Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey doubles down on his criticism of Facebook and YouTube while defending Alex Jones’ right to keep tweeting (TWTR)

NBC Jack Dorsey doubled down on his criticism of Facebook and YouTube for removing Infowars host Alex Jones. In a new interview with NBC News, the Twitter CEO said his peers had been “inconsistent” in their handling of Jones. He defended Jones’ right to keep tweeting, despite Twitter freezing the conspiracy theorist’s account for seven […]

A Silicon Valley startup with Chelsea Clinton on its board is launching the first at-home test for an HIV prevention drug, and you can try it right now

Nurx Nurx, a Silicon Valley prescription drug delivery startup that once solely dispensed birth control, is launching a new service that allows patients who want HIV-prevention drug Truvada to do the required testing at home. It’s a big move for the company, which recently raised $ 36 million and added Chelsea Clinton to its board […]

Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in Charlottesville 1 year after the deadly Unite the Right rally — here’s how the day unfolded

Chris Jones/Business Insider One year after a white-supremacist rally turned violent, ultimately killing Heather Heyer, a Charlottesville local, people gathered to memorialize the one-year anniversary. Last year, a gathering of white nationalists at the Unite the Right rally clashed with counter-protesters. This year, locals and demonstrators came together to honor Heyer, stand in solidarity against […]

Evacuation by drone is right around the corner

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Videos,Autoblog Minute,Original Video This thing even has a rocket propelled parachute. Continue reading Evacuation by drone is right around the corner Evacuation by drone is right around the corner originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 11 Aug 2018 18:04:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. […]

Britons at risk of OUTLIVING their pension pot – are you making the right decisions?

Pensions are a regular payment made by the state or a private company to Britons when they retire. After a long working life it is often something to look forward to, but can also be a big source of worry. Pensions are sometimes a minefield, with making the right decisions and saving enough being of […]

DC metro scraps plan for special trains for Unite the Right demonstrators after workers protest

Washington’s Metrorail authorities have abandoned the idea of providing dedicated trains for white nationalists expected to descend on the capital on the anniversary of Charlottesville riots after it was slammed by a trade union. “Metro will not be having a separate train, or a separate car, or anything separate for anybody at this event that […]

A matchmaker says the right sentence at the wrong time can put the kibosh on a budding romance

nd3000 / Shutterstock A common dating mistake is telling someone you’re looking for a serious commitment — as soon as you meet them. That’s according to matchmaker Claudia Duran. Duran said you should take time to get to know the person and see if there’s any chemistry before deciding they’re The One. If you’re coming […]

The 10 best soccer players in the world right now, according to FIFA

Getty Images FIFA, the world governing body in soccer, has announced a shortlist of 10 candidates for The Best FIFA Men’s Player for 2018 just weeks after the conclusion of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The winner of the award, which attempts to recognise the “extraordinary achievements” of soccer players over the past season, will be […]