Ok, it doesn’t seem a PR stunt.
It’s a horror-story kind of thing, a must read. Uber’s CEO Travis Kalanick has promised an “urgent investigation”, let’s see if it’s genuine interest in something like this never happening again or just a PR stunt.
There’s a comment on the original post that struck me, wrote by “Adam”:
Post all of your documented evidence after blurring out the private details. We need to see if it is really sexism or feminist delusion. It is very commonplace to whine about sexism and call everything sexist in the Bay Area. So I am very skeptical of this story.
Conspiracy, conspiracy everywhere.
A terrific short story by Tomás Sánchez Bellocchio.
There’s no going back — and we shouldn’t want to. We’re far better off with the multitude of choices and voices, and the far-reaching distribution of the digital age.
But there may be something to learn anyway.
It all boils down to this:
“We are talking about the basic duties of informed citizenship.”
A mobile app helped Chinese authorities recover hundreds of missing children last year, Xinhua news agency reported on Saturday, in a country where child trafficking is rampant.
Come on, Elon. Get yourself together. Do the right thing.
A great short story by Demond Blake, originally published on Gravel Magazine.
Great post by Tim Karmody on Kottke.org.