Portland

08.18.15
Amazon's latest service test has you picking up orders
08.18.15

Amazon's latest service test has you picking up orders

Forget waiting for the courier to drop off your Amazon order -- the company is testing a service where you'd pick up packages yourself.

By J. Fingas,   08.18.15
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04.30.15
Flywheel wants you to skip the wait for app-friendly taxis
04.30.15

Flywheel wants you to skip the wait for app-friendly taxis

As convenient as ridesharing and app-based taxi services can be, you still have to wait for your l...

By J. Fingas,   04.30.15
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04.24.15
Portland unbans UberX
04.24.15

Portland unbans UberX

Citing violations of its hired transportation rules, the city of Portland, OR sued Uber last Decem...

By A. Tarantola,   04.24.15
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03.13.15
Spinlister wants to be the Zipcar of smart bike rentals
03.13.15

Spinlister wants to be the Zipcar of smart bike rentals

This smart bike is about to turn urban ridesharing on its ear. Spinlister, a global peer-to-peer b...

By A. Tarantola,   03.13.15
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12.18.14
Uber deal with Portland takes its cars off the road temporarily
12.18.14

Uber deal with Portland takes its cars off the road temporarily

One of Uber's legal problems appears to be moving towards a positive resolution. The city of Portl...

By R. Lawler,   12.18.14
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12.09.14
Portland sues Uber over its 'illegal' ridesharing service
12.09.14

Portland sues Uber over its 'illegal' ridesharing service

Uber has a long, long history of flouting laws that limit its ridesharing business, but Portland i...

By J. Fingas,   12.09.14
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12.04.14
Starbucks now lets you order and pay through mobile... if you're in Portland
12.04.14

Starbucks now lets you order and pay through mobile... if you're in Portland

The Starbucks app's mobile ordering feature is finally here after months of speculation and antici...

By M. Moon,   12.04.14
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08.25.14
Damian Lillard trail-blazes to NBA Live 15's cover
08.25.14

Damian Lillard trail-blazes to NBA Live 15's cover

The cover athlete of NBA Live 15 is Portalnd Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard, the NBA reve...

By M. Suszek,   08.25.14
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02.14.14
Grove and Woodblock Chocolate team up to make edible iPhone case
02.14.14

Grove and Woodblock Chocolate team up to make edible iPhone case

I'm used to seeing iPhone cases made from some pretty exotic materials and am a big fan of the wood...

By S. Sande,   02.14.14
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