Chad Gardner

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It’s Already Over And Uber Has Won

The company has vanquished competitors, incumbents, regulators, and critics. All that is left is to see how far it can go.<p>Money isn't everything, but it's certainly a useful metric for keeping score, especially when you're measuring it in the billions. Which is why it's big news that Uber just …

Why We're All Becoming Independent Contractors

GM is worth around $60 billion, and has over 200,000 employees. Its front-line workers earn from $19 to $28.50 an hour, with benefits.<p>Uber is estimated to be worth some $40 billion, and has 850 employees. Uber also has over 163,000 drivers (as of December -- the number is expected to double by …

Health Care

Men Are Using Uber's Lost-And-Found Feature To Harass Female Drivers

Several women have also complained that a feature created to protect drivers, the anonymized number Uber provides to passengers, opens them up to harassment from passengers because they are not deactivated weeks later.<p>Laurie N. had only been driving for Uber for three days when she was confronted …

This video shows how SpaceX plans to land largest rocket in the world

You know what's cooler than a gigantic rocket? A gigantic rocket that can land itself. Elon Musk's SpaceX released a new video this week demonstrating just what it plans to do with its upcoming Falcon Heavy rocket, which is set to launch for the first time later this year.<p>In essence, the rocket is …

Elon Musk

11 Insider Secrets for Getting VCs to Fund Your Company | Inc.com

You hear a lot these days about the Series A Crunch, how the search for VC funding is getting more difficult and entrepreneurs are facing more and more competition when they pitch their companies to investors. While that may be true, there's still plenty of money out there. You just need to be …

Venture Capital

Chanakya: India's Truly Radical Machiavelli

In his recent book, <i>World Order</i>, Henry Kissinger refers to the ancient Indian treatise, the <i>Arthashastra</i>, as a work that lays out the requirements of …