Wikipedia ends no-cost mobile access for developing countries

The Wikimedia Foundation launched Wikipedia Zero in 2012 with the hopes of democratizing information through a simple concept: cellular carriers in developing countries would offer access to its crowdsourced knowledge without charging data fees. However, it appears to have run its course. The organization has discontinued Zero with plans to phase it out through 2018. […]

QA: Suncrash’s Tomer Barkan On Judgment And The Challenges Of Early Access

Last year, I sat down with Suncrash’s Tomer Barkan to discuss their early access title Judgment: Apocalypse Survival Simulation, the development scene in Israel, and the challenges of developing an ambitious game in such a small country with a very small team. What is your background? I am a computer science major. I worked seven […]

Crimes For Two: Hacktag Sneaks Out Of Early Access, Steals Your Heart

If you have a special someone in your life, today would be a good day to engage in some… activities together. And if you don’t, you could try finding someone on the internet – or even do it on your own, but that’s not quite as satisfying. After all, breaking into highly secure facilites and […]

Bill Gates to Apple: Help investigators access phones or risk regulation

Bill Gates rarely shied away from confronting Apple when he was Microsoft’s CEO, and new comments to Axios today suggest that he has a new issue with Cupertino: Unbreakable encryption. Without mentioning Apple’s name, Gates raised the prospect that the company might be on the wrong side of the encryption debate, specifically when it comes to […]

My all-time favorite reading app gives me access to unlimited books and audiobooks for $9 a month

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Scribd Scribd is a reading app that lets subscribers access hundreds of thousands of audiobooks, e-books, magazines, sheet music, and more for $ 8.99/month. They moved to a […]

You can access more than 1,000 airport lounges with this credit card — here are the best ones

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. One of the Platinum Card from American Express’s best perks is access to airport lounges all around the world. Lounges are a great place to enjoy drinks, snacks, […]

Lyft investigates claims staff abused access to customer data

A user posted on the anonymous app Blind claiming that Lyft employees abused their access to customer data, from gathering info on exes to acquiring Mark Zuckerberg’s personal info. A Lyft spokesperson confirmed to The Information that the company is investigating whether these incidents occurred. The anonymous user, who claimed to have worked at Lyft, […]

MoviePass abruptly cuts off access to several AMC theaters

The $ 9.95 MoviePass subscription has been incredibly popular and soon the company will invest in films itself, but because the company pays full price for each ticket, it’s subsidizing each customer’s theater visit. AMC execs called the plan “unsustainable” last fall, leading to today’s reports by Deadline and Variety that the service no longer […]

Buy Access to Etihad’s Private Residence VIP Room for Just $40

Buy Access to Etihad’s Private Residence Lounge for Just $ 40 Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site […]