Instead, the VC industry and the cash-burning startups it favors waste money and human capital—resources the rest of America needs to grow.
The 737 Max’s gruesome death toll has already alarmed at least one auto industry executive. Dieter Zetsche, chief executive at Daimler, told a conference in China on March 24 that Boeing’s crisis hints at what will happen if autonomous algorithms go awry
How about not driving for a company that wants to erase you?
It’s hard to believe these slogans could be endorsed by anyone beyond an overworked kindergarten teacher doing a half-assed job
“No legal challenge changes the fact that Uber made congestion on our roads worse and paid their drivers less than a living wage,” said Seth Stein, a spokesman for the mayor. “The city’s new laws aim to change that.”
Is a major change in the gig economy around the corner?
multi-year fight between Uber and New York City. NYC mayor Bill de Blasio has been in favor of new legislation to regulate ride-hailing companies for years. And the NYC Council finally voted in favor of such a new rule back in August 2018.
big bets such as Uber Freight, autonomous driving, bikes, scooters and flying cars are weighing on Uber’s long-term profitability.