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Uber's raising up to $600M in a secondary round at $62B valuation, Q1 sales grew to $2.5B

3 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch   |   5 articles

Uber's CEO is in Paris this week meeting with the French president to talk tech in Europe and expanding its insurance coverage in the region, but back in the US the company is...
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UK Amazon Prime members can order a Volvo test-drive

UK Amazon Prime members can order a Volvo test-drive

1 hour ago   |   Engadget   |   3 articles

The slice of Amazon Prime's 100 million members that live in the UK now have a new perk: Using Prime Now to order a test drive of Volvo's V40 hatchback. Simply pick a date and...
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Uber is done testing self-driving cars in Arizona

1 hour ago   |   TechCrunch   |   13 articles

Uber, which had already pulled its autonomous cars off the road following a fatal crash in Tempe, Arizona, is officially calling it quits on the state of Arizona, the Wall...
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Uber shuts down self-driving operations in Arizona

2 hours ago   |   Engadget   |   13 articles

After one of Uber's autonomous cars in Arizona collided with and killed a pedestrian back in March, the state's governor temporarily suspended the program pending...
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Uber is stopping its self-driving car testing in Arizona, months after a fatal crash

Uber is stopping its self-driving car testing in Arizona, months after a fatal crash

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   13 articles

Uber is ending its self-driving car program in Arizona, months after a fatal crash took the life of a pedestrian. AZ Central reported that the transportation firm has has...
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Uber ends self-driving operation in Arizona

Uber ends self-driving operation in Arizona

3 hours ago   |   The Verge   |   13 articles

Uber has shuttered its self-driving testing program in Arizona and laid off close to 300 workers there, two months after one of its autonomous cars killed a pedestrian , the...
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Morgan Freeman to voice announcements on Vancouver buses and SkyTrain

Morgan Freeman to voice announcements on Vancouver buses and SkyTrain

3 hours ago   |   MobileSyrup

A popular internet meme revolves around Morgan Freeman's voice - specifically, how situations can be improved by listening to the sound of his dulcet tones. This has even led...
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Uber covers illness and parental leave for European drivers

3 hours ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Uber and its drivers have been embroiled in a tug-of-war for years over stronger rights for the people ferrying passengers and food around for the company. Drivers want more...
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Student finds a way to control the spin transport in networks of the smallest conductor known

3 hours ago   |   Phys.org

Researchers at the University of the Witwatersrand have found ways to control the spin transport in networks of the smallest electrical conductor known to man.
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Porsche's Cayenne E-Hybrid Checks Your Route to Pick Your Power

6 hours ago   |   Wired

The luxury SUV looks down the road to see where you need battery power, and where you need old-fashioned internal combustion.
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Apple launches $50 out-of-warranty battery replacement credit for iPhone 6...

Apple launches $50 out-of-warranty battery replacement credit for iPhone 6 or later

Apple Canada has confirmed the launch of a $50 out-of-warranty battery replacement credit in Canada. The rebate is valid for customers who purchased an out-of-warranty battery... Read more ...

Uber is stopping its self-driving car testing in Arizona, months after a...

Uber is stopping its self-driving car testing in Arizona, months after a fatal crash

Uber is ending its self-driving car program in Arizona, months after a fatal crash took the life of a pedestrian. AZ Central reported that the transportation firm has has... Read more ...

Hands On with the HTC U12+

Hands On with the HTC U12+

HTC's 2018 flagship is the U12+, a phone that aims directly at competing devices such as the Samsung Galaxy S9+, LG G7, and iPhone X. The U12+ sees HTC adopting the 2:1 screen... Read more ...

Acer announces Nitro VG0 and RG0 gaming monitors

Acer announces Nitro VG0 and RG0 gaming monitors

At Acer's global event it announced a range of new IPS monitors with AMD FreeSync technology and response times as fast as 1ms, which offers incredibly smooth gaming... Read more ...

Acer shows off first Chrome OS device to pack Intel's 8th-gen CPUs

Acer shows off first Chrome OS device to pack Intel's 8th-gen CPUs

Firm also debuts the 'world's first' 15in convertible Chromebook Read more ...

What's new on Netflix and what's leaving in June 2018

What's new on Netflix and what's leaving in June 2018

Our complete list of what's new on Netflix for June 2018 and which titles will be removed will help you catch up on your binging, and also ensure you don't miss any titles... Read more ...

New HTC U12 Plus puts the squeeze on more expensive top-tier phones

New HTC U12 Plus puts the squeeze on more expensive top-tier phones

HTC U12 Plus smartphone takes on the iPhone X and Galaxy S9 spec-wise, Apple opens the door for users to check on data the company has collected, Razer brings speed to laptop... Read more ...

Verizon confirms LG G7 ThinQ, Moto G6 launch and pricing info

Verizon confirms LG G7 ThinQ, Moto G6 launch and pricing info

Hot on the heels of Sprint's LG G7 ThinQ pricing announcement , Verizon has shared its own release plans for the device along with some other notable info. Verizon will begin... Read more ...

Trump blocking Twitter critics is unconstitutional, court decides

Trump blocking Twitter critics is unconstitutional, court decides

It is unconstitutional for public officials, including the president, to block Twitter followers who criticize them, a court ruled today in a legal dispute over President... Read more ...

Goodbye, old friend: Online game ‘RuneScape Classic' to shut down after 17 years

Goodbye, old friend: Online game ‘RuneScape Classic' to shut down after 17 years

RuneScape Classic, the original version of the popular MMORPG, will go offline in August. The development team cited the inability to patch the game and respond to nefarious... Read more ...