Tech

Lyft Is Launching A Commuter Shuttle Service

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Lyft, your “woke” ride-hailing option, has started testing a shuttle service in San Francisco and Chicago. Available only during commute hours (6:30 to 10 a.m. and 4 to 8 p.m. on weekdays), Lyft says its shuttles will cost a fixed price that won't be subject to surge pricing during high-demand commuting hours. Lyft says the Read More

Here Are The 15 Most Batshit Things People Have Lost In Ubers

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Uber released a series of ~fascinating~ lists today about what people lose in Ubers and when they lose it. Giphy The top five most commonly lost items are what you'd expect. William Andrew / Getty Images Phone Ring Keys Wallet Glasses Getting back your phone seems tricky, given that Uber is an app. But it's Read More

Tesla’s Valuation Could Overtake Ford Any Day Now

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Susana Bates / AFP / Getty Images Tesla, the loss-making electric car company that sold about 84,000 vehicles last year, is now worth about as much as Ford, which sold 6.7 million cars in 2016 and turned a $ 4.6 billion profit. Valuations for the two companies converged in recent months, as Ford slid and Read More

Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The New Samsung Galaxy S8

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Samsung’s new flagship phone is thinner and more high-resolution than ever. And it comes with a new personal assistant named Bixby. If you're one of the 69.5 million people in the US that already own a Samsung phone, you might be wondering: Is the Galaxy S8 worth the upgrade? Samsung's latest flagship device, unveiled today Read More

Congress Votes To Gut Internet Privacy Rules

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The House voted Tuesday to repeal landmark internet privacy rules that required broadband companies to first get consent before sharing their customers' sensitive information, including browsing history and location data, with advertisers and other third party companies. The vote comes a week after the Senate approved the repeal. Now President Trump's signature is the final Read More

Pro-Trump Media Has A New Obsession: The White House Briefing Room

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Lee Stranahan / Via youtube.com Following Trump administration Press Secretary Sean Spicer's pledge to establish a White House press corps with voices “outside of Washington”, a number of unabashedly Trump-friendly news outlets have made the pilgrimage to the west wing briefing room — the symbolic heart of the establishment. Their goal: to bring their anti-elite, Read More

Uber’s Leadership Is 78% Male, According To Its New Diversity Report

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Justin Sullivan / Getty Images Uber's leadership is 78% male and 22% female, according to a new diversity report released by the company today. The report — Uber's first-ever — comes about a month after Uber launched an internal investigation into sexism allegations, after a female former engineer posted a viral account alleging systemic sexism Read More