• ALL DEALS
    Uber Sees Flying Commuters in 10 Years

    HIGHLIGHTS Uber envisions a future in which commuters hop onto a small aircraft Plans for a global summit early next year to explore on-demand aviation On-demand aviation will be affordable and achievable in the next decade Flying commuters like George Jetson could be whizzing to work through the sky less than 10 years from now, […]

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    China Regulator Says Didi, Uber Deal Will Need Mofcom Approval

    A merger between Chinese ride-hailing firm Didi Chuxing and the China unit of US rival Uber could face its first hiccup after China’s commerce ministry (Mofcom) said on Tuesday it had not received a necessary application to allow the deal to go ahead. Didi’s acquisition of Uber’s China operations, announced on Monday, will create a […]

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    Uber to Merge China Operations With Rival Didi Chuxing: Report

    Ride-sharing giant Uber is to merge its China operations with local rival Didi Chuxing, reports said Monday, ending a ferocious battle for market share in the world’s second-largest economy. The deal will give Uber a 20 percent share in the combined firm, Bloomberg News reported, adding it will be valued at $35 billion (roughly Rs. […]

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    Uber to Merge China Operations With Rival Didi Chuxing: Report

    Ride-sharing giant Uber is to merge its China operations with local rival Didi Chuxing, reports said Monday, ending a ferocious battle for market share in the world’s second-largest economy. The deal will give Uber a 20 percent share in the combined firm, Bloomberg News reported, adding it will be valued at $35 billion (roughly Rs. […]

  • NEWS
    Uber, Lyft Settlement Did Not Require Either Side to Pay

    A pitched legal battle between ride-hailing rivals Uber and Lyft, involving accusations of hacking and corporate spying, ended with a settlement this week that did not require either company to pay money, according to sources familiar with the agreement. The settlement coincided with news that Lyft was working with investment bank Qatalyst Partners to pursue […]

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    Uber Software Tracks Drivers for High Speed, Sudden Stops

    Using smartphone sensors to peek over its drivers’ shoulders, Uber is promising to keep a closer eye on their behavior – while discouraging speeding or slamming on the brakes. The global ride-hailing company on Wednesday announced an extensive test of new software that aims to increase safety by analyzing data from individual drivers and sending […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Wink’s clever home controller can hail an Uber automobile

    Wink’s Relay controller is ready to do lots greater than tie your clever domestic together. The organization is rolling out 0.33–birthday party provider aid that accomplishes obligations you would not usually expectfrom the tool controlling your mild bulbs. For one thing, you could order a journey via Uber — it’s going toeven display a ride […]

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    Tata, Uber Tie Up For automobile buy, Financing solutions

    Hyderabad: Tata institution on Thursday announced a tie-up with ride-sharing corporation Ubertechnologies to provide the drivers and proprietors on Uber platform complete automobile purchase and financing answers, amongst different benefits. below the partnership, the ones trying to operate Uber vehicles should buy Tata cars which includeIndica and Indigo from Tata motors and also get get […]

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    Inhabitat’s Week built-in green: Self-driving Uber cars, and more!

    The self-riding cars are comintegratedg: This week Uber unveiled its first built-independent vehicle, whileGoogle patented a sticky “fly paper” automobile hood that would protect pedestrians stuck integrated self-riding car crashes. la celebrated the of completion of its first new metro lbuilt-ine integrated 60 years, at the same time as France transformed its trabuilt-ins with built-ingintegrated […]