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Uber to launch new tools to make pickups less stressful
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:00:00 +0200
Uber will be releasing a new suite of tools that are designed to help communication between drivers and riders and make pick-ups less stressful.
© Cape Times
Infamous YouTubers on probation for child neglect still posting prank videos
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 04:56:33 +0200
The parents behind the infamous “DaddyOFive” YouTube channel are still making “prank” videos with their kids — despite being on probation for child neglect. Michael and Heather Martin may have lost custody of two of their five...
© New York Post
Uber driver who allegedly booted Republicans: ‘Welcome to the resistance’
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:33:53 +0200
A group of Republican volunteers was allegedly booted from an Uber in North Carolina after their driver found out about their political leanings, according to reports. The passengers claimed that they were traveling in the Uber from a campaign event in...
© New York Post
Student apologizes for impersonating YouTuber
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 09:45:21 +0200
A high school student in Yangcheon-gu, southwestern Seoul, came under fire and apologized Tuesday for dressing up as You
© The Korea Herald
Japan’s latest big thing: ‘virtual YouTubers’
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 09:11:44 +0200
YouTube erected a platform where commoners could climb the ladder to stardom.Now, the video-sharing giant is seeing another wave of new talent diving into a ...
© Japan Times
Uber facing probe into alleged gender discrimination: source
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 03:18:35 +0200
SAN FRANCISCO -- Uber is facing a US government investigation into allegations that the ride-hailing service set up a pa
© The Korea Herald
U.S. investigates possible gender bias against women at Uber
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 01:51:57 +0200
Uber is facing a federal investigation on alleged discrimination against women working at the smartphone-summoned ride service, a source familiar with the matter said Monday.The ...
© Japan Times
Uber faces probe for gender discrimination
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 01:05:14 +0200
Uber Technologies Inc is under investigation by the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for alleged gender discrimination on issues such as pay, according to a source familiar with the matter. The probe, which began last August, was...
© The Punch
Uber facing probe into alleged gender discrimination
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 22:29:02 +0200
U.S. employment regulators are investigating allegations that Uber set up a pay scale that discriminated against women working for the ride-hailing se
© Sun-Times
Uber Is Target of Federal Sex Discrimination Inquiry
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 22:16:00 +0200
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is investigating the ride-hailing company’s hiring and pay practices.
© The New York Times
Uber: Wsj, indagine Usa per presunte discriminazioni genere
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 18:53:10 +0200
Inchiesta su pratiche assunzioni e disparità salari
© Ansa
Nigeria's ruling party wins key state gubernatorial
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 13:28:00 +0200
A candidate from Nigeria's ruling party won a key state gubernatorial on Sunday, the electoral body said.
© Cape Times
US sanctions fan tuberculosis epidemic in North Korea
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 15:55:47 +0200
PYONGYANG, North Korea — Doctor O Yong Il swings open a glass door with a bright orange biohazard sign and gestures to the machine he hoped would revolutionize his life’s work. It’s called the GeneXpert and it’s about the size of a household microwave...
© New York Post
MLB: Kluber to miss All-Star game
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 04:35:00 +0200
Corey Kluber’s stellar first half ended with a sudden stop. Cleveland’s ace received an injection in his right knee that will force him to miss the All-Star game. But more important, the Indians are hoping it will allow the right-hander to continue...
© LA Times
At Uber, New Questions Arise About Executive Behavior
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 03:30:06 +0200
As Uber cleans up its corporate culture, employees have filed complaints about the chief operating officer, Barney Harford, for his comments about race and women.
© The New York Times

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Now worth $40 billion, upstart Uber outraces other tech models
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 03:35:00 +0100
SAN FRANCISCO — The popular ride-hailing app Uber is now worth $40 billion, making it by far the most valuable technology start-up in the country.
© LA Times
Barcelona taxis stage 'slow strike' against Uber
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:33:00 +0200
Around 50 taxi drivers are seriously disrupting traffic in central Barcelona on Friday, their latest action protesting the mobile taxi app Uber, which they claim threatens their livelihood.
© The Local
Young Vietnamese drive Uber growth
Wed, 23 Sep 2015 01:47:00 +0200
© Bangkok Post
NYPD investigating video of officer harassing Uber driver
Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:46:51 +0200
WARNING GRAPHIC LANGUAGE: NYPD Internal Affairs is investigating a video showing an officer unleashing a racist rant on an Uber driver, the Daily News has learned.
© NY Daily News
Uber appeals after labor commission says San Francisco driver is an employee
Wed, 17 Jun 2015 18:08:00 +0200
The California labor commissioner's office has determined that a San Francisco-based Uber driver is an employee, not a contractor, of the popular ride-hailing service, according to a document filed in a San Francisco court Tuesday.
© LA Times
Chargesheet filed in Uber cab rape
Thu, 25 Dec 2014 03:50:08 +0100
Nineteen days after the rape of a 26-year-old woman in a cab in north Delhi, Delhi Police filed a chargesheet at Tis Hazari Court on Wednesday.The formal set of charges, which came along with 155 pages of evidence, was filed against Uber cab driver Shiv...
Huge opportunity for Uber-like services in India: Vishal Sikka
Wed, 10 Dec 2014 14:56:47 +0100
Uber may be in the midst of a major controversy over a rape incident in India, but Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka feels that digital services like this app-based taxi provider have huge potential in the country."The e-commerce services like Uber, these have...
‘Sharing economy’ surge raises labor questions for those using services such as Uber, TaskRabbit
Sun, 09 Aug 2015 06:28:16 +0200
They drive for Uber, deliver groceries for Instacart, run errands for TaskRabbit, and rent spare rooms on Airbnb. Are these the new, empowered participants in the “sharing economy,” or workers being exploited by well-funded technology companies?...
© Japan Times
Uber driver shot dead in Cape Town
Sat, 26 Mar 2016 07:59:34 +0100
A Cape Town Uber driver was killed Good Friday morning while waiting to pick up two passengers in Rondebosch.
© Cape Times
Latest News: Obama on Colbert, Uber in India, Royals in N.Y.
Mon, 08 Dec 2014 12:15:14 +0100
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
© The New York Times
Ola, Uber can't charge more than govt-prescribed rates: HC
Mon, 25 Jul 2016 11:00:25 +0200
The Delhi High Court today made it clear to app-based taxi service providers Ola and Uber that they cannot charge customers more than the rates prescribed by the AAP government.The direction from Justice Manmohan came on the issue of surge pricing resorted...
Uber suspends amateur taxi service in Spain
Wed, 31 Dec 2014 17:44:01 +0100
Popular web-based taxi company Uber has suspended its amateur driver service in Spain after it received confirmation of a court ruling to ban it in the country.
© The Local
Uber caps pricing at 2.8 times normal fare during NYC storm
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:52:58 +0100
Expect to pay more if you want an Uber in the midst of this week’s New York City snowstorm.
© NY Daily News
State of the Art: Uber, a Rising Business Model That Could Change How You Work
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:37:43 +0100
New technologies have the potential to divide a variety of traditional jobs into tasks that can be assigned to people just when they’re needed.
© The New York Times
Bits Blog: Uber to Introduce Driver Background Checks in India
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:16:09 +0100
The ride-hailing start-up brings new screening policies to India after months of scrutiny from lawmakers.
© The New York Times
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