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Business Standard India
Lyft is said to explore IPO as it raises $1 bnforce, has been grappling with scandals over its corporate culture and business
Business Standard India / Posted 10 hours ago
force, has been grappling with scandals over its corporate culture and business practices. A group of investors forced out Travis Kalanick, Uber’s co-founder and former chief executive, earlier this year over concerns that he was not fit to lead... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Uber opens up Paris travel database to help city plannerscabbies overturned cars and burned tyres. Uber has suffered a tumultuous few m
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 hours ago
cabbies overturned cars and burned tyres. Uber has suffered a tumultuous few months that led to former CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick being forced out after a series of boardroom controversies and regulatory battles in a number of U.S. states... Read more
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EuroNews
Uber opens up Paris travel database to help city plannerscabbies overturned cars and burned tyres. Uber has suffered a tumultuous few mo
EuroNews / Posted 21 hours ago
cabbies overturned cars and burned tyres. Uber has suffered a tumultuous few months that led to former CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick being forced out after a series of boardroom controversies and regulatory battles in a number of U.S. states... Read more
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Reuters
Uber opens up Paris travel database to help city plannerscabbies overturned cars and burned tyres. Uber has suffered a tumultuous few m
Reuters / Posted 21 hours ago
cabbies overturned cars and burned tyres. Uber has suffered a tumultuous few months that led to former CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick being forced out after a series of boardroom controversies and regulatory battles in a number of U.S. states... Read more
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CTV News
Google parent company investing US$1B in Lyftstrife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment th
CTV News / Posted yesterday
strife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment that culminated in the departure of co-founder Travis Kalanick. Uber lured away Expedia’s CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, to replace Kalanick and clean up the mess. Lyft has... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Lyft raises $1 billion, led by Alphabet’s CapitalGUber is dealing with at least five federal inquiries into its business practice
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Uber is dealing with at least five federal inquiries into its business practices. A group of investors also forced out Travis Kalanick, Uber’s co-founder and former chief executive, this year following concerns that he was not fit to lead the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Google parent leads $1B Lyft investment, deepening Uber riftstrife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment th
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
strife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment that culminated in the departure of co-founder Travis Kalanick. Uber lured away Expedia's CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, to replace Kalanick and clean up the mess. Lyft has... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Google parent leads $1B Lyft investment, deepening Uber riftstrife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment th
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
strife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment that culminated in the departure of co-founder Travis Kalanick. Uber lured away Expedia's CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, to replace Kalanick and clean up the mess. Lyft has... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Google parent leads $1B Lyft investment, deepening Uber riftstrife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment th
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
strife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment that culminated in the departure of co-founder Travis Kalanick. Uber lured away Expedia's CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, to replace Kalanick and clean up the mess. Lyft has... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Google Parent Leads $1B Lyft Investment, Deepening Uber Riftstrife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment th
NBC Bay Area / Posted yesterday
strife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment that culminated in the departure of co-founder Travis Kalanick. Uber lured away Expedia's CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, to replace Kalanick and clean up the mess. RAW VIDEO:... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Google parent leads $1B Lyft investment, deepening Uber riftstrife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment th
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
strife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment that culminated in the departure of co-founder Travis Kalanick. Uber lured away Expedia's CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, to replace Kalanick and clean up the mess. Lyft has... Read more
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The News-Times
Google parent leads $1B Lyft investment, deepening Uber riftstrife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment th
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
strife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment that culminated in the departure of co-founder Travis Kalanick. Uber lured away Expedia's CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, to replace Kalanick and clean up the mess. Lyft has... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Google parent leads $1B Lyft investment, deepening Uber riftstrife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment th
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted yesterday
