Summary: The Uber CEO chair was still warm from founder Travis Kalanick’s abrupt exit when the company announced several major policy changes. Unfortunately, these changes appear signal a shift away from its relentless focus on optimum customer experience - the very thing that has inspired remarkable customer loyalty.
"It’s just not possible to make it on straight UberX rates."
The sole person of interest in the case, Bob Tang, is connected to the warehouse and is believed to have fled the country last month. [ more › ]
Bags containing human remains were found over the weekend by workers at a Hayward warehouse connected to a person of interest in the disappearance in May of a San Francisco Uber driver, officials said. Investigators from the San Francisco...Show More Summary
I finally arrived in New York after a helter-skelter day (and night) of travel (see United Club Denver, Frontier=Allegiant). Before heading to my hotel, I had to stop at my favorite Centurion Lounge at LaGuardia. What it lacks in size,...Show More Summary
A 46-year-old Uber driver with felony record has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault and kidnapping after an intoxicated passenger was taken to a hotel and attacked. Los Angeles police said Monday that Alaric Spence picked up a 24-year woman who had been out drinking in downtown Los Angeles....
Prosecutors say the attack was random and unprovoked.
By this time, you're all caught up on all the events happening at Uber. Uber-Harassment (couldn't resist), aggressive behavior, a big employee relations-style investigation by outside counsel and a bumbled all-hands meeting that included an HR leader calling for everyone...
The downfall of Travis Kalanick should show the world of would-be tech entrepreneurs that they need better role models, writes tech entrepreneur Vivek Wadhwa. Photo by Danish Siddiqui/Reuters Editor’s Note: Tech entrepreneur Vivek Wadhwa...Show More Summary
Mission parking lots, OPD bunglers, is Pride still fun? [ more › ]
A deeper look at the value of one man (and why Uber is still moving on).
Here's what experts say the new CEO will have to tackle first.
The Congressional Black Caucus sends a letter to the embattled ride-hailing service, urging it to make diversity a priority when filling top-level jobs.
All of the obvious choices also happen to be some of Kalanick's closest advisers.
Kalanick’s exit came after a shareholder revolt reportedly made it untenable for him to stay.
Pay has been a big issue for drivers.
A Texas woman sexually assaulted by her Uber driver in India is suing the company.
CEO Travis Kalanick's resignation is only the latest departure from the ride-hailing company
David Bonderman apologized earlier after a crack about women talking too much.
Topbonus hat in den letzten Monaten mit Meilen um sich geworfen. Da Topbonus eine eigenständige Firma ist (bzw. von Etihad übernommen wurde), wurde gemunkelt, dass die Araber Air Berlin über Topbonus finanzieren – schließlich kauft sich Topbonus ja die Meilen bei Air Berlin ein. Show More Summary