The Open Source Initiative (OSI), the steward of the Open Source Definition (OSD), announced today it has created a machine readable publication of OSI approved licenses. According to the organizat…
New API helps open-source developers ‘become license-aware’
Uber is bringing its penchant for upsetting entrenched operators to a new target: the Washington bureaucrats who oversee timeworn rules on expenses. The taxi-booking group is smarting over guidelines that let government workers recoup transport
Uber takes aim at Washington bureaucrats – FT.com
Monthly downloads of Amazon’s Alexa app have increased since the company released its Dot and Tap smart home devices.
Amazon Alexa App Downloads Increase After Dot, Tap Releases – Business Insider
Apple’s iTunes App Store is home to over 1.5 million apps and Google Play hosts over 2 million, but the number of apps that actually get installed and used on consumers’ devices is still quite…
Nearly 1 in 4 people abandon mobile apps after only one use | TechCrunch
KPCB’s Mary Meeker presents the 2016 Internet Trends report, covering today’s Internet growth.
2016 Internet Trends Report — Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers
Cleanly, the on-demand laundry service looking to take on FlyCleaners, has today announced a new annual or monthly membership program that discounts service while offering a recurring pick-up and…
Cleanly launches subscription laundry service with Cleanly Reserve | TechCrunch
Finland’s Freska has acquired Norway’s Wipe, signalling its intent to lead the on-demand home cleaning space in the Nordics.
Finnish on-demand home cleaning startup Freska acquires Norway’s Wipe | TechCrunch
Consulting giant Accenture has published a report predicting 40 percent of cars will be autonomous by 2040s, and what that will do to connected industries.
Accenture sees nearly half of cars autonomous in 25 years
2025, Mitch’s Quick Take: This is a realistic projection, based on uptake of digital technology and the early, high cost of autonomous vehicles. We may have 5 percent autonomous car penetration by but won’t approach a majority of vehicles until around 2045.