Tag Archives: Uber

11May/17

EU court advises challenge to Uber business model

Uber provides a transport service and must be licensed, an adviser to the European Union’s top court said on Thursday, in a potential blow to the U.S. firm which says it is merely a digital enabler. Harvey Biggs reports Continue reading

30Jan/17

Silicon Valley puts money and muscle into fighting Trump immigrant curbs

Silicon Valley took the lead over the weekend in corporate resistance to President Donald Trump’s clampdown on immigration, financing legal opposition, criticizing the plan, as well as helping employees ensnared by his executive order.

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12Dec/16

“La La Land” wins top Critics’ Choice award

“La La Land,” Casey Affleck and Natalie Portman take the top Critics’ Choice awards.

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22Nov/16

Uber lays out vision for flying urban transportation system

Ride hailing company Uber released a white paper in October that envisions a future where commuters jetting city from to city in compact aircraft is as normal as taking the train. Continue reading

26Aug/16

Mercedes eyes Silicon Valley-style overhaul

German carmaker Mercedes Benz is taking tips from Silicon Valley for a management overhaul to help it see off younger rivals. Lucy Fielder reports.
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20Aug/16

Uber to roll out driverless car service in Pittsburgh

Uber is launching a self-driving car service later this month in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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