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Uber releases in-app tipping feature for New Hampshire drivers

Uber releases in-app tipping feature for New Hampshire drivers

Based on data from New York City's Taxi and Limousine Commission, Uber dispatched more than 125 million rides from the start of 2015 to mid-March of this year. The drivers used to receive 80 percent of each ride's fare, but recent financial data shows a significant drop in that share. "Some changes will be big, some will be small - all will be the changes you've asked for", the email read.


Uber Driver Accuses State Senator Bryce Marlatt Of Lewd Acts

Uber Driver Accuses State Senator Bryce Marlatt Of Lewd Acts

The police report states the driver was traveling on the Lake Hefner Parkway when the male passenger grabbed her. This isn't the first report of Uber drivers being assaulted by passengers, and there have also been reports of drivers assaulting passengers.


SoundCloud Cuts 40% of Staff, Will Shutter London and San Francisco Offices

SoundCloud Cuts 40% of Staff, Will Shutter London and San Francisco Offices

SoundCloud in an effort to cut costs announced on Thursday that it has let go 173 employees and consolidated the remaining team into two offices - one in NY and the other in Berlin. SoundCloud was not immediately available for comment. However, we need to ensure our path to long-term, independent success. Earlier this year, however, SoundCloud was reportedly considering selling for considerably less.


Lil Wayne Claims Birdman & Universal Worked Together to Screw Him Outta Millions

Lil Wayne Claims Birdman & Universal Worked Together to Screw Him Outta Millions

In turn, Hollywood Reporter adds that Weezy has three new demands: a liquidator appointed for Cash Money assets, a permanent injunction, and finally, the freedom to handle the release of his dangerously anticipated Tha Carter V album. "Thanks for being there and patiently waiting while I endure this fight", said the rapper on Instagram . "Universal knew that Cash Money would not reserve from such advances sufficient funds to meet its obligations to Plaintiffs, pay to Plaintiffs earnings ...


CDC: Opioid prescriptions drop nationwide but crisis is nowhere near the end

CDC: Opioid prescriptions drop nationwide but crisis is nowhere near the end

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . The good news is that half of the counties saw a decrease in prescriptions for powerful painkiller from 2010 to 2015. To level the playing field among various drugs and doses, it used what's known as the morphine milligram equivalent, which measures potency. MME is the amount of opioids in milligrams, accounting for differences among various drug types and strengths.