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China’s Didi To be Most Valuable Asian Startup

China’s ride-hailing startup Didi, which rose to worldwide fame last year for driving out ride-hailing superpower Uber from its country, is now

City of Portland may subpoena Uber for details on Greyball program

The Rose City isn’t happy with Uber… again. After the company failed to turn over details on its deeply sketchy “Greyball” software by Portland’s deadline, the city may seek to compel Uber to hand it over with a subpoena. Those intentions, reported by the Oregonian, were articulated by Portland Commissioner Dan Saltzman, who oversees the city’s Bureau… Read More

Apple, others ask for tweaks to California's self-driving car policies - CNET

10 hours agoTechnology / Internet : Webware

The input, posted online by the DMV, includes suggestions by Lyft, Tesla, Uber, Waymo and dozens of others.

Lawsuit accuses Uber of ripping off drivers, paying them smaller fares than what passengers pay

The hits keep coming for Uber — and not the good kind. The embattled ride-share company, already buffeted by a barrage of lawsuits and public-relations crises, is being sued again. This time, a driver is alleging that the Silicon Valley behemoth’s fare structure deliberately shortchanges drivers....

One of the Earliest Industrial Spies Was a French Missionary Stationed in China

Plenty of today's technological arms races involve an element of industrial espionage. An executive from Uber has been accused of stealing autonomous car-related data from his old employer, Google. Just this month, the same company was accused of using hidden tracking software to keep tabs on their chief ride-hailing rival, Lyft. Show More Summary

Uber worker was ‘broken’ by racism and stress at work, his widow says

“I’m not dead but I wouldn’t describe myself as ok,” Joseph Thomas, an accomplished young black engineer at Uber, told a friend over Facebook in July 2016. About a month … Click to Continue »

Isn’t It Weird the Logo in The Circle Looks Just Like Uber’s?

The plot of James Ponsoldt’s The Circle, based on Dave Eggers’s novel of the same name, revolves around a tech company called the Circle. Think of it like Facebook on steroids: It’s a social-media platform that, through an identity-oriented innovation called TruYou, comes to encompass more and more of the ... More »

Self-Driving Car Guru Anthony Levandowski Steps Aside From Lead Role At Uber

This is pending the outcome of that court case brought by his former employer, Alphabet. [ more › ]

Uber Demotes Employee at the Core of Self-Driving Technology Lawsuit

Anthony Levandowski, the man at the nucleus of Alphabet Inc.’s intellectual property lawsuit against Uber Technologies, has abandoned his position as the team lead for the firm’s autonomous vehicle development. Uber explained that Levandowski’s...Show More Summary

Investigate Uber for phone tracking, consumer group tells FTC - CNET

14 hours agoTechnology : CNET: News

Consumer Watchdog asked the federal agency to check out claims the company tracked driver's iPhones even after the app was deleted.

This Is Uber’s Terrible Response When Someone Steals Your Ride

When this rider asked for a refund for a ride stolen out from under her, Uber initially declined, saying: 'we will likely not see eye-to-eye.'

Uber puts you in control of your user data

Uber is making removing the hurdles to deleting your account entirely. Like so many other services, simply uninstalling the app from your phone doesn't wipe your data on the company's servers. Not any more, according to The Verge. Rather...Show More Summary

Coming Out To Your Uber Driver

17 hours agoLGBT / Gay : NewNowNext

In a small, inescapable space, what are the risks of coming out?

Qualcomm slams Apple in scathing new statement

The Apple vs. Qualcomm patent fight is probably the second most important new legal confrontation between tech companies this year, with the Google vs. Uber trial being far more interesting and dramatic. But you had still better be ready for the incoming spectacle. Show More Summary

Chinese Uber rival Didi Chuxing raises a massive $5.5B

Less than a year after closing a mammoth $7.3 billion investment, Digi Chuxing Technology Co. is raising eyebrows in the venture capital world once again.  The Chinese ride-sharing giant today divulged that it’s secured $5.5 billion as part of a new round that the usual anonymous sources claim values it at around $50 billion. Show More Summary

Uber finally lets you delete your account

After being given the cold shoulder by a hashtag-using public, Uber has finally taken the hint and given users the ability to delete their own account. This new option — which should roll out in the next few weeks — comes in the wake of #DeleteUber, where dozens if not hundreds of users got rid of their accounts following numerous scandals. Show More Summary

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