Slashdot Items Tagged "uber"

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Tuesday May 23, 2017 @05:16PM Uber Plans Millions In Back Pay After Shorting NYC Drivers
Monday May 22, 2017 @02:27PM Pittsburgh Is Falling Out of Love With Uber's Self-Driving Cars
Saturday May 20, 2017 @09:53PM Texas Legislature Clears Road For Uber and Lyft To Return To Austin
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:39PM Uber Starts Charging What It Thinks You're Willing To Pay
Friday May 19, 2017 @04:03PM Uber Threatens To Fire Engineer Accused of Stealing Trade Secrets From Waymo
Monday May 15, 2017 @03:15PM Judge's Order Bars Uber Engineer From LiDAR Work, Demands Returns of Stolen Files
Friday May 12, 2017 @12:18AM Waymo's Case Against Uber Sent By Judge To US Prosecutors
Friday May 05, 2017 @02:09AM Justice Department Opens Criminal Probe Into Uber
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @03:26PM Waymo: Uber Plotted With Former Exec Before He Left Google
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @09:46AM Suicide of an Uber Engineer: Widow Blames Job Stress
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @12:50AM Uber Must Provide Waymo With Data Regarding Its Otto Acquisition, Rules Court
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @12:25PM Uber is Getting Serious About Building Real, Honest-To-God Flying Taxis
Monday April 24, 2017 @07:16PM Uber Gets Sued Over Alleged 'Hell' Program To Track Lyft Drivers
Monday April 24, 2017 @06:16AM Unroll.me 'Heartbroken' After Being Caught Selling User Data To Uber
Monday April 17, 2017 @04:58PM New York Plans To Force Uber To Add Tipping Option
Thursday April 13, 2017 @10:52AM Uber's 'Hell' Program Tracked and Targeted Lyft Drivers
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @05:02PM Alphabet Wants Its Lawsuit Against Uber To Play Out Publicly
Friday April 07, 2017 @08:03PM Italy Bans Uber
Thursday April 06, 2017 @05:38PM Alcohol-Related Car Accidents Declined In New York After Introduction of Uber, Analysis Finds
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:06PM Uber Said To Use 'Sophisticated' Software To Defraud Drivers, Passengers
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @04:09PM Uber Finds One Allegedly Stolen Waymo File -- On An Employee's Personal Device
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @12:39AM Canadian Town Picks Uber For Public Transit
Saturday March 25, 2017 @02:43PM Uber Halts Self-Driving Car Tests in Arizona After Friday Night Collision
Friday March 24, 2017 @02:37PM Uber Manager Told Female Engineer That 'Sexism is Systemic in Tech'
Thursday March 23, 2017 @04:49PM Canada To Tax Ride-Sharing Providers Like Uber
Monday March 20, 2017 @12:32AM Two More Executives Are Leaving Uber, Drivers May Unionize
Friday March 17, 2017 @03:16PM Uber Nowhere Close to Having a Fully Autonomous Vehicle, Its Self-Driving Cars Need a Lot of Human Help
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @06:44PM Uber Is Using In-App Podcasts To Dissuade Seattle Drivers From Unionizing
Friday March 10, 2017 @03:33PM Alphabet's Waymo Asks Judge To Block Uber From Using Self-Driving Car Secrets
Thursday March 09, 2017 @09:57AM Uber Admits Its Ghost Driver 'Greyball' Tool Was Used To Thwart Regulators, Vows To Stop
Friday March 03, 2017 @05:05PM Uber Has Been Using a Secretive Program To Identify Enforcement Officers And Prevent Them From Hailing Cars
Friday March 03, 2017 @10:29AM Uber Loses Legal Test Case Over Language
Thursday March 02, 2017 @07:33PM Uber Says It Will Apply For Self-Driving Permit In California
Thursday March 02, 2017 @03:55PM Uber Ex-engineer Who Alleged Sexism Retains Lawyer
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @12:55PM Nobody Likes Uber Anymore, Recent Reviews and Ratings On App Store Suggest
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @07:32PM A New Video Shows Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Arguing With a Driver Over Fares
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @11:56AM Uber Says Thousands of London Drivers Threatened By English Language Test
Sunday February 26, 2017 @08:15PM 'Uber Is Doomed', Argues Transportation Reporter
