Feds investigating 580K Teslas over ‘Passenger Play’ feature

Feds investigating 580K Teslas over 'Passenger Play' feature

US auto safety regulators said Wednesday they have opened a formal safety investigation into 580,000 Tesla vehicles sold since 2017 over the automaker’s decision to allow games to be played on the front center touchscreen. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said its preliminary evaluation covers various 2017-2022 Tesla Model 3, S, X, and Y vehicles. This functionality, … Read more

Elon Musk says idea of metaverse is not ‘compelling’

Elon Musk says idea of metaverse is not 'compelling'

Elon Musk doesn’t find the idea of the metaverse “compelling” — and thinks that bulky headsets being pushed by Mark Zuckerberg and other proponents of virtual reality are too awkward to catch on.  “Sure you can put a TV on your nose,” Musk said in a Tuesday interview. “I’m not sure that makes you ‘in the … Read more

WeWork’s Sandeep Mathrani buys $2M Bed-Stuy penthouse

WeWork's Sandeep Mathrani buys $2M Bed-Stuy penthouse

Sandeep Mathrani — who assumed the top job at WeWork just weeks before the pandemic hit following Adam Neumann’s ouster — has just bought a $1.99 million penthouse triplex in Bed-Stuy. The spacious Brooklyn loft, at 105 Lexington Ave., is 1,818 square feet and comes with three bedrooms, two bathrooms and a large terrace. It … Read more

Amazon drops in-person CES tech conference builds plans

Amazon drops in-person CES tech conference builds plans

Amazon has become the latest tech giant to drop out of the in-person CES conference — even as organizers insist the Las Vegas geek gathering is going forward despite skyrocketing coronavirus cases.  “The health and safety of our employees is our top priority,” an Amazon spokesperson told The Post late Tuesday. “Due to the quickly … Read more

Delta argues for shorter quarantines for breakthrough cases

Delta argues for shorter quarantines for breakthrough cases

Delta Airlines asked the government to reduce the 10-day quarantine time for vaccinated employees, warning that the airline will otherwise face a shortage of workers. In a Dec. 21 letter to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention chief Rochelle Wallensky, Delta’s Chief Executive Ed Bastian argued that the government guidelines for quarantine time should be … Read more