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Uber's redesigned driver app aims to boost income, rider satisfaction

The updated app is meant to give drivers information about how to increase their earnings and to improve the service they provide customers.

By 14 October 2015

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Incoming! Chinese rocket engine punches hole in house

And you thought living by the airport was bad...Some residents of China get a new ventilation system in their home courtesy of a spent rocket engine.

By 1 September 2015

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Obama unveils ConnectHome to get low-income households online

The pilot program will launch in 27 cities and one tribal nation and reach more than 275,000 low-income households. Some communities will receive broadband connections at no charge.

By 16 July 2015

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Airbnb to start collecting taxes for Los Angeles rentals

Instead of city officials trying -- and failing -- to track down hosts, Airbnb will collect the taxes directly and hand over the revenue instead.

By 20 July 2016

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London has replaced train tickets with contactless credit cards, and soon you could too

Transport for London has licensed its contactless payment system that allows you to board trains and buses with a swipe of a credit or debit card.

By 13 July 2016

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What the heck's a hyperloop?

From CNET Magazine: If Elon Musk has his way, we could soon travel at nearly the speed of sound.

By 9 July 2016

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Facebook lays out blueprint for connecting hard-to-reach rural areas

CEO Mark Zuckerberg's latest tack will be to work with vendors across the world to bring connectivity to rural locations with harsh conditions.

By 7 July 2016

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Stephen Hawking bemused by Donald Trump's success

Technically Incorrect: In comments taped for British TV, the famed physicist has no kind words for the presumptive Republican nominee.

By 31 May 2016

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Tinder breaking down barriers in India, one swipe at a time

The majority of young people in India still want an arranged marriage. Yet the "hook up" app is growing more popular by the day.

By 26 May 2016

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British artists made more money on vinyl than on YouTube last year

A report from the UK music industry's trade group derided a "fundamentally broken" music market.

By 21 May 2016