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Daily Mail
Lyft declares global war on Uber as it launches service in Torontotravel-booking site Expedia Inc for 12 years and is expected to bring a less ab
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
travel-booking site Expedia Inc for 12 years and is expected to bring a less abrasive approach than his predecessor, Travis Kalanick. On Thursday, he described progress in talks with regulators in London, who in September refused to renew... Read more
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CNET
Uber creates 'Driver Advisory Forum' to get the lowdown from driverscompany or switched to rival Lyft. It reached a boiling point earlier this year
CNET / Posted 2 hours ago
company or switched to rival Lyft. It reached a boiling point earlier this year after a leaked video showed former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick berating a driver. After that, Uber pledged to "overhaul" its relationship with drivers. Uber and its... Read more
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CBC.ca
Lyft vs Uber: 2 ride-hailing services start their Canadian battle on Toronto streetsto mislead local government regulators and the firing of 20 employees in the ha
CBC.ca / Posted 8 hours ago
to mislead local government regulators and the firing of 20 employees in the harassment probe, Uber CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick resigned in June. "People have their own reservations with Uber," says Samuels. "Personally I still love... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘Uber killer’ comes to Australiaapp has faced claims of unethical conduct, including secretly operating in citi
Herald Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
app has faced claims of unethical conduct, including secretly operating in cities where it was banned and former CEO Travis Kalanick stepping down after he was filmed screaming at a driver.media_cameraRiders may have to wait slightly longer... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Uber settles second lawsuit over India rapecourt filing last week said the plaintiff, identified only as Jane Doe, had rea
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
court filing last week said the plaintiff, identified only as Jane Doe, had reached a settlement with former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and Eric Alexander, the company’s former president of business in Asia Pacific, through private mediation.... Read more
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FOX Business
Why You Might Want to Stay Away From Tech's Three Biggest UnicornsYou have a lawsuit from Google's self-driving car project, Waymo, about intelle
FOX Business / Posted 20 hours ago
You have a lawsuit from Google's self-driving car project, Waymo, about intellectual property. All of that led to founder Travis Kalanick stepping down as CEO due to this flurry, basically an avalanche, of really bad PR for the company. Niu: I'm... Read more
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FOX Business
Why You Might Want to Stay Away From Tech's Three Biggest UnicornsYou have a lawsuit from Google's self-driving car project, Waymo, about intelle
FOX Business / Posted 20 hours ago
You have a lawsuit from Google's self-driving car project, Waymo, about intellectual property. All of that led to founder Travis Kalanick stepping down as CEO due to this flurry, basically an avalanche, of really bad PR for the company. Niu: I'm... Read more
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Daily Mail
Humans will happily worship a 'robot messiah', experts claimof AI says he is 'raising a god' that will treat humans as esteemed elders. He
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
of AI says he is 'raising a god' that will treat humans as esteemed elders. He is pictured with Uber founder and ex-CEO Travis Kalanick. Levandowski is also currently at the heart of a legal fight between Google and Uber Levandowski named... Read more
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The Hindu
Uber's taxi U-turn sets better Southeast Asia pathUber's entire business has been predicated on flooring it right at the establis
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Uber's entire business has been predicated on flooring it right at the establishment. Co-founder Travis Kalanick once said his company was in a campaign where “the incumbent is an a*****e called taxi.” New boss Dara Khosrowshahi just pulled a U-turn... Read more
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International Business Times
'This is insane': Uber charged a rider over $14,000 for a 21-minute ride in Toronto PR crises, investigations, a major data breach cover-up and company shakeups th
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
PR crises, investigations, a major data breach cover-up and company shakeups that eventually led to its founder and CEO Travis Kalanick stepping down. This week, Uber is heading to court to defend its right to operate in London after the... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Uber moves to settle rape victim’s lawsuitreportedly obtained Jane Doe’s medical records and shared the documents with ot
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
reportedly obtained Jane Doe’s medical records and shared the documents with other executives — including former CEO Travis Kalanick. Both men were named in Jane Doe’s lawsuit, but neither Alexander nor Kalanick could be immediately reached... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Uber moves to settle rape victim's lawsuitreportedly obtained Jane Doe's medical records and shared the documents with ot
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
reportedly obtained Jane Doe's medical records and shared the documents with other executives -- including former CEO Travis Kalanick. Both men were named in Jane Doe's lawsuit, but neither Alexander nor Kalanick could be immediately reached... Read more
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asianage
Uber, rape victim agree to settle US civil lawsuitwithdrew it. In June this year, she filed another case against the ride-hailin
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
