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New Google Maps feature alerts you if your taxi or rideshare driver strays off course

Google is testing a new feature on its map app which could make rideshare or taxi trips safer. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the details.       ...

New Google Maps feature alerts you if your taxi or rideshare driver strays off course

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Google Maps Testing New Feature That Will Make Your Taxi Rides Safer Google Maps is getting a new feature that will alert taxi passengers when their ride goes off route by 500 meters. The feature seems to be limited to...
14:32, 06/11/2019

Google Maps will tell you if your taxi driver is veering off course to rack up a higher fare If you’ve ever worried that your taxi driver might be trying to take advantage of you by taking a more scenic route to your destination than yo...
21:00, 06/10/2019

Google Maps SOS Alerts Will Soon Try to Navigate You Away From Disasters Google Maps will soon roll out a new feature that will help users navigate effectively during crises and disasters, as well as get relevant visual in...
11:16, 06/07/2019

Google Maps speed camera alerts and speed limit indicators rolling out worldwide One of the important features that differentiate Waze from other navigation apps like Google Maps is the possibility to see in-depth traffic informat...
08:16, 05/28/2019

The most exciting Google Maps feature ever is about to get even better About a month ago, Google released the most exciting Google Maps feature ever to more Android and iPhone devices that support augmented reality (AR) ...
18:48, 09/20/2019

Google Maps is about to receive a feature we’ve all been waiting for It took a significant location tracking scandal for Google to actually do something about the user’s privacy when it comes to location tracking...
16:00, 09/19/2019

Google Maps just got a brand new feature that goes way beyond navigation Google has been adding plenty of new features to Google Maps over the year, most of them meant to improve navigation and commute experiences. The lat...
15:00, 09/13/2019

Google is testing a new Maps feature that has nothing to do with navigation Google Maps is without a doubt one of the best navigation apps out there and a must-have on mobile devices. Google keeps adding new features to Maps,...
02:16, 05/04/2019

How Google Maps’ new feature could save you from a speeding ticket If you use Google Maps to help you navigate while driving, you may have noticed a rather useful feature has been missing all these years: speed limit...
12:48, 05/30/2019

Google Maps just got a great new feature – but only on iPhone, not Android A few days ago, Google brought one of the features that was missing from the desktop Google Maps experience to the mobile versions of the app. That&r...
04:32, 09/05/2019

Google Maps is getting an awesome feature borrowed straight from Yelp Over the past couple of years, Google Maps has transformed from a simple navigation app to one of the most powerful information data bases for travel...
22:16, 05/06/2019

Google Maps finally received the one feature that was missing from the mobile app Google released a couple of amazing Google Maps features in the past few weeks alone, including AR navigation support that rolled out to Android and ...
19:32, 09/02/2019

Google testing new Maps feature that can save you money or even your life Imagine that you're out of town and need to take a taxi back to the hotel. While you're looking forward to quickly getting back to the room and takin...
23:32, 06/10/2019

Another Waze feature added to Google Maps can save you from getting pulled over Back in the olden days of 2016 when bezels were bigger, screens didn't have notches and foldable phones were the stuff of science fiction (uh, they s...
23:16, 06/05/2019

New Google Maps feature demoed last year rolls out to Pixel phones Owners of Pixel phones rejoice, as Google has just announced an important new feature that's been in testing for about a year, AR navigation is now r...
05:00, 05/09/2019

Google Maps just got an excellent new feature: Real-time bikesharing info Google on Tuesday unveiled an absolutely cool new Google Maps feature that will immediately appeal to users who rely on bikesharing services to get a...
14:16, 07/17/2019

Google Maps rolls out new bike-sharing feature in major cities worldwide Google Maps' new real-time bike-sharing availability feature comes after Apple announced major changes to its competing app last month.  &...
14:48, 07/17/2019

A fun new Google Maps feature shows walking directions on top of real-world images Google Maps has a new augmented reality feature rolling out in beta on iPhones and Androids. It shows directions with digital overlays on top of the ...
21:00, 08/08/2019

Google Maps’ easy-to-follow AR walking navigation feature is rolling out to more phones Back in February, Google announced that it’s testing an augmented reality (AR) feature in its Maps app for a limited number of users. Now, the search...
15:32, 08/08/2019

Google Maps Now Offer 'Stay Safer' Feature On Android Phones In India The latest update for Google Maps for Android devices offers a new 'Stay Safer' feature which can be used to share your live trip status with family ...
12:48, 07/01/2019

Google Maps Adds Mumbai Floods Feature To Alert Waterlogged Roads & Road Closures An annual event now, the city of Mumbai finds itself coming to a halt every time the rain gods are a little more generous than usual. The city's crum...
11:32, 07/03/2019

How to Access Google Maps New AR Walking Directions in Google Maps Earlier this year Google announced Live View, an augmented reality version of walking directions for Google Maps that allows you to see directions ov...
01:00, 08/11/2019

Rideshare driver busted for kidnapping claims toddler’s dad sold her for $10K A rideshare driver has been nabbed in the kidnapping of a 2-year-old girl in Pennsylvania — but she told police the tot’s father “s...
15:32, 09/03/2019

Man who raped woman at knifepoint posed as rideshare driver: authorities A man accused of raping a woman at knifepoint in Delaware this weekend had posed as a rideshare driver, according to police — the latest in a s...
08:00, 05/06/2019

Apple Maps could eclipse Google Maps with new AR patent Historically, Apple Maps has never enjoyed the same level of popularity as its main competitor, Google Maps.However, the San Cupertino-based company ...
11:32, 07/26/2019

How to download maps on the Google Maps app for offline use Devon Delfino/Business Insider Downloading Google Maps directions can be quite useful if you're going somewhere that doesn't have a stable internet ...
22:16, 05/09/2019

Google Is Slowly Turning Waze Into a Rideshare-Meets-Hitchhiking App Few hells are worse than getting stuck in traffic. To help, Waze started test-piloting its separate Carpool feature back in 2015 and in its latest up...
04:48, 07/30/2019

In Night Call, You're A Taxi Driver Who Has To Find A Killer There’s a serial killer on the loose in Paris. The taxi that you drive is running low on gas, the police detective in your back seat is strong-arming...
01:00, 07/19/2019

Millions of Business Listings on Google Maps Are Fake---and Google Profits Google Maps is filled with false business addresses created by firms pretending to be nearby. Some are fibbing to get your business. Others are poste...
21:32, 06/20/2019

How to add your business to Google and get it displayed on Google Maps for customers to find Reuters When you add a business to Google, you can immediately help your business bring in new customers and new streams of revenue. Once you've si...
03:48, 07/10/2019

Google updates SOS Alerts with visualizations of natural disasters Google has announced a number of enhancements to SOS Alerts, a safety feature first introduced to Google Maps and Search nearly two years ago. Read M...
18:00, 06/06/2019

Robert De Niro's Trump insults making him 'more insane' than 'Taxi Driver' character: Mark Steyn As Robert De Niro continues to publicly criticize President Trump - once saying he would like to "punch" the Republican "in the face" - he is becomin...
05:32, 05/21/2019

Garmin unveils 2019 Dash Cam lineup and Dash Cam Mini: Providing incident detection and driver alerts As more and more distracted drivers take on responsible drivers, dashboard cameras are a rather inexpensive method to help alert you to poor drivers ...
19:00, 05/09/2019

Google suspends trend alerts in New Zealand after naming murder suspect Google has suspended Trends alerts in New Zealand following criticism from the government that it published the name of a murder suspect, in violatio...
20:00, 07/05/2019

Google is about to make Google Maps more like Waze A couple of days ago, Google added some handy new features to its Google Maps apps for Android and iPhone, including Street View support (Android) an...
00:00, 09/07/2019

Google tests new feature that will stop you from telling someone to "Google it" Spotted by Android Police, the beta version of the Google Search app has received an update that includes a new way to share search results. So let's...
01:16, 06/21/2019

Google Maps can now tell you how bad your commute will be Three weeks after Google announced Google Maps updates to help you stay safe in the event of a natural disaster, the company detailed a solution for ...
16:00, 06/28/2019

Google’s AI maps fruit fly brains With Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Cambridge University, Google published research detailing the use of AI in mapping a fruit fly brain.Read Mo...
22:32, 08/05/2019

Google Maps will navigate you away from crises Google's SOS alerts already give you vital information when you're in a crisis zone, and now that includes driving directions. As part of a...
14:16, 06/06/2019

How to have Google Maps remember where you parked your car Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. As of March...
17:16, 07/19/2019

F2 Driver Anthoine Hubert Passes Away After Crash In Belgian GP Feature Race Formula 2 racer Anthoine Hubert passed away on August 31, 2019, after sustaining injuries in a horrific crash during the feature race at Spa-Francorc...
11:48, 09/01/2019

Google Maps can predict how crowded your train or bus will be Public transit is vital for countless people, but no one wants to be stuck on a subway train or bus that's jam-packed. To help you figure out ho...
21:00, 06/27/2019

Your Google Maps Is About to Get an AR-Directions Upgrade—Here's What to Expect GPS has done wonders for the directionally challenged, but there’s still a few quirks. Every time I emerge from the stinky depths of the New York Cit...
05:00, 08/09/2019

Google Maps using AI to highlight restaurant dishes Continuing with a theme we touched on just a day ago, Google Maps has added yet another enhancement that moves the popular navigation app deeper into...
15:00, 06/01/2019

Google Maps' AR walking directions comes to many more phones One of Google's coolest apps, by far, has yet to see the light of day for most users. I'm talking about Maps' live AR walking directio...
13:32, 08/08/2019

Here's a good example why you can't blindly follow Google Maps Many of us rely on Google Maps every day to help us get safely from point "A" to point "B." But sometimes putting blind faith in technology can backf...
21:00, 06/27/2019

Huawei could be about to reveal its own rival to Google Maps Not only is Huawei busy developing its own operating system to potentially replace Android, it's also got an in-house mapping service in the pip...
05:16, 08/18/2019

Google Maps now predicts how crowded your bus or train will be Google is introducing a new predictive feature to Google Maps, one that tells travelers how busy their bus, train, or subway ride will likely be.Read...
19:16, 06/27/2019

How Fake Business Listings End Up on Google Maps Have a burst pipe or a broken-down car? That plumber or mechanic you found on Google Maps might not be where they say they are. Or they might not be ...
11:32, 07/04/2019

Google announces Incognito mode for Maps At I/O 2019, Google announced an incognito mode for Google Maps. When it's enabled, places you search for and navigate to won't be linked to your acc...
22:00, 05/07/2019

Google Maps can now predict how crowded your bus or train will be Living in New York, there are times when I plan my entire day around whether or not public transportation is going to be a pain to deal with. Unfortu...
23:16, 06/28/2019

How to Report Fake Listings on Google Maps Does your neighborhood have strange joke listings on Google Maps? Are you living next to a Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry? Fake Google Ma...
02:48, 08/27/2019

Google Maps shows your speed while you're driving Google isn't just counting on speed limits in Maps to encourage safe driving -- it's now showing your actual speed. Android Police has lea...
01:00, 06/07/2019

Google Maps can help you with the last mile of your daily commute If your daily commute involves more than just a subway ride from one station to another, Google Maps is about to become a lot more helpful to you. St...
19:16, 08/27/2019

Google Maps can warn you if your ride goes off-route Many ride-hailing passengers are understandably anxious about their vehicles going off-route due to the potential for sexual assault. However, Google...
19:00, 06/26/2019

Waze just inherited one of the best features of Google Maps Over the past few years, Google has been adding a ton of features to Google Maps that make its other navigation app, Waze, so popular. But that doesn...
10:16, 06/11/2019

Uber and Lyft Are Trying to Compete with Google Maps For Some Reason When you’re trying to figure out how to get somewhere, the odds are pretty good your first move is opening Google Maps. But Uber and Lyft each want t...
00:16, 07/20/2019

