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Uber Had A Secret Program To Thwart Police Raids To Their Offices

01/11/2018, Law enforcement agencies from time to time do conduct raids on various companies, whether it be because they are suspected of tax fraud or some kind of financial crime, so the concept isn’t totally unheard of. However it seems that according to a report...

NVIDIA Teams Up With Uber And VW On Self-Driving Cars

01/08/2018, The self-driving car arena continues to see new partnerships being inked between traditional car manufacturers and tech companies. NVIDIA has confirmed a new partnership with ride-hailing service Uber and auto giant Volkswagen to further the development...

Uber Looking To Test Loyalty Program For Food Delivery Business

01/05/2018, When it comes to food delivery, there are many options to choose from, with UberEATS being one of them. Now if you’re someone who does order regularly from UberEATS, you might be interested to learn that according to a document seen by The Financial...


Uber Car Leasing Business Has Been Sold

12/26/2017, It was first rumored earlier this year that Uber was thinking about shutting down its car leasing business in the United States. The company confirmed a couple of months back that it’s shutting down the business in favor of a “less...

BBM Users Can Now Hail An Uber Within The App

12/18/2017, On our smartphones, basically every app has its own purpose, which means that if you wanted to calculate something, you’d have to interrupt whatever you’re doing to pull up the calculator app. However we’ve started to see companies try to integrate...

Uber Accidentally Charges A Rider $20,000 For A 20 Minute Ride

12/12/2017, Uber’s surge pricing is somewhat controversial, especially when you consider how much more expensive it can get. However in the past the company has gotten major backlash when the company implemented surge pricing during emergency situations, like in...

2016 Uber Hack Affected 2.7 Million Users And Drivers In The UK

11/29/2017, It was reported recently that Uber discovered that it suffered a major data breach in 2016. Not only that, the company reportedly tried to sweep the matter under the rug. Uber has now started to reveal more information about what happened. It’s...

SoftBank Offers To Invest In Uber At 30 Percent Discount

11/28/2017, Japan’s SoftBank has reportedly been thinking about investing a big chunk of money in Uber. According to a new report, the company is planning to make an offer to purchase Uber shares at a 30 percent discount. Its offer will be based on a valuation...

Uber Tweaks Its Rating System To Make It More Transparent

11/22/2017, Have you ever gotten onto an Uber, reached your destination without incident, but yet somehow walk away with a lower rating than before? Or have you as an Uber driver received a bad rating simply because there were things out of your control, like bad...

Uber Hit With $8.9M Fine For Hiring Drivers With Criminal Records

11/21/2017, If you knew that someone has a history of driving under the influence, or driving recklessly, and has been in multiple accidents before, would you feel safe getting in the car with them? Chances are you might have second thoughts, which is perfectly...

Uber Discloses Massive Data Breach That Occurred In 2016

11/21/2017, If your account got hacked, isn’t that something you’d like to be immediately aware of right away? Unfortunately for Uber, the company is only now disclosing a year later that back in 2016, they experienced a massive data breach that saw 57 million...

Uber Wants To Fix Motion Sickness In Self-Driving Cars

11/21/2017, With self-driving cars looking to become the future in which how we are ferried from one location to another, it also means a potential boost in productivity, where instead of focusing on driving, people can focus on work, replying to emails, finishing up...