Tesla appoints Airbnb co-founder to board

Tesla has appointed Airbnb co-founder and billionaire Joe Gebbia to its board of directors, according to a securities filing. Gebbia, a designer who co-founded Airbnb, officially joined the board September 25 as an independent director. His appointment comes a few months after leaving day-to-day operations at Airbnb. He is now an advisor to the short-term … Read more

A China-based operation sought to sway the US midterms — but failed because the propaganda workers took long lunches and

Meta took down a China-based network which sought to influence the US midterms. It was the first Chinese network Meta shut, which targeted US domestic politics before the midterms. The propaganda operation was largely ineffective, as it mostly posted when Americans were sleeping. on Tuesday said it took down a China-based disinformation network which sought … Read more

Report: Patrick Reed pulls $750 million defamation lawsuit against Golf Channel, Brandel Chamblee

Patrick Reed has given up on his legal battle with the Golf Channel and analyst Brandel Chamblee. Reed filed papers in Texas federal court on Wednesday to officially against the Golf Channel and Chamblee, . He did not give a reason. alleging that Chamblee and the Golf Channel were conspiring with the PGA Tour and … Read more

Blue Jays Vladimir Guerrero Jr. takes responsibility for poor baserunning vs. Yankees

A reality check is often required over a 162-game season, and that’s precisely what the Toronto Blue Jays received Tuesday night against the . Amid a tight wild-card race, the Blue Jays were hoping to win two straight games over one of their divisional rivals, unfortunately, a handful of sloppy mistakes proved to be a … Read more

Optus: How a massive data breach has exposed Australia

Last week, Australian telecommunications giant Optus revealed about 10 million customers – about 40% of the population – had personal data stolen in what it calls a cyber-attack. Some experts say it may be the worst data breach in Australia’s history. But this week has seen more dramatic and messy developments – including ransom threats, … Read more

Guarding Steph Curry requires ‘team effort,’ Matthew Dellavedova believes

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. originally appeared on , who took his talents to Sacramento this offseason after with the Kings, was once deemed the “Curry stopper” for his efforts in guarding superstar in the 2015 NBA Finals. Prior to landing in Sactown, … Read more

Triple-threat: Three ’90s stars are revealed at once on ‘The Masked Singer’

When we last left The Masked Singer, on last week’s , the Hummingbird had just been eliminated — but we had to wait till this Wednesday to learn his identity. The judges’ guesses had been all over the place, ranging athletes like Peyton Manning, Tom Brady, and Deon Thomas to AOR/MOR rockers like Rob Thomas, … Read more

Aaron Judge hits 61st home run to tie Roger Maris’ vaunted Yankees, AL record

has tied Roger Maris. The superstar reached a magical number with homer No. 61 against the on Wednesday. After fouling off multiple 3-2 pitches, Judge launched a 94 mph sinker off of Blue Jays reliever over the left-field wall at Rogers Centre and into the Toronto bullpen. The two-run blast gave the Yankees a 5-3 … Read more

‘Gangsta’s Paradise’ rapper Coolio dead at age 59

Coolio, known for massive 1990s hip-hop hits like “Fantastic Voyage,” “C U When U Get There,” “1,2,3,4 (Sumpin’ New),” and the Dangerous Minds movie theme “Gangsta’s Paradise,” has died of a suspected cardiac arrest, . He was 59 years old. The West Coast rapper, who real name was Artis Leon Ivey Jr., is survived by … Read more