Google Maps can now warn you about how crowded buses and trains are Google is updating its Maps app so you can see how full you local bus or train is when you're planning your commute.     &#...
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How to Find and Report Fake Businesses on Google Maps The next time you go to order pizza, or call someone to repair an appliance, make sure you aren’t getting scammed by a representative of a business t...
23:32, 06/21/2019

9 Uses for Google Maps Street View Besides Checking Out Your Old Neighborhood Street View has been with us since 2007, allowing us to spy on our old neighborhoods, see our front door on the internet, and generally travel the gl...
18:17, 09/18/2019

This subreddit documents the most delightful fuckups on Google Maps What do a couple of kids pointing guns at an adult, a man about to fall off stairs, a group of people wearing pigeon masks, and a taxi driver pissing...
20:17, 08/13/2019

Google Assistant and Maps are coming to GM vehicles in 2021 GM and Google are working to bring a voice assistant, embedded navigation and in-vehicle apps to Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles beginnin...
20:02, 09/05/2019

Google Maps' New AR Walking Directions Are Pretty Cool I didn’t expect Google to go soaring out of the gate soon soon after the company teased its augmented reality ambitions for Google Maps at yesterday’...
02:48, 05/10/2019

How to Spot (and Avoid) Fake Google Maps Listings When you search for a local business on Google, your instinct is to trust the top results. But the listings that show up under the map can contain ma...
12:16, 06/23/2019

Google Maps gives you more ways to find Lime scooters Google Maps is making it easier to find a Lime bike or scooter on your own terms. As of today, the Android version of Google's app (iOS is due ...
21:48, 08/13/2019

Google Maps will now help you avoid bumping into sweaty strangers on the bus Google Maps for iPhone and Android is getting a new feature that will tell you if your bus is delayed or if it's typically crowded at the time y...
20:32, 06/27/2019

Google Maps Will Now Warn You About Natural Disasters in Your Area Google Maps can already route you around traffic and road closures, but now it will also be able to help you steer clear of areas affected by natural...
22:32, 06/06/2019

Google Maps adds augmented reality navigation – and you can try it now Google has launched a new augmented reality (AR) navigation tool for Google Maps, which will guide you to your destination by superimposing arrows ov...
18:00, 08/08/2019

Google Maps is now using AI to highlight popular restaurant dishes Continuing with a theme we touched on just a day ago, Google Maps has added yet another enhancement that moves the popular navigation app deeper into...
06:00, 05/31/2019

Google Maps now allows commuters to see a preview of their drive to and from work If you drive back and forth to work every day, you might have noticed a notification on your Android phone from Google Maps that gives you a heads up...
06:16, 05/29/2019

Use Google Maps To Check Public Transportation Status Plenty of us rely on public transportation, but there are times when your local transit system is anything but reliable. Those of us who use it to co...
21:32, 07/02/2019

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22:00, 08/08/2019

Google Maps now shows speed limits in more than 40 countries Almost six years after Google’s purchase of the Waze navigation app, one of the features previously exclusive to the latter now appears to be a stapl...
17:48, 05/30/2019

Google Maps Will Now Predict How Crowded Buses And Trains Are Google Maps may still lead drivers into mud pits in empty fields, but the service is making changes to maps that will hopefully improve the transit c...
00:48, 06/28/2019

Google Maps will now warn you about crowded trains and late buses Public transportation is the circulatory system of any urban area, and it’s a better choice for the planet than driving your own vehicle. But let’s f...
06:16, 06/28/2019

Google Maps now displays bike-sharing stations worldwide Google Maps' bike-sharing station integrations are arriving in global markets from today, more than a year after debuting in New York City. Read More...
12:00, 07/17/2019

Google Maps AI helps you discover a restaurant's popular dishes Google is trying to take some of the guesswork out of trying a new restaurant. The company is trotting out an update to Google Maps that uses machin...
22:16, 05/30/2019

Google Maps Is Going to Piss Off Cops Around the Globe With Its Latest Update Folks, I’ve got some great news if you’re a driver and some bad news if you’re a cop: Google has confirmed it’s rolling out the ability to see speed ...
06:16, 05/30/2019

Google updates Maps, Search and Assistant so you can order food without app The feature lets you order using leading delivery services like DoorDash, Postmates, Delivery.com, Slice, and ChowNow, and more are on the way. ...
16:32, 05/24/2019

Google Maps now highlights photos of restaurants' most popular dishes Google Maps has long since shown crowdsourced photos of the dishes at listed restaurants, but a new tab will flag up the most popular choices with ph...
17:32, 05/03/2019

Google Maps update brings two new important features for commuters Google launched two new features for Maps, which will greatly help those using public transportation to commute every day. The new features, live tra...
21:00, 06/27/2019

Huawei reportedly launching its own Google Maps replacement in October Huawei’s slow untethering of itself from a reliance on Google, and specifically on Google’s Android mobile operating system, is sort of u...
03:00, 08/16/2019

Now it's easy to order food in Google Assistant, Search and Maps Starting today, you'll be able to order food via Google Assistant, Search and Maps in the US. At the outset, Google is working with DoorDash, Po...
01:16, 05/24/2019

Google Maps Gets Live Train Status and More Features in India Google has announced a trio of new India-specific Google Maps feature that will offer real-time bus and train journey status, as well as mixed-mode n...
14:00, 06/04/2019

Google Maps’ new features for India just made my commute a lot less painful As someone who mostly relies on public transport to get around Bangalore, aka India’s IT capital, I’m happy to report that Google has just rolled out...
14:32, 06/04/2019

Google Maps Detour Gets Nearly 100 Drivers Stuck In Empty Field Good things come to those who wait. Nearly a 100 drivers who got stuck in an empty field while taking a Google Maps-suggested detour to save time wou...
10:00, 06/28/2019

100 Drivers Get Stuck In Field After Google Maps Leads Them On Detour DENVER (CNN) – If it seems too good to be true…it probably is. This was proven when nearly 100 Colorado drivers got stuck in a field afte...
11:32, 06/27/2019

Millions of Google Maps Listings Are Fake, Report Claims With thousands of new fake accounts being added every month, Google Maps is flooded by about 11 million false listings and phone numbers that reroute...
08:48, 06/22/2019

Body of Man Who Went Missing in 1997 Discovered in Pond on Google Maps The body of William Moldt, a 40-year-old Florida man who was reported missing in November of 1997, has been found. And it’s all thanks to Google Maps...
22:00, 09/13/2019

Google Maps now displays bike-sharing locations in 24 cities Bike-sharing is a convenient way to get around a city, but with so many schemes operating concurrently it's sometimes tough to know where the ne...
23:32, 07/16/2019

One of the best Google Maps features ever is finally live on Android and iPhone Google regularly updates its navigation app with new features while testing other novelties with the help of beta releases, and Google Maps keep gett...
01:32, 08/09/2019

Google Maps will soon give you a heads-up on your busy train commute Google has been stepping up Google Maps and Google Assistant's abilities recently, with Maps able to advise you about speed limits and Assistant...
00:16, 06/28/2019

How to Access Google Maps' New Street View Layer in Android Google is slowly closing the feature gap between Google Maps’ mobile and desktop versions, and a recent update finally made it as easy to play around...
01:32, 09/05/2019

How to change the Google Maps voice on an Android phone or iPhone Nick Bastone / Business Insider You can change the Google Maps voice that gives you directions by changing its language. On an Android phone, you c...
19:48, 09/17/2019

Google Maps Adds Over 45,000 Toilets in India's 'Loo Review' Campaign Google Maps has added more than 45,000 community and public toilets as part of the Central government's "Loo Review" campaign, according to media rep...
12:16, 07/12/2019

Google Maps Gets New Reservation Tab, Live View Rolling Out in Beta Google Maps is releasing three new changes to its app, and it includes a new tab that shows upcoming flight and hotel bookings, and a new updated Tim...
13:00, 08/09/2019

Approximately 100 Colorado Drivers Drove Into Mud Because Google Maps Told Them To There is an over-reliance on technology, especially when it comes to navigating. I’m just as guilty as most of you when it comes to simply plugging m...
22:16, 06/27/2019

Google Maps is getting new features that could potentially save thousands of lives Over the past couple of years, software and technology have become considerably more aware of the user. This extends from using biometrics to unlock ...
20:48, 06/06/2019

Google Maps could save your life with new tools for natural disasters Google Maps is useful for finding directions to a gas station or discovering new restaurants in your neighborhood, but it could also save your life d...
01:00, 06/07/2019

Tribute To Chhatrapati Shivaji, Visible On Google Maps, Is Viral A crop art tribute to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj has gone viral online. The farm painting was made earlier this year on the occasion of Shivaji Jaya...
15:16, 06/20/2019

Google Maps update could save your life during a natural disaster Google has announced that its SOS Alerts are being updated to include real-time visual information and a navigation warning system during hurricanes,...
22:48, 06/07/2019

Gizmodo Dozens of Drivers Got Stuck After Blindly Following Google Maps Into a Mud Pit | Jalopnik Su Gizmodo Dozens of Drivers Got Stuck After Blindly Following Google Maps Into a Mud Pit | Jalopnik Supercars Seized From African Dictator’s Son, Again...
19:32, 06/28/2019

Google Maps now lets you combine subway directions with cabs and bikes There are few applications a city dweller will use as much as Google Maps, but for all its utility, the app doesn’t often account for the multitudino...
07:16, 08/28/2019

Google adds new Maps features that offer some users rewards and perks Google has just announced a new set of features for business owners that will allow them to give Maps users an incentive to follow and, eventually, b...
01:16, 06/21/2019

Google Maps update adds option to see popular dishes from restaurants Food is something that we can't live without, so having someone giving us directions to the food we like is probably going to make a lot of people ha...
17:48, 05/31/2019

Google's privacy push adds Incognito Mode for Maps and Search Among the new developments announced at Google I/O 2019, CEO Sundar Pichai revealed tweaks that will impact data retention and privacy. Filters that ...
00:48, 05/08/2019

Google Maps AR navigation launches in beta for compatible iOS and Android devices Live View, an AR-powered navigation tool in Google Maps, will launch on compatible Android and iOS devices in the coming weeks, Google announced.Read...
16:32, 08/08/2019

Google Maps makes urban exploration even easier in its latest update Over the years, Google Maps has turned into the ultimate navigation tool for travelers and commuters around the world. But aside from being able to g...
11:16, 05/27/2019

Report: Google Maps hosts ‘millions’ of fake business listings Many of us rely on Google Maps to find electricians, hair salon, and other services in our area.  Yesterday, the Wall Street Journal reported that Go...
13:00, 06/21/2019

Sketchy businesses are hijacking legitimate Google Maps listings to fool you A sketchy practice is becoming more commonplace on Google Maps involving companies hijacking legitimate business listings in order to make you think ...
03:00, 06/21/2019

Google Maps gets an augmented reality upgrade, beating Apple to the punch Google has launched a new augmented reality (AR) navigation tool for Google Maps, which will guide you to your destination by superimposing arrows ov...
14:00, 08/08/2019

Florida man missing since 1997 found at the bottom of a pond thanks to Google Maps Google Maps is a powerful tool if you need to know exactly how to get somewhere, but when a car was spotted in a residential pond using Google’...
00:48, 09/15/2019

WSJ: Google Maps is flooded with 'millions' of fake business listings (updated) If you've ever tried to find a locksmith on Google in a pinch, this may not surprise you. Turns out Google Maps is filled with millions of scam ...
05:00, 06/21/2019

Google Maps' AR walking directions arrive on Pixel devices today After first showing off augmented reality directions last year, Google is finally starting to roll out the feature for Google Maps. Starting today, P...
00:48, 05/08/2019

