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A peer-to-peer ridesharing, food delivery, and transportation network company headquartered in San Francisco, California.

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Uber: A peer-to-peer ridesharing, food delivery, and transportation network company headquartered in San Francisco, California.
Uber is a transportation network company (TNC) headquartered in San Francisco, California. Uber offers services including peer-to-peer ridesharing, ride service hailing, food delivery, and a bicycle-sharing system. The company has operations in 785 metropolitan areas worldwide. Its platforms can be accessed via its websites and mobile apps. Uber has been so prominent in the sharing economy that the changes in industries as a result of it have been referred to as Uberisation and many startups have described their products as "Uber for X".

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Ride-hailing firm Lyft launches IPO road show in Uber's shadow

Lyft Inc kicked off the investor road show for its initial public offering on Monday, targeting a valuation of up to $23 billion and seeking to woo money managers before larger ride-hailing rival Uber..
Reuters - Published

Uber plans to kick off IPO in April

uber plans to kick off ipo in april
Ride-hailing company Uber is planning to kick off its initial public offering in April, putting it close on the heels of its smaller rival Lyft, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday. ......
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Uber’s wild drive for growth in Chile [Video]Uber’s wild drive for growth in Chile

Uber has vowed to turn over a new, more globally responsible leaf. However, Uber is still playing fast and loose in several countries in Latin America, including Chile, where ride-sharing services..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:25Published

Lyft hits the road ahead of Uber to lure investors [Video]Lyft hits the road ahead of Uber to lure investors

Ride-hailing platform Lyft will launch the investor road show for its initial public offering on Monday, seeking to raise as much as $2 billion and to be valued at more than $20 billion, according to..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:03Published

Virtual pedestrians pave way to safer roads for driverless cars [Video]Virtual pedestrians pave way to safer roads for driverless cars

Private test tracks are playing an increasing role as manufacturers like Volvo put self-driving cars through their paces following high-profile setbacks on public roads. Stuart McDill reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:35Published

SoftBank, Toyota in talks to invest in Uber's self-driving unit: sources [Video]SoftBank, Toyota in talks to invest in Uber's self-driving unit: sources

A group of investors led by SoftBank and Toyota is in talks to invest $1 billion or more into Uber's self-driving vehicle unit, which would value the unit at $5 billion to $10 billion, said two people..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:22Published

Uber Settles Class-Action Lawsuit for $20 Million [Video]Uber Settles Class-Action Lawsuit for $20 Million

In the lawsuit, drivers in California and Massachusetts claim Uber classifies them as independent contractors to get out of providing benefits.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 01:15Published

How The Uber-Wealthy Are Throwing Their Money Around On The Down-Low [Video]How The Uber-Wealthy Are Throwing Their Money Around On The Down-Low

Business Insider reports wealthy Americans are turning away from designer shoes and bags to show off their riches. Instead, they're now going for more subtle indicators, like health and education. For..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:51Published

Uber Has Rolled Out Its Uber Rewards Loyalty Program [Video]Uber Has Rolled Out Its Uber Rewards Loyalty Program

Uber rolled out Uber Rewards and in Uber Eats across the US, Business Insider is reporting. The program was initially introduced on a limited basis in November 2018. Uber Rewards offers points based on..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:38Published

French Finance Minister introduces bill to tax internet giants [Video]French Finance Minister introduces bill to tax internet giants

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire detailed a tax bill for digital giant companies like Apple, Google, Amazon, and Facebook that he later introduced during the meeting of the Council of Ministers..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:17Published

Uber not criminally liable in fatal self-driving crash [Video]Uber not criminally liable in fatal self-driving crash

Uber is not criminally liable in a March 2018 crash in Tempe, Arizona, in which one of the company's self-driving cars struck and killed a pedestrian, according to prosecutors. Ryan Brooks reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:47Published

Lyft IPO filing shows sales growth, no profit [Video]Lyft IPO filing shows sales growth, no profit

Lyft inched closer to becoming the first ride-hailing company to make a stock market debut by releasing its filing for an initial public offering on Friday, revealing a surge in sales but a widening..

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BMW, Daimler team up to take on Uber [Video]BMW, Daimler team up to take on Uber

BMW and Daimler are joining forces on car-sharing and ride-hailing in a bid to compete with Uber. Julian Satterthwaite reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:10Published

Lyft's IPO roadshow to launch mid-March [Video]Lyft's IPO roadshow to launch mid-March

Lyft plans to launch its roadshow for its initial public offering in mid-March, Reuters has learned. As Fred Katayama reports, that puts Lyft on pace to beat Uber in the race to go public.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:04Published

Family Of Slain Woman File $10M Suit Against Arizona City For Self-Driving Car Accident [Video]Family Of Slain Woman File $10M Suit Against Arizona City For Self-Driving Car Accident

The family of the 49-year-old woman who was killed by one of Uber’s self-driving prototype cars in 2018 has filed a $10 million lawsuit against the city of Tempe, Arizona, where the accident took..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:55Published

Lyft''s strategy vs. Uber in IPO race. [Video]Lyft''s strategy vs. Uber in IPO race.

In the ride-hailing app race to the market, growth could be be the key. Jane Lanhee Lee reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:43Published

Uber Driver Reports Bank Robbers [Video]Uber Driver Reports Bank Robbers

Things did not work out well for three Oklahoma City teenagers who allegedly planned to rob a bank. Newser reports they tried to use an Uber as transportation. Police say the Uber driver who took the..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Uber driver gets life in prison for shooting spree [Video]Uber driver gets life in prison for shooting spree

A former Uber driver who pleaded guilty to opening fire in a string of parking lots across Kalamazoo, Michigan, killing six people and wounding two others, was sentenced on Tuesday to life in prison..

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Study Finds Uber And Lyft Are Having A Terrible Effect On Public Transportation [Video]Study Finds Uber And Lyft Are Having A Terrible Effect On Public Transportation

A research team at the University of Kentucky found that fewer Americans are taking public transit each year. In the past, this was attributed to crumbling infrastructure and service cuts and delays,..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:33Published

Kenya's ambulance 'Uber' at heart of siege rescue [Video]Kenya's ambulance 'Uber' at heart of siege rescue

A centralized dispatcher for ambulance services is taken for granted in many countries. Not so in Kenya, where a ride-hailing service for first responders played a major role saving lives during last..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:01Published

Uber Has Expanded Its App To Offer Public Transportation For The First Time [Video]Uber Has Expanded Its App To Offer Public Transportation For The First Time

For the first time on Thursday, you'll be able to compare car rides and public transit trips all inside the Uber app, the ride-hailing giant has announced. If you're headed from the Denver airport to..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:45Published

Taxi protest blocks main road in Madrid [Video]Taxi protest blocks main road in Madrid

Police have started to tow away the vehicles that have been blocking the Paseo de la Castellana avenue in the Spanish capital. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:46Published

 

Uber hires more IPO underwriters as it prepares to go public: sources

Ride-hailing startup Uber Technologies Inc has hired a string of investment banks to its syndicate of initial public offering underwriters, as it ramps up preparations for a stock market debut, people..
Reuters - Published

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