Senators who nixed mandatory antitheft software on phones sold in state say it’s bad business. But many won’t say why.
The ride-sharing service tries cutting fares in Los Angeles and San Diego by 30 percent. If the lower prices increase demand substantially over the next two weeks, UberX will keep them low.
The new rules require driver background check, training, and insurance coverage, and let the state collect fees from the ride-sharing companies.
The EU clears the way for Microsoft's planned purchase of Nokia's mobile devices and services business.
Commentary: Google is a leader in self-driving cars, but its new, steering-wheel -free model may not resonate globally.
After failing in the state Senate two weeks ago, a bill requiring that device makers include antitheft software on phones sold in the state passes muster.
The company says it won't have to pay fines levied against it by the California Public Utilities Commission.
Legislators rejected a bill requiring device makers like Apple to include antitheft software on smartphones sold in the state. Their reason: It would be bad for business.
Controversial startup MonkeyParking has halted operations in San Francisco after a cease-and-desist letter from the City Attorney's Office.
The upcoming title from Team Bondi has been called an ''attempt to disgrace Chinese culture, history and traditions''.