Rivian production grows 67% in 3Q, confirms 2022 goals

Rivian production grows 67% in 3Q, confirms 2022 goals

Workers inspect a Rivian R1T electric vehicle (EV) pickup truck on the assembly line at the company’s manufacturing facility in Normal, Illinois, US., on Monday, April 11, 2022. Jamie Kelter Davis | Bloomberg | Getty Images Electric vehicle maker Rivian Automotive said Monday that it produced over 7,000 vehicles in the third quarter, its highest … Read more

Treasury warns digital assets could threaten stability of economy

Treasury warns digital assets could threaten stability of economy

The Treasury Department warned Monday that unregulated cryptocurrencies could pose a risk to the U.S. financial system. The warning was a part of the first major public report released by the Treasury’s Financial Stability Oversight Council on digital assets. The council identified digital or “crypto” assets such as stablecoins as well as lending and borrowing … Read more

Ukrainian ambassador tells Elon Musk to ‘f— off’ after billionaire’s Twitter poll

In this photo illustration, Twitter account of Elon Musk is seen on a smartphone screen and Twitter logo in the background. Pavlo Gonchar | Lightrocket | Getty Images WASHINGTON — American tech billionaire Elon Musk drew the public ire of Ukraine’s top officials Monday after the Tesla CEO tweeted what he claimed was the most … Read more

Optus cyber attack: Optus customers confused after receiving texts and emails as external review is launched

Optus has come under fire for sending “unclear” text messages and emails to customers who had details leaked in a mass data breach. In the days following the attack, hackers released the personal details of 10,000 Optus customers. WATCH THE VIDEO ABOVE: Anger at Optus over massive data breach. Watch the latest News on Channel … Read more

Christmas is coming early with Lindsay Lohan holiday film

CNN  —  Netflix chose October 3, naturally, to drop more information about Lindsay Lohan’s upcoming Christmas movie. That day has special significance given that it is “Mean Girls Day.” In a now famous scene from that 2004 movie, the character Aaron Samuels (played byJonathan Bennett) asks Cady Heron (played by Lohan), “What day is it?” … Read more

Google Japan Puts Entire Keyboard on One Long Stick

Several years ago, Google Japan started cooking up weird novelty keyboards as an annual April Fools’ Day prank. Most of the creations, including a working version of Google’s mobile Gboard keyboard wrapped around a cup, are more or less sight gags. They also don’t seem to be bound to April anymore. But this year’s creation … Read more

Google Shuts Down Translate Services in Mainland China

Google has long had a strained business relationship with China, and despite all the effort it’s only captured barely 2% of the search market.Photo: fn.artworks (Shutterstock) Folks on the Chinese mainland looking to find occasionally garbled translations of foreign languages will be out of luck, as Google announced over the weekend it was pulling back … Read more

Giant Bomb, GameSpot And Metacritic Sold To Fandom For $50m

Image: Fandom The gaming press world has been in quite some turmoil of late. Tencent just gutted Fanbyte, G4TV just fired a bunch of its staff, and Future Publishing just let go a swathe of writers and editors, despite making hundreds of millions of dollars last year. So it’s with perhaps some trepidation we report … Read more

Dream, the Minecraft-playing YouTube star, finally reveals his face

New York CNN Business  —  Dream, a YouTube star with more than 30 million subscribers, has finally revealed his face after hiding behind a smiley-face mask for years. “My name is Clay, maybe you’ve heard of me, maybe not,” he posted in a YouTube video Sunday night. “Maybe you clicked on this video out of … Read more