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Bay Area Uber drivers in a worker misclassification lawsuit ask lead lawyer to step down

A group of angry Uber drivers say they’ve been screwed over by their own lawyers in a worker misclassification lawsuit and are asking lead attorney representing the drivers in the case, ShannonLiss-Riordan, to step down.<p>Uber drivers filed a class-action lawsuit claiming they have been misclassified …

Class Action

Intelligent alien civilizations may thrive in star clusters

KISSIMMEE, Florida — Clusters of hundreds of thousands of stars could be just the place to hunt for intelligent aliens, a scientist says.<p>The Milky …

Saudi Arabia is killing the Russian economy in its fight to control oil prices

A year ago, Saudi Oil Minister Ali Naimi made it plain that he didn't care what happened to Russia if oil-producing countries failed to cooperate with Saudi-dominated OPEC on keeping prices high by restricting production.<p>"We want to tell the world that high efficiency producing countries are the …

Cyber Monday Flight Deals You Shouldn't Miss

Here's hoping your credit card has recovered from Black Friday, because Cyber Monday brings hot airfare deals worth checking out: one for travel around the United States, another a buy-one-get-one airfare on Emirates.<p>25 percent off Virgin America and a chance to win a year of free flights<p>Search for …

Ford to benefit from VW scandal, says chairman

Bill Ford, head of the automotive dynasty, says company is well placed after confirming it did not use 'defeat devices<p>The chairman of Ford has claimed it is poised to benefit from the emissions testing scandal that has engulfed its rival Volkswagen, after an internal review confirmed that the US …

Chocolate Ice Cream

Makes about 4 cups<p>June 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>7 ounces dark chocolate (70% to 75% cacao), finely chopped<p>2 cups plus 2 tablespoons whole milk<p>1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder<p>6 large egg yolks<p>13 tablespoons sugar, divided<p>1/4 cup heavy whipping cream<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Place chocolate in a medium metal …

Gmail’s New Login Screens Hints At A Future Beyond Passwords

Google quietly rolled out a new login screen for Gmail this week, and not everyone is happy with the update.<p>Where before, Gmail users would enter their username and password on the same page, the new login flow separates this process. Now, you’ll first enter your username, then be directed to a …

Android News

‘Veep’ and ‘Louie’: Angrier, Meaner, Funnier

What a year for hostile old people. <i>Louie</i> and <i>Veep</i> are both in the middle of historic seasons where the bile never stops gushing, both starring comic …

Comedy

DaveWatch: Countdown to Letterman’s Last ‘Late Show,’ Day 10

Remember those last few days of high school before summer vacation, where your finals were over and all you had to do was show up to class and enjoy …

Comedy

April Fools Day 2015 round-up: Brand Pranks Aplenty

Congratulations internet, you’ve been pranked. Or you came here first and your April Fools’ Day 2015 is about to be busted. Either way, the day is …

April Fools' Day

What you have to earn to be rich in cities across the US

Being rich may be a state of mind, but it’s also a factor of location. In the US, the amount you have to earn to be in the top 5% of earners in a city varies widely depending on where you live.<p>In San Francisco, for example, a top-5% earner makes $423,171 per year according to 2013 US census data, …

Income Inequality

How mobile devices are changing ad production

At the Sundance Film Festival, audiences routinely sit through the credits – and rarely does that scrolling text produce an audible gasp. But when …

Advertising Industry

The Best Backpacking Packs of 2018

<b>Updated April 2018</b><br>Our experts perused the market for our new review, including 14 of the best models. The <b>Arc'teryx Bora 63</b> remains our Editors' …

Samsung Releases Galaxy S6 Teasers That Appear To Confirm Metal Design And Curved Displays

Samsung has recently posted two teasers for its upcoming flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S6. One teaser is a 45-second video on YouTube and the other is a profile photo on Instagram. Both of the teasers appear to confirm some of the rumored Galaxy S6 specifications.<p>The profile photo of the Samsung …

Phones

Can Sugarcane Workers Be Saved With Simple Water and Shade?

Filmmaker Ed Kashi is documenting the toll of a deadly kidney disease.<p>Roughly half the adult male population of Chichigalpa, Nicaragua, is suffering from an often deadly kidney disease that appears to be linked to their work as sugarcane cutters. Known as chronic kidney failure, the disease has …

‘Fitbit For Dogs’ Maker Whistle Acquires Tagg Pet Tracker And Raises $15M

Wearables for pets used to be a punchline, but now it’s a legitimate business with multiple players active in the space. Said space did just get a bit smaller today, as Whistle, the startup which launched its Fitbit for dogs back in 2013. Now, Whistle is expanding its position with the acquisition …

Pets

Researchers Discover An Ancient Replica Of Our Solar System

The finding is good news for the search for intelligent alien life<p>Deep within the bowels of our Milky Way Galaxy, there is another solar system that is like a miniature replica of our own. Except this planetary system is just a tad older — by about 7 billion years.<p>Using images and data collected by …