Uber's New Ventures Have Little To Do With Transportation

Business | Eric Lieberman
An open sign is seen at the office of taxi-hailing service Uber Inc during a driver recruitment event in Hong Kong, China December 29, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

They want to play a big part of your everyday life

Dem Who Tried To Kill Uber Took Bundles Of Money From Taxi Industry

Business | Eric Lieberman

“Driving Away Jobs” by banning driving jobs

The Colombian Government Just Took 1200 Cars From Uber Drivers

Daily Caller News Foundation | JP Carroll
CHIANG MAI,THAILAND - SEP 16,2015 : A woman hand holding Uber app showing on Samsung note 3 in the car,Uber is smartphone app-based transportation network. Shutterstock - Prathan Chorruangsak

‘Cannot keep allowing illegal [transport services]’

Stripper Sues Strip Club, Claims She's More Than Just 'Independent Contractor'

Business | Connor D. Wolf
A San Francisco-based stripper has filed a lawsuit claiming the strip club where she works misrepresents her employment status by stating she is an independent contractor, according to reports Monday. Photo credit: Shutterstock.

Claims she isn’t an independent contractor

The 16 Uber Drivers You'll Meet This Weekend

Slideshow | Campbell North

These are the drivers you’ll encounter on your night out, if you haven’t already

World's Largest Investment Company Funnels Money Into Uber's Chinese Rival

Business | Eric Lieberman
A BlackRock building is seen in New York June 12, 2009. REUTERS/Eric Thayer/File Photo - RTSG59I

Everyone wants a piece of China

Uber's Latest Blow To Chinese Rival Has Potential $2 Billion Price Tag

Business | Eric Lieberman
An open sign is seen at the office of taxi-hailing service Uber Inc during a driver recruitment event in Hong Kong, China December 29, 2015. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

The free market pits America vs. China once again

Uber Succumbs To Driver Demands With Shiny New Features

Business | Eric Lieberman
CHIANG MAI,THAILAND - SEP 16,2015 : A woman hand holding Uber app showing on Samsung note 3 in the car,Uber is smartphone app-based transportation network. Shutterstock - Prathan Chorruangsak

Uber wants their drivers to be uber-comfortable

Uber Has Big Plans To Exploit The Impending DC Metro Headache

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Birr
iPhone 6s Plus Uber app showing in the car,Uber is smartphone app-based transportation network. Shutterstock/mrmohock

‘Price surging is a very useful tool’

Austin's Uber Exodus Sparks Surge In Black Market Ride-Sharing

Business | Guy Bentley
iPhone 6s Plus Uber app showing in the car,Uber is smartphone app-based transportation network. Shutterstock/mrmohock

Uber and Lyft leave Austin to mercy of the black market

Union Upset With Union Over New Uber Contract

Business | Connor D. Wolf
A striking French taxi drivers displays the message, "Uber Go Home" during a national protest about competition from private car ride firms like Uber, in Paris, France, January 26, 2016. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

‘Historic betrayal’

Uber Recognizes New Union-Like Group In New York

Business | Connor D. Wolf
A striking French taxi drivers displays the message, "Uber Go Home" during a national protest about competition from private car ride firms like Uber, in Paris, France, January 26, 2016. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

‘The guild is the first of its kind’

Uber, Lyft Leave Austin After Vote For Stricter Regulations

Business | Guy Bentley
Maya Jackson a Lyft driver holds a Lyft Glowstache during a photo opportunity in San Francisco

Uber and Lyft cease operations in Austin rather than comply with new regulations

Liberals And Conservatives Join To Defend Ride-Sharing From Austin Council's Attacks

Opinion | R.J. Caster
An Uber car is seen parked with the driver's lunch left on the dashboard in Venice, Los Angeles

Something left and right can agree on: Uber and Lyft

Hillary Clinton Poses A Threat To The Gig Economy

Opinion | Dennis Cakert
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton addresses the attendees of the 61st Annual NAACP 'Fight For Freedom Fund Dinner' in Detroit

The gig economy should be treated with regulatory humility, not shackled with depression era regulations.

Major Union Backs Out Of Airbnb Deal After External Pressure

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Opponents of Airbnb rally (REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton)

‘It is our clear understanding that SEIU will not have a deal with Airbnb’

SEIU Attacked By Fellow Unions For Negotiating With Airbnb

Business | Connor D. Wolf
A man walks past a logo of Airbnb (REUTERS/Yuya Shino)
'We are appalled by reports that SEIU is partnering with Airbnb'

NJ Taxis And Uber OUTRAGED Over New Ride-Sharing Rule

Business | Connor D. Wolf
A striking French taxi drivers displays the message, "Uber Go Home" during a national protest about competition from private car ride firms like Uber, in Paris, France, January 26, 2016. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

‘The power of taxi special interests matters more’

Douchey College Student Curses Out Uber Driver. Wow

Education | Kerry Picket

‘No one should be treated with such disrespect’

Uber Edges Out Traditional Taxis, DC Proposes New Deregulated System

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Birr
An Uber representative registers people on his smartphone in the Queens borough of New York July 21, 2015. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

‘It’s 100 percent digital. We are reducing the barriers to entry’