Uber and Lyft Lose Appeal, Must Make Drivers Employees

Uber and Lyft have been dealt a major blow, as an appellate court has ruled the injunction against them was appropriate.

Hyundai and Autodesk Creating the Ultimate Mobility Vehicle

Hyundai is partnering with engineering firm Autodesk to design and create “Elevate,” the first Ultimate Mobility Vehicle (UMV).

Uber Eats To Essentially Power World Commerce, Says CEO

We’re going to expand beyond food into other categories such as groceries and pharmacy, essentially powering world commerce.

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.

Ultimate Solution For Uber and Lyft Is Autonomy

Gene Munster discusses how California in forcing drivers to be employees may ultimately speed up the efforts of Uber and Lyft to go fully self-driving and thereby simply eliminate all human drivers.

What Not to Do: Former Uber CSO Charged For Covering Up Data Breach

The Department of Justice has announced it is charing Uber’s former Chief Security Officer (CSO) Joseph Sullivan for obstruction of justice.

California Law Kills Uber and Lyft And The Entire Gig Economy

The law will ban hundreds of different professions and especially the hundreds of thousands of jobs created by the gig economy over the last decade.

Lyft May Shutdown In California

Lyft is warning it may join Uber in shuttering operations in California following a preliminary injunction classifying its drivers as employees.

Uber CEO: Will Shut Down In California Until Voters Decide

If the judge and a court finds that we are not and they don’t give us a stay to get to November then we will have to essentially shut down Uber until the voters decide.

Uber CEO: We Are Working On Dashcam Technology

Dashcams and in general taping rides, etc. is actually technology that we’re working on says Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi. I really would like to get something that balances safety and privacy, but it’s a lot of work to do so.