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To tip or not to tip drivers, that is Uber's question

People do it with taxis, people do it with Lyft. Now, drivers for the ride-hailing service are petitioning Uber to allow for cashless tipping by including an in-app gratuity feature.

By February 16, 2015


Uber does damage control amid firestorm, but is it enough?

After being called an "arrogant" and "jerkish" company that doesn't respect privacy, the ride-sharing service aims to show it's a "positive member of the community."

By November 20, 2014


Uber, Lyft hit with cease and desist orders in Virginia

State DMV orders the ride-for-hire services to stop operating within the state or face fines.

By June 5, 2014


First Montalvo patent is issued

Company, recently acquired by Sun Microsystems, is awarded a patent for "adaptive computing ensemble microprocessor architecture," with Glaskowsky named as co-inventor.

By June 23, 2008


Montalvo Systems is no more

Glaskowsky notes the passing of Montalvo Systems.

By April 25, 2008


Update: Sun confirms it's buying Montalvo

It's been a long, strange, expensive trip for Montalvo.

By April 24, 2008


Sun sealing up deal for Montalvo

Here's one secret stealthy chip start-up Montalvo has had trouble keeping quiet: it's being bought. The formal announcement is expected soon.

By April 24, 2008


Sun close to buying Intel would-be competitor Montalvo

Montalvo has been casting about for a buyer, and it looks like Sun is it.

By April 1, 2008


Rumor: Intel competitor Montalvo bracing for cuts

Montalvo Systems has spent a lot of money and hasn't produced a chip for commercial shipment yet. Cuts look inevitable.

By March 31, 2008


Jerry Lewis and the elusive Video Assist patent

The entertainer is widely credited with a patent on Video Assist, a technology widely used in motion-picture production. But does such a patent actually exist?

By June 22, 2009