Saturday's technology stories


Want to rent a castle? Airbnb has an upgrade for that

Brian Chesky, the CEO of Airbnb, at a press conference.
Brian Chesky, the CEO of Airbnb, at a press conference announcing the company's latest site changes. His dog, Sophie, was on hand to mingle with reporters. Photo: Jennifer A. Kingson
Jennifer A. Kingson
Updated May 14, 2022 - Technology

All airport security hassles could eventually become obsolete

Illustration of an airport check-in sign with a happy face
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

How one Elon Musk tweet showed Twitter's impact on the stock market

Tech groups ask Supreme Court to block Texas' controversial social media law

Photo of the Supreme Court building from the side
The U.S. Supreme Court building on May 11. Photo: Drew Angerer via Getty Images
Stephen Totilo
May 13, 2022 - Technology

Unity has goals far beyond gaming

Photo illustration of Marc Whitten and a pattern of Unity logos.
Photo illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios. Photo: Unity
Dan Primack
Updated May 13, 2022 - Technology

Elon Musk's Twitter clown car

An illustration of Twitter's logo as a puzzle with a piece missing.
Illustration: Natalie Peeples/Axios

YouTube creators are feasting on the Depp v. Heard trial

US actress Amber Heard testifies as US actor Johnny Depp looks on during a defamation trial at the Fairfax County Circuit Courthouse in Fairfax, Virginia, on May 5, 2022. Photo: JIM LO SCALZO/POOL/AFP via Getty Images
Brady Dale
May 13, 2022 - Economy & Business

Coinbase never capitalized on the good times in crypto

Illustration of a sphere with the Coinbase logo rolling down a downward pointing trend line
Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios
Joann Muller
May 13, 2022 - Technology

Self-driving cars could be potential crime witnesses

Illustration of a car as seen through a series of TV screens
Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios
Ina Fried
May 13, 2022 - Technology
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"Less is more" comes to big data

Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios

Elon Musk says Twitter deal "temporarily on hold"

Elon Musk
Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for The Met Museum/Vogue