Alone at the controls of Twitter, Elon Musk prints his mark

Board of directors thanked, teams mobilized, surveys and promises of all kinds: Elon Musk, the new leader of Twitter, wasted no time in making his mark on the influential social network. The boss of Tesla and SpaceX bought the Californian company on Thursday, and immediately dissolved the board of directors, thus becoming the “sole director … Read more

Bermuda is storing water and food for Hurricane Fiona

AFP, published on Thursday, September 22, 2022 at 8:16 p.m. Bermuda residents were stockpiling water, food and candles on Thursday as they waited out a powerful Category 4 hurricane Fiona, which was advancing towards the Atlantic archipelago after wreaking havoc in the Caribbean. Fiona’s Eye is due to pass 180km west of this British territory … Read more

Peiter “Mudge” Zatko, whistleblower and joker in the Twitter-Musk case

Known and respected in the cybersecurity community, the former security chief of Twitter Peiter Zatko is a boon for Elon Musk in the case which opposes him to the social network, even if the scope of the accusations of the launcher warning remain to be demonstrated. Nicknamed “Mudge”, the 51-year-old computer scientist must answer questions … Read more

In Florida, the hunt for Burmese pythons to help the ecosystem but also mental health

AFP, published on Monday, August 22, 2022 at 08:23 Enrique Galan may be terrified at the sight of a yellow locust, but he does not hesitate to dig into the vegetation of the Everglades to hunt Burmese pythons, an invasive species that has been ravaging the ecosystem of this wetland area for years. Florida. When … Read more

Six years in prison for a second kidnapper of Lady Gaga’s dogs

AFP, published on Thursday, August 11, 2022 at 10:21 p.m. A second man accused of violently assaulting an employee of American singer Lady Gaga to kidnap the star’s dogs was sentenced to six years in prison on Thursday in Los Angeles. Lafayette Shon Whaley, 28, pleaded guilty to attempted robbery, admitting he was part of … Read more