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Uber will now let users book rides 30 days in advance and pick a favorite driver

Uber will now let users book rides 30 days in advance and pick a favorite driver Uber is rolling out a new feature this week that will let users reserve rides up to 30 days in advance and pick their favorite driver for the trip as the ride-hailing company seeks out new ways to attract customers […]

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Uber has its highest close since IPO

Uber has its highest close since IPO Uber shares surged 7.38% to close at $48.18 following news that a vaccine candidate is 90% effective at preventing COVID-19, and could start coming to market in a matter of months. The announcement by drugmakers Pfizer and BioNTech sparked widespread optimism and helped boost shares across industries that have […]

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Transportation on the ballot, Softbank parks its money in REEF and Tesla Tequila arrives

Transportation on the ballot, Softbank parks its money in REEF and Tesla Tequila arrives The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click The Station — to receive it every Saturday in your inbox. Welcome back to The Station, a newsletter dedicated to all the present and future […]

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Human Capital: The gig economy in a post-Prop 22 world

Human Capital: The gig economy in a post-Prop 22 world Welcome back to Human Capital and congrats on making it through one of the hardest weeks of the longest year. Now that the Associated Press has called the election in favor of Joe Biden, it should be good news for DEI practitioners, who expressed some […]

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Provizio closes $6.2M seed round for its car safety platform using sensors and AI

Provizio closes .2M seed round for its car safety platform using sensors and AI Provizio, a combination hardware and software startup with technology to improve car safety, has closed a seed investment round of $6.2million. Investors include Bobby Hambrick (the founder of Autonomous Stuff); the founders of Movidius; the European Innovation Council (EIC); ACT Venture […]

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After Prop 22’s passage, Uber is taking its lobbying effort global

After Prop 22’s passage, Uber is taking its lobbying effort global Fresh off of its success on Election Day, Uber is signaling that it will continue to push laws similar to the Proposition 22 measure approved by California voters that will keep gig workers classified as independent contractors. The ride-hailing company’s ambitions for laws that […]

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Huge delivery demand fails to stop Uber’s revenue from shrinking in Q3

Huge delivery demand fails to stop Uber’s revenue from shrinking in Q3 Despite surging delivery demand, Uber’s third-quarter ultimately failed to meet investor revenue expectations in the third quarter. Uber reported gross bookings of $14.7 billion, in the period, a decline of 10% compared to the year-ago quarter. That level of platform spend generated revenue […]

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Shares of Uber, Lyft soar on expected passage of California gig-labor ballot measure

Shares of Uber, Lyft soar on expected passage of California gig-labor ballot measure Shares of American ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft are sharply higher in pre-market trading this morning on the expected passage of Proposition 22, a California ballot measure that allow tech-enabled, on-demand companies to continue classifying gig-workers as independent contractors. Shares of Uber […]

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CA ballot measure that keeps gig workers as independent contractors is projected to pass

CA ballot measure that keeps gig workers as independent contractors is projected to pass Uber, Lyft, Instacart and DoorDash — the major backers of California’s Proposition 22 — are getting their way. The proposition, which will keep gig workers classified as independent contractors, is projected to pass. The Associated Press called the race with 67% […]

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Waymo pauses operations in San Francisco, stays the course in Phoenix on Election Day

Waymo pauses operations in San Francisco, stays the course in Phoenix on Election Day Waymo has taken a dual approach to operations on Election Day. In San Francisco, where Waymo has been testing its autonomous vehicles, driving operations have been temporarily suspended Tuesday and Wednesday “out of an abundance of caution.” Its fleet of autonomous […]

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