Top Stories of the Day // August 12, 2015

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Driving Your Car Will Soon Be Illegal | Your Edgy Startup Idea Is Stupid | Checking In On Windows 10 | It’s Operating Systems Vs. Messaging Apps In The Battle For Tech’s Next Frontier | Hong Kong Police Raid Uber Offices, Arrest Drivers | Get Ready For The New Nexus Phones | Uber Expects India To Surpass Its U.S. Business Soon, And More [Q&A] |

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WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12 2015 TODAY’S TOP STORIES:

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Driving Your Car Will Soon Be Illegal

Driving a car will be illegal by 2030. Our economy will be severely impacted as millions of truck drivers, cabbies and delivery people are put out of work. In… Read More…

Your Edgy Startup Idea Is Stupid

First it was glitter and dicks. Then it was on-demand everything. Then it was breasts. Startups, please: stop. 2015 has been the year of the awful idea. It… Read More…

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Checking In On Windows 10

A few points, dear reader, to get ourselves acclimated: Windows 10 landed in the market at the beginning of this month to moderately strong reviews Microsoft… Read More…

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Nebia Shower Uses 70% Less Water, Backed by Tim Cook

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It’s Operating Systems Vs. Messaging Apps In The Battle For Tech’s Next Frontier

As mobile devices continue to explore and colonize the technology landscape, their conquests are leading us to a new era, beyond search and apps. Looking to… Read More…

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Hong Kong Police Raid Uber Offices, Arrest Drivers

Uber’s worldwide expansion plans have hit yet another legal bump. Five Uber drivers were arrested in Hong Kong yesterday, allegedly for operating without a… Read More…

Get Ready For The New Nexus Phones

If you like your Nexus 5 but it's starting to feel old, rejoice! It looks like Google is teaming up with not one but two Android OEMs to manufacture the next… Read More…

Uber Expects India To Surpass Its U.S. Business Soon, And More [Q&A]

Uber expects its business in India to overtake its U.S. operations as it prepares to expand into more rural parts of the country to tap the huge growth… Read More…

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