Leo Mirani

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Taxi Drivers' Latest Gambit Against Uber? Accuse It of Illegal Currency Trading

Cabbies argue Uber violates foreign-exchange laws by collecting fares in rupees and transferring them through a Dutch bank.

Reuters/Mansi Thapliyal

Indian Mobile Services Are Now Charging Users Like Cable Companies—One Site at a Time

"Unbundling the internet" could save consumers money by linking them to only their favorite websites.

Reuters/Arnd Wiegmann

Car Insurance Companies Want to Track Your Every Move—and You're Going to Let Them

The future of the average insured driver lies in telematics. 

Reuters/Stefan Wermuth

London's Pervasive Surveillance Can Now Help You Find a Bus Seat

No longer will you climb up the stairs on a busy bus only to sheepishly lurch back down when you discover that all the seats are taken.

Reuters/Cathal McNaughton

Connected Cars Face One Big Problem: Staying Connected

Spotty coverage could hinder connected cars from achieving their full potential.

Uber's Usage Maps Are a Handy Tool for Finding the World's Rich, Young People

A stark pattern repeated around the world.

Reuters

What Somalia's New Internet Looks Like From Silicon Valley

Until recently, the country's internet came exclusively through dial-up modems and satellite. Not anymore.

Reuters

London's Bike-Share Program Unwittingly Revealed Its Cyclists' Movements for the World to See

When open data is too open.

@mpsinthesky

Some of the Most Beautiful Photos of London Come From Flying Policemen

Breathtaking shots, captured in the line of duty.

Associated Press

There's a Good Reason Not to Ban Google Glass in Cars Yet

We just don't know enough about how drivers will use them, or even what the vehicles of the future will look like.

City of Westminster

How London Plans to Eliminate the Search for a Parking Spot

Sensors could alert drivers to empty spaces in advance, reducing traffic and fuel consumption.

The World's Top Facebook Check-In Locations Include 4 Disneylands

And a red-light district.

Reuters

How Digicell Brought Cell Service to the Remotest Countries on Earth

And what it'll do now that it's run out of places to go.

Associated Press

India Can Send a Rocket to Mars and Fight Poverty at the Same Time

Critics say the country is wasting money on its new satellite. But funding space research is what birthed the lucrative tech industry in the first place.

Philadelphia Has the Slowest 4G Mobile Broadband in America

Blame Sprint.

Associated Press

India Finally Gets Its Own Street View, But It's Missing Most Famous Monuments

Wander through 12 cities for the first time.

Reuters

Britain's Villages May Not Have Superfast Broadband, But Its Skies Soon Will

The country could soon have a wonderful new technology that'll be too expensive for most people and restricted to short-haul flights.

Massoud Hossaini

Where Kabul Goes to Buy Its iPods

A peek inside the city's unofficial Apple store.

MIT Media Lab

The Surprising Way Architects Are Using 3D Printers

They let architects dream up all sorts of fantastic structures that would be either too difficult or too expensive to make with conventional methods.