Uber Drivers Granted Class Action in ‘Employee or Contractor’ Suit

There’s been an important development in a lawsuit brought against Uber over the much-publicized tensions between the company’s insistence that its drivers are independent contractors and some drivers’ claim that they are employees. A US District Judge has ruled that…

Google Glass to Be Banned for Drivers in the U.K.?

Google has yet to offer its new wearable tech, Google Glass, in the U.K. – but the Department of Transport has already decided to set in motion a ban of the device for drivers. Here’s what a Department of Transport…

Cotton Owens, Award-Winning NASCAR Driver, Dead at 88

Everett “Cotton” Owens, also known amongst racing fans at “The King of the Modifieds”, died on Thursday. He was 88. Kimberly Meesters, Manager of External Relations of the NASCAR Hall of Fame, confirmed his passing with the Associated Press this…