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Amazon Echo now lets you hail an Uber ride

There's another service you can summon using the voice-activated speaker. Just say, "Alexa, order me an Uber."

By February 5, 2016

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The 404 Show 1648: Uber's awful logo, Error 53, how to survive the Super Bowl, "Hail, Caesar!" review (podcast)

Russ and Jeff gang up on Uber's hideous new logo, look up the meaning of Error 53, prepare for Super Bowl 50 and get a quick and dirty review of the Coen Brothers' latest film, "Hail, Caesar!"

By February 5, 2016

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Gorilla Glass windshield is lighter, thinner and hail-proof

Corning demonstrates the strength of the Ford GT's Gorilla Glass windshield by firing a solid ball of ice at my face at 50mph.

By January 12, 2016

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Lyft partners with China's largest ride-hailing service

Uber may have some competition in China from its US rival as Lyft links up with Didi Kuaidi to let travelers use their apps interchangeably.

By September 16, 2015

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Gett revamps ride-hailing app with help from visually-impaired teen

Blind users can now order an on-demand ride by speaking to their smartphone, rather than having to rely on touch technology.

By July 15, 2015

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Ride-hailing service Lyft snags $100 million from Carl Icahn

The new investment could help Lyft better compete with bigger rival Uber in the race to grab people seeking an alternative to traditional taxi service.

By May 15, 2015

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Windows in the CNET Smart Home treat themselves

Exploring smart shades and blinds, and if they fit into a smart home.

By February 6, 2016

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Google reportedly plans to take on Uber with ride-hailing service

Bloomberg reports the Internet giant has been working on an Uber rival in conjunction with its driverless car project.

By February 2, 2015

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Cities with Super Bowl teams have higher flu death rates, study says

Football fans in Boulder and Charlotte going to Super Bowl parties this weekend might want to think twice before they double dip in the salsa.

By February 2, 2016

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How to watch every Marvel property in the perfect order

We've laid out every Marvel movie and tv show in the perfect order for you to watch -- or just to impress people.

By April 30, 2015