- American City Business Journals•46 minutes ago
The Federal Communications Commission voted on Thursday to strengthen the Wireless Emergency Alerts system, which pushes warnings of missing children and natural disasters to cellphones. Government officials can now include up to 360 characters in an alert, up from 90. The rules don’t allow for photos to be included directly in a message, but the FCC might review the concept in the future, perhaps to include images of abducted children.
- American City Business Journals•58 minutes ago
Google has launched its Bay Area ride-sharing service and is now accepting riders and drivers via its Waze Rider app, as competition in the innovative transportation sector heats up. "For now, Google is limiting drivers and riders to two rides a day—intended to be to and from work—and made it cheap, restricting drivers from making a living on the app," the Wall Street Journal reports. Join the conversation: Follow @SFBusinessTimes on Twitter, "Like" us on Facebook and sign up for our free email newsletters.
- American City Business Journals•1 hour ago
The Google-owned Waze carpooling service is now live in the Bay Area. Waze Rider allows users to carpool to and from work through its popular navigation app. The ride hailing program has been rolling out over the last several weeks, according to the Wall Street Journal .
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|Bid||777.70 x 100|
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|Day's Range||774.12 - 778.49|
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