Uber Driver Arrested On Sexual Assault ChargesRedwood City-based Uber driver was arrested Saturday on suspicion of sexually assaulting a female passenger as he was giving her a ride home from Palo Alto.
Desperately Seeking Drivers, Uber And Lyft Offer Questionable Car OptionsNo car? No problem for ride sharing companies like Uber and Lyft. But critics say drivers are paying high and even predatory prices on rentals, leases and financing deals aimed at getting more drivers on the road.
Uber Keeping A Watchful Eye On DriversUsing smartphone sensors to peek over its drivers' shoulders, Uber is promising to keep a closer eye on their behavior — while discouraging speeding or slamming on the brakes.
Judge Grants Preliminary Approval To $27 Million Lyft Driver SettlementA federal judge in San Francisco gave preliminary approval Friday to a lawsuit settlement that would give $27 million to 163,000 present and former Lyft drivers in California.
Leaked Documents Show Some Uber Drivers Barely Making Ends MeetUber is coming under increased scrutiny after leaked documents indicated their drivers really don't make all that much money.
Uber Driver Returns $7K Lost Money To World Series Poker PlayerAn Uber driver returned $7,000 worth of cash and chips to a World Series of Poker player who forgot them in his car.
San Francisco Rideshare Drivers Given Extension For Business PermitsUber and Lyft drivers in San Francisco who haven’t yet registered as businesses are getting a reprieve.
Uber Found Guilty In French Court Over Business PracticesA French court has convicted and fined Uber and two of its executives for deceptive commercial practices and illegal business activity over its lowest-cost ride service.
Hedge Fund Accused In $10M Ponzi Scheme; Fake Tech Shares Fund Execs' Luxury LifestyleAn allegedly phony hedge fund made millions in a Ponzi scheme selling fake pre-IPO shares of Uber, Airbnb, Alibaba, among other companies.
Most Valuable Passenger: Steph Curry Rides Around Town With UberWhen it comes to getting around town, two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry says he is just like everybody else: He uses Uber.
Uber Raises $3.5 Billion From Saudi InvestorsUber said Wednesday it is getting a massive cash infusion from Saudi Arabia.
Toyota Invests In Uber, Offers Lease Deals To DriversToyota is investing in Uber, making it the latest car company to put money in a ride-hailing app.