App Debt: How Kim Kardashian and Uber Will Bankrupt Us All

Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, the celebrity role-playing game from the Seinfeld of reality stars, is currently the fifth most popular free iPhone app on Apple's charts. It's also the fifth-highest grossing. One analyst predicted revenue of $200 million this year. But how many of the fame gamers that put it there have any… » 7/30/14 5:17pm 7/30/14 5:17pm

In Saudi Arabia, Where Women Can't Legally Drive, Uber Is a Hit

In Saudi Arabia, the only country in the world where women legally aren’t allowed to drive, Uber is a godsend. The app, which pairs drivers with passengers, has proved itself quite useful to ladies who were previously unable to get around town without their husband or a male family member at the wheel. But it's far… » 2/28/14 2:00pm 2/28/14 2:00pm

Uber's Cat Day Promotion Leads to Mass Kitty Love Shortage

In honor of National Cat Day, the taxi-hailing app Uber teamed up with I Can Has Cheezburger to offer the cuddliest of promotions — a kitty delivery service. For $20, you could have an SUV pull up to your location bearing gifts of kittens AND cupcakes. While customers only got 15 minutes of playtime with the cats, the… » 10/29/13 6:00pm 10/29/13 6:00pm