Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush plans to hail an Uber during his visit to San Francisco Thursday.
The family of a 6-year-old girl who was struck and killed by an Uber driver in 2013 settled a lawsuit against the ride-for-hire company Monday, according to court documents.
“I believe they are already safer than my parents,” Jurvetson said of autonomous “robocars”, “and I would trust my kids with them.”
Two Uber France managers have been ordered to stand trial on behalf of the San Francisco-based company on charges including “deceptive commercial practices” and complicity in illegal activities linked to its low-cost ride-hailing service.
This weekend’s big Pride Parade may be in San Francisco, but that didn’t stop Silicon Valley leaders from (digitally) waiving the rainbow flag in support of Friday’s Supreme Court ruling ending bans on same-sex marriage.
Ride-hailing app company Uber says it is banning its riders and drivers from carrying guns.
The California Labor Commission has ruled that a driver for popular ride-hailing service Uber should be considered a company employee, not an independent contractor.
A plan to close part of Market Street to private cars has prompted Uber drivers to start petition to grant them an exemption.
Five years after launching their revolutionary ridesharing app, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick hailed the company’s successes, but did not address speculation of the startup having an initial public offering of stock.