Uber Is Shutting Down Its Little-Used UberRush Delivery Service

March 31, 2018 Editor 0

Not long ago, on-demand package pickup Shyp closed its doors, saying it had failed to achieve critical mass for its explosive growth strategy and a last-minute pivot to business customers was too little, too late. Now UberRush, Uber’s delivery service for merchants in New York, Chicago, and San Francisco, is following… Read more… Powered by WPeMatico

So, Uh, What’s Going On With the Sahara Desert?

March 31, 2018 Editor 0

Stretching 3.5 million square miles across northern Africa, the vast sand dunes and rocky plateaus of the Sahara cover more ground than the continental United States. Now, a pair of scientists is making a provocative claim that the world’s largest desert has expanded 10 percent since the early 20th century,… Read more… Powered by WPeMatico

Google finally killed its Finance pages — and everyone hates the new look

March 31, 2018 Editor 0

Google makes changes to its services fairly regularly, but few have managed to generate as much of a backlash as the revamp of Google Finance. In short, fans are not happy with the new changes. The post Google finally killed its Finance pages — and everyone hates the new look appeared first on Digital Trends. Powered by WPeMatico

34 Gaming Memes to Press START on Your Saturday

March 31, 2018 Editor 0

I’ve got video games on my mind today. Pretty much all I wanna do today is scratch that itch that is playing a Nintendo Switch. In the meantime, these gaming memes will suffice.  Submitted by: Tagged: video game memes , gaming , video games Share on Facebook Powered by WPeMatico

Alexa can now take over DVR duties for services like TiVo and DirecTV

March 31, 2018 Editor 0

Recording a show or switching between streaming apps will be easier than ever with new developer tools now available for Amazon’s Alexa. You can record shows by name or easily control on-screen playback. The post Alexa can now take over DVR duties for services like TiVo and DirecTV appeared first on Digital Trends. Powered by WPeMatico

Original Content podcast: We drop by Netflix’s ‘Terrace House’

March 31, 2018 Editor 0

Terrace House is a tough show to explain. Like The Real World and other reality TV, the show puts a group of largely young and attractive strangers together in a house. But that’s about where the similarities end. On Terrace House, most of the cast members genuinely seem to be rooting for each other. And while there’s drama, it’s scaled way back, so that passive aggressive remarks about soup can end up dominating an episode. Darrell’s a big fan, so […]

MailChimp Bans Emails Promoting Cryptocurrency

March 31, 2018 Editor 0

“MailChimp to Cryptocurrency Promoters: Your Fake Money’s No Good Here,” jokes the headline at Gizmodo. The mass emailing service — which sends over a billion emails a day — just updated its Acceptable Use Policy to warn users that MailChimp “does not allow businesses involved in any aspect of the sale, transaction, exchange, storage, marketing, or production of cryptocurrencies, virtual currencies, and any digital assets related to an Initial Coin Offering, to use MailChimp to facilitate or support any of […]