A couple of years ago, the Boring Company also got a green light from Chicago’s then-mayor Rahm Emanuel to move ahead with a high-speed tunnel project linking the city’s downtown core with O’Hare Airport. However, after Emanuel’s successor Lori Lightfoot took over as mayor last year, that project was essentially scrapped. Lightfoot reportedly doubted Musk’s contention that it could be built without taxpayer funds. … [Read more...] about Elon Musk’s mysterious desert tunnel: A superfast LA-Vegas link?
During the high-profile security breach on July 15, authorities say, tweets were sent from the accounts of Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Mike Bloomberg and a number of tech billionaires including Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Celebrities Kanye West and his wife, Kim Kardashian West, also were hacked. … [Read more...] about Porn, rap interrupt Zoom hearing of Twitter hacking suspect
Global Services members already get private check-in, early boarding, upgrade priority, a dedicated phone line, flight connection assistance and a level of personal attention that the average flyer can only dream about. Perhaps the biggest perk: Members facing a tight connection at a United hub airport will be whisked directly from aircraft to aircraft in a chauffeur-driven Mercedes. Here’s our look at the exclusive program in a 2019 article. … [Read more...] about United gives more perks to Global Services members
In one small sign of things starting to return to normal, American Airlines said this week that it will resume service of some hot food items at its airport Admirals Clubs on Aug. 12 and will bring back food-for-sale service at the clubs beginning Aug. 19. Menu selections will vary by location. The airline’s Admirals Clubs have been offering full-service bars and prepackaged snack items since they started to reopen in June. In another passenger service development, American is now offering free streaming of Apple TV+ programming to passengers who bring a Wi-Fi-equipped device on flights with Internet access. It’s available via the American app or at aainflight.com. … [Read more...] about Routes: New Tahiti, London flights plus Hawaii uncertainty, no-mask-no-fly rules + more
The vulnerability comes just weeks after Twitter suffered a major security breach. In a recent article, the Wall Street Journal outlined how a Florida teenager allegedly convinced Twitter employee that he was a co-worker in order to gain access to Twitter tools that he used to hijack the accounts of prominent figures such as Barack Obama, Elon Musk, Kanye West, and Joe Biden to promote a bitcoin scam that allegedly generated upwards of $100,000. … [Read more...] about Twitter Says Security Flaw Could Have Exposed Android Users’ Private Messages