Uber Posts $5.24 Billion Loss In 2nd Quarter After Stock PayoutsUber lost $5.24 billion in the second quarter — its largest quarterly loss ever — after making huge stock-based payouts in the months following its initial public offering.
Uber Lays Off 400 People On Its Marketing Team: 'We Need To Get Our Edge Back'Uber is laying off roughly one-third of its global marketing staff.
San Francisco Taxi Drivers Getting Letters Demanding Repayment Of Medallion LoansSome embattled San Francisco taxi drivers, struggling to survive in the face of competition from Lyft and Uber, have received letters calling for full repayment of their taxi medallion loans.
Rideshare Drivers Protest At Uber Headquarters, Demand Better Working ConditionsUber and Lyft drivers chanted and cheered outside the Uber headquarters building in San Francisco on Friday as they delivered a letter demanding negotiations for better working conditions.
More Legroom, Less Conversation For Uber Riders Who Pay ExtraUber is letting passengers tell their driver in advance that they'd like a little less conversation, and more legroom, if they're willing to pay.
San Francisco Airport Adds New Lot To Ease Rideshare Traffic CongestionOfficials at the San Francisco International Airport are hoping a new strategy will ease traffic, especially with rideshare drivers.
Additional Lot At SFO Will Open To Ease Millbrae Avenue Rideshare GridlockAfter a month of gridlock and a lot of complaints, San Francisco International Airport is about to tinker with its rideshare pick-up strategy again.
SFO-Bound Ride-Hailing Drivers Jam Millbrae, Burlingame StreetsThe mayors of Millbrae and Burlingame called an ongoing traffic jam near San Francisco International Airport "unacceptable" in a letter to Uber and Lyft Friday and requested a meeting with the companies to resolve the issue.
Pickup Problems Persist For SFO Passengers Using Uber and LyftUber and Lyft report wait times on Sunday nights at San Francisco International Airport have tripled since SFO moved rideshare to its new pickup location.
Uber, Lyft Drivers Hold Rally To Support Bill Clarifying Them As EmployeesUber and Lyft drivers held a rally Tuesday outside of Uber's San Francisco headquarters to support new state legislation that could convert drivers from gig workers to employees.
Uber, Lyft Use Apps To Get Drivers To Oppose Employee StatusFearing a proposed California law that would clarify that drivers for Uber and Lyft are employees, the companies are sending messages to drivers through the apps they use to work asking them to oppose the law.
India's Biggest Ride-Hailing Firm Sets Up Shop In Uber's Backyard With San Francisco HubIndia’s biggest ride-hailing firm is setting up shop in Uber’s backyard.
Uber Unveils Vision for Rideshare Commuter AircraftUber has announced plans to take its ride-hailing service to new heights in the Bay Area.
Senior Executives Leave Uber After Internal ShakeupUber is parting ways with two of its top executives less than a month after the company's rocky stock market debut.
Kidnapping, Battery Charges Filed Against Uber Driver After Alleged Crime SpreeAn Uber driver recently pleaded not guilty to kidnapping and sexual battery charges for allegedly propositioning three women in Oakland and Berkeley on a single day in May.