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Could nuclear desalination plants beat water scarcity?

Could nuclear desalination plants beat water scarcity?

There are already around 20,000 desalination plants worldwide, almost all of which are onshore. The majority are located in Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait, with others in countries including the UK, China,…

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Elon Musk: Billionaire’s daughter cuts ties with her father

Elon Musk: Billionaire’s daughter cuts ties with her father

He has also said he is a fan of Ron DeSantis, the Republican Florida governor who introduced the so-called “Don’t Say Gay” bill. This controversial piece of legislation restricts schools from teaching students about sexual…

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BBC finds upskirt footage shared in Facebook groups

BBC finds upskirt footage shared in Facebook groups

Meta, Facebook’s owner, says it has removed a large number of accounts and groups posting pictures and videos of upskirting, following an investigation by BBC News. The BBC found thousands of users openly sharing obscene…

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NHS warns of scam Covid-test texts

NHS warns of scam Covid-test texts

Fake messages tell recipients they have been in contact with a Covid case and should order a test. Source link

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Chinese man jailed for sexual assault of Alibaba employee on work trip

Chinese man jailed for sexual assault of Alibaba employee on work trip

The woman was assaulted after being made to drink on a work trip, and then fired after going public. Source link

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Meta board hears over a million appeals over removed posts

Meta board hears over a million appeals over removed posts

The Oversight Board, which oversees Facebook and Instagram, said only 47 were submitted by Meta itself. Source link

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Missing Cryptoqueen: Is Dr Ruja Ignatova the biggest Bitcoin holder?

Missing Cryptoqueen: Is Dr Ruja Ignatova the biggest Bitcoin holder?

If Dr Ruja still has the 230,000 bitcoins, she would be one of the currency’s largest holders. In November 2021, her stake would have peaked at nearly $15bn, but at the time of writing it…

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Twitter tests ‘notes’ feature with 2,500 word limit

Twitter tests ‘notes’ feature with 2,500 word limit

The trial will allow some users to share “notes” beyond the normal 280-character limit for tweets. Source link

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New Tesla factories losing billions of dollars, Musk says

New Tesla factories losing billions of dollars, Musk says

Elon Musk said the Covid-19 lockdown in Shanghai was “very difficult” for the electric car maker. Source link

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Netflix cuts 300 more jobs after subscriptions fall

Netflix cuts 300 more jobs after subscriptions fall

In April the streaming giant reported its first subscriber loss in more than a decade. Source link