withdrew it. In June this year, she filed another case against the ride-hailing company and its embattled CEO Travis Kalanick for “unlawfully” obtaining her medical records and engaging in offensive conspiracy theories about the brutal... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Uber moves to settle rape victim's lawsuitreportedly obtained Jane Doe's medical records and shared the documents with ot
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
reportedly obtained Jane Doe's medical records and shared the documents with other executives -- including former CEO Travis Kalanick. Both men were named in Jane Doe's lawsuit, but neither Alexander nor Kalanick could be immediately reached... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Uber moves to settle rape victim’s lawsuitreportedly obtained Jane Doe’s medical records and shared the documents with ot
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 2 days ago
reportedly obtained Jane Doe’s medical records and shared the documents with other executives — including former CEO Travis Kalanick. Both men were named in Jane Doe’s lawsuit, but neither Alexander nor Kalanick could be immediately reached... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Uber moves to settle rape victim's lawsuitreportedly obtained Jane Doe's medical records and shared the documents with ot
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
reportedly obtained Jane Doe's medical records and shared the documents with other executives -- including former CEO Travis Kalanick. Both men were named in Jane Doe's lawsuit, but neither Alexander nor Kalanick could be immediately reached... Read more
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BBC News
Uber settles defamation lawsuit over rapemedical records. Several media reports cited in the lawsuit said that senior s
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
medical records. Several media reports cited in the lawsuit said that senior staff at the ride-hailing company, including Travis Kalanick, the former Uber chief executive who was ousted in June this year, and former executives Emil Michael and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Uber agrees to settle US lawsuit filed by India rape victimnot immediately be reached for comment. The lawsuit cited several media report
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
not immediately be reached for comment. The lawsuit cited several media reports which said former Uber Chief Executive Travis Kalanick and others doubted the victim’s account of her ordeal. “Uber executives duplicitously and publicly decried... Read more
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Fortune
Uber to Settle Lawsuit Filed By India Rape Victimthe woman could not immediately be reached for comment. The lawsuit cited seve
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
the woman could not immediately be reached for comment. The lawsuit cited several media reports which said former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and others doubted the victim’s account of her ordeal. “Uber executives duplicitously and publicly decried... Read more
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Business Standard India
20-yr-old Florida man behind data breach; Uber paid him to keep it secretthe final decision to authorize the payment to the hacker and to keep the breac
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
the final decision to authorize the payment to the hacker and to keep the breach secret, though the sources said then-CEO Travis Kalanick was aware of the breach and bug bounty payment in November of last year. Kalanick, who stepped down as Uber... Read more
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Fortune
Uber Paid a 20-Year-Old Hacker To Keep Its Data Breach Secretcompany never provided any information about the hacker or how he was paid. Sou
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
company never provided any information about the hacker or how he was paid. Sources told Reuters that former CEO Travis Kalanick, who stepped down in June, was aware of the data breach and the payment to the hacker. Bug bounty programs... Read more
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The Register
Florida Man… pockets Uber cash to keep quiet about data breachabout the company and then pretend it never happened has become something of a
The Register / Posted 5 days ago
about the company and then pretend it never happened has become something of a pattern for Uber under its former CEO Travis Kalanick. Last month, a San Francisco judge halted a trial against Uber in which it is accused of stealing trade... Read more
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Slate
Ellen Pao Explains Why Silicon Valley Is Slower to Expel Abusive Menat the top are falling, from Bill O’Reilly to Matt Lauer to Harvey Weinstein to
Slate / Posted 5 days ago
at the top are falling, from Bill O’Reilly to Matt Lauer to Harvey Weinstein to Rep. John Conyers. We can count among them Travis Kalanick, the former CEO of Uber, who once nicknamed the ride-hailing company “Boober” because of the attention from... Read more
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Daily Mail
Uber paid 20-old Florida man to keep data breach...$100,000 silent payout is an all-time record for HackerOne, the firm that hosts
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
$100,000 silent payout is an all-time record for HackerOne, the firm that hosts Uber's bug bounty program Ex-Uber CEO Travis Kalanick reportedly found out about the breack in Nov 2016 Current CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said 'none of this should... Read more
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International Business Times
Who is the hidden figure on Time magazine's Person of the Year cover? Uber employee who wrote about Silicon Valley sexism in her blog, which ultimate
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
Uber employee who wrote about Silicon Valley sexism in her blog, which ultimately led to the exit of the company's CEO Travis Kalanick; Isabel Pascual, a pseudonym used by an agricultural worker who was stalked and harassed by her employer;... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Uber paid 20-old Florida man to keep data breach secretthe final decision to authorize the payment to the hacker and to keep the breac
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
