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Uber Rolls Out Cheaper Express Pool Service

Want to save some money on your next Uber ride? Put on your walking shoes. The ride-hailing service rolled out its Express Pool service Wednesday as a cheaper version of its Uberpool option. Express Pool more closely resembles public bus... Continue Reading →


Facebook Ordered to Stop Tracking People in Belgium

Facebook has been ordered to stop tracking people without consent, by a court in Belgium. The company has been told to delete all the data it had gathered on people who did not use Facebook. The court ruled the data... Continue Reading →

Facebook Loses Court Case in Germany Over Privacy Settings

Facebook has lost a court case in Germany over its terms of use and default privacy settings but has already filed an appeal. The case was brought about by a longstanding Facebook nemesis, the Federation of German Consumer Organisations, Verbraucherzentrale... Continue Reading →

FBI, CIA, NSA Say American Citizens Shouldn’t Use Huawei or ZTE Phones

U.S. intelligence agencies have issued a stern warning to Americans: Do not buy smartphones made by Chinese tech companies Huawei or ZTE. Top officials from the CIA, NSA, FBI and the Defense Intelligence Agency testified in front of the Senate... Continue Reading →

Christian Tech Enthusiasts Gather at Code for the Kingdom

Bitcoin in the offering plate? Software allowing people to use cryptocurrency to give to churches was among the high-tech ideas under development at LifeWay Christian Resources during the Feb. 9-11 weekend. LifeWay hosted its Code for the Kingdom event at... Continue Reading →

Amazon Reportedly Cutting Back on Hundreds of Jobs in Seattle

Amazon is cutting hundreds of jobs in its consumer business in Seattle, a person familiar with the matter said Monday, as the company shifts resources into fast-growing areas like its work on voice assistant Alexa. The job cuts, rare for... Continue Reading →

Inside Facebook’s Two Years of Hell — and How Mark Zuckerberg is Trying to Fix It

How a confused, defensive social media giant steered itself into a disaster, and how Mark Zuckerberg is trying to fix it all. ONE DAY IN late February of 2016, Mark Zuckerberg sent a memo to all of Facebook’s employees to address some troubling... Continue Reading →

Amazon to Launch Delivery Service for Businesses That Would Compete With UPS, FedEx Inc. is preparing to launch a delivery service for businesses, positioning it to directly compete with United Parcel Service Inc. and FedEx Corp. Dubbed “Shipping with Amazon,” or SWA, the new service will entail the tech giant picking up... Continue Reading →

Here’s What’s Next for SpaceX After Falcon Heavy’s First Flight

More launches, bigger rockets, and deeper challenges await The first launch of the Falcon Heavy rocket was mostly a success for SpaceX. The middle rocket core broke apart when it crashed into the water next to the company’s autonomous drone ship, and... Continue Reading →

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