Uber alternative Hailo, which lets people hail a licensed taxi via smartphone app, is coming to the end of the road in London, as users are now being urged to switch to new ride-hailing vehicle, mytaxi. Read More Go to Source
Author: Natasha Lomas
To get to the bottom of a devious form of phone-based fraud, a group of researchers scammed the scammers. The post Listen to ‘Tech Support’ Scam Calls That Bilk Millions Out of Victims appeared first on WIRED.
After spending a few days in Austin, which lost Uber and Lyft almost a year ago, I started brainstorming a post about how the city was doing just fine without either of the ride sharing giants. Since Uber and Lyft left last May a bevy of alternatives have sprung up – like Ride Austin, Fasten and Fare. These apps all essentially provide the same experience as Uber and Lyft – drop… Read More Go to Source
Author: Fitz Tepper
Mobile devices are taking over the world, which means your dream app has an ever-growing audience to reach. Now you just have to build it. How To Make A Freaking iPhone App is the course you need to make that happen, and it’s on sale now in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub.
In case you were busy this week and didn’t get a chance to check Cydia, don’t worry as we have compiled a list of all the new tweaks that were released in the week which are worth checking out.
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The Clock app in iOS has a feature that allows you to view the time in different cities/timezones. Unfortunately, the app doesn’t provide a widget for the Lock screen to view the world clock without having to unlock your iPhone. As always, a new jailbreak tweak aims to solve this problem.
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Four former reporters and entrepreneurs are attempting to fix India’s “broken” business media landscape and simultaneously prove that there’s an audience — and business — for paying for quality journalism in the country. Subscription-based media is thriving in the West. The New York Times has seen its digital subscription base swell following the election… Read More Go to Source
Author: Jon Russell