Jan 25 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc’s (TSLA.O) aggressive value cuts have ignited demand for its electrical automobiles, Chief Govt Elon Musk mentioned on Wednesday, enjoying down considerations {that a} weak economic system would throttle patrons’ curiosity. The corporate barely beat Wall Road targets for fourth-quarter income and revenue earlier on Wednesday regardless of a pointy … Read more

Meta to reinstate Donald Trump’s Fb and Instagram accounts

Jan 25 (Reuters) – Meta Platforms Inc (META.O) mentioned Wednesday it is going to reinstate former U.S. President Donald Trump’s Fb and Instagram accounts within the coming weeks, following a two-year suspension after the lethal Capitol Hill riot on January 6, 2021. The restoration of his accounts might present a lift to Trump, who introduced … Read more

Microsoft cloud outage hits customers world wide

Outage impacts Microsoft cloud platform Azure for hours A number of Microsoft companies together with Groups and Outlook hit Microsoft says most clients now have service restored Shares down 3.2% Jan 25 (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) mentioned on Wednesday it had recovered all of its cloud companies after a networking outage took down its … Read more

Ukrainian inside minister killed in helicopter crash close to Kyiv

Helicopter got here down in fog close to nursery, induced hearth One little one amongst 14 confirmed useless Inside minister and two senior officers killed BROVARY, Ukraine, Jan 18 (Reuters) – Fourteen folks together with Ukraine’s inside minister and a toddler have been killed when a helicopter crashed in fog close to a nursery exterior … Read more

China acquires ‘golden shares’ in two Alibaba models

BEIJING, China, Jan 13 (Reuters) – China has acquired minority stakes with particular rights in two home models of tech big Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (9988.HK), enterprise registration data confirmed, as Beijing extends a marketing campaign to strengthen management over on-line content material. Beijing has been taking ‘golden shares’ in personal on-line media and content … Read more

Twitter hacked, 200 million person e mail addresses leaked, researcher says

LONDON, Jan 5 (Reuters) – Hackers stole the e-mail addresses of greater than 200 million Twitter customers and posted them on an internet hacking discussion board, a safety researcher mentioned Wednesday. The breach “will sadly result in a number of hacking, focused phishing and doxxing,” Alon Gal, co-founder of Israeli cybersecurity-monitoring agency Hudson Rock, wrote … Read more

Twitter again on-line after world outage hits 1000’s

Dec 28 (Reuters) – Twitter Inc suffered a serious outage on Wednesday, leaving tens of 1000’s of customers globally unable to entry the favored social media platform or use its key options for a number of hours earlier than providers appeared to return again on-line. The incident is the social media web site’s first obvious … Read more

‘Coup-mongering’ Bolsonarista’s battle cry reveals a radicalized Brazil

RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec 28 (Reuters) – Practically two weeks after Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva defeated far-right President Jair Bolsonaro in Brazil’s most fraught election in a era, Milton Baldin arrived within the capital Brasilia to attempt to overturn the outcome. A small enterprise proprietor from the deep inside of Brazil, Baldin, 55, joined … Read more

Twitter restores suicide prevention characteristic after Reuters report

NEW YORK, Dec 24 (Reuters) – Twitter Inc restored a characteristic that promoted suicide prevention hotlines and different security sources to customers trying up sure content material, after coming beneath strain from some customers and shopper security teams over its removing. Reuters reported on Friday that the characteristic was taken down a number of days … Read more

Fb guardian Meta to settle Cambridge Analytica case for $725 million

Dec 23 (Reuters) – Fb proprietor Meta Platforms Inc (META.O) has agreed to pay $725 million to resolve a class-action lawsuit accusing the social media large of permitting third events, together with Cambridge Analytica, to entry customers’ private data. The proposed settlement, which was disclosed in a court docket submitting late on Thursday, would resolve … Read more