Google Maps speed limits and radar locations arrive in 40 countries After running limited tests in the US and elsewhere, Google Maps is rolling out speed limit warnings and both fixed and mobile radar locations in ove...
14:16, 05/30/2019

Using Google Maps to find a local business could drain your bank account...or worse Relying on Google Maps to find a local business could have serious consequences, The Wall Street Journal reports today. That's because the platform's...
02:00, 06/22/2019

Cruel Google Maps trick marked livestreamer's mansion as a homeless shelter While most pranks that originate from YouTube are terrible, a recent one targeted at homeless people in Los Angeles was particularly abhorrent and cr...
03:48, 08/01/2019

Earthquake, flood, hurricane: Google Maps adds tools to help you navigate a crisis Google is adding tools inside Google Map and search to help you deal with hurricanes, floods and earthquakes.        ...
12:32, 06/06/2019

Google Maps Tests Showing Popular Dish Photos for Restaurant Listings In a big step towards making it a more reliable place to look for restaurant recommendations, Google Maps is testing a 'popular dishes' feature for r...
15:16, 05/03/2019

Google Maps now shows bike-sharing docks with real-time updates Google Maps now shows the location of bike-sharing docks, and whether there are any bikes there for you to grab and ride right now.If you've alr...
15:32, 07/17/2019

How Google Maps uses machine learning to predict bus traffic delays in real time Google Maps uses machine learning to create bus delay forecasts to tell people in hundreds of cities around the world when the next bus arrives.Read ...
08:48, 06/28/2019

Newly opened WestConnex tunnel missing from Google Maps, causing confusion in Sydney Motorists sent up the garden path as controversial M4 East tunnel from Homebush to Haberfield fails to display Google Maps is working to resolve an i...
11:32, 07/15/2019

Google Chrome is getting a seriously useful new feature on Android Opening a ton of tabs in Chrome, even the mobile version, is something that many of us are all too familiar with. The current card-style interface of...
14:00, 05/27/2019

Google already pushed out a new feature introduced at I/O Google I/O just ended a few days ago, and already one of the new features unveiled has already started rolling out to users of Google Search. Thanks ...
21:32, 05/10/2019

Update to Google's Messages app adds a very useful feature Google's master plan to dominate the world includes the placement of Google Assistant into as many apps and devices as possible. To that end, several...
14:48, 05/22/2019

Every new Google Assistant feature announced at I/O 2019 Google Assistant learned a lot this year at I/O, like Duplex for the web, personalization with facial recognition, and more answers to "how-to" quest...
19:16, 05/08/2019

Google is about to steal another great feature from the iPhone Transferring files between Apple devices is incredibly easy thanks to a great feature called AirDrop. Whether you’re moving files between your ...
14:16, 07/02/2019

Google takes another feature from Apple for Android Q We already know that the new gesture system in Android Q is going to copy from iOS with a swipe up from the bottom of the screen taking you home. Swi...
05:00, 05/09/2019

Google’s newest Gmail feature will let you do a lot more than just email Google gave Gmail a massive makeover last year, adding several additional features so you can do a lot more than just email inside Gmail. Now, Google...
17:00, 06/11/2019

Thank you so much, Google, for giving us the iPhone 11’s most incredible new feature Hardcore Android fans will deny it until they’re blue in the face for some reason, but Android exists as it does today because of Apple. It&rsq...
18:48, 09/20/2019

This is the coolest new Google Search feature we’ve seen in years Google often adds useful tools and productivity features to its various apps and services, but some of the best are more fun than they are useful. Su...
15:48, 06/08/2019

Google brings its Data Saver feature to Android TVs Android TV might have struggled against Roku, Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV in the US, but it's a popular option in India. As data is expensive in...
16:16, 09/17/2019

Google's New 'Reminders' Feature Seems Like a Great Way to Piss Off Everyone You Live With Google has announced a new feature for Assistant to that enables anyone in a given Google family group—be they family, friends, or god help us, roomm...
15:00, 08/16/2019

Google is going to make it even easier to access the Pixel’s best feature If there’s one feature that defines the Pixel 3 (and all of Google’s Pixel phones, for that matter), it has got to be Night Sight —...
09:00, 07/05/2019

Feature added to Google's Messages app could save you some time Some Android users who send out texts using Google's Messages app might have noticed that they are now receiving suggestions for GIFs above the field...
00:00, 05/10/2019

New Google feature will automatically delete your personal data It isn't a secret that Google tracks your location, activities and web usage through your phone. By allowing the company to monitor your Location His...
20:48, 05/02/2019

Google once again points out a feature the Pixel 3a has and the iPhone XS doesn't Was it all the way back in February when we told you about Google testing an AR version of Google Maps for pedestrians? Time sure flies when you're c...
02:00, 05/21/2019

Google Translate's Camera Feature Now Supports 88 Languages I travel a ton, often to countries where my language skills are a little lacking. For those times, Google Translate has become an invaluable tool. Th...
22:00, 07/13/2019

Google is bringing a data-saving feature to Android TVs Google said on Tuesday it is bringing a set of new features to Android TVs to improve the experience of users who rely on mobile hotspots to connect...
09:01, 09/18/2019

Revisit Happy Memories With the New Google Photos Feature Google added some new features to Photos today that make it even easier to revisit your past photos, regardless of which version of Android or iOS yo...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Google is still working on an exciting AI feature that it introduced at last year's I/O Tweets sent by Google Photos product lead David Lieb (via Android Police) indicate that the company has not given up on the Colorize feature it unvei...
04:48, 05/10/2019

Google Photos has a new stories-style 'Memories' feature The cameras on our phones keep getting better, and we keep taking more and more pictures. That presents a challenge for for Apple and Google: how to ...
23:00, 09/12/2019

Google is bringing data saver feature to Android TVs Google said on Tuesday it is bringing a set of new features to Android TVs to improve the experience of users who rely on mobile hotspots to connect...
11:16, 09/17/2019

The cat man of Aleppo: rescuing battle-weary Syrian strays Mohammad Aljaleel looked after homeless cats during the aerial bombardment of Aleppo. He has since set up a dedicated sanctuary and veterinary clinic...
14:00, 08/06/2019

Google Photos just got an awesome feature that makes it a must-have Android and iPhone app Google Photos is easily one of the best apps you could have installed on your phone, especially if it’s an Android device, and especially a spe...
15:48, 08/23/2019

Google confirmed the Pixel 4 will use a signature iPhone feature – but with a big twist Ahead of the launch of Google’s Pixel 4 this fall, the company has gone ahead and confirmed several of the handset’s key features that we...
23:16, 07/29/2019

Google Pixel 4 could include new feature that dramatically improves display When it comes to flagship smartphones, displays are often regarded as one of the most important features. Nowadays, most manufacturers opt for OLED p...
12:48, 06/12/2019

Google brands scrolling screenshot feature for Android 'infeasible' For anyone hoping that Google would bake a scrolling screenshot feature into stock Android there's bad news: it's not going to. Replying i...
12:16, 04/29/2019

Google Assistant gets Assignable tasks feature, also known as weaponized nagging We all know Google Assistant wants to be helpful and keep families and groups on task. But the engineers behind Assignable tasks probably didn't thin...
19:32, 08/15/2019

Google Stadia will feature The Division 2 and Ghost Recon: Breakpoint Google has revealed just some of the games coming to its Google Stadia game-streaming service along with the first solid details on subscription serv...
20:48, 06/06/2019

Google’s new privacy feature auto-deletes location history We had our first hint this was coming thanks to a beta version of Google Maps from a few months ago, inside of which code was found that revealed Goo...
21:00, 05/02/2019

Google's Pixel phones are being slowed down by their Digital Wellbeing feature App developers and big tech companies alike have responded to growing concerns of smartphone addiction with an array of usage-tracking services that ...
07:16, 05/13/2019

Watch: Bear Strays Into Maharashtra Village, Driven Away By Residents Footage of people heckling a bear in Maharashtra's Buldhana district emerged on social media today, close on the heels of another involving a tigress...
17:48, 07/26/2019

Google’s awesome new privacy feature will auto-delete your location history We had our first hint this was coming thanks to a beta version of Google Maps from a few months ago, inside of which code was found that revealed Goo...
12:00, 05/02/2019

Upcoming NVIDIA Shield TV to feature Google Stadia support, new controller News about NVIDIA working on a new Shield TV set-top box emerged over the weekend, but not many details on the device were mentioned at that time. We...
01:00, 06/20/2019

Google Enables Auto-Delete Feature for Location History on Android, iOS Google's My Activity section has included the anticipated auto-delete feature to let users remove location history and activity data using an Android...
13:48, 06/27/2019

Google Chrome beta app for Android is updated with a battery saving feature Just a few days ago, we told you about an update to the Google Chrome Browser app for Android to version 75 (75.0.3770.67). That update included a pa...
03:48, 06/16/2019

Google Drive will introduce long-asked-for file shortcuts feature Enlarge / Google offers a suite of cloud collaboration services, but Drive is at the heart of it all. (credit: Google) Soon, Google will add one of...
03:00, 08/17/2019

Google Introduces New Feature to Auto-Delete Your Location and Activity Data Knowing that our apps gather boatloads of information about us—some for years—can be unsettling. Google’s various apps are chief among these, and the...
00:32, 05/02/2019

Update adds cool new feature for some YouTube videos on Google Search Rolling out via a server-side update to the Google Search app on Android is a new feature that is called "In this video." Spotted by Android Police, ...
03:48, 06/16/2019

Google Docs 'live edits' feature helps the visually impaired Google has launched a number of accessibility features this year, designed to make its products useable by everyone. Sound Amplifier, for example, ma...
14:16, 08/21/2019

Google Screenshot Search Feature Spotted, Assistant UI Redesign Tipped The company is also reportedly working on changing the pill-shaped Google Assistant suggestions that pop-up every time we trigger the voice assistant...
19:32, 09/16/2019

Google suspends Trends feature in New Zealand after naming murder accused Company backs down after criticism for breaching court order in Grace Millane caseGoogle has agreed to change how it publishes news in New Zealand af...
13:16, 07/05/2019

Google Assistant just quietly added a great new text messaging feature Not every update to Google’s software is a gamechanger, but some relatively small additions often end up becoming fan favorites. One such addit...
11:00, 08/06/2019

How to Check for Speed Traps, Speed Limits, and Traffic Accidents in Google Maps Starting today, Google Maps is expanding its traffic features to more regions. The app will now display the speed limit for roads you’re currently on...
21:32, 05/30/2019

Google Maps now shows speed limits and speed cameras in 40+ countries Almost six years after Google’s purchase of the Waze navigation app, one of the features previously exclusive to the latter now appears to be a...
05:32, 05/30/2019

Google Maps integrates more travel data, AR in an artful data mashup Yes, Google Maps is integrating augmented reality and hotel and flight reservations. But the big picture revolves around how Google can integrate dat...
23:00, 08/08/2019

Pixel 4 'Coral' Colour Variant Leaked, New Google Assistant Feature Tipped Google Pixel 4 has been leaked in Black, White, and Coral colour options. A new Google Assistant feature has also been reported that could be exclusi...
15:00, 09/09/2019

Watch: Exhausted Polar Bear Strays From Arctic Home, Seen In Russian City A starving polar bear has strayed hundreds of kilometres from its natural Arctic habitat and wandered, exhausted, into the major Russian industrial c...
07:00, 06/19/2019

Google's incredible Duplex feature can now automatically fill in all your details online, no input required We’re extending Duplex to the web, previewing how the Google Assistant can help you complete a task online, like renting a car or buying movie ticket...
03:16, 05/08/2019

Bring a Life-Sized AR Panda, Goat, or Bear Into Your Home With This New Google Search Feature Next time you search for an animal like an alpine goat, tiger, or lion using Google Search you might be able to bring an augmented-reality version of...
19:48, 06/02/2019

