Technology

Twitter bots, the problem for which Elon Musk paused his millionaire purchase

Bots have become the center of debate in recent days amid the “buy” of Twitter . What are they and how do they work? In recent weeks, the purchase of Twitter by Elon Musk  has become the most mediatic case on the internet. However, the latest movements of the millionaires have become strange and have put the bots at the center of the debate . On Tuesday, …

Blue Origin postpones its fifth manned space flight

Blue Origin announced the postponement of the NS-21 mission , with six crew members on board. Blue Origin ‘s fifth space tourism flight , scheduled for Friday with six passengers, will be postponed after technical problems were detected in the final checks of the New Shepard rocket , the company announced on Wednesday. “During our final vehicle checks, we noted that one …

YouTube: Creators will be able to co-host live shopping streams

YouTube is adding a new feature to its Live Broadcasts feature , where it will allow creators and brands to have more connection with the audience. Last year, YouTube introduced a feature that will allow viewers to purchase products directly from a live stream . Now the company is taking that feature a step further by allowing creators to co-host live shopping streams …

The purchase of Twitter by Elon Musk will be paused until it is proven how many fake accounts he has

Elon Musk claims that 20% of Twitter accounts  are bots or spam. Elon Musk has moved the market again after noting that the purchase of Twitter will be paused until the platform’s CEO publicly demonstrates how many accounts are bots or false on the platform. Musk, through a tweet, pointed out that 20% of Twitter accounts were false and that Parag Agrawal , head of the social …

157-Year-Old University Forced To Close Forever After Ransomware Attack

A ransomware attack caused Lincoln University , a 157-year-old educational institution, to shut down its service. Ransomware has become a worrying trend in the world of IT security, with a 66% increase in attacks on public organizations and successful data hijacking in two out of three attacks . The level of devastation from these raids is so severe that a 157-year-old university is forced …

Elon Musk accuses the Twitter algorithm of “manipulating” with users

Elon Musk has paused his purchase of Twitter  while it is clarified how much percentage of accounts are bots. The founder of the social network came out in front of the criticism. Elon Musk has spoken again about Twitter  after the pause of his purchase and has affirmed that the algorithm that governs it “manipulates its users”. The eccentric millionaire opened a thread on Twitter (curiously) …

Apple is already using Tap to Pay to make payments between iPhones

Apple Pay has a new convenient way to make payments. Earlier this year Apple announced Tap to Pay , a feature that will allow contactless payments via Apple Pay between iOS devices . In February, Apple put “later this year” as a tentative date for this feature. Tap to Pay is already arriving little by little, as you can see in a Twitter video. The Apple Pro account …

Xiaomi’s Cyberdog was in Lima and we were able to meet him

Xiaomi ‘s robot dog debuted in limited production, costing much less than Boston Dynamics Spots . It is not a secret that Xiaomi is not only limited to cell phones . The Chinese company has a wide variety of products, including a robot dog called Cyberdog . This curious gadget only had 1,000 units produced, which were sold to users in China who registered for a raffle. The Cyberdog was in …

Twitter CEO speaks out on the process of acquiring Elon Musk

In a Twitter thread , CEO Parag Agrawal has spoken about the possibility of the deal with Elon Musk falling through. The agreement between Elon Musk and Twitter for the acquisition of the company is going through its first episode of tension, a few weeks after it was announced. With the process in a temporary suspension , Parag Agrawal – CEO of the company – has decided to publish his …