Elon Musk’s China ties add potential risks to Twitter acquisition

BEIJING — Elon Musk’s ties to China, in his role as the largest shareholder in electric car brand Tesla, could complicate his bid to buy Twitter. Other companies seeking to enter China are bowing to pressure to follow Beijing’s stance on Taiwan and other issues. But Twitter is shut down by internet barriers that prevent […]

Auto Manufacturers Add Technology to Automobiles, Software Tracks Bugs

About six months after Gary Gilpin rented a Subaru Outback from a California dealer, the screen went black and never turned on. Mr Gilpin took the car to the dealership as he thought it would be a quick reset. “It was a full month until I got my car back,” said Mr Gilpin, who runs […]

Proud Boys Reunite Locally to Add to Rankings Ahead of 2022 Midterms

While the Proud Boys’ membership is not public, Mr. Holt said the group grew up in small towns and counties. Often times, their presence has been enough to spoil things. Last month, the school board in Beloit, Wis. said it was canceling classes as some Proud Boys were at a local protest over mask requirements. […]

Will the SEC Add to Facebook’s Troubles?

Internal research showing Facebook’s awareness of the harm it does to children and its role in inciting violence and health misinformation worries investors like Julie Goodridge, portfolio manager at NorthStar Asset Management. He, along with the New York State Audit Office and other investment funds, presented a motion for the next shareholder meeting, calling for […]

AMC Will Add Screen Captions in Some Locations

AMC Entertainment, the world’s largest movie theater chain, will offer open captions at 240 locations in the United States, and the company’s CEO will make such a move. specification As “a real advance for those who are hard of hearing or where English is a second language”. Movie theaters provide captions through devices that some […]

Zuckerberg to Add to Facebook Privacy Suite

WASHINGTON — The Attorney General of the District of Columbia plans to involve Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in a consumer protection lawsuit in one of the first efforts by a regulator to personally expose him to potential financial and other penalties. Attorney General Karl Racine said on Tuesday that the ongoing negotiations for the case […]

FDA to Add Rare Nerve Syndrome Warning to Johnson & Johnson

The Food and Drug Administration plans to warn that Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus vaccine could lead to an increased risk of a rare neurological condition known as Guillain-Barré syndrome. Problems and a temporary security pause earlier this year, according to several people familiar with the plans. While regulators have found the chance of developing the […]