Google Earth spots car in Florida pond — with remains of driver missing for 22 years The remains of a Florida man missing for more than two decades were discovered in a sunken car — thanks to Google Earth. An eagle-eyed resident...
00:32, 09/13/2019

Apple iPhone 11 may add night mode feature to rival Google's Night Sight Apple iPhone 11 & 11 Max CAD-based rendersApple isn’t expected to make any major changes to the front of its upcoming flagships, but the next-gen iPh...
21:00, 06/12/2019

Rideshare passengers in Atlanta react to strike Drivers for Uber and Lyft went on strike in several cities across the country, turning off their apps for hours, to demand better wages. (May 8) ...
11:16, 05/09/2019

Join a rideshare to the Great Barrier Reef Update the ol' Uber app because beginning Monday, May 27 for an extremely limited time, riders in select Queensland, Australia cities will be able to...
00:16, 05/24/2019

Rideshare backseat is germier than a toilet seat, experts say Study: The average rideshare vehicle has about 219 times as many germs as the average taxi and more than 35,000 times more than the average toilet se...
23:16, 05/10/2019

Bird's latest rideshare scooter is designed to thwart vandals Rideshare scooters are designed to be a quick and convenient way to get around town, but because we're not allowed to have nice things, many are...
16:00, 08/01/2019

New York's Rideshare Organizers Clash Amid Unprecedented Uber Strike Long Island City—Just days before Uber’s expected debut on the stock market at a conservative but still-astronomical $80 to $90 billion valuation, th...
01:00, 05/09/2019

Uber, Lyft’s huge capital have created duopoly in rideshare market Even if another rival dared enter the market, it would likely be difficult to raise enough money to pose a viable threat after Uber and Lyft spent th...
02:48, 05/12/2019

Stuber's Betty Gilpin and Natalie Morales tell us about their weirdest rideshare experiences Betty Gilpin and Natalie Morales star in the new buddy action comedy Stuber, which hits theaters this Friday. We recently sat down with the pair to t...
03:00, 07/11/2019

Chinese rideshare giant Didi Chuxing makes big move in driverless car race Chinese rideshare Didi Chuxing is spinning off its autonomous driving unit as a separate company. The decision comes at a time of dimmed forecasts fo...
02:32, 08/06/2019

Rocket Report: Iranian launch failure, SpaceX rideshare business booming Enlarge / The Electron launch vehicle is ready to soar. (credit: Rocket Lab) Welcome to Edition 2.13 of the Rocket Report! There continues to be no...
23:16, 08/30/2019

Facebook's local alerts will be available across the US Facebook's local government alerts could soon be an everyday reality for American users. The social network is expanding access to all eligible...
19:16, 08/27/2019

Back-seat passengers in Uber, Lyft, rideshare vehicles face germs, safety risks Rising awareness about the dangers of sitting in the back seat could give you pause the next time your Uber or Lyft rolls up to the curb.  ...
12:48, 05/10/2019

'Riverdale' star Lili Reinhart warns fans about rideshare imposters after scary airport incident Actress Lili Reinhart is warning all her fans to be careful when using taxis and rideshare apps after a scary incident happened to her at an airport....
01:16, 06/04/2019

IndyCar Driver's Withdrawal from Ovals Raises Larger Questions About Driver Safety On the cusp of IndyCar’s second oval race of the season at Texas Motor Speedway, Carlin driver Max Chilton has stepped down. He’s not retiring, not y...
01:16, 06/05/2019

Weatherman who defied sensational alerts is out of a job One week ago Joe Crain, the morning meteorologist at WICS in Springfield, Illinois, called out station management for mandating over-the-top "Code Re...
19:00, 06/14/2019

Traffic light alerts can help us cut down sugary drinks Using traffic light-style warning labels and making healthy alternatives more easily available can reduce the consumption of sugary drinks, a major s...
03:16, 06/13/2019

Netflix's 'Remind Me' alerts you when new shows arrive Netflix loves to add new content, but finding it all can be a pain -- as can remembering just when a new show or season will premiere in the first pl...
01:00, 09/06/2019

New Smart Glass Alerts Police if There's a Break-In With hundreds of office towers, hospitals, schools, retail and residential buildings as customers, View aims to upend the traditional window industry...
15:16, 07/23/2019

| Does North Korea's Kim get Trump tweet alerts? How people stay informed in the Hermit State of North Korea is always a question, and US President Donald Trump may have answered it Thursday: by Twi...
20:32, 08/16/2019

U.S. Congress considers whether to require car child alerts Automakers would be required to install technology on new vehicles that alerts exiting parents to check for children in the back seat under legislati...
20:48, 05/23/2019

'Hundreds of lives saved' by new digital sepsis alerts Hundreds of lives are being saved every year thanks to a new digital alert system which automatically flags possible cases of sepsis in hospitals, th...
09:32, 08/18/2019

The Netherlands places missing child alerts on ATMs The Netherlands will be the first country in the world to display Amber alerts on ATMs when a child is reported missing. The initiative, which went i...
15:00, 05/28/2019

OnStar alerts Florida cops to baby trapped in hot car JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A vehicle assistance company helped save a 1-year-old Florida girl after her mom passed out inside a hot car. OnStar vehicle ale...
08:48, 06/06/2019

CBI Alerts Airports To Stop Ex-Kolkata Top Cop From Flying Abroad Former Kolkata police chief Rajeev Kumar should not be allowed to leave the country, the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI has said in a lookout...
12:32, 05/26/2019

Congress considers regulations for rear seat child alerts Lawmakers, as they consider child safety regulations for cars, say more than 800 children forgotten in vehicles have died from heatstroke in the U.S....
20:48, 05/23/2019

Puppy Alerts Southern Indiana Family To Fire, Saves The Day JEFFERSONVILLE, In. (WAVE) – If you thought Lassie’s nose for danger was just a tale for the small screen, a southern Indiana family’s story co...
22:32, 06/30/2019

FEMA's presidential alerts are an easy target for spoofing attacks Last fall, FEMA conducted the first nationwide test of its Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) system when it beamed a "presidential alert" to all capable...
08:48, 06/22/2019

Android's Live Transcribe gets sound alerts and transcript saving Google is making Live Transcribe, its Android app for easy voice transcription, a lot more useful. Now, in addition to jotting down spoken words, it&...
12:32, 05/17/2019

Researchers Send Fake Presidential Alerts to Stadium of 50,000 Using LTE Vulnerability Researchers figured out a way to exploit the system that sends presidential emergency alerts to our phones, simulating their method on a 50,000 seat ...
01:48, 06/25/2019

Forgot to Sign Up for Minor League Hockey Alerts? You Missed Some Drama An estimated 30,000 hockey fans received bizarre push alerts on Wednesday demanding $6,000 from a man named Stewart Zimmel and accusing him of threat...
03:48, 07/12/2019

Virtual reality more effective in spurring storm evacuation than alerts: study Participants who saw virtual reality of a storm were significantly more likely to say they would make home preparations or evacuate than those who sa...
05:32, 06/22/2019

Netflix adds Latest section, now alerts users when new shows drop Netflix today revealed the latest update to its platform, in which it’ll serve alerts when a show you’re interested in is available. This comes on th...
02:32, 09/06/2019

BJP Lawmaker Alerts Cops About Letter With Bomb Threat Against Amit Shah BJP lawmaker from Ganjbasoda in Madhya Pradesh, Leena Jain, Monday approached police, stating she has received a hand-written unsigned letter in whic...
22:32, 07/01/2019

Yemen: maternal and newborn health ‘on the brink of total collapse’, UNICEF alerts After more than four years of grinding conflict in Yemen, healthcare for mothers and their babies is “on the brink of collapse”, the UN Children’s Fu...
22:00, 06/14/2019

Amid Rising Hot-Car Deaths, Auto Makers Agree to Back-Seat Alerts Industry groups plan rear-seat technology on nearly all cars and trucks by 2025 to help avoid children being left in cars; child-safety group calls t...
13:32, 09/05/2019

Potential mass shootings in California, Tennessee averted after tipsters' alerts, officials say Potential mass shootings in California and Tennessee — at a Long Beach hotel threatened by a disgruntled employee and inside a Memphis church targete...
20:16, 08/22/2019

Heatwave to scorch Europe, France amid Women's World Cup as hot weather alerts triggered As the action heats up on the field at the Women's World Cup in France, a potentially record-setting heatwave is expected to blast continental Europe...
00:00, 06/26/2019

Jimmy Kimmel Live! and The Walking Dead Both Got Fined 6 Figures for Fake Emergency Alerts Both Jimmy Kimmel Live! and The Walking Dead have been hit with six-figure fines by the Federal Communications Commission for misusing emergency aler...
19:00, 08/16/2019

Guy who kinda looks like Adam Driver recreates Adam Driver photos, asks only for sandwich in return What we’ve got here is a guy named Ben Schifano, who looks, eh, kinda like Adam Driver. Schifano, sensing an opportunity in the Force, has used this ...
22:48, 07/25/2019

This five-seater air taxi just completed its first flight The promise of flying cars has never been fulfilled. Sure, there are pint-sized airplanes you can also drive on land but let’s be honest here, those ...
20:48, 05/17/2019

New low-spec LEVC TX Icon taxi on the way News 31 Jul, 2019 LEVC to build low-spec ‘Icon’ version of its TX electric taxi, while also announcing it's '100% committed’ ...
05:48, 08/01/2019

Yellow taxi bursts into flames in Tribeca A yellow taxi went up in flames Tuesday morning in Tribeca — with dramatic photos showing the car completely engulfed in the inferno as black s...
00:48, 07/04/2019

Taxi slams into Hell’s Kitchen restaurant A yellow cab driver lost control and slammed into a Manhattan restaurant on Thursday afternoon, injuring eight people, authorities said. The male cab...
22:32, 07/11/2019

2,500th LEVC TX taxi rolls off production line News 31 Jul, 2019 LEVC has now produced 2,500 electric TX taxis at its factory in Coventry, preventing 6,800 tonnes of CO2 from enterin...
05:48, 08/01/2019

Lilium's latest flying taxi prototype can at least hover There are a number of flying taxi startups out there, but Lilium has stood out with its unique airplane-like design and serious aeronautical cred. No...
15:48, 05/16/2019

Uber Air flying taxi service to be trialled in Melbourne Telstra, Macquarie, Westfield-operator Scentre Group, and Melbourne Airport to help the Silicon Valley darling launch a third Uber Air pilot city and...
07:00, 06/12/2019

LEVC produces 2500th TX hybrid taxi in Coventry LEVC's Coventry facility has been heavily upgraded to produce the TX Range-extender TX has saved its owners £3.85 million in fuel costs compared to...
10:48, 07/31/2019

LEVC produces 2500th TX electrified taxi in Coventry LEVC's Coventry facility has been heavily upgraded to produce the TX Range-extender TX has saved its owners £3.85 million in fuel costs compared to...
01:16, 08/01/2019

World's 10 cheapest cities to catch a taxi cab Believe it or not, there are still some countries where a cab is as cheap as ridesharing. Click forward to see the world's 10 cheapest taxi ride...
22:16, 06/28/2019

A German startup just completed its first test of a new on-demand air taxi Lilium, a Munich-based startup, has unveiled an electric five-seat, air taxi prototype that completed its first flight earlier this month. The aircra...
01:00, 05/17/2019

MOMA's Volvo Was a Safer, Boxier 'Taxi of Tomorrow' How do you replace a New York institution like the legendary Checker Cab? You get the help of another New York institution (and a Swedish carmaker), ...
12:48, 07/28/2019

The most ridiculous things Tote Taxi has hauled to the Hamptons Danielle Candela drew the line at the Picasso in the gilt frame. “It wasn’t wrapped or anything — I didn’t want the liability.” But the founder of To...
20:48, 05/23/2019

