Memphis cops disband unit after murder
After the 5 cops tourtured and murdered a man on video, the police chief has disbanded their unit. For context though its only a small sub-group of the whole department.
A Tesla caught fire out of nowhere
The driver insists they were not speeding, apparently. The battery just kinda went WOOSH.
Archeologists continue to find very old things
I am under-selling this one like a ton but archeologists apparently found obsidian tools that date back 500,000 years earlier than we previously thought they were being used.
Macbook, more like scrapbook
MacBooks are becoming unusable because security on them is so good that if one gets stolen, its basically bricked. So now there's a ton of brand new bricked macbooks floating around.
But also Apple is being sued over privacy shenanigans
Apple talks a big game about keeping your safe from prying eyes, but their eyes are prying, too.
A congressman gave an AI generated speech about AI
I WOULD PREFER IF THEY DID NOT
Tech CEO sets new record for most tone-deaf layoff letter
The PagerDuty CEO literally quoted MLK and praised execs getting promotions while also laying off staff
Google made an AI that generates music from prompts
Like ChatGPT or Midjourney but for music
Docs show Elon Musk directly punishing people
Some suspended accounts have notes alongside them such as "Suspension: Direct request from elon musk"
Amazon adds surcharge for grocery purchases under $150
So order another dozen eggs, I guess.
COVID may be a cause for a massive increase in heart attacks for younger adults
A new study came out that shows an alarming increase in heart attacks among 25-40 year olds and links it to COVID-19.
Self-driving taxis are causing havoc here and there
One of them ran over an in-use fire hose, causing firefighters to lose time while, well, fighting a fire.
Hey maybe stay off dating apps in Oregon
Apparently theres a dude tourturing people and he's possibly using dating apps to find victims.