Over the years, Uber prices have increased a lot for their riders but the drivers have been consistently underpaid. Uber drivers argue that the gap between the driver’s compensation and the riders pay has been getting wider and wider. An Uber driver in North Carolina filed a lawsuit against Uber in February 2017, claiming that… Read More Uber drivers get poorly paid and passengers are charged way more than they should
Pokémon Go is a location-based augmented reality game. The game has been developed by Niantic in collaboration with The Pokémon Company. The game has been developed for both Android and IOS devices. It was initially released in US, Australia and New Zealand in July 2016. Pokémon Go lets players catch virtual creatures on real life… Read More Pokemon Go – A boon for Nintendo
Last Thursday, Waymo (Google’s self-driving car division) filed a lawsuit against Uber for allegedly copying its self-driving car technology and violating its intellectual property rights. How did Google find out? Apparently, one of the suppliers of LiDAR components accidentally emailed Google engineers an attachment of machine drawings of Uber’s LiDAR circuit board. They were shocked to see… Read More Uber gets sued by Google’s Waymo for allegedly stealing it’s self-driving car technology
Whatsapp was bought by facebook for a whopping 19 billion dollars. WhatsApp was launched in 2009 by two former employees of Yahoo, Brian Acton and Jan Koum. WhatsApp has been the fastest growing company, it has shown extraordinary growth in the past 5 years. Currently, WhatsApp has more than 450 million users which keep increasing… Read More Facebook bought WhatsApp. Is it a good buy?
The six year old court battle between Oracle and Google has finally ended. The court gave its decision in favour of Google and Oracle is not happy about the verdict. The lawsuit began in 2010 when Oracle sued Google for using its 37 APIs or application programming interfaces that it holds copyrights for. Oracle had… Read More Google wins the court battle against Oracle