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Lyft Co-Founder Says on 'The Daily Show' That Future Cars Will Be 'Rooms on Wheels'
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Lyft Co-Founder Says on 'The Daily Show' That Future Cars Will Be 'Rooms on Wheels'

John Zimmer shares his predictions for transportation 10 to 20 years from now with Trevor Noah.
Rose Leadem
Uber Reveals Its Traffic Data With New Website
Uber

Uber Reveals Its Traffic Data With New Website

The transportation company explains that it is providing information to assist with future urban planning.
Nina Zipkin
Uber's New Patented Light-Up Sign Will Help You Find Your Ride
Uber

Uber's New Patented Light-Up Sign Will Help You Find Your Ride

The light can signal to customers when their ride is arriving.
How Uber and Lyft Get Drivers on the Road on Busy Nights Like New Year's
Uber

How Uber and Lyft Get Drivers on the Road on Busy Nights Like New Year's

Because they can't assign shifts to workers, ride-hailing companies use a variety of incentives to lure out their contract workers.
Lydia Belanger
Uber Slams Brakes on Its Self-Driving Test Program in San Francisco
Uber

Uber Slams Brakes on Its Self-Driving Test Program in San Francisco

The California Department of Motor Vehicles said on Wednesday it revoked the registration of 16 Uber self-driving cars because they had not been properly permitted.
How to Report Your Taxes as an Uber Driver
Entrepreneur Network

How to Report Your Taxes as an Uber Driver

If you do it in a smart, strategic way, you can save a lot of money.
Mark J. Kohler
Uber Lost More Than $800 Million in the Third Quarter of 2016
Uber

Uber Lost More Than $800 Million in the Third Quarter of 2016

In the previous quarter the company's loss significantly exceeded $800 million, including its Chinese operations.
Uber Defies California DMV and Keeps Test Cars on Roads
Uber

Uber Defies California DMV and Keeps Test Cars on Roads

'We respectfully disagree with the California Department of Motor Vehicles legal interpretation of today's autonomous regulations.'
Human Driving Autonomous Uber Car Caught Running Red Light
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Human Driving Autonomous Uber Car Caught Running Red Light

The company launched its self-driving car fleet in San Francisco despite a warning from state regulators.
Silicon Valley VCs Are Growing Wary of On-Demand Delivery
On-Demand

Silicon Valley VCs Are Growing Wary of On-Demand Delivery

Many investors have lost faith in a sector that once seemed like the obvious extension of the success of ride-services juggernauts such as Uber.
Uber Offers Major Incentive to Get Commuters to Use Carpooling Option
Growth Strategies

Uber Offers Major Incentive to Get Commuters to Use Carpooling Option

Employees of participating companies can pay for UberPool rides with pre-tax income.
Lydia Belanger
Uber Defends Business Model in Europe in Landmark Case
Uber

Uber Defends Business Model in Europe in Landmark Case

The ride-hailing app is not bound by strict local licensing and safety rules like its competitors.
Taiwan to Ask for Removal of Uber Apps from Apple and Google App Stores
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Taiwan to Ask for Removal of Uber Apps from Apple and Google App Stores

It entered the Taiwan market in 2013, and its growing popularity has triggered anger from domestic taxi drivers, who staged a massive protest against Uber earlier this year.
How Uber Drivers Might Be Ripping You Off
Ridesharing Apps

How Uber Drivers Might Be Ripping You Off

Have you ever wondered why your ride cost more than you thought it should?
Lydia Belanger