According to the filing, UberDrive is a “computer game software for mobile devices…”
The popular torrent website is suspected of violating copyright law in Sweden.
How the mid-2000s dream of the “citizen journalist” mutated into a dangerous trend of digital citizen policing.
The move comes days before a judge was to consider an injunction filed by the city.The ride-sharing company, meanwhile, has urged riders to sign a petition of support.
Like Creeper randomly likes one of your friend’s old Instagrams. *vomits nervously*
Multiple reports and police statements allege that an Uber driver raped a young Delhi woman Saturday evening.
An email from the “Guardians of Peace” showed up in some Sony employees’ inboxes. It ends: “your family will be in danger.”
Ashes to ashes, dust to dust, rage comic to rage comic.
In a blog post, CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick says the growth of the company doesn’t come without “growing pains.”
Excel and Word documents plainly expose thousands of computer log-in, financial, and web services passwords, including the Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and MySpace passwords for hundreds of major motion picture accounts.
Peers, an online community for sharing economy workers, announces a homeshare liability insurance program and a short-term vehicle lease program for rideshare workers whose cars are under repair.
From details of named employees’ medical histories to an unreleased pilot script written by the creator of Breaking Bad, the unprecedented leak of Sony Pictures data will reverberate for a long time to come.
The senator expresses concern that Lyft’s revised restrictions on access to customer data still does not clearly define which Lyft employees have access.
How Telltale’s newest game captures the heart of the popular book and television series and why it’s the perfect tribute.
The new feature will be available to everyone in the next few weeks.
An exclusive look at how the viral YouTube video tricked the world. BuzzFeed News’ Ryan Broderick talks to Stephen Zhang.
The FBI is warning businesses that hackers have used “destructive malware” to launch cyber attacks in the U.S.
Russia’s federal communications agency ordered internet providers to block Vimeo on Monday after the video hosting service initially ignored a request to remove a feature-length ISIS film. Vimeo deleted the video and attributed the delay to the Thanksgiving break.
Rep. Patricia Todd called her bill to ban discrimination against LGBT employees the Tim Cook Economic Development Act. Update: Apple has issued a statement citing a “miscommunication.”
A BuzzFeed News report prompted Uber to investigate Josh Mohrer for accessing this reporter’s account without express permission.
Retailers are being threatened with prison if they sell unregistered versions of the controversial device.
Mom, you don’t need to sign your texts.
2014 Edition! (H/T to last year’s post!)
Lyft and Uber have been locked in a ruthless corporate dogfight for the past year… so why has the ride-sharing underdog been so quiet during Uber’s nightmare week?
“They are simply a business that is not following the rules,” says taxi boss. Uber defends the stealth move.
As Uber came under heavy criticism last week, its biggest competitor thrived.
It looks like Twitter’s finance chief Anthony Noto thought he was messaging another Twitter executive about buying a company. Anthony Weiner, a prominent victim of the DM Fail, was quick to step in and offer support.
The new messaging app is blowing up among college students and investors. Like most anonymous messaging spaces, it can be a cesspool of garbage; Other times, it produces these gems.