Sunday, December 3, 2023

US govt

Ukraine aid left out of US govt funding package

Raising questions about future US support Congressional supporters of Ukraine say they won’t give up after a bill to keep the federal government open excluded President Joe Biden’s request to provide more security assistance to the war-torn nation. Still, many lawmakers...

Report says Twitter okayed 83% of govt requests to restrict content, Musk reacts 

Under Elon Musk, Twitter approved a staggering 83 per cent of government requests to either restrict or block content globally, including in India and Turkey, the media reported. Since Musk's takeover in October 2022, the micro-blogging platform received 971 requests...

US govt questions Tesla over Musk’s full self-driving tweet

 The US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has asked Tesla about a tweet by its CEO Elon Musk that the electric car-maker will remove the driver monitoring warning from its Full Self-Driving (FSD) software. An NHTSA spokesperson confirmed to...