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Instagram: Video selfies trial to verify age of teens
The Meta-owned app is trialling new verification methods to ensure teens meet platform age rules.
June 24, 2022 1:23pm UTC

Two killed as Nio electric car falls from third floor office in Shanghai
Pictures show a gaping hole in the side of car maker Nio's Shanghai HQ, and a smashed vehicle below.
June 24, 2022 3:28am UTC

Toyota recalls electric cars over concerns about loose wheels
The bZ4X is the Japanese motor industry giant's first mass-produced all-electric vehicle.
June 24, 2022 4:18am UTC

Period tracking apps warning over Roe v Wade case in US
Digital rights group the Electronic Frontier Foundation says women must know how their data is being used.
May 7, 2022 12:11am UTC

Netflix cuts 300 more jobs after subscriptions fall
In April the streaming giant reported its first subscriber loss in more than a decade.
June 23, 2022 7:57pm UTC

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.
June 23, 2022 7:12am UTC

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.
June 22, 2022 10:57pm UTC

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.
June 22, 2022 3:04pm UTC

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.
June 22, 2022 11:48am UTC

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.
June 22, 2022 2:36pm UTC