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Over the weekend, authorities in Spain’s capital of Madrid asked the country’s anti-trust watchdog to investigate whether the new, low-cost Uber airport transfer service represents unfair competition. The request by the city council of Madrid follows the return of the ride-hailing giant to Spain’s capital last year after the competition regulator ordered the government to […]
Following several months of problems that ended in a revolt by shareholders, CEO and founder of Uber, the ride-hailing company, Travis Kalanick resigned on Tuesday. Kalanick, who in 2009 helped found Uber and established the company as one of the high-flying startups in Silicon Valley, will remain on the board of directors of Uber, confirmed […]
The board at Uber, the ride-hailing startup, in the face of accusations that its executives turned their back to corporate misbehavior including sexual harassment, moved Sunday to shake the leadership of the company up prior to the release of findings in an investigation on its problematic culture that is due out this week. The directors […]
Uber has unveiled a new dashboard called UberCentral that lets businesses secure multiple Ubers at the same time. The dashboard is designed for both small business owners and those in charge of travel arrangements at larger companies. UberCentral is now available to users in the US and Canada. The service was formally launched by the […]
Uber has announced that it is implementing a new upfront pricing policy to mitigate the effects of surge pricing on the business. Uber’s product team has been testing the idea in select cities throughout the U.S. and India since April. The new upfront pricing has now been made available in Miami, San Diego and Philadelphia, […]
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU) is reportedly in talks with Uber Technologies Inc. to form a partnership to build self-driving cars for the ride-hailing startup. Reports have emerged that the talks are at a preliminary stage, and a deal could be announced by the end of the year. The information was obtained by sources who […]