One of the claims made by ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft is being challenged by a new report, which suggests that they make congestion worse, not better … NordVPN Ride-sharing services argue
Criminal records, driving records, employment verifications. Companies that use on-demand employees need to know that all the boxes have been checked before they send workers into the world on their behalf,
The complaint also seeks to force Uber to improve driver background checks for sex crimes. Uber is facing yet another lawsuit, this time in response to alleged rapes two unidentified women suffered when
Part of a major safety overhaul Uber is adding a direct way to call 911 within its app in a major safety overhaul announced on Thursday by CEO Dara Khosrowshahi. The emergency button will be located in
The Philippines and Singapore want more time to look at the deal. Uber is normally glad when its service keeps running in a given country, but not this time around. The Philippines has ordered Uber to
This isn’t really surprising if you’ve been following Uber’s legal woes. But the Court of Justice of the European Union has confirmed to Uber France that Uber is operating a transportation company. Member
This will be the first part of a long-term partnership between the two companies. Alphabet’s self-driving arm Waymo is introducing a new vehicle into its fleet of driverless rides, an all-electric car
Arizona halts Uber self-driving tests; supplier says Uber disabled Volvo safety system before fatality
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey suspended Uber Technologies Inc.'s self-driving car tests on Monday, after the death of a pedestrian who was hit by one of the company's vehicles while crossing a road in Tempe.
As food delivery hopefuls like Deliveroo and Amazon get more involved in the making of food themselves, Uber’s food delivery branch Uber Eats has made an acquisition that could see the company also producing
The company appears to want to control more parts of its UberEATS food delivery service. Today, Ando, the popular delivery-only New York restaurant from famed Momofuku chef David Chang, shut down operations,
Cargo, a startup that wants to let every rideshare driver open their own convenience store in their car, has just raised $5.5 million in a round it’s calling seed preferred financing. Over the summer covered
The agreement also says drivers will be classified as independent contractors. It's hard to keep track of all of the lawsuits Uber's juggling these days, but there's about to be one less. The company settled
Relative autonomous driving industry newcomer Aurora has been revealing a lot of early traction lately, and now we know that it’s also working with GPU-maker Nvidia . Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang revealed his
Uber Technologies Inc co-founder Travis Kalanick, who was ousted as chief executive in June, is selling nearly a third of his 10 percent stake in the ride-services company for about $1.4 billion, a person
(Reuters) - Ride-hailing company Uber is working on a deal to sell its U.S. auto-leasing business Xchange Leasing to startup digital car marketplace Fair, according to a person familiar with the matter.