This Week in Tech
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Your Flying Taxi Has Arrived
For years, Uber’s been dreaming of a world where taxis could fly. A few days ago, its dream finally arrived. Get your first look right here »
From Liking and Poking to Wining and Dining
Facebook is getting more social than ever. Earlier this week, it announced plans to launch a dating service. Could this be the new “Match.com”? Get the scoop »
Your Phone Is Receiving Secret Commands
With new smart devices like Alexa, we’ve gotten used to talking to our electronics. But surprisingly, someone else is talking to them, too »
[Video] Google Finally Builds Something We Can’t Live Without
With tools such as Search, Maps, and Gmail, Google aimed to make itself indispensable to billions of people. But now it’s created what might be the holy grail: a talking virtual assistant who can schedule your life »
Time to Dump Starbucks Stock?
Starbucks has been in hot water in the press lately. Now it faces a new challenge: a high-tech robot who can make 120 fancy coffee drinks an hour — and who’ll text you when your drink is ready. Could this be the end of Starbucks? »