News and Articles About Uber
Airbnb and Uber both announced new services exclusively targeting businesses, but will travelers look beyond a host of security and regulatory issues plaguing the sharing economy?
Look out, Airbnb, Dropbox and Uber: there's reportedly a new $10 billion business on the block.
The San Francisco-based peer-to-peer ridesharing app has suffered a few setbacks in its launch into the New York City market. Heres what other entrepreneurs can learn from Lyfts Big Apple rollout.
Preliminary discussions between Mark Zuckerberg and Travis Kalanick point to the social network's stated desire to diversify and monetize its messaging platform.
After its first launch was held up by New York State Supreme Court, the San Francisco-based company is set to hit the streets in the Big Apple starting tonight.
Apoorva Mehtas company, the grocery delivery service Instacart, just raised $44 million and is expanding rapidly.
Uber, Airbnb and TaskRabbit are growing in popularity and should continue to rise. Now's the time to look at your business and see if you can follow those companies' paths.
As car-sharing services continue to gain steam, we want to know how you prefer to get around when you need a ride.
Technology and the profit motive are creating more opportunity for entrepreneurs and better prices for consumers.
By 2025, Helsinki aims to have residents get around on trains, bikes, and with car-sharing rides. Nobody will own their own car.
Lyfts New York City launch party became a pre-launch party in a matter of hours as New York States attorney general slammed the breaks on the ridesharing app.
Ridesharing technology companies are becoming fiercely competitive, chasing new territories and slashing their prices.
The decision hinged upon a differentiation between traditional taxicab meters and the smartphone technology by which Uber charges passengers.
San Francisco-based ride-sharing company Sidecar is running a pilot program where users headed in the same direction can split a fare.
Jason Calacanis sold Weblogs Inc. to AOL in 2005 for a reported $30 million, was an early investor in ride-sharing company Uber and is a co-founder of the online news blog, Inside. The secret to success with Internet technology-based companies is always bettering your skillset, he says.
The City Attorney says that MonkeyParking an app that allow users to pay for information about available spots is selling the use of public parking spaces, not information.
The digital revolution means that marginal costs of production are approaching zero in many industries. Heres what it means going forward.
A cross between Peapod and Uber, Instacart allows customers to select items online from their favorite grocery stores and have them picked up and delivered by locals.
Everyone's out to change the world these days. While that's no walk in the park, it isn't always rocket science, either.
Airbnb and Uber may seem revolutionary now, but they're just the beginning of a much larger movement, says venture capitalist Fred Wilson.
With $1.2 billion from Fidelity and others, Uber sets the bar for other private companies in VC funding.
Uber published some staggering figures on its company blog about how much money its drivers make.
When calls for consumer protection come from competitors, policymakers should be cautious.
The sharing economy is starting to dramatically upend how creative work fashioned for advertising is sourced.
Experts explain how understanding how humans create new habits can accelerate the adoption of your new tool or service into the mainstream.