Russia's Yandex.Taxi likely to issue new shares in IPO, says top shareholder Russia's largest online taxi service Yandex.Taxi is likely to sell new shares in its planned initial public offering (IPO), an executive at its major...
13:16, 06/25/2019

Uber’s London Taxi Rival Will Cost You Peanuts Carlyle must be hoping that some of Uber’s magic valuation dust rubs off on Addison Lee. The investment has been difficult for the private equity fir...
10:00, 05/03/2019

Australian taxi drivers sue Uber over 'illegal operations' A law firm has filed a class action against Uber Technologies Inc on behalf of thousands of taxi and chartered drivers in Australia, accusing the wor...
06:48, 05/03/2019

Cabbie describes coaching passenger through childbirth in his taxi The Big Apple cabbie who calmly coached a woman through childbirth in the back of his car — and who didn’t even get a tip for his trouble...
20:32, 08/01/2019

Skai could be the first fuel cell-powered flying taxi Flying taxi designs are seemingly ubiquitous these days, but a startup is betting that its choice of powerplant could help it stand out. Alaka'i...
06:32, 05/30/2019

Didi announces autonomous taxi pilot for Shanghai Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi is launching a self-driving taxi service in Shanghai, after spinning out its driverless car business as a standalone ...
07:16, 08/31/2019

Airbus shares a glimpse of its flying taxi cockpit Airbus has been working on its Vahana project for years. It's an attempt to create an autonomous passenger drone network that could operate like...
09:00, 05/23/2019

Cops injured in Midtown brawl after teen hit by taxi When police got to the scene at West 52nd Street and Eighth Avenue around 2:30 p.m., the crowd went after the cops and officers used spray to gain co...
10:16, 09/13/2019

Volocopter reveals its first commercial autonomous flying taxi Just yesterday we said flying taxis may be a reality in the not-too-distant future. Today, Volocopter revealed its first commercial air taxi, the Vol...
04:16, 08/22/2019

This flying taxi startup just flew its 5-passenger jet for the first time The promise of flying cars has never been fulfilled. Sure, there are pint-sized airplanes you can also drive on land but let’s be honest here, ...
00:48, 05/17/2019

Volocopter proves its air taxi can work with air traffic control In order for air taxis and delivery drones to succeed, they'll have to play nicely with air traffic control systems. Yesterday, a Volocopter air...
04:16, 08/31/2019

Motorbike taxi firms rev up for race into West Africa Motorcycle taxi companies are expanding in West Africa with backing from investors betting that the meteoric rise of two-wheeled taxi firms in Asia c...
14:00, 06/12/2019

Taxi Officials Are Grilled Over Lending Crisis: ‘This Is a Moral Outrage’ In an emotional City Council hearing, lawmakers said New York officials could have stopped exploitative loans that have devastated thousands of cabdr...
04:48, 06/25/2019

"Flying" River Taxi Tests Seine Waters In Paris A "flying" electric river taxi hailed by its creators as the future of clean city transport is being put through a battery of tests in Paris this wee...
21:48, 09/18/2019

Electric 'flying taxi' prototype unveiled by German start-up Lilium says electric jet-powered five-seater aircraft could be in service by 2025A new “flying taxi” has been unveiled by German start-up Lilium, whi...
12:32, 05/16/2019

At $14,777, Could This 2014 Nissan NV200 Taxi be an Uber-Good Deal? One of the best ‘dad jokes’ is when someone asks you to call them a cab and you reply with “okay, you are a cab.” Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe NV...
15:48, 06/03/2019

GM's Driverless-Car Unit Cruise Delays Robot-Taxi Service General Motors’ driverless-car business, Cruise, will delay the roll out of an autonomous ride-hailing service scheduled for late this year, undersco...
15:00, 07/24/2019

Reckless Loans Devastated Taxi Drivers. Now Prosecutors Are Investigating. “I hope they help us,” said Mohammed Hoque, a cabdriver who spoke with agents as part of a new federal investigation into exploitative lending practi...
09:16, 09/10/2019

Cruise, GM's Driverless-Car Unit, Delays Robot-Taxi Service General Motors’ driverless-car business, Cruise, will delay the roll out of an autonomous ride-hailing service scheduled for late this year, undersco...
17:48, 07/24/2019

Facial recognition will catch sleepy taxi drivers in Russia Exhausted Russian taxi drivers may soon be forced to take breaks. Yandex.Taxi, the largest taxi service in the nation, will install devices in all th...
13:32, 08/08/2019

Australian Taxi Drivers Sue Uber Over Wages They Say Its Arrival Cost Them In their lawsuit, the drivers accuse the ride-hailing giant of operating illegally in the country and of destroying their livelihoods. Uber denied th...
22:16, 05/03/2019

City council proposes overhaul of taxi medallion industry The Taxi and Limousine Commission’s failure to address years of concerns about the collapsing taxi medallion industry has spurred City Council member...
04:00, 06/13/2019

LEVC reveals new taxi-based range-extender delivery van Range-extender van promises 80 miles of electric-only running; order books will open next year LEVC has given the green light to a new delivery van,...
12:32, 06/17/2019

‘They Were Conned’: How Reckless Loans Devastated a Generation of Taxi Drivers Thousands of immigrants who were chasing the dream of owning a New York taxi were trapped in reckless loans by bankers who made huge profits, The Tim...
10:32, 05/19/2019

Facebook launches local alerts to disseminate safety information during local emergencies Facebook is giving local emergency management agencies the ability to issue alerts about severe weather, traffic disruptions, crime and other local h...
20:16, 08/27/2019

Flight attendant arrested after passenger alerts United: She 'appears to be quite drunk' A flight attendant on an Air Wisconsin flight operated by United Express was was charged with public intoxication after a flight from Chicago.  ...
02:32, 08/11/2019

Lilium's 186mph airborne taxi takes to the air for a successful test flight You're now one step closer to hailing a ride in a flying taxi. German startup Lilium has carried out a series of successful test flights, puttin...
14:32, 05/16/2019

Uber sued by thousands of Australian taxi drivers in class action An Australian law firm has filed a class action against Uber Technologies Inc on behalf of thousands of taxi and chartered drivers in Australia, accu...
01:48, 05/03/2019

Sberbank, Mail.ru to set up Yandex.Taxi rival as Russia's internet booms Russia's Sberbank and internet firm Mail.ru said on Thursday they would invest up to 64 billion roubles ($1 billion) in a new joint platform for taxi...
19:48, 07/25/2019

Bad loans were killing the taxi industry long before Uber and Lyft: report The financial woes of the city taxi market may not be entirely the fault of ride-hailing companies — the industry was a house of cards waiting to col...
19:00, 05/19/2019

De Blasio calls for probe of taxi lenders following predatory loan report Mayor Bill de Blasio launched a probe Monday of the city taxi market following a damning report that claimed industry leaders duped drivers with pred...
05:00, 05/21/2019

India To Order Taxi Aggregators Like Uber, Ola To Go Electric By 2026: Report India plans to order taxi aggregators like Uber and Ola to convert 40% of their fleet of cars to electric by April 2026, according to a source and re...
21:48, 06/06/2019

Opposition activist dragged from taxi as Russian police detain 685 protesters Russian police forcibly detained nearly 700 people, including prominent activist Lyubov Sobol, attending a protest in Moscow to demand free elections...
07:32, 08/04/2019

City council grills taxi bosses over medallion market collapse City lawmakers grilled Taxi and Limousine Commission bosses on Monday over the agency’s failure to head off the medallion market collapse — an outcom...
22:48, 06/24/2019

Uber Air announces Melbourne as trial city for flying taxi service Ridesharing company says test flights of Uber Air’s helicopter-like ‘flying car’ will begin next yearMelbourne will be the first city outside the US ...
08:32, 06/12/2019

De Blasio nominee won’t give specifics on Taxi and Limousine Commission concerns Meet the new boss — same as the old boss? Mayor de Blasio’s pick to head the city’s Taxi and Limousine Commission — a former ...
01:00, 07/19/2019

Scathing report accuses taxi medallion brokers of misleading drivers Taxi-medallion brokers preyed on immigrant wannabe owners by failing to be transparent about the terms of their loans — leaving them with cripp...
18:32, 07/08/2019

Self-driving taxi service Waymo rolls out perks to lure riders Waymo is rolling out amenities to entice riders to use its self-driving taxis, creating a potential route to profitability in a money-losing industry...
16:48, 07/08/2019

Daimler and Geely back Volocopter to help launch its flying taxi service Flying taxis are one step closer to becoming a reality. Volocopter announced in 2018 that it hopes to have autonomous air taxis in the sky within fiv...
12:00, 09/09/2019

Air taxi startup Lilium stages test 'hover' of five-seater prototype Air taxi startup Lilium has staged a successful maiden flight of a five-seater prototype that it hopes to bring into service by 2025 to whisk passeng...
08:16, 05/17/2019

Elon Musk Predicts Tesla Driverless Taxi Fleet Next Year Mr. Musk said Tesla cars would soon drive themselves and serve as robot taxis. But many experts think autonomous cars are at least several years away...
19:32, 04/28/2019

Designed by committee, Toyota's Japan Taxi becomes an expensive Olympic symbol Toyota Motor's Japan Taxi, born in a government committee and designed to be an all-things-to-all-people cab, has become a high-priced icon of Tokyo'...
02:32, 05/22/2019

Uber picks Melbourne as test site for flying taxi service Uber Technologies said it will use Australia's second-largest city, Melbourne, as the first international test site for the group's planned flying ta...
05:00, 06/12/2019

Uber faces lawsuit by Australian taxi drivers for 'illegal operations' A law firm filed a class action against Uber Technologies Inc on behalf of thousands of taxi and chartered drivers in Australia, accusing the world's...
10:32, 05/03/2019

John Eliot Gardiner: Britten to Beirut in the back of a taxi - my night with Bernstein As a student, the conductor met Bernstein and got to ask him about West Side Story. He’s waited 61 years to conduct it, a moment when its themes of b...
10:32, 08/05/2019

New York luxury Realtor buys taxi ad to find 'wonderful, single, divorced dad' A successful New York City realtor bought a 30-second taxi ad this week advertising herself as a potential second wife for a “wonderful, single, divo...
13:16, 07/31/2019

2019 Frankfurt Motor Show: Continental Showcases Autonomous Robo-Taxi With Robo-Taxis, Continental is looking at an emission-free transport which will help pick or drop people which will considerably reduces the need fo...
22:02, 09/13/2019

Boeing teams with flying taxi startup Kitty Hawk on 'urban air mobility' Two of the better-known names in flying taxi development are getting together. Boeing and Kitty Hawk have formed a partnership that will have the tw...
09:32, 06/27/2019

Exclusive: India plans to order taxi aggregators like Uber, Ola to go electric - documents India plans to order taxi aggregators like Uber and Ola to convert 40% of their fleet of cars to electric by April 2026, according to a source and re...
17:00, 06/06/2019

Cruise Delays Robo-Taxi Launch in Another Reality Check for Driverless Cars In yet another sign the autonomous vehicle industry was way too aggressive predicting widespread AV use by the end of the decade, GM subsidiary Cruis...
19:00, 07/24/2019

Taxi park-in jams Mexico City’s Zocalo to protest ride apps MEXICO CITY (AP) — Taxi drivers have snarled traffic in downtown Mexico City in their latest protest against Uber and other ride-hailing apps. The pr...
01:32, 06/04/2019

Uber class action: taxi and hire-car drivers join lawsuit against company Uber defends service, saying governments across Australia have recognised the concept of ridesharingA class action filed on behalf of thousands of ta...
05:32, 05/03/2019

