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February 6, 2015 7:08 PM Marseille’s Rod Fanni admits he has wanted to punch ‘arrogant’ PSG star Zlatan Ibrahimovic before

Marseille defender Rod Fanni has revealed that a meeting with Zlatan Ibrahimovic left him on the verge of striking the Paris Saint-Germain superstar in a Ligue 1 game earlier this season. The uber-cool Zlatan is known to be one of the most egocentric footballers around, and the Sweden international has developed a cult following over the years after

February 6, 2015 6:43 PM Uber launches safety features after Indian suit over reported rape

NEW YORK — Uber says it's introducing two new safety features for riders in India in response to concerns about safety that followed a passenger reporting she had been raped by a driver. The San Francisco taxi alternative company says it will launch a "panic button" in its ride-hailing app that allows riders to notify the police in case of an emergency 46

February 6, 2015 6:28 PM Uber will launch new 2 safety features for riders in India after lawsuit over reported rape

NEW YORK (AP) — Uber says it's introducing two new safety features for riders in India in response to concerns about safety that followed a passenger reporting she had been raped by a driver. The San Francisco taxi alternative company says it will launch a "panic button" in its ride-hailing app that allows riders to notify the police in case of an emergency 38

February 6, 2015 7:22 AM Cavs' picture coming into focus for LeBron

CLEVELAND -- After a dominating win by his Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday, a 105-94 beatdown of the Los Angeles Clippers in a game in which the Cavs led by as many as 32 in the third quarter leading to all five starters sitting out the fourth, LeBron James had a point he wanted to send home. Following shootaround earlier in the day, it was pointed out to him that Cleveland 2

February 5, 2015 7:43 PM Is Bill Gates still the richest man in the world?

For the first time in the history of finance has the number of billionaires in the world surpassed 2,000, with over 67 countries now home to at least one person valued at more than $1,000,000,000. Hurun Global Rich List report. Their recent publication reveals that India has for the first time overtaken Britain and Russia in terms of the number of billionaires 3

February 5, 2015 6:26 PM Warriors Top 5 (Okay 7) Highlights Of The First Half

The Warriors have spent a large chunk of the season’s first half as the (mostly) consensus best team in the league, playing with a collective fluidity, confidence, and determination that has proven them to be more than just the sum of their individual roster parts. Fans have been treated to a near nightly buffet of dazzling highlights during what is quickly 37

February 4, 2015 5:08 PM Mysterious Apple van fuels speculation about self-driving car or Maps overhaul

Apple might be taking a page from Google’s roadmap, if a camera-equipped Dodge Caravan spotted driving around the Bay Area is any indication. The vehicle reportedly has ties to an Apple project, but no one knows exactly what those cameras are for. San Francisco TV station KPIX captured the van driving around the town of Concord this week. All the California 35

February 4, 2015 10:45 AM Google reportedly planning to launch Uber-like ride-sharing service

Google reportedly planning to launch Uber-like ride-sharing service Bloomberg Business has revealed in a February 3 report that Internet search giant Google apparently has plans underway to launch a Uber-like ride-sharing service which will work in tandem with Google' driverless car initiative. According to the report, based on the information shared 46

February 4, 2015 10:45 AM Uber and Google: From partners to rivals

US-based taxi-hailing app Uber and Google are on a collision course after the former's decision to work on autonomous vehicle technology and Google's reported plan to launch a ride-sharing service of its own. A Google spokesperson declined on Tuesday to comment on the matter on which the company had earlier tweeted: "We think you'll find Uber and Lyft work quite 42

February 3, 2015 7:53 PM Google May Be Nipping At Its Heels, But Uber Is Shockingly Vulnerable For Other Reasons

This week, Bloomberg Businessweek reported that Google may be moving into the ride-hailing game, with a potential Uber competitor set to take advantage of the company’s fleet of driverless vehicles (does that mean no 1-star ratings for unruly passengers?). Of course, this should come as no surprise: Uber has proven there is a nearly infinite amount of money 68