Category : Technology

by Yash - 1 week ago

UK moves toward driverless car tests without safety drivers

The U.K. government has announced it’s working on a process to support so-called “advanced trials” of autonomous vehicles — i.e. trials without human safety drivers. It also says it will be beefing up the existing Code of Prac...

by Yash - 1 week ago

Uber competitor Chauffeur-Privé rebrands to Kapten

French company Chauffeur-Privé is going to expand aggressively over the next couple of years. That’s why the company is changing its name to Kapten — a name that sounds less French. “We wanted to share with you a very important piece of news,” Kapten...

by Yash - 1 week ago

7 deals on smartphone car mounts you can shop right now

We're pretty sure you don't need any more reminding, but that football game on Sunday was a big ol' yawn fest. If you saw the commercial for the cool cup holder phone mount and woke up for a moment, you're in luck. Take your pick from these seven c...

by Yash - 1 week ago

Instacart faces class-action lawsuit regarding wages and tips

Instacart is facing another class-action lawsuit pertaining to the way it pays its independent contractors, NBC News reports. Instacart guarantees its workers at least $10 per job, but workers are alleging Instacart offsets wages with tips from custo...

by Yash - 1 week ago

There are 230 new emoji on the way in 2019

Get ready to step up your emoji game. Unicode just made its new emoji list for 2019 official, and the update adds 230 new symbols, including a yawning face, white heart, and pinching hand symbol. Though the list of new emoji has now been finali...

by Yash - 1 week ago

Watch the 2019 State of the Union address here (or not)

It’s that time again — time to hear what kind of state our precious union is in. For those of you inclined to watch the temporarily delayed speech by the President, you can of course watch it in a bar and invent your own drinking game, but you...