the final decision to authorize the payment to the hacker and to keep the breach secret, though the sources said then-CEO Travis Kalanick was aware of the breach and bug bounty payment in November of last year. Kalanick, who stepped down as Uber... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The PR firm accused of a smear campaign against VC Shervin Pishevar has a scathing responsewould be to dispose people. Pishevar is perhaps best known as an investor in U
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
would be to dispose people. Pishevar is perhaps best known as an investor in Uber who has vocally supported former CEO Travis Kalanick. He's also invested in companies like Airbnb, Slack, and many others. Pishevar declined comment on this... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The PR firm accused of a smear campaign against VC Shervin Pishevar has a scathing responsewould be to dispose people. Pishevar is perhaps best known as an investor in U
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
would be to dispose people. Pishevar is perhaps best known as an investor in Uber who has vocally supported former CEO Travis Kalanick. He's also invested in companies like Airbnb, Slack, and many others. Pishevar declined comment on this... Read more
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EuroNews
Uber paid 20-year-old Florida man to keep data breach secretthe final decision to authorise the payment to the hacker and to keep the breac
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
the final decision to authorise the payment to the hacker and to keep the breach secret, though the sources said then-CEO Travis Kalanick was aware of the breach and bug bounty payment in November of last year. Kalanick, who stepped down as Uber... Read more
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CNET
Florida man, 20, reportedly behind massive hack at Uberdatabase hosted by Amazon Web Services. Uber said it first became aware of the
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
database hosted by Amazon Web Services. Uber said it first became aware of the hack in November 2016. Since that time, CEO Travis Kalanick stepped down and was replaced by Dara Khosrowshahi in August. The revelation has gotten the startup in hot... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Uber paid 20-old Florida man to keep data breach secretthe final decision to authorize the payment to the hacker and to keep the breac
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
the final decision to authorize the payment to the hacker and to keep the breach secret, though the sources said then-CEO Travis Kalanick was aware of the breach and bug bounty payment in November of last year. Kalanick, who stepped down as Uber... Read more
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The Mercury News
Silicon Valley figures get swept up in the unfolding sexual-harassment crisisthat “I must admit my own role in sexism in this industry and world. I am flawe
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
that “I must admit my own role in sexism in this industry and world. I am flawed too, and am working to fix those flaws.” Travis Kalanick/Uber The most high-profile sexual harassment scandal in tech involves Uber, the once high-flying... Read more
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The Mercury News
Time’s person of the year was brought to you in part by the hashtagFowler, the former Uber engineer whose blog post in February touched off a seri
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
Fowler, the former Uber engineer whose blog post in February touched off a series of events that culminated in Uber CEO Travis Kalanick being forced out over the summer. Recent developments in the wake of #MeToo include the ousters or... Read more
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Irish Examiner
TIME announced their 2017 person of the year - and it’s not Trumpshe experienced as an engineer at @uber went viral. Uber then launched an inves
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
she experienced as an engineer at @uber went viral. Uber then launched an investigation that led to the ousting of its CEO Travis Kalanick and more than 20 other employees. "When other women spoke out, they were retaliated against. So there were... Read more
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Daily Mail
#MeToo movement named Time 'Person of the Year'Fowler is a former Uber employee who spoke out about the toxic work environment
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Fowler is a former Uber employee who spoke out about the toxic work environment at the company that eventually led CEO Travis Kalanick to lose his job. Adama Iwu is a lobbyist who launched the campaign 'We Said Enough' in October to raise... Read more
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News.com.au
Uber joins global public transport bodyapproach to regulators under its new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi in a shift away from
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
approach to regulators under its new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi in a shift away from a more aggressive culture under former CEO Travis Kalanick. "One of the big emphases that Dara has made ... is that we want to be better partners for the cities we... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The Crisis Won't Kill Your Business If You Get the Response Rightpassenger safety, the treatment of drivers and employees, and municipal regulat
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
passenger safety, the treatment of drivers and employees, and municipal regulations. Uber’s founder and recently ousted CEO Travis Kalanick earned his reputation as the bawdy boy wonder of Silicon Valley by running Uber like a frat house. When all... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The Crisis Won't Kill Your Business If You Get the Response Rightpassenger safety, the treatment of drivers and employees, and municipal regulat
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
passenger safety, the treatment of drivers and employees, and municipal regulations. Uber’s founder and recently ousted CEO Travis Kalanick earned his reputation as the bawdy boy wonder of Silicon Valley by running Uber like a frat house. When all... Read more
