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Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi

Goldman Sachs dumped its Uber shares after the IPO lockup expired

Like other early investors, Goldman Sachs was prohibited from selling its shares until Uber's post-initial public offering lockup expired in November.
An Uber passenger has been arrested and accused of attempting to kidnap his driver.

Police say an Uber passenger in Colorado tried to kidnap his driver at gunpoint then drove her car to New Mexico after she jumped out while it was mov...

Adam Salaz, 23, was arrested and accused of kidnapping his Uber driver at gunpoint, highlighting that drivers face risk with rideshare apps, too.
Clarke Bowman is a driver for Uber and Lyft in South Florida.

I’m a driver for Uber and Lyft — here are the 10 biggest mistakes I see passengers make

Uber and Lyft riders make a lot of mistakes that cost them time and money. And most don't even realize they're making them.
Currently, you can't use cash to pay for Uber Eats if you're located in the U.S.

‘Can you pay cash for Uber Eats?’: Yes, but not in the U.S. — here’s how to pay for Uber Eats in all locations

To pay cash for Uber Eats, you have to use the app in specific locations outside the U.S. Users in the U.S. can use PayPal as an alternative.

Tech companies are at the center of a major shift in the relationship between workers, consumers, and businesses — and executives are reacting

As new business models redefine workers and consumers' relationships with companies, executives are taking notice.

8 major US companies with Iranian-American founders or CEOs

Iranian-Americans are an important part of US life, with many immigrants and children of immigrants involved in companies like Uber and eBay.

I rode electric scooters from Bird, Uber, Lyft, and Lime. Lyft was by far my favorite brand, but there were 2 I’d never ride again.

During a week in Los Angeles, I rode e-scooters from Bird, Uber, Lyft, and Lime to compare the riding experiences. Here's how they stacked up.
Notably, this man isn't wearing a helmet. "Nearly one-third of patients had a head injury, more than double the rate of head injuries experienced by bicyclists," the study notes.

Electric scooter injuries among millennials in cities more than doubled in a single year, new study finds

In 2017, just over 2,000 people aged 18 to 34 were injured on electric scooters. By 2018, that number jumped to over 5,300.

This startup says it will ‘magically’ stock your kitchen, but people are already pointing out some major flaws in the service

Jupiter sends a "care team" to your house to unload groceries, organize your kitchen, and keep track of what products need to be restocked.
The Hyundai S-A1.

The best new transportation we saw at CES 2020

Hyundai's S-A1 eVTOL aircraft concept will be used in Uber's forthcoming flying taxi service, which is set to begin commercial operation in 2023.