Rideshare Drivers Shut Down San Francisco's Market St. To Protest Working Conditions2 days before Uber’s IPO, more than a hundred drivers and labor activists gathered at the company's headquarters in San Francisco to demand higher wages, benefits and transparency.
Uber, Lyft Strike Could Mean Higher Prices, Longer Wait Times For Riders Uber and Lyft drivers are planning a 12-hour strike Wednesday that could mean higher prices and longer wait times for riders who cross the virtual picket lines.
Lyft Posts Strong Growth, Big Losses In First Public QuarterLyft is reporting strong revenue growth but substantial losses in its first quarterly earnings report since its rocky stock market debut.
State Lawmakers Eye Billion-Dollar Tax Windfall From New IPOsAt least six California-based companies valued at more than $1 billion are expected to go public this year, creating a new class of millionaires and billionaires and a welcome quandary for the state's budget writers.
Report: Uber Bars Ex-CEO Travis Kalanick From NYSE IPO Bell-RingingUber's CEO is barring his predecessor from taking part in the opening-bell ceremony at the New York Stock Exchange next week.
SFO To Add Rideshare Passenger Pick Up Zone To Ease Curbside TrafficThis summer, SFO will implement a new Ride App Pick Up Garage Zone for passengers using Uber and Lyft in an effort to cut down the curbside chaos at the main thoroughfare.
Daly City Uber Office Fire Investigated As Arson; 1 Person DetainedA man is in custody on suspicion of arson after a fire at an Uber office building in Daly City.
Uber Looks To Raise Up To $9 Billion With IPO; Drivers Threaten StrikeRide-hailing giant Uber is hoping to raise $9 billion in its mammoth initial public stock offering next month, but it may be hard to find a ride on the streets of San Francisco that day.
Uber Plans To Sell 180 Million Shares For Between $44 And $50 In IPORide-hailing giant Uber is planning to sell 180 million shares for between $44 and $50 per share, in a sign of caution.
San Francisco Officials Eye Impact Of Tech IPO Cash On Real Estate MarketWith the volume of Bay Area tech IPOs happening this year, San Francisco city officials are trying to crunch the numbers to analyze the impact the influx of cash will have on the real estate market.
New Software Allows Dispatchers To Pinpoint Location Of Uber Riders Who Call 911The new RapidSOS tech will allow Uber riders using the app's emergency button to be found easily by 911 dispatchers.