Insurers increasingly use apps and drones instead of agents
Nearly 40 percent of companies don't send out agents to inspect claims in some cases.
IBM will put connected car data to better use
IBM will crunch BMW's vehicle telematics data with its Bluemix cloud.
Uber offers insurance to US drivers, but only in certain states (updated)
Per-mile fees for passengers will increase to pay for coverage.
Facebook blocks UK insurer Admiral from profiling users for discounts
'Firstcarquote' analyzes applicants' Facebook accounts to determine whether they might be a safe driver.
Your health insurance might score you an Apple Watch
Insurer Aetna will subsidize a "significant portion" of its cost.
New York proposes online security rules for banks and insurers
They'll have to limit data access, test security and keep watch over their partners.
On-demand drone insurance launches in the US
Verifly's app insures your robotic flying machine for $10 an hour.