Uber gets to stay in Italy a bit longer, court rules

Last Friday, a court in the European country decided to officially ban the ridesharing app, finding that it engaged in unfair competition with traditional transportation offerings (taxis). But now, that...

Uber shares growing financials to distract from negative publicity

Uber, the popular ride-hailing startup shared a grip of new financial metrics with Bloomberg today. The numbers indicate that the company is still growing at...

Baidu is acquiring xPerception, a U.S. startup focused on computer vision

Baidu is acquiring xPerception, a US startup specialized in computer vision, according to Reuters. Details are sparse, but we know the startup has its own...

Apple might have a secret team working on glucose sensor technology for diabetes

Apple has hired a group of biomedical researchers to work on a secret project to monitor diabetic patients using sensors, according to a CNBC report. An estimated...

Everything you need to know about Android Pay

With Android Pay, you can start leaving your wallet behind. Anyone with the corresponding app on their device can pay for goods and services with a simple tap of their phone against a...

See you tomorrow at the Pittsburgh Micro-Meetup

We’re in town for a few days and we’re excited to meet all of you at the Pittsburgh Micro-Meetup tomorrow. In preparation for Disrupt New York...

10 airports with restaurants you’ll actually want to eat at (we’re serious!)

Gastronomical paradises, airports are not. You’ll rarely hear anyone raving about airport grub, which is more quick sustenance than actual culinary enjoyment. But airports are trying to change that. Many are...

Stripe isn't going to go public in the near future, according to CEO Patrick...

Not all companies in Silicon Valley are chomping at the bit to begin transactions on Wall Street. One of them is Stripe, the San Francisco-based payments company. CEO Patrick Collison...