Thursday February 23, 2017 @11:19PM Cloudflare Leaks Sensitive User Data Across the Web
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:03PM Alphabet's Waymo Sues Uber For Allegedly Stealing Self-Driving Secrets
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:52AM Inside Uber's Aggressive, Unrestrained Workplace Culture
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @10:00AM Uber's Self-Driving Cars Are Now Picking Up Passengers in Arizona
Monday February 20, 2017 @10:09AM Former Engineer Says Uber Is a Nightmare of Sexism; CEO Orders Urgent Investigation
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @05:56AM Brazil Judge Rules Uber Drivers Are Employees, Deserve Benefits
Thursday February 09, 2017 @04:18PM Watchdog Group Wants Uber's Self-Driving Trucks Off the Road
Monday February 06, 2017 @04:18PM Uber Hires a Nasa Veteran Who Thinks We'll Start Seeing Flying Cars In Next Three Years
Monday February 06, 2017 @07:19AM 97 Tech Companies Including Apple, Google, Microsoft Call Travel Ban Unlawful In Rare Coordinated Legal Action
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @05:11PM Airbus Is About To Build A Self-Flying Electric Robo-Taxi
Thursday January 26, 2017 @09:27PM When Their Shifts End, Uber Drivers Set Up Camp in Parking Lots Across the US
Thursday January 26, 2017 @09:02AM Uber Was the Most-Expensed Service, With 6% of all Business Receipts in 2016
Friday January 20, 2017 @05:44PM Uber Hires Former Google Search Chief Amit Singhal As SVP of Engineering
Friday January 20, 2017 @12:26PM Uber Will Pay $20 Million For Exaggerating Drivers' Earnings
Sunday January 08, 2017 @06:35PM Uber Gives Cities Free Travel-Time Data
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @09:56AM 3,000 Ride-Sharing Cars Could Replace Every Cab in New York City, MIT Study Says
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @09:18PM Florida Senator: No Permit Needed For Driverless Cars In Florida
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @07:20PM Uber Launches 'Uber Freight' Website To Prepare the World For Autonomous Delivery Trucks
Monday December 26, 2016 @09:09AM Uber Says App Doesn't Keep Track of Location; iOS Maps Extension to Blame
Friday December 23, 2016 @09:35AM Uber Lawsuit Alleges Employees Were Misled On Equity Compensation
Thursday December 22, 2016 @07:34PM Uber Pulls Self-Driving Cars From San Francisco, Sends Them To Arizona
Thursday December 22, 2016 @12:34AM Uber Stops Self-Driving Car Pilot In San Francisco After The DMV Steps In
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @02:45PM Uber Lost $800 Million In Third Quarter
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @11:09AM Uber Admits To Self-driving Car 'Problem' in Bike Lanes As Safety Concerns Mount
Friday December 16, 2016 @10:11AM Amazon Is Secretly Building an 'Uber For Trucking' App, Setting Its Sights On a Massive $800 Billion Market
Thursday December 15, 2016 @06:13PM GM Expands Testing, Production of Self-Driving Cars In Michigan
Thursday December 15, 2016 @11:59AM Uber: We Don't Need a Permit For Self-Driving Cars
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @12:09PM Uber Appeals Against Ruling that Its UK Drivers Are Workers
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @09:46AM Uber Self-Driving Cars Hit the Streets of San Francisco
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @12:52PM Uber Defends Privacy Practices After Allegations It Spies On Riders
Monday December 12, 2016 @07:30PM Uber Employees Used the Platform To Stalk Celebrities and Their Exes, Says Former Employee
Saturday December 10, 2016 @12:50AM Uber Asks Everyone To Stop Making It The New Tinder
Friday December 09, 2016 @04:15PM Uber Is Treating Its Drivers As Sweated Labor, Says Report
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:42PM Uber Wants To Track Your Location Even When You're Not Using the App, Here's Why
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @11:00AM Uber Drivers Demand Higher Pay in Nationwide Protest
Friday November 25, 2016 @03:43PM Uber Is About to Face a Landmark Battle in Europe
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @07:54PM Snapchat Files For IPO
