Day: August 23, 2018

AWS cuts the price of most of its Lightsail virtual private servers in half

AWS Lightsail, which launched in 2016, is Amazon’s answer to the rise of Digital Ocean, OVH and other affordable virtual private server (VPS) players. Lightsail started out as a pretty basic service, but over the course of the last two years, AWS added features like block storage, Windows support and

Lyft is offering reduced and free rides on election day

Lyft is going to offer half-priced and free rides to polling places around the country on Election Day (Nov. 6). The ride-hailing giant said that it’s going to give out 50% of promotional codes to partners that encourage voter turnout. The company has linked up with Vote.org, Nonprofit Vote, TurboVote