Lyft’s first quarter earnings show impact of coronavirus, but a rise in revenue

Lyft’s earnings didn’t fully reflect its coronavirus problems. Angela Lang/CNET The last few months have been shaky for Lyft. The ride-hailing giant’s business has been curbed by the coronavirus, and the company has responded with layoffs. On Tuesday, however, Lyft’s first-quarter earnings didn’t fully reflect those problems. Lyft reported its revenue rose 23% since the […]

Google will launch Android 11 at an online event June 3

The next iteration of Google’s Android operating system is coming in June. Sarah Tew/CNET Google on Wednesday said it’s holding an online event next month to unveil the beta version of Android 11, the next generation of the search giant’s mobile...

Uber lays off 3,700 employees amid coronavirus pandemic

Uber has seen its business curtailed by the coronavirus pandemic. Angela Lang/CNET Uber is laying off 3,700 full-time employees, about 14% of its workforce, the ride-hailing company said Wednesday in a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The cuts...

Firefox now warns when password reuse is particularly dangerous

Mozilla Mozilla has beefed up Firefox Lockwise, its password management tool, to tell you when you’re making a more bonehead mistake than usual by reusing your passwords. Firefox already warned if a site you’re logging into has suffered a data breach. But...