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Greenwich Time
The Crisis Won't Kill Your Business If You Get the Response Rightpassenger safety, the treatment of drivers and employees, and municipal regulat
Greenwich Time / Posted 8 days ago
passenger safety, the treatment of drivers and employees, and municipal regulations. Uber’s founder and recently ousted CEO Travis Kalanick earned his reputation as the bawdy boy wonder of Silicon Valley by running Uber like a frat house. When all... Read more
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The News-Times
The Crisis Won't Kill Your Business If You Get the Response Rightpassenger safety, the treatment of drivers and employees, and municipal regulat
The News-Times / Posted 8 days ago
passenger safety, the treatment of drivers and employees, and municipal regulations. Uber’s founder and recently ousted CEO Travis Kalanick earned his reputation as the bawdy boy wonder of Silicon Valley by running Uber like a frat house. When all... Read more
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Fortune
Uber Is Joining the International Association of Public Transportationapproach to regulators under its new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi in a shift away from
Fortune / Posted 8 days ago
approach to regulators under its new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi in a shift away from a more aggressive culture under former CEO Travis Kalanick. “One of the big emphases that Dara has made… is that we want to be better partners for the cities we... Read more
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EuroNews
Uber joins forces with global public transport associationapproach to regulators under its new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi in a shift away from
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
approach to regulators under its new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi in a shift away from a more aggressive culture under former CEO Travis Kalanick. “One of the big emphases that Dara has made … is that we want to be better partners for the cities we... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Uber joins forces with global public transport associationapproach to regulators under its new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi in a shift away from
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
approach to regulators under its new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi in a shift away from a more aggressive culture under former CEO Travis Kalanick. "One of the big emphases that Dara has made ... is that we want to be better partners for the cities we... Read more
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Fortune
Hyperloop One Co-Founder Says Misconduct Claims are part of a ‘Smear Campaign’overseen investments in Airbnb, Munchery, and, most notably, Uber. Pishevar is
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
overseen investments in Airbnb, Munchery, and, most notably, Uber. Pishevar is reportedly a close friend of ousted Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, who by multiple accounts fostered an atmosphere in which sexism and harassment overlapped with other kinds... Read more
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The Mercury News
Uber investor Shervin Pishevar accused of sexual misconduct, report saysValley — and one of its most colorful. He made his name as an early backer of U
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
Valley — and one of its most colorful. He made his name as an early backer of Uber and a friend of now-ousted Uber CEO Travis Kalanick. In August, Pishevar wrote a letter defending Kalanick from a lawsuit by another Uber backer, Benchmark... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Uber Investor Shervin Pishevar Accused of Sexual Misconduct (1)in the Valley and a bridge to establishment figures on both coasts. He cultivat
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
in the Valley and a bridge to establishment figures on both coasts. He cultivated a relationship with Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick and publicly came to his defense when he was ousted as chief executive officer and sued by another investor.... Read more
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PRWeek UK
Top of the Month: Uber's new CEO takes control of the steering wheelKhosrowshahi's apology and action plan "deftly draws a line under the incident
PRWeek UK / Posted 12 days ago
Khosrowshahi's apology and action plan "deftly draws a line under the incident – while squarely throwing his predecessor [Travis Kalanick] under the limo". "'This may have happened under the other guy,' he's saying, 'but not me'," Leigh... Read more
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International Business Times
UberEats chief Jambu Palaniappan latest to quit troubled firm that connects customers with restaurants in dozens of cities around the world.
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
that connects customers with restaurants in dozens of cities around the world. Uber has faced months of negative press over its corporate culture. Its former chief executive Travis Kalanick resigned in June and was replaced by Dara Khosr... Read more
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TheBull
Court investigating whether Uber connived to cover its tracksand taxi operators, a cut-throat company culture, and board members feuding wit
TheBull / Posted 12 days ago
and taxi operators, a cut-throat company culture, and board members feuding with investors over co-founder and ousted chief Travis Kalanick. The hard-charging style that helped Uber succeed also made Kalanick a target for critics. Dents to Uber's... Read more
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International Business Times
Uber hack: 2.7 million UK customers and drivers affected by major 2016 data breach of sexism and harassment to its lawsuit with Google's Waymo and an exodus of to
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
of sexism and harassment to its lawsuit with Google's Waymo and an exodus of top executives, including its founder Travis Kalanick. The company also continues to face regulatory battles in multiple US states and countries across the... Read more
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