Uber catches a break in lawsuit involving alleged ‘Hell’ program

 Judge Jacqueline Scott Corley has dismissed a lawsuit involving Uber’s alleged use of a program called “Hell.” The lawsuit was originally filed in April by Michael Gonzales, who drove for Lyft during the time Uber allegedly used the software. He sought $5 million in a class action lawsuit. Today, Judge Corley granted Uber’s motion to dismiss ...

The Destiny 2 live action trailer is out and it’s hilarious

 The Destiny 2 live action trailer is officially out, and it’s one of the most comical video game trailers ever. The live action trailer heralds the coming of the new game, which is set to drop on September 6. The trailer stars Cayde-6, voiced by Nathan Fillion, and was directed by the same guy who ...

Sony’s RX0 is a tiny camera with big ideas

 Sony just announced a new camera called the RX0, but breaking from the trend of lower number = fancier camera, this one is a tiny device that combines an action-cam form factor with some traditional imaging prowess. It’s an unusual combination, yet somehow tempting. Read More Source: TechCrunch

Former Facebook brand marketing head is new Oculus CMO

 A long-time Facebook brand marketing exec has been tapped to lead marketing efforts at Oculus. Rebecca Van Dyck will be joining the virtual reality team as CMO. Her challenge will be making the sell to consumers for the company’s current and future virtual reality products. Read More Source: TechCrunch

Egyptian technology startups stand on the shoulders of giants

 With technology and curious minds, several founders not only built great products and companies, they created the foundation for a strong and resilient technology sector that has been an economic driver and job creator in a country looking for stable footing. Read More Source: TechCrunch

Hamilton expects to stay at Mercedes beyond 2018

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says he expects to sign a new contract to keep him at the team beyond 2018. Source: BBC F1

Italian GP: Thursday's press conference

Part 1PRESS CONFERENCEQ: Sebastian, let’s start with you. There seems to have been a real bounce. If you can fight with Mercedes, especially at Spa, then you can fight them anywhere. Has the success of the updates you brought to Hungary and Spa given you clear belief as far as the Championship is concerned?Sebastian VETTEL: No. ...

'Zama': Film Review | Venice 2017

'Zama': Film Review | Venice 2017
Argentinean auteur Lucrecia Martel’s first feature in nine years, ‘Zama,’ depicts the steady unraveling of an officer of the Spanish crown in 18th-century South America. read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Reviews

Fernando Alonso: McLaren driver 'surprised' by criticism

McLaren’s Fernando Alonso says he is “surprised” by claims he retired a healthy car at the Belgian Grand Prix. Source: BBC F1

From F1 Racing: Kubica's road to recovery in his own words

Where else to interview Robert Kubica than in the back of a garage? Not for this guy the glitz and tinsel of the Formula 1 circus. Kubica was always and only about the racing. Today we’ll sit on a chassis packing case to talk. Of course we will.”Give me a fast car, a bed and ...