A UK labor union is taking Uber to court after one of its members was fired for failing two of Uber’s facial recognition checks.
One of Jason Dalton's last passengers alleges he tried and failed to get Uber to deactivate the driver, who said the app made him a "puppet," before the killings.
As fuel prices skyrocket, many Brazilian Uber drivers can't make ends meet with pay that hasn’t changed since 2015.
Lyft was accused of price gouging evacuees before eventually turning off surge pricing.
Uber plans to appeal the ruling on the California ballot initiative, with clones in numerous jurisdictions facing similar scrutiny.
Uber and Lyft have spent years confusing the public about their financial health.
Uber, Lyft, DoorDash, and Instacart have spent the past year failing to introduce Prop 22 clones through legislation. This is the first ballot measure since California's last year.
Drivers in 11 cities nationwide are calling on others to turn off the app all day on July 21, as well as for passengers to boycott the companies that day.
Drivers told Motherboard they're never coming back because of horrific working conditions before and during the pandemic.
Senators Amy Klobuchar and Richard Blumenthal posed questions to the ride-hail companies over tablets that use facial recognition to serve ads.
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi tweeted his experience delivering on his own platform over the weekend, but drivers on Reddit say it doesn't match reality.