Elon Musk tweets that the Boring Company’s first tunnel is set to open on December 10

The Joe Rogan Podcast/YouTube Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said on Twitter on Sunday that his Boring Company, which aims to lower the cost of building high-speed transit tunnels, has almost completed its first tunnel.  The tunnel will open on December 10, and reportedly run under Hawthorne in the Los Angeles area. Musk has […]

Twitter & NATO think tank publish database of tweets, pics… and GIFs by ‘Russian trolls’

Ahead of midterm elections, Twitter has reminded Americans that democracy is still under threat by releasing millions of tweets by pesky Russians (and Iranians) from the past decade. How do they know? Well, that’s the question. Twitter says the database released on Wednesday contains an archive of tweets and media “we believe resulted from potentially […]

Star Wars writer FIRED by Disney over tweets: Fan backlash gets really nasty

Wendig wrote the best-selling Star Wars; Aftermath trilogy, which fills in the gaps that lead up to the events of The Force Awakens. He also wrote a novelisation of that movie. He was currently mid-way through a five-part miniseries Shadow of Vader when he was summarily fired. He revealed the news on Twitter is a […]

Fast sedans and loose Tweets | Autoblog Podcast 555

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Earnings/Financials,Government/Legal,Podcasts,Audi,BMW,Cadillac,GM,Mercedes-Benz,Tesla,Crossover,Sedan We talk cars from Mercedes-AMG and Audi and the future of Tesla. Continue reading Fast sedans and loose Tweets | Autoblog Podcast 555 Fast sedans and loose Tweets | Autoblog Podcast 555 originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 28 Sep 2018 14:04:00 EDT. Please see our terms […]

Kristen Bell read President Donald Trump’s tweets using her ‘Gossip Girl’ voice — and she nailed it

NBC Kristen Bell appeared on NBC’s “Late Night With Seth Meyers” on Wednesday and was asked to read three of President Donald Trump’s tweets using her “classic Gossip Girl send-off.” Bell narrated the titular character on the hit teen drama.  “We feel as though a lot of Donald Trump’s tweets feel very gossipy,” Meyers explained. […]

Chuck Grassley fumes about the Christine Blasey Ford-Brett Kavanaugh saga in a series of bizarre tweets

Alex Brandon/AP Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley granted Christine Blasey Ford’s attorneys an extension to decide whether she’ll speak to lawmakers about her claim that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when they were in high school in the 1980s. Ford’s attorneys sent a letter to the committee on Friday ahead of an initial 10 […]

Facebook temporarily deleted cross-posted tweets

If your Facebook suddenly looked sad and empty, devoid of all those tweets you cross-posted over the years, don’t worry: they’ll be back soon enough. Some users have recently discovered that their cross-posted tweets disappeared from Facebook, including discussions that took place on the platform, and for a while it wasn’t clear whether it was […]