Former taxi commissioner sees more cities adopting New York's tough rules on Uber and Lyft Meera Joshi, former head of the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission, told CNBC on Monday that she predicts more cities are going to adopt TLC...
01:00, 08/13/2019

Report: Saudi Prince's Plan for Flying Taxi Robot City With 'Giant Artificial Moon' May Be Unrealistic Sounds like notorious human rights abuser Saudi Arabia’s plan to build a massive new city of the future on the border with Egypt and Jordan is going ...
22:16, 07/27/2019

iOS 13 first look: Dark mode, Maps and more A dark mode. A swipe-friendly keyboard. A slew of redesigned apps. These are just a few of the things you'll find in Apple's new iOS 13 rel...
20:32, 06/04/2019

What to know about acne face maps Face mapping links the locations of acne breakouts on the face with certain health conditions. We look at the science behind acne face maps and what ...
05:00, 08/08/2019

Battlefield V gets new maps and more in Chapter 4 At EA Play, developer DICE gave plenty of details on what's coming to Battlefield V over the next few months as part of its Chapter 4 content update....
21:32, 06/08/2019

Apple Maps gets a much-needed revamp Back when Apple Maps debuted, it was often derided for lacking a lot of detail, especially when compared to Google Maps. Now, with iOS13, that appear...
21:16, 06/03/2019

FCC wants to fix maps that now overstate broadband coverage U.S. telecom regulators are trying to fix faulty maps that don’t reflect which Americans have access to high-speed internet. Lawmakers and publ...
20:32, 06/12/2019

iOS 13: Apple Maps gets a brand new look this fall Apple Maps is getting new features including a Google Street View-style tool called Look Around that lets you explore cities in 3D.   ...
15:48, 06/04/2019

'Gears 5' will add new modes and maps in its first six months Now that Gears 5 is out the door, The Coalition and Microsoft are ready to preview what's next. They've outlined what you can expect in th...
16:32, 09/15/2019

Find Local Hotspots With These Photography Maps Lifehacker just moved to Times Square, and boy is it weird to work in a neighborhood run for tourists. I want to shout at them, “I have to be here, ...
20:00, 06/07/2019

How You Can Improve Your Favorite Maps App so it Doesn't Suck The mapping app on your phone isn’t always as reliable as you might hope, and despite all the advances in AI and street photography, Apple Maps and G...
16:32, 07/05/2019

Find the Best Fall Foliage With These Crowdsourced Maps Fall foliage is gorgeous, but tricky. In some areas, you might wait all year for the leaves to change—only to wake up one morning and they’re all on ...
02:32, 09/19/2019

TomTom maps out revamp with bet on self-driving cars TomTom now finds itself with several deep-pocketed rivals battling for the future of car navigation, including Apple Inc., Google and Here Technologi...
06:32, 09/05/2019

10 maps show how different LGBTQ rights are around the world Soledad Nunez/AP Last week, Ecuador's highest court issued a ruling, effectively legalizing same-sex marriage in the South American country. Busines...
01:16, 06/18/2019

FCC hopes to fix its broadband maps with more precise data More than a few people have qualms with the accuracy of the FCC's broadband coverage maps, and the regulator appears to be taking those objectio...
05:00, 08/02/2019

Your Zip Code Could Affect Your Lifespan. These Maps Show How Predicting lifespan isn’t an exact science. U.S. life expectancy is currently estimated at 78.6 years, but that one number doesn’t tell t...
22:48, 06/17/2019

The 5 best features coming to Apple Maps in iOS 13 (AAPL) Apple Apple Maps is getting a major overhaul in iOS 13 that brings a new redesigned map and other features. It'll be easier to get directions to fav...
02:48, 07/06/2019

The best – and worst – countries in the world for cheap taxi rides At one end of the scale, you've got Egypt, where $3 will get you a 5-kilometer cab ride. At the other end, there's Switzerland, where you&a...
23:48, 06/28/2019

Boeing Announces Work with Flying Taxi Startup Kitty Hawk, But Don't Call It a Flying Car Boeing has announced that it’s working with the flying taxi startup Kitty Hawk, to “collaborate on future efforts to advance safe urban air mobility....
14:16, 06/26/2019

The halfway mark: Cramer maps where the top S&P and Dow stocks are headed "When I look at the top five best performers in the Dow and the S&P, I see a good group of stocks, most of which have more room to run," Jim Cramer s...
09:32, 07/02/2019

Breath Of The Wild Now Supports Custom Dungeons And Maps (On PC) The emulated version of Breath of the Wild has all sorts of weird and wild extras the actual Switch edition doesn’t, but until now these have mostly ...
11:16, 05/20/2019

Over 6 million user-created maps are coming to 'Halo: MCC' Microsoft and 343 Industries said they'd transfer Forge maps and game modes to Halo: The Master Chief Collection with the help of players, and i...
04:16, 08/29/2019

The subtle art of really big data: Recursion Pharma maps the body With a technique called cell painting, Recursion Pharmaceuticals is creating a really big picture of morphology of cells in the body. But that's just...
19:00, 07/25/2019

Incredible maps light up the urban areas of our world These incredible, glowing maps highlight the urban world’s infrastructure. Graphic Designer Peter Atwood lit up roads, railroads, and cities us...
21:32, 08/07/2019

Long-delayed ‘Burn Your Maps’ teases more than it delivers It’s not always easy to tell when a film’s been sitting on the shelf, but “Burn Your Maps” has a dead giveaway: Jacob Tremblay, who broke out as the ...
23:16, 06/20/2019

Facebook Releases Maps to Help Fight Disease Outbreak Facebook has built new maps that can help its health partners better understand where people live, how they are moving and whether they have connecti...
10:00, 05/21/2019

In Ditching Paid Maps, Call Of Duty Finally Gets With The Program Over a decade after the original era-defining Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, Activision said last week that 2019’s Duty will be a re-imagining of I...
04:48, 06/04/2019

In Dustnet, You Explore The Ruins Of One Of Video Games' Most Beloved Maps Even within the internet’s vast digital memory, nothing is guaranteed to last—especially not games. Maybe a company runs out of money and has to cut ...
01:00, 07/19/2019

Apple Maps hands-on: Look Around and folders bring depth to iOS and iPadOS 13 Apple's competitor to Google Maps has officially moved past its difficult early days, and is now becoming a viable alternative as a daily navigation ...
02:00, 06/13/2019

RWE maps out green future as protesters call for faster change RWE told shareholders on Friday it would be at the center of Germany's transformation to renewable energy, but drew protests from environmentalists w...
14:32, 05/03/2019

State mapmaker brings creativity to Ohio road maps If your summer travel plans involve traversing Ohio and you’re still a fan of paper maps, it’s time you meet Bruce Hull. Hull is behind m...
08:48, 07/02/2019

Federal judges strike down Ohio's gerrymandered congressional maps A three-judge federal panel ruled on Friday that Ohio's congressional district map is unconstitutional and called for a new map by the 2020 election....
21:00, 05/03/2019

China's Meituan Dianping to join maps service battle Meituan Dianping, a Chinese online food delivery-to-ticketing firm, has started building a mapping service, aiming to enter an area currently dominat...
21:32, 08/14/2019

Connected city and transport demands are fueling smarter maps The geolocation demands of new mobility services have created an explosion in mapping startups that think they can take on Google and Apple.Read More...
19:16, 06/27/2019

New maps would put hundreds of Sainte-Marthe-sur-le-Lac homes in flood plain While rebuilding efforts are underway in Sainte-Marthe-sur-le-Lac, new flood zone maps proposed by the Communauté métropolitaine de Montréal (CMM) ar...
03:00, 05/18/2019

It’s Not Just the White House in 2020. The Power to Draw Maps Is Also at Stake. With the nation’s political maps hanging in the balance, Democrats are racing to win back statehouse chambers and Republicans are rushing to defend g...
09:32, 07/05/2019

Facebook used its AI smarts to build detailed disease prevention maps Facebook has created highly detailed population maps to help health organizations, researchers and universities tackle disease outbreaks and plan pub...
21:00, 05/20/2019

U.S. Supreme Court blocks redrawing of Ohio, Michigan electoral maps The Supreme Court on Friday blocked lower court rulings ordering Republican legislators in Michigan and Ohio to redraw U.S. congressional maps ahead ...
23:16, 05/24/2019

UPDATE 1-China's Meituan Dianping to join maps service battle Meituan Dianping , a Chinese online food delivery-to-ticketing firm, has started building a mapping service, aiming to enter an area currently domina...
16:00, 08/14/2019

North Carolina’s Legislative Maps Are Thrown Out by State Court Panel A three-judge panel in Raleigh threw out North Carolina’s state legislative maps as an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander and ordered new maps dra...
03:00, 09/04/2019

Men are better than women at reading maps because they played with Lego as kids, scientist claims The stereotype that men are better than women at reading maps is true, a brain expert has claimed, but only because they played with Lego as children...
22:16, 05/29/2019

A Collection Of Beautiful, Hand-Drawn Maps For Video Games And RPGs We’ve got a very cool feature for tonight’s Fine Art: the work of Francesca Baerald, an Italian artist who has drawn gorgeous fantasy maps for compan...
03:16, 08/27/2019

Supreme Court set to decide major census, electoral maps cases The U.S. Supreme Court, approaching the end of its current term, is due to issue rulings in the coming days in major cases including the Trump admini...
14:32, 06/23/2019

Outdated FEMA flood maps cost uninsured homeowners millions FEMA maps leave some 100 million Americans and 35 to 40 million uninsured homes and businesses at risk of flooding, according to flood risk group. &...
22:48, 07/22/2019

Xbox vs Google Stadia: Bad News for Google, slow broadband is already a huge disadvantage Eurogamer and Broadband Genie has found slow broadband is set to prevent many gamers from enjoying the new Google Stadia game streaming service. And ...
04:48, 06/23/2019

UPDATE 2-Google says it resolves issues affecting YouTube, Gmail, Google Cloud in U.S. Alphabet Inc's Google said on Sunday it had resolved the network congestion in the eastern United States that affected services in Google Cloud, G Su...
07:16, 06/03/2019

Google Will Now Let Visually Impaired Users Experience Live Edits in Google Docs There are a lot of improvements to be made on the web to make it more accessible, and a lot of that is contingent on thorny legal issues, so it’s nic...
20:16, 08/21/2019

Google expands Wi-Fi and adds toll-free Google Assistant line in India Announcements from Google event in India include giving villages in India access to Wi-Fi connectivity for the first time and a chance to call Google...
13:32, 09/20/2019

Google forces Nest users to use Google accounts, raising privacy concerns The Nest smart home ecosystem as we know it is dead. At its annual Google I/O developers conference last week, the search giant announced a broader r...
15:32, 05/13/2019

Google takes another stab at Google Glass, updates the AR headsets for business customers Google improved the specs on the Glass for business. The search company gave the smart glasses an updated camera and better battery life.  ...
18:48, 05/21/2019

Google details Project Mainline: Updating Android modules via Google Play Android Q's Project Mainline, Google's latest attempt to fix Android updates, will deliver code changes to internal OS components directly from Googl...
19:16, 05/08/2019

'What is Google Scholar?': What you need to know about Google's database for students, researchers, and other curious minds Reuters Google Scholar is a searchable database of scholarly literature. It connects users with studies and journal articles, but that doesn't alway...
04:16, 06/04/2019

Google faces outage affecting YouTube, Google Cloud and G Suite Alphabet Inc's Google is experiencing high levels of congestion in the eastern United States, affecting multiple services in Google Cloud, G Suite an...
01:16, 06/03/2019

Google says issues affecting YouTube, Gmail, Google Cloud in U.S. resolved Alphabet Inc's Google said on Sunday it had resolved the network congestion in the eastern United States that affected services in Google Cloud, G Su...
13:32, 06/03/2019

