Yet more trouble brewing for Uber in Europe. Brussels Minister of Mobility, Pascal Smet, is reportedly preparing to file a criminal complaint against the company, according to regional press reports, after failing to gain operational concessions through discussions. Read More
Urban transportation company Uber is having a rough week. The company is encountering legal struggles in a few of its international markets. On Monday, around 25 armed police officers searched the company’s office in Paris. In Germany,
WireGuard could be the most promising VPN protocol in years. It lets you establish a connection with a VPN server that is supposed to be faster, more secure and more flexible at the same time. The developers launched a brand new app in the Mac App Store today. WireGuard isn’t a VPN service,
More than a year on from a child safety content moderation scandal on YouTube and it takes just a few clicks for the platform’s recommendation algorithms to redirect a search for “bikini haul” videos of adult women towards clips of scantily clad minors engaged in body contorting gymnastics or taking an icebath or ice lolly sucking […]
Apple has always been an evolving company. While it never really invented any product categories, it always seemed to make those product categories work better and smarter. It also found a way to make us want them, even when they were more expensive. Today, the WSJ reports,
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Netflix is no longer in the Marvel superhero business, with the cancellation of “Jessica Jones” and “The Punisher.” The writing has been on the wall since last fall, when the streaming service canceled its other three Marvel shows — “Iron Fist,” “Luke Cage” and “Daredevil.” Plus,
Perhaps hoping to distract from Greenpeace’s latest report on its “dirty cloud, Amazon this morning announced a new environmental commitment, focused on reducing its carbon footprint. The company says it aims to reach 50 percent of all Amazon shipments with net zero carbon by 2030.
Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is quite reliable when it comes to Apple’s roadmap. And he shared a ton of information over the weekend in a new report obtained by 9to5mac. In 2019, you can expect a bigger MacBook Pro, a new display and upgrades to iPhones, iPads and AirPods. Let’s start with the Mac.
In an attempt to get in on the short video sharing craze, MusixMatch, the song lyrics database and maker of accompanying lyric-viewing mobile apps, has released a brand new app called ‘Clip‘. Debuting on iOS first, with an Android version to follow shortly,
Uber may have just raised a fresh $1.2 billion this month, but the company looks set to welcome a new investor, Chinese internet giant Baidu, which is reportedly set to invest as much as $600 million into the U.S. firm. Read More
Qualcomm this summer announced plans to invest $150 million in Chinese startups, and it has cracked that new fund open to put $40 million into five different organizations in the country, including voice recognition startup Unisound and games development firm Chukong. Read More
You know the type. Everyone is just hanging out, having a good time, drinking a couple beers, and that one person goes a little overboard and ruins the fun for everyone elseWe've all been there.
Sixty percent vehicles in Paris run on diesel, and the city is struggling to curb emissions—banning half its cars for a day , making public transport and bike shares free for a weekend , and pedestrianizing large swathes of the urban grid. Now,
导语： 雷军将互联网思维浓缩为七个字：“专注、极致、口碑、快”。作者最近对小米商务模式进行了研究，发现小米是这样实施“互联网思维”的 出生仅30年的互联网，一次又一次地惊艳人类。
感谢Jeff_Hill的投递有鉴于大家对上一篇文章众多技术概念的不甚理解，这里做一个通俗说明：我们手上设备实现 WiFi 功能的软硬件模块，是紧紧围绕 WLAN 802.11 标准协议设计的。就像建一座房子必须得先有图纸，802.
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在微软终止支持四个月后，Windows XP的份额降至了24%，依然是目前第二大桌面系统。Firefox在连续数个月下跌之后，终于止住下滑趋势，而Chrome则落到了20%以内。根据Net Market Share的数据：2014年8月，XP的占有率23.89%，比上个月降0.
Until iOS 8, the native emoji keyboard was pretty much the only "fun" keyboard available on iOS.Now with the new operating system, developers can create custom keyboards. While we've seen everything from animated GIF keyboards to gesture-based offerings,