On-demand smartphone apps are known for addressing the whims and desires of the comfortable. It turns out they can also serve the greater good.
Days after violent cabbie protests in France, tension between the ride-hailing service and the authorities continues to grow.
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Nonprofit Feeding Forward hits a global chord with its on-demand food-donating service.
The struggling carrier's Direct 2 You program, which brings a customer rep to a place of your choosing, now serves New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Denver.
The Lite version of the Facebook app is designed for people with budget Android phones stuck on slower 2G networks found in developing markets.
Net-connected "smart buttons" from carrier Telefónica let businesses tempt customers with one-touch instant gratification. Early uses are ordering pizza, hailing cabs and requesting a package pickup.
The social network makes its messaging app for smartphones available to people who don't have a Facebook account.
New quadcopters and two-wheeled rovers are joined by a hydrofoil for fun on the water.
In a letter to investors, CEO Travis Kalanick calls the ride-hailing service's growth in the country "remarkable and unprecedented."