Apple and Google temporarily stop listening to Siri and OK Google queries Enlarge / An Apple Watch Nike+ Series 4. (credit: Getty Images | Wachiwit) Apple workers have stopped listening to Siri queries worldwide, the comp...
02:32, 08/03/2019

Google Pixel 3a vs OnePlus 6T: Google's affordable flagship against the mid-range heavyweight The OnePlus 6T currently reigns as champion of the affordable flagship market, a position it’s held for several months – but Google wan...
08:32, 05/08/2019

Google admits partners leaked more than 1,000 private conversations with Google Assistant Google on Wednesday admitted that partners who work to analyze voice snippets collected when people talk to the Google Assistant were leaked to a Bel...
19:48, 07/11/2019

A Very Long List of Privacy Features Google Talked About Today at Google I/O Google occupies a unique space when it comes to privacy. It is, after all, one of the world’s foremost collectors of information about you; from your...
01:32, 05/08/2019

This week’s dead Google product is Google Trips, may it rest in peace Google Trips! Get a good look at it while it is still around. [credit: Ron Amadeo ...
16:32, 06/06/2019

Google says it resolves issues affecting YouTube, Gmail, Google Cloud in U.S. Alphabet Inc's Google said on Sunday it had resolved the network congestion in the eastern United States that affected services in Google Cloud, G Su...
05:16, 06/03/2019

Google admits Gmail and Google Calendar users could have been scammed by fake event notifications Google has confirmed that a vulnerability could have left 1.5 billion Google Calendar and Gmail users exposed to a dangerous form of phishing attack....
15:16, 09/10/2019

Pierrefonds-Roxboro denounces ‘lack of support’ by Quebec government over floodplain maps Officials with Montreal's Pierrefonds-Roxboro borough say they are denouncing "the lack of communication and support" by the provincial government ov...
23:00, 07/22/2019

Black Ops 4's 'Apocalypse' Brings Fan-Favorite Maps And Modes (And More Annoying Loot Boxes) The undead apocalypse started spreading across Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 on July 9, bringing zombie-themed content that features brand new maps as we...
09:32, 07/11/2019

U.S. battle over partisan electoral maps to face major test in North Carolina After the U.S. Supreme Court ruled federal judges cannot curb partisan gerrymandering, reform advocates vowed to take their fight to state courts tha...
14:48, 07/12/2019

Cadillac adds 70,000 miles to its Super Cruise hands-free driving maps Cadillac's Super Cruise impressed me back in 2017 when I drove with it from New Mexico to California. The hands-free experience made the long tr...
17:48, 06/05/2019

Bing Maps team contributes Uganda and Tanzania building datasets to OpenStreetMap The Bing Maps team will contribute building corpora for Uganda and Tanzania to OpenStreetMap, as a part of Microsoft's AI for Humanitarian Action pla...
22:32, 09/19/2019

U.S. Supreme Court due to issue rulings in major census, electoral maps cases The court, which has a 5-4 conservative majority, has 12 cases left to decide during its current term, which began in October and is expected to conc...
17:32, 06/23/2019

Watch: Disney’s new anti-vibration tech maps CGI movements onto actual robots Researchers from Disney have developed software for mapping CGI motion animations to actual robots – without any of the unwanted outcomes of porting ...
17:48, 07/31/2019

A North Carolina court struck down the state’s legislative district maps on Tuesday, saying they wer A North Carolina court struck down the state’s legislative district maps on Tuesday, saying they were gerrymandered and unconstitutional under the st...
01:00, 09/04/2019

Google admits over 1,000 private Google Home recordings were leaked More than 1,000 private conversations recorded by Google Home devices have been leaked after it was revealed that Google lets human subcontractors li...
18:16, 07/12/2019

Google is testing full offline storage for Google Drive Ever needed a files from Google Drive, but been unable to grab it because you're stuck without internet access? Such worries could soon be a dis...
11:16, 06/25/2019

Google reveals that over 1,000 Google Assistant audio recordings were leaked Smart devices have changed the face of privacy forever. Telling people that you believed someone was listening to you at all times used to be cause f...
23:48, 07/11/2019

Google employees attempt to ban Google from the San Francisco Pride Parade In a letter released Wednesday morning, over 100 Google employees demanded that the San Francisco Pride Parade remove Google as one of its sponsors, ...
23:32, 06/26/2019

Google will discontinue Google Hire by 2020 — just 2 years after launch Another Google service bites the dust, and this time it’s Google Hire. The company said it’ll shut down the job tracking system by next year. Hire he...
10:48, 08/28/2019

Google workers listen to your “OK Google” queries—one of them leaked recordings Enlarge / The Google Home Mini, the original Google Home, and the Google Home Max. (credit: Google) Google today defended its practice of having ...
23:00, 07/11/2019

Google Fi gets $70 unlimited mobile plan plus free Google One membership Google has announced a new unlimited Google Fi plan that gives subscribers unfettered access to SMS, calls, and data for a set monthly fee. Read More...
00:00, 09/18/2019

Google expands its efforts in India with new Google Pay initiatives During its annual event in New Delhi, Google announced a number of new Google Pay initiatives aimed at helping small and medium-sized businesses acce...
02:33, 09/20/2019

Google just launched its new lightweight search app Google Go worldwide After getting a limited rollout in Asia more than a year ago and then capturing a bit of the spotlight earlier this year at I/O 2019, Google on Tuesd...
14:48, 08/21/2019

Google brings AMP-powered search to Google Images Google wants to make it easier for users to search for content through Google Images. To do so, it's rolling out a new, AMP-powered Swipe to Vis...
01:32, 07/26/2019

Battlefield V 2019 Roadmap Confirmed: Pacific Theater, New Maps Revealed - E3 EA Play NEWS Electronic Arts has today announced the roadmap of Battlefield V content updates for 2019. This includes content for Chapters 4 and 5. Here's everyth...
05:32, 06/09/2019

Bing Maps team contributes Uganda and Tanzania building data sets to OpenStreetMap The Bing Maps team will contribute building corpora for Uganda and Tanzania to OpenStreetMap, as a part of Microsoft's AI for Humanitarian Action pla...
00:32, 09/22/2019

Activision releases 4K multiplayer gameplay for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare — with no mini-maps Activision and Infinity Ward released 4K multiplayer footage for the upcoming Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. And you can see it has no mini-maps.Read ...
07:00, 08/13/2019

Fill the Void On Your Wall With Huckberry's Print Gallery Sale, Including 3D Topographic Maps You know that bare spot of wall in your house? It’s time to finally hang something there, and I can almost guarantee you’ll find something you like i...
20:16, 07/12/2019

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare multiplayer beta — Infinity Ward reveals more maps and modes On the third day of its multiplayer beta test, Infinity Ward opened up the spigots for more users for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. And it also relea...
11:32, 09/15/2019

Get Ready for Changes to Google Drive and Google Photos Starting July 10th, when you upload photos to Google Drive or Google Photos, those images won’t automatically sync over to the other service as well....
09:32, 06/14/2019

Parents Named Their Baby "Google" After...Google Baby names are important. If you need suggestions, you can always try Google. Or, as one Indonesian family did, you can skip the looking on Google an...
15:16, 07/15/2019

Google announces customers can now use PayPal with Google Pay Google has just announced it has expanded its partnership with PayPal to provide merchants with more ways to accept payments online. Starting next we...
12:16, 06/22/2019

In India, you don’t need a Google phone to have a Google Assistant Enlarge / Google Assistant isn't just for smartphones anymore—at least, not in India. (credit: McKay Savage / Flickr) India is an enormous developi...
23:00, 09/19/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare Battle Royale? Infinity Ward testing '100+ player’ maps, modes Following on from Call of Duty Black Ops 4's Blackout mode, it looks like Infinity Ward could also be adding a battle royale mode to Modern Warfare 2...
12:00, 08/03/2019

These maps show record high temperatures in June, as scientists predict July could be the hottest month ever recorded on Earth The average temperature in June soared to its highest level on record, and experts predict that July could follow the same pattern. Several reports ...
23:16, 07/19/2019

You might have missed the most promising new feature of iOS 13 iOS 13 might not be the huge leap forward that some Apple fans anticipated, but it does include a range of upgrades that will greatly improve the iOS...
00:48, 06/06/2019

New feature in iOS 13 could save you some money Ever delete an app from your iOS device, not realizing that you're still paying a monthly fee to use it? It appears that Apple feels your pain. In iO...
03:48, 06/19/2019

Here's the first iOS 13.1 feature you may see after the iPhone 11 launch iOS 13.1 is already being worked on at Apple, and its first known feature appears to be the sought-after ability to visually recite song lyrics in th...
06:48, 09/10/2019

BMW Would Like You to Know About the 3 Series Wagon's Greatest Feature The great tragedy of 2019 is knowing that we won’t get the 2020 BMW 3 Series wagon here in the United States. It’s objectively uncool, especially whe...
23:00, 07/17/2019

The best iOS 13 feature? It filters out spam calls! If you live in the United States where robocalls are so common, you probably feel very emotional about those endless spam calls that you keep on gett...
23:16, 06/05/2019

Facebook Rolls Out Dating Feature in U.S. Facebook is bringing its dating service to the U.S. after launching it in roughly 20 countries since last year. The matchmaking service is expected t...
19:32, 09/05/2019

Tata Nexon Gets Feature Updates The Tata Nexon subcompact SUV has been silently updated with a bunch of new features, as indicated by a recently leaked document. The leaked document...
13:00, 06/24/2019

iMovie for iOS now has a green screen feature iMovie for iOS is one of the most advanced video editors for a mobile device as it's able to edit 4K footage without stuttering and the amazing thing...
11:32, 06/12/2019

Tesla’s next big feature is… a port of Cuphead? Enlarge / Access to playable scenes like this are why I bought a Tesla and not a PS4. (credit: Studio MDHR) After March's announcement that the har...
07:16, 06/04/2019

How to disable the Windows 10 Timeline feature Admins and users can turn off Windows 10 Timeline through basic settings, but to truly disable the feature you must use the Group Policy Editor or tw...
20:00, 06/10/2019

The Netflix app just got a new ‘coming soon’ feature, but only on certain devices The Netflix app just received a novel feature that some users will certainly appreciate. A “Coming This Week” section will be shown on TV...
14:48, 08/21/2019

Alan Turing to feature on new £50 note Mathematician who cracked Enigma code was persecuted for his homosexuality in 1950sThe father of modern computing: Alan Turing’s legacyAlan Turing, t...
15:16, 07/15/2019

This is the one feature you should look for when you purchase Bluetooth headphones Antonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider Some Bluetooth headphones have a feature called "Multipoint" that should be considered more often when looking ...
00:48, 07/22/2019

Wimbledon 2019 will feature more AI power than ever before This year's Wimbledon tennis championships are set to be the most technologically advanced yet thanks to the latest releases from IBM.The techno...
18:48, 06/13/2019

Nibali could still feature at World Championships "Vincenzo Nibali will make a final decision on whether he appears at the World Championships later this month after he finishes competing in Canada."...
21:32, 09/12/2019

This New Feature in iOS 13 Could Help Save Your iPhone's Battery Apple introduced a number of new features and updates coming to iOS 13 this year. Amongst all those is a new, highly useful feature that has been des...
11:32, 06/05/2019

Pixel 4 is about to get an awesome new feature that the iPhone already has The Pixel 4 isn’t due to be released for several months, but Google’s upcoming flagship has been popping up in more and more leaks and ru...
01:00, 06/13/2019

This hidden iOS 13 feature is so useful, so why has it taken Apple so long to add it? Having spent a long time poring through the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro Max recently, I've been on the hunt for new features that actually bring...
01:00, 09/20/2019

