The move could help the firm win over more consumers, and also help place it in a more favorable legal position.
Line Taxi is taking advantage of a key partnership with a local taxi company’s army of cars, expanding its reach far beyond that of Uber’s.
Uber has turned the tables on its interlocutors by putting the spotlight on whether the streets of Delhi, Bogota, and Nairobi are safe for women, and what the city authorities can do about it.
Uber may be dogged by controversies around the world, but there is no let-up in enthusiasm from investors for the taxi app. The latest funding brings Uber’s series E round to a whopping total of $2.8 ...
The merger puts Didi Dache and Kuaidi Dache on a collision course with Uber for global domination.
Everyone's Uber will share ride data with a local university and the Fukuoka City government in order to improve transportation infrastructure.
Uber touts this as “additional layers of screening,” but the company’s many missteps in the run-up to the rape tragedy reveal that its screening was practically non-existent.
UberX’s base fare starts at Rp 3,000 (23 cents) aka very cheap.
Uber already has an uphill ride, trying to comply with radio taxi license rules in India. And now the road’s getting steeper with two of its main rivals merging.
The head of Beijing's transportation committee has said that Uber's private-car business model is illegal. But that doesn't necessarily mean Uber and similar services are down for the count...
Beijing authorities announced Friday that they cannot agree on regulations concerning Uber and other private taxi-like apps, and that there is currently no timetable for a decision.
Uber has resumed services in New Delhi. The app-based taxi service was barred from operating in the Indian capital in December after a woman alleged she was raped by a driver after she booked a cab us...
Kakao Taxi is set to launch in the first quarter of 2015, initially just in South Korea.
China’s Ministry of Transport says it's now cracking down on private cars charging for rides.
Uber is trying something new in Hong Kong today with the launch of UberCARGO. It’s a world-first debut for UberCARGO.
Before we turn the page to 2015, let’s take a refresher on events that made headlines in the Philippine tech and startup scenes this year.
Uber will have to become an aggregator of radio taxis fitted with GPS-based tracking devices connected to a control center. Just a GPS tracking app on the driver’s smartphone won’t do.