In the wake of reports its systems were breached, Uber is reassuring users no “sensitive user data” was accessed.
Microsoft has identified an issue with receipt emails from Uber, as well as some others, that are causing Outlook and Word to hang and/or crash.
Uber is the latest company to signal its willingness to accept cryptocurrencies as payment, but not until some major changes take place.
Early Uber investor Jason Calacanis says that unlike Lyft, Uber built a very anti-fragile business with the combination of Eats and Rides and has become relentlessly focused.
Uber, Lyft and other ride-share and gig economy companies were dealt a major blow, with a judge ruling Prop. 22 is “unconstitutional.”
Microsoft has hired former Uber exec Manik Gupta to help it build “world-class consumer experiences across all of Microsoft.”
Uber has announced a major acceleration of its grocery delivery service, now available in more than 400 cities and towns in the US.
Uber has told staff it wants them in the office 50% of the time, as the company continues to adapt to a changed workplace.
Democrats, in a political payoff to unions, have again introduced legislation in Congress to effectively make gig economy jobs like Uber, Lyft, DoorDash, etc. illegal.
In a world first, Uber will treat its UK drivers as “workers” after losing its case before the British Supreme Court.
Uber is acquiring alcohol delivery startup Drizly, in a deal worth $1.1 billion.
BP has reduced its oil exploration to 100 members, down from 700, as it focuses on renewable energy.
Researchers at Uber are proposing a new artificial intelligence (AI) language model that emphasizes positive, social interaction.
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says that Uber Eats is growing at unprecedented rates during the pandemic and he expects the business to do well post-pandemic as well.
We want to make sure there’s clarity and certainty in this industry so that it’s not living under a cloud.” says Lyft’s Chief Policy Officer Anthony Foxx.
California’s Proposition 22 is poised to pass, securing the current business model for gig economy companies.
Uber and Lyft have been dealt a major blow, as an appellate court has ruled the injunction against them was appropriate.
Hyundai is partnering with engineering firm Autodesk to design and create “Elevate,” the first Ultimate Mobility Vehicle (UMV).