Lucid boasts its upcoming EV will have a world-beating 517 miles of range

Electric vehicles are becoming an ever more compelling proposition. Theyre getting cheaper and are able to drive even further between charges. But one EV startup just set a new bar when it comes to r… [+2457 chars]

Mozilla lays off 250 employees — about 25% of its workforce

The Mozilla Corporation, the company behind the popular Firefox browser, has announced it is laying off 250 people. In an internal email now made public in a blog post, the company cited the coronav… [+1373 chars]

Facebook is banning controversial Dutch character 'Zwarte Piet'

In an update to its community standards, Facebook just announced it will no longer allow depictions of Zwarte Piet (or Black Pete) on Facebook and Instagram. This racialized character is part of a Du… [+1969 chars]

Can Google kill the business card? India is about to find out

Google might be about to disrupt the business card and its starting with a trial in India. In a new blog post, the company announced its rolling out its people cards across the country. Its like a b… [+4538 chars]

Judge finally rules that Uber and Lyft drivers are employees — but this is just the beginning

In a preliminary injunction, a judge has ruled that Uber and Lyft must classify its drivers as employees. But you can bet on the fact the companies are going to fight against it. The injunction issu… [+7703 chars]

From HTML and CSS to JavaScript, Git and Python, this coding training bundle has everything you need

TLDR: With freelance opportunities exploding, The 2020 Ultimate Web Developer and Design Bootcamp bundle can help you master becoming a web creation professional. Its no revelation to most that the … [+3165 chars]

UK court rules police use of facial recognition was ‘unlawful’

British police used facial recognition unlawfully, the Court of Appeal ruled today, in a landmark decision that could have a big impact on the technologys use in the UK. The judgment stems from a co… [+2686 chars]

Heatwaves don't just give you sunburn — they can harm your mental health too

Heatwaves undoubtedly bring a certain joy at the opportunity to be out in the sunshine. But as the planet heats and weather records tumble, increasingly normal bouts of baking heat arent all sun and … [+4604 chars]

How to find your most played Spotify and Apple Music songs

Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. We all like to think that we have refined taste in music, bu… [+1700 chars]

4 ridiculously easy ways you can be more eco-friendly

When it comes to saving the planet, the question of where to start can be overwhelming. And while larger, governmental change is urgently needed, we can all individually contribute to being  part of … [+9489 chars]