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Uber founder and CEO Travis Kalanick resigns

June 21, 2017: Uber founder and CEO Travis Kalanick has resigned from the ride-sharing company. He stepped down as the firm he founded in 2009...

Uber’s ‘hustle-oriented’ culture becomes a black mark on employees’ résumés

The brazen attitude that propelled Uber to domination is backfiring, with Silicon Valley recruiters saying they take ‘asshole culture’ into account when hiring San Francisco,...

Uber: the app that changed how the world hails a taxi

How James Bond, an abusive Parisian cabbie and one man’s frustration with going out in San Francisco led to a transport revolution The whole thing...

21 technology tipping points we will reach by 2030

December 2, 2016: From driverless cars to robotic workers, the future is going to be here before you know it. Many emerging technologies you hear...

India’s Ola adds entertainment features as ride-hailing competition rages

November 22, 2016: Indian ride-services start-up Ola has unveiled a new car entertainment platform that allows passengers to listen to the music of their...

Uber lands $3.5bn investment from Saudi Arabia

June 2, 2016: The Saudi Arabian royal government’s investment arm announced Wednesday that it is investing $3.5bn in Uber, one of the largest investments...

India clamps down on unregistered taxis after Uber rape claim

NEW DELHI, December 9 2014: India ordered state governments to halt the operations of all unregistered, web-based taxi companies on Tuesday after a female passenger...

Uber banned from operating in Indian capital after driver rape

NEW DELHI, December 8 2014: U.S. online ride-hailing service Uber has been banned from operating in the Indian capital after a female passenger accused one...

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