Uber CEO: Autonomous is an Enormous Technology
Uber CEO: Autonomous is an Enormous Technology

Autonomous is an enormous technology, says Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi. Following the unfortunate accident that happened last year in Arizona, Uber took a retreat from autonomous vehicles. However, Uber has taken that time to rebuild how they are building that product.

How Lime Monitors Data From 26,000,000 Trips in Real-Time
How Lime Monitors Data From 26,000,000 Trips in Real-Time

Lime monitors data from their scooters and bikes in real-time in order to ensure that all bikes are charged and available to riders. In fact, in 2018 Lime monitored 26 million scooter and bike trips worldwide according to their year-end report.

Autonomous Driving for Trucks Will Happen First, Says Full Truck Alliance CFO
Autonomous Driving for Trucks Will Happen First, Says Full Truck Alliance CFO

“We think the commercialization of autonomous driving for trucks will probably take place a lot sooner than it will take place in the passenger car vehicle sector,” says Richard Zhang, CFO of Full Truck Alliance.

The Best Companies Have Very Bright Futures
The Best Companies Have Very Bright Futures

The best companies have very bright futures says tech investor Geoff Lewis. He says that the way he always thinks about private company valuations is as a discount on the future versus a premium on the past.

Starbucks Delivery via Uber Eats Goes National After Seeing Higher Average Sales
Starbucks Delivery via Uber Eats Goes National After Seeing Higher Average Sales

Based on a successful delivery trial in China via Alibaba and Uber Eats in Miami, Starbucks has announced that they are adding delivery nationwide.

Lance Armstrong Invested Early in Uber and May Now be a Billionaire
Lance Armstrong Invested Early in Uber and May Now be a Billionaire

Lance Armstrong says that he was one of the original Uber investors staking them $100,000 at a valuation of just $3.7 million. There are reports that Uber’s projected IPO will value the company at $120 billion. Armstrong wouldn’t say what percent of Uber he still owns but it is conceivable that his stake could be worth $1 billion or more today.

Tim Draper: These Guys Transformed the World and We Should Thank Them
Tim Draper: These Guys Transformed the World and We Should Thank Them

Legendary investor and political activist Tim Draper says that instead of getting on the case of Elon Musk, we should be thanking him other transformational entrepreneurs such as Steve Jobs and Travis Kalanick.

Barry Diller on the Internet Revolution: Really Young, Truly Radical, Very Troubled
Barry Diller on the Internet Revolution: Really Young, Truly Radical, Very Troubled

Internet pioneer Barry Diller says that the Internet revolution is still really young. He also says that this truly radical revolution is right now a very troubled revolution.

Uber is Planning to Start an On-Demand Staffing Agency for Businesses
Uber is Planning to Start an On-Demand Staffing Agency for Businesses

Uber is preparing to launch a new on-demand staffing business ahead of its first initial…

Twilio’s Unique Platform Business Model Drives It’s Success
Twilio’s Unique Platform Business Model Drives It’s Success

Twilio’s success is driven by its unique platform business model where it’s products are provided to developers based on usage.