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Top AT&T story from Engadget: AT&T is using amphibious vehicles, drones and more to restore its network during disasters

From Engadget: In a nondescript warehouse outside of Atlanta, nestled among the office parks and chain restaurants that pepper suburban America, AT&T is preparing for catastrophe. This is one of the company's Network Disaster Recovery...

Engadget reports Indonesia restores access to PayPal, Yahoo and Valve services

From Engadget: Indonesia has unblocked PayPal, Steam owner Valve and Yahoo (Engadget's parent company), allowing them to resume operations. The country prevented residents from accessing services of several companies that missed a July 29th deadline...

Take action against Uber: The Morning After: Uber receipts are crashing Microsoft Outlook

From Engadget: Microsoft has flagged a formatting bug that freezes Outlook whenever you open emails with complex tables, including, er, Uber receipts. The glitch is so powerful it even crashes Word, too. The problem was...

Uber news: Uber avoids federal prosecution over data breach that exposed data of 57 million users

From Engadget: Uber has officially accepted responsibility for hiding a 2016 data breach that exposed the data of 57 million passengers and drivers. On Friday, the company entered into a non-prosecution agreement with the Federal...

Engadget on T-Mobile: T-Mobile will pay $350 million to settle lawsuits over massive data breach

From Engadget: If you were a T-Mobile customer in August 2021, you may get a few dollars from the carrier in the near future. It has agreed to settle a consolidated class action lawsuit filed...

Uber headlines: Uber is ditching the ‘split fare’ feature in April

From Engadget: The Uber app will lose the "split fare" option in April as the company attempts to build a better system for sharing the cost of a ride. A replacement feature should roll out...

Plaid must pay $58 million to users of Venmo, Robinhood and other apps, warns Engadget

From Engadget: Even if you've never heard of a company called Plaid, they may owe you part of a multi-million dollar lawsuit settlement, Fast Company has reported. Plaid, which connects consumer bank accounts to services...

Take action against Comcast: Comcast’s refreshed Xfinity Stream app launches on Apple TV

From Engadget: If you’re a Comcast Xfinity TV customer looking to move all of our TV watching into a single platform, then grab your finest off-brand champagne. The company has announced that the Xfinity Stream...

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Wells Fargo, Hispanic Banker Settle Job Discrimination Lawsuit, says Bloomberg Law

From Bloomberg Law: Wells Fargo Bank NA and a Hispanic former personal banker resolved his lawsuit alleging race discrimination and...

Judge OKs $8.4M Deal In Uber Classification Suit, warns Law360

From Law360: More than 1,300 Uber Technologies Inc. drivers who claimed that their employer misclassified them as independent contractors...

Take action against Uber: Court Approves Uber’s $8.43 Million California Driver Settlement

From Bloomberg Law: Uber Technologies Inc. will pay $8.43 million to a class of California drivers who alleged they were...