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Uber Hired Sex Offenders, a Kidnapper and a Convicted Murderer, Lawsuit Reveals

By Laura Dang - Aug 24, 2015

Ever paranoid that the driver picking you up at night might be a serial killer? Well, you might not be … Continue reading

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Three Uber Drivers Arrested in Police Sting For Giving Rides to Women

By Riley Schatzle - Jul 21, 2015

On July 13, three Uber drivers in Los Angeles were arrested for giving women unarranged rides CBS2 conducted an exclusive interview with … Continue reading

Business

Here’s How Much Uber and Lyft Drivers Earn Per Ride Across Major Cities in the U.S.

By Jacob Wagner - Jul 20, 2015

For anyone looking to make some extra money on the side, driving for Uber or Lyft may eventually cross your … Continue reading

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Uber CEO Promises to Buy 500,000 Self-Driving Teslas If They Can Finish Them By 2020

By Jacob Wagner - Jul 7, 2015

Tesla has big incentive to fulfill its quest to put self-driving cars on the road within the next few years. … Continue reading

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Google Fires Shots at Uber and Lyft With RideWith App

By Augustine Reyes Chan - Jul 6, 2015

A new carpooling pilot program launched today in Israel by online mapping company Waze could eventually put Google, which purchased … Continue reading

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Two Uber Executives Arrested in France For Running Illegal Taxi Company

By Riley Schatzle - Jun 29, 2015

The French government is not taking matters lightly in their attempts to restrict  ridesharing service UberPop. Today, two U.S. Uber … Continue reading

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‘Taxi Versus Uber Driver’ Protests Turn Violent in France

By Riley Schatzle - Jun 25, 2015

On Thursday, French taxi drivers finally hit their boiling point with Uber, and especially its unlicensed Uberpop drivers, stealing their … Continue reading

Technology

Uber Poached Driverless Car Engineers With Six-Figure Bonuses and Double Salaries

By Augustine Reyes Chan - Jun 1, 2015

Researchers and scientists from Carnegie Mellon University’s National Robotics Engineering Center (NREC) were poached by Uber earlier this year to … Continue reading

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Uber Hires ‘Asian Avengers’ After Chinese Government Raids Offices

By Laura Dang - May 21, 2015

Imagine what it would be like to ride in a car with an Avenger, except that they’re Asian. Some lucky passengers came … Continue reading

Business

Engineer Asks Quora to Help Decide Between Two Job Offers, Immediately Regrets It

By Jacob Wagner - May 7, 2015

A Silicon Valley engineer was having some trouble deciding between two job offers — one from Uber and the other … Continue reading