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Uber can"t ride out any more big mistakes

As ride-sharing ballooned in popularity thr.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJun 19th, 2017

Uber"s next CEO inherits a board at war and combative ex-CEO

Is this Uber, the ride-hailing company — or Uber, the prime-time melodrama? .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral33 min. ago

If Jeff Immelt Failed at GE, Can He Fix Uber?

Former GE CEO Jeff Immelt is emerging as the frontrunner to take the helm at ride-hailing service Uber. Is this a match made in heaven or something else?.....»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallst4 hr. 18 min. ago

Uber's next CEO inherits a board at war and a combative ex-CEO

Legal squabbles, internecine skirmish and advancing rivals cloud future of ride-hailing gian.....»»

Category: topSource: usatoday6 hr. 18 min. ago

Taxi rivals pitch alternative to city"s wheelchair plan

A historic meeting took place Friday morning at the Taxi and Limousine Commission offices in lower Manhattan: Companies that are normally at each other's throats—from ride-hail giant Uber to... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 19th, 2017

The early Uber investor suing Travis Kalanick turned its $12 million investment into $7 billion stake

Money Sharma/AFP/Getty ImagesBenchmark Capital's early investment in Uber has grown exponentially since the ride-hailing company's uni.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 18th, 2017

Uber Wins Ruling on "Terms of Service" Agreements

A federal court found that Uber Technologies customers sign over their rights to sue in court when they click to agree to the ride-hailing company’s terms of service, which include a provision requiring arbitration......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 17th, 2017

GM"s Maven may compete with Lyft and Uber in ride services

(Reuters) - General Motors Co's Maven car sharing and rental unit could wind up competing with two of its biggest customers, Uber Technologies and Lyft Inc, with an ambitious expansion plan that could take it eventually into ride and delivery services......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 16th, 2017

Truce with Ola not a condition for SoftBank to invest in Uber

As Softbank explores the opportunity of investing in US ride hailing giant Uber, a truce between its unit in India and rival Ola isn't an immediate condition the Japanese investor is putting forward according to a Bloomberg report.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 16th, 2017

Truce with Ola not a condition for Softbank to invest in Uber

As Softbank explores the opportunity of investing in US ride hailing giant Uber, a truce between its unit in India and rival Ola isn't an immediate condition the Japanese investor is putting forward according to a Bloomberg report.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 16th, 2017

The FTC orders Uber to better protect customer privacy

The ride-sharing company has agreed to 20 years of privacy and security audits......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 15th, 2017

Uber agrees to protect rider data after being pressured by the government

Spencer Platt/GettyDETROIT (AP) — Ride-hailing service Uber has agreed to protect customer data and audit the use of rider information in order to .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 15th, 2017

Uber Must Submit to Regular Audits After in Wake of Customer Privacy and Data Charges

Uber has to install a new privacy program—and submit to audits. U.S. regulators said on Tuesday that Uber Technologies agreed to do more to protect the privacy of customer and driver data in settling allegations that the ride-hailing company had.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 15th, 2017

As Uber stumbles, rivals mobilize abroad

Less than two years after Uber offered its first official ride in San Francisco, the startup turned its focus abroad......»»

Category: topSource: moneyAug 15th, 2017

Uber settles U.S. allegations over privacy, security: FTC

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Uber has settled allegations with U.S. regulators that the ride-sharing company had made deceptive privacy and data security claims, the Federal Trade Commission said in a statement on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 15th, 2017

Uber Defies Philippine Regulator; Regulator Threatens Arrests

Uber vowed to keep operating ride-hailing services in the Philippines despite a one-month suspension imposed by regulators—which responded by threatening Uber drivers with arrest......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 15th, 2017

Uber Founder Kalanick Is Obstacle in CEO Search, Says Investor Benchmark

Days after it sued Uber’s former chief executive, investor Benchmark Capital sent a letter to the ride-hailing company’s employees saying it took action to prevent him from undermining the search for his replacement......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 14th, 2017

Uber board considers 3 investment offers to buy company’s shares

Uber’s board has voted to move forward on proposals by two investment groups to buy shares in the ride-hailing service and is considering a third offer, with any final decision set to affect who gains the upper hand at the company......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2017

Philippines suspends Uber operations for one month

MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines on Monday suspended the accreditation and operation of Uber [UBER.UL] for one month, in a decision that followed a government crackdown on unregistered drivers offering app-based ride-hailing services......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 14th, 2017

Uber Is Getting Closer to Selling a Big Chunk of Itself

In a deal that could also oust a major investor. Uber has reportedly begun considering two offers to sell existing shares in a move that could eventually oust a shareholder suing the ride-hailing company. The New.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 14th, 2017

Morning Agenda: Uber Weighs Offers for Shares

The ride-hailing service is considering a sale to let existing investors in the still-private company cash in their stakes......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytAug 14th, 2017