Jun 21, 2017 - The company’s co-founder had been under increasing pressure, and several major investors demanded that he resign from the company immediately.
Feb 13, 2017 - Uber's top rival in India has some unsolicited advice for the U.S. startup: Go local.
Apr 23, 2017 - Travis Kalanick’s drive to win in life has led to a pattern of risk-taking that has put his ride-hailing company on the brink of implosion.
Mar 20, 2018 - A woman in Tempe, Ariz., died after being hit by a self-driving car operated by Uber, in what is believed to be the first fatality of a pedestrian from an autonomous vehicle on public roads.
Apr 24, 2017 -
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Monday, April 24, and here’s what’s happening across California:
The twin border cities of Calexico and Mexicali offer a reality check about how much of a fortress the border can actually be. There,...
Aug 09, 2018 - The City Council voted on Wednesday to cap Uber vehicles and other ride-hail services.
Apr 13, 2017 - Since she became Instagram’s chief operating officer in early 2015, Marne Levine has been helping the photo-sharing app mature into a full-fledged business. Instagram’s co-founder and chief executive calls Ms. Levine ‘an efficiency guru.’
Sep 01, 2017 - Hundreds of business executives -- from Apple, Facebook, Microsoft, Amazon and other companies -- are calling upon President Trump to preserve an Obama-era program that allows children brought to the United States illegally to live and work without punishment. The national coalition on Thursday petitioned Trump to rethink his plans to scrap the five-year-old Deferred […]
Jun 14, 2017 - This story has been updated Billionaire businessman David Bonderman, a member of Uber’s board, resigned Tuesday after making what he called an “inappropriate” comment about women at a company-wide meeting that was aimed at addressing the harassment of women and other unprofessional conduct within the company. The comment came as an interruption of fellow board member Arianna Huffington, […]
Jun 04, 2017 - Uber has been criticized for charging inflated prices after a deadly terror attack in the heart of London.