Uber Driver Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Passenger In Southern CaliforniaAuthorities in Southern California arrested a male Uber driver on suspicion of sexually assaulting a female passenger.
Drivers Rebel Against Uber's Price-Cutting Quest For GrowthThe face-off between Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and driver Fawzi Kamel illustrated a conflict between Uber, with its effort to grow by cutting prices to beat competitors, and drivers who have seen their pay reduced.
Uber To Investigate Sexual Harassment Claim By EngineerUber's chief executive ordered an urgent investigation Monday into a sexual harassment claim made by a female engineer who alleged her prospects at the company evaporated after she complained about advances from her boss.
Lyft Shaves Its MoustacheThe ride-hailing service says it will replace the old Glowstache with dashboard beacons that communicate with customer smartphones.
Uber Unveils Plan To Launch Fleet Of Flying Taxis By 2026In a nearly 100-page white paper, Uber laid out a plan for an air-taxi network dubbed, "Uber Elevate."
Ford Rolling Out Fully Autonomous Cars For Taxis, Ride-Sharing In 2021Ford Motor Co. says it will have a fully autonomous vehicle ready to provide ride-hailing or ride-sharing services by 2021.
Ride Sharing Service For Kids Expanding From Silicon Valley To Orange CountyA Silicon Valley based ride hailing service for kids is branching out into SoCal.
Car Sharing Growing More Popular With City Dwellers, Research ShowsWhile not everyone is ready to stick a for sale sign in the window of their car, new research out of UC Berkeley reveals car sharing services are starting to win over city dwellers.
Uber Fined $7.6 Million By California RegulatorsState utilities regulators levied a $7.6 million fine against Uber Thursday for failing to provide information on how the popular ride-hailing company conducts business.
GM Invests $500 Million In Lyft To Create Driverless Car Fleet General Motors Co. and ride-hailing company Lyft Inc. are forming an unprecedented partnership that could help them beat their rivals to the self-driving future.
2 French Uber Execs Facing Prison For Alleged Fraud, Illegal PracticesUber execs Thiebaud Simphal and Pierre-Dimitry Gore-Coty face up to five years in prison and fines of $335,000 per charge over allegations of fraudulent commercial activity, operating an illegal taxi service, and maintaining illegal databases.
Ford Launches Ride-Sharing Program For Customers To Rent Their VehiclesFord is following the ride-sharing craze, launching its own pilot program in six U.S. cities and in London.