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @12:18AM US Internet Firms Ask Trump To Support Encryption, Ease Regulations
Monday November 07, 2016 @06:18PM Uber, Lyft, Zipcar Offer Free Or Discounted Rides To Polls On Election Day
Monday October 31, 2016 @07:21PM Uber Drivers Are Company Employees Not Self-Employed Contractors, Rules British Court
Monday October 31, 2016 @04:14PM It's Harder To Get an Uber or Lyft If You're Black, Study Says
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:46PM Uber Loses Right To Classify UK Drivers as Self-Employed
Thursday October 27, 2016 @10:20AM Uber's 'Elevate' Project Aims To Bring Flying Electric Cars To Cities By 2026
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @11:04AM Uber's Self-Driving Truck Went on a 120-Mile Beer Run To Make History
Saturday October 15, 2016 @09:02AM Uber's Ad-Toting Drones Are Heckling Drivers Stuck in Traffic
Thursday October 13, 2016 @08:44PM Ken Bone May Have Violated FTC Guidelines With Uber Tweet
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @12:32AM Uber and Didi Face Regulatory Challenges Throughout China
Saturday October 08, 2016 @01:24PM How Tech Companies Are Responding To Hurricane Matthew
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @11:01AM A Self-Driving Uber Car Went the Wrong Way On a One-Way Street in Pittsburgh
Monday September 26, 2016 @10:05AM Uber Is Researching a New Vertical-Takeoff Ride Offering That Flies You Around
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:55AM Uber's Terrifying 'Ghost Drivers' Are Freaking Out Passengers in China
Monday September 19, 2016 @01:24PM Uber Accused of Cashing In On Bomb Explosion By Jacking Rates
Monday September 19, 2016 @11:56AM Lyft Says Robots Will Drive Most Of Its Cars in Five Years
Monday September 19, 2016 @11:32AM Abu Dhabi To Introduce New Regulations For Ride-Hailing Apps
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @10:43AM Uber Starts Self Driving Car Pickups In Pittsburgh
Sunday September 11, 2016 @05:37AM When Your Boss Is An Algorithm
Friday September 09, 2016 @10:56AM Uber Performs U-turn on Macau Exit Plan
Thursday September 08, 2016 @01:42AM Uber Drivers Are Subject To Individual Arbitration, Says Court
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @03:39PM Google To Take On Uber With New Ride-Share Service
Thursday August 25, 2016 @10:45AM Uber Loses At Least $1.2 Billion In First Half of 2016
Thursday August 25, 2016 @10:41AM Singapore Launches World's First 'Self-driving' Taxi Service
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @04:53PM Self-Driving Cars Aren't Going To Be So Great Until We Make Our Maps Better
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:16PM 'We're Just Rentals': Uber Drivers Ask Where They Fit In a Self-Driving Future
Thursday August 18, 2016 @05:29PM Airbus Details Plan To Build Flying Taxis
Thursday August 18, 2016 @09:51AM Uber's First Self-Driving Fleet Arrives in Pittsburgh This Month
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @02:52PM Ford Plans a Fleet of Fully Autonomous Cars Operating in a Ride-Hail Service By 2021
Friday August 12, 2016 @07:28PM GM Expressed Interest In Buying Lyft, But Lyft Declined
Thursday August 11, 2016 @01:31AM Google Ventures CEO and Founder Bill Maris Is Leaving
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @03:59PM When It Comes To China, Google's Experience Still Says It All
Monday August 01, 2016 @11:42AM Uber and Didi Call a Truce In China With a $35 Billion Deal
Thursday July 21, 2016 @12:22AM Tesla's 'Master Plan, Part Deux' Includes Trucks, Buses and Ride-Sharing
Saturday July 16, 2016 @11:21AM Uber's Investigators Admit To Lying While Digging Up Dirt On Legal Foes
Sunday July 10, 2016 @04:07PM Uber Investor Suggests Addressing Police Killings With an App
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @01:14PM Uber Hires a Robot To Patrol Its Parking Lot and It's Way Cheaper Than a Security Guard
Sunday July 03, 2016 @05:11PM Uber Plans To Start Monitoring Their Drivers' Behavior
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @11:20AM Android Malware Pretends To Be WhatsApp, Uber and Google Play
Thursday June 23, 2016 @09:54AM Leaked Docs Provide An Unprecedented Look At Income Of Uber Drivers
