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Uber Eats offers insurance for its European couriers

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Uber Eats only just turned two years old, but like other "gig economy" businesses, it's facing scrutiny over how it classifies workers. In Europe, the company is partnering with Axa to offer couriers an insurance package that covers accidents, hospit... Go To Full Article

'PUBG' tests a replay feature as it creeps toward v1.0

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Now that PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has launched in Early Access on Xbox One, its next milestone is an official retail release out of beta on the PC. That's expected to happen next week, but players who can't wait have a few… Go To Full Article

'Jacobs letter' unsealed, accuses Uber of spying, hacking

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Waymo's lawsuit against Uber for allegedly stealing technology for self-driving cars hasn't gone to trial yet, because the judge received a letter from the Department of Justice suggesting Uber withheld crucial evidence. That letter, with some redact... Go To Full Article

'L.A. Noire: The VR Case Files' is available now for HTC Vive

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We were excited to hear that 2011 detective simulator L.A. Noire was headed to modern consoles and the HTC Vive for some VR action. The title received some visual upgrades, too, making the jump to PS4, Xbox One and the… Go To Full Article

Google Inbox will remind you to unsubscribe from unread promo emails

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Google has made email a much less tedious, junky affair for a lot of us, and it's about to take another step to helping us clean out our inboxes. According to a report over at Android Police, users of Google's… Go To Full Article

Google ends Tango support to fully focus on ARCore

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Google began delving into the world of AR with its 2014 venture Project Tango, or just Tango as of last year, and its AR work has grown quite a bit since then. Earlier this year, it unveiled ARCore, an augmented… Go To Full Article

Google Chrome beta delivers mute tool for autoplay videos

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Months ago, a blog post by the good developers of Chrome let its users know that come January, users would be free of audio from autoplaying videos. As far as we know, those upgrades is still on track to arrive… Go To Full Article

iTunes isn't coming to the Windows Store this year after all

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iTunes for Windows users are going to be disappointed. Despite the promises of both Apple and Microsoft to bring the popular music and app software to the Microsoft Store this year, it appears as if we'll all have to wait… Go To Full Article

Google Maps will now tell you when to get off the bus or train

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A mass transit feature for the Android version of Google Maps that notifies you when you need to get off the bus is finally live. It also includes step-by-step navigation, departure times and ETAs for your next public transportation ride.… Go To Full Article

Facebook tackles the question of whether social media is bad for us

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As part of its "Hard Questions" series, Facebook took on the question of whether social media is good or bad for us. Citing a handful of academic studies, some done by Facebook researchers, Facebook Director of Research David Ginsberg and… Go To Full Article

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