uber

rideshare

China Suspends Carpool App After Two Passengers Murdered

Hitch, run by rideshare app Didi Chuxing, has been shut down for the time being.
Kaleigh Rogers
9.11.18
Bye Bye

San Francisco Denies Scooter Permits to Uber, Lyft, Bird, and Others

Today’s ruling is a giant middle-finger to Uber, Lyft, Bird, and others who did not receive permits.
Sarah Emerson
8.30.18
ride sharing

Lyft Accused of Helping People Cross a Workers’ Picket Line In Toronto

“Woke” Uber rival Lyft is making it easier for people to cross a picket line at the CNE in Toronto, union leader says.
Jordan Pearson
8.28.18
Autonomous Car Crash

Uber Self-Driving Car Operator Was Watching Hulu When the Car Struck and Killed a Pedestrian

A new police report shows the fatal crash in Tempe, Arizona could have been avoided.
Sarah Emerson
6.22.18
Moveable

Private Transport Monopolies Will Be Bad for Everybody

Lyft’s rumored acquisition of bikeshare company Motivate isn’t about improving mobility.
Tracey Lindeman
6.7.18
uber

Uber Driver's Car Shot Up After He Becomes an Unwilling Getaway Driver

Uber driver avoids paying the ultimate price, gets charged $1,000 instead.
Ashwin Rodrigues
5.16.18
uber

103 Uber Drivers Accused of Sexual Assault Over 4 Years

A report by CNN uncovered 103 drivers accused of assaulting and abusing riders within the last four years.
Samantha Cole
5.1.18
Moveable

Startups Want to Use the Blockchain to Take Our Data Out of Uber's Hands

Plenty of blockchain startups are overhyped, but some see transportation as an area where they can thrive.
Tracey Lindeman
4.5.18
Opinion

How Self-Driving Car Policy Will Determine Life, Death and Everything In-Between

The time to think about ethics in autonomous vehicle accidents is now.
Brett Frischmann
Evan Selinger
3.23.18
Self-Driving Cars

Tempe Police Release Footage of Fatal Uber Self-Driving Car Accident

Dashboard camera footage of this weekend’s Uber self-driving car accident was released by Tempe police.
Sarah Emerson
3.22.18
Moveable

Don’t Let the First Pedestrian Death by Uber's Self-Driving Car Freak You Out

A pedestrian in Arizona was killed by a self-driving Uber.
Tracey Lindeman
3.20.18
autonomous cars

Uber Self-Driving Car Kills Arizona Woman, the First Pedestrian Death By Autonomous Car

The death of an Arizona woman hit by an Uber self-driving car marks the first pedestrian fatality by an autonomous vehicle.
Sarah Emerson
3.19.18