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Uber’s most standard try to tackle security concerns: letting riders and drivers epic rides – CNN

Uber’s most standard try to tackle security concerns: letting riders and drivers epic rides – CNN

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Taco Bell is launching rooster tenders in a switch to compete with Popeyes and Chick-fil-A – Commercial Insider

Taco Bell is launching rooster tenders in a switch to compete with Popeyes and Chick-fil-A – Commercial Insider

Taco Bell has a new menu item that puts it in competition with chicken chains like Chick-fil-A and Popeyes. Taco Bell said it would begin testing its new crispy tortilla chicken tenders in Houston, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, on Thursday before launching the menu item nationally next year. Customers can try the tenders in a…

Solar vitality ‘step forward’ might perhaps almost definitely perhaps substitute fossil fuels in some industries – Engadget

Solar vitality ‘step forward’ might perhaps almost definitely perhaps substitute fossil fuels in some industries – Engadget

The trick is the use of computer vision (aka a form of AI) to align a large array of mirrors as they reflect sunlight on a solitary target. That allows for the kind of accuracy that hasn’t been possible until now. There’s still a lot of work to go before the technology enters real-world use.…

SunTrust merger with BB&T receives regulator OK – Atlanta Journal Constitution

SunTrust merger with BB&T receives regulator OK – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Federal bank regulators on Tuesday approved the merger of SunTrust Banks and rival BB&T, removing the final hurdle for the financial giants to merge into the nation’s sixth-largest bank.  Atlanta-based SunTrust and Winston-Salem, N.C.-based BB&T announced plans in February to join forces. The combined bank will be based in Charlotte, though Atlanta will retain the corporate…

Police can rob Ring camera video perpetually, and portion with whomever they’d treasure, company tells senator – The Washington Submit

Police can rob Ring camera video perpetually, and portion with whomever they’d treasure, company tells senator – The Washington Submit

The company says that the videos can be a critical tool in helping law enforcement investigate crimes such as trespassing, burglary and package theft, and that homeowners are free to decline the requests. But some lawmakers and privacy advocates say the systems could empower more widespread police surveillance, fuel racial profiling and spark new neighborhood…