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Uber Can Be Added to Lawsuit Against CEO, Which Could Prompt Arbitration
Uber

Uber Can Be Added to Lawsuit Against CEO, Which Could Prompt Arbitration

'While plaintiff now pretends that he 'seeks no relief whatsoever against Uber,' such an assertion is at odds with any fair reading of plaintiff's claim,' judge writes.
Uber CEO Responded to Apple's $1B Investment in Chinese Rival in a Joking Tweet
Travis Kalanick

Uber CEO Responded to Apple's $1B Investment in Chinese Rival in a Joking Tweet

Travis Kalanick explained that his girlfriend owns Apple shares which makes her an investor in Didi Chuxing, Uber's rival in China.
Arjun Kharpal
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Responds to Critics Who Want IPO
Uber

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Responds to Critics Who Want IPO

Kalanick also announced Arianna Huffington, founder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, is joining Uber's board of directors.
Matthew J. Belvedere
10 Awesome People, Plus the Foo Fighters, Set to Appear at Salesforce's Upcoming Conference
Success Stories

10 Awesome People, Plus the Foo Fighters, Set to Appear at Salesforce's Upcoming Conference

Salesforce has created a place where all the great minds of technology across multiple industries can come together for four days to share ideas, exchange information, learn a lot of great stuff, network and have some fun.
Murray Newlands
Uber CEO Tells Stephen Colbert He's an Uber Driver, Says Driverless Cars Are the Future (VIDEO)
Uber

Uber CEO Tells Stephen Colbert He's an Uber Driver, Says Driverless Cars Are the Future (VIDEO)

Travis Kalanick made an appearance Thursday night on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.'
Laura Entis
Stephen Colbert to Interview Elon Musk, Travis Kalanick During First Week of 'Late Show'
Television

Stephen Colbert to Interview Elon Musk, Travis Kalanick During First Week of 'Late Show'

Colbert's first week of guests includes an eclectic mix of luminaries from the worlds of film, politics, music, business and literature.
Geoff Weiss
Taxi App War: Uber's Competitor in China Raises $1.5 Billion
Uber

Taxi App War: Uber's Competitor in China Raises $1.5 Billion

Days after news leaked that Uber would be investing $1 billion in China, reports claim the newly merged Uber competitor Didi Kuaidi is raising its own, bigger round.
Catherine Clifford
5 Entrepreneurial Lessons From Uber on Its 5-Year Anniversary
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5 Entrepreneurial Lessons From Uber on Its 5-Year Anniversary

To mark Uber's five-year anniversary,CEO and founder Travis Kalanick spoke about his experience as the leader of the transportation technology company juggernaut. Here's a few pieces of advice owners can apply to their business.
Catherine Clifford
How Adversity Leads to Success
Make More Happen

How Adversity Leads to Success

Some of the world's greatest entrepreneurs succeeded, not in spite of the challenges they faced, but because of it.
Steve Tobak
Chastened Uber CEO Seeks Fresh Start for Ride Services in Europe
Uber

Chastened Uber CEO Seeks Fresh Start for Ride Services in Europe

Uber's chief executive promised to create 50,000 new jobs this year across Europe in cities that are willing to reach deals to help his firm operate.
The 10 Entrepreneurs Who Defined 2014
Entrepreneurs

The 10 Entrepreneurs Who Defined 2014

Read about the business leaders who dominated headlines in 2014 and set the stage for the year ahead -- for better or for worse.
Jason Ankeny
Uber Picks Up Lyft's Former COO
Ridesharing Apps

Uber Picks Up Lyft's Former COO

Travis VanderZanden left one San Francisco-based ridesharing company for another.
Catherine Clifford
7 Entrepreneurs You Should Start Following Now
Inspiration

7 Entrepreneurs You Should Start Following Now

These inspiring thought leaders are worth studying and can provide key lessons.
Jeff Shore
Facebook Reportedly Weighing Integration of Uber Into Messenger App
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Facebook Reportedly Weighing Integration of Uber Into Messenger App

Preliminary discussions between Mark Zuckerberg and Travis Kalanick point to the social network's stated desire to diversify and monetize its messaging platform.
Geoff Weiss