It’s not unusual for me to test Porsches in quick succession. But it is odd to have back-to-back 911s, as I recently did with the eighth-generation of the greatest sports car ever made, designated 992.
Twitter has taken down thousands of accounts linked to China that were part of a “manipulative and coordinated” campaign to spread disinformation around topics including the Hong Kong protests and the coronavirus. The state-backed Twitter campaign
Graham Rapier writes that U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla sold 11,095 Shanghai-made Model 3 vehicles in China in May, more than triple the volume seen in April, according to the China Passenger Car Association. Tesla
Sportswear brand Reebok has announced that it will be ending its association with CrossFit following remarks by the American fitness brand’s founder and chief executive on Twitter. However, those talks are now over after CrossFit founder Greg Glassman replied
NBC wrote ‘Google was sued Tuesday in a proposed class action accusing it of illegally invading millions of users’ privacy by tracking their internet use from browsers set in “private” browsing mode. The lawsuit seeks
Alphabet Inc’s Google on Thursday published reports for 131 countries showing whether visits to shops, parks, and workplaces dropped in March when many governments issued stay-at-home orders to rein in the spread of the novel
Walt Disney Co’s top streaming executive, Kevin Mayer, will leave the entertainment and theme parks giant to become the chief executive officer of TikTok, the popular video app owned by China’s ByteDance Technology Co, the
Panasonic’s chief financial officer said the company is seeing strong demand for battery cells from US partner Tesla and they are in talks to expand their joint plant in Nevada, which is now profitable. The
Coca-Cola has launched its message of thanks to people helping to make the world a better place during Covid-19, in celebration of International Workers’ Day. The film tells a story of two sides, presenting the negative
Apple will start gradually reopening US stores beginning next week, the company said in a statement Friday. Most Apple stores outside of China closed in mid-March as COVID-19 spread around the globe. Since then, Apple
Apple now has $192.8 billion cash on hand, according to the company’s fiscal second-quarter earnings report released Thursday. That’s down 7.4% from its fiscal first quarter of 2020, when the company reported a $207.06 billion cash pile. Apple has continuously hosted one of
Moderna hopes to begin manufacturing its as-yet unapproved coronavirus vaccine “as early as July,” CEO Stephane Bancel told CNBC on Friday. Moderna is pushing forward with manufacturing the potential vaccine, called mRNA-1273, in hopes that it proves safe for humans
Throughout the coronavirus pandemic in the US, Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has been outspoken about his thoughts on everything from ventilator shortages to possible treatments to the severity of the virus overall. Now,
TripAdvisor is reducing staff by 900 employees as the coronavirus pandemic hammers the travel industry. Prior to the cuts, the company had about 4,200 employees, according to corporate filings. TripAdvisor previously let go 200 employees, CNBC reported in January.