Musk’s Twitter deal faces backlash from advocacy groups

Musk’s Twitter deal faces backlash from advocacy groups

Pavlo Gonchar | Light Rocket | Getty Images A dozen advocacy groups are launching a new campaign Friday aimed at blocking Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s $44 billion purchase of Twitter, warning he will degrade important safeguards on the platform if he’s allowed to take control. The Stop the Deal campaign, shared exclusively with CNBC, includes … Read more

How tech firms and users can protect privacy

How tech firms and users can protect privacy

SENSITIVE MATERIAL. THIS IMAGE MAY OFFEND OR DISTURB Abortion rights protesters participate in nationwide demonstrations following the leaked Supreme Court opinion suggesting the possibility of overturning the Roe v. Wade abortion rights decision, in New York City, US, May 14, 2022. Caitlin Ox | Reuters The Supreme Court’s decision on Friday to roll back the … Read more

Top smartphones launched in August: OnePlus 10T, Samsung Galaxy Fold4, Moto Razr 2022, and more

Top smartphones launched in August: OnePlus 10T, Samsung Galaxy Fold4, Moto Razr 2022, and more

The Indian smartphone market, despite its slowdown, has a slew of new launches lined up for August. As the new month kicks off, there are a number of new smartphones that are tipped to launch in India this month. From flagship smartphones to foldable phones and value-centric ones, the smartphones launching in India and around … Read more

Twitter accepts Elon Musk’s buyout deal

Twitter accepts Elon Musk’s buyout deal

Twitter’s board has accepted an offer from billionaire Elon Musk to buy the social media company and take it private, the company announced Monday. The stock closed up 5.64% for the day after it was halted for the news. “Free speech is the bedrock of a functioning democracy, and Twitter is the digital town square … Read more

Putting Bitcoin On African Feature Phones – Bitcoin Magazine

Putting Bitcoin On African Feature Phones – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an editorial opinion by Heritage Falodun, a Bitcoin analyst and computer scientist based in Nigeria. Expanding Bitcoin adoption across the African continent won’t only come through bitcoin its declaration as legal tender, but through easy and low-cost access as well. People’s opinions are colored with different perspectives, but mine is all about painting … Read more

release date, price in India, specifications, and everything else we know

release date, price in India, specifications, and everything else we know

iQOO’s latest flagship smartphone, the iQOO 9T, is ready to hit the Indian market and will boast of some of the highest-end hardware features available in the market. The iQOO 9T runs the latest and greatest Qualcomm chipset, the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1, and will compete with the likes of other flagship devices such as … Read more