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Uber parks its service in Morocco

 Uber is pulling the brakes on its service in Morocco, which will cease on February 23, as it waits (and hopes) for local regulators to accommodate app-based ride-hailing. Read More

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Update: Uber food delivery driver who killed customer turns himself in to police

A food delivery driver who shot and killed a man in the Peachtree Heights West neighborhood on Feb. 17 has turned himself in, according to the Atlanta Police Department. Robert Bivines, 36, has been charged with the felony murder of … Continue reading

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Uber Eats driver shoots and kills customer in Buckhead

A food delivery driver shot and killed a man in the Peachtree Heights West neighborhood at 2870 Pharr Court South late Feb. 17, according to the Atlanta Police Department. Police believe the Uber Eats driver shot the victim, a 30-year-old … Continue reading

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When Calling An Uber Can Pay Off For Cities and States

New taxes and fees on ride-hailing services have raised millions of dollars for transportation, infrastructure, and even public schools.

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Uber, Google and other tech employees form Coalition of Black Excellence

 When black employee resource groups from a variety of tech companies come together, black magic happens. More specifically, black excellence happens. The Coalition of Black Excellence Week, spearheaded by Uber Litigation Counsel Angela Johnson in collaboration with black ERGs from … Continue reading

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Uber is reportedly preparing to sell its Southeast Asian business to Grab

 Uber is preparing to sell its Southeast Asian business to Grab in exchange for a stake in the Singaporean ridesharing company that has a big presence in that region, according to a new report from CNBC. Read More Read more … Continue reading

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Uber could be profitable if it wants to, says CEO

 Uber lost $4.5 billion last year, but CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said he’s not worried. Speaking at the¬†Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference in San Francisco on Wednesday, the newly appointed chief¬†defended the company’s financials, saying that “we can turn the … Continue reading

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Uber to require a 6-hour break for every 12 hours of driving in the U.S.

 Uber has added a feature that will force a six-hour offline break whenever a driver on its platform reaches 12 hours of driving time. The feature is similar to one that Uber has in place in a few markets already … Continue reading

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