On-demand transportation company Uber is working on ways that it could make life easier for its drivers. Earlier today, that included a partnership with Metromile to offer per-mile car insurance. And now the company is announcing a partnership with Intuit that could provide more visibility to drivers about their earnings and taxes. Show More Summary
It has been an offseason full of changes for the Chicago Bears ever since the organization opted to fire general manager Phil Emery and head coach Marc Trestman in late December. Now that Ryan Pace is in place as general manager andShow More Summary
New buildings, Like Foster's 250 City Road, have bike parking that reflects this "cultural shift."
Sinnamon Love was one of the most prolific actresses in the adult film industry, but now she is giving up the business and dating a popular 1990s rapper. A report from MediaTakeOut noted that Love is dating Jarobi from A Tribe Called Quest. Show More Summary
The Gotham Gal and I are on the west coast for a while, escaping the NYC winter now that our kids are all out of the house. That means this blog, which normally gets updated around 5-7am eastern will get updated around 5-7am pacific this winter. We will resume our regularly scheduled programming when NYC […]
Is HTC now taking design cues from… Samsung? Evan Blass, who has a very good track record with HTC-related leaks, has posted a new picture that may show us the final design of the HTC One M9, complete with a feature that none of us saw coming. Show More Summary
Spotify will soon be adding games consoles to its list of supported platforms, with the news that it’s launching on PlayStations ‘soon’. The music-streaming company hasn’t provided much more details for now, but Sony has revealed what it calls a new “music destination” called PlayStation Music, which will be powered by Spotify. VentureBeat is studying social media […]
Now that Mission: Impossible 5 has moved into the Summer of 2015, Sony Pictures saw an opening. And in that opening, they placed a brand new Will Smith football movie. Previous just referred to as the “NFL concussion movie,” Sony has officially titled the film Concussion. Show More Summary
This is something that Mick Fealty “encouraged” me to do, and I think it’s a great concept so I’ve picked it up and ran with it. I hope for it to become a regular event but for now, let’s just get the first one out of the way Wednesday 4th February 7.30pm Hudson Bar – more...
Filippo Inzaghi is living game to game as coach of AC Milan. His job is safe, for now—even after losing twice to Lazio in four days and even after losing four of the past six games. Such is the situation at Milan that a first-year coach...Show More Summary
There are plenty of apps for identifying music while you're listening to it, but you might not know that the same functionality is built into Google Now as well—it's just one of the many features available inside Google's digital assistant that aren't immediately obvious to the casual user. Show More Summary
The Festival International De La Bandes Dessinées is sort of unofficially underway in Angouleme right now. A formal start tomorrow. That's always a big deal: it's the biggest and most important show for one of great world traditions of comics. Show More Summary
“When I started in December 2012, there was hardly a single positive story that came out about MARTA. I thought TOD was a way to begin changing the conversation… When we now talk about MARTA, and we talk about it as a generator of business,...Show More Summary
Writes John Henry in the comments to "Why Jonathan Chait thinks political correctness 'went into a long remission' and now has returned." Henry continues:For example:"It is not politically correct to mention that the Viet Cong are murdering...Show More Summary
Tongue-in-cheek goes tongue-in-chains. Ah, yes that classic combination of pizza and BDSM. Wait, what? Domino's Israel is now slinging super trendy Sriracha pizzas, but apparently that wasn't en vogue enough for them. To advertise the...Show More Summary
Yves here. John Helmer points out that while Greece needs all the friends it can get right now, Russia is has never been a great ally of Greece,. Another big complicating factor is that Russia already has important commitments to Turkey. Show More Summary
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Dangling precipitously from a creaking cable in the French Alps: relaxing getaway? A cable car suspended in the air near the icy town of Courcheval in the French Alps has been transformed into a luxurious apartment, and it's now on Airbnb. But not just anyone can rent it: It's only available as the grand prize in Airbnb's latest competition. Read Full Story
Yesterday’s list of paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free included some real gems, including a few that are still free if you hurry. For Wednesday, however, we have a fresh list with seven new paid iOS apps that are all on sale for free. Show More Summary
Right now we are seeing record low gas prices, with less pain at the pump many car buyers aren't seeking maximum fuel efficiency. Since diesel can be a tough sell, fans of oil burning cars might worry that their options could be limited. BMW has announced that they are staying in the diesel game in the US for awhile. Read more...