Andrew Griffin, The Independent

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Recent articles by Andrew:

Google announces ‘difficult news’ as it fires 12,000 staff

Staff cuts follow similarly vast reductions at Microsoft, Amazon and Meta → Read More

Netflix’s password sharing crackdown is coming – and it predicts you might stop watching

New system will ban people from sharing, and encourage them to buy their own account → Read More

Green comet that will be visible from Earth for first time since ice age is undergoing unusual changes

A green comet that will be visible from Earth for the first time since the Ice Age appears to be undergoing unusual changes. → Read More

Netflix is growing again after launching ads and password crackdown – as CEO says he will step down

Company appears to be recovering after subscribers began quitting platform → Read More

Stars are ‘disappearing from the night sky’, astronomers warn

Visibility is dropping even more rapidly than thought, and even despite attempts to preserve views of the sky → Read More

These TikTok creators can help you get on top of your personal finances

Far from being boring and miserly, learning to save money through TikTok tutorials can actually be a whole lot of fun, says The Independent’s tech editor Andrew Griffin → Read More

Mars discovery reveals the planet’s secrets

Mars might have been hit by its own “dinosaur killer” asteroid that caused a mega-tsunami, according to scientists. → Read More

Crypto collapse: FTX boss posts perplexing new updates as scandal continues

Sam Bankman-Fried, the man at the heart of the latest collapse in cryptocurrencies, has posted yet more perplexing updates. → Read More

FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried begins posting cryptic messages as crypto scandal continues

Sam Bankman-Fried, the man at the heart of a crypto scandal worth billions of dollars, has begun posting cryptic tweets. → Read More

Elon Musk fires Twitter engineer who publicly argued with him over the app

Employee tweets saluting emoji after being dismissed → Read More

Scientists create entirely new material with plastic and metal properties that ‘can’t be explained’

‘There isn’t a solid theory to explain this,’ researcher says → Read More

Scientists create entirely new material that ‘can’t be explained’

Scientists have created an entirely new material that can’t be explained, they say. → Read More

Apple confirms it is changing the iPhone’s charging plug

Apple will change the plug on the bottom of the iPhone, it has confirmed. → Read More

EU passes law forcing Apple to change iPhone charger

Within two years, all mobile phones and tablets must have a common USB-C charger in blow to Apple → Read More

Police called to fatal car crash by new iPhone 14 feature

Lincoln Police Officers said in a post that that “responded to a 911 call from an iPhone recording indicating the owner of the phone was in a severe crash and was not responding to their phone.” → Read More

Nasa releases alert after ‘strong solar flare’ emerges from the Sun

Nasa has released an alert after the Sun emitted a strong solar flare late on Sunday. → Read More

Kim Kardashian to pay huge fine for backing cryptocurrency

Reality TV star could be first of many celebrities to face fines over undisclosed payments from crypto firms, SEC suggests → Read More

Scientists find vast Milky Way graveyard in the ‘galactic underworld’

Scientists have found a vast “graveyard” of dead stars that stretches three times the height of the Milky Way. → Read More

Sonos’s sub mini is a powerful speaker that really packs a punch – there’s nothing small about it

Turn your Sonos sound system into a booming home theatre setup with the brand’s new sub mini woofer → Read More

Google shuts down ‘Stadia’ online gaming service and will refund the money people spent on it

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