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This Productivity Solution Helps You Focus on Work

Productivity Solution

There are those of us who’d multi-task to get as much work done as possible in a day. While most work organizations favor multi-tasking, studies have shown that it can actually reduce productivity by as much as 40 percent. (Read: Want to Be More Productive? Stop Multi-Tasking) Forbes contributor Lisa …

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Instagram Direct Message Now Supports Live Video Sharing

Instagram Live Video

Instagram users would be delighted to know that they can now share a live video as a direct message. The photo and video-sharing site announced the rollout of the new function in a blog post on Thursday. How It Works When a user goes live, he or she just taps …

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Ex-Orbitz Chief Exec Is the New COO of Uber

Uber COO

Uber has appointed Barney Harford, former chief executive of online travel site Orbitz, as the ride-hailing company’s chief operating officer (COO). In an announcement, Uber said Harford would “oversee Uber’s global operations, marketing and customer support teams for our ridesharing and delivery businesses,” said Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi. Search Mashable …

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Former Uber Employee Accuses Company of Espionage, Bribery, and Hacking

Uber Former Employee

The ongoing hearing on the $1.86-billion lawsuit filed by Waymo against ride-hailing giant Uber has taken a dramatic turn. Richard Jacobs, who used to be Uber’s manager of global intelligence, accused his former employer of allegedly engaging in corporate espionage, stealing trade secrets, bribing foreign officials and other unlawful acts. …

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