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  • Postmates and DoorDash are testing delivery by robot with Starship Technologies

    Postmates and DoorDash are testing delivery by robot with Starship Technologies

    Not even flexible, freelance jobs in the on-demand economy will be saved from the siege of automation. Starship Technologies is putting its self-driving delivery robots to work in the US. Specifically, its first US partners are the food delivery startup DoorDash, and courier marketplace Postmates, which are beginning pilot tests with Starship’s delivery robots in Redwood City, Calif. Read More

  • Foursquare Checks-In To A San Francisco Office

    Foursquare Checks-In To A San Francisco Office

    Perhaps you’ve heard: Facebook just released their new location feature called Places. If not, we have about a dozen posts about it that we recommend. But the obvious next question is what this means for those already in the space — and specifically the current buzz leader, Foursquare. Sure, they’re partnering with Facebook on the API launch, but are they in trouble? Read More