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Buenos Aires judge bans delivery apps after road accidents spike

Ruling also raises concerns over workers’ rights, and orders credit card companies to block transactions made via appsWhen a courier delivering a tak...

Buenos Aires judge bans delivery apps after road accidents spike

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Argentinian politician seriously injured in Buenos Aires shooting Héctor Olivares critically ill and provincial official dies after incident near congressional buildingAn Argentinian politician has been seriously in...
11:20, 2019-05-10

Should a notorious Buenos Aires slum become an official neighbourhood? Turning Villa 31 into a barrio will bring greater stability and prosperity, say city authorities, but the plan is stirring deep resentments about own...
07:52, 2019-08-07

Global South cooperation ‘vital’ to climate change fight, development, Guterres tells historic Buenos Aires summit South-South cooperation is key to the world’s sustainable development and the fight against global warming said the United Nations Secretary-General ...
10:43, 2019-04-09

UN launches ‘South-South Galaxy’ knowledge-sharing platform in Buenos Aires When countries of the Global South forged an historic technical cooperation deal among themselves 40 years ago, digital technology was a thing of the...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Major roads policing review launched amid spike in accidents and crime figures News 17 Jul, 2019 Police and transport officials announce two-year Road Safety Action Plan amid spike in drink-drive deaths,...
13:08, 2019-07-17

Paris bans e-scooters from sidewalks, citing rise in accidents France will ban electric scooters from its sidewalks from September, after locals grew frustrated with the vehicles congesting public areas and causi...
16:48, 2019-05-04

Food Delivery Apps Are Drowning China in Plastic The noodles and barbecue arrive within 30 minutes. The containers they come in could be around for hundreds of years thereafter....
09:12, 2019-05-28

Judge blocks Ohio from enforcing law that bans abortions after heartbeat detected U.S. District Judge Michael Barrett said the Heartbeat Protection Act imposed an unconstitutional "undue burden" on a woman's right to obtain a pre-v...
01:40, 2019-07-04

A federal judge is temporarily blocking a Mississippi law that bans most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal judge is temporarily blocking a Mississippi law that bans most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected....
23:08, 2019-05-24

Apple’s watchOS 6 brings new apps (and various iPhone apps) to Watch Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) SAN JOSE, Calif.—At its developer conference today, Apple described its new Apple Watch software features in ...
11:44, 2019-06-04

Superfog can cause fatal car accidents and now we know how it forms When smoke and moisture mix they can generate very dense ‘superfog’ that can lead to fatal car accidents. A lab experiment hints at why the superfog ...
14:00, 2019-05-29

Veterans with PTSD twice as likely to die from suicide, accidents, study says For many veterans, life in combat is hard, but for those who survive it, the mental stress of war can be deadly, new research shows....
19:08, 2019-06-24

Guidelines issued for calibrating key safety kit after accidents News 9 May, 2019 Thatcham Research releases new guidelines for recalibrating advanced driver assistance systems following a collision...
16:08, 2019-05-09

Two tots injured in separate NYC traffic accidents A 9-year-old boy on an electric scooter was seriously injured in East Harlem when he was struck by an FDNY ambulance rushing against traffic to a pri...
05:20, 2019-06-02

One injured, another killed in pair of subway accidents One person was hurt, and another was killed, during unrelated subway incidents overnight, police said Saturday. A homeless man was fatally struck by ...
19:20, 2019-05-04

Sheriffs: Legal marijuana causing more crime, accidents The nation’s sheriffs are calling on Washington and state capitals to slow the rush to legalize marijuana because they are seeing a surge in crime an...
19:40, 2019-06-25

Glaciers contain radioactive isotopes from nuclear tests and accidents Traces of nuclear weapons testing and accidents like Chernobyl have been found in glaciers around the world. It is unknown if they pose a risk to hea...
12:32, 2019-04-25

Exclusive: AI to monitor UK roads for accidents or unusual behaviour Some councils in the UK are going to test artificial intelligence on their CCTV cameras for automatically detecting traffic accidents and unusual roa...
13:00, 2019-05-01

Vets with PTSD at increased risk of death from suicide, accidents U.S. veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are more likely than typical Americans to die of causes including suicide and accidental inj...
21:32, 2019-06-26

Three separate fires at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx were ‘accidents’ A series of accidents caused a trio of fires at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx, the FDNY said Saturday. “Per #FDNY Fire Marshals: Cause...
21:52, 2019-05-25

Worst NYC intersections for cyclists amid string of fatal bike accidents The Manhattan intersection where a young cyclist was killed by a tractor-trailer is the most dangerous for bike riders in the Big Apple, according to...
05:36, 2019-07-29

Stop the blame game – injuries to Chelsea stars were luckless accidents "Why have Chelsea lost two key homegrown talents to the same Achilles injury in such a short space of time? And what does it mean for the players, an...
11:56, 2019-05-20

Women Are Dying in Car Accidents Because The Only Female Crash Test Dummy Weighs 110 Lbs. For years, it has been reported that women are significantly more likely to be injured in car crashes than men—Jezebel wrote about the phenomenon bac...
19:36, 2019-07-19

Arron Banks jokes about Greta Thunberg and 'freak yachting accidents' MPs, celebrities and academics criticise ‘disgraceful’ comment by Brexit backer Arron Banks has been criticised after he appeared to wish harm upon G...
02:32, 2019-08-15

Car accidents may increase stroke, heart failure risk for older passengers Older passengers may have a higher risk of heart failure or stroke following a car crash, new research shows....
21:08, 2019-05-23

Deadly New York City helicopter accidents have killed up to 20 people in 42 years One New York City helicopter incident killed five when a blade broke off a chopper on a helipad atop what was then called the Pan Am building....
00:24, 2019-06-11

Beware of the hedgehog: new road signs to warn of small animals on road News 18 Jun, 2019 Department for Transport says the new road signs will help protect wildlife, while also keeping road users safe...
11:32, 2019-06-18

Elephant expresses road rage after herd push vehicle off a road in shock video A HERD of wild elephants rammed a car off the road after discovering it blocking their migration route....
16:00, 2019-06-28

Road sign designer teams up with Disney to use Mickey Mouse in road safety campaign Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck will feature on a set of road signs for a new safety campaign....
14:08, 2019-05-15

Traffic Alert: Upgrades to Sliverbell Road to Wade Road MARANA – Construction of Silverbell Road Sidewalk infill project will begin Monday, July 1, 2019. Upgrades to Silverbell Road Courtesy of Maran...
03:00, 2019-06-25

How to make a road stop with your family like a pro on your next road trip There's a lost art to doing a road stop. And that's a shame since road trips are a time-honored American tradition.    ...
02:48, 2019-06-21

Judge won’t kick decision in Smollett case to another judge CHICAGO (AP) — A judge has rejected a request to have a judge outside Chicago consider whether to appoint a special prosecutor in the Jussie Smollett...
21:56, 2019-05-17

Judge who was shot with another judge is charged in fight INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana judge who was shot outside a restaurant with another judge has been charged with battery. Prosecutors announced grand ...
20:48, 2019-06-28

Spike Lee through the years Filmmaker Spike Lee has been challenging audiences and Hollywood since making his debut in 1986 with "She's Gotta Have It."    &...
21:20, 2019-07-22

How Spike Lee Spends His Sundays The filmmaker and famous Knicks fan is busy, and the weekends are no exception. He does make time to have dinner with his family, though....
11:44, 2019-05-31

Barry may cause gas prices to spike Gas prices may see a storm surge if Barry sticks to predictions. The states that line the Gulf of Mexico are home to more than 45 percent of the tota...
21:12, 2019-07-13

First responders see spike in Fentanyl overdoses TUCSON- Local paramedics say it might be time to talk to your children about the dangers of Fentanyl and other opioids. News 4 Tucson spoke with Kari...
04:36, 2019-05-20

Streaming: curate your own Spike Lee season As Do the Right Thing hits 30 and temperatures soar, what better time to seek out the best of the director onlineAs cinema rereleases go, next week’s...
11:36, 2019-07-27

The Daily Spike: How to train your dog to like being groomed Spike used to love the water, and didn't mind getting his nails clipped. But that all changed last fall....
20:40, 2019-04-19

FAA saw spike in Tucson laser incidents in May TUCSON — So far in 2019, there have been 33 reported incidents of lasers pointed at aircraft in Tucson. “There was a really big spike in the nu...
07:24, 2019-07-10

New spike-armored dinosaur discovered in Texas A new kind of Ankylosaurus, a genus of armor–plated dinosaurs that were among the last of the dinosaurs on Earth, has been discovered in Texas....
14:44, 2019-04-25

Soccer Mommy on why she's more of a Spike stan than an Angel fan For our final interview at this year’s sweltering Pitchfork Music Festival, The A.V. Club sat down with Sophie Allison, a.k.a. Soccer Mommy. In the c...
18:00, 2019-07-25

Spike Lee to present Denzel Washington with AFI Award LOS ANGELES (AP) — Spike Lee will honor Denzel Washington’s career by presenting his friend and collaborator with the American Film Institute&#...
17:08, 2019-06-04

Spike Lee on Filming in Georgia After Abortion Ban: 'They Got to Shut It Down' Ever since Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed into law a “heartbeat” bill that prohibits abortions as early as six weeks into a pregnancy, Hollywood stu...
16:44, 2019-06-07

Factbox: What's behind the spike in deaths on Mount Everest? Nine people have died on the Nepalese side of Mount Everest so far this year, the most during a climbing season on the peak since a deadly earthquake...
09:24, 2019-05-31

Diabetes hospitalizations spike among young adults in U.S. The hospitalization rate for diabetic ketoacidosis rose by 90 percent among teenagers in the United States entering adulthood, with researchers sugge...
23:40, 2019-05-08

Spike Lee calls for Hollywood to ‘shut it down’ in Georgia LOS ANGELES (AP) — Director Spike Lee is calling for Hollywood production companies to leave Georgia over a law that would ban abortions as early as ...
12:56, 2019-06-07

Reports of sexual assault in the military spike WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says reports of military sexual assaults jumped by 13% last year, but an anonymous survey of service members suggests ...
18:12, 2019-05-02

Spike Lee calls for Hollywood to 'shut it down' in Georgia Director Spike Lee is calling for Hollywood production companies to leave Georgia over a law that would ban abortions as early as six weeks, upon det...
16:28, 2019-06-09

Kids’ anxiety can spike during the summer. Here’s why, and what parents can do to help. Anxious kids come to rely on carefully crafted routines, and too little structure or shifting routines can feel overwhelming....
15:28, 2019-06-20

