Uber now lets premium riders opt out of conversations with drivers

Uber now lets premium riders opt out of conversations with drivers

Uber has evolved beyond recognition since its debut in San Francisco back in 2011, with the company now offering everything from food delivery...

Uber is now offering a ‘quiet mode’ option for its luxury service

Uber is rolling out a series of new features for its higher-priced luxury car service, Uber Black, including a “quiet car”...

Uber’s Movement Speeds feature offers hourly street-level traffic data

In 2017, ride-hailing conglomerate Uber launched Movement, a toolset intended to help local leaders, urban planners, and communities make informed civil engineering decisions...

Daimler Plans to Make Its Cars Carbon Neutral by 2039

This story originally appeared on HuffPost and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration.Mercedes-Benz owner Daimler AG has set the most ambitious target...

A Bet on Uber Is a Bet on Self-Driving

On Friday morning, Uber executives are set to ring the opening bell of the New York Stock Exchange as their $82 billion company...

Uber’s $82 billion valuation underwhelms in most anticipated IPO since Facebook

(Reuters) — Uber priced its initial public offering on Thursday at the low end of its targeted range for a valuation of $82.4...

Jeff Bezos announces Blue Origin is going to the moon

Blue Origin today unveiled its Blue Moon lunar lander and shared plans to go to the moon in the years ahead. The company...

Delta will test free in-flight Wi-Fi this month

Delta Air Lines will test offering free Wi-Fi on 55 domestic daily flights this month. The tests will start on May...
Square taps Postmates to let merchants offer on-demand deliveries

Square taps Postmates to let merchants offer on-demand deliveries

Square is partnering with courier network Postmates to bring on-demand deliveries to more restaurants and retailers. The integration, which is rolling out today, will...

Germany tests overhead wires to charge hybrid trucks on highways

Germany is trialling a new highway that uses overhead electrified cabling to recharge the batteries in hybrid vehicles as they drive,...