Tag : Uber
Uber looks to flying cars to secure its future title : Uber Looks To Flying Cars As Next Project
summary : Flying cars? The idea alone sends shivers down the spine, but that is the route which Uber would like to take to secure its future.
date : Apr 27, 2017 11:33 AM EDT
Uber title : Uber To Be Removed From App Store?
summary : Apple is not too happy with Uber’s app that is able to secretly identify iPhones, and this breach of trust might result in it being removed from the App Store.
date : Apr 26, 2017 06:48 AM EDT
Uber title : New Taxi Law Marks Uber Exit In Denmark
summary : The next time you launch your Uber app in Denmark, don't be surprised when no rides turn up as Uber is no longer operating in that Scandinavian country with the latest taxi law approved.
date : Mar 29, 2017 06:54 PM EDT
Front view of Uber's Autonomous Self Driving Car in Pittsburgh title : Uber Says Goodbye To California, Moves To Arizona to Test Self-Driving Cars
summary : Uber had chosen to move its self-driving cars from the public roads of California to Arizona. This comes after the ride-hailing company was warned by California regulators to stop testing its autonomous vehicles. The office of California’s Attorney General even sent a letter to Uber. The company initially refused to “immediately” remove its self-driving cars.
date : Dec 23, 2016 11:12 AM EST
Close up of Uber's Self Driving Car in Pittsburgh on River Blvd title : Uber Still Refuses to Follow California's Order To Stop Testing Self-Driving Cars
summary : Uber refuses to follow orders to stop its self-driving vehicle tests on the public roads of San Francisco. This is even after California’s Attorney General had sent a letter to the popular ride-hailing company last Friday. Uber was asked to first apply for permit from the California Department of Motor Vehicles. Otherwise, it cannot continue to test its cars.
date : Dec 20, 2016 09:47 AM EST
Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk title : Elon Musk Added as a Strategic Adviser to Trump's Economic Forum
summary : The Silicon Valley is known to have been critical of President-elect Donald Trump. Many were anxious when news broke out last week that the Trump transition team had invited some of America’s prominent tech leaders in a summit. But before the meeting even started it was already announced that Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has been added to Trump’s Strategic and Policy Forum.
date : Dec 15, 2016 10:02 AM EST
Apple logo title : Apple Confirmed Interest In Self-Driving Technology After More Than A Year Of Speculations
summary : Apple has been tight-lipped on whether it is actually working on self-driving technology or not. This is amidst speculations and reports that the tech giant is venturing into the automotive industry. Just recently, in a move to appeal to safety regulators, Apple has sent a letter to the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The content of the letter seemed to confirm the interest of the company in the further development of self-driving technology.
date : Dec 05, 2016 09:01 AM EST
Amazon Echo arrives in Europe title : Amazon Echo Release Dates Finally Arrives in the UK and Germany
summary : Folks living in Europe -- the UK and Germany in particular, will be pleased to know that the Amazon Echo has finally arrived from across the Atlantic more than two years after it debuted in the US.
date : Sep 14, 2016 12:44 PM EDT
Uber title : Uber Debuts Self-Driving Vehicles in Landmark Pittsburgh Trial
summary : When Pittsburgh wakes up on Wednesday morning, some residents will have the choice of going about their day in an Uber that drives itself.
date : Sep 14, 2016 11:58 AM EDT
Ford is getting autopilot by 2021? title : Ford 'Self-Driving' Car Release Date; Is Uber and Lyft on Their Way Out?
summary : If science fiction versions of the future have taught us anything, it is that we are headed into an age of driverless vehicles. The company who has this technology can change the world, and the one to have it first is Ford. What Ford has is a killer of Uber and Lyft.
date : Aug 18, 2016 11:51 AM EDT
Michigan Kalamazoo Shooting title : Michigan Shooting Suspect Jason Dalton Is Reportedly An 'Uber' Driver, Acted 'Erratically' Prior to Rampage
summary : The suspect in a series of deadly shootings in Kalamazoo, Michigan on Saturday evening, a man named Jason Brian Dalton, is apparently an Uber driver who may have been firing at people randomly as he picked up fares, a source familiar with the investigation told CNN.
date : Feb 21, 2016 09:35 PM EST
Paypal Co-Founder Peter Thiel title : PayPal Co-Founder Peter Thiel Tells Post Seed 2014: 'There’s No Tech Bubble, But Many Companies Are Poorly Managed'
summary : PayPal and Palantir co-founder Peter Thiel spoke to attendees at the first Post Seed 2014 Conference in San Francisco on Tuesday and told the gathering that he did not view the currently hot technology startup market as a tech bubble. "We are nowhere near the 1999/2000 insanity," said Thiel, referring to the infamous "dot com" collapse when many new technology firms failed to survive.
date : Dec 04, 2014 03:06 PM EST
Parking Mobile App title : Mobile Apps Make Parking Easier in SF, Chicago, NYC, But Disruptive Technology Is Causing Problems Too
summary : Smartphone technology has enabled users to make the process of finding or paying for a parking space infinitely easier, but as more app makers push the envelope for better deals, some cities are pushing back.
date : Nov 24, 2014 11:25 PM EST