Uber loses $1 billion in Q1 2019 as costs grow for drivers, food delivery

Posted in Business on 31st May, 2019
by Alex Muller

“We’re still a while away from profitability, but Uber is expecting strong signs of improvement across many of its key metrics and that is an important sign for investors.”

Google, Uber and others form self-driving car lobby to shape US policy

Posted in Business on 27th Apr, 2016
by Alex Muller

Google, Uber, Lyft, Ford and Volvo, all developing self-driving car technology, have formed a lobbying group to take on regulation of autonomous vehicles.

Google Driverless Car Unit Will Target Uber As Part Of Alphabet's Growing Portfolio Of Moonshots

Posted in Business on 16th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

Google's driverless car hopes find its way into corporate parks and college campuses.

How mobile marketplaces are creating a million new U.S. jobs

Posted in Business on 1st Sep, 2014
by Alex Muller

Online marketplaces such as Uber and Instacart are rapidly transforming the way people get what they want, whether its a ride, a meal, or a pet sitter, when they want it.

The taxi industry heard Googles and Ubers driverless car plans. Theyre not happy

Posted in Business on 30th May, 2014
by Alex Muller

First, Google unveils a driverless car. Then, Uber chief Travis Kalanick says driverless cars are the future and drivers are not.