The federal government steps into a regulatory issue long left to states to figure out, observers say.
Because they are not considered employees, gig workers and their families often have fewer financial protections when they are hurt killed on the job.
A program aims to divert nonemergency 911 callers into rideshares that take them to clinics.
Uber and Lyft drivers are banding together to launch a strike on Wednesday in several major American cities.
They can be left anywhere, which riles wealthy communities. But that might make them surprisingly effective in underserved neighborhoods.
The city council is temporarily banning new permits for the popular rideshare services due to increasing concerns about traffic, as well as the impact they have on taxi drivers.
Teslyne, a new startup in Denver, is banking on customers paying more than they would for Uber or Lyft for the chance to ride in an electric Tesla. Unlike with Uber or Lyft, the company owns the Teslas and though it interacts with riders through an app, Teslyne CEO Kyle Ewing says it is “more […]
A Twitter thread about the rise of Uber and Lyft in New York City.
Uber has hired Harvard business professor Frances Frei to make changes at a pivotal moment for the company.