German arms export approvals spike Permits for German arms exports soared in the first half of 2019, defying dips and restraint over the past three years, government data has shown. Hu...
06:00, 2019-07-11

Guy Fieri wants to make a 'Flavor Town Road Remix' of Lil Nas X's 'Old Town Road' Now that he’s got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Guy Fieri apparently hungers for pop-music stardom....
18:16, 2019-06-07

Lil Nas X lies, promises “Seoul Town Road” with RM of BTS is the last "Old Town Road" remix Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” has been the Billboard Hot 100's number one song for 16 straight weeks, tied for the most all time with “One Sweet Da...
22:56, 2019-07-25

Brazil registers huge spike in Amazon deforestation Clear cutting in the rainforest has gone up 88% in June compared to the same time last year. The new government's push for more logging may, however,...
21:52, 2019-07-03

US scientists to investigate spike in deaths of gray whales About 70 creatures found washed up on coast of North America but federal agency believes it is a small fraction of total fatalitiesUS government scie...
03:40, 2019-06-01

Measles cases spike in US as outbreak in New York worsens In just one week, the number of measles cases around the country so far this year jumped 20 percent, according to new CDC data....
20:56, 2019-04-11

USA vs. France: Women’s World Cup ticket prices spike to $15K Meanwhile, women's soccer teams around the world have been fighting for equal pay to their male counterparts for years....
21:00, 2019-06-28

How Spike Lee and Idris Elba's Tailor is Modernizing the Suit British tailor Ozwald Boateng hosted a suit-heavy fashion show with an African edge at the Apollo Theater in Harlem...
19:04, 2019-05-13

Russian radiation spike after missile explosion kills two A RUSSIAN missile test that killed two and injured six others after a horror explosion resulted in a spike in radiation, according to its defence min...
14:48, 2019-08-08

Bitcoin 20 percent spike puzzles Wall Street Bitcoin is back — and even bulls are befuddled. The controversial cryptocurrency surged more than 20 percent on Wednesday — briefly climbing as high ...
02:40, 2019-06-27

'She's Gotta Have It': Netflix cancels Spike Lee series after 2 seasons "She's Gotta Have It," starring DeWanda Wise, was canceled at Netflix and will reportedly be shopped to other networks for Season 3....
17:40, 2019-07-18

Painter survives being impaled by bamboo spike after falling off ladder A painter in India who fell off a ladder and landed on a bamboo pole is lucky to be alive after surgeons worked for hours to remove it safely from hi...
19:44, 2019-06-10

Columbine High School won’t be torn down despite spike in ‘unauthorized’ visitors Columbine High School won’t be torn down, according to district officials who considered demolishing the site over unwanted attention to the campus w...
15:36, 2019-07-25

Bulletproof backpacks see 300% spike in sales in the week after mass shootings Companies that make the armored packs said they saw ‘a significant uptick’, similar to what followed shootings in previous yearsCompanies that manufa...
09:04, 2019-08-13

Spike Lee to present Denzel Washington with AFI Life Achievement Award Spike Lee will honor Denzel Washington’s career by presenting his friend and collaborator with the American Film Institute’s Life Achieve...
18:52, 2019-06-04

San Francisco saw huge spike in fentanyl-related deaths in 2018 The number of deaths from fentanyl overdoses in San Francisco jumped by nearly 150 percent last year, according to a report by the city’s publi...
18:20, 2019-08-12

Heat warnings across US as experts warn of spike in extremely hot days Alerts in place for states as far apart as New Mexico and MaineClimate crisis expected to make heatwaves the ‘new normal’More than half the US was un...
21:24, 2019-07-19

Iran seizes 1,000 Bitcoin mining machines after power spike Large racks of the computers constantly mining Bitcoin have led to a spike in electricity consumption....
12:28, 2019-06-28

Do the Right Thing review – Spike Lee's towering, timeless tour de force Racial tensions hit boiling point on the Brooklyn streets in a masterwork whose relevance remains starker than everFive years ago, for the film’s 25t...
12:24, 2019-08-02

Julia Roberts, Spike Lee toast Denzel Washington at event LOS ANGELES (AP) — Denzel Washington is being honored this year as the 47th recipient of the AFI Life Achievement Award. Peers and collaborators from...
10:52, 2019-06-07

The Daily Spike: How Canine Companions can help comfort veterans with PTSD Service dogs can really make a difference for people with severe symptoms, to help them be part of the community again....
19:04, 2019-06-28

Golden Spike: De Grasse wins 200, Miller-Uibo fastest 300 OSTRAVA, Czech Republic (AP) — Canadian Andre De Grasse won the men’s 200-meter race at the Golden Spike meet on Thursday, holding off a challe...
22:32, 2019-06-20

The Daily Spike: Law allowing courtroom canines passes in Colorado A trained service dog can be so helpful to children called to testify in court, Colorado has decided....
19:28, 2019-05-03

Heat warnings across US as climate experts warn of spike in very hot days Alerts in place for states as far apart as New Mexico and MaineClimate crisis expected to make heatwaves the ‘new normal’More than half the US was un...
12:20, 2019-07-22

Spike Lee calls for Hollywood to 'shut it down' in Georgia over 'heartbeat' bill Director Spike Lee is calling for Hollywood production companies to leave Georgia over a law that would ban abortions as early as six weeks, upon det...
22:40, 2019-06-07

UN warns of spike in grave violations against children in Mali as ‘the new normal’ Voicing great concern over a sharp increase in the killing and maiming of children in Mali due to ongoing fighting and instability, the UN Children’s...
22:24, 2019-08-13

Aziz Ansari’s Netflix special: #metoo allegations and Spike Jonze Directed by Spike Jonze, the comic leads with the accusations made against him last year, introducing a more contrite Ansari 2.0Yeah, he leads with i...
12:36, 2019-07-20

Keanu Reeves, Spike Lee and others support Italian cinema targeted by neo-fascists A group of well-known actors and directors have penned a statement after the Cinema America was the site of a far-right attack. Four young people wer...
17:44, 2019-06-28

Another cyclist killed on city streets amid spike in rider deaths A cyclist was fatally struck by a box truck in Greenpoint Tuesday afternoon — becoming the 17th bike rider killed in the city this year, just h...
01:40, 2019-07-24

San Francisco saw 150 percent spike in fentanyl-related deaths last year, report says The number of deaths from fentanyl overdoses in San Francisco ​​​​​​​jumped by nearly 150 percent last year, according to a report by the city's publ...
04:04, 2019-08-11

China coal hub Shanxi slams seven cities for pollution spike in 2019 China's top coal-producing province of Shanxi has reprimanded seven of its cities after a spike in air pollution in the first five months of 2019, th...
05:04, 2019-06-21

Two dead and radiation spike reported after Russia rocket test blast Explosion at military range in Arkhangelsk is second deadly defence incident in weekTwo people have been killed and radiation levels reportedly spike...
15:44, 2019-08-08

Health Alert Issued After Major Spike In Overdoses In Cincinnati Area CINCINNATI (WCPO/Scripps) –  In 24 hours, from Friday to Saturday, the Hamilton County Heroin Coalition said 22 people overdosed. The Cincinnat...
21:44, 2019-06-23

We need to spike Brexit Party guns says Boris Johnson after no-deal warnings Boris Johnson today clashed with Chancellor Philip Hammond over Britain quitting the EU with no deal....
14:04, 2019-07-05

Justin Verlander points finger at MLB over homer spike: ‘A f–king joke’ Home runs continue to fly at a historic rate this season, a drastic change that Justin Verlander accuses MLB brought intentionally. Verlander, who wi...
20:04, 2019-07-09

Syria: Thousands of children ‘hemmed in’ by ‘brutal and gratuitous’ spike in violence A marked escalation in fighting has put tens of thousands of children in northwest Syria at “imminent risk of injury, death and displacement”, the Un...
22:04, 2019-05-30

Trump slams Mexico, Democrats over spike in asylum seekers at border President Trump slammed Mexico and Democratic lawmakers on Friday for the growing number of asylum seekers overwhelming the US southern border — the ...
18:12, 2019-05-31

Russia refuses to share data on blast that caused radiation spike Monitoring stations ceased transmitting data two days after the 8 August blastRussia has told international nuclear test ban monitors that it does no...
16:56, 2019-08-20

Child marriages spike in Philippines violence-marred Marawi city A jihadist siege in the Philippines' Muslim-majority Marawi city displaced over 400,000 people in 2017. People are returning to their homes, but with...
16:48, 2019-07-12

US agency runs out of burial space after spike in gray whale deaths Landowners asked to help as authorities struggle with largest number of strandings in nearly two decadesThe carcasses of so many gray whales have was...
05:16, 2019-06-16

Feds to investigate spike in gray whale deaths on West Coast SEATTLE (AP) — U.S. scientists will investigate why an unusual number of gray whales are washing up dead on West Coast beaches. About 70 whales have ...
20:48, 2019-05-31

Heat stress spike predicted to cost global economy $2,400 billion a year An increase in heat stress at work linked to climate change is set to have a massive impact on global productivity and economic losses, notably in ag...
19:44, 2019-07-01

Heat stress spike predicted to cost global economy $2.4 trillion a year An increase in heat stress at work linked to climate change is set to have a massive impact on global productivity and economic losses, notably in ag...
12:44, 2019-07-22

Conservation officers report huge spike in Lower Mainland bear sightings The service has received 3,200 bear sightings so far this year, while it got just 4,500 for the entire season in 2018....
04:24, 2019-07-18

Mineworkers fear 'reprisals' for raising safety concerns amid spike in deaths Union worries about ‘reporting culture’ at Queensland mines, where most workers are now employed as casualsContract and casual mineworkers in Queensl...
00:40, 2019-07-10

Do The Right Thing...Again: Spike Lee's Critically Acclaimed Joint Will Be Rereleased in Theaters for 30th Anniversary If you can believe it, it’s edging on 30 years since Spike Lee implored us to Do The Right Thing....
18:48, 2019-06-10

Luxury Sales Spike as Buyers Rush to Avoid Higher Mansion Taxes Among the dizzying number of June transactions were a record townhouse sale and Jeff Bezos’s three apartment purchases for $80 million....
15:28, 2019-07-05

The Daily Spike: Virginia Beach community finds comfort in service dog after shooting I am often amazed at how one of our Canine Companions for Independence service dogs can touch so many lives....
19:52, 2019-06-07

