Uber Now Permits Riders to Text 911 Directly

“We’ve had a number of instances where it saved lives where someone who was in a compromised position and it was too dangerous to talk,” said Todd Austin of the Los Angeles Police Department. The new feature on Urber’s app was tested in Los Angeles, Indiana and Minnesota.

Amazon’s Ring Shares Users’ Personal Data: Report

Amazon’s Ring Neighborhood Android app has been sharing users’ personal data and information to third-party companies like Google and Facebook, even if users don’t have a Facebook account, according to an investigative report by The Electronic Frontier Foundation.