Waymo filing says ex-Uber CEO Travis Kalanick knew engineer had Google info In the ongoing legal case between Uber and Waymo, a new filing suggests Uber knew that Anthony Levandowski possessed Google information as of last March, before Otto’s acquisition. The former Google self-driving project engineer founded Otto, and then joined Uber to lead its[…]
Uber Founder Travis Kalanick Resigns as C.E.O. “I love Uber more than anything in the world and at this difficult moment in my personal life I have accepted the investors request to step aside so that Uber can go back to building rather than be distracted with another fight,” Mr. Kalanick said in a statement.
One Way to Fix Uber: Think Twice Before Using It Yet the Uber we have now is simply not up to that task. Even its board now acknowledges that the world desperately needs a better Uber. The company is finally taking major steps to prove it actually is serious about improving, as was evident on[…]
Here’s the 13-page report that’s shaking up Uber’s culture On Tuesday, Uber released to employees the results of an intensive study into its corporate culture. The 13-page report includes recommendations like re-naming the War Room the “peace room” and limiting some of Travis Kalanick’s responsibilities at the company. The CEO also announced he’s taking a[…]
Travis Kalanick is taking time away from Uber Travis Kalanick is taking time away from Uber to deal with his family tragedy, according to an email sent to the company. The CEO had been weighing a leave of absence from the company that’s been grappling with a series of cascading crises.
Uber Fires Executive Over Handling of Rape Investigation in India Uber has fired an executive who obtained medical records of a woman who had been raped by her Uber driver in India, the latest example of misconduct unearthed at the ride-hailing giant.
Judge rules Uber must disclose key document in Waymo self-driving car case SAN FRANCISCO A magistrate judge has ruled that Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] must hand over a key document that could shed light on what its executives knew about alleged theft of trade secrets from Alphabet Inc’s Waymo self-driving car unit.