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Bill Gates Tops Forbes Billionaires List Again

Bill Gates Tops Forbes Billionaires List Again

HTC Re Vive VR Headset revealed

HTC RE Vive VR Headset Revealed

NASDAQ is Back at 2000 Dot-Com Bubble Level

NASDAQ is Back at 2000 Dot-Com Bubble Level

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Basel World 2015: HYT H3 Mechanical Watch Shows Time with Fluid

Apple Watch Launching in Multiple Countries This April

Apple Watch Launching in Multiple Countries This April

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Uber CEO Charged with Illegitimate Business Practice in South Korea

Uber CEO Charged with Illegitimate Business Practice in South Korea The CEO of taxi service Uber has been charged with illegitimate business practice in South Korea.

Dec 25 2014, 5:15am CST

Toronto Asks Court to Shut Down Uber’s Operations

Toronto Asks Court to Shut Down Uber’s Operations Uber has been operating in Toronto since 2012 without a proper license

Nov 19 2014, 4:28am CST

Man visiting D.C. says Uber driver took him on wild ride

Man visiting D.C. says Uber driver took him on wild ride Three passengers held against will as taxi driver escaped inspector

Jul 10 2014, 8:51am CDT

New York City Declares Lyft as Unauthorized Before Launch

New York City Declares Lyft as Unauthorized Before Launch Lyft is officially unwelcome in New York City — just as it’s set to launch in the city on Friday. The city’s Taxi and Limousine Commission sent out a stern notice Wednesday afternoon that warned drivers and riders that...

Jul 10 2014, 3:58am CDT

Uber Sees 850% Increase in Sign-ups During London Protests

Uber Sees 850% Increase in Sign-ups During London Protests Taxi-booking app Uber has boasted of an “850%” increase in sign-ups because of today’s London black-cab protests. Speaking to me this afternoon, Jo Bertram, Uber’s UK general manager, claimed that Uber has seen “an 850...

Jun 11 2014, 1:32pm CDT

Taxi Drivers to Demonstrate Against Uber Throughout Europe

Cabbies to Demonstrate Against Uber Throughout Europe While Uber Platform Launched in London Groups of cabbies are to demonstrate against the organization known as Uber throughout Europe soon. But Uber today launched a new Uber platform in London.

Jun 11 2014, 10:56am CDT

Are Investors Nuts To Value Uber At $18 Billion?

Are Investors Nuts To Value Uber At $18 Billion? One of the problems with reporting on the latest venture-capital dealings over and over is that it’s easy to become jaded. Today’s confirmation that taxi-alternative Uber has raised a whopping $1.2 billion at a...

Jun 9 2014, 7:27am CDT

Jennifer Lawrence Flips Off Paps

Jennifer Lawrence Flips Off Paps Second time she's done

May 6 2014, 5:53pm CDT

Tired Of Uber's Unpredictable Surge Pricing? This Car-Hailing

Tired Of Uber's Unpredictable Surge Pricing? This Car-Hailing App Hopes You'll Switch As a frequent Uber user, I find the problem with the company’s much-lambasted surge pricing isn’t just its high cost (which can sometimes reach as much eight or nine times a ride’s base fare), it’s how unpredictable the...

Mar 30 2014, 10:31pm CDT

 Microsoft And Amazon Birthplace Moves To Protect Its Dinosaur Taxi Monopoly

Microsoft And Amazon Birthplace Moves To Protect Its Dinosaur Taxi Monopoly Seattle and its neighboring cities can lay claim to some of the greatest American business success stories, well, ever. From Microsoft to Boeing, from Starbucks to Amazon, the Emerald City has been home to some of the...

Mar 10 2014, 8:46am CDT

Facebook Starts a Water Taxi Service for Workers

Facebook Starts a Water Taxi Service for Workers Facebook says water taxi is in a 90-day eval period

Feb 13 2014, 9:45am CST

Will Über Death Suit Bring Big Liability For Uber?

Will Über Death Suit Bring Big Liability For Uber? America is a nation of laws and lawyers, yet the law often plays catch-up to technology. Although taxi companies complain of unfair competition, many cities and consumers react favorably to new smartphone ride-sharing...

Jan 28 2014, 2:34am CST

Rocket Internet's Asian Adventures

Rocket Internet's Asian Adventures Entering with fashion site Zalora in the Philippines in late 2011, Germany’s Rocket Internet has since been hatching dozens of copycat e-commerce sites in Southeast Asia and the general vicinity–and quickly shutting...

Dec 31 2013, 3:41pm CST

I4U news

France Puts A Spoke In The Wheel Of Uber And Le Cab Yes, I know I’m an Englishman and thus not unbiased on the subject of what the French get up to but this is just typical. The French have just rushed into law something that makes life worse for consumers, hinders...

Dec 29 2013, 12:06pm CST

BYD Pure-Electric Taxis Revolutionize Hong Kong Traffic

BYD Pure-Electric Taxis Revolutionize Hong Kong Traffic A fleet of BYD e6 electric taxis are being brought into operation in Hong Kong. These totally emission-free public transport vehicles will revolutionize Hong Kong’s traffic solutions. Then there are those who scoff at the efforts at going green.

May 16 2013, 8:16am CDT

Nissan NV200 Prototype Taxi Hits the Big Apple

Nissan NV200 Prototype Taxi Hits the Big Apple The first of New York's new taxis arrives

Apr 3 2012, 1:36pm CDT

Credant Says Tons of Mobiles Left in Taxies

Credant Says Tons of Mobiles Left in Taxies Credant Technologies announced the results of a survey today that shows passengers in Taxi's in New York City have left behind 31,544 mobile phones and over 2,752 other handheld devices like laptops and iPods. The...

Sep 16 2008, 8:16am CDT

New York Yellow Cabs go Green with Hybrids

New York Yellow Cabs go Green with Hybrids New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced to have all cabs in New York would be hybrid cars by 2012. There are 13,000 licensed yellow cabs in the big Apple. This will not be an easy feat to replace all of them within...

May 23 2007, 11:00am CDT