strife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment that culminated in the departure of co-founder Travis Kalanick. Uber lured away Expedia's CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, to replace Kalanick and clean up the mess. Lyft has... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Google parent leads $1B Lyft investment, deepening Uber riftstrife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment th
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
strife amid management upheaval and allegations of rampant sexual harassment that culminated in the departure of co-founder Travis Kalanick. Uber lured away Expedia's CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, to replace Kalanick and clean up the mess. Lyft has... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Can Silicon Valley learn something from Harvey Weinstein’s fall?investigate an executive only after the scandal erupts, as what happened with W
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
investigate an executive only after the scandal erupts, as what happened with Weinstein. Uber did the same after its CEO, Travis Kalanick, was accused of fostering an environment where harassment occurred. If the board included an independent... Read more
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Perth Now
Uber ends invasive post-trip trackingstarting this week. It comes as Uber tries to recover from a series of crises
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
starting this week. It comes as Uber tries to recover from a series of crises culminating in the ouster of Chief Executive Travis Kalanick and other top executives. Dara Khosrowshahi, the CEO of travel-booking company Expedia, is set to become... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Young rebels who rise, and later fallstealing goods worth less than $50. In light of the recent troubles of Shkreli
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
stealing goods worth less than $50. In light of the recent troubles of Shkreli and other scandal-ridden entrepreneurs like Travis Kalanick, the former Uber chief executive, and Parker Conrad, a founder and ousted chief executive of the... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Outcome Health must restore credibility with drug customers - Joe Cahill Business Blogpublicly traded companies, he and VW's Martin Winterkorn had less power to defe
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 2 days ago
publicly traded companies, he and VW's Martin Winterkorn had less power to defend their positions. But as former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick can testify, even a private company founder with significant equity holdings can be forced out when the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Uber loses another senior figure as European policy chief quitsrenewed. It is appealing that decision. Uber has suffered a tumultuous few mon
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
renewed. It is appealing that decision. Uber has suffered a tumultuous few months which has seen former CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick being forced out after a series of boardroom controversies and other regulatory battles in multiple U.S.... Read more
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Variety
Sexual Harassment Rampant in Digital Media, But Women Are Fighting Backmind-set that traditional rules don’t apply can lead to systemic sexism. Witnes
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
mind-set that traditional rules don’t apply can lead to systemic sexism. Witness the ouster this summer of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, fired by his company’s board for, among other things, fostering an environment that produced a deluge of... Read more
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Fortune
Uber Loses Another Key Executive in Europein Europe in November, he told Reuters. Uber has suffered a tumultuous few mon
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
in Europe in November, he told Reuters. Uber has suffered a tumultuous few months which has seen former CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick being forced out after a series of boardroom controversies and other regulatory battles in multiple U.S.... Read more
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Fortune
Arianna Huffington Just Said a Big Rumor About Uber and Softbank Is 'Very Likely'a major discount for buying a stake in the company, according to recent reports
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
a major discount for buying a stake in the company, according to recent reports. The deal with Softbank will mark a significant step for Uber’s new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, who recently took over the company following the ouster of Travis K... Read more
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Reuters
Uber loses another senior figure as European policy chief quits: FTvehicle,” Burghardt told the FT. Uber has suffered a tumultuous few months whi
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
vehicle,” Burghardt told the FT. Uber has suffered a tumultuous few months which has seen former CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick being forced out after a series of boardroom controversies and other regulatory battles in multiple U.S.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
An Uber executive's lawyer invoked LeBron James when asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit from a woman who was raped by an Uber driverUber executives personally named in the suit. The company is also being sued. T
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Uber executives personally named in the suit. The company is also being sued. The other executives named are former CEO Travis Kalanick, and Alexander. In the motion to dismiss, Michael's lawyers argue that the whole case against their client... Read more
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Connecticut Post
An Uber executive's lawyer invoked LeBron James when asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit from a woman who was raped by an Uber driverUber executives personally named in the suit. The company is also being sued. T
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
Uber executives personally named in the suit. The company is also being sued. The other executives named are former CEO Travis Kalanick, and Alexander. In the motion to dismiss, Michael's lawyers argue that the whole case against their client... Read more
