Uber http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/uber The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Uber en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:25:00 GMT Richard Branson Gets Into Carpooling Ridesharing service Sidecar announced a $15 million Series B round from the Virgin co-founder and some top VC houses, including Avalon Ventures and Union Square Ventures. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:25:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237532 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237532 Catherine Clifford Regulator-Innovator Tug-of-War: California Warns Uber, Lyft and Sidecar on Carpooling The ride-hailing apps have been told that they are in violation of state law by offering carpooling services for money. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:23:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237432 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237432 Catherine Clifford Uber Faces Lawsuit Over Drivers Allegedly Discriminating Against Blind Passengers The California chapter of the National Federation of the Blind filed a lawsuit against the San-Francisco based ride-hailing app earlier this week. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:12:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237380 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237380 Catherine Clifford Look Out, Uber: A Ride-Sharing Service in NYC Is Peddling $10 Flat Rates Ride-hailing app Gett announces a promotion where every ride in Manhattan is $10 for the rest of 2014. Flat fare. Any time. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 17:27:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237150 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237150 Catherine Clifford Uber Says It Will Continue Service in Germany Despite Ban The San Francisco-based ride-hailing app will face fees of $328,000 each time it operates in the fast-growing European market. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:10:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237022 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237022 Catherine Clifford How the Growing Convenience of 'Uberfication' Encourages One-Car Families One family discovered surprising savings in money and stress when they shed their second car in favor of ridesharing services and public transportation. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236907 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236907 Michael Harden Bike Messengers: The Real Winners in the Same-Day Delivery Boom? Google, Amazon and Uber are all testing delivery services. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 22:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236944 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236944 Uptin Saiidi Stop Playing So Nice With Your Competition The criticism of Uber's disruption of Lyft is misplaced. We should all be so competitive. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:39:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236904 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236904 Ray Hennessey Inside 'Operation SLOG,' Uber's Plan for Crushing Competitors While the company's penchant for cancelling rides has been well-documented, the practice -- until now -- has remained largely misunderstood. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:39:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236900 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236900 Geoff Weiss Snapchat Valuation Skyrockets to $10 Billion Following New Funding Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers tendered a $20 million investment in the as-yet-unprofitable ephemeral messaging app last May. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:22:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236889 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236889 Geoff Weiss The One Executive Position Every Startup Now Needs to Fill Today Uber's recent hiring is a wakeup call to those idealistic enough to believe they don't need to fight City Hall. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:43:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236683 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236683 Ray Hennessey Looking to Be Everywhere, Uber Opens Its API to Big-Name Companies The ridesharing company has released a feature that allows third-party companies like Trip Advisor, Starbucks and United Airlines to embed the Uber service into their own mobile applications. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:18:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236682 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236682 Catherine Clifford Uber Hires Former Obama Campaign Manager to Battle the 'Big Taxi Cartel' David Plouffe, President Obama's former campaign manager and White House adviser, will now oversee global branding, communications and policy for Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:04:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236656 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236656 Laura Entis Lyft COO Exits, Says Controversial NYC Launch Isn't the Reason The COO of Lyft is leaving the company, taking his entire operations staff with him. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236646 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236646 Catherine Clifford Lyft and Uber Trade Barbs Over Cancelled Rides The ridesharing startups are both accusing one another of sabotage in an all-out war of words. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:14:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236505 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236505 Geoff Weiss 'We're the Uber of X!' A snapshot of the startups that are trying to become "the Uber" of food delivery, medical marijuana and other industries. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 18:25:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236456 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236456 Laura Entis Uber Unveils Carpooling Option to Make Trips Cheaper The San Francisco-based taxi alternative announces UberPool, an option for strangers going in the same direction to hitch a ride together and share the cost. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 16:22:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236266 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236266 Catherine Clifford 10 Brilliant Marketing Stunts That Put Startups on the Map A strong marketing stunt can be a valuable tool for any company. Here are 10 that stirred up some attention. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 17:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236061 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236061 Alyson Shontell and Joey Cosco Sharing Economy Sets Sights on Business Travelers -- But Will They Bite? 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? Thu, 31 Jul 2014 17:42:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236104 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236104 Geoff Weiss Report: Snapchat Value Could Reach $10 Billion With Alibaba Investment Look out, Airbnb, Dropbox and Uber: there's reportedly a new $10 billion business on the block. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:31:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236088 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236088 Geoff Weiss