Meta permanently bans Pornhub’s Instagram account

Meta permanently bans Pornhub’s Instagram account

Instagram says it’s permanently removed the official account for Pornhub for violating policies multiple times, Instagram’s parent company, Meta, told Motherboard. Meta claims that, over the past decade, Pornhub has repeatedly violated its terms of service regarding nudity, adult content, and sexual solicitation. However, it did not specify how exactly beyond telling the New York … Read more

Twitter’s $54.20-a-share price tag may be rising for Elon Musk

Twitter's $54.20-a-share price tag may be rising for Elon Musk

Here’s another pot joke about Elon Musk’s purchase price for Twitter that the Tesla billionaire may not find so funny: It’s at risk of getting higher and higher every day. The $54.20 that Musk initially agreed to pay for each share of Twitter — a “420” marijuana reference by Musk that amounts to a $44 … Read more

NFL Plus is coming to Verizon’s Plus Play platform

NFL Plus is coming to Verizon’s Plus Play platform

Verizon and the NFL go way back, and on Wednesday, the two groups announced their next new partnership: NFL Plus, the NFL’s new mobile streaming service, will be one of the streaming services offered on Plus Play, Verizon’s upcoming subscription management platform. Verizon first announced Plus Play in March, and to me, it sounds a … Read more

YouTube Shorts copies TikTok again with voiceover narration

Devindra Hardawar

What’s the best way for YouTube Shorts to take on TikTok? Apparently, it’s by continually copying its popular competitor. Yesterday, YouTube announced (via TechCrunch) that it would be adding voiceover narrations to Shorts on iOS. It’ll let you add your own commentary on top of existing videos with just a few taps. That’s simple enough, … Read more

An all-electric passenger plane completed its first test flight

An all-electric passenger plane completed its first test flight

A prototype all-electric passenger plane took off for the first time yesterday in a test flight that marks a significant milestone for carbon pollution-free aviation. The nine-passenger commuter aircraft called Alice took off at 7:10AM yesterday from Washington state’s Grant County International Airport. Alice is ahead of much of the pack when it comes to … Read more