GRAPHIC PHOTOS: Man survives horror injury after being impaled by 2.5-foot iron spike A driver miraculously survived despite being impaled on a two-and-a-half foot long iron spike - which went right through his body....
19:44, 2019-05-15

New on Netflix in May 2019: Amy Poehler comedy, Spike Lee film, Renee Zellweger series In May 2019, Netflixhas plenty of original shows and movies, including projects with Amy Poehler, Ali Wong, Renee Zellweger and Linda Cardellini. &#...
16:44, 2019-04-24

R.I.P. Amazon Restaurants delivery Don’t it always seem to go that you don’t know what you’ve got ’til it’s gone? Pour one out for Amazon Restaurants delivery service, the four-year-ol...
21:36, 2019-06-11

Rapper Ice T almost shot a delivery man American rapper and actor Ice T has suggested delivery drivers should wear uniforms after tweeting that he almost shot someone dropping off a package...
13:56, 2019-05-22

Coming to Netflix in May 2019: Amy Poehler comedy, Spike Lee film, Renee Zellweger series In May 2019, Netflixhas plenty of original shows and movies, including projects with Amy Poehler, Ali Wong, Renee Zellweger and Linda Cardellini. &#...
22:52, 2019-05-01

German Jews warned not to wear kippahs in public amid spike in hate crimes A top German official has warned Jewish people against wearing yarmulkes in public amid a spike in anti-Semitic attacks. “I cannot advise Jews to wea...
21:48, 2019-05-25

‘Toxic cowboy culture’: Sexual harassment claims spike in Canada’s airline industry Fired in 2016 after eight years with WestJet, a flight attendant has spoken out publicly about the "toxic" relations and "cowboy culture" at airlines...
17:16, 2019-07-19

NYPD cops receive survey on mental-health options amid suicide spike The NYPD on Thursday sent out a survey asking cops to assess the department’s mental-health options, amid a troubling spate of suicides among N...
01:04, 2019-08-16

Walmart ups the delivery game with next day shipping NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart is rolling out next-day delivery on its most popular items, raising the stakes in the retail shipping wars. The nation’...
06:52, 2019-05-14

Target to offer same-day delivery for $9.99 per order In the latest salvo in the delivery wars, Target is offering same-day delivery on thousands of items for $9.99 per order through a delivery startup i...
07:12, 2019-06-13

The Best Meal Kit Delivery Services in 2019 Whether you want to get fancy in the kitchen, learn some culinary basics, or just get more comfortable using your own microwave, GQ's Best Stuff has ...
22:12, 2019-06-17

CVS expands same-day prescription delivery nationwide CVS is offering same-day delivery at most of its stores for $7.99 through a partnership with Shipt, a Target company, CVS announced Thursday....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Ice-T says he ‘almost shot’ an Amazon delivery driver 'Message to Amazon: Now that you have regular people making your home deliveries,' the actor said on Twitter, 'Maybe they should wear a Vest with AMA...
19:48, 2019-05-23

Which delivery features are most important to consumers? Digital has transformed retail possibilities. And with e-commerce sales growing at nearly five times the rate of brick-and-mortar sales, retailers ne...
21:52, 2019-05-11

Your Next Car Charger Should Include USB-C Power Delivery As someone who’s worked on a laptop (and, uh, played the Nintendo Switch) in the passenger seat of a car on more than a few occasions, I’m all too fa...
01:36, 2019-08-09

Amazon to End Its Restaurant Delivery Service Amazon Restaurants, which was available in nearly 200 American cities, will officially close on June 24. The company says it will focus on grocery de...
22:52, 2019-06-11

The Daily Spike: Disabled veteran shares the importance of service dogs at Hearts and Heroes gala Spike and I had a big night out at the Canine Companions for Independence Hearts and Heroes gala....
20:16, 2019-06-14

Children in crisis-torn eastern Ukraine ‘too terrified to learn’ amid spike in attacks on schools Schoolchildren are bearing long-lasting mental and physical scars of eastern Ukraine’s conflict, the head of the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said on ...
03:28, 2019-05-21

MobiTV raises $50 million for pay TV delivery platform MobiTV has raised $50 million in funding to expand internationally with its pay TV delivery system.Read More...
16:32, 2019-06-24

Horror stories mount about delivery workers Cindy Orozco didn’t expect to be punched in the head by a delivery worker when she arrived at her job at Good Pizza in Los Angeles last March. The bl...
10:20, 2019-07-22

Amazon says 10 million items now qualify for 1-day delivery Amazon, which has been working to deliver orders faster, says that more than 10 million items now qualify for next-day delivery. The online shopping ...
11:20, 2019-06-04

Turkey receives first S-400 missile delivery from Russia First components of Russian-made S-400 missile system have arrived in Ankara, Turkish officials said. The US had threatened sanctions, sparking a row...
12:40, 2019-07-12

Look: Woman wins $10,000 while following bread delivery route An out-of-work Connecticut woman helping her boyfriend on his bread delivery route said a couple of lucky stops led her to a $10,000 lottery prize....
20:48, 2019-04-25

Amazon launches in-garage delivery service Heads up, Amazon Prime members: The in-garage delivery service Amazon first tipped in January is now available....
15:56, 2019-04-24

Rapper Ice-T says he almost 'shot' an Amazon delivery driver AP Ice-T said he almost shot an Amazon delivery driver because the worker wasn't wearing a uniform. "Message To Amazon: Now that you have regular pe...
23:12, 2019-05-21

More than 1 in 4 delivery drivers eat your food order: study More than one in four food delivery drivers have taken a bite of out of an order, according to a nausea-inducing, new study. The survey conducted by ...
20:52, 2019-07-29

Rapper Ice T 'nearly shot' Amazon delivery driver Rapper Ice T has suggested delivery drivers should wear uniforms after confessing he nearly shot one near his home....
13:44, 2019-05-22

'I don't need cash' — but the Ryanair CEO wants Boeing to pay for 737 Max delivery delays Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary also says he is confident that Boeing's grounded 737 Maxes will resume flights this summer....
18:12, 2019-05-20

SSC Says Its 1,750-Horsepower Tuatara Is Finally on Track for Delivery SSC said Thursday that the Tuatara—its first new supercar since the second Bush administration and the company’s second car ever—would be delivered t...
23:40, 2019-06-28

Danielle Fishel welcomes son after early delivery "Boy Meets World" star Danielle Fishel and her producing husband Jensen Karp have welcomed a baby boy, she announced on Instagram on Monday....
21:40, 2019-07-01

Amazon to shutdown US restaurant delivery service NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is closing its U.S. restaurant delivery service, a 4-year-old business that failed to take off amid fierce competition from Ub...
17:24, 2019-06-11

Download these 5 apps before your next trip There are millions of apps available for your phone, but you can't take all of them on your next trip. So which travel apps should you pack? &#...
14:40, 2019-05-24

Labor Apps Won’t Save Us, But Maybe Nothing Will Tech is suggested as a remedy for almost every modern problem that can be traced to economic oppression and inequality. Housing? Tech. Healthcare? Te...
12:08, 2019-05-02

Google just says no to marijuana apps While more states are passing laws legalizing marijuana, Google is trying to make it harder for smokers to connect with sellers. Earlier this week, t...
01:48, 2019-06-01

These Are Our 5 Favorite Podcast Apps Right Now So, you’ve finally decided to get on board and check out some podcasts. Congratulations! You’re in for a treat, if only thanks to the she...
17:24, 2019-05-09

These Are Our Readers' Four Favorite Online Flower Delivery Services The most popular advice in this week’s online flower delivery Co-Op was to just call a local florist where you’d like to get flowers delivered, and w...
02:32, 2019-05-03

Delivery Man Who Rescued Girls From Alleged Abuse Honored LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky police have honored a pizza delivery driver they say rescued two girls who were being abused by their father. The Lexi...
11:16, 2019-06-19

Food delivery service Deliveroo pulls out of Germany Those in Germany looking forward to a night-in with pizza or a burger will have to act fast if they want to place their order through Deliveroo. The ...
17:56, 2019-08-12

Ice T scolds Amazon after claiming he almost shot driver during delivery Ice T wants Amazon to offer ways to identify workers dropping off packages after claiming he almost shot a driver during a delivery.   ...
21:20, 2019-05-22

Venezuela migrants propel billion-dollar delivery app BOGOTA, Colombia — It’s six in the morning and Samuel Romero is already pulling his bicycle out of a small garage. The 21-year-old Venezuelan migrant...
20:04, 2019-07-29

Amazon to pay employees to start their own package delivery businesses Amazon has announced plans to help existing employees start their own package delivery companies and cover some of their costs.Read More...
14:56, 2019-05-13

This $14 Battery Pack Includes USB-C Power Delivery [Exclusive] Xcentz 18W USB-C PD 10,000mAh Battery Pack | $14 | Amazon | Promo code XCENTZ219...
17:12, 2019-08-13

Amazon to help employees start package delivery business Amazon, which is racing to deliver packages faster, is turning to its employees with a proposition: Quit your job and we’ll help you start a business...
21:32, 2019-05-13

Maddon protests loss vs Nats over Doolittle’s delivery WASHINGTON (AP) — Cubs manager Joe Maddon protested Chicago’s 5-2 loss to the Nationals on Saturday night after twice coming out to complain ab...
04:56, 2019-05-19

Delivery drivers involved in Amazon theft ring, FBI says SEATTLE — The FBI says it’s awaiting records from Amazon to help determine the extent of a theft ring that sold millions of dollars’ wort...
08:52, 2019-08-02

Amazon to employees: Quit your job, we’ll help you start a delivery business Enlarge / Completed customer orders are seen in their boxes, awaiting delivery, at the Amazon Fulfillment Centre on November 14, 2018, in Hemel Hemps...
17:36, 2019-05-13

Beyond Boeing: Airbus delivery delays to eat into JetBlue's growth JetBlue Airways says it will take a maximum of six Airbus A321neo planes this year, down from an expected 13, a delay that the airline expects to hit...
20:28, 2019-07-23

Loaded: the moped delivery drivers of Hanoi – in pictures From footballs to live fish, delivery mopeds piled high with unwieldy, unlikely goods are one of the Vietnamese capital’s most distinctive sights. As...
15:28, 2019-05-07

Uber Eats driver caught masturbating just after delivery An Uber Eats delivery driver was allegedly caught masturbating inside his car by the New Jersey woman to whom he’d just delivered an order, aut...
21:48, 2019-06-19

