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Uber banned in Berlin as officials cite rider safety

With Uber facing issues in Spain, France, and the UK, Germany becomes the latest European country to have its doubts about the car-sharing service.

By August 14, 2014

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PayPal dials back on robocalling

The digital payments firm says it didn't live up to its own standards when it updated its user agreement with a confusing and controversial policy on autodialed calls and texts.

By June 29, 2015

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Can a robot feel? Humanoid opera singer takes on touchy role

Myon the humanoid robot has spent two years preparing for its starring role in "My Square Lady." With that kind of artistic commitment, we can probably forgive it if it sounds a tad tinny.

By June 30, 2015

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Singing robot stars in new opera production, Ep. 209

This week on Crave, we learn how to make lava at home. News flash, it's not safe. A robot named Myon spent two years preparing for the role of its lifetime in a Berlin opera. Plus, watch an F-16 fighter jet blast a drone out of the sky.

By July 2, 2015

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Crave Ep. 209: Singing robot stars in new opera production

An autonomous humanoid robot named Myon currently stars in a German opera called "My Square Lady."

By July 2, 2015

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Helpling cleans up in Singapore with Uber-like 'sharing economy' model

The Uber for home cleaning, Helpling, lets you hire house cleaners either online or through an app. It's attracted a workforce of students who love the job's flexibility.

By June 10, 2015

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Green scream: The top 10 Shia LaBeouf motivational mashup videos

When Shia LaBeouf, a movie star who's no longer famous (his words), went crazy in front of a green screen for an art school video, the Internet stepped in to do what it does best.

By June 4, 2015

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Tempting blue pools in vivid Mars photo aren't what they seem

A recently released ESA image shows large lakes of blue on the surface of the Red Planet. Or does it?

By June 3, 2015

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Samsung's 5.5-inch Galaxy S6 Plus rumored to be coming soon

Outfitted with a larger screen, the Plus version of Samsung's Galaxy S6 may debut in the coming weeks, an Italian blog site claims.

By June 2, 2015

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Microsoft working on new collaboration, project management mobile apps

Flow may not be the only new "mobile first" productivity app Microsoft is building. There may be new, lightweight document collaboration and project management apps in the works, too.

By May 21, 2015