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The real reason Tesla is showing off its self-driving tech

Elon Musk wants to pitch Tesla autonomous tech to investors who've thus far created multibillion-dollar valuations for self-driving businesses.

This map shows which states in the US are competing to top California-based Uber’s $15.7 billion in equity funding

California's Uber tops the list with $15.9 billion in equity funding, but Florida and New York both have companies with billions of dollars in funding.
Uber drivers protest fare cuts in February, and go on strike in front of the car service's New York offices

Long hours, isolating loneliness, and confusing fees: Uber drivers in Washington D.C. are struggling to make ends meet

A 2-year investigation by Georgetown researchers found about half of drivers polled earn well below the federal poverty line.
Lyft CEO Logan Green announced a deal Wednesday with Magna to develop self-driving car technology.

Lyft might eventually make money — but it could take 7 years to get there, analyst says

One analyst who recently initiated Lyft coverage said it could turn a profit at some point, estimating a seven-year time horizon is likely.
Amazon is now requiring delivery drivers to snap selfies to verify their identities. Uber started requiring drivers to take selfies (as shown in this photograph) in 2016.

Amazon demands selfies from delivery drivers to combat fraud

Amazon is requiring delivery drivers to snap selfies to verify their identities. The new requirements apply to Amazon Flex drivers.

Uber has raised $1 billion for its self-driving unit, which is now valued at more than $7 billion

Japan's Softbank fund, Toyota, and DENSO Corporation are investing in Uber's Advanced Technologies Group, the company said Thursday.
Uber's self-driving car.

Uber’s self-driving car unit may be worth $7.25 billion alone

Uber is on track to close a deal that could value its self-driving car unit at $7.25 billion, according to The Wall Street Journal.
FILE PHOTO: A photo illustration shows the Uber app logo displayed on a mobile telephone, as it is held up for a posed photograph in central London

3 women who allege they were sexually assaulted by fake Uber drivers are suing the company

Three women who were attacked by men impersonating Uber drivers are suing the company after they say Uber failed to warn them about drivers targeting women in LA.
Lyft CEO Logan Green (R) and President John Zimmer (LEFT C) gather before the Nasdaq opening bell celebrating the company's initial public offering (IPO) on March 29, 2019 in Los Angeles, California.

Lyft has plunged 20% since going public, and another Wall Street analyst just came out with a lukewarm view

Susquehanna's Internet analyst initiated coverage on the ride-hailing app with a "neutral" rating due largely to Uber's threat.
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi

Uber has dangled $100 million at Dara Khosrowshahi if he can convince investors, or a buyer, that the company is worth $120 billion

Uber disclosed its ambition to be worth at least $120 billion as a public company in the footnotes of its S-1 documents.