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,
Writers, artists, doodlers, and scribblers have a new way to show their love for Nintendo's resident goomba-stomping plumber with Moleskine's cool new line of Super Mario-themed notebooks.Moleskine unveiled its latest line of nerdy notebooks Friday, Digital Trends reported,
For a guy who’s supposed to be really good at swimming, Aquaman sure has some strange ideas about swimwear.Like, who the hell wears jeans underwater?SEE ALSO: Aquaman is even more of a bro in his solo movie than he was in 'Justice League'At Comic-Con Saturday,
Standard issue charging cables are, as a whole, undependable.SEE ALSO: A bento box-inspired accessory case keeps cords organized on the goNot only are they prone to breakage, but they juice up your phone for an unnecessarily long time.
Your foray into coding doesn't have to start and end with the basic HTML you inadvertently learned while you were sprucing up your MySpace and Neopets profile way back when. Needless to say, coding isn't just about creating swanky banners and changing font colors.
Nothing Donald Trump does is subtle, especially when speaking in public.Whether it's shouting declarations about making America "great again" or yelling something a bit more derogatory towards someone he doesn't like (the press, our foreign allies, whoever hasn't given him his way recently),
Each new release in The Purge series pushes us closer to the central question: How much of this is actually fiction and how much is a taste of what humanity's future looks like?For the USA Network's 10-episode televised take on the series, it certainly appears as if we're getting more of the same.
The New York Times is calling out Twitter and Twitter's CEO has some thoughts.New York Times journalist Maggie Haberman wrote about why she's taking a break from Twitter on Friday,
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,
今天早些时候，微软正式发布了iPad版Office套件。苹果CEO Tim Cook在社交网络推特上发表消息，欢迎微软新任CEO Satya Nadella和iPad版Office入驻App Store。
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Facebook's first data center powered solely by renewable energy is now in operation in Altoona, Iowa. The center was expected to open in 2015, so it's ahead of schedule.Read more...
威锋网讯，没有之前传闻中更薄的 Apple TV，Apple TV 再次没有得到更新，甚至中国商店也一如既往地没有看到 Apple TV 的身影，但苹果这次依然给足了诚意。
“人工智能会给人类带来灭亡。”物理学家史蒂芬·霍金这样看。 “人类应该对人工智能保持高度警惕。”微软创始人比尔 […]
早前已有不少报道揭露过手机定位侵犯隐私的问题，但这样的定位不仅存在于 iOS 系统中，Android 设备的定位问题更加猖狂！