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French government sides with taxis over Uber

http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/06/25/us-france-uber-idUSKBN0P50RX20150625 http://www.cnet.com/news/uber-hits-road-block-in-france-as-taxi-lobby-gains-upper-hand/ http://www.theguardian.com/world/shortcuts/2014/may/11/taxi-drivers-uber-london-black-cab-gridlock https://www.text100.com/articles/technology/uberisation-france-sharing-economy/ Taxi companies in France see Uber as a major threat, and recently, there have been several riots and protests by cab companies against Uber. The threat comes from the fact that Uber’s rates are lower, it offers more luxurious cars, it’s easy and charges you directly through ...

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World Surf League Uses Drones for Better Broadcasts

http://www.cio.com/article/2988441/consumer-technology/drones-and-vr-give-pro-surf-league-fans-beachside-views.html The World Surf league is basically the surfer’s equivalent to the MLB or the NFL. Until now, it’s been hard for fans to get a good image of the surfers on TV, and it’s obviously not always practical or possible to go to the beach and watch in person. ...

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