Nathan Denton

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha review: a direct iPhone 6 competitor

Samsung’s new Galaxy Alpha Android smartphone finally demonstrates that the South Korean company can do high-quality design and fantastic quality, posing the question: why wait till now to do it?<p>The 4.7in Galaxy Alpha is the smallest flagship smartphone in Samsung’s large range of devices. It sits …

The Government Wants to Buy 12 Acres of Marijuana — for Research

Calling all pot farmers: Uncle Sam is looking to buy.<p>An arm of the National Institutes of Health dedicated to researching drug abuse and addiction …

Uber’s War on Lyft Could Prompt Federal Investigation

Uber is the darling of Demo­crats and Re­pub­lic­ans alike, but the com­pany’s cut­throat cam­paign against its ride-share rivals could land it in …

This is Uber's playbook for sabotaging Lyft

'Brand ambassadors' with burner phones and credit cards attempt to #shavethestache<p>Uber is arming teams of independent contractors with burner phones and credit cards as part of its sophisticated effort to undermine Lyft and other competitors. Interviews with current and former contractors, along …

Twitter perfectly responds to the revelation of Uber’s shady sabotage

<b>Uber logo (360b / Shutterstock.com)</b><p>Uber has allegedly been sabotaging competitor, Lyft, and folks on Twitter have some strong words for the company<p>Sarah Gray<p>August 26, 2014 10:33pm (UTC)<p>Today the Verge published a damning account of Uber's alleged dirty tactics against competitors, specifically …

Here's How Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Is Defending His Tactics To Crush Lyft

Uber's latest plan involves having Uber employees order Lyft rides from burner phones, pretending to be normal riders, according to documents obtained by The Verge . Then they spend the ride trying to recruit the driver.<p>Previously, Lyft accused Uber of calling and then canceling more than 5,000 …

Recruitment

Uber's Recruiting Tactics Are Sneaky But Ethical

There’s never any shortage of reasons to hate Uber, for those feeling so inclined. If you’re a driver, you may fear and distrust the company because of its needlessly punitive ratings system or its misleading claims about earnings. If you’re a customer, perhaps you were put off by a $400 fare or …

iOS 7 Changed iOS, But iOS 8 Changes Computing

Apple showed off a lot of new stuff today, so much so that it’s actually hard to process. But from a macro perspective, one thing is clear: iOS 8 actually represents much more of a shift than did iOS 7 last year, despite the fact that the visual changes in iOS 7 threw users and Apple-watchers for a …

Colorado resorts brace for marijuana tourism

Colorado's ski resorts and mountain towns are bracing for an influx of tourists seeking a now-legal Rocky Mountain high.<p>Last year, the state legalized the possession and use of small amounts of recreational marijuana, and on Jan. 1 special stores will be allowed to sell pot to anyone 21 and over. …