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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 …

USA Today for iPhone outs itself as a future CarPlay app

USA Today has revealed that it will soon be added to Apple’s list of supported third party apps with support for CarPlay. The mention slipped into the release notes of the USA Today’s latest iPhone app update mentioning that the app would no longer feature audio versions of articles as it prepares …

Ralph Lauren introduces iPhone-connected ‘Polo Tech’ fitness tracking shirt

Ralph Lauren has announced it’s about to introduce a new iPhone-connected, sensor-filled Polo shirt capable of tracking and sending biometric data directly to your smartphone.<p>The Ralph Lauren Polo Tech shirt features sensors knitted into the core of the product to read biological and physiological …

YouTube Will Soon Offer Option to Import Google+ Videos

Google will soon give YouTube users the ability to import videos from their Google+ account.<p>From the upload window, a new button will be positioned on the right-hand side above the existing ‘Create Videos’ pane. The feature was revealed in screenshots posted to Google+ by Nedas Petravicius.<p>After …

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 …

Uber Allegedly Engages in Broad 'Sabotage Campaign' Against Lyft

It's no secret that Uber can be cutthroat against its competitors, but a new report suggests the taxi startup's tactics may be more suspect than some …

AT&T Mobility names Glenn Lurie as its new CEO

AT&T Mobility has a new CEO: Glenn Lurie has been promoted to lead the second-largest US carrier. He takes the place of Ralph de la Vega, who served as chief executive since 2007 and is now tasked with overseeing AT&T's newly formed Mobile and Business Solutions Group. Essentially, de la Vega now …

Code/red: Apple Gets Sent Home From School in LA

Plus, Ballmer's binge-watching and how to annoy Steve Jobs.<p>// HAPPENING TODAY<p>Voluntary buyouts at Time Warner.<p>You’re Suspended — Now Take This Note Home and Have It Signed by Your CEO<p>Apple’s massive deal to sell iPads to the Los Angeles Unified School District has been suspended amid calls for an …

Hyperlapse, Instagram’s New App, Is Like a $15,000 Video Setup in Your Hand | Design

Today at 10am PST, Instagram is lifting the veil on Hyperlapse, one of the company's first apps outside of Instagram itself. Using clever algorithm …

Apple to Launch 12.9-Inch iPad in Early 2015

Apple is planning to launch its much-rumored 12.9-inch iPad in early 2015, reports <i>Bloomberg</i>. Hints of the tablet, which has been dubbed the "iPad Pro" in rumors, first appeared in mid-2013, with a prospective 2014 launch date. Recent rumors, however, suggested plans for the tablet had been put on …

So It Turns Out Every Guest Was Probably Drunk On Jay Leno’s ‘The Tonight Show’

Former Tonight Show With Jay Leno segment producer David Berg has one of those tell all books out called Behind The Curtain, dishing out gossip on all the memorable guests over the years.<p>The interesting bit to me was the existence of a thing called the “Jay Bar.” From The New York Post:<p>To help with …

Amy Van Dyken Is Sitting Up, Smiling One Week After Severing Her Spine

Even the roughest of waters can’t keep this swimmer down.<p>One week after severing her spine when she hit a curb while riding an ATV, Amy Van Dyken is …

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"22 Jump Street" Is One Of The Biggest Comedies In A Decade

An estimated $60 million debut places the sequel among the top three live-action comedies of the last 10 years.<p><i>22 Jump Street</i> opened this weekend with an estimated $60 million, almost twice the debut of <i>21 Jump Street</i>, which opened in March 2012 with $36.3 million. It's also the best-ever opening …