Tag Archive: Driver


Kind taxi driver travels two hours to return lost iPhone

A self-driving Apple Car may not yet be a reality, but that didn’t stop a Bangkok taxi driver from travelling two hours to return a passenger’s lost iPhone, which they had left in the back of his taxi cab. “On my birthday on Wednesday just before midnight, [the driver] showed up at my hotel to return my phone. He’s a […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Selfie-obsessed driver slams into tree, injures all

Enough with the constant need to take photos of ourselves, ok? According to a report in the Bangor Daily News, 29-year-old Jordan Toner decided to lean in to a selfie taken by one of his seven passengers while driving along Deering Lake Road at about 1:30 pm this past Saturday. Needless to say, it turned […][Read More…]

California rules that Uber driver is actually an employee

Uber’s business plan may have just received a big blow from the California Labor Commission today as it ruled that one of the ride-hailing service’s drivers is actually an employee, not a contracted worker. Uber was ordered by the court…Read more ›

Supplemental Update for OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite Released to Fix Video Driver Bug

Apple has released a supplemental update to OS X 10.10.3, aimed at resolving startup problems encountered by users who happen to be running some apps that capture video. The update is available for all OS X Yosemite users who have installed OS X 10.10.3, and it’s recommended even if you do not use video capture … Read More

Stunt driver takes blind dates on ride of their lives

Blind dates can be full of surprises. But few ever end with the man crapping his pants – and with cameras rolling. Such were the scenes created in a Ford Motor Co. promotional video posted on Feb. 6 to YouTube…Read more ›

Uber Passenger “Physically & Verbally Assaulted” By Driver

San Francisco resident and Uber user James Alva has taken to social media to complain that not only did the car and driver he ordered using the app not match the description he was given — but also that the…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Google Glass User Gets A Ticket For ‘Driving With Monitor Visible To Driver’

A Google Glass user in California may have become the first to get a ticket for using the wearable while driving. Cecilia Adabie was stopped by a Highway Patrol officer last night then summoned to the superior court for “driving…Read more ›

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Driver Crashes Car Through Glass Wall Of Chicago Apple Store [Image]

Shouldn't have used Siri for directions.

Shouldn’t have used Siri for directions.

Imagine the scenario: you’re leisurely strolling through your local Apple Store, perhaps drooling over a Retina MacBook Pro, when all of a sudden a car crashes through the front wall and onto the store floor. Yeah, that happened.

On Sunday night a car was driven off the road and through the glass wall of the Lincoln Park Apple Store in Chicago.

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New Siri Ad Has A Hidden Easter Egg From Scorseses Film Taxi Driver

Apple debuted a new ad for Siri last night starring famed director Martin Scorsese. The ad is basically just Scorsese riding around in a New York City cab talking to Siri about appointments, finding friends, and traffic. Not too exciting. But if you look closely, you may have noticed an easter egg in the film pointing back to Scorsese’s early days of film making.

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Dumb iCrime Du Jour: FedEx Driver Fakes iPad Deliveries

A FedEx driver was arrested for forging signatures on iPad deliveries and selling the stolen goods. In a two-month period, police in Jennings, Louisiana say that FedEx driver Michael Wright scribbled the John Hancocks on the documents for iPad deliveries. Then he sold those magical tablets to a businessman named Shannon Guillory for $ 200 each. Wright, 31, was charged with 20 felony counts 14 counts of theft  [Read More…]