Facebook’s New Privacy Feature Comes With a Loophole "Off-Facebook Activity" will give users more control over their data, but Facebook needs up to 48 hours to aggregate your information into a format i...
09:48, 08/21/2019

iPhone 11 line-up may feature 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max - but probably won't be called that We’re expecting Apple to launch three new iPhone handsets this September, but what they’ll be called remains uncertain. However, a new ...
17:00, 08/14/2019

The iPhone 11’s most controversial new feature might also come to the iPad It’s a bit bizarre that there’s already so much controversy surrounding an iPhone that’s going to look almost exactly like its pred...
16:33, 08/12/2019

Google Home deal at Walmart: save $50 on the Google Home smart speaker Right now at Walmart, you can find Black Friday-like prices on its best selling Google Home devices. For a limited time, you can get the Google Home ...
20:48, 06/06/2019

Here's Every New Privacy Feature Apple Announced Today Apple has been facing increased criticism of its privacy practices lately and rightfully so. During CES 2019 last year, the company tried trolling vi...
12:00, 06/04/2019

Samsung’s Galaxy S11 won’t have the crazy new feature we’re waiting for The Galaxy S10 was released just a few months ago and it turned out to be a success for Samsung, unlike its predecessor. In about three more months, ...
17:48, 05/21/2019

Apple’s new battery optimizer is iOS 13’s most underrated feature Apple’s under-the-radar battery optimizer is iOS 13’s most unheralded feature While we debate the merits of a $1,000 monitor stand, one of the cooles...
05:48, 06/05/2019

iPhone 11 series could have a new feature to help you never lose your keys again The iPhone 11 range is sure to have a new chipset giving it even more power than the iPhone XS range, but alongside the main chip there are reports o...
15:16, 09/10/2019

To boost sedans, automakers use key feature from SUVs The latest entrants to the all-wheel stable include the Mazda6, Nissan Altima and Toyota Prius. As sales of crossovers, SUVs and pickups grow, automa...
14:48, 05/10/2019

This in-depth review of the iPhone 11 Pro’s best new feature is jaw-dropping I’m more excited about the iPhone 11 than I’ve been for a new iPhone release in quite some time. Sure, the introduction of Face ID and a ...
00:32, 09/20/2019

Amazing! This New Gmail Feature Will Let You Know If You’re Being Normal In An Email Nailing the right tone in an email can be tricky, but thankfully, one email provider has stepped up to make what can be a stressful experience a whol...
02:00, 05/30/2019

iPhone 11 and 11 Pro might have a secret feature you won’t find on any Android Apple last week unveiled the iPhone 11 series, but as always, the company didn’t share all the details about the newest iPhones. You’re m...
00:32, 09/20/2019

Boeing says did not intentionally deactivate 737 MAX safety feature Boeing Co said on Monday it did not "intentionally or otherwise" deactivate a safety alert for its angle-of-attack sensors on its 737 MAX aircraft, r...
23:32, 04/29/2019

Uber's RideCheck safety feature goes live across the US When Uber laid out a roadmap for safety features last year, one of the things it promised is RideCheck -- a feature that can help drivers and passeng...
16:16, 09/17/2019

The iPhone 11 reportedly has the hardware for a missing feature we might never see In a series of last-minute iPhone 11 leaks that dropped just before Apple’s event, we learned that one of the rumored features of the iPhone 11...
09:32, 09/14/2019

Here’s the first trailer for Pixar’s next original feature ‘Onward’ We may have sounded a little extreme when we predicted back in December that Onward, Pixar’s next original feature slated for release on March ...
12:16, 05/31/2019

Does the iPhone 11 have a hidden feature waiting to be activated? Over the past few months rumors pointed to the iPhone 11 ‘borrowing’ a feature from Samsung. But that feature was a no-show at the official unveiling...
01:00, 09/18/2019

Spotify's new feature allows users to listen to music together Spotify is bringing new features to its mobile app almost on a weekly basis, although not all are important to mention. However, the upcoming improve...
01:32, 06/01/2019

What to Know About Restrict, Instagram’s New Anti-Bullying Feature Bullying is a big problem for Instagram, one that the company’s head, Adam Mosseri, has vowed to take on. As TIME explains in a new feature, th...
20:48, 07/08/2019

iOS beta 3 is hiding a puzzling new iPhone feature Apple just released iOS 13 beta 3 to developers, which brings over a puzzling feature for iPhones and iPads, one that poses a significant logistics b...
19:48, 07/03/2019

iOS 13 could feature dark mode and interface updates According to a report from 9to5mac’s Guilherme Rambo, the next major version of iOS for the iPhone and iPad will present many new features, such as u...
01:48, 04/29/2019

Next iPhone could feature an ultra-wide lens A new report from Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo obtained by 9to5Mac details the cameras in the next-generation iPhones. The report confirms previous ru...
01:48, 04/29/2019

Spotify’s next big feature could let you and your friends listen to music together Spotify is reportedly working on a new feature that would be the digital equivalent of you and a friend sharing the same headphones to listen to musi...
08:00, 06/01/2019

Switch's NES Games Get A Rewind Feature This Month Nintendo’s growing collection of 8-bit NES games available through its Switch Online service are going to get a popular feature that’s been seen in o...
05:16, 07/10/2019

iOS 13’s new FaceTime feature automagically fakes eye contact for you Apple‘s latest software for iPhones, iOS 13, is packed with some nifty features like smart battery charging, Sign in with Apple, and better location ...
12:32, 07/03/2019

The iPhone 11 could borrow one important Galaxy S10 feature The iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Max, and iPhone 11R are all expected to introduce a variety of upgrades come this September, but according to a new report b...
14:00, 05/27/2019

New cheaper iPhone would drop a flagship feature Apple is getting hammered in the Chinese market, and in an attempt to claw back market share from the likes of Huawei, Vivo, and Oppo is planning to ...
18:48, 07/04/2019

WW II codebreaker Alan Turing will feature on new UK banknote Turing cracked the 'impossible-to-crack' Nazi enigma code in a highly secretive project and was one of the pioneers of artificial intelligence. He wa...
15:32, 07/15/2019

Amazon Just Added This Highly Useful Feature to the Fire TV Amazon is bringing its Alexa announcements feature to the Fire TV. The intercom feature was earlier limited to Alexa-based devices except for the Fir...
03:32, 08/10/2019

How long before 5G becomes a standard flagship smartphone feature? Over the course of the last few months, we switched from “5G is coming!” to “5G is finally here!”. And while “here” is still far from everywhere, 5G...
11:32, 06/12/2019

The Pixel 4 might have an exciting new feature that’s not available on any iPhone or Android Google often announces technology innovations that aren’t ready to be turned into commercial products, prompting us to wonder whether they&rsqu...
17:32, 06/12/2019

Facebook's blood donation feature is now live in the US Facebook says its blood donation feature in India, Bangladesh, Brazil and Pakistan has been doing so well, over 35 million users have signed up to be...
20:16, 06/12/2019

Spotify debuts new Your Daily Drive feature in the US Spotify has just revealed a brand new feature that will be available to all its users in the United States while driving their cars – Your Daily Driv...
21:00, 06/12/2019

This Could Be the First Nokia Feature Phone Running Android Nokia feature phones could make a comeback in a big way if this latest leak turns out to be true. A photo of a Nokia-like device running Android has ...
11:48, 07/19/2019

DJI Made a GoPro Clone With One Killer Feature GoPro, I have some bad news. Drone giant DJI just released a rugged new camera called the Osmo Action. It’s a lot like a GoPro—so much so that I thou...
01:32, 05/16/2019

Feature: Where North and South Korea Meet: On TV A popular show gives “defector beauties” a chance to tell stories from the North. It’s loud and gaudy — and changing the conversation about reunifica...
13:32, 05/08/2019

New Uber feature to silence drivers - but it comes at a price It is well-known that taxi drivers often like to chat with their customers, but if you prefer a quieter journey, then ride-hailing app Uber has the a...
20:32, 05/17/2019

How to activate and use the built-in Windows 10 back-up feature Criminal activity targeting personal computers continues to grow at an alarming rate. Even the most basic of back-up systems can prevent future heada...
21:48, 05/22/2019

iOS 13 beta, release date and feature list iOS 13 will soon be here to fundamentally change up how you use your iPhone every day, and we have been testing the public beta since late June. ...
20:32, 08/16/2019

DayZ is being banned in Australia over a feature that isn’t even in the game yet Multiplayer zombie survival game DayZ has been banned from release in Australia, due to the the Australian Classification Board's refusal to cla...
16:32, 08/09/2019

New report says the Galaxy Note 10 isn’t getting the new feature everyone wanted Some recent rumors claimed that the Galaxy Note 10 will deliver Samsung’s fastest battery charging tech yet at a blistering 45W. Furthermore, a...
16:16, 06/10/2019

Bolster Your Home Security With This New Alexa Feature We normally bring up AI assistants and smart speakers in the context of keeping your conversations and home life separate from the vigilant ears of t...
01:32, 05/15/2019

Twitch Launches Subscriber-Only Streaming Feature On Twitch, fans can subscribe to their favorite streamers, typically for $4.99 per month. Usually, that comes with minor perks like subscriber-only e...
00:48, 06/27/2019

The new iPhone 11 feature that just leaked is way more exciting than it sounds The design changes have been the focus of most 2019 iPhone leaks so far, but the upcoming handsets will be more than just subtly upgraded iPhone XS m...
21:16, 05/06/2019

Mindhunter's second season to premiere in August, will feature Son Of Sam While the rest of the TV-watching world moans about the two-year break between seasons of Game Of Thrones or Westworld, some of us are over here grow...
00:00, 05/09/2019

An awesome Pixel 4 feature you won’t find on the iPhone 11 might not be available to everyone Google will unveil the Pixel 4 in about a month, but we already know what the phone’s signature features will be. That’s thanks to Google...
15:32, 09/05/2019

Waze has a new crowdsourced feature that will make navigation even better Google Maps might be the most popular navigation app in the world, but Google has another gem in its backyard, Waze, which can deliver an even better...
20:48, 07/15/2019

The next Apple Watch could feature sleep tracking Details have surfaced about one of the potentially key features of the next Apple Watch — sleep tracking. Bloomberg originally reported that Apple h...
23:32, 09/03/2019

The clever cryptography behind Apple’s “Find My” feature Enlarge / The 2018 15-inch Apple MacBook Pro with Touch Bar. (credit: Samuel Axon) When Apple executive Craig Federighi described a new location-tr...
22:32, 06/06/2019

New Instagram feature turns your Story into a sing-along Remember when Instagram was known for its photo filters? Back in the day, when Instagram added a new filter to the app, it was a newsworthy story. In...
09:00, 06/07/2019

This New Windows 10 Feature Could Make Your Life a Bit Easier Microsoft has released a new Windows 10 preview build for Windows Insiders members. Apart from some bug fixes and improvements, it comes with a few h...
22:32, 06/07/2019

The Google Home and Google Home Mini get a temporary price cut at Walmart Walmart has slashed the price on its best-selling Google Home devices. For a limited time, you can get the Google Home smart speaker on sale for $99....
18:16, 05/01/2019

Report: Google Wifi 2 is half Wi-Fi router, half Google Home Enlarge / The first-gen Google Wifi. (credit: Google) With Google's big 2019 hardware event set for October 15, we're starting to zero in on what e...
04:00, 09/19/2019

Google Glass still exists: Meet Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2 Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2. These are the safety-goggles version. [credit: Google ...
01:16, 05/21/2019

Apple's new iOS 13 feature corrects your gaze during video calls A video call is a great way to connect with friends and family when you can't physically be together. But even if you're staring directly a...
22:00, 07/03/2019

The iPhone 11 may replace key display feature with inferior alternative Apple iPhone 11 CAD-based renderApple first introduced 3D Touch four years ago on the iPhone 6s and it has since become an important part of almost e...
00:48, 05/28/2019