The court issued a preliminary injunction, using harsh language about the rideshare companies' “prolonged and brazen refusal to comply with California law."
Facing new laws and legal challenges, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi wrote in the New York Times that Uber would create a benefits fund to preserve drivers' status as 'independent contractors'—but only with a law that forces other companies to do the same.
“In an open letter released on Thursday, dozens of academics proposed a set of principles to stop companies from influencing research with proprietary data and influence.
The Twitter accounts for Biden, Uber, Elon Musk, Mike Bloomberg, and more, all solicited bitcoins from their followers on Wednesday.
Uber's new strategy is just like its old one. Make its money-losing business bigger by buying other money-losing businesses like Postmates.
JUMP wanted to create a better, more bike-friendly world. Former employees told Motherboard how getting acquired by Uber led to JUMP bikes being destroyed by the thousands.
Amazon, which provides the technical backbone of ICE and plotted to smear a fired Black organizer, says it 'stands in solidarity with the Black community' in the 'fight against racism and injustice.' And that's just the beginning.
Essential workers worry they might bring the disease home to their immunocompromised family members. Some are quitting out of fear.
Nearly half of drivers in the tri-state area have requested help getting food since the coronavirus outbreak. "I have three days' worth of food left," one said.
Users have created an entire genre of videos designed to scare away would-be harassers and help vulnerable people navigate dodgy situations.
"We work long hours and deserve better than the six foul-smelling and fly-ridden port-a-potties available to us at the nation’s 2nd busiest airport.”
She broke almost every piece of guidance aimed at preventing the virus from spreading, reports the 'Guardian'.