Uber

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Tech Cities Struggle With New Business Rules

Technology companies point out that the push for regulation is ironic in many technology-heavy cities that have built their reputations, in large part, on being on the leading edge.

09/29/2014

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New App Sends Hair Stylists On House Calls

A new Dallas based company is bringing the blow-out to your front door.

CBS 11–07/14/2014

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Uber & MADD Partner Up For Safety Effort

In anticipation of the Fourth of July holiday weekend, Uber and MADD are forming a partnership and launching a national effort to keep people safe on the road.

07/02/2014

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No Resolution In Dallas On-Demand, Taxi Transportation Fight

Dallas City Hall tried once again to broker middle ground between traditional taxi service and app-on-demand private transport companies like Uber and LYFT. But a hoped-for resolution will have to wait for another day.

04/25/2014

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Regulation Possibly On The Way For Uber, Lyft

Taxi’s, limos and transportation technology companies Uber and Lyft may soon all play by the same rules.

04/24/2014

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Uber X Finds Gaps In Criminal Background Checks

The shared ride service Uber discovers a multi-state criminal database it was using may not include all federal criminal records and was missing many county records.

02/20/2014

A Surplus Of Taxis Roam The Streets Of Madrid

Dallas City Hall Divided On Uber Solution

Months after trying to quietly pass new “anti-Uber” regulations, the City of Dallas Tuesday held its first public hearing on changes to the city’s transportation codes.

01/22/2014

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Companies Team Up To Deliver Christmas Trees To Your Door

Ever suddenly decide you want a live Christmas tree delivered to your front door? Smartphone technology is making it happen across North Texas — but for one day only! Two companies are teaming up to deliver trees.

CBS 11–12/05/2013

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Uber Teams Up With Home Depot To Deliver Christmas Trees

Getting a Christmas tree from the store to your front door will be a little easier in Dallas, at least for one day.

12/04/2013

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I-TEAM: Yellow Cab Pressured City To Take Action Against Rival

Ever since driving into Dallas, the car service technology company, Uber, has run into opposition from city hall. Behind that opposition the CBS 11 I-Team consistently found Uber’s competition, Yellow Cab.

CBS 11–10/23/2013

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Dallas Interim City Manager Admits “Mistake” Over Car-For-Hire Service

Dallas’s Interim City Manager seems to be shifting his approach over a local limousine service in reverse.

CBS 11–10/21/2013

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New On-Demand Car Service May Come To Dallas

A new on-demand car service could soon be coming to Dallas.

09/13/2013

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