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Uber pre-bookings strike another blow against taxis

The ability to book an Uber in advance will make it even more of a threat to the taxi industry.

With the ability to book an early-morning Uber to the airport, rather than hope one is nearby when you need it, the disruptive ride-sharing service will pose even more of a threat to traditional taxis.

Microsoft declares war on dumb passwords

People need to put a little more thought into choosing a password.

Microsoft is creating a dynamic list of stupid passwords that you're forbidden to use with your online accounts, in an effort to protect people from their own laziness.