Sunday June 12, 2016 @07:03PM Uber Banned in Germany and France, and Faces Lawsuits in Multiple States
Thursday June 09, 2016 @04:52PM Uber Rolling Out Scheduled Rides In Seattle
Monday June 06, 2016 @11:47AM Uber Denies Access To Harvard Startup That Compared Ride-Hailing Prices
Thursday June 02, 2016 @03:49PM How The FAA Shot Down 'Uber For Planes'
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @07:33PM Uber Raises $3.5 Billion From Saudi Arabia
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @06:57PM Toyota Forms 'Strategic Partnership' With Uber
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @06:03PM Apple To Open Up Siri To Developers, Release An Amazon Echo Competitor
Friday May 20, 2016 @02:02PM Uber Knows Exactly When You'll Pay Surge Pricing
Friday May 13, 2016 @12:35AM Apple Invests $1 Billion In Uber's Chinese Rival Didi
Monday May 09, 2016 @01:24PM Uber and Lyft Spend $8.2 Million To Lose Fingerprint Election, Vow To Leave Austin
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @04:20PM Uber Plans To Kill Surge Pricing With Machine Learning
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @03:17PM Uber's New Policy Fines Riders Who Are Two Minutes Late
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @12:35PM Google, Ford, Volvo, Lyft and Uber Join Coalition To Further Self-Driving Cars
Saturday April 23, 2016 @04:48PM From Uber To Eric Schmidt, Tech Is Closer To the US Government Than You'd Think
Friday April 22, 2016 @04:29PM Uber Will Pay $100 Million To Settle Suits With Drivers Seeking Employee Status
Thursday April 14, 2016 @04:35PM Obama Forms Commission To Bolster US Cyber Security
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @12:04PM Uber Releases First-Ever Transparency Report
Thursday April 07, 2016 @10:21PM Uber To Pay Up To $25 Million For Misleading Advertising In California
Friday April 01, 2016 @08:40PM Uber CEO Faces Class-Action Lawsuit Over Price Fixing
Thursday March 31, 2016 @10:40AM Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal Endorsed by Major Tech Group
Saturday March 26, 2016 @01:50PM Uber Recruiting Engineers By Randomly Sending Coding Game To Play During Rides
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @11:49PM Apple's Lack of Bug Bounty Program May Explain Why Hackers Would Help FBI
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @11:37AM Uber Announces Bug Bounty Program, To Pay Up To $10,000 To Friendly Hackers
Monday March 21, 2016 @08:29PM How Uber Turned Carnegie Mellon Into a Minor Nursery For Its Research Division
Friday March 18, 2016 @07:22PM Uber Seeking To Buy Self-Driving Cars
Monday March 14, 2016 @10:33AM China Criticizes Subsidized Ride-Hailing Apps As Anti-Competitive
Friday March 11, 2016 @01:01PM GM Buys Driverless Software Startup Cruise Automation
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:27PM BMW To Compete With Google To Build Software For Self-Driving Cars
Monday February 22, 2016 @09:23AM Alleged Kalamazoo Shooter Picked Up Uber Fares During, After Killing Spree
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @03:15PM Uber Losing $1 Billion a Year In China
Monday February 15, 2016 @11:27AM City of Austin Locked In Regulations Battle With Uber, Lyft
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @07:41PM How Uber Profits Even When Its Drivers Aren't Earning Money
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @09:45AM Uber's Smartphone-Based Gyrometer Monitoring Seems To Be the Future of Driving
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @09:18AM San Francisco's Yellow Cab Files For Bankruptcy
Saturday January 23, 2016 @06:34PM Senior Citizens Hit the Road For Uber
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @12:22PM Seattle Passes First Uber Drivers' Union Into Law
Sunday November 29, 2015 @09:13PM Contractors or Not, Seattle Uber Drivers Might Get Collective Bargaining
Thursday November 26, 2015 @11:33AM Pressure From Uber Forces London Taxis To Finally Accept Cards
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:22PM Getting Over Getting Over Uber: Tim O'Reilly Does the Math
Friday September 11, 2015 @11:49AM California Overturns Uber's Appeal: Its Drivers Are Employees, Not Contractors
