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Egyptian court allows Uber and Careem to continue operations

Egyptian court allows Uber and Careem to continue operations

CAIRO (Reuters) – An Egyptian court ruled on Saturday that a judicial decision to suspend the licenses of ride-hailing companies Uber and Careem should not be applied, allowing them to continue their work, judicial...

California proposes new rules for self-driving cars to pick up passengers

California proposes new rules for self-driving cars to pick up passengers

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – California’s public utility regulator on Friday signaled it would allow self-driving car companies to transport passengers without a backup driver in the vehicle, a step forward for autonomous car developers...

Philippines regulator orders pushback in Uber’s shutdown amid ongoing review

Philippines regulator orders pushback in Uber’s shutdown amid ongoing review

MANILA (Reuters) – The Philippines’ anti-trust agency said on Saturday it has ordered Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] to continue domestic operations as it reviews the ride hailing firm’s deal to sell its money-losing Southeast...

Can SaaS principles transform political campaigns as we know them?

Can SaaS principles transform political campaigns as we know them?

In life, they say you get what you pay for. That is no less true in politics, which is fueled by campaign donations and lobbying dollars that move policy on every important issue under...

Shine Together aims to shine a light on women, and the women behind them

Shine Together aims to shine a light on women, and the women behind them

Behind every great woman, there is often another great woman who has encouraged her and listened to her and advised her, rather than tried to compete with her. That’s the way that it should...

Senator warns Facebook better shape up or get ‘broken up’

Senator warns Facebook better shape up or get ‘broken up’

In the run-up to Mark Zuckerberg’s first appearance before Congress, Oregon Senator Ron Wyden issued a warning to the company about what it can expect from lawmakers if it doesn’t radically alter course. “Mr....

Best Buy customer info may have been exposed in data breach

Best Buy customer info may have been exposed in data breach

It’s been a week filled to the brim with customer security compromises, and here’s one more to add to the pile. A day after Sears, Kmart and Delta confirmed that they’d been impacted by...

Facebook reportedly suspends AggregateIQ over connection to improper data-sharing

Facebook reportedly suspends AggregateIQ over connection to improper data-sharing

AggregateIQ, a Canadian advertising tech and audience intelligence company, has been suspended by Facebook for allegedly being closely connected with SCL, the parent company of Cambridge Analytica, reported the National Observer. News broke late...

The government seizes Backpage.com

The government seizes Backpage.com

Visitors to Backpage.com today were greeted by a simple message from the U.S. Department of Justice, noting that it had seized the classifieds site. According to the static image, the move was a joint effort...