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Business Insider
An Uber executive's lawyer invoked LeBron James when asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit from a woman who was raped by an Uber driverUber executives personally named in the suit. The company is also being sued. T
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Uber executives personally named in the suit. The company is also being sued. The other executives named are former CEO Travis Kalanick, and Alexander. In the motion to dismiss, Michael's lawyers argue that the whole case against their client... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
SoftBank's giant investment in Uber will be finalized 'very likely in the next week'add six more board seats, include a commitment to go public by 2019, and annul
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
add six more board seats, include a commitment to go public by 2019, and annul super-voting shares held by ousted ex-CEO Travis Kalanick and other longtime insiders. Through its $93 billion Vision Fund, SoftBank plans to acquire a 14% to 20%... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
SoftBank's giant investment in Uber will be finalized 'very likely in the next week'add six more board seats, include a commitment to go public by 2019, and annul
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
add six more board seats, include a commitment to go public by 2019, and annul super-voting shares held by ousted ex-CEO Travis Kalanick and other longtime insiders. Through its $93 billion Vision Fund, SoftBank plans to acquire a 14% to 20%... Read more
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Business Standard India
Uber board member Huffington says deal with SoftBank very likely next weektech conglomerate's cash infusion, which would add six more board seats and ann
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
tech conglomerate's cash infusion, which would add six more board seats and annul super-voting shares held by former CEO Travis Kalanick among others. Through its $93 billion Vision Fund, SoftBank plans to acquire between 14-20 per cent of the... Read more
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CNET
Uber-Softbank deal 'very likely' to be finalized next weekalso voted to expand the number of board members to 17, adding six seats to dil
CNET / Posted 4 days ago
also voted to expand the number of board members to 17, adding six seats to dilute recent additions made by former CEO Travis Kalanick. The investment also comes as Uber looks to go public in the next two years. "This is not a marriage, this... Read more
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CNET
Uber board approves measures limiting Kalanick's powerEx-Uber CEO Travis Kalanick surprised the company's board last week when he app
CNET / Posted 4 days ago
Ex-Uber CEO Travis Kalanick surprised the company's board last week when he appointed two new board members. Uber's board of directors on Tuesday approved reforms that limit the power of Travis Kalanick, the ride-hailing company's co-founder and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
SoftBank's giant investment in Uber will be finalized 'very likely in the next week'add six more board seats, include a commitment to go public by 2019, and annul
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
add six more board seats, include a commitment to go public by 2019, and annul super-voting shares held by ousted ex-CEO Travis Kalanick and other longtime insiders. Through its $93 billion Vision Fund, SoftBank plans to acquire a 14% to 20%... Read more
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Connecticut Post
SoftBank's giant investment in Uber will be finalized 'very likely in the next week'add six more board seats, include a commitment to go public by 2019, and annul
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
add six more board seats, include a commitment to go public by 2019, and annul super-voting shares held by ousted ex-CEO Travis Kalanick and other longtime insiders. Through its $93 billion Vision Fund, SoftBank plans to acquire a 14% to 20%... Read more
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Business Insider
SoftBank's giant investment in Uber will be finalized 'very likely in the next week'add six more board seats, include a commitment to go public by 2019, and annul
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
add six more board seats, include a commitment to go public by 2019, and annul super-voting shares held by ousted ex-CEO Travis Kalanick and other longtime insiders. Through its $93 billion Vision Fund, SoftBank plans to acquire a 14% to 20%... Read more
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The Mercury News
As #MeToo trends, here’s a list of sex scandals in tech and entertainmentPrice is “on leave of absence for an indefinite period of time.” Amazon Studio
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
Price is “on leave of absence for an indefinite period of time.” Amazon Studios also has cut ties with the Weinstein Co. Travis Kalanick The most high-profile sexual harassment scandal in tech involves Uber, the once high-flying ride-hailing... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Australia is a ‘disappointment’ overseasCannon-Brookes acknowledged the IT industry and Silicon Valley had an issue wit
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Cannon-Brookes acknowledged the IT industry and Silicon Valley had an issue with inclusion. In June, Uber boss Travis Kalanick resigned amid shareholder concern over the company’s so-called “toxic culture”. His resignation came after a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Founder of $110 million startup CrowdFlower: I'm forever grateful to Travis Kalanickto improve catalog search results, approve photos, support customers, fight onl
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
to improve catalog search results, approve photos, support customers, fight online bullying and so on. A phone call from Travis Kalanick Today machine learning and AI are the hottest technologies. But back when Biewald founded the company in... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Founder of $110 million startup CrowdFlower: I'm forever grateful to Travis Kalanickto improve catalog search results, approve photos, support customers, fight onl
