Ride-hailing service Lyft has always offered passengers the option to tip their drivers and all those tips have added up — to half a billion dollars.The San Francisco company announced Monday its riders have tipped a total exceeding $500 million. More than half of those extra earnings came in 2017.
One of the big bones of contention with a lot of consumer services from startups is that they tend to focus on urban areas — the idea being that big cities give them a better shot achieving critical mass and tapping into populations of overworked people with more disposable income.
The subprime lending market that plunged America into the Great Recession is back and as unscrupulous as ever. Instead of mortgages, this time a bubble has formed around auto loans, and reliably ruthless Uber is in the thick of it.
It’s been over a year since we wrote our original post sharing our analysis of the last decade’s most successful U.S.-based, venture-backed tech companies. In that piece we focused on the many entrepreneurs and investors who seek to build big,
This is One Good Thing, a weekly column where we tell you about one of the few nice things that happened this week.Yelling at the video games has been a popular hobby coping mechanism since Pong debuted. Projecting a full range of emotions towards a game at a high volume is cathartic, fun,
In a sea of heroic do-gooders, Punisher was a welcome arrival onto the Marvel scene.While certainly nowhere near as evocative and poignant as Jessica Jones Season 1, his 2017 solo introduction into the Netflix-Marvel pantheon showed promise.
In Binged, Mashable breaks down why we binge-watch, how we binge-watch, and what it does to us. Because binge-watching is the new normal. And yes, we know this particular post is slightly tangential, but it's still an important public service.By now, employers know the drill:
Warning: Light spoilers for IO lie ahead.Not every world-ender can be world-ending.IO, the latest post-apocalyptic drama from Netflix, began streaming this weekend—but viewers crossing their fingers for another Bird Box are going to be disappointed.
The 2017 Women's March completely changed Angie Beem's life."The Women’s March got me out of the house, got me involved, made me educate myself, got me politically educated, and gave me something meaningful to do," says Beem, who is the board president for Women's March Washington State.
Awards season is now in full swing. All the cinematic masterpieces that made a splash in the past year are now getting accolades from around the globe. There's Alfonso Cuarón's Roma, Bradley Cooper's A Star Is Born, Ryan Coogler's Black Panther, Barry Jenkins' If Beale Street Could Talk,
You've probably heard about some of the anecdotal medical benefits of CBD for us humans, but did you know that your dog can get in on the action, too? No, you won't find doggie doobies on pet store shelves anytime soon,
Welcome to our 2018 summer movie preview. With so many films coming over the next few months, no one's got time to catch 'em all – so we're here to tell you about the ones you need to know. Today, a rundown of this season's biggest and baddest action adventures.After a long, cold winter,
Uber's biggest rival in India, Ola, has announced plans to launch a casual 10,000 electric vehicles within the next year.On Monday, the ride-hailing company, which operates in over 110 cities throughout India (and now, Australia), announced a commitment to place 10,
Even on encrypted messaging platforms, be careful what you send. Police officers in South Wales were able to identify a drug dealer's fingerprints from an old WhatsApp photo, the BBC reports. The fingerprint helped secure 11 drug-trafficking convictions,
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If the onset of high-profile hackings taught us anything in 2014, it's absolutely nothing.Password management firm SplashData released its annual list of the worst passwords of the year and it's just as dreadful as you'd think. The company,
astroengine writes New features on Ceres' icy surface are popping into view as NASA's Dawn spacecraft slowly spirals in on its final celestial target in the asteroid belt. Due to arrive in a stable Ceres orbit in March, the ion drive-propelled spacecraft is now less than 90,000 miles (145,
Image: Library of CongressIn 1917 the U.S. Navy built a full-size battleship in Union Square, New York. It would stay there for the next three years. Intended as a recruitment and training center, the ship was commissioned as a normal seagoing ship, under the command of Acting Captain C. F.
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Destiny: The Taken King's new Dreadnaught exploration zone is a giant demon-alien spaceship that's packed with hidden secrets, invisible platforms and sealed chests packed with goodies.Figuring out how everything works is part of a community effort. Really,
新官上任三把火，两个月前才刚加入掌控 Evernote 大局的新 CEO Chris O'Neill，很快就揭露了自己肩负的重要任务。