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Charlie Warzel / BuzzFeed:
Sexist French Uber Promotion Pairs Riders With “Hot Chick” Drivers   —  “Who said women don't know how to drive?” the Uber blog post asks.  The post was deleted after an inquiry from BuzzFeed News.  —  Yesterday, Uber's Lyon office unveiled a new promotion with an app called “Avions de Chasse.”
Oct 21, 2014, 4:20 PMIn context
BuzzFeed:
Snapchat's first ad is movie trailer for Universal Pictures' Ouija, appears like other Stories   —  This Is What Snapchat's First Ad Looks Like  —  It's a trailer for the movie Ouija.  —  Snapchat made good on its plans to roll out its first ads this weekend, with one ad spotted …
Oct 18, 2014, 8:00 PMIn context
Chris Hamby / BuzzFeed:
Facebook Rebukes DEA For Impersonating Woman Online   —  After BuzzFeed News revealed that the Drug Enforcement Administration had created a phony Facebook page using a real woman's name — without her knowledge — the company has told the agency it committed a “serious breach” of Facebook's terms of service.
Oct 18, 2014, 7:20 PMIn context
Jim Dalrymple II / BuzzFeed:
Kmart says hackers have obtained credit and debit card numbers of “potentially” all customers since September   —  Kmart Says Credit Card System Breached In Malware Attack  —  The attack began in September and involved the use of malware.  A separate hack reportedly targeted Dairy Queen.
Oct 11, 2014, 5:05 AMIn context
BuzzFeed:
Snapchat Founder Says The App's First Ads Are Coming “Soon”   —  Evan Spiegel made the announcement during a talk at the Vanity Fair New Establishment summit.  —  BuzzFeed / Matthew Lynley  —  Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel said the first ads for the ephemeral photo apps were coming “soon.”
Oct 8, 2014, 9:15 PMIn context
Chris Hamby / BuzzFeed:
DOJ in court filing asserts a DEA agent had the right to impersonate a woman on Facebook without her consent   —  Government Set Up A Fake Facebook Page In This Woman's Name  —  The Justice Department is claiming, in a little-noticed court filing, that a federal agent had the right …
Oct 7, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Matthew Lynley / BuzzFeed:
Behind the Dropbox team working to deeply integrate the company's services in phones like the Galaxy Note 4 and Xperia Z3   —  Meet The Team Putting Dropbox On Your Phone  —  Dropbox's strategic partnerships team, filled with a batch of former Googlers and other policy experts, is tasked with embedding Dropbox into new mobile devices.
Oct 5, 2014, 11:10 AMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / BuzzFeed:
Discounted UberX Fares Are Now Permanent In NYC   —  In spite of ongoing protests against what was introduced as a temporary summer fare cut, Uber announced the less-than-taxi UberX fares are here to stay.  —  Kai Pfaffenbach / Reuters  —  This morning Uber announced that its 20% discount …
Sep 26, 2014, 12:15 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / BuzzFeed:
About 1000 New York Uber drivers plan to strike on Monday over fares and working conditions   —  Uber Drivers “Strike” — And Switch To Lyft — Over Fares And Conditions  —  Testing the labor market.  “Uber is not doing anything — it's only an application on our phones.”  —  Facebook: uberdriversnetwork
Sep 12, 2014, 9:00 AMIn context
Sapna Maheshwari / BuzzFeed:
Snapchat settles with ousted cofounder Reggie Brown on undisclosed terms, conceding his contribution to app's key concept in statement   —  Snapchat Concedes In Settlement: Ousted Co-Founder Came Up With App Idea  —  A long-broiling lawsuit between Snapchat, its CEO and CTO, and ousted co-founder Reggie Brown, has been settled.
Sep 9, 2014, 4:55 PMIn context

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