Deliveroo will expand its network with restaurants’ own riders

Deliveroo has taken leaf out of Just Eat’s book and will allow partner restaurants to use their own riders. That means it can now team up with establishments that have their own fleet. The British food delivery app will launch a new service called “Marketplace+” in July — its partners can then use it to […]

Daily Podcast: The Director and The Jedi Review; Should Inclusion Riders Be A Requirement?

On the March 14, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman to talk about watching the Star Wars: The Last Jedi special features in the Water Cooler. And in Our Feature Presentation, we consider if all studios should adopt an inclusion rider. You can subscribe […]

Skeleton riders have a habit of sporting some intense helmets — here are the best ones from Pyeongchang 2018

Matthias Hangst/Getty Images Skeleton is one of the most high-octane events at the Winter Olympics. Starting with a dead sprint and a dive, athletes rocket down the mountain at speeds up to 90 miles per hour just inches from the ice as they chase Olympic glory. But in addition to being some of the most […]

Google Maps gets step-by-step navigation for bus and train riders

Google announced today in a blog post that Google Maps can now give step-by-step instructions to public transportation riders getting around on the bus and train. This is for the Android version of the app. To keep you on track toward your destination, navigation instructions — including bus and train transfers — now appear in push notifications […]

BPL final LIVE stream: How to watch Dhaka Dynamites vs Rangpur Riders live online

The 2017 BPL season has reached its climax with Dhaka Dynamites battling against Rangpur Riders in the final. The Dynamited beat Comilla Victorians by 95 runs to book their place while the Riders saw off the Khulna Titans before also beating the Victorians to seal their spot. BPL final live stream Gazi TV (GTV) is […]

Hackers hit Uber in 2016: data on 57 million riders, drivers stolen

Enlarge (credit: Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images) In a public statement, Uber has announced that it sustained a massive data breach in 2016: 57 million customers’ and drivers’ names, e-mail addresses, and phone numbers were compromised. According to Bloomberg, no trip location info, credit card information, or Social Security numbers was taken. Uber did not […]

Los Angeles taps a shuttle service to get riders to Metro stops

Most people find a short walk to and from a public transportation stop pretty reasonable, but the further away that stop is from their home or their destination, the less convenient it becomes. Well the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) wants to close that first mile/last mile gap and it’s doing so in […]

Uber Is Giving Its Top Riders Access to a 24/7 Premium Support Line

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Riders on the storm: Sailor livestreams Hurricane Irma from his boat (VIDEO)

Published time: 10 Sep, 2017 13:53 Edited time: 10 Sep, 2017 14:19 A man livestreamed Hurricane Irma from his boat in Key West, as the Category 4 storm prepared to make landfall over the lower Keys. The footage was broadcast from the sailing vessel Andromeda on the boat’s dedicated Facebook page. Footage was interrupted on […]