Snake on a mailbox halts mail delivery until it’s relocated CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Postal Service Creed covers rain, snow, heat and gloom of night, but it says nothing about snakes on a mailbox. One North ...
20:16, 2019-06-24

Domino’s Pizza will test driverless delivery cars In the near future, a driverless, autonomous vehicle might be responsible for your next pizza delivery. On Monday, Domino’s Pizza announced that it’s...
19:32, 2019-06-18

Maddon, Cubs drop protest over Doolittle’s delivery WASHINGTON (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have dropped their protest over the pitching delivery of Washington reliever Sean Doolittle. Cubs manager Joe Madd...
23:56, 2019-05-19

Food's Funny-Looking Future: 'Ugly' Produce Delivery Should fruits and vegetables go to waste just because they’re not pretty? These home-delivery subscription services find a market for the misshapen....
22:04, 2019-05-08

Rush hour delivery: mom gives birth during morning commute (KING) Time in the car is often time we forget. But for Julie Aguila, Wednesday morning’s drive is one she will always remember. “I just ...
20:40, 2019-08-08

Kiwi’s food delivery bots are rolling out to 12 new colleges If you’re a student at UC Berkeley, the diminutive rolling robots from Kiwi are probably a familiar sight by now, trundling along with a burrit...
20:36, 2019-04-25

Horror stories about DoorDash delivery workers are piling up Cindy Orozco didn’t expect to be punched in the head by a delivery worker when she arrived at her job at Good Pizza in Los Angeles last March. The bl...
16:20, 2019-07-22

Germany's Delivery Hero invests in biodegradable packaging German food delivery company Delivery Hero on Thursday announced an investment in biodegradable packaging manufacturer Bio-Lutions as governments and...
13:16, 2019-05-16

Joe Maddon’s delivery protest draws ire of Nationals’ closer WASHINGTON — Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he was seeking fairness when he questioned the legality of Washington Nationals closer Sean Doolittle’...
07:48, 2019-05-19

Proving repair and delivery damages can be an uphill battle I feel I have a legitimate gripe with Home Depot. Back in Aug. 2018 I spent $2,500 on new appliances for my mom’s apartment building. She’s 90, and I...
06:48, 2019-05-12

Tesla stock surges after setting car-delivery record in Q2 Elon Musk’s Tesla saw its shares spark higher in late trading Tuesday after the electric-car maker set an all-time record for deliveries. Tesla deliv...
04:56, 2019-07-03

Mail delivery to Kentucky street suspended over dog attacks LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service has suspended mail delivery to a Kentucky street that has a history of dog attacks. Postal Service spo...
09:00, 2019-07-01

Why It's So Tempting for Men to Lie About Their Height on Dating Apps No more of this "you must be this tall to ride" nonsense. It's time for us to overcome our height bias....
19:44, 2019-08-15

The Apps You Need for Smarter Travel in Asia You may rely on Google Maps and Uber in the United States, but if you’re traveling to Japan, Korea or China, consider installing one of these....
11:40, 2019-07-03

‘What other industry would allow that?’: What it’s like to work for service apps Global News spoke to people who work for service and delivery apps like Lyft and Foodora about the realities of the job....
15:16, 2019-05-11

Learning a new language is easier than ever with these apps Learning a new language is challenging. Sure, picking up a few phrases here and it is almost effortless, and doing so could definitely help when you’...
20:08, 2019-08-15

Facebook to release experimental apps, but under a new name Companies often like to quietly release experimental products without fanfare or prior notice....
15:48, 2019-07-10

iOS 13 will show you a map of locations where apps have tracked you One of the main themes of Apple’s WWDC 2019 keynote last week was privacy. Apple unveiled several new features for its various operating system...
18:12, 2019-06-10

How people are using apps to save money Play to save. That’s the name of the game for some people looking for easy incentives to stash away a little extra cash without thinking twice about ...
17:36, 2019-07-03

Sleep apps might be doing more harm than good Apps meant to improve sleep are likely to “make problems worse,” say experts. They reveal little about sleep quality, lack accuracy and create stress...
21:40, 2019-06-10

Three of the best celebrity fitness workout apps Let Jessica Ennis-Hill, Chris Hemsworth and Davina McCall help you reach your full potential• Fit in my 40s: does Cindy Crawford’s 90s fitness video ...
08:28, 2019-07-13

Apple dissolves iTunes into new apps The tech giant also unveiled new privacy measures at its developer conference in San Jose....
11:24, 2019-06-04

Tell Android apps not to track you, and thousands of them will do it anyway Back in December Google CEO Sundar Pichai conceded during a session with members of Congress that the company could “do better” when it c...
03:52, 2019-07-09

How Dating Apps Ruined Traveling Initially, vacation Grindr dates felt like they embodied the very essence of travel—until they started to feel like obligations....
20:36, 2019-05-07

iOS 13 will tell you when you’re about to delete apps with active subscriptions Apple has just released the second iOS 13 beta to developers, ahead of the public beta release that should hit the airwaves in the coming weeks. Asid...
12:52, 2019-06-18

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store App Store Official Charts for the week ending May 5, 2019: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Facetune, Lightri...
22:36, 2019-05-07

The 6 best apps to buy cheap Broadway tickets Getting cheap rush tickets is, well, a rush — that is, if you don’t mind standing in line in the rain, praying the guy in front of you won’t sn...
00:08, 2019-08-10

Starship Technologies raises $40 million for autonomous delivery robots The $40 million round comes as Starship barrels toward its goal of offering delivery to over one million students at over 100 universities.Read More...
15:28, 2019-08-20

Save Up To 20% On Burrow's Customizable Couches For Memorial Day, With Free Delivery With its modular design, free shipping in regular-sized-boxes, and attractive design, Burrow sits on the throne of the direct-to-consumer sofa indust...
22:12, 2019-05-15

Amazon delivery driver caught pooping in customer’s garden Special delivery? Amazon has issued an apology to a customer in the UK after a delivery driver was caught on video defecating in her garden. The foot...
15:48, 2019-07-23

Pentagon to brief on response to Russian missile system delivery to Turkey The Pentagon said on Friday that senior defense officials would hold a press briefing on the Pentagon's response to Turkey accepting delivery of an a...
16:20, 2019-07-12

E-bike bandits are terrorizing Bronx delivery workers: cops A pair of e-bike thieves have been terrorizing delivery workers in the Bronx over the last two months and stealing their souped-up cycles, according ...
23:28, 2019-05-07

Google Wing launches first home delivery drone service The first commercial home delivery drone service launches in Australia, after years of test flights....
20:56, 2019-04-11

AI Weekly: Amazon’s robots could cut delivery times, but eliminate jobs Amazon's increasing investment in robotics and automation got a lot of attention at its re:MARS conference. What impact might it have on its workforc...
03:04, 2019-06-08

Walmart marries AI and human intelligence for in-home grocery delivery Walmart understands that their customers don’t want to go to the grocery store, they just want to feed their families, with a lot less stress and hea...
23:52, 2019-07-25

Russian missile delivery to Turkey strains ally's relations with US First S-400 parts delivered to military base outside Ankara as Washington considers sanctionsRussia began the delivery of an advanced missile defence...
15:16, 2019-07-12

Target expands same-day delivery to basically everyone in order to combat Amazon Time was, Amazon led the way in pushing the e-commerce industry towards a consumer expectation that delivery should be free. Then came the push for a...
00:28, 2019-06-14

UPS moves higher as next-day delivery demand aligns with strategic investments (UPS) Shares of UPS (UPS +9%) are taking off after the company reported better than expected second quarte...
18:44, 2019-07-24

Walmart debuts next-day delivery in latest move to combat Amazon Walmart is rolling out next-day delivery on its most popular items, increasing the stakes in the retail shipping wars. The nation’s largest ret...
08:04, 2019-05-14

Here's how Amazon could dethrone UPS and FedEx in the US last-mile delivery market (AMZN) This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business ...
12:32, 2019-07-04

Danielle Fishel's Baby Boy "Getting Better and Stronger" at Hospital After Early Delivery Danielle Fishel's newborn is getting one step closer to coming home. More than two weeks after welcoming her baby boy early in the hospital, the Boy...
21:24, 2019-07-12

Westminster council vows to take on idling supermarket delivery vans Supermarkets face a crackdown after Westminster council today vowed to take on idling delivery vans....
13:04, 2019-07-10

Taster’s AI and automation show why virtual kitchens may rule the age of delivery Taster shows how the intersection of meal delivery services, artificial intelligence, and data creates new opportunities and competition for restaura...
20:20, 2019-07-07

Bitrise raises $20 million for mobile continuous integration and delivery Bitrise, a startup developing mobile continuous integration and delivery tools, has raised $20 million in venture capital.Read More...
17:08, 2019-06-19

Elderly Couple Receive Drugs Worth Millions After Delivery Mix-Up An elderly couple in Australia were the surprise recipients of an illegal drug shipment after signing for a wrongly delivered parcel containing milli...
09:04, 2019-05-02

Chick-fil-A makes rare Sunday delivery for boy with brain tumor Chik-fil-A might usually be closed on Sundays, but that doesn’t mean they’re not willing to help out a child in need....
16:24, 2019-04-25

Amazon to Invest in Deliveroo, a Rival to Uber in Food Delivery The $575 million investment strengthens one of the biggest overseas rivals to Uber’s food-delivery division, which the ride-hailing company considers...
15:04, 2019-05-17

Indiana farm suspends delivery following animal abuse video FAIR OAKS, Ind. (AP) — A famous northwestern Indiana dairy farm’s home delivery service has temporarily suspended deliveries, in part to protec...
17:20, 2019-06-10

Russia confirms it has started delivery of S-400 missile systems to Turkey: RIA Russia's Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation confirmed on Friday it had started delivering S-400 missile defense systems to Turkey and...
15:44, 2019-07-12

Amazon takes top stake in UK food delivery firm Deliveroo LONDON (AP) — Amazon is investing in British meal delivery company Deliveroo, expanding its reach into food retailing. Deliveroo said Friday that it ...
11:32, 2019-05-17

Google’s Wing kicks off first drone delivery service in Australia The air delivery developer Wing, a subsidiary of Google’s parent company Alphabet, began flying fresh food, coffee, over the counter medications and ...
18:20, 2019-04-10

LEVC reveals new taxi-based range-extender delivery van Range-extender van promises 80 miles of electric-only running; order books will open next year LEVC has given the green light to a new delivery van,...
11:48, 2019-06-17