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
to improve catalog search results, approve photos, support customers, fight online bullying and so on. A phone call from Travis Kalanick Today machine learning and AI are the hottest technologies. But back when Biewald founded the company in... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Australia is a ‘disappointment’Cannon-Brookes acknowledged the IT industry and Silicon Valley had an issue wit
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
Cannon-Brookes acknowledged the IT industry and Silicon Valley had an issue with inclusion. In June, Uber boss Travis Kalanick resigned amid shareholder concern over the company’s so-called “toxic culture”. His resignation came after a... Read more
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News.com.au
Australia is a ‘disappointment’Cannon-Brookes acknowledged the IT industry and Silicon Valley had an issue wit
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
Cannon-Brookes acknowledged the IT industry and Silicon Valley had an issue with inclusion. In June, Uber boss Travis Kalanick resigned amid shareholder concern over the company’s so-called “toxic culture”. His resignation came after a... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Unlike Google, Zanu-PF is not Uberin the U.S. that account for 60 to 80 percent of all U.S. jobs. Since Uber was
New Zimbabwe / Posted 6 days ago
in the U.S. that account for 60 to 80 percent of all U.S. jobs. Since Uber was established as UberCab, by Garrett Camp and Travis Kalanick in 2009, Zimbabwe has lost US$15 billion in revenues from diamond mining alone, unemployment has rocketed to... Read more
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The Hindu
Uber embarks on a courtroom battle to retain licence in Londonyear It comes after a tumultuous few months for the San Francisco start-up tha
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
year It comes after a tumultuous few months for the San Francisco start-up that led to former CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick being forced out after a series of boardroom controversies. Earlier this month, the firm’s boss in Britain... Read more
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The Economic Times
Uber's competitive obsession led to an unravellingto recruit away drivers; when Uber weighed which laws to bypass, it looked to w
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
to recruit away drivers; when Uber weighed which laws to bypass, it looked to which ones competitors were breaking. Travis Kalanick, Uber’s former chief executive officer, has exhibited deep paranoia—even his closest advisers have... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Uber embarks on legal battle to retain London licensethe world. It comes after a tumultuous few months for the San Francisco start-
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
the world. It comes after a tumultuous few months for the San Francisco start-up that led to former CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick being forced out after a series of boardroom controversies. Earlier this month, the firm’s boss in Britain... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Interior Secretary Zinke vows to end culture of harassment and intimidation in Park Servicefigures in harassment scandals, such as movie titan Harvey Weinstein and Uber T
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
figures in harassment scandals, such as movie titan Harvey Weinstein and Uber Technologies Chief Executive Officer Travis Kalanick, who allegedly fostered a “men’s club” work environment that tolerated abuse and exploitation of women. The... Read more
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The Hill
Uber files appeal to continue operating in Londonbut has welcomed comments by Khosrowshahi that under his leadership the company
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
but has welcomed comments by Khosrowshahi that under his leadership the company is moving forward from its previous missteps. Over the past year, the company has battled numerous PR crises culminating in the ouster of its former CEO Travis Kalan... Read more
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BBC News
Uber backs off threat to leave Quebecand security implications". Uber has been roiled by a string of controversies
BBC News / Posted 7 days ago
and security implications". Uber has been roiled by a string of controversies in recent months. In July, chief executive Travis Kalanick, who helped found the company in 2009, resigned following a series of scandals and criticism of his... Read more
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SKY News
Uber lodges appeal to overturn London banhas been valued at almost $70bn, has been in turmoil in recent months over the
SKY News / Posted 7 days ago
has been valued at almost $70bn, has been in turmoil in recent months over the conduct and subsequent exit of its founder, Travis Kalanick. Its expansion has been blighted by regulatory and legal complications worldwide, including wrangles over... Read more
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The Irish Times
Uber embarks on legal battle to retain London licencethe world. It comes after a tumultuous few months for the San Francisco start-
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
the world. It comes after a tumultuous few months for the San Francisco start-up that led to former CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick being forced out after a series of boardroom controversies. Earlier this month, the firm’s boss in Britain... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Uber to appeal Transport for London licence ban40,000 drivers use the service in London, according to Uber. Mr Khosrowshahi t
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 7 days ago
40,000 drivers use the service in London, according to Uber. Mr Khosrowshahi took over at Uber in August after predecessor Travis Kalanick resigned following a series of scandals.Screengrab of Uber's petition to reverse the decision (Image:... Read more
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