A data-collection firm is sharing license plate information with US immigration officials

Damian Dovarganes/AP Irvine Company, a real-estate giant that runs 46 shopping centers in California, is sharing license plate information with a surveillance technology company that in turn provides access to that data to the US Immigration Customs and Enforcement (ICE) agency. In 2017, Vigilant Solutions signed a contract to give ICE access to license plate […]

Scoot adds a bike sharing service as it expands to Barcelona

Scoot is getting into bicycles. The company known in San Francisco for its red electric scooters populated by riders with lightning bolt-emblazoned black helmets is adding bikes to its lineup. But not in San Francisco. Instead, the company is opening its first international location in Barcelona where it’ll drop 1,000 electric bikes and 500 scooters […]

Uber Buys Electric Bike Sharing Startup JUMP Bikes

Uber Buys Electric Bike Sharing Startup JUMP Bikes 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 does not include […]

People are sharing photos proving that you can be ‘disabled and happy’ — and the internet is loving it

Myai Jackson Andrew Farkash created #DisabledJoy to celebrate the disabled community. Hundreds of people have taken to social media to join Farkash in creating visibility of those who have disabilities but are joyful.  Farkash told INSIDER, “My goal was to empower — and bring joy — to my Disabled community and I was happy to […]

How to opt out of Facebook’s Platform data sharing

You shouldn’t have to do this. You shouldn’t have to wade through complicated privacy settings in order to ensure that the companies with which you’ve entrusted your personal information are making reasonable, legal efforts to protect it. But Facebook has allowed third parties to violate user privacy on an unprecedented scale, and…Read More

Phone Reps Sharing Chase Freedom Bonus Categories for 2nd Quarter 2018

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People Are Sharing Their Most Embarrassing Celeb Encounters And They're Relatable AF

@kaysarahsera Well he didn’t know it but i somehow managed to creat a family out of thin air. I was talking to @prattprattpratt and he was talking about his son so i started to talk to him about my 3 daughters. I have 0 kids, never been married, heck i don’t even have nieces lol […]

Teachers are sharing tons of ideas for things they’d rather be armed with than guns

thesuperheroteacher/Instagram Teachers across the country have joined forces under the hashtag #ArmMeWith to share what they would prefer to be armed with instead of a gun. The campaign was born in response to President Donald Trump’s suggestion to arm “adept teachers” with concealed guns in the wake of the recent mass shooting in Parkland, Florida. The movement was created by […]

Princess Diana butler Paul Burrell faces backlash after sharing MORE royal secrets

Paul Burrell is currently starring in the Australian version of I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! While Australian viewers have been left in hysterics, UK fans of the royals are less than impressed. Paul first revealed that the Queen blamed a horse when “accused of farting” by a royal guest. “Imagine the picture,” […]

Facebook marks Data Privacy Day by sharing its 7 privacy principles

With the European Union’s new data protection laws coming into force this year, Facebook has begun preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) by publishing its privacy principles for the first time. The company also announced that it will push videos into users’ news feeds detailing how they can manage their privacy on the social […]