Chik-fil-A makes rare Sunday delivery for boy with brain tumor Chik-fil-A might usually be closed on Sundays, but that doesn’t mean they’re not willing to help out a child in need....
15:52, 2019-04-25

Special Gift For Differently-Abled Delivery Man Brightens Up Twitter Twitter was all smiles on Tuesday after a differently-abled delivery executive for Zomato received an electric vehicle as a gift from the food delive...
07:12, 2019-05-29

Should dating apps tell us how sexy we are? | Coco Khan App algorithms rank results so dating opportunities end up being hoarded by the few. One app told me my scoreMarks out of 10: how attractive do you t...
08:12, 2019-06-17

The Sad Truth About Sleep-Tracking Devices and Apps Our personal tech columnist tracked his sleep for two weeks with an Apple Watch and some software. Here’s why he concluded it was a pointless exercis...
15:44, 2019-07-17

How To Clear Out Your Zombie Apps and Online Accounts All those services you signed up for but forgot about? They're a security risk. Here's how to get rid of them....
13:40, 2019-07-14

Health: Apps and technology could help 'patient power' Apps and wearable technology are starting to help patients monitor their health and medicines....
11:24, 2019-05-17

Gay dating apps still leaking location data Some of the most popular gay apps, including Grindr and Recon, expose their users' locations....
12:24, 2019-08-08

Burner Apps and No Selfies When Reviewing Restaurants It’s harder to remain incognito in the digital age, says Tejal Rao, our first California restaurant critic. She prefers dining tech that’s understate...
15:28, 2019-08-14

99% of iOS apps investigated by the WSJ contained secret trackers Apple brags that it doesn't sell iPhone users' information to third party companies. The customer is not our product is the mantra repeated often by ...
20:32, 2019-05-31

EU election voter apps: Swipe right to vote? The battle for the EU parliament is in full swing, with populists to pan-European newbies fighting for votes. Voting advice apps (VAA) offer users he...
19:56, 2019-05-11

Apps That Blast Out Crime Alerts Don’t Have to Rattle You Neighborhood-watch networks are on the rise, even though crime is not. Here’s how to put the data into perspective....
16:56, 2019-05-29

U.S. carriers, apps and others hit by massive outage in the Northeast According to DownDetector, many of the wireless industries biggest stars are down today. The website shows that it has received complaints from custo...
18:08, 2019-06-24

All the new ‘Pokemon’ games, apps, and services that were just revealed Pokemon has been one of the most recognizable brands on the planet for over two decades, but its profile somehow got even higher when Pokemon Go took...
15:56, 2019-05-29

13-Year-Old Encryption Bugs Still Haunt Apps and IoT RSA encryption has been around for decades. Unfortunately, so have bad implementations that leave it less secure....
23:12, 2019-08-07

Need Some Help Reaching Your Goals? Try These 5 Habit-Tracking Apps We could all use a little help tracking the habits we want to make, like learning a new language, while stamping out the ones we want to break, like ...
20:12, 2019-07-08

Disney uses apps, ‘MagicBands’ to spy on guests: report The “Happiest Place on Earth” is also one of the most surveilled — with Disney honchos using the park’s wearable “Magic...
02:36, 2019-07-17

Divorce stinks. These 7 apps can help coordinate and communicate with your ex If you're facing the end of marriage and beginning of divorce, these 7 apps can help with legal issues, sharing custody and getting over the st...
12:04, 2019-07-24

Supreme Court allows lawsuit over iPhone apps WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is allowing consumers to pursue an antitrust lawsuit that claims Apple has unfairly monopolized the market for th...
17:00, 2019-05-13

Outstanding Survival Apps essential for Outdoors Whenever you go for outdoors you necessarily require some things to be always with you. Here is a collection of best smartphone apps which may help y...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Apps Purged by Apple Say It Holds the Key They Need to Get Back In Seventeen companies that make apps designed to fight iPhone addiction called on Apple to let them use technology that would resolve privacy concerns....
02:28, 2019-05-31

Disgruntled Uber drivers turn off apps The best ride-hailing app in the world is useless if it can't connect you with a vehicle, something customers often discover after last call at an ou...
07:32, 2019-05-10

Square’s POS system now integrates Postmates, DoorDash, and other food delivery services Square has announced plans to eliminate "tablet farms" in restaurants by integrating directly with food delivery platforms such as Postmates and Door...
18:28, 2019-06-06

How crowdsourcing shipping through technology will make last mile delivery cheaper (AMZN) The proliferation of e-commerce has transformed free shipping and same-day delivery from perks to table stakes — and retailers are paying the p...
23:56, 2019-07-09

State liquor authority threatens delivery services over hefty fees Grubhub might have to swallow hard when it reads this new set of rules. The New York State Liquor Authority — a powerful agency that regulates restau...
04:20, 2019-07-11

Surrogacy delivery leaves Alberta family feeling like they weren’t parents The intended parents said it took two-and-a-half hours after the birth of their son for them to meet him....
21:44, 2019-06-13

Medically-tailored meal delivery tied to lower health spending (Reuters Health) - Low-income people with chronic diseases who get free meals delivered that are tailored to their medical needs are less likely to b...
21:28, 2019-04-24

A lonely swan that lost her mate several years ago got a special delivery on Thursday (WESH) A lonely swan that lost her mate several years ago got a special delivery on Thursday. Queenie is a 5-year-old black-necked swan in Lake Eola ...
07:52, 2019-06-01

Tesla Fights Back on Weak Demand Claims With Big Delivery Push Elon Musk is making calls, Renault doesn’t want human sacrifice, and the United Auto Workers is trying again in Chattanooga. All that and more in The...
16:20, 2019-05-30

Amazon leads $575 million investment in food delivery network Deliveroo Deliveroo has raised $575 million in a series G round of funding led by Amazon, taking its total funding to $1.5 billion since 2012.Read More...
10:28, 2019-05-17

Woman dragged to death in Long Island hit-and-run, delivery driver arrested A Long Island AutoZone delivery driver was arrested Monday for a hit-and-run that left a 38-year-old woman dead, police said. Donnell Hicks, 26, of Q...
06:56, 2019-07-30

Schools in Michigan districts banning pizza delivery, or any other deliveries, during lunch In a move that Jeff Spicoli would deem totally “bogus,” a number of schools in certain Michigan districts are banning pizza deliveries during lunchti...
16:40, 2019-04-12

Prepare to be shocked at how many food delivery drivers confess to snacking on orders In a development that may or may not shock you, it seems that a not-insignificant number of food delivery drivers have been known to steal a bite of ...
01:08, 2019-07-30

Ordermark raises $18 million to help restaurants manage disparate delivery platforms Ordermark, which developed a restaurant solution that unifies disparate delivery providers, has raised $18 million in venture capital.Read More...
19:00, 2019-07-29

Armed thug robs food delivery man of e-bike in East Harlem A food delivery man was robbed of his e-bike at gunpoint in East Harlem, police said Sunday. The 23-year-old was dropping off food on Fifth Avenue, n...
17:52, 2019-06-16

Watch: Goose rescued from front grill of pizza delivery car in Vermont Employees at a Vermont pizzeria called animal rescuers and firefighters for help when a Canada goose got stuck in the grill of a delivery car....
19:16, 2019-07-23

Verizon is the first US carrier to start long overdue Android Pie delivery for LG G7 ThinQ According to Google's recently refreshed (after a long time) Android distribution chart, only a little over 10 percent of active devices running the ...
09:24, 2019-06-05

Amazon’s new Prime Air delivery drone will start dropping off packages ‘within months’ One of Amazon’s most ambitious, if not downright crazy, initiatives appears to be on the cusp of becoming a reality. Amazon earlier today annou...
21:00, 2019-06-05

Amazon package-shaped birthday cake surprises home-delivery fan A North Carolina man surprised his wife with a birthday cake modeled after her favorite thing. ...
20:24, 2019-07-26

Uber’s futuristic drone delivery service could launch as early as this summer It may have seemed like science fiction just a few years ago, but a world filled with package-carrying drones zooming by overhead is right around the...
05:08, 2019-06-13

Crowdsourced delivery explained: making same day shipping cheaper through local couriers Retailers and their logistics partners have been pushed to meet growing customer demands for increasingly speedy shipping. And the steady rise of e-c...
12:12, 2019-07-06

Police honor pizza delivery man who rescued girls from alleged abuse LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kentucky police have honored a pizza delivery driver they say rescued two girls who were being abused by their father. The Lexington...
11:20, 2019-06-19

eBay takes on Amazon with Managed Delivery, a fulfillment service for U.S. sellers eBay has announced its latest initiative to take on the mighty Amazon -- Managed Delivery, a fulfillment service that's launching in the U.S. next ye...
19:16, 2019-07-24

Jeff Bezos announces plans for delivery service to the moon by 2024 Space flight company Blue Origin unveiled a new lunar lander that the firm says will deliver scientific instruments, rovers and astronauts to the moo...
01:08, 2019-05-10

New Pokemon mobile games, apps and services announced Today was a big day for Pokemon fans, as the Japanese company that owns the rights of the franchise has just revealed new Pokemon games, services, an...
05:24, 2019-05-29

Facebook will no longer preinstall its apps on Huawei phones Facebook will no longer pre-install its apps on Huawei phones, the latest blow for the Chinese firm as it struggles in the wake of a U.S. trade ban.R...
11:28, 2019-06-07

Apple Cracks Down on Apps That Fight iPhone Addiction Last year, with much fanfare, the tech giant unveiled a screen-time tracker of its own. Then it quietly began purging competitors from its store....
12:20, 2019-04-27

Apple defends removing parental control apps Apple says some parental control apps were removed from the App Store because of security concerns....
13:16, 2019-04-29

Apple Backs Off Crackdown on Parental-Control Apps The iPhone maker acted as tech giants faced more scrutiny over what critics argue is anticompetitive behavior....
11:32, 2019-06-04

Here's the fastest way for Android users to find and uninstall apps they don't need How many apps do you have on your phone? Do you use them all, or is that percentage closer to 50%? 40%? 20%? Let's say someone has 211 apps on their ...
23:28, 2019-05-10

Google brings Firebase Performance Monitoring to web apps At Google I/O 2019, Google announced a host of Firebase improvements and upgrades, including expanded app performance monitoring.Read More...
22:20, 2019-05-07

The Google Play Store is nagging some users to get rid of old apps There have been a handful of updates to the Google Play Store’s operation that garnered headlines in recent days, such as the news that apps&rs...
20:24, 2019-05-12

