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Uber Introduces New Safety Features For Riders

04/12/2018, Uber today announced some new features to improve safety for passengers. Every day, millions of people rely on Uber to get from one place to another so more security features for them will certainly be welcomed. Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has revealed a...

Uber Still A Believer In The Future Of Self-Driving Cars, Says CEO

04/11/2018, A fatal crash last month involving an Uber self-driving car was likely the first known incident of a self-driving car hitting a pedestrian who later succumbed to injuries. Uber has since grounded its entire test fleet of autonomous cars as it investigates...

Uber’s Merger In Southeast Asia Under More Regulator Reviews

04/09/2018, As you might have heard, Uber will be merging their operations in Southeast Asia with competitor Grab. This looked like a pretty straightforward deal, although a report from Reuters has revealed that the deal could be facing some delays as regulators in...


Uber’s Sale To Grab May Be Against Competition Laws

04/01/2018, Amid reports that Uber was thinking about leaving the Southeast Asia region, the company confirmed a few days ago that it’s going to sell its entire business in Southeast Asia to local rival Grab. The deal makes Grab the dominant ride-hailing...

UberRush Delivery Service Being Shut Down

04/01/2018, Uber has decided to shut down its on-demand package delivery service called UberRush. The service was launched back in 2014 in Manhattan and it allowed users to get someone to pick up and deliver their package. The service was later expanded to San...

Uber Might Exit Yet Another Market

03/29/2018, It was reported a few weeks ago that Uber was in talks with Grab to sell its Southeast Asian business to the company in return for a stake. It was confirmed a few days ago that Uber is going to exit the entire Southeast Asian market, merging its business...

Uber Reaches Settlement With Family Of Pedestrian In Accident

03/29/2018, While we expect that the investigation into Uber’s unfortunate self-driving accident that resulted in the death of a pedestrian will continue for some time to come, Uber has at the very least closed the chapter with regards to the family involved. The...

Uber Reportedly Scaled Back Number Of Sensors In Self-Driving Cars

03/28/2018, Uber recently found themselves in a bit of trouble after one of their self-driving cars got into an accident with a pedestrian, resulting in her death. Investigations are underway and while some are saying it might not have been Uber’s fault, it seems...

Uber Not Renewing Self-Driving Car Permit In California

03/28/2018, Uber’s self-driving car program has come under the spotlight following the fatal accident involving one of its test cars last week. The accident resulted in the death of a pedestrian in what’s likely the first known fatal accident involving a...

Arizona Suspends Uber’s Self-Driving Car Tests

03/27/2018, As you might have heard, Uber recently got into an accident during self-driving car testing in Tempe, Arizona. The accident resulted in the death of a pedestrian and following that, Uber quickly halted all self-driving tests. However if that wasn’t...

Uber CEO Says Company Won’t Exit Any More Markets

03/26/2018, After weeks of speculation, Uber finally confirmed today that it’s going to merge its Southeast Asia business with local rival Grab in exchange for a significant stake in the company. This is the third such deal that Uber has inked after struggling...

Uber Sells Its Southeast Asian Business To Its Rival Grab

03/26/2018, Uber operates in many countries around the world, but it seems that despite it being the first of its kind, there are some markets that the company has struggled in, such as China where Uber was forced to call it quits and sell to local competitor Didi...