Uber closing rewards program in favor of pushing Uber One subscription

Ride-hailing service Uber is closing down its loyalty program, Uber Rewards, with users being urged to sign up for the Uber One subscription to get regular Uber and Uber Eats discounts.Since 2018, Uber Rewards provided users with discounted rides and.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderAug 13th, 2022

Best Sling TV deals: all the latest offers for October 2023

Sling TV is a great way to replace your cable subscription with an online live TV streaming service. Here are the best ways to save money on a new plan......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 29th, 2023

American Climate Corps: Biden"s new green jobs initiative delivers more promises than details, says researcher

When President Joe Biden created the American Climate Corps by executive order on Sept. 20, 2023, it marked a step toward keeping a pledge he made nearly three years earlier: to create a new workforce training and service program to deal with global.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 28th, 2023

Hermes Apple Watch bands review: No leather in these new stylish strap options

Some of the new Hermes bands have followed Apple's lead in removing leather and come in several new styles to complement the Apple Watch.The new Hermes Apple Watch bandsApple has been pushing its continued emphasis on eco-friendly products, including.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsSep 28th, 2023

Reddit forces personalized ads, starts X-like user payment program

Like it or not, Reddit wants to "improve ad performance." Enlarge (credit: Getty) Reddit rolled out some changes this week as its continues its push for revenue and profitability jumpstarted by its API rule changes in J.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 28th, 2023

US may pay 3x more than EU for Moderna’s US-funded COVID shot

Moderna developed its vaccine with the NIH and got $1.7 billion in federal grant money. Enlarge / Moderna CEO Stephane Bancel during a Bloomberg Television interview on the closing day of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switze.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 28th, 2023

Auto industry faced with more uncertainty if government shuts down

Congress needs to pass a spending bill before Sunday to avoid a shutdown. However, lawmakers remain at odds over the funding, with some House Republicans pushing for deep spending cuts that are unlikely to survive in the Democratic-controlled Senate......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsSep 28th, 2023

Ethical shareholders advocate for environmental change even when it hits their wallets, study suggests

Ethical shareholders in United States firms—who are increasingly pushing for climate change—are willing to accept lower returns on their investments if it means companies change their practices to favor the environment, researchers suggest......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 28th, 2023

Alarming decline charted in seasonal workers" well-being

Research into the experiences of seasonal workers has uncovered an alarming decline in the well-being of Timorese migrants when they return home after stints in the Australian Seasonal Workers Program......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 28th, 2023

Google could be working on an all-in-one subscription package

An APK teardown has revealed a potential Google plan to launch an all-in-one subscription package for its services. The post Google could be working on an all-in-one subscription package appeared first on Phandroid. Google has many differe.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsSep 28th, 2023

Bots buying iPhone 15 Pro Max are making it harder for regular people

New research claims that scalpers have been using bots to pre-order the most in-demand iPhone 15 Pro Max, making it harder for regular buyers, and pushing back shipment dates.iPhone 15 Pro MaxApple's iPhone 15 Pro Max has proven to be a hit, with dem.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsSep 28th, 2023

At US Antarctic base hit by harassment claims, workers are banned from buying alcohol at bars

From Sunday, workers at the main United States base in Antarctica will no longer be able to walk into a bar and order a beer, after the federal agency that oversees the research program decided to stop serving alcohol......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsSep 28th, 2023

Blue Origin to remain grounded for now following crash probe

US aviation regulators said Wednesday that Blue Origin must complete "21 corrective actions" before it can resume launches, closing a probe into an uncrewed crash last year that set back Jeff Bezos's space company......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsSep 28th, 2023

Mercedes-Benz to launch Level 3 automated driving tech in California and Nevada in Q4

Drive Pilot will be offered as an annual subscription, priced at $2,500 in the first year......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsSep 28th, 2023

Apple seeds first iOS 17.1, iPadOS 17.1 developer betas

Following the release of iOS 17 and iPadOS 17, Apple has restarted its beta-testing cycle once again, with the first developer betas of iOS 17.1 and iPadOS 17.1 now available for testing.iOS 17Developers taking part in the testing program can obtain.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsSep 27th, 2023

Apple releases macOS Sonoma 14.1 developer beta 1

Apple has restarted the beta cycle for macOS Sonoma with developer version 14.1 beta 1, though it isn't yet known what is included with the update.macOS SonomaDevelopers enrolled in the program can access the latest builds by either visiting the Appl.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsSep 27th, 2023

Kerbal Space Program 2 has a big pre-launch issue: Windows registry stuffing

Devs say a hotfix is incoming for the code, if not for the early access vibes. Enlarge / It's what you signed up for. (credit: Intercept Games / Private Division) When it comes to early access games, the only thing harde.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 27th, 2023

First watchOS 10.1 developer beta is now available

Apple's first developer beta for watchOS has arrived after the release of the milestone version, with developers now able to try out watchOS 10.1.Developers can download the new watchOS betaDevelopers participating in the beta program can pick up the.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsSep 27th, 2023

Spotify uses AI to clone and translate podcaster voices in new pilot program

Feature hopes to remove language barriers, but will speakers know if translations are faulty? Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) On Monday, Spotify rolled out a limited pilot program that uses AI to automatically translate p.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 27th, 2023

Amazon wants to charge a subscription fee for Alexa eventually

Amazon recently locked some of Alexa's Guard security features behind a paywall. Enlarge / Dave Limp discussing Amazon's coversational AI abilities at Amazon's devices event last week. (credit: Eric Lee for the Washington Post/G.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 27th, 2023

Newegg wants your old GPU — here’s how much you could get

Newegg has announced a new trade-in program where you can exchange your old GPU for credit toward a new one......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 26th, 2023