If you could eat Facebook, what would it taste like? We always thought it would be a mix of the saccharine highs of getting 20 likes on your latest selfie and the putrid sting of FOMO, with the depressing aftertaste of being friended by your barren aunt whose profile pic is a painting of a Read More
Uber is continuing its assault on having to go out and wait in the street to get stuff, and aiming to disrupt ice cream trucks once more.
Tomorrow, Uber users will be able to request delivery of not just taxis, but also ice cream to their doors.
“I have butterflies,” confessed Cara Hodge, Uber’s New York office manager, as we stepped into the yellow Van Leeuwen ice cream truck. With Britney Spears playing in the background, the truck pulled away from the curb and headed down Seventh Avenue, beginning Uber’s one-day ice cream delivery event–complete with a bouncy pop soundtrack, neon tank tops for the customers Read More
Car service app Uber is rolling out a one-day feature in seven cities (including New York!) that allows users to request an ice cream truck. God, some people will do anything for attention. [New York Times]
Here’s Steve Ballmer being all Steve Ballmer again. [Forbes]
100 Curls that Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity. We assume Buzzfeed’s Matt Stopera got a free haircut out of this deal? [Ouidad]
Your punishment for still using Yahoo! Voice is that your account was probably hacked. Sorry. [Ars Technica]
That best place for NYC to announce a new initiative turning payphones into wifi hotspots? Tumblr, natch. [NYC Gov Tumblr]
Is Apple discriminating against Iranian-Americans? [New York Times]