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  • BuzzFeed's social food network app, Tasty, partners with Walmart and Jet.com; now, users will find in-app links to purchase equipment, like a slow cooker or measuring cups, necessary to make any recipe featured on the app; grocery services expected in 2018 - Link

  • Google Maps is preparing to launch a new feature that will give public transit users real-time updates as they travel, TechCrunch reports; could, for example, alert bus and train riders that it's almost time to get off; updates will appear both in-app and on Android lock screens - Link

  • Facebook publicizes its sexual harassment policy; COO Sheryl Sandberg and head of HR Lori Goler wrote in a blog post that the goal in doing so was to share best practices to help other companies deal with the issue; Facebook fires offenders if internal investigations confirm harassment claims, requires all employees to take sexual harassment training, more - Link

  • Andy Rubin returns to work at his smartphone startup, Essential; had taken a brief leave of absence after an investigation revealed he had had an inappropriate relationship with a subordinate while working at Google; the creator of the Android operating system maintains that the relationship was consensual and that he did nothing wrong - Link

  • Uber settles after a rape victim sued the company for improperly obtaining her medical records; terms undisclosed; an Uber driver was convicted of the 2014 rape in India; initial civil lawsuit between Uber and the woman settled in 2015; she sued again afterwards when she learned that an Uber official had allegedly obtained the medical records from Delhi police - Link