Benedict Cumberbatch
(AP Photo/Yong Teck Lim, File)
June 02, 2018 - 10:58 am
LONDON (AP) — The food-delivery firm Deliveroo thanked Benedict Cumberbatch on Saturday after a newspaper reported that the "Sherlock" star had fought off muggers who were attacking one of its cyclists. Uber driver Manuel Dias told the Sun newspaper that he was driving Cumberbatch and his wife...
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General Motors headquarters, Renaissance Center in Detroit
May 31, 2018 - 10:17 am
By Chris Isidore and Peter Valdes-Dapena (CNN Money) -- Japan's Softbank is pouring more money into the future of American cars. Softbank will invest $2.25 billion in General Motors' autonomous vehicle efforts, months after it took a large ownership stake in Uber . GM announced it is also investing...
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This June 21, 2017, file photo shows the building that houses the headquarters of Uber, in San Francisco.
AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File
May 15, 2018 - 8:52 am
By Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber's ride-hailing service will give its U.S. passengers and drivers more leeway to pursue claims of sexual misconduct, its latest attempt to shed its reputation for brushing aside bad behavior. The shift announced Tuesday will allow...
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Steve Tawa
March 29, 2018 - 1:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW NEWSRADIO) — A federal appeals court in Philadelphia has ruled that Uber did not violate antitrust laws in another setback to the traditional taxi industry. In a 26-page decision for the Third Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, Judge Marjorie Rendell wrote even if Uber “inundated the...
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Moving Truck
Lynne Adkins
March 27, 2018 - 10:51 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW NEWSRADIO) -- Need to move a desk or a chair, but your car is too small? There's an app for that. Dolly is an uber-like service in seven cities, the latest is Philadelphia. But instead of transporting you, locals with trucks will move your stuff. Kevin Shawver, the company's...
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