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JP Mangalindan / Mashable:
Uber acquires mapping startup deCarta   —  Uber, the popular ride-sharing startup, is acquiring the mapping and search startup deCarta for an unspecified amount, Mashable has learned.  —  The deal, which closes later this week, is for DeCarta's technology and talent.
Mar 3, 2015, 6:55 PMIn context
Seth Fiegerman / Mashable:
Behind three-day-old service Magic, which aims to fulfill any request sent via SMS “like magic”   —  We've just reached the logical extreme of the ‘Uber for X’ economy  —  Mike Chen is talking quickly even though he's tired.  Unimaginably tired.
Feb 23, 2015, 5:25 PMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Mashable:
UK government releases “equipment interference” guidelines for spy and law enforcement agencies   —  UK government asks: How's our hacking?  —  We know that the NSA likes taking unsolicited action inside the computers of others.  We know the FBI is also very much into hacking.
Feb 7, 2015, 6:50 AMIn context
JP Mangalindan / Mashable:
Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In project partners with Linkedin, Facebook, and Anita Borg Institute to support Computer Science & Engineering chapters to mentor women   —  Sheryl Sandberg's bold plan to get more women to code  —  For all its cutting-edge innovation, tech remains a male-dominated industry …
Feb 6, 2015, 3:00 PMIn context
Jessica Plautz / Mashable:
Groupon founder Andrew Mason launches Detour, an iPhone app for location-aware walking tours in cities, starting with San Francisco   —  Groupon's ex-CEO launches audio tour app in San Francisco  —  Audio tours, often associated with museum field trips, are taking to the streets.
Feb 3, 2015, 9:45 PMIn context
Brian Ries / Mashable:
Obama administration publishes 2016 fiscal budget proposal on Github and Medium   —  How the White House found a publishing ally in Medium  —  The White House published President Obama's 2016 fiscal budget on Monday using a medium that's become increasingly popular among its advisors …
Feb 3, 2015, 5:15 PMIn context
Pete Pachal / Mashable:
Samsung unveils the Ativ Book 9, a 12-inch fanless Core M ultrabook with 10.5 hour battery, available in early 2015 from $1199   —  Samsung's ultra-thin ATIV Book 9 laptop hands-on: Goodbye, fan noise  —  It's a sad fact of laptop life: any time you push the processor …
Dec 31, 2014, 12:05 AMIn context
Jason Abbruzzese / Mashable:
NBC is launching streaming of network shows for people with pay-TV logins   —  NBC will begin live streaming — but not so fast, cord cutters  —  Saturday Night Live isn't live streaming just yet.  —  NBC has announced plans to begin live streaming its network shows, but cord cutters won't have access to the new service.
Dec 16, 2014, 5:10 PMIn context
Jessica Plautz / Mashable:
Delta security flaw let passengers access others' boarding passes   —  Airlines are moving toward mobile boarding passes, and looking to a paperless future of air travel.  But there are still some kinks to work out.  —  A passenger found a serious flaw in Delta's mobile boarding system …
Dec 16, 2014, 4:50 PMIn context
Brian Ries / Mashable:
Uber introduces surge pricing during Sydney hostage siege, then backtracks, offers free rides, refunds   —  Uber intros surge pricing during Sydney hostage siege, then backtracks after user outcry  —  This post was updated at 10:45 p.m. ET to include an updated statement from Uber
Dec 15, 2014, 11:50 AMIn context

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