Saturday August 29, 2015 @01:49AM Arro Taxi App Arrives In NYC As 'Best Hope' Against Uber
Sunday August 23, 2015 @12:25PM Not All Uber Drivers Like Surge Pricing, Either
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @08:07AM Uber Lowers Drunk Driving Arrests In San Francisco Dramatically
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @11:34AM Uber Drivers Arrested By Undercover Cops In Hong Kong
Sunday August 09, 2015 @01:41PM Finnish Police: If You See Uber Car, Call 911
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:43PM Massachusetts Examining Disability Access For Uber, Lyft
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @11:45AM Hillary Clinton Takes Aim At 'Gig Economy'
Sunday July 12, 2015 @12:00PM Uber Class-Action Case May Hinge On What the Drivers Want
Monday June 29, 2015 @07:36AM How Uber Takes Over a City
Sunday June 21, 2015 @11:01PM (Your Job) Is a Video Game
Thursday June 11, 2015 @12:16PM Uber's Rise In China May Be Counterfeit
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @12:36PM Court Orders UberPop Use To Be Banned In All of Italy
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @09:33AM Battle To Regulate Ridesharing Moves Through States
Monday May 11, 2015 @04:01AM Australia: Your Digital Games (and Movies!) Could Be About to Jump In Price
Saturday May 09, 2015 @10:27AM Uber Wants To Buy Nokia's Mapping Services
Thursday May 07, 2015 @08:34AM Voting With Dollars: Politicians and Their Staffers Roll With Uber
Monday May 04, 2015 @11:54AM Uber Office Raided By Police In China, Accused of Running 'Illegal' Car Business
Sunday April 19, 2015 @01:26PM How Uber Surge Pricing Really Works
Saturday April 18, 2015 @02:20PM Dutch Prosecutors Launch Criminal Investigation Against Uber For Flouting Ban
Friday April 10, 2015 @07:19AM Uber Finally Accepts Cash -- For Autorickshaws In Delhi
Thursday March 19, 2015 @11:36AM Uber Shut Down In Multiple Countries Following Raids
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @08:55PM Lyft CEO: Self-Driving Cars Aren't the Future
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @01:14PM Data Research Reveals When Taking a Yellow Cab Is Cheaper Than an Uber
Friday March 13, 2015 @09:59PM Uber Rival Lyft Raises $530M, Will Beef Up IT
Saturday January 31, 2015 @01:09AM Indian Woman Sues Uber In the US Over Alleged New Delhi Taxi Rape
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @10:21AM Uber Capping Prices During Snowmageddon 2015
Sunday January 25, 2015 @10:56AM Calif. DMV Back-Pedals On Commercial-Plate Mandate For Ride-Share Drivers
Thursday January 15, 2015 @12:13PM Uber Must Submit CEO Emails
Sunday December 14, 2014 @04:14PM French Cabbies Say They'll Block Paris Roads On Monday Over Uber
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @02:03PM Court Orders Uber To Shut Down In Spain
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @12:24AM Uber Banned In Delhi After Taxi Driver Accused of Rape
Thursday December 04, 2014 @01:24PM A Backhanded Defense of Las Vegas' Taxi Regulation
Thursday November 27, 2014 @10:51AM Uber's Android App Caught Reporting Data Back Without Permission
Tuesday November 18, 2014 @11:23AM Uber Threatens To Do 'Opposition Research' On Journalists
Monday October 13, 2014 @05:23PM Four Dutch Uberpop Taxi Drivers Arrested, Fined
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @09:29AM California Declares Carpooling Via Ride-Share Services Illegal
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @12:16PM Uber Now Blocked All Over Germany
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @04:49PM Uber Has a Playbook For Sabotaging Lyft, Says Report
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @12:20PM The Fiercest Rivalry In Tech: Uber vs. Lyft
Friday June 06, 2014 @07:31PM Virginia DMV Cracks Down On Uber, Lyft
Thursday May 08, 2014 @08:43AM Melbourne Uber Drivers Slapped With $1700 Fines; Service Shuts Down
Thursday October 24, 2013 @11:15AM What If the "Sharing Economy" Organized a Strike, and Nobody Came?
Thursday August 29, 2013 @08:37AM Uber Tip-Skimming Allegations Could Spark National Class Action
Sunday September 09, 2012 @08:26AM NYC Taxi Commission Nixes Cab-Hailing Apps