Dating apps users 'more likely to have unhealthy attitudes to weight' The US research found vomiting, laxative use and fasting were among the most common methods used....
03:24, 2019-05-31

Facebook no longer allows its apps to be pre-installed on Huawei phones The social network said it has suspended providing software for Huawei to put on its devices while it reviews recently introduced U.S. sanctions....
02:00, 2019-06-08

Calorie counting apps 'can exacerbate eating disorders' The BBC found examples of app users logging harmful habits or punishing themselves for over-eating....
11:24, 2019-07-04

I met hundreds of men on dating apps – then found love where I least expected it When I inherited my mother’s rundown home and moved in to do it up, I felt lonely and isolated. A chance encounter with a tradesman changed everythin...
09:16, 2019-08-05

Facebook's Study program pays for information about the apps you use Facebook announced today that it has launched a new app for Android users called Study from Facebook. The app will be used to help the company conduc...
02:00, 2019-06-12

Facebook’s New Tool Lets You See Which Apps and Websites Tracked You The tool is a response to criticism that Facebook has faced over how it safeguards its users’ privacy....
17:36, 2019-08-20

Take the Scenic Route With Apps Like Roadtripper and Roads by Porsche Things are green again and we’ve got roll-down-your-windows temps outside, which can only mean one thing: It’s time to hit the open road....
11:44, 2019-06-04

The first macOS 10.15 screenshots reveal brand new Music and TV apps Apple on Monday will take the wraps off its newest software innovations that are almost ready for mass consumption. New iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS...
21:40, 2019-05-29

Health apps may not disclose sharing your personal information (Reuters Health) - While nine out of 10 phone apps for depression and smoking cessation assessed in a recent study were found to be sharing user data...
18:48, 2019-04-24

Possible antitrust probe might have led Apple to bring back certain apps Just the other day, Apple CEO Tim Cook told CBS News that Apple is not a monopoly. That comment related to a U.S. Supreme Court decision that allows ...
00:52, 2019-06-06

Facebook stops Huawei from pre-installing apps on phones LONDON (AP) — Facebook has stopped letting its apps come pre-installed on smartphones sold by Huawei in order to comply with U.S. restrictions, deali...
15:28, 2019-06-07

Facebook stops apps being pre-installed on Huawei phones The block on pre-installed apps on Huawei smartphones will also apply to Instagram and Whatsapp....
14:08, 2019-06-07

Third-Party Apps Exposed Over 540 Million Facebook Records A cybersecurity firm found that two different third-party Facebook apps left millions of records about users sitting unprotected on Amazon’s servers....
10:42, 2019-04-09

Lawmaker targets Candy Crush, other apps with ban on ‘pay to win’ schemes Video game apps including the popular Candy Crush would be banned from offering “pay to win” schemes aimed at kids, who pay for upgrades and bonus fe...
21:44, 2019-05-08

Fear-based apps have us fretting about crime even as it declines Paranoia has never been so social. A slew of community apps meant to inform locals of crime in their area are helping encourage a false sense of risi...
20:40, 2019-05-08

New feature in iOS 13 gives users more control over apps that track their location Late last month, we passed along the results of an investigation conducted by The Wall Street Journal that showed how 99% of third-party iOS apps pro...
00:40, 2019-06-09

Viral: Photo Showing Long Queue Of Zomato Delivery People Outside Restaurant The picture posted by Zomato India two days ago, shows a very long queue of delivery executives or Zomato valets lining up outside one very famous re...
09:40, 2019-04-12

Watch: Zomato Successfully Tests Hybrid Drone For Aerial Food Delivery Coming soon- food delivered to your door by a drone! Zomato Founder and CEO Deepinder Goyal recently announced successful test flight by hybrid drone...
12:36, 2019-06-14

Amazon adopts multi-pronged approach to meet growing delivery demand How Amazon is growing its delivery and logistics infrastructure to meet demand and ensure customers receive their goods as soon as possible.Read More...
16:08, 2019-05-16

Harry Potter meets Kiki’s Delivery Service in the breathtaking Witch Hat Atelier It’s easy for adults to forget the magic of art when they’re constantly being bombarded by media from every direction. But for kids discovering the w...
19:48, 2019-05-14

Airport amenities to ease summer travel: Free movies, food delivery and more Many of the nation’s airports introducing new amenities and services to help passengers better enjoy — or at least tolerate — their...
16:32, 2019-07-31

UN food aid to Yemen will fully resume after two-month break, as Houthis ‘guarantee’ delivery Life-saving food aid distribution is set to resume to 850,000 people in the Yemeni capital, Sana’a, following guarantees by Houthi opposition forces ...
17:40, 2019-08-09

UPS forms new drone delivery subsidiary, will seek FAA approval to operate commercial flights UPS' newly formed subsidiary -- UPS Flight Forward -- has applied to the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration for Part 135 certification.Read More...
00:04, 2019-07-24

Here is a list of last mile delivery companies and startups fighting to ship items same day for less (AMZN, UPS, FDX, XPO, WMT) UPS and FedEx have dominated the US logistics industry — in particular, the last mile of delivery, where a courier brings a customer their orde...
09:32, 2019-07-17

How consumers rank the top delivery services in the US — and how they stack up against the growing threat of Amazon (AMZN, FDX, USD) The transportation and logistics industry is undergoing a massive shift as a result of surging deliveries. Daily parcel volumes are higher than ever ...
09:32, 2019-07-17

Vegan chef’s organic vision is making food delivery services ‘sexy’ Haute vegan chef Mike Bagale is charting a new path in delivering his knowledge of the changing cuisine by teaming up with Sakara Life, a pioneering ...
13:44, 2019-05-28

Ford taps Agility Robotics’ bipedal robot to test package delivery Automaker Ford says it has partnered with robotics startup Agility Robotics to experiment with bipedal robots for package delivery.Read More...
15:48, 2019-05-22

Packing This Heat for Same Day Shipping: Ice-T Almost Shot an Amazon Delivery Driver for Creeping Up to His Crib Ice-T uses Amazon Prime just like we use Amazon Prime. However, if you’re delivering to Ice-T’s crib, you should proceed with caution....
22:12, 2019-05-22

Autocar confidential: Mercedes-AMG's delayed hypercar, Audi plans a special delivery and more Mercedes-AMG's Project One promises blistering speed, but is slow to arrive Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up this week's gossip from...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Danielle Fishel Welcomes "Miracle" Baby Boy After Early Delivery: "We Feel Helpless" Danielle Fishel and Jensen Karp's baby boy has arrived and the couple is facing the most trying time of their lives. The actress and her husband we...
19:44, 2019-07-01

Zume acquires Pivot Packaging to eliminate plastic in fresh food delivery Zume is acquiring Pivot Packaging, maker of compostable packaging, to eliminate plastic in the food delivery business.Read More...
18:08, 2019-06-13

Meal delivery kit company Sun Basket raises $30 million to roll out new food products Meal kit delivery startup Sun Basket has raised $30 million to develop new products and roll out an AI-powered customer experience.Read More...
15:52, 2019-05-21

Uber loses $1 billion in Q1 2019 as costs grow for drivers, food delivery Uber Technologies reported a $1 billion loss on Thursday as the ride-hailing service spent heavily to build up its food delivery and freight business...
13:20, 2019-05-31

What travelers need to know about sunscreen bans Here are some of the most popular destinations that have banned nonbiodegradable sunscreens, and how you can switch to a responsible alternative. &#...
14:08, 2019-04-18

Where are 'burqa bans' in Europe? After a bitter legal fight, the Netherlands has put a limited burka ban into force. DW takes a look at European countries that have had similar restr...
16:24, 2019-08-01

UK bans gender stereotypes in ads A ban has come into force prohibiting commercials that reinforce gender prejudices. This is met with approval by feminists in Europe....
12:52, 2019-06-14

Johnson & Johnson falls despite 42% profit spike amid talc, opioid litigation fears Johnson & Johnson shares fell 1% Tuesday despite the company posting a 42% profit spike amid concerns about lawsuits the company faces regarding its ...
14:04, 2019-07-22

To stop shady apps, Google to scrutinize first-time developers To better protect Android users from malicious apps, Google plans on spending more time vetting new developers who want to publish over the Google Pl...
15:08, 2019-04-16

Waiting-Room Anxiety Eased With Apps That Give Updates Startups and large health-care companies alike are developing tools to give worried parents frequent updates on what’s happening to their children du...
15:40, 2019-08-06

Researcher hacks macOS using plugins for secretly whitelisted apps Apple's macOS allows certain apps to automatically click on security dialog boxes for users, creating a risk that malicious plugins could seize acces...
11:28, 2019-06-04

Sumo Logic raises $110 million to orchestrate cloud apps with AI Sumo Logic, a startup developing an app intelligence platform powered by AI and machine learning, has raised $110 million.Read More...
15:48, 2019-05-08

AppOnboard gives away tool that lets developers create instant apps AppOnboard said it will give away for free its AppOnboard Studio, software that empowers anyone to design, build, and publish instant apps.Read More...
20:12, 2019-05-06

Oculus Quest gets Venues and control tweaks, will run Go apps later in 2019 Multiple updates to Oculus's premium standalone headset will make it easier to use, and potentially expand its catalog with numerous Go apps.Read Mor...
15:24, 2019-07-24

Gurman: WWDC will bring iOS app redesigns, iPad on Mac, and new Watch apps If there's any theme expected across all of Apple's operating systems at WWDC 2019, it's likely to be "more integrated apps for all of these platform...
16:28, 2019-05-06

AG Barr says law enforcement should be able to access encrypted apps for public safety Attorney General William Barr believes that law enforcement agencies should have access to encrypted messaging apps for the sake of public safety....
20:52, 2019-07-24

Millennials blowing it by ‘flexing’ wealth, status on dating apps While swiping on the dating app Bumble, Laurann O’Neill, 26, found someone who caught her eye — for all the wrong reasons. He was 23, attractive and ...
23:16, 2019-05-02

Google is down; outage affects mobile and desktop apps in the U.S. and overseas (it's over) If you're having trouble accessing Google Assistant, Google Search, Gmail, Google Drive or other Google apps, you're not alone. According to DownDete...
02:40, 2019-06-03

Divorce is hard. These 7 apps can make coordinating and communicating with your ex easier If you're facing the end of marriage and beginning of divorce, these 7 apps can help with legal issues, sharing custody and getting over the st...
15:40, 2019-07-24

Apps help restaurants sell unused food to reduce waste BERLIN — After a long day at work, Annekathrin Fiesinger is too tired to consider making dinner at home. So the 34-year-old uses her smart phone to c...
17:32, 2019-06-19

