Daily News – 22nd of August 2023

A bug in Twitter posts
A bug wiped out links and images in Twitter posts from before December 2014

The official X platform support account, @Support, confirmed the bug. This incident isn’t the first disruption experienced on the platform in recent months. In March, photos and links were temporarily affected due to API changes. Also, the platform faced scrutiny recently for intentionally slowing down links to various competitors.
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Tesla claims that the data breach that affected over 75,000 people was caused by two ex-employees

In May, a news outlet received 23,000 files amassing 100 gigabytes from a mysterious informant. These files include addresses, bank information, and 75,735 Social Security numbers belonging to current or former Tesla employees. Now, the company reported the breach as “insider wrongdoing”.
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YouTube and Universal Music Group will collaborate to explore the future of AI music

The companies have unveiled a set of principles for AI music. YouTube says that AI music must include “appropriate protections” against copyright violations, and must also provide “opportunities” for partners who want to get involved.
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Broadcom’s $69 billion acquisition of VMware was approved by UK regulators

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) said the independent panel that conducted the Phase 2 inquiry found no competition concerns. This probe was originally intended to run until 12 September 2023.
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New products

 

iQOO Z8x

iQOO Z8x will have a 6.64-inch display, Snapdragon 6 Gen 1 processor, 12 GB of RAM and up to 256 GB of storage. It will come with a 6,000mAh battery.
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Realme GT 5

The phone will have a 6.74-inch OLED screen, Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor and 16GB of RAM. It will come with up to 1TB of storage.
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