Ridesharing companies in New York City are facing more pressure than ever to increase pay for their drivers. The burg’s Taxi and Limousine Commission has released a study recommending raises for drivers with companies like Uber and Lyft. Economists James Parrott and Michael Reich suggest workers should receive $17.22 an
Moroccan international Amine Harit was involved in a fatal traffic accident on Friday in Marakesh, according to his side Schalke. Harit was involved in the 23-man-squad that travelled to Russia for the World Cup after a stellar season with Schalke and he featured in his side’s opening match against Iran. It is understood that
Never mind that we had just witnessed a stunning game despite the fact Sweden will feel upset after VAR ignored Jerome Boateng’s assault on one of their forwards in the first half. Never mind that Toni Kroos scored a goal that would make a PhD in Physics purr, either, as
Netmarketshare’s numbers for the month of June 2018 are out today, and Windows 10 continues rising, hitting 35% of devices captured by the firm. Microsoft’s Windows 10 has had a successful month, with the firm detailing its Spring Creators Update hitting over 250 million users just two months after its initial release.
Mohamed Salah has signed a new long-term contract at Liverpool that ties him to the club until 2023. Salah’s record-breaking first season at Liverpool has led to him being linked with Real Madrid, but a source has told ESPN FC that his new contract does not include a release clause.
IFA is also a platform for smartphone makers to unveil the products that were in development. The OEMs present their innovative technologies and concept phones that would soon be reality. We’ve run through all our hunches and predictions on what smartphones will be showcased at this year’s IFA. Here’s the
Is this the last we’ll see of Lionel Messi on football’s biggest stage, the World Cup? Argentina are out, and with them go a seemingly demoralized, I’d-rather-be-anywhere-than-Russia Lionel Messi. True, he did what he could in the round of 16 with two assists, including a beauty that lead to Kun
user customize Notification live tiles and more Launcher 10 has received a major update for Android devices today. The latest update bumps the app to v2.1.5 and brings many new features and bug fixes. For those who don’t know, Launcher 10 allows users to enjoy the look and feel of
The somewhat neglected Instagram app for Windows Mobile has been updated with a number of features which brings it on par with the desktop app. The update brings the following new features: Type mode in Instagram Stories. In the type mode, you can type whatever you want in various font
Basketball star LeBron James has joined Los Angeles Lakers in a four-year deal worth $154m (£116m). The 33-year-old, who has played in eight consecutive NBA finals, moves to the Lakers from Cleveland Cavaliers. James, who became a free agent on 1 July, is widely considered the best basketball player in
Owning a dog is great fun and immensely rewarding. But, dogs have complex needs and each dog is unique. There is no one ‘perfect’ way to care for all dogs, but our expert advice will help you ensure your dog is healthy and happy. Take a look around and you’ll
Third-party app developers can read the emails of millions of Gmail users, a report from The Wall Street Journal highlighted today. Gmail’s access settings allows data companies and app developers to see people’s emails and view private details, including recipient addresses, time stamps, and entire messages. And while those apps
The browser history that has been saved about a user includes the information that is related to active logins, browsing history, cache, cookies, form and search bar data, offline website data and site preferences. Though there are a number of disadvantages involved in allowing your browser to have access to
Numerous studies have shown evidence that pets not only provide companionship and bring joy, they can also help people recover or better cope with a wide range of health problems, including heart disease, cancer, and mental health disorders. And when a pet dies, it can be an emotionally devastating experience that can
Facebook is shutting down Moves, Hello, and tbh, a trio of apps it launched or acquired over the last four years that haven’t developed large audiences. Facebook says it’s shutting down all three due to “low usage” and that it will delete all of their user data within 90 days.
Novelist and screenwriter who wrote about his obsessive fandom of Arsenal in “Fever Pitch” — to reflect on what it’s like to follow England during a World Cup. I’d like to begin by quoting from an email I wrote to a friend the night before the World Cup began