Apple Employee Accused of Stealing Information

A former employee of Apple has been charged in federal court with stealing company secrets, authorities say.  The charges were first reported by The Mercury News. Xiaolang Zhang, a hardware engineer, was charged in the U.S. District Court of Northern California. He was arrested while trying to board a last-minute flight to China at San […]

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Uber Tests Longer Wait Times in Exchange for Cheaper Rides

Uber, the mega-ride-hailing company, is experimenting with allowing customers to wait longer for a ride in exchange for lower rates. The revelation was made by an employee who tweeted a screenshot of a ride request on the app with a message under it that read, “Prices are lower at 17:00…If you’re OK leaving later, we’ll […]

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Driverless Uber Car Strikes and Kills Woman in Tempe, Arizona, Last Night

A woman in Tempe, Arizona, has been killed after being struck by a self-driving Uber car at about 10 p.m. last night. The victim’s name has not as of yet been released. The vehicle was in autonomous, or self-driving mode, but did have a person behind the wheel when it struck the woman who was […]

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