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Apple has delayed the release of 'Carpool Karaoke' on Apple Music (AAPL)

Apple's first original video series has hit a road bump. Reuters is reporting that the launch of "Carpool Karaoke" — a video series that features high-profile celebrities doing karaoke in a car — has been delayed. The Californian tech...Show More Summary

Marissa Mayer will have $186 million in Yahoo stock when Verizon buys the company (YHOO, VZ)

When Verizon's $4.48 billion acquisition of Yahoo closes this June, Marissa Mayer will be stepping down as CEO. But don't worry too much about her — Mayer has about $186 million worth of stock, stock options and restricted stock units...Show More Summary

A Warren Buffett-backed insurance tech company is going to help 'uninsurable' diabetics in the UK

LONDON — A South African insurance technology company supported by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is launching a life insurance product for diabetics in the UK. AllLife has partnered with Royal London, the UK's largest mutual insurer,...Show More Summary

What we know so far about the Larry Page-backed 'flying car' coming later this year

The mysterious flying-car startup funded by Google cofounder Larry Page, Kitty Hawk, finally took the wraps off its first vehicle on Monday. The Kitty Hawk Flyer looks a mix between a flying jet-ski and, as John Markoff of The New York...Show More Summary

Apple CEO Tim Cook once personally threatened to kick Uber out of the App Store (AAPL)

Apple CEO Tim Cook once personally told Uber CEO Travis Kalanick that the Uber app violated Apple's privacy rules, and threatened to remove Uber from Apple's App Store, the New York Times reported on Sunday. The issue in the reported...Show More Summary

The smartphone is eventually going to die — this is Mark Zuckerberg's crazy vision for what comes next (FB)

At this week's Facebook F8 conference in San Jose, Mark Zuckerberg doubled down on his crazy ambitious 10-year plan for the company, first revealed in April 2016. Here's the current version of that roadmap, revealed by Zuckerberg this...Show More Summary

A Harvard doctor just won $1 million for a project that could prevent the next deadly pandemic

Before the Ebola virus ravaged West Africa, killing thousands and leaving entire towns reeling, it started small. The virus wound its way out of a rainforest-adjacent village in Guinea and spread through other rural areas in Liberia and Sierra Leone, going undetected for months. Show More Summary

The Pope just gave an inspiring TED talk — and warned powerful world leaders to stay humble

Pope Francis showed up via video on the TED 2017 stage in Vancouver, Canada, offering up his thoughts in an 18-minute talk that covered everything from the viability of a happy future (it's still possible, says the Pope) to the discovery...Show More Summary

Serena Williams explains how she ended up engaged to a 'nerdy' Reddit co-founder

Serena Williams surprised the world when she recently announced her engagement to Alexis Ohanian, the co-founder of social news site Reddit. As she explained at the TED 2017 conference during an onstage interview with CBS host GayleShow More Summary

Sergey Brin is secretly building a massive zeppelin in a NASA hangar, report says (GOOG, GOOGL)

Google cofounder and Alphabet president Sergey Brin is secretly building a massive zeppelin in Hangar 2 of the NASA Ames Research Center, with a giant metal skeleton already in place, reports Bloomberg's Ashlee Vance. It's not immediately...Show More Summary

Appeals court: Uber engineer can’t plead the 5th

A court showdown over an injunction looms, and it’s not looking good for Uber.

Palantir will shell out $1.7 million to settle claims that it discriminated against Asian engineers

Palantir is settling allegations by the Department of Labor that its hiring practices for engineers discriminated against Asian people. It has agreed to pay $1,659,434 in back wages and stock options to impacted employees. It will also...Show More Summary

Uber's lawyers want to know: What did Larry Page know

Alphabet CEO Larry Page was thrust into the center of the high-profile legal battle that Google and Uber are waging over self-driving car technology on Tuesday. At issue is a conversation that Page may, or may not, have had with Anthony...Show More Summary

Texas hosts the largest Earth Day event in the world —here's what it was like

DALLAS — Businessman and philanthropist Trammell S. Crow founded Earth Day Texas in 2011, and it has gotten bigger every year since. This Earth Day weekend, an expected 150,000 people attended the event at the Texas State Fairgrounds. Show More Summary

An Uber employee committed suicide, and his widow is blaming Uber's work culture

An Uber engineer committed suicide, and his widow is blaming Uber's stressful work culture as the cause, according to a new report from Carolyn Said at The San Francisco Chronicle. Zecole Thomas told the Chronicle that her husband, Joseph Thomas, "wasn't himself" after he joined Uber. Show More Summary

The number of Amazon Prime members has reportedly doubled in the past two years (AMZN)

Prime is the gift that keeps on giving for Amazon. According to a new study from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners, Amazon’s premium subscription service has now reached 80 million members in the US. As this chart from Statista...Show More Summary

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