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Uber Teams Up With Starwood Hotels, Ensuring Business Travelers Will Be Constantly Glued to Their Smartphones
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Uber Teams Up With Starwood Hotels, Ensuring Business Travelers Will Be Constantly Glued to Their Smartphones

Taking an Uber can now earn you reward points at Westin, Sheraton and other Starwood Hotel brands.
Kate Taylor
What Drove 2014's Eye-Popping $44.7 Billion in VC Fundraising
VC 100

What Drove 2014's Eye-Popping $44.7 Billion in VC Fundraising

This special coverage looks into the forces behind 2014's venture capital confidence.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Lawsuits Facing Uber and Lyft Could Alter the Sharing Economy
Sharing Economy

Lawsuits Facing Uber and Lyft Could Alter the Sharing Economy

Some drivers of those companies argue they've been misclassified as independent contractors and want full employee status.
Kate Rogers
9 Ideas to Make a Side Income While Growing Your Business
Starting a Business

9 Ideas to Make a Side Income While Growing Your Business

What if you could get a side hustle that would help bring in a healthy secondary income to alleviate some of that financial stress?
Darrah Brustein
Lyft CMO: Uber Is the Wal-Mart of Transportation. We Aren't.
Lyft

Lyft CMO: Uber Is the Wal-Mart of Transportation. We Aren't.

Even as Lyft grows up, it is seeking to maintain its position as the friendly, fun ridesharing brand.
Catherine Clifford
Uber's Nightmare Scenario
Uber

Uber's Nightmare Scenario

A look at how everything could go wrong for the world's hottest new company.
Uber's Unlikely Rival: Your Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

Uber's Unlikely Rival: Your Weekly News Roundup

Learn about the encouraging news for Open Internet advocates and why Beyonce is launching a food delivery service.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Rivalry: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Competition

Rivalry: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Larry Bird vs. Magic Johnson. British Airways vs. Virgin Atlantic. Uber vs. Lyft. Rivalry can be either a powerful driver of achievement, or a force that leads to corruption and chaos.
Laura Entis
The Power of Being Unique in Your Industry
Entrepreneurship

The Power of Being Unique in Your Industry

Specializing is crucial to success in a business world where there are always many companies that do what you do.
James Parsons
Check Your Rearview, Google. Uber Is Getting Into Self-Driving Cars, Too.
Self-driving Cars

Check Your Rearview, Google. Uber Is Getting Into Self-Driving Cars, Too.

Competition is heating up between the two unlikely players.
Jason Fell
Pull Over, Uber. Google Reportedly Preparing to Launch Ride-Hailing Service.
Google

Pull Over, Uber. Google Reportedly Preparing to Launch Ride-Hailing Service.

And, it turns out, Google is one of the biggest investors in Uber.
These Are the Best Cities for Uber and Lyft Drivers (Infographic)
Infographics

These Are the Best Cities for Uber and Lyft Drivers (Infographic)

San Francisco-based software platform Zen99 analyzed a handful of criteria that make a metro area likely to be profitable for drivers on ridesharing platforms.
Catherine Clifford
Uber Will Improve Privacy, Data Security Following Report
Uber

Uber Will Improve Privacy, Data Security Following Report

The ride service said it will provide training for employees, making policies easier for customers to understand, and tightening access controls.
iPhone Sales Power Apple to Hit New Global Record: Your Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

iPhone Sales Power Apple to Hit New Global Record: Your Weekly News Roundup

Catch the latest news on Uber and Lyft, and learn how Facebook is gearing up for Super Bowl Sunday.
Tanya Benedicto Klich