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Hiding a hack? Uber promised not to do things like that     – CNET
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In a settlement with the FTC, the company said it wouldn’t mislead users about the security of their data.

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Ads May Soon Stalk You on TV Like They Do on Your Facebook Feed
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Targeted ads that seem to follow us everywhere online may soon be doing the same on our TV. From a report: The Federal Communications Commission is poised to approve a new broadcast standard that will let broadcasters do something cable TV companies already do: harvest data about what you watch so advertisers can customize pitches. […]

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This is what the OnePlus 5T could look like     – CNET
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Slim bezels, no fingerprint reader on the front, and yeah, a headphone jack.

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To keep the weight off, Biggest Loser contestants must exercise like crazy
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Enlarge / THE BIGGEST LOSER — Season 13 Live Finale. (credit: Getty | NBC) Switching up your diet can help you shed pounds. But to keep that lost bulge at bay, ambitious dieters may have to turn to exercise—a lot of exercise—according to a study on 14 former contestants of The Biggest Loser. On average, the […]

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What it’s like to ride in a Waymo driverless car
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Enlarge (credit: Waymo) ATWATER, Calif.—I’ve never ridden in a car with no one in the driver’s seat before. Still, I wasn’t exactly blown away. We’ve known for several years now that Waymo’s (previously Google’s) cars can handle most road conditions without a safety driver intervening. Last year, the company reported that its cars could go about 5,000 miles on […]

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World Series umpire has Twitter firing jokes like fastballs     – CNET
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Home plate umpire Bill Miller’s generous strike zone provided a giant target for social media.

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#PuberMe for Puerto Rico — like Ice Bucket Challenge, with acne     – CNET
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Comedians Stephen Colbert and Nick Kroll will donate to Puerto Rico hurricane relief for each gawky puberty pic tweeted by a star.

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HP show us what a real PC workstation looks like with a 56-core, 3TB Z8
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Enlarge / HP Z8 Workstation (credit: HP) If you’re a demanding computer user, sometimes your 13″ Ultrabook laptop just won’t quite cut it. For those looking for a little more computing power, HP’s new Z8 workstation could be just the answer. The latest iteration of HP’s desktop workstations packs in a pair of Intel Skylake-SP […]

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Ezetap, racing against bigger rivals like Paytm, just raised $16 million in fresh funding
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 There are more than 1 billion cellphone users in India, which abruptly went cashless last November. These two developments play nicely into the vision of Ezetap, a six-year-old, Bangalore-based startup whose software as a service is used by more than 200,000 merchants. Read More

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