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Katy Steinmetz / TIME:
Why the California Ruling on Uber Should Frighten the Sharing Economy   —  This week a ruling from the California Labor Commission was made public because popular ride-sourcing company Uber appealed it.  A San Francisco-based driver named Barbara Ann Berwick brought a case alleging that she is an employee …
Jun 18, 2015, 3:50 AMIn context
Matt Peckham / TIME:
Nintendo CEO talks about plans for smartphone games, says most will be developed in-house   —  Exclusive: Nintendo CEO Reveals Plans for Smartphones  —  It's official: Mario, Donkey Kong and Zelda will appear on smartphones and tablets at last—and that's just the start.
Mar 19, 2015, 6:05 AMIn context
Kevin McSpadden / TIME:
Facebook launches new suicide prevention features linking users posting troubling messages to trained experts   —  How Facebook Is Helping Suicidal People  —  Facebook is going to give timelier help to users who post updates suggesting thoughts of suicide, the company announced on Wednesday.
Feb 26, 2015, 7:30 PMIn context
Alexandra Sifferlin / TIME:
Fitbit's $150 Charge HR and $250 Surge fitness trackers with heart rate tracking are now shipping   —  Fitbit Launches Two New Fitness Trackers  —  Fitbit officially launched the sale of two new fitness and activity trackers, Charge HR and Surge, on Tuesday.
Jan 6, 2015, 12:20 PMIn context
Lev Grossman / TIME:
Inside Mark Zuckerberg's plan to wire the world and put every single human being online   —  Exclusive: Inside Facebook's Plan to Wire the World  —  Chandauli is a tiny town in rural India about a four-hour drive southwest of New Delhi.  India's a big country, and there are several Chandaulis.
Dec 4, 2014, 7:50 AMIn context
Jack Dickey / TIME:
Taylor Swift's label says she earned less than $500K for domestic streaming the past 12 months; Spotify claims it paid her $2M for global streaming   —  Taylor Swift's Spotify Paycheck Mystery  —  Spotify and the pop star's record label provide new figures to defend themselves in the battle …
Nov 13, 2014, 12:25 AMIn context
Catherine Mayer / TIME:
Bono says U2 and Apple working on new digital music format   —  Exclusive: U2 and Apple Have Another Surprise for You  —  The four members of the legendary Irish band tell TIME about another new album in the works—and its secret Apple project that might just save the music industry
Sep 19, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Tim Bajarin / TIME:
Meet Levi's Stadium, the Most High-Tech Sports Venue Yet   —  Most people have heard of smartphones, smart cars and smart homes.  Say hello to the smart stadium.  —  More  —  Intel Promises Faster, Lighter and Thinner with Its New Processor LineQuestions About a 5.5-inch iPhoneWho …
Aug 19, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Laura Stampler / TIME:
Facebook: 1.2M unique ALS Ice Bucket Challenge videos posted, and 15M people discussed it   —  This Is How Many Ice Bucket Challenge Videos People Have Posted on Facebook  —  Hint: It's more than a million.  —  If you thought that the only thing on your Facebook Newsfeed right now was videos …
Aug 15, 2014, 3:30 PMIn context
Noah Rayman / TIME:
You Can Now Donate to Wikipedia in Bitcoin   —  The Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit responsible for Wikipedia, said Wednesday that it will accept donations of the digital currency Bitcoin.  —  “It has always been important to the Foundation to make sure donating is as simple and inclusive as possible …
Jul 30, 2014, 1:20 PMIn context

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