Sexual harassment

Uber court document reveals the scale of sexual assault and dangerous driving allegations against its drivers

Uber court document reveals the scale of sexual assault and dangerous driving allegations against its drivers

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Uber has investigated 2,500 drivers in London over allegations including sexual assault, stalking, and dangerous driving, according to The Sunday Times. The revelation came in...
Read more ...

Discarded napkin helps US police crack 32-year-old murder mystery

20 hours ago   |   Phys.org

The mystery of the sexual assault and murder of a US teenager in Washington state has been resolved 32 years after the crime thanks to a discarded napkin, DNA tests and genetic...
Read more ...

Watch presentations from ‘Science of Sexual Harassment' symposium

1 day ago   |   Chemical & Engineering

Speakers discussed psychology of harassment and how to help stop it
Read more ...

Thermostats, Locks and Lights: Digital Tools of Domestic Abuse

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Internet-connected home devices that are marketed as the newest conveniences are also being used to harass, monitor and control.
Read more ...

'Why should we make foreigners rich?': Taxi drivers are taking on Uber and Grab in Bali, and some are turning to violence

'Why should we make foreigners rich?': Taxi drivers are taking on Uber and Grab in Bali, and some are turning to violence

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

In Bali , ride-sharing apps like Uber and its Southeast Asian counterparts Grab and Go-Jek are tourists' first choice to get around the island. Taxi drivers have repeatedly...
Read more ...

One of America's most powerful female executives controls a $30 billion media empire - and she still faces surprising harassment in the workplace

One of America's most powerful female executives controls a $30 billion media empire - and she still faces surprising harassment in the workplace

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Shari Redstone is one of the most prominent female media executives in America. She still faces surprising misogyny and harassment in the workplace, according to a new book by...
Read more ...

Life is Strange 2's first episode arrives on September 27th

Life is Strange 2's first episode arrives on September 27th

2 days ago   |   The Verge   |   9 articles

The first episode of Life is Strange 2 , the follow-up to Dontnod Entertainment's breakout success in 2015, will launch on September 27th. The developer announced the news...
Read more ...

Twitter buys a startup to battle harassment, e-cigs are booming, and a meditation app is worth $250M

3 days ago   |   TechCrunch

And welcome back to Equity , TechCrunch's venture capital-focused podcast where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This week TechCrunch's Silicon Valley Editor Connie...
Read more ...

Twitter bought an anti-harassment startup and immediately shut it down - CNET

3 days ago   |   CNET

Twitter acquired "trust and safety service" Smyte on Thursday, then shut down their API, giving existing customers no time to prepare for the closure.
Read more ...

Twitter ‘smytes' customers

Twitter ‘smytes' customers

3 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Twitter today announced it was acquiring the “trust and safety as a service” startup Smyte to help it better address issues related to online abuse, harassment, spam, and...
Read more ...


Register you to post on HTech

Free Registration

Video Game Sequels That Didn't Deserve to Be Made

Video Game Sequels That Didn't Deserve to Be Made

Video games, like all big media these days, love sequels. Why sell just one game when you can sell countless games in one beloved franchise? And some of the best games... Read more ...

Nokia 3.1 Now Available For Purchase In The US

Nokia 3.1 Now Available For Purchase In The US

The Nokia 3.1 is the company's newest sub-$200 smartphone, and it is now available in the US. It is priced at $159 right now, and it is available through Amazon and B&H Photo... Read more ...

Samsung may offer three Galaxy S10 models, one with a triple-camera setup

Samsung may offer three Galaxy S10 models, one with a triple-camera setup

Samsung Galaxy S9+ Following reports just a few days ago that stated Samsung would offer the Galaxy S10 series in two sizes, a new report from ET News reconfirms this and also... Read more ...

From Fox to Vox: Apple News vows impartial 2018 elections coverage section

From Fox to Vox: Apple News vows impartial 2018 elections coverage section

Apple announced today that it will be dedicating a special section in its News app for the 2018 Midterm Elections coverage. Not only will it feature exclusive content, but... Read more ...

ABC commande The Conners, le spin-off de Roseanne

ABC commande The Conners, le spin-off de Roseanne

La série télévisée The Conners débutera dès la rentrée sur la chaine américaine ABC. Read more ...

Apple reportedly working on noise-canceling AirPods for 2019 release

Apple reportedly working on noise-canceling AirPods for 2019 release

Apple might be upgrading its headphone lineup in a big way next year with a new, high-end version of its wireless AirPods headphones with noise cancellation and water resistant... Read more ...

World's smallest computer makes a grain of rice look like a giant jellyfish

World's smallest computer makes a grain of rice look like a giant jellyfish

You thought your Raspberry Pi was dinky? Try taking a look at the latest miniscule computer created by the University of Michigan - if you can even see it, that is. Wrestling... Read more ...

Microsoft Edge for Android now has an ad-blocker built in

Microsoft Edge for Android now has an ad-blocker built in

Microsoft Edge for Android now has Adblock Plus built in, stopping intrusive advertisements and trackers from spoiling your browsing. Ad blocking is now available to beta... Read more ...

RedBus app for Android updated with support for Red Hotels and map view

RedBus app for Android updated with support for Red Hotels and map view

RedBus, one of the largest and most popular bus ticket provider in India has now officially pushed a new update. The RedBus app on Android platform is the one getting this new... Read more ...

Leaked Snapdragon 1000 details suggest it could go head-to-head with Intel

Leaked Snapdragon 1000 details suggest it could go head-to-head with Intel

Qualcomm's rumored Snapdragon 1000 may be powerful and efficient enough to offer real competition to Intel and AMD in the laptop space, with new details suggesting it will be... Read more ...