Today marked forty days since the death of Masha Amini, an Iranian woman killed by the morality police while in custody for breaking Iran's strict rules for women's dress. Thousands of mourners and protestors marched to her grave today, defying the government's violent crackdown on protests that have followed the 22-year-old's death.
Supreme Court Justice Samuel said today that the leak of the court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, ending decades of the constitutionally protected right to abortion, has made the justices \"targets\" and impacted the legitimacy of the court.Go deeper →
Apple begrudgingly confirmed that the iPhone will now switch over to USB-C chargers.Go deeper →
Darrell Brooks has been found guilty by a Wisconsin court of 76 charges for killing six people after driving his SUV into a Christmas parade in 2021. Brooks represented himself, and the trial was filled with his erratic and disrespectful behavior.Go deeper →
A South Carolina judge has ordered mark Meadows to testify before the Georgia grand jury investigating Trump's administration's efforts to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election in the state.Go deeper →
The tv series sequel to the hit movie \"Sausage Party\" from the wacky brain of Seth Rogen is in development with Amazon Prime. The food-turned-animated objects will star original cast members Seth Rogen, Kristen Wiig, Michael Cera, David Krumholtz, and Edward Norton.
TJ Maxx announced that they would no longer sell Yeezy branded merchandise after several other companies, including Balenciaga, Gap, and Adidas, have severed ties with the rapper for antisemitic comments and increasingly erratic behavior.Go deeper →
Elon Musk tweeted today that he had landed at the Twitter HQ ahead of the finalization of his deal to buy Twitter. He also changed his bio on the platform to \"Chief Twitt.\"
The driverless car startup backed by VW and Ford, Argo.ai, announced it is shutting down.Go deeper →
Meta shares dropped 19% today after it released its Q3 earnings results and a weak forecast for Q4. Mark Zuckerberg also reiterated to investors that Reality Labs, which develops the Metaverse, would lose even more money in coming quarters. Reality Labs has lost $9.4 billion so far this year.Go deeper →
The billionaire entrepreneur and singer Rihanna finally announced she is releasing a new song after a six-year hiatus that will be featured in the upcoming Black Panther movie's soundtrack. The song title is \"Lift Me Up.\"
While Facebook ad rules supposedly ban ads promoting weapons, the Tech Transparency Project found that some gun sellers are managing to run ads on the platform anyways.Go deeper →