Uber to give upfront pricing in biggest app redesign since 2010 launch

Uber to give upfront pricing in biggest app redesign since 2010..

Cole Becker 02-Nov, 12:12 87 USATODAY

The new Uber app features streamlined features that aim to bring back the simplicity of the original 2010 UberCab interface. SAN FRANCISCO...


British Airways to offer wi-fi on short-haul flights

British Airways to offer wi-fi on short-haul flights..

Sophia Bell 02-Nov, 12:04 123 BBC

British Airways will offer wi-fi internet access on its short-haul flights from 2017, its owner IAG has announced. IAG-owned Aer Lingus,...


Facebook must stop ads that exclude races: lawmakers

Facebook must stop ads that exclude races: lawmakers..

William Jacobson 02-Nov, 11:52 112 USATODAY

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg SAN FRANCISCO ó†The Congressional Black Caucus has called on Facebook to stop allowing advertisers to exclude...


As Microsoft preps Slack rival, Slack goes on offensive

As Microsoft preps Slack rival, Slack goes on offensive..

Olivia Rogers 02-Nov, 11:24 88 USATODAY

Slack. All indications ahead of today's Microsoft Office event in New York†are that the Windows maker is about to introduce its own Slack...


Drone-hacking cybersecurity boot camp launched in UK

Drone-hacking cybersecurity boot camp launched in UK..

Joseph Williams 02-Nov, 11:02 101 BBC

Budding cyberspies will learn how to hack into drones and crack codes at a new cybersecurity boot camp backed by the government. Matt...


Why Windows hack is being blamed on Russians

Why Windows hack is being blamed on Russians..

Andrew Martin 02-Nov, 10:36 129 BBC

Microsoft's Windows chief has accused a notorious group of hackers - previously linked to Russia - of making use of an unpatched flaw in...


Microsoft: Hackers reportedly linked to Russia find Windows exploit

Microsoft: Hackers reportedly linked to Russia find Windows..

Kevin Allen 02-Nov, 09:30 153 USATODAY

Some of Microsoft's cloud initiatives are cannibalizing its legacy business. Microsoft says it will release a patch next week to address...


Rich, Thriving, Busy: Where Hot Or Not's Co-Founders Are Today

Rich, Thriving, Busy: Where Hot Or Not's Co-Founders Are Today..

Sophia Bell 02-Nov, 08:06 86 ABC

Before there was Facebook, or YouTube, Twitter or Tinder, there was HOTorNOT, the website where (in the words of co-founder James Hong),...


Is the Word 'Mormon' Really Trademarked?

Is the Word 'Mormon' Really Trademarked?..

Michael Adamson 02-Nov, 08:06 144 ABC

Chapstick, Kleenex, Bubble Wrap and Onesies are all words that have been trademarked. Can the Mormon Church trademark the term "Mormon"? A...


Facebook blocks insurer discount plan

Facebook blocks insurer discount plan..

Diego Ross 02-Nov, 07:52 86 BBC

Facebook has blocked plans by an insurer to view young drivers' profiles to set their car insurance premiums. In a planned trial, insurer...


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