Unravel raises $35 million to manage and optimize big data apps Unravel, a startup developing a full-stack data operations platform for multi-cloud environments, has raised $35 million in venture capital.Read More...
15:16, 2019-05-14

iPhone users can now download bigger apps & games over cellular Apple has never been a fan of large file downloads over data, but this week the Cupertino giant has unexpected upped its cellular download limit for ...
13:32, 2019-05-31

20% of New York drivers for apps like Uber have had to rely on food stamps Ints Kalnins/Reuters Uber improved margins by cutting driver pay, writes an industry expert in American Affairs. Drivers for ride-sharing services h...
21:52, 2019-06-07

Google is down; outage affects mobile and desktop apps in the U.S. and overseas If you're having trouble accessing Google Assistant, Google Search, Gmail, Google Drive or other Google apps, you're not alone. According to DownDete...
21:40, 2019-06-02

Google Assistant and other apps now make it easier to have dinner delivered Don't know what to have for dinner? Too tired to cook? Google announced today that it has updated apps like Google Search, Google Maps and the Google...
21:08, 2019-05-23

South Wales police to use facial recognition apps on phones Force testing app that lets officers run snapshot through ‘watchlist’ to identify suspectsSouth Wales police are to have a facial recognition app ins...
21:44, 2019-08-07

Apple says parental control apps were pulled for security reasons Apple's attempts to help parents fight smartphone addiction among children should've been a PR win....
19:56, 2019-04-30

Skype, Slack, other Electron-based apps can be easily backdoored Enlarge / No need to knock, Electron left the code unlocked. (credit: Getty Images) LAS VEGAS—The Electron development platform is a key part of ma...
19:28, 2019-08-07

When Parents Divorce, Apps Can Reduce the Child-Custody Acrimony Co-parenting apps may not solve every communication problem between divorcing parents, but experts say the technology’s benefits can ease the stress ...
10:36, 2019-05-01

Amazon makes skill connections for Alexa apps generally available Amazon's new Alexa skill connections feature lets developers tap into services provided by other skills, like printing or reserving a taxi.Read More...
23:48, 2019-07-01

People Who Use Dating Apps More Likely To Have Eating Disorders: Harvard Study A new study by Harvard researchers, has now pointed at a new culprit that may have a link with eating disorders- dating applications....
15:12, 2019-05-31

Leaked iOS 13 screenshots showcase Dark Mode, updated apps With just six days to go until Apple introduces iOS 13 at the annual WWDC event, 9To5Mac has obtained screenshots which showcase the updated operatin...
19:12, 2019-05-28

The Latest: Apple splits iTunes software on Macs into 3 apps Apple is breaking up its iTunes software for computers into three apps: Apple Music, Apple Podcasts and Apple TV....
11:12, 2019-06-04

Apple and SAP partner to help clients build their own iPhone business apps SAP and Apple are teaming up to help clients develop their own mobile business apps using Apple’s machine-learning technology.Read More...
08:16, 2019-05-08

Sleep apps backfire by causing anxiety and insomnia, says expert Neurologist says ‘metricising our lives’ is counterproductive when it comes to sleepSmartphone sleep-tracking apps are making people so anxious and o...
14:36, 2019-06-07

Buggy Galaxy S10 update is causing a lot of problems with popular apps According to both Samsung and a number of reputable market research companies, the Galaxy S10 lineup is selling like hotcakes pretty much everywhere ...
15:00, 2019-05-27

Apple Says It Pulled Parental Control Apps Over Privacy Concerns Apple Inc. said it removed several parental control apps from its store because of security and privacy concerns, issuing a rare public response to a...
05:40, 2019-04-29

iOS 13 privacy feature will force total overhaul for Facebook apps Apple's Craig Federighi unveils iOS 13 at WWDC 2019. (credit: Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica) Privacy has been a renewed focus with Apple’s next operati...
01:48, 2019-08-07

Apple purges iTunes, as Music, TV and Podcasts apps take over syncing Apple's arguably most hated piece of legacy software - iTunes - just got killed today at the WWDC keynote, and the interesting part is that it won't ...
11:20, 2019-06-04

New report reveals Generations Z's favorite online apps and platforms Olivia Harris/Getty Zebra IQ, a market research and consulting firm, has put together a list of the most popular apps used by Gen Z, the generation ...
03:00, 2019-05-08

Delivery man accused of beating elderly woman with mallet, setting her on fire in Florida home BOCA RATON, Fla. (WPTV) — A delivery worker contracted through Best Buy is accused of beating an elderly woman with a mallet, dousing her with a toxi...
21:12, 2019-08-20

Steve Smith retires hurt after 92.4mph Jofra Archer delivery strikes his head Steve Smith retired hurt in the second Ashes Test at Lord's after a titanic tussle with Jofra Archer ended with the batsman floored by a 92.4mph boun...
18:12, 2019-08-17

Shake Shack sizzles as delivery and new Shacks drive beat-and-raise report (SHAK) Like retailers, restaurant owners and operators are increasingly turning to digital channels and del...
19:32, 2019-08-06

FAA bans some Apple MacBooks from planes Apple has recently recalled batteries installed in some of the 15-inch MacBooks, which are now banned from airplanes.      ...
20:08, 2019-08-14

‘S.N.L.’ Takes Aim at Trump and the Abortion Bans The 44th season finale was hosted by Paul Rudd, who played Pete Buttigieg, and featured a tribute to Nipsey Hussle from DJ Khaled....
08:40, 2019-05-19

EasyJet bans peanuts on all flights Not only will the British-based budget airline no longer serve peanuts, passengers are also being asked not to consume products containing nuts while...
20:28, 2019-04-24

Sensor Tower: Android and iOS apps made $39 billion in first half of 2019 Apps on the Apple Apps Store and Google Play earned $39 billion in the first half of 2019, according to market analyst Sensor Tower.Read More...
20:08, 2019-07-08

238 Google Play apps with >440 million installs made phones nearly unusable Enlarge (credit: NurPhoto | Getty Images) If the prevalence of abusive Google Play apps has left you numb, this latest report is for you. Carefully...
21:52, 2019-06-04

Apple shares its vision for macOS 10.15 Catalina: Cross-platform apps are key Apple's new framework, Project Catalyst, will help iOS developers translate existing mobile apps into macOS apps. ...
11:44, 2019-06-04

Google adds Tiles to Wear OS, making key apps easier to see and swipe Wear OS smartwatches aren't as popular as they could be, but Google's still refining the experience to make key features easier to access with quick ...
13:52, 2019-05-02

Android Q’s gesture navigation won’t support custom home apps at launch Enlarge (credit: Android) We don't have any Beta 5 pictures yet, but here's what the gesture navigat...
19:36, 2019-07-10

For third-party apps that use social login, Sign In with Apple will be mandatory, not optional Third party apps that already use a social log-in service like Sign In with Facebook or Sign In with Google, supporting the new Sign In with Apple wi...
12:44, 2019-06-04

Google explains how it created dark theme on three apps and Android Auto A post put up today on the Google Design website shares how Google developed dark themes for three separate apps and Android Auto. The apps include P...
22:56, 2019-06-28

Cops eye dating apps in Mackenzie Lueck’s disappearance after Lyft ride Police are looking at the dating apps of a missing University of Utah sorority sister who disappeared last week shortly after taking a Lyft ride. Sal...
00:36, 2019-06-26

Microsoft to end Office mobile apps support for older Android devices Microsoft silently updated the system requirements for its Office mobile apps and from what we understand, thing are looking bleak for Android users ...
18:16, 2019-05-31

Telemedicine apps are thriving because working moms love the convenience of their smartphones Mothers are huge drivers of telemedicine services, provided by companies like American Well, Doctor on Demand and Teladoc....
20:36, 2019-06-30

Once again, Google Play Store apps with ties to China are wreaking havoc Google has made headlines in recent months, both here and elsewhere, for its crackdown on malicious apps in its proprietary app marketplace, as well ...
06:00, 2019-06-05

Qualcomm enables ‘XR smart viewer’ augmented reality smartphone apps Qualcomm unveiled a new Qualcomm Snapdragon XR Smart Viewer reference design that makes it easier for hardware companies to create lightweight AR gla...
14:36, 2019-05-29

Study shows Apple devices in combo with apps could identify dementia Drugmaker Eli Lilly said on Thursday early results from a study suggest that Apple Inc devices, including the iPhone, in combination with digital app...
14:08, 2019-08-08

85 Google Play apps with 8 million downloads forced fullscreen ads on users Enlarge (credit: Trend Micro) Researchers found 85 Google Play apps with more than 8 million downloads that forced users to view fullscreen ads. Th...
22:28, 2019-08-19

Cloudflare-supported BinaryAST promises dramatically faster JavaScript apps Cloudflare-backed BinaryAST, a faster and more efficient method of loading JavaScript apps, is supported by the latest versions of Firefox.Read More...
16:08, 2019-05-17

Police: California man posed as woman on dating apps to carjack dates FRESNO, Calif. — A Northern California man posed as a woman on dating apps to lure men to a meeting place and then rob and carjack them, prosecutors ...
03:24, 2019-07-04

Calorie-tracking apps can help with weight loss, but aren’t perfect, experts say Will logging everything you eat help you lose weight? It might, research suggests, but that doesn't mean it's for everyone....
12:24, 2019-06-16

Tasty deals: Apps help find unsold food and reduce waste BERLIN (AP) — Growing numbers of people are using technology such as phone apps to reduce food waste and the carbon emissions it creates. Some build ...
12:40, 2019-06-19

Studio brings Audioburst’s content library to third-party apps and websites Audioburst Studio lets users embed custom playlists and audio players into apps and websites, and even earn a cut of revenue from playback.Read More...
15:04, 2019-06-04

Luggage storage apps can solve the 'where do I stash my bags' problem when traveling A growing number of start-ups promise apps that match travelers seeking short-term bag storage with businesses that have secure storage space. No mor...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Google confirms “Play Pass” subscription service for Android apps The Google Play Pass Promo. [credit: Android Police ] ...
20:12, 2019-08-02

Huawei promises 100% refunds if Google and Facebook apps stop working Huawei is resorting to drastic measures to counteract the effects of its inclusion on a US blacklist, which has resulted in several key US companies ...
03:28, 2019-06-19

A Wake-Up Call On Smart Beds And Sleep Apps That Collect Your Data Your bed could be watching you. OK, so not with a camera. At least not yet. But if you have any of a variety of “smart beds,” mattress pa...
16:08, 2019-05-29

Harvard study: People who use dating apps such as Tinder are more likely to have eating disorders People who use dating apps are more likely to have eating disorders than people who don't date online, Harvard researchers found....
03:32, 2019-05-31

Zipline drones take flight in Ghana, making it world's largest autonomous medical-delivery network On Wednesday, Zipline International — the autonomous medical-delivery service that launched in Rwanda just three years ago — announced it has officia...
18:12, 2019-04-24

ITV bans all-male comedy writing teams The broadcaster will no longer commission comedies that don't have any women in the writers' room....
01:44, 2019-06-18

Thousands rally across US against abortion bans – in pictures About 400 events were set to take place across all 50 US states in defense of abortion rights Continue reading......
00:00, 2019-05-22

Oakland bans use of facial recognition, becoming third US city to do so The Oakland City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to prevent city employees, including the police, from using or acquiring facial recognition tec...
11:00, 2019-07-22

Arizona bans coyote killing contests PHOENIX (AP) – The Arizona Game and Fish Commission has voted to ban organized contests where hunters try to kill the most coyotes or other pre...
00:36, 2019-06-23

Rome bans McDonald's from ancient site Italy's culture ministry has banned the McDonald's from building yet a restaurant in Rome near the ancient Baths of Caracalla....
20:08, 2019-07-31

Video: The history of driver bans in Formula 1 Only five Formula 1 drivers in the championship's history have been forced to sit out a race due to an official FIA sanction...
13:40, 2019-08-02

Across US, activists protest new wave of abortion bans Abortion rights supporters are holding rallies at the U.S. Supreme Court, statehouses and other sites across the nation to oppose tough abortion bans...
23:28, 2019-05-21

Amsterdam bans Red Light District tours City officials in Amsterdam are halting tours of the city's famous Red Light District because of concerns about sex workers being treated as tourist ...
16:20, 2019-04-09

Oakland bans use of facial recognition, becomes third US city to do so The Oakland City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to prevent city employees, including the police, from using or acquiring facial recognition tec...
18:36, 2019-07-18

Virginia bans deepfakes and deepnudes pornography Virginia is one of the first places to outlaw fake pornography created without a subject's consent....
14:08, 2019-07-02

San Francisco Bans Facial Recognition Technology It is the first ban by a major city on the use of facial recognition technology by police and all other municipal agencies....
01:04, 2019-05-15

FAA bans some Apple MacBooks from airplanes after recall Apple has recently recalled batteries installed in some of the 15-inch MacBooks, which are now banned from airplanes.      ...
16:24, 2019-08-14

UK bans ads over gender stereotypes in landmark ruling Adverts by cream cheese maker Philadelphia and car giant Volkswagen will no longer appear on UK television, the agency ruled. But both companies have...
12:28, 2019-08-14

Under-18s face 'like' and 'streaks' bans on social media The UK's data watchdog proposes restrictions on Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat among others....
11:52, 2019-04-15

What’s worse, Facebook’s bans or government regulation? On Thursday, Facebook decided it had had enough. It banned several accounts that it labeled as “dangerous” from its platforms. The prominent far-righ...
02:12, 2019-05-03

Oakland bans the use of facial recognition, becoming third US city to do so The Oakland City Council voted unanimously to prevent city employees, including the police, from using or acquiring it facial recognition technology ...
19:16, 2019-07-17

San Francisco bans e-cigarette sales, becoming the first US city to do so San Francisco on Tuesday became the first city in the country to ban e-cigarettes after city officials voted in favor of an ordinance that prohibits ...
01:04, 2019-06-26

Samoa bans 'Rocketman' over gay scenes: media Samoa has banned "Rocketman", the movie-musical based on the life of British musician Elton John, over its depiction of homosexuality, the South Paci...
10:36, 2019-06-11

Facebook bans extremists, 'dangerous individuals' Multiple extremist figures, including Infowars' Alex Jones and Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, have been banned from Facebook and Instagram. ...
02:52, 2019-05-03

'Women will die': how new abortion bans will harm the most vulnerable Women of color and poor women will be disproportionately affected by new restrictions across the US, opponents sayOn the floor of the Alabama state s...
08:32, 2019-05-19

Tunisia bans niqab in government offices Tunisia's prime minister has banned the full-face veil in all government buildings due to security concerns. It comes after a deadly double suicide b...
19:48, 2019-07-05

US bans North Korea visits for another year Team Trump on Monday extended a ban on Americans traveling to North Korea by forbidding the use of US passports to gain entry to the hermit kingdom f...
21:32, 2019-08-19

U.K. Bans Advertisements Depicting Gender Stereotypes No more commercials showing men struggling to do a load of laundry, or asking women if they are “beach body ready.”...
21:52, 2019-06-14

DoorDash fires delivery driver who allegedly ate customer's barbecue ribs, dropped off food with bite marks A man in Pennsylvania claims the barbecue bandit took two of the six ribs he ordered from a local restaurant....
20:20, 2019-07-16

Should we worry about the robots and mind-reading apps remaking our world? | Alex Hern Technology is spying on us and machines are developing human voices. But it’s not all a weird cyberpunk dystopiaTechnology changes so fast that our l...
14:16, 2019-08-01

Most diabetes apps lack real-time advice on blood sugar management (Reuters Health) - Hundreds of smartphone apps promise to make managing diabetes easier, but very few offer real-time guidance on what to do for dang...
22:48, 2019-04-16

Tech That Makes Us Better Humans: JavaScript, Shudder, Chat Apps, Concordia, Signia We reached out to a bunch of experts to ask them about the tools they love. Here’s what we heard back....
12:24, 2019-05-14

Unity makes it easier to insert augmented reality into native mobile apps Unity Technologies has launched an update that makes it easier to insert augmented reality features into native mobile apps and games.Read More...
17:24, 2019-06-17

Huawei receives another blow: No Facebook, Instagram, or WhatsApp apps on Android devices Huawei has had a bad few weeks, as US companies responded to the Trump ban one after another. Whether it’s hardware such as chips from Intel or...
13:20, 2019-06-07

Oculus forces Virtual Desktop to stop streaming SteamVR apps to Quest Oculus is forcing the developer of a popular Windows streaming app for Quest to remove support for SteamVR app and game streaming to the wireless hea...
15:36, 2019-06-12

Google lets users share GIFs directly into Gmail, WhatsApp, other apps Google is making it easier to share GIFs directly into different apps, including Gmail, Hangouts, Android Messages, and WhatsApp, the search giant an...
18:16, 2019-06-27

Long Island bagel shop customer goes on bizarre tirade over dating apps A Long Island bagel shop customer was caught on camera lashing out at other patrons in a bizarre tirade about women rejecting him because of his shor...
21:48, 2019-07-10

Google asks Android developers to categorize apps based on content and target age Google is asking Android developers for help correctly categorizing apps based on their target age group, partly to keep kids from using innapropriat...
16:56, 2019-05-29

Apple, Google remove dating apps that allowed children to make profiles According to the Federal Trade Commission, three dating apps from Ukraine-based company Wildec LLC failed to block users under the age of 13 from usi...
19:16, 2019-05-07

Apple’s macOS Catalina 10.15 adds media apps and Catalyst for iPad app porting MacBook, iMac, Mac Mini, and Mac Pro users will all benefit from the latest major release of Apple's macOS, which will begin to bring iPad apps to Ma...
11:28, 2019-06-04

Apple defends App Store practices, noting human reviews and free apps Apple is on the defensive after a recent court ruling opened the door to consumer lawsuits over its pricing and practices.Read More...
15:44, 2019-05-29

Apple, Google remove three dating apps FTC said could expose minors to sexual predators Three dating apps have been removed from Apple's App Store and the Google Play Store after allegations from the FTC that the apps allowed children as...
17:12, 2019-05-07

Equalum raises $18 million to quickly transfer files among apps, servers, and databases Equalum, which provides "data beaming" services to enterprise customers, has raised $18 million in venture capital to fuel expansion.Read More...
14:36, 2019-05-29

Fake cryptocurrency apps on Google Play try to profit on bitcoin price surge Enlarge (credit: Google) Google's official Play Store has been caught hosting malicious apps that targeted Android users with an interest in crypto...
03:12, 2019-05-24

BTS singer RM teams up with Lil Nas X for 'Old Town Road' remix: 'Seoul Town Road' RM from the South Korean boy band BTS and Lil Nas X dropped a new remix of the hit song "Old Town Road" to the surprise of fans.    &...
15:04, 2019-07-25

Spain bans Catalonia's ex-leader Puigdemont from EU vote Catalonia separatist Carles Puigdemont, who fled Spain after a 2017 secession attempt, has been banned from standing in the EU elections. He and two ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Texas city bans abortion, says it’s a ‘sanctuary’ for unborn WASKOM, Texas (AP) — A small Texas city has passed a local abortion ban and declared itself a “sanctuary city for the unborn.” Right to L...
19:52, 2019-06-13

Lawsuit seeks to block Georgia law that bans most abortions ATLANTA (AP) — A new federal lawsuit filed in Atlanta seeks to block a Georgia law that bans most abortions, saying it’s unconstitutional. Lawy...
16:16, 2019-06-28

Israel bans entry to two Muslim US congresswomen over their criticism The decision to bar Representatives Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib is likely to deepen a rift within the Democratic Party over Israel. President Donald...
18:56, 2019-08-15

The Latest: San Francisco bans facial recognition technology SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on a facial recognition ban in San Francisco (all times local): 3:10 p.m. San Francisco supervisors approved a ban on...
00:12, 2019-05-15

Quebec bans religious symbols for state workers in new law Premier Francois Legault's government used its majority to push through Bill 21 by a vote of 73 to 35 after applying the mechanism of closure to end ...
05:48, 2019-06-17

Boston suburb bans facial recognition software Somerville, Massachusetts today became the second U.S. city to ban facial recognition software use by city departments or police.Read More...
04:12, 2019-06-28

Disney bans smoking, large strollers from US parks Getting ready for that summer vacation to Disney? Whether you're heading to Florida or California, you'd better plan ahead if you're a smoker or a st...
16:20, 2019-04-09

Italy bans McDonald’s near ancient Roman monument Italy’s Culture ministry announced the decision after the municipal administration loudly protested against the notion of serving burgers in the arch...
21:28, 2019-08-01

Polish museum bans 'obscene' banana artwork Poland's National Museum has removed an artwork of a woman eating a banana because authorities found it obscene....
15:44, 2019-04-29