Uber CEO Resigns Under Investor PressureTravis Kalanick, the combative and troubled CEO of ride-hailing giant Uber, has resigned under pressure from investors at a pivotal time for the company.
Uber Adds Option To Tip Drivers As It Heads In New DirectionUber is enabling passengers to tip its U.S. drivers with a tap on its ride-hailing app for the first time, part of a push to recast itself as a company with a conscience and a heart.
Uber CEO To Take Leave, Leadership Team To Run CompanyUber CEO Travis Kalanick will take a leave of absence for an unspecified period and let his leadership team run the troubled ride-hailing company while he's gone.
Uber Moves To Repair Tainted Image With 20 Firings, 1 HiringUber, the world's leading ride-hailing company, has taken two big steps toward repairing its corporate image: It fired 20 employees for a host of harassment problems and hired an Apple marketing executive to rescue its tainted brand.
Uber Posts $708M Loss As Revenue Grows; Finance Head QuitsRide-hailing giant Uber has reported another multimillion dollar loss even as its revenues grow.
Mother Of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Killed In Boat AccidentThe mother of the CEO of the ride-hailing company Uber died in a boat accident Friday evening in Fresno County, the company said.
With New Law, Lyft, Uber Set To Return To Texas Capital CityRide-hailing giants Uber and Lyft, which left Texas's tech-savvy capital city a year ago over local fingerprint requirements for drivers, are set to return after state lawmakers intervened.
Texas Senate OKs Statewide Ride-Hailing RulesGiven final approval 20-10 on Wednesday, the bill brings ride-hailing companies under Texas regulatory control and imposes fees.
Uber Driver Shot By Vet Accused Of Firing 15 Rounds At CarAn Uber driver in Dallas was shot in the stomach while sitting in a vehicle just outside a Lakewood area apartment complex, in the 100 block of North Brookside Drive.
Texas House OKs Statewide Ride Hailing Rules, Defying AustinThe Texas House has voted to create statewide regulations for ride-hailing companies, potentially voiding a local Austin ordinance that caused Uber and Lyft to stop operating in the state capital.
Uber Vows To Change Direction, Become More Humane CompanyUber is vowing to head down a new road and become a more humane company.
President Of Embattled Uber Leaves 6 Months On JobJeff Jones, the president of the embattled ride-hailing company Uber, has resigned just six months after taking the job.