Twitter will roll out long-awaited edit button to paid subscribers

Twitter will roll out long-awaited edit button to paid subscribers

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 1 (Reuters) – Twitter Inc (TWTR.N)will launch a widely requested edit button for its paid subscribers in the coming weeks, the social media company said Thursday. For years, Twitter users have demanded the ability to edit their tweets after publishing in order to fix errors … Read more

Musk’s SpaceX and T-Mobile plan to connect mobile phones to satellites, boost cell coverage

Musk’s SpaceX and T-Mobile plan to connect mobile phones to satellites, boost cell coverage

Aug 25 (Reuters) – U.S wireless carrier T-Mobile US Inc (TMUS.O) will use Elon Musk-owned SpaceX’s Starlink satellites to provide mobile users with network access in parts of the United States, the companies announced on Thursday, outlining plans to connect users’ mobile phones directly to satellites in orbit. The new plans, which would exist alongside … Read more

Baidu unveils autonomous vehicle without steering wheel

Baidu unveils autonomous vehicle without steering wheel

BEIJING, July 21 (Reuters) – China’s search engine giant Baidu Inc on Thursday unveiled its new autonomous vehicle (AV) with a detachable steering wheel, with plans to put it to use for its robotaxi service in China next year. Cost per unit will drop to 250,000 yuan ($37,031.55) for the new model, compared with 480,000 … Read more

UK launches aviation charter to address airport disruption

UK launches aviation charter to address airport disruption

LONDON, July 17 (Reuters) – The British government launched an “Aviation Passenger Charter” on Sunday to help passengers know their rights if they are faced with problems at airports after the widespread disruption seen this year. Long queues and cancelled flights caused by staff shortages have caused chaos at times, prompting airlines to cut back … Read more

Hyundai Motor launches first electric sedan, taking on Tesla

Hyundai Motor launches first electric sedan, taking on Tesla

SEOUL, July 14 (Reuters) – Hyundai Motor Co (005380.KS) on Thursday launched its first electric sedan, Ioniq 6, which the South Korean automaker is betting will help it grab a bigger share of the electric vehicle (EV) market dominated by Tesla Inc . The Ioniq 6 is one of more than 31 electric models that … Read more

In it for the long haul: Qantas bets on non-stop Sydney-London flights with Airbus order

In it for the long haul: Qantas bets on non-stop Sydney-London flights with Airbus order

Orders 12 Airbus ultra-long haul A350-1000 planes Commercial direct Sydney-London flight to start late in 2025 20-hour trip to be world’s longest non-stop flight Orders 20 A321XLRs and 20 A220s to renew domestic fleet Overall Airbus deal could be worth more than $4 bln – Barrenjoey SYDNEY, May 2 (Reuters) – Qantas Airways (QAN.AX) will … Read more