Optimus, the humanoid robot with which Elon Musk intends, a little quickly, to eradicate poverty

By Richard Flurin Posted 3 hours ago, Update 2 hours ago A second prototype was presented by Tesla engineers, a more advanced version of Optimus, but still unable to move. – /AFP DECRYPTION – The whimsical boss of Tesla hopes to be able to sell the first models within three to five years, at less … Read more

American associations want to prevent Elon Musk from buying Twitter

Several human rights NGOs have joined forces in the hope of preventing Elon Musk from buying Twitter, for fear that the multi-billionaire will allow toxic behavior to explode on the platform. “If we don’t block this operation, he will give a megaphone to demagogues and extremists, who (…) incite hatred, violence and harassment”, Nicole Gill, … Read more

Elon Musk wants more babies and more oil

During a conference in Norway, the billionaire considered “important to perpetuate civilization” and “to explore more” hydrocarbons in the country. The richest man in the world, Elon Musk, himself the father of ten children, on Monday called on his contemporaries to do “more babiesbut also to exploit more oil and natural gas. “Believe me: the … Read more

Ex-Twitter boss ordered by Elon Musk to provide documents

Elon Musk has served ex-Twitter boss Jack Dorsey with an injunction to provide a whole series of documents, as part of the battle he launched to extricate himself from the $ 44 billion takeover deal of the social network. According to documents made public Monday, August 22, Jack Dorsey was ordered to give Elon Musk … Read more

Twitter shareholders to vote Sept. 13 on Musk takeover

The vote of Twitter shareholders on its acquisition by Elon Musk will take place on September 13, before the start of the lawsuit that the social network has brought against the richest man in the world in October. Twitter summoned its shareholders for a “special meetingby videoconference, according to official documents filed Tuesday with the … Read more

Has the United States introduced a 15% tax on superprofits, as LFI MEP Manon Aubry claims?

By John Timsit Posted yesterday at 7:42 p.m., Update yesterday at 9:08 p.m. Joe Biden, President of the United States, at the White House on August 9. AFP. THE CHEKING PROCESS – A new tax on the profits of certain American companies revives the political and fiscal debates in France. Has the United States become … Read more

Consumer Confidence Picks Up in August, University of Michigan Says

Consumer confidence picked up more than expected in August in the United States, due to the improving outlook on the inflation front, which relieves low- and middle-income households, according to the preliminary estimate published on Friday. by the University of Michigan. The index stood at 55.1 points, up 7% from July, and higher than the … Read more

Calm on the inflation front in the United States

Inflation slowed more than expected in July, to 8.5% year on year. This can be explained in particular by the fall in the price of gasoline. A shallow do not do the spring. However, the stability of the consumer price index for July in the United States is more encouraging than expected. After a jump … Read more

record drop in productivity in the second quarter

Productivity in the United States suffered its biggest drop on record in the second quarter, while businesses saw labor costs rise the fastest since 1982, contributing to the high inflation the country is experiencing. From April to June, productivity fell 2.5% compared to the same period last year, according to the preliminary estimate released Tuesday … Read more

The United States wants to seize the Airbus of a Russian oligarch in Kazakhstan

The American authorities announced Monday August 8 that they wanted to seize in Kazakhstan the Airbus A319 of the Russian oligarch and parliamentarian Andrei Skotch, targeted by American and European sanctions in the wake of Moscow’s outbreak of the war in Ukraine. American justice obtained a “mandate” for the “